#CorporateQueer opens in London, platforming the stories of LGBTQIA+ professionals

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The path towards equality in the workplace remains long and winding, and #CorporateQueer aims to spotlight LGBTQIA+ issues. BY ELEANOR NOYCE, IMAGE BY FIONA FREUND, #CORPORATEQUEER. In need of some weekend culture? Have a gander at #CorporateQueer, a brand new photography exhibition highlighting the stories of LGBTQIA+ professionals. Curated by Jennie Ricketts, former picture editor [….]

WOMEN ON TOP: “In prior work settings I had been overtly discriminated against”

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myGwork meets Jamie Langley BY MYGWORK, IMAGES BY JAMIE LANGLEY Jamie Langley is the Global Head of Parexel Academy, having been at the company for over a decade. Before arriving at Parexel in 2008, she was a nurse and a teaching nurse before transitioning to clinical trials. George Wright from myGwork sat down to speak [….]

Thinking of starting a family or expanding the one you already have?

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Step one: attend The Modern Family Show 2021 BY MICHAEL JOHNSON-ELLIS The Modern Family Show 2021 is the only LGBTQI family building show of its kind in Europe. Taking residency at 8 Northumberland, just off London’s Trafalgar Square on 18 September, it’s designed to help provide our community with the confidence to achieve parenthood, no [….]

There are more out Paralympians at Tokyo 2020 than ever before!

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To celebrate, here are a few of the fantastic folks we’re rooting for 🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍⚧️ BY CAITLIN CHATTERTON, IMAGES OF LAUREN ROWLES MBE, EDENIA GARCIA AND ROBYN LAMBIRD VIA INSTAGRAM At least 32 openly LGBTQ+ Paralympians are competing at Tokyo this year, more than twice the number in Rio. Such a huge increase in representation is [….]

Here’s everything you need to know about DIVA Wellbeing Week

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Fun and sunshine in the Algarve? Sign us up! BY DIVA STAFF The past 18 months have been difficult for many of us. Isolated from friends, family and community, our mental health has taken a hit.  That’s why we’ve launched DIVA Wellbeing Week, a jam-packed seven days of fun, fitness, sunshine and socialising in Portugal [….]

WOMEN ON TOP: “It’s important that we make sure everyone feels seen, valued and respected”

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Lucy Smith from Mercer speaks to myGwork‘s Alim Kheraj about allyship, why LGBTQ+ equality must be discussed in the workplace and her role as co-chair of Mercer Pride UK BY MYGWORK Working in the world of finance was always on the cards for Lucy Smith. Growing up she used to see her dad, who was [….]

WOMEN ON TOP: “Being open about my sexuality helped my career”

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Rebecca Dandridge from Gilead tells myGwork‘s Alim Kheraj about seeing the world of science through the eyes of art, culture and storytelling, the queer scene of Birmingham, and how being open about her sexuality helped her career to grow BY MYGWORK When Rebecca Dandridge was a teenager, she wanted to be a designer for the [….]