As a gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender (GLBT) student preparing for entry into the workforce, you may find yourself faced with additional career planning challenges related to your sexual orientation. We hope that WSU has been a supportive environment and you have become acquainted with our Inclusion & Diversity Office (Inclusion & Diversity) , active student groups (GLBTA Partnership at Student Organizations and on Facebook at WinonaGLBTA) , and university-backed non-discrimination policies. The workplace can be quite different, in terms of the openness of and support for GLBT employees. The following collection of resources is designed to offer a starting point in considering issues faced by GLBT people in the workplace.
National Consortium of Directors of LGBT Resources in Higher Education
LGBT Careerlink: This organization offers a direct recruiting route to the LGBT community through its job database, job resource page, and professional profiles for members.
Pride at Work: We organize mutual support between the organized Labor Movement and the LGBT Community for social and economic justice.
Echelon Magazine: "the Gay and Lesbian Business News Magazine" offers business news and information targeted to the GLBT community. They also have an employment board.
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