LGBTQ Employees

March 21, 2019

Office Outings: The Road to Coming Out in the Workplace

By Brianne L. Croteau No matter how many times I do it, there is always that silent moment after I first mention my partner to a colleague; that millisecond where I’m holding my breath and bracing for their reaction to my “outing”. These people have known me in one way but now I am revealing an entirely new dimension of myself, one that may change the way they view, relate and interact with me.
August 6, 2015
James Parrish, Equality Virginia

Equality Virginia Awards Virginia Fairness Accreditation to Three Fortune 500 Companies

Today at the Virginia Fairness Reception in McLean, VA,  Equality […]
September 2, 2012

Same-Sex Couples and the Workplace: Getting Her Your Benefits

By Manuella W. Hancock Almost every employer compensates employees in a variety of ways that go beyond the paycheck. These employee benefits are sometimes required by law, or strongly encouraged by industry or locality standard, and the package can be an important recruiting and retention tool.