Training + Consulting

Whether you’re a trusted brand, agency, business owner, or you lead a marketing team, authentically connecting with LGBTQIA+ communities has never been more important.

1:1 services

It's time to get strategic with your inclusion strategy

Just a Quickie

Allyship 101: Understanding LGBTQ+ Fundamentals

This practical, small-group training is the perfect introductory session for people looking to build a strong foundation for understanding the fundamentals of LGBTQIA+ identities, the differences between gender, sexuality, and sex characteristics, and the use of appropriate labels and terms when referring to them.

  • 90-minute training with Hank delivered in-person or online
  • Q+A session at the end
  • BONUS: Inclusive Language Guidebook
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One Night Stand

Short-term consulting on a project or initiative of your choice, using the Authentic Allyship Framework, the 3 pillars for supporting LGBTQ+ communities in business and beyond.

This consultation includes:

  • Up to 4 hours of face-to-face consultation
  • Unlimited email support for 3 months
  • Access to the Queer Peers service provider network

Long Term Relationship

A 6-month consulting program to build and execute your Inclusive Brand Strategy. We can customise this program to your business needs.

The 6-month Program includes:

  • Inclusive Brand Audit (website, marketing assets, policies etc)
  • Development and execution of an Inclusive Brand Strategy
  • Up to 12 hours of face-to-face engagement over 6 months. (Can be utilised for staff training, consultation, speaker engagement etc.)
  • Custom deliverables
  • Unlimited email support
  • Access to the Queer Peers service provider network
  • BONUS: Access to online Authentic Ally Training portal for all staff members


I also offer training, consulting and speaking engagements on a fee-for-service basis. Please get in touch and let me know how I can help.



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Get to know Hank


Hank Paul (they/them) is a distinguished photographer turned advocate and inclusion strategist. Creator of Authentic Allyship Academy, they aim to inspire the world to be more inclusive through the power of art, business and education.

In 2022, Hank was recognized for their exceptional advocacy and entrepreneurship with accolades such as winning Out For Australia's prestigious 30 Under 30 Award and being named a finalist for ACON's Honour Awards. They were honoured as one of Australasia’s Top 5 Wedding Photographers by Sony, cementing their status as a creative force.

Hank is the host of the Profit on the Margins podcast and now serves as Chief Storytelling Officer at Out For Australia, which supports LGBTQ+ people to thrive at work.

With their unique perspective and passion for storytelling, Hank Paul continues to inspire and captivate business leaders worldwide.