LGBTQ+

This community is meant to provide information and resources to help you navigate your career development as a student identifying as LGBTQ+. We are here to support you throughout the process and to answer your questions about how to address topics like identity disclosure and finding LGBTQ friendly employers throughout your job search and in the workplace.  Feel free to browse the Fleishman Center resources to educate yourself about your rights and policies. 

2020’s Top Employers: Rapid response to COVID-10, diversity, and innovation

Original article written by Alaine G. Levine | October 30, 2020 | Sciencemag.org

In a year like no other, 2020’s Top Employers Survey not only highlighted the best working environments in pharma and biotech but also addressed some of the unique issues …

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

Click here to view the original article on Idealist.org

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 …

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Hard Skills vs. Soft Skills: What Are They and How Can You Show Them Off in Your Job Search?

There’s no way around it. In your job hunt, your skills matter. They tell potential employers not only what you can do, but how you can do it and even who you are. All your skills can generally be divided …

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Transgender Awareness Month: Coming Out as Transgender in the Workplace HRC Resource

“Some transgender people who wish to disclose this truth about themselves to others have reached a breaking point in their lives where it’s too difficult to hide who they are any longer. Transgender people often feel compelled to share who …

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Featured Resources

LGBTQ Career Development Guide

Develop your career as an LGBTQ community member and learn how to market yourself to potential employers.

DiversityInc highlights the top 50 diverse employers each year. View their top 50 lists from the past 20 years!

Forbes’ annual list highlighting America’s best employers for diversity and inclusion. Search for companies by name or sort by state!

The world’s premier non profit organization dedicated to achieving LGBTQ workplace equality.

Helps high-achieving LGBTQ undergraduates by providing conferences in business, engineering, marketing and tech.

Helps those in need achieve their professional goals through programs tailored to the needs of LGBT job-seekers.

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