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Women and the LGBT Community Are Natural Allies
Fighting Inequality

Women and the LGBT Community Are Natural Allies

When it comes to the workplace, women and the LGBT community are looking up at the same glass ceiling.
Nithya Das
The Evolving LGBT Financial Experience: 5 Research Insights
LGBT

The Evolving LGBT Financial Experience: 5 Research Insights

Marriage, taxes, and estate-planning have become easier. But equality may still be blamed for the income gap and financial stress.
Kent Sluyter
Mark Hamill Jedi Mind Tricks Social Media With This Epic Tweet
Social Media

Mark Hamill Jedi Mind Tricks Social Media With This Epic Tweet

Luke Skywalker channels Yoda in a gender politics message that is warmer and fuzzier than an Ewok dance party.
Entrepreneur Staff
Black Is the New Black: An African-American Entrepreneur's Manifesto
Workplace Diversity

Black Is the New Black: An African-American Entrepreneur's Manifesto

The greatest satisfaction for those who have broken business barriers is the pathways they have opened for those who follow.
Donald Thompson
Transgender Rights? Citizens United? Should Brands Get Political?
Politics

Transgender Rights? Citizens United? Should Brands Get Political?

Taking a stance is a calculated risk, but one you might have to take if you are to remain relevant.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
Target to Allow Transgender People to Use Bathroom of Their Choice
Target

Target to Allow Transgender People to Use Bathroom of Their Choice

The retailer says that it stands for inclusivity and equality.
Phil Wahba
Big Business Leaders Urge Repeal of Mississippi Law Opposed by LGBT Community
Laws

Big Business Leaders Urge Repeal of Mississippi Law Opposed by LGBT Community

'The business community, by and large, has consistently communicated to lawmakers at every level that such laws are bad for our employees and bad for business.'
PayPal Pulls North Carolina Plan to Protest Transgender Bathroom Law
PayPal

PayPal Pulls North Carolina Plan to Protest Transgender Bathroom Law

'The new law perpetuates discrimination and it violates the values and principles that are at the core of PayPal's mission and culture,' CEO says.
Bedding With a Masculine Bent? This Founder Wants to Reinvent a Category for Men -- Again.
Second Acts

Bedding With a Masculine Bent? This Founder Wants to Reinvent a Category for Men -- Again.

The Tie Bar founder Greg Shugar is hoping to strike lightning twice with his latest upstart, Thread Experiment.
Geoff Weiss
Men's Jeans That Fit the Woman and the Times
Fashion

Men's Jeans That Fit the Woman and the Times

At a time when the national conversation about gender and sexuality is at fever pitch, one couple has created a line of jeans that look masculine but are designed to fit women.
Carly Okyle
These Are the 100 Most Powerful LGBT Executives in the World
LGBT

These Are the 100 Most Powerful LGBT Executives in the World

Coming in at number one is Inga Beale, the openly bisexual chief of Lloyd's of London and the first female leader in the insurance market's 327-year history.
Geoff Weiss
Why This 25-Year-Old Marketing Star Left His Job at YouTube to Launch a Philanthropic YouTube Channel
LGBT

Why This 25-Year-Old Marketing Star Left His Job at YouTube to Launch a Philanthropic YouTube Channel

In tapping into a conversation about LGBT rights that was already humming across YouTube, Raymond Braun struck philanthropic -- and marketing -- gold.
Geoff Weiss
How the Gay Marriage Decision Affects Every Small Business
Managing Employees

How the Gay Marriage Decision Affects Every Small Business

The Supreme Court ruling means that every company that employs workers has to revisit some policies and benefits.
Susan Solovic
Same-Sex Marriage Is Legal Nationwide, Supreme Court Rules
Legal Issues

Same-Sex Marriage Is Legal Nationwide, Supreme Court Rules

In a landmark decision, the court said same-sex couples across the U.S. have the right to marry.