This article presents selected concepts in support of diversity in the workplace and the elements of the processes that lead to success in implementing diversity training programs within a multiculturally diverse workplace. The review examines the workplace experience of african american workers and racial bias at workplace the review identifies the different types of discrimination and the sources of discrimination further, it examines the significance of the affirmative action in resolving the. Perhaps the most meaningful way to do that is by dedicating time to work personally on diversity and inclusion initiatives a version of this article appeared in the september 2013 issue of. Cultural diversity in the workplace abstract diversity in the workplace is one of the most critical challenges facing organizations today for this reason, numerous articles, books, workshops, training programs, and college courses provide an abundance of information on understanding and managing diversity as a success key to be competitive in this complex world of business. In this essay, i review the current strands of research on cultural diversity in the workplace, offer an explanation for the paucity of research on the topic, and suggest topics and methods for future research.
Diversity (issn 1424-2818 coden: divec6) is a peer-reviewed open access journal on the science of biodiversity published quarterly online by mdpi open access - free for readers, with article processing charges (apc) paid by authors or their institutions. With more than 1,500 articles published, the diversity in organizations, communities & nations journal collection is a remarkable body of work (2018) 31% the diversity in organizations, communities & nations journal collection currently has an acceptance rate of 31% (2017. Generational differences can strengthen work relationships and maximize employee performance the study highlights the importance of addressing the generational gap in the workplace to ensure it is an asset as opposed to a liability. Published by elsevier ltd selection and peer review under responsibility of organizing committee of bem 2013 doi: 101016/jsbspro201312613 sciencedirect 2 nd world conference on business, economics and management â€“ wcbem 2013 sexual orientation discrimination in the workplace: a systematic review of literature emir ozeren a a.
Diversity in the workplace as stated in our book, workplace diversity is defined as “diversity at work means having a workface comprised of two or more groups of employees with various racial, ethic, gender, cultural, national origin, handicap, age, and religious backgrounds. 2013 peer-reviewed journal article citation: barker, m c, & mak, a s (2013) from classroom to boardroom and ward: developing generic intercultural skills in this is the authors’ peer reviewed version of a work that was accepted for publication in the journal of studies in curriculum and classroom cultural diversity to create. Maximizing and capitalizing on workplace diversity is an important issue for management supervisors and managers need to recognize the ways in which the workplace is changing and evolving managing diversity is a significant organizational challenge, so managerial skills must adapt to accommodate a multicultural work environment. Workplace development and cross-cultural management, (b) identify challenges for in the future in this study, diversity is defined as the differences among a group of people in cultural background, ethnicity, religion, language, gender, age, and essential skills for leadership effectiveness in diverse workplace development. We review these purported characteristics, as well as millennials’ more positive qualities—they work well in teams, are motivated to have an impact on their organizations, favor open and frequent communication with their supervisors, and are at ease with communication technologies.
Cultural diversity in the workplace - download as word doc (doc / docx), pdf file (pdf), text file (txt) or read online the workplace the importance of diversity in the professional environment review of literature a review of two similar peer reviewed publications helped convey the message of importance of both creating a culturally. Profiles in diversity journal ® is dedicated to promoting and advancing diversity and inclusion in the corporate, government, nonprofit, higher education, and military sectors since 1999, we have helped to stimulate organizational change by showcasing the visionary leadership, innovative programs, and committed individuals who are making it. Diversity in the workplace used to hinge upon the level of responsibility, pay, and respect that one could receive based upon the color of skin and ethnicity but, these days, diversity in the workplace has become much more than that. Women or minorities who promote diversity in the workplace are penalized by their peers but white men who do so are not, a new study says the authors of the study, university of colorado. Amber paley is a guest post and article writer bringing us information on the importance of generational diversity in the work place outraged by the prevalence of elder abuse in the us, amber spends much of her professional life writing educational articles to help those affected by elder abuse find a good nursing home abuse lawyer.
Workplace diversity not only refers to the differences between employees, but also the acceptance and celebration of these differences at work diversity training, according to an article by the. Articles, 70 met the main inclusion criteria (that is, studies on workplace culture interventions), but further analysis revealed only 52 key articles there were sufficiently insightful and high quality to be included in the final review. Diversity & inclusive teaching (archived) this teaching guide has been retired visit our newly revised guides on this topic, increasing inclusivity in the classroom teaching beyond the gender binary in the university classroom overview inclusive teaching strategies racial, ethnic and cultural diversity gender issues sexual orientation disabilities annotated bibliographies related vanderbilt. Diversity and equality in health and care peer reviewed international journal with a 15 years record of excellence in publication the journal embraces topics such as community health nursing, female foeticide, public health nursing, midwifery, racism, gender biasing, n urse practitioners etc.
The company’s response to a shareholder request for board diversity misinterprets the research. Diversity management is a process intended to create and maintain a positive work environment where the similarities and differences of individuals are valued. Diversity in the workplace: benefits, challenges, and the required managerial tools 3 conclusions a diverse workforce is a reflection of a changing world. Improving health care quality through culturally competent physicians: leadership and organizational diversity training irwin b horwitz1, marilyn sonilal2, sujin k horwitz31cameron school of business, university of st thomas, houston, tx, usa 2school of public health, university of texas, houston, tx, usaabstract: the growing diversity of the population has resulted in substantial challenges.