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The Power of "OUT": LGBT in the Workplace [NOOK Book]

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Until now, the line has not been clearly drawn between the corporate closet and the revolving door. New research from the Center for Work-Life Policy quantifies the loss to U.S. companies that fail to create a workplace hospitable to their lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender employees. Our data show the consequences of LGBT employees forced to keep their lives and loved ones a secret from colleagues. Also included in the report are cutting-edge initiatives employed by a ...
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Overview


Until now, the line has not been clearly drawn between the corporate closet and the revolving door. New research from the Center for Work-Life Policy quantifies the loss to U.S. companies that fail to create a workplace hospitable to their lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender employees. Our data show the consequences of LGBT employees forced to keep their lives and loved ones a secret from colleagues. Also included in the report are cutting-edge initiatives employed by a range of companies to break down barriers for their LGBT employees.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780988745636
  • Publisher: Rare Bird Books
  • Publication date: 8/13/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: Digital Only
  • Pages: 126
  • File size: 582 KB

Meet the Author

Sylvia Ann Hewlett is an economist and the founding president of the Center for Work-Life Policy, a nonprofit think tank where she chairs the "Hidden Brain Drain," a task force of 67 global companies committed to global talent innovation. Karen Sumberg is the senior vice president at the Center for Work-Life Policy. Both live in New York City.

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