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More than 25 million people working in the U. If you expect your company to compete and succeed in this new world order, you need to take a close look at the advantages and disadvantages of diversity in the workplace. Numerous studies have found that companies with diverse teams are more profitable than homogenous businesses. A McKinsey report on public companies noted that those with the most ethnic and racial diversity in their management were 35 percent more likely to be financially successful.
Today, human resource management is being renewed in organizations and is gradually affirming its strategic role. The need for highly qualified managers will increase as more organizations globalize their operations. The research presented in this paper highlights the need for management who are sensitive to the concerns of multicultural employees. The effects of cultural diversity on organizational behavior are complex and powerful. Within this perspective, the definition of diversity in the USA and the goals in achieving a more diverse workplace will be discussed.
Diversity in the workplace means the acceptance and inclusion of employees of all backgrounds. A diverse workplace is an important asset, since it acknowledges the individual strengths of each employee and the potential they bring. Valuing the differences of others is what ultimately brings us all together and can be the secret to a successful, thriving workplace and a fair work culture. Workplace diversity means respecting and valuing the skills and differences that each staff member brings into the workspace. A diverse workplace is an inclusive environment that provides equal rights and opportunities for all workers, regardless of gender, colour, age, ethnicity, physical ability, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, and so on. In Australia, it is law for workplaces to provide equal opportunity to their employees, as well as to create a workplace free from discrimination and harassment. Employers are responsible for putting measures into place to overcome employment disadvantage and discrimination in the workplace.
Workplaces are increasingly diverse. In , In , almost half Organizations often benefit from the differing perspectives and experiences a diverse workforce provides. However, a diverse workforce can be more difficult to manage and may present certain disadvantages. Workforce diversity goes beyond a company's legal obligations to comply with equal opportunities and non-discrimination legislation.
Alder stated that overgeneralization and ethnocentrism is the cause of, many culturally specific disadvantages. Yu, H. One curriculum that some schools follow is known as an Anti-Bias Curriculum. Intercultural competence in technical communication: A working definition Put diversity in context. PDF Advantages and Disadvantages of Cultural Diversity in the … Some have disabilities and some are gifted or talented in one or more areas.
People like to stay in their comfort zones. That is why routines develop over time. When we feel safe, then the idea is that we can be more creative in every element of our life. This process envelopes our personal and professional lives. There are ways that we try to become comfortable at work on our own, like bringing a potted plant to the office or taping a favorite comic strip to the computer.
Literature Review 3. Many companies invest a lot of money in the development and creation of cultural awareness when they decide to go international. A diverse team force is highly valued in a business department. Can this diversity be seen as an indicator to achieve more profitable business outcomes? The purpose of this paper is to find out if diversity does only have positive aspects which can be delivered to the daily business, or if there are also some disadvantages of a diverse team. Furthermore, the cross-cultural management will be defined as well as the recent treatment with diversity in the business environment and its complexity.
Disadvantages Of Workplace Diversity. Ositadima Emeka Alozie multiculturalism as well as the pros and cons of diversity in an organization.
If you work in a traditional office setting, what is it that makes you feel comfortable while you are there? For a majority of workers in America, they say that they love going to work because of the relationships that they can build with their co-workers. In the past, that meant hiring people from the same background, culture, or ethnicity.
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