The conversation around gender identity is evolving in general and at work.
It’s a complex and delicate subject with a lot of diverse terms. Because of this, mistakes happen. For example, if refer to a colleague with a pronoun they don’t use that could cause problems in the workplace.
In this article, we’ll explain the meaning of gender identity and the different terms you should know.
Let’s dive in.
What is Gender Identity?
Gender identity is the gender someone identifies with. The problem occurs when people confuse gender and sex — they aren’t the same thing.