LGBTQ in the Workplace: Coming Out at Work

LGBTQ in the Workplace: Coming Out at Work

Updated Apr 29, 2020

Coming out is the process of exploring your own sexual orientation and/or gender identity and sharing that identity with others. Everyone's coming out story is different and unique and that's because the process is affected by environmental cues, circumstance, upbringing, timing, and every other factor that could come into play. Coming out at work can be daunting to some and a relief to others. If you're thinking about coming out at work, this program takes you through ways to make it easier and more comfortable. We'll also discuss things to consider in order to protect yourself. And lastly, we'll go over ways to support colleagues who've come out.