In general, gay and homosexual are similar terms, but both words have evolved over time and can be misused and misunderstood for different reasons. Learn the connotations of each term so you can more respectfully address your LGTBQ+ colleagues.
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) classifies Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) as a disability and protects people with ASD from employment discrimination. In contrast, some people don’t consider ASD to be a disability, but rather a difference, or even an advantage.
When working with Muslim colleagues and customers, it’s important to understand the difference between the words Islam, Muslim, and Islamic. Here’s a brief overview of what they mean and why that difference is important.