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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.

In 2016 women still earn an average of 78% as men. Here are nine things that can be done right now to close the wage gap with the utimate goal of finally achieving pay equality in the workplace.

April 13 2016 12:32 PM

Gov. Pat McCrory has signed an executive order making limited changes to House Bill 2.

April 12 2016 3:32 PM

"We take our commitment to building inclusive work environments seriously," John Cryan, the chief executive of Germany's largest lender, said in a statement on Tuesday.

April 12 2016 3:18 PM

The crowd favorite says he "cannot in good conscience perform in a state where certain people are being denied rights due to their sexual orientation."

April 11 2016 8:35 AM

“What we all deserve to have in common is the right to be treated equally,” the out Good Morning America anchor says. 

April 08 2016 5:48 PM

The Family Equality Council said it could not ensure the safety of the transgender attendees and the children planning to join the weekend-long retreat in Hendersonville, N.C. 

April 08 2016 3:38 PM

Not long after cracking an iPhone without the tech company's help, federal prosecutors are back in court — this time in New York — looking to again force Apple's cooperation.

April 08 2016 2:42 PM
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