Monthly Archives : September 2018

The double-glazed ceiling: the struggle for queer women in the workplace

Three-quarters of same-sex attracted women said stereotypes like “butch”, “man-hater”, and “aggressive” negatively impacted them and were the biggest barriers to being out at work. One third of same-sex attracted women are uncomfortable being out in the workplace, and many are fearful of being associated with harmful stereotypes, according to new

“In my twenties I was told I shouldn’t come out or my career would go nowhere”: Michael Ebeid

"Too many young people hide their sexual orientation at work, and I think that’s quite sad." After more than seven years at the helm of SBS, openly gay chief executive Michael Ebeid has called it quits. During his time at the broadcasting service he has helped transform the culture by championing LGBTI