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Nancy Krawczyk is vice president, corporate partnerships and engagement, for the Network of Executive Women, the largest women’s leadership organization serving the retail and consumer goods industry.

When companies welcome gay and transgender employees, morale — and profits — improve.
It’s been proven over and over: The strongest companies have the most inclusive corporate cultures.
Having a male sponsor is especially important for women, because most women work in companies where the leadership structure is dominated by men.
When Dr. Carol Greidner — a single mother and molecular biologist at John Hopkins School of Medicine — received the call that she had won the Nobel Prize, she was folding laundry.