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.
WATCH: Here's What Tim Cook Thinks About Firing LGBT Workers

What Does Tim Cook Think About Firing LGBT Workers?

Long before he came out publicly as gay, the Apple CEO had been an outspoken supporter of workplace protections for LGBT people at the state and federal levels.

20 Touching, Funny, and Silly Twitter Reactions to Tim Cook's Coming-Out

20 Touching, Funny Twitter Reactions to Tim Cook Coming Out

Comedians, newsmakers, and fellow gay techies weigh in on Apple CEO Tim Cook's announcement that he is gay.

Don't Worry, Ted Cruz Still Loves His iPhone

Don't Worry, Ted Cruz Still Loves His iPhone

After Apple CEO Tim Cook has publicly disclosed that he is gay, Sen. Ted Cruz says he won't be ditching his iPhone anytime soon.

Why We Need a Gay Titan of Industry

In his book The Glass Closet: Why Coming Out is Good Business, John Browne, the former CEO of BP, says we're missing the homophobia that persists in the boardroom

Tim Cook: Being Gay Has Helped Me Lead Apple

Tim Cook: Being Gay Has Helped Me Lead Apple

As arguably the most prominent and influential CEO in all of business, his example is a game changer.

WATCH: Bianca Del Rio and Adore Delano Star in Starbucks' First LGBT Commercial

WATCH: Starbucks' First LGBT Ad Is a Real Drag

The coffee company’s first LGBT commercial is a real drag.

Anatomy of a Right-Wing Fabrication: No Threat to Idaho Wedding Chapel

Anatomy of a Right-Wing Lie: No Threat to Wedding Chapel

The fear that the owners of an Idaho wedding chapel would be forced to host same-sex weddings is much ado about nothing.

Does Hobby Lobby Have to Pay for My PrEP?

PrEP in a Time of Hobby Lobby

In the wake of the Hobby Lobby ruling, gay men may be vulnerable to employers who would attempt to block access to HIV drugs.

Landmark Report Finds Army Discriminated Against Trans Woman

Landmark Report: Army Discriminated Against Trans Woman

Tamara Lusardi, a trans Department of the Army employee, has found justice after years of misgendering and being barred from using the women's restroom.

Will ExxonMobil Finally Protect LGBT Employees?

Will ExxonMobil Finally Protect LGBT Employees?

A fact-finding hearing in an Illinois investigation Tuesday was the first step toward uncovering whether the oil and gas giant's nondiscrimination policies actually include sexual orientation and gender identity.

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