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Out & Equal Workplace Summit!
Details: Introduce us to the decision-maker in your company with the power to sponsor and your name will be entered into a drawing for a free ticket to next year's summit. Transportation,food and lodging not included in this offer.
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Free Live Webinar
"Federal Careers: Realizing a Growing Presence"
Sponsored by Out & Equal's Training Department and LGBTCareerLink 

September 30, 2010  12-1pm PDT

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Federal employment is becoming LGBT-inclusive under President Obama's Administration. Federal employers such as the National Security Administration, US Department of the Interior and the US Agency of International Development have all been actively recruiting  on Out & Equal's LGBTCareerLink and more departments are coming online.

In this free webinar, you will learn about federal employment opportunities, including the Presidential Appointment Program being coordinated by the Victory Fund. Register today.

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LGBTCareerLink at the 2010 Summit

Twitter for human resource staff
While you attend the 2010 Out & Equal Workplace Summit, drop by this fast-paced lesson in how to use Twitter to market your company's employment brand to find high performing job candidates. Friday, October 8th 9am-10:30am Room 501-c at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

Presidential Appointment Program
The White House is welcoming openly LGBT individuals to apply for the Presidential Appointment Program. Stop by LGBTCareerLink's table within the Outie Store in the exhibit hall to learn more about the appointment program from White House representatives.
Out & Equal's LGBTCareerLink reaches students
Out & Equal wants the next generation of the LGBT workforce to know being out on the job is no barrier at all to career success. This month, Out & Equal's LGBTCareerLink began blogging to students at some of our nation's top universities and colleges via Campus Pride's blog space. Out & Equal will be directing LGBT college students to the many internships and training programs offered by our sponsor-employers where graduates can jump start their careers. Read our latest blog posts online.

American Eagle is Recruiting!
American Eagle Outfitters, one of our newest employer sponsors, is currently recruiting for these challenging entry-level opportunities. Don't forget to forward this to the LGBT college students in your lives!

Corporate Internships for College Students
Assistant Buyer Training Program
Allocation Training Program  

How to be different AND successful in the workplace
Plans are underway for a Winter CareerTalk webinar by David Couper, an exceptionally entertaining career coach who will teach us how to be both different (LGBT) and successful in the workplace. Find out how reasonable it is for your company to sponsor this CareerTalk webinar, which is on track to be the most popular yet.

Networking webinar a huge success
Our most recent webinar, "12 Rules of Effective Networking," assisted 100 participants with tips and tricks for successful networking. Did you miss it? Review the archived materials. Over 50 participants provided feedback and we're always listening. Click for full summarized feedback results.

Out & Equal Workplace Advocates is the largest national nonprofit organization dedicated to achieving workplace equality and career advancement for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) employees and professionals. Our work builds successful organizations by helping them value all employees, customers and communities. Learn more about our programs and services. Out & Equal 155 Sansome Street, San Francisco, CA 94104 415.694.6500