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The Travel Industry Needs to Stop Being Scared of Embracing the LGBT Community

Darren Burn | Posted 02.22.2016 | Queer Voices
Darren Burn

The travel industry has long been known as a safe haven for gay employees. But when it comes to catering for the LGBT consumer, the industry has fallen shamefully behind in its offering to provide a level of service and reassurance that we all deserve and expect.

And The LGBT Community's Best-Perceived Brands Are...

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Internet giant Amazon is the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community's best-perceived brand for 2015, a new survey has revealed. Th...

Here Are 44 LGBT-Friendly Companies You Could Support This Holiday Season

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The holiday season is officially here and with it comes one of America's favorite pastimes: engaging in unbridled consumerism. But what are the values...

The LGBT Community's Top Brand Of 2014 Might Surprise You

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A major U.S. retail chain has nabbed the top spot when it comes to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community's best-perceived brands...

From Policy to Practice: How 8 Companies Are Changing the Game On LGBT Diversity and Inclusion

Joanne Sprague | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Joanne Sprague

These companies are doing it by participating in a new program called the Workplace Ally Challenge, a friendly competition among businesses to activate as many employees as possible in creating LGBT-inclusive workplace culture.

Holiday Shopping? Here Are 50 Businesses That Have Supported The LGBT Community

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Who companies and their CEOs are (or aren't) looking out for (ahem... Chick-fil-A....) is something we want certainly want to be aware of when we plun...

New Index Makes It Easy To Invest In LGBT-Friendly Companies

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Investors looking to put their money in companies that support LGBT employees now have a tool to do so. The financial services company Credit Suis...

The Loyalty Economy

Paul Gorrell, Ph.D. | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Paul Gorrell, Ph.D.

For LGBT folks, a local protest like mine and global protests like those against Barilla and Russian vodka brands are not petty affairs. We want our dollars to go to companies that do good by us. For the LGBT community, the "loyalty economy" will always trump the "'thank you' economy."

The 7 Most Surprising Gay-Friendly Companies

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

By Amanda Chatel for In a move that's quite shocking, considering their history with ripping off their employees in one way or anoth...

The Top LGBT Brands Revealed

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

When it comes to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) inclusive brands, technology and entertainment rule the roost, according to a new surve...

A New Theory That Could Truly Create Change For LGBT People

Travis Lowry | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Travis Lowry

If we can show businesses that equality pays and that homophobia hurts not only their reputation but their pocketbook, we can elicit change. And as businesses change their ways, they will interact with more LGBT people, and they will learn that LGBT people are just like everyone else.

Amazon Kindle Backs Gay Marriage In New Ad

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Amazon Kindle makes no secret of their stance on same-sex marriage in a colorful new ad. The new commercial for the Kindle Paperwhite shows a man ...

Out In The Workplace? Some U.S. Industries Are Setting An Example

Kyle Knight | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Kyle Knight

More and more, successful firms are realizing the value of having LGBT-friendly environments -- as the politically and strategically correct thing to do. Such companies have made strides in understanding and addressing the underlying dynamics.