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.
Due to many spammers signing up, please include your relationship to the trans community in your membership application. See "Introduction to Transworkplace" under Notes on the right side of this page for more info. You will find info there about deleting your profile, removing your profile from Google searches, making your info more private, stopping (or starting) emails from the site, where to get technical info, and what to do if you find spam or offensive material.
Please note that this site is public, and your account name may show up in a Google search. You can, however, adjust your privacy settings on "My Page" (tab on top left) so that your profile page cannot be viewed except by members or friends on this site.
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.
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
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
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.
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.
Posted by Diana Kanecki on August 4, 2013 at 2:52pm
Posted by Diana Kanecki on June 16, 2013 at 2:10pm
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