The most LGBTQ+ friendly industries, and what that means for job seeking

Thankfully, there are many industries that have been found in recent years to be inclusive and welcoming towards members of the LGBTQ+ communities. As the world becomes more accepting, so does the workforce. That doesn’t mean there isn’t discrimination, though—and …

By Sean Kelly - College Recruiter
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Tips for Managing Gender Transition in the Workplace

Illustration by Marian Blair

No matter what aspect of your life you consider, the journey of gender transition can be nerve wracking, and one arena where you may feel even more trepidation about how to proceed is in the workplace. …

By Mateo Sánchez Morales - Idealist Careers
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How to Tell If a Company Truly Values Diversity and Inclusion (or Is Just All Talk)

Employers talk a lot about diversity and inclusion. In fact, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a company that doesn’t say they’re diverse and inclusive. Companies make these claims on their web sites, in job descriptions, and at career fairs. But how …

By Victorio Duran III - Vault
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A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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Practical Advice for Transgender and Nonbinary Folks Navigating the Job Search

Written by S.E. Fleenor

Retrieved from The Muse, 5 Practical Advice for Transgender and Nonbinary Folks Navigating the Job Search 

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The job search can be stressful for anyone. You have to find a company you like offering a …

By Logan Caswell
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Job Searching with a Chosen/Preferred Name

Written by Kyle Inselman
Retrieved from University of Denver, Job Searching with a Chosen/Preferred Name

It’s the first thing you type in an application form, the biggest text on your resume, and the first thing a potential employer learns about …

By Logan Caswell
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Coming Out at Work

Retrieved from Human Rights Campaign, Coming Out at Work 

Coming out at work can seem like a challenge, but it may also relieve the daily stress of hiding who you are. In 2020, the Supreme Court of the United States …

By Logan Caswell
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10 Tips for Finding a Mentor—and Making the Relationship Count

Retrieved from How to Find a Mentor Who’s Right for You | The Muse
By Lisa Rabasca Roepe

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When Kelly Jackson was a 24-year-old public relations manager at the Philadelphia-based marketing firm Allen & Gerritsen (A&G), she asked …

By Keashla Marengo
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5 Illegal Interview Questions and How to Dodge Them

Retrieved from How to Dodge 5 Illegal Interview Questions | The Muse
by Angela Smith, MBA

You’re sitting in the interview for your dream job, and it’s going great. You’ve knocked the hard questions out of the park, and you and …

By Keashla Marengo
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Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality 2021

Retrieved from hrc.org | Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality 2021

Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index is the national benchmarking tool on corporate policies, practices and benefits pertinent to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer employees.

The Human …

By Keashla Marengo
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Starting a New Job While Non-Binary | Set Yourself Up for Success

You’ve made it through the interview process, accepted your job offer, and now you’re off to begin your new job. When you start in your new position and meet your new co-workers, you want to make the best first impression …

By Joeli Katz - Idealist Careers
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