The pink ceiling

Syedain, Hashi
July 2011
People Management;Jul2011, p42
Case Study
The article presents case studies of openly gay people and how their sexuality can harm their career prospects. Lucy Bryans, operations manager at American Express Business Travel, said that getting a working visa in Australia was her first big challenge as a gay person. She added that she experienced anxiety when people said inappropriate things about her sexuality. Andy Jaeger, assistant director at Nursing and Midwifery Council, said that joining the Stonewall leadership programme made him understand himself as a person.


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