The glass closet : why coming out is good business / by John Browne
By: Browne, John.Publisher: London, U.K. : WH Allen, 2014Description: 240 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780753555323.Subject(s): Diversity | LGBTI+ communitiesOnline resources: Read our book review
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|Book||Australia||200 BRO 2014 (Browse shelf)||Not for loan||CA010976|
|Book||New Zealand||209 GLA (Browse shelf)||Not for loan||CA006701|
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|209 FUT Future brain :||209 GET Getting unstuck :||209 GIV Give and take :||209 GLA The glass closet :||209 GRE Great at work :||209 GRE Great at work :||209 GRI Grit :|
Hide-and-seek -- Beauty and bigotry -- Deeply hidden -- Phantoms and fears -- Coming out is good business -- The benefits of coming out -- Opinion formers and icons -- Shattering the glass -- Beyond the closet.
Presents former BP CEO John Browne's experiences as a closet gay man in the corporate world and his journey of being outed. Discusses the benefits of being out, both in the personal and professional arena, with his own personal story and those of other gay men and lesbian women. Advises that 36% of gay people are not out at work and explains the benefits of sexuality diversity in business.