OSHKOSH, Wis.--(Blue Paper, podcast and infographic from promotional products retailer 4imprint entitled, Diversity in the workplace: The difference difference makes, expounds on the importance of diversity within a company and the benefits to be had when businesses make it a priority.)--The diversity of a company’s workforce can have an impact not only on company culture but in all aspects of the business. This month’s
“This Blue Paper takes a closer look at workplace diversity, the benefits of having a well-rounded workforce and how to create a welcoming environment for people with different backgrounds.”
Whether it is business or society, diversity is not just about including and integrating people of different racial, ethnic and religious backgrounds, or people of different physical abilities and sexual orientations. It’s about understanding them and their ideas. People of diverse backgrounds tend to have different points of view. Incorporating these unique insights into an organization yields greater creativity and innovation, better product development and marketing, more thorough problem-solving and, as a result, increased market share.
“Diversity exists in many forms,” explains Greg Ebel, vice president of sales and marketing for 4imprint. “This Blue Paper takes a closer look at workplace diversity, the benefits of having a well-rounded workforce and how to create a welcoming environment for people with different backgrounds.”
There’s a great deal that goes into diversity. The forthcoming Blue Paper and podcast reveal a few of them, like:
- The Standpoint theory
- The different kinds of diversity
- The ever-changing concept of diversity
- Various organizational approaches to diversity and inclusion policy implementation
- Diversity promotion
- And the utility of a Chief Diversity Officer (CDO)
To read this Blue Paper, download the podcast or view the infographic, visit: www.4imprint.com/bluepapers.
About 4imprint Blue Papers
4imprint Blue Papers are in-depth, how-to articles, distributed to 4imprint customers to help their organizations succeed. Accessible at www.4imprint.com/bluepapers, Blue Papers have covered popular, cutting-edge topics such as podcasting, online social media, search engine optimization (SEO) and experiential marketing.
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