Deutsche Bank Says ‘Nein’ To North Carolina Discrimination, Freezes Hiring

By Stephen Fuchs on

Deutsche Bank announced on Tuesday that they would be adding themselves to the already growing list of companies cutting ties with North Carolina after the state passed legislation to effectively eliminate anti-discrimination protections against LGBT individuals. The German bank announced plans to expand their software application development center in Cary last September …

Sources: Deutsche Bank

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German Business Has A Gay Problem

By Stephen Fuchs on

Germany isn’t perfect with LGBT rights, but when it comes to the country’s business environment, there is a real problem for gay employees. No member on any of Germany’s stock-listed company boards is openly gay and one in four German LGBT employees think their sexual orientation has a negative effect on their …

Sources: Prout At Work, The Economist

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