Diversity in the workplace means having a group of employees with a wide range of different backgrounds in terms of race, age, gender, and other characteristics. Having a diverse workforce is a good thing, but it can also present some challenges. This session will present facts about diversity that show how employees can help create a cooperative and productive work environment by respecting one another’s diverse backgrounds.
At the completion of this module, the participant will be able to:
- Identify the ways in which we are diverse
- Understand both the challenges and the opportunities of having a diverse workforce
- Help avoid discrimination in the workplace
- Follow organization policy regarding workplace diversity and discrimination.