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06 Apr 2022

The COVID-19 Impact on Diversity and Inclusion

Worksheets - 3 pages - Human resources

It's no secret that COVID-19 has wreaked havoc across the world, bringing entire nations to a standstill, and devastating the global economy. For many organisations, 2020 has been a real struggle with businesses closing down, making redundancies, and losing large amounts of revenue during the...

11 Jun 2018

Managing diversity-related interactions

Case study - 3 pages - Management

Managing diversity-related interactions could sometimes seem awkward or uncomfortable to a person who has never encountered these kinds of situations before, according to Ghillyer (2018). This case study will analyze three different scenarios depicting diversity-related interactions...

17 Apr 2015

Dance - Diversity and Inclusion

Case study - 2 pages - Educational studies

Dance in its simplest form is a means of self-expression. It is varied, unique and ever evolving. As a matter of fact, dance forms, and serves a very integral part in a people's culture. It can be attributable to a particular people who in turn may relate to specific events and occurrences within...

19 Mar 2014

Diversity, Equity and Standards

Case study - 2 pages - Educational studies

Over the recent years, it has become common to talk about two Americans, whereby one of them is characterized by social and economic strife while the other is characterized by color. This has happened for centuries in the American education system. The nation has been faced with a main challenge...

07 Nov 2014

Islam and diversity

Case study - 5 pages - Educational studies

A fifth of the world's population is made up of Muslim believers. The religion has suffered many splits, as a result, of orthodoxy, reforms, struggle and depression. Just like the Christians, the Muslims have their own believes and pillars of faith. “Shahada,” a declaration of faith,...

23 Sep 2013

Hispanic American Diversity

Case study - 4 pages - Educational studies

Hispanic-Americans make up a large ethnic group in the United States. Many Americans believe Hispanics are much the same and group them together (panethnicity) but, in fact, the groups are very diverse. Hispanics come from a variety of different cultures and include Mexican-Americans, Puerto...

07 Feb 2013

Embracing corporate diversity

Case study - 2 pages - Management

While employees should accept diversity regardless of race percentages, and continue to be productive; managers must also embrace diversity in order to lead effectively. Why? For one, understanding diversity helps prevent division among co-workers. Two, it helps avoid...

01 Aug 2013

Developing a cultural diversity training program

Case study - 2 pages - Educational studies

According to Kinicki and Kreitner, authors of the text Organizational Behavior, “Diversity represents the multitude of individual differences and similarities that exist among people. This definition underscores a key issue about managing diversity.” (Kinicki & Kreitner,...

17 Sep 2013

Scientific taxonomy and earth's biodiversity

Case study - 3 pages - Educational studies

Much like the human species of the planet Earth is diverse, so are the animals who also roam, fly, creep, swim, breathe, and exist on the planet. Each animal comes from a particular group. There are mammals, like the snow leopard and dolphin; there are insects like the lady bug and the Karner...

10 Jun 2013

Hispanic American Diversity - published: 10/06/2013

Case study - 3 pages - Educational studies

Until I started the research for this paper I did not know how many different countries that Hispanic Americans have come from. It was hard for me to choose only four to write about for this assignment but I did decide to pick the ones I was most familiar with and which I was able to find the...

17 Sep 2013

Team diversity paper

Case study - 3 pages - Educational studies

The average age for college students is rising. “At both Harvard and Notre Dame the average age is [sic] now 27. The University of Phoenix, which offers both online and traditional degree programs, has an average student age of 35-37” (n.a., 2009, pg. 1, para. I). We currently live...

28 Aug 2013

Diversity in personality theories

Case study - 2 pages - Psychology

The causes for human behaviors were questions asked by theorists for many years. A great deal of exertion was put into discovering this reasons that were strived for. The knowledge of human behaviors is not as trouble-free as many individuals would propose. Exclusive as fingerprints are...

10 Mar 2011

Diversity management at the workplace

Thesis - 5 pages - Management

For Human Resource (HR) managers, managing staff diversity at the workplace has been one of the most important criteria of an organization that offers equal employment opportunities in today's world. Today, successful diversity management has become synonymous with good business...

26 Oct 2011

Volkswagen USA: Will product diversity help Volkswagen UK overcome the adversities it has been facing?

Market study - 10 pages - Business strategy

"Among the many car manufacturers who have created a buzz with their many models, German car makers occupy a special place in the world. One of the German manufacturers, who has managed to carve a niche for itself, is Volkswagen. Volkswagen of America, (VWoA) as it is known, is the North...

16 Feb 2011

Roland Perez - The diversity of corporate governance models in Europe

Book review - 5 pages - Management

1) The subject According to Roland Perez, Europe is characterized by a diversity of models for corporate governance (GE) and each model is suited to the geographical area or country. Due to the constant economic and societal transformations, the author shows us that we have witnessed,...

