We brought together senior leaders from Deloitte, TD, the Ontario government, Manulife and RBC to talk about how to be an ally to LGBTQ employees
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LGBTQ workers often struggle with coming out and feeling safe in the workplace. For many people, the decision to come out is contingent on whether they perceive the environment to be inclusive. This is where allies can step in by taking a stand and creating a culture of safety.
The Letters is a group of LGBTQ+ students and allies whose mission is to provide personal and professional support to LGBTQ+ students as well as create an inclusive school environment by engaging allies and building awareness of LGBTQ+ issues.
Although advances have been made for LGBTQ rights over time, the public sphere of work remains a gray area for being out and being visible. Four leaders of top organizations talk about the challenges and opportunities of being out at work.
We brought together senior executives from IBM, BMO, TD and Manulife to talk about how to be out and a leader at work.