Case | HBS Case Collection | November 2007 (Revised October 2008)

Differences at Work: Will (A)

by Sandra J. Sucher and Rachel Gordon

Abstract

A colleague makes a stereotypical remark about gays that Will, an out gay man, knows to be wrong. He struggles with how to correct the senior colleague.

Keywords: Prejudice and Bias; Behavior; Ethics; Employees; Gender Characteristics; Diversity Characteristics; Power and Influence;

Citation:

Sucher, Sandra J., and Rachel Gordon. "Differences at Work: Will (A)." Harvard Business School Case 408-013, November 2007. (Revised October 2008.)