Building Bridges toward LGBT Diversity in the Workplace training is a workshop conducted by certified Out & Equal trainers. This webinar presented an Executive Overview of the material and the target group includes senior executives, managers, human resources, diversity professionals, customer service representatives, and the general employee population. Unique perspectives of the corporate/business, social services, faith communities, governmental and educational settings were included in the session. The session was designed to help employers get the most from all employees, LGBT and non-LGBT. This training fosters increased awareness to develop a healthier and safer workplace where all employees are engaged in the mission of the organization, increasing the level of comfort for all and improving communication between LGBT and straight employees and the customers they serve.
The presenter for this webinar was Pat Baillie from the organization Out & Equal (outandequal.org). For more than a decade, Out & Equal has been working with organizations to create places of employment whose cultures embrace the contributions of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees and those who support them.