The Positive Aspects of Diversity In the Workplace In the Workplace Background Diversity has been an important and highly sought after quality in organizations over the past twenty years. In some sense it has become the holy grail of organizational efficiency and awarded almost mythical status as a panacea for a lack of corporate vision and creativity. Diversity programs have been instituted in companies as diverse as Allstate is to Canon (“Diversity”). Almost every organization, public or private, makes some attempt to address diversity its workforce. Diversity in the workforce is most often equated with racial and cultural dimensions and the development of these differences in an equitable and productive manner (Thomas & Ely)....The end:
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