Out in Business

Out in Business promotes an inclusive and empowering environment for LGBTQ students, faculty, staff, and community allies at the Lindner College of Business. OiB's mission focuses on community, career, awareness and advocacy.

Out in Business was established in 2016 as a joint effort between Lindner undergraduate and graduate students, and its mission focuses on:

  • Community: Out in Business seeks to develop positive relationships among faculty, staff, and students to foster an inclusive community, as well as expanding the network of LGBTQ allies throughout the Lindner College of Business. Out in Business also seeks to connect with the broader LGBTQ professional community in the Cincinnati area through networking events, speaking engagements, and conference attendance.
  • Career: Out in Business seeks to build and maintain a comprehensive set of career resources for the LGBTQ community and allies. Out in Business also seeks to foster professional connections with local companies and professionals in order to provide a holistic network for students, with a specific focus on inclusion and equity in the workplace.
  • Awareness and Advocacy: Out in Business strives to raise awareness of current events in the LGBTQ community and advocate on behalf of students, faculty, and staff.