03 Mar 2011

Cosmetics and intercultural strategy marketing: L'Oreal's sales strategy vis-a-vis the cultural diversity of eye make-up

Case study - 21 pages - Services marketing

Today, the cosmetics market is a particularly flourishing market. New firms are emerging and being introduced to this growing market. Makeup has become a consumer product, and has declined as a luxury item, as it is now distributed by major brands. This product, which is a must for most of the...

29 Jul 2010

Information management: Diversity and role of information

Thesis - 6 pages - Logistics

The globalization of trade and the constant innovation of new technologies of information and communication have led to increased information. The information that is significant to an organization soon becomes obsolete and unusable for the sustainability of an organization. Therefore, companies...

29 Jun 2010

The diversity of love

Thesis - 4 pages - Humanities/philosophy

The significance of love in regards to modern day society is often widely overlooked. According to one definition from Merriam-Webster, the word, “love,” means: a warm attachment, enthusiasm, or devotion. At the same time, there are eight are listed definitions of the word. Prior to...

28 Apr 2009

Wal-Mart: Threat to economic diversity

Thesis - 4 pages - Services marketing

Wal-Mart is not just another department store, but is instead a huge conglomerate that treads the line of breaking anti-trust laws and labor laws. Its incursion into the American marketplace has made huge negative in-roads into small towns cultural identities, and has unfairly overridden the...

08 May 2009

Diversity at the workplace

Thesis - 35 pages - Human resources

Ways to maximize benefits of an increasingly diverse workforce and client base is a continuing concern for organizational leadership. The current processes for managing diversity continues to be necessary but are not sufficient enough to result in effective outcomes in 21st century...

14 May 2009

Diversity of the workplace

Tutorials/exercises - 34 pages - Human resources

Ways to maximize benefits of an increasingly diverse workforce and client base is a continuing concern for organizational leadership. The current processes for managing diversity continues to be necessary but is not sufficient to result in effective outcomes, in the 21st century's...

15 Jan 2009

To what extent does multiculturalism in developed liberal democracies adequately address the issue of religious diversity?

Essay - 9 pages - Social sciences

In recent years diversity in developed liberal democracies has deeply increased. Indeed, in European countries, as in America or in Australia many migrants came to work. Whereas the first migration movements happened within Western countries (e.g. many Italians and Poles came to France to...

08 Apr 2009

An assessment of the importance of cultural diversity within global organizations

Thesis - 8 pages - Management

In order to counter the arguments put forward by Palich and Gomez-Mejia regarding cultural diversity it is important to define the main issues in the debate. In order to address the issues, it is essential to begin by defining what is meant by culture in this context. On establishing what...

05 Mar 2009

The melting pot revisited: Supporting research into the genetic diversity of the American population

Thesis - 14 pages - Sociology

The advent of the genomic era has brought with it a host of opinions regarding to what ends genetic tools ought to be applied. There is a growing interest in research that will illustrate the genetic diversity of populations. Advocates suggest that research detailing unique features of...

05 Feb 2009

Cultural diversity

Essay - 5 pages - Social sciences

Multiculturalism had little importance in the past but in today's society it is considered one of the most important issues with grave meanings and consequences attached to it. Public sector authority cannot afford to neglect reflecting on the organization and management of multiculturalism...

17 May 2009

Linguistic diversity in Europe: Strength or weakness?

Case study - 5 pages - Linguistics

In 1919, after many debates, the British Prime Minister David Lloyd George concluded that the Versailles treaty would be written both in French and English. Since then, English has imposed itself in diplomacy, economic exchanges, Medias and so on. Nowadays, it seems that this language has gained...

03 Jul 2009

Diversity in schools: The true definition of segregation

Thesis - 3 pages - Educational studies

I grew up in a very small town of twelve-hundred people. Now that I look back, I realize that my town, Greenfield, contained absolutely no diversity; the population was one-hundred percent Caucasian. However, when I'd visit my friends in neighboring towns, they had lots of black friends...

15 Jan 2009

Cultural diversity is a source of competitive advantage. Discuss

Essay - 4 pages - Business strategy

« To succeed internationally, we need to understand the cultures of the world; and we have all the cultures of the world represented right here - a tremendous competitive advantage. » ? Ernest Thompson, Proctor and Gamble Nowadays, globalisation, which is a phenomenon mainly generated by the...

21 Apr 2008

An Exploration of Diversity and Self Monitoring

Case study - 4 pages - Psychology

Today we live in a world that undeniably diverse, especially in the United States of America. We strive to have a peaceful coexistence of diverse ethnic groups, as we embrace our similarities yet still hold our differences close. Historically, the United States has had to deal with many issues of...

19 Nov 2008

Biodiversity in forests

Essay - 7 pages - Biology

Interest in biodiversity began in the mid-1980s with the Biodiversity Symposium, held in Washington, DC, sponsored by the National Academy of Science. Within increasing human populations and rising demands for resources and living space, the need to conserve biological diversity rose to...