Women on Top: Visibility as a catalyst for change

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Jane Steed, Business Operations Manager at Capgemini, talks about visibility and why it is still so key in and outside of the workplace BY MYGWORK, IMAGES BY JANE STEED Jane founded Capgemini’s LGBTQ+ network, OUTfront, back in 2009 and has been at the forefront of pushing the group forwards, both in the UK and across [….]

#WorkFair: Connecting LGBTQ+ women with inclusive employers

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The next #WorkFair 2021 will take place on 17 November BY MYGWORK, IMAGE BY MYGWORK Advancing at work can be hugely challenging, especially for LGBTQ+ women. In fact, three in 20 LGBTQ+ women believe that their sexual orientation negatively impacts on career progression, according to a recent McKenzie study on the LGBTQ+ community in the [….]

Trans Media Watch calls for investigation into transphobic BBC article

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The organisation points to poor standards of BBC journalistic practice BY ELEANOR NOYCE, IMAGE BY PIXABAY Trans Media Watch, a charity dedicated to improving media coverage of trans and intersex issues, has called for an investigation into a transphobic article published yesterday by the BBC. Claiming that lesbians are being pressured into sex by “some [….]