Transgender Workplace Diversity Network
900-strong network on transgender workplace diversity for HR managers, diversity professionals, lawyers, transgender employees and allies
Welcome Members! I'm Dr. Jillian T. Weiss, and I'm committed to creating networks among transgender people in the workplace. I hope you will find this site useful for that purpose.
3/7/2013: Due to many spammers signing up during the past month, please email me personally for an account. See "Introduction to Transworkplace" under Notes on the right side of this page.
On this home page, you'll find the following:
Left column: job postings and events
Center column: the latest news, discussions and groups.
Right column: notes on useful resources
Bottom Bar: Click on "Main Room" to chat with others online
Click here for some helpful introductory info about Transworkplace.
Hello:I'm looking for a bit of input from other transgender people, or at least those who are familiar with the issues we face on the job.For me, workplace transition could be a bit dicey, so I am looking into a career change. I would like to be…Continue
During the past 4+ years, I have been very slowing and cautiously proceeding with a male to female gender transition. I am now on the verge of openly acknowledging my transition at work, which remains one of the few places that I have not overtly…Continue
Started by Caroline Charlese Zoe in Job Advice and Issues Jan 15, 2012.
I have been looking for a real honest job in colorado where I can continue with my transition and not having to stop and restart just to find a job, and worry what my new employeer thinks. So if you know of a company that hires Transgender ladies,…Continue
Started by Tami Ann Leigh in Personal Stories Dec 20, 2011.
Through an incident, I have an opportunity to provide HR at my company with input for rules forinclusion of the rest of the transgender community beyond transsexual transition. My company already has rules in place for transsexual transition in the…Continue
You can sound off on trans workplace issues by posting your blog entry below, and comment on others' posts too. It doesn't need to be long or particularly witty. It's just a way of sharing what we are going through with others.
Here's the job description:
Transgender Law Center works to change law, policy, and attitudes so that all people can live safely, authentically, and free from discrimination regardless of their gender identity or expression. We are looking for an energetic, motivated, enthusiastic, and highly skilled leader to join our growing team as the Deputy Director. The position is based in the organization’s San Francisco office. The Director will play a critical…Continue
Posted by Jillian T. Weiss on January 16, 2013 at 8:30am
the biggest issue that church groups try to withhold from lgbt and homeless is sex. to me, this is abuse because they are requiri g people to deny sonethibg they would not deny themselves due to being kgbt or homeless. it is not right.
a note to the texas cheerleaders, yes, you have free speech, but the constitution guarantees that church and state are separate. i sincerely hope that the texas cheerleaders feel the same way when their church rams dogma at them after…Continue
Posted by Diana Kanecki on October 20, 2012 at 5:14am