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In Business, The Advocate brings readers the latest news regarding developments in the LGBT business world. Find out the happenings of gay business leaders that are moving the Invisible Hand in the United States and around the world like Apple's Tim Cook, American Eagle's Robert Hanson, and 3M Unitek's Mary Jo Abler. Learn tips from the pros about managing the business affairs of day-to-day life for the present and future. Prepare for retirement and learn how changing laws regarding same-sex marriage, partnership, and adoption affects financial planning.
Six Scrumptious Pro-Gay Pastas
September 30 2013 5:00 AM ET

6 Scrumptious Pro-Gay Pastas

Diane Anderson-Minshall

Here are some tasty options for those wanting to follow Barilla's antigay chairman's advice and 'eat someone else's pasta.'

September 29 2013 2:45 PM ET

Barilla's Competitors Declare 'Pasta for All'

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Bertolli and Buitoni have posted Facebook responses to Barilla's antigay comments.

Guido Barilla Puts His Apology on Video This Time
September 27 2013 7:25 PM ET

WATCH: Guido Barilla Puts Apology on Video This Time

Lucas Grindley

The chairman of pasta-maker Barilla has released a video apology after gay people decided to take him up on a suggestion to "go eat another brand."

ExxonMobil Will Extend Employee Benefits to Same-Sex Couples
September 27 2013 3:10 PM ET

ExxonMobil Changes Policy for Gay Employees

Daniel Reynolds

To comply with federal law, the oil giant announced that it would begin offering benefits to the spouses of its gay and lesbian employees October 1.

Activists Pressure Barilla to Add LGBT Employee Protections
September 27 2013 1:08 PM ET

Activists Pressure Barilla to Add LGBT Employee Protections

Daniel Reynolds

If Barilla is sincere in its apology to LGBT people, it will amend its equal employment opportunity policy, activists say.

Tony Perkins: Boycott Betty Crocker's Gay Wedding Cakes
September 12 2013 6:33 PM ET

Tony Perkins: Boycott Betty Crocker's Gay Wedding Cakes

Sunnivie Brydum

The leader of the hate group Family Research Council is steamed over the Minnesota-based baking goods company's support for marriage equality.

Tailoring Solutions to Meet the Needs of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community
September 03 2013 3:00 AM ET

Tailoring Solutions to Meet the Needs of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community

Advocate.com Editors

New York Life is proud to be a leader in supporting the LGBT community through inclusive workplace practices and initiatives as well as our partnerships with groups that serve the community and raise awareness of LGBT issues.

Subaru of America and Dining Out for Life
September 03 2013 3:00 AM ET

Subaru of America and Dining Out for Life

Advocate.com Editors

Dine out, fight AIDS.

HP and the Power of Many
September 03 2013 3:00 AM ET

HP and the Power of Many

Advocate.com Editors

Every individual has something important Policy and Harassment-Free Work to contribute, and diverse backgrounds bring diverse perspectives.

Whirlpool Corporation: Invested in Diversity
September 03 2013 3:00 AM ET

Whirlpool Corporation: Invested in Diversity

Advocate.com Editors

A strong sense of American pride in action.

Changing Laws Can Change Your Life
September 03 2013 3:00 AM ET

Changing Laws Can Change Your Life

Advocate.com Editors

Wells Fargo is here to help.

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