Category:  Business

Gay attorneys, biz folks meet for drinks [photos]

There's certain to be a punchline when you mix gay attorneys with gay business people. But when the two groups mixed on Friday, it was nothing but cocktails, conversation and good times.    READ MORE »

AEN’s life coach gets you inspired [photos]

Sometimes we just need a kick in the ass. So it was the case Thursday when life coach Christopher Burell joined the Atlanta Executive Network to tell us how to stop making excuses and get stuff done.    READ MORE »

Gay chamber talks supply-side diversity [photos]

Overachievers that we are, gay and lesbian folks are always looking for an edge. So LGBT business types gathered Wednesday to learn more about hooking up with businesses that need their services.    READ MORE »

Mitchell Anderson wants a sandwich empire

Gay foodies rejoice: Actor turned restaurateur Mitchell Anderson–who is coupled with celebrity stylist Richie Arpino–wants to bring his sandwich shop concept to a neighborhood near you.    READ MORE »

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Hot Gay Joe delivers for gay networking group

Whether he's dubbed Hot Gay Joe or the Connoisseur of Culture, Joe Bechely can dish when it comes to what's fresh in gay Atlanta this year and did so during a stop before a gay networking group.    READ MORE »

Gay chamber enjoys quirky charm of IKEA

Noshing on Swedish meatballs and tasty wine was the order of the evening for the 4th Friday Networking event last week as it moved to IKEA in Atlantic Station.    READ MORE »

Atlanta Executive Network celebrates holidays

In a week that seemed set aside for holiday cocktails, mixers and celebrations, the Atlanta Executive Network weighed in with one of their own, too. It is that time of year.    READ MORE »

Out & Equal offers awards with holiday cheer

Toast the holidays, raise funds for a new scholarship program and honor some folks and groups for their good work. That made for a busy holiday party for Out & Equal Atlanta last week.    READ MORE »

Gay chamber toasts the holidays with bash

There's nothing quite like a little star power to make your holiday party a success. That's the recipe the Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce employed last week for its annual bash.    READ MORE »

Gay chamber networks through holidays [photos]

'Tis the season for parties and the Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber Commerce offers their rendition on the holiday classic Wednesday with a two-hour event in Midtown.    READ MORE »

10 steps to a better LinkedIn profile

Contributing blogger John Long is a professional career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers, "Should I use LinkedIn.com? How do I maximize my profile?"    READ MORE »

Gay chamber networks its way to week’s end

Hoping to answer the nagging question of "How should I end my work week?" the Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce offered this response: Knock back a cocktail or two with them.    READ MORE »

Political candidates aplenty at gay firm’s party

When gay attorney Randy New (photo, right) and his partner, Russell Tippins, throw a party in their Ansley Park home, expect a long list of boldface names to make appearances.    READ MORE »

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11 ATL companies get perfect score on equality

Six Atlanta-based Fortune 500 companies were among 11 in the region that scored a perfect 100 on a ranking of how companies and law firms address LGBT workplace policies and benefits.    READ MORE »

Chamber focuses on LGBT legal issues tonight

The Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, fresh from its gala Community Awards Dinner a few weeks ago, gets back to the basics Wednesday with a discussion about LGBT legal issues.    READ MORE »

The ABCs of what to ask about DP benefits

Contributing blogger John Long is a professional career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "What scope of benefits should be extended to domestic partners?"    READ MORE »

A resume isn’t only tool to use in job search

Contributing blogger John Long is a professional career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers "I’m updating my resume. What other tools should I use?"    READ MORE »

Is commitment bad for my career?

Contributing blogger John Long is a professional career coach in Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: Does it strengthen or hurt my career by staying with one company for years?"    READ MORE »

Resume lite may work in tough job market

Contributing blogger John Long is a professional career coach Atlanta who founded Two Roads Resources. He answers: "Is dumbing down my resume an effective strategy in this job market?"    READ MORE »

Gay chamber networks with West Midtown

The Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce hit the swanky West Midtown digs of Studio B on Friday. The crowd mingled in kitchen, batch and interior retail showplace.    READ MORE »

 
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