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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.
Forty Under 40: Business
May 06 2009 12:00 AM ET

Forty Under 40: Business

Advocate.com Editors

David Lauterstein heads up an impressive list of out business professionals that includes Betty Young, Scott Gatz, and Chris Allen.

Advocates: Future Shock
May 06 2009 12:00 AM ET

Advocates: Future Shock

Jennifer Hatch

Predicting Life Expectancy, Sleeping Safe, Smart Card for Medical Emergencies

New(ish) Kid on the Block
April 15 2009 12:00 AM ET

New(ish) Kid on the Block

Greg Fieser

Nearly two years after a devastating fire gutted West Hollywood hot spot Micky's, the longtime Santa Monica Boulevard stronghold gets a new face... but the same old soul.

Leibovitz’s Loss
April 06 2009 12:00 AM ET

Advocates: Leibovitz's Loss

Jennifer Hatch

Is the famed photographer the victim of antigay tax laws?

Microsoft Tries to Mend Rift With 'Gaymers'
March 17 2009 12:00 AM ET

Microsoft Tries to Mend Rift With "Gaymers"

Bryan Ochalla

Microsoft is looking to make amends with gamers whose gay-identified Xbox user names were banned by the company's stringent, and some say discriminatory, terms of use.

The New Annuity
March 04 2009 1:00 AM ET

The New Annuity

Jennifer Hatch

A New Generation of Variable Annuities, Saving, Finding the Best Interest Rates

Recession? What Recession?
March 02 2009 1:00 AM ET

Recession? What Recession?

Alex Davidson

Prevailing market wisdom says gays are less affected by economic downturns than heterosexuals. But how wise is that wisdom?

The Urge to Merge
February 02 2009 1:00 AM ET

The Urge to Merge 

Jennifer Hatch

Expert advice on life -- as you live it. 

Single File, Please
January 05 2009 1:00 AM ET

Single File, Please

Jennifer Hatch

The Advocates: Expert advice on life -- as you live it.

Austerity Chic
January 05 2009 1:00 AM ET

Austerity Chic

Mike Albo

How novelist and performance artist Mike Albo gets by in lean times.

Whither NLGJA?
December 20 2008 1:00 AM ET

 Whither NLGJA?

Christopher Lisotta

The leading professional organization for LGBT journalists is facing a crisis that threatens its very survival. In a changing media landscape and a tough economy, how does a small nonprofit live up to its mission and retain members?

Recessionary Tremors Dan Jinks
December 01 2008 3:40 PM ET

Recessionary Tremors: Dan Jinks

Kyle Buchanan

One might expect a wealthy Hollywood player to be insulated from the financial crisis, but Jinks who produced American Beauty, says, “We’ve all been affected by it. Anyone who has anything in a money market or an IRA has felt the effects of it."

Urban Cowboy
November 27 2008 1:00 AM ET

Urban Cowboy

Corey Scholibo

How does a brand that is over a century old make itself cool again? With a little help from the gays. Levi Strauss & Co. sponsored the world premiere of Milk at the Castro Theatre in San Francisco in October, and The Advocate sat down with the out president of the denim company, Robert Hanson, that afternoon to find out what Levi's and Harvey Milk have in common.

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