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Today’s organizations are facing a more diverse workforce, and customer base, than they did even as short as five years ago and, as the American economy continues to become increasingly intertwined with the those of other countries, there is a increasing need to American organizations to understand what works, and doesn’t...

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While EEOC’s MD-715 requires analysis and documentation of an agency's accomplishments, the directive cannot implement the disability program. Each federal agency must put the necessary resources and work into addressing the unique barriers present in their individual workplaces. The decline in participation of PWTD in the federal work force may partially be the result of a lack of vigorous support among government leaders at all levels. Agency senior leaders need to be the champions of PWTD. In particular, agency heads should clearly articulate their support for the hiring and advancement of people with disabilities.

Jun 03, 2013 · Linking Diversity to Work Force Needs

The people of different background, races, religion creates diverse workforce.
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communication, adaptability and change. Diversitywill increase significantly in the coming years. Successfulorganizations recognize the need for immediate action and are ready andwilling to spend resources on managing diversity in the workplace now.

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The statement open until filled is shown in most academic job postings for many diversity jobs. That’s smart considering how most academic openings require extensive education and work experience history. Few corporate employers include the statement open until filled in their job descriptions. I suppose corporate employers feel confident they will fill the job quickly and thus, there is no need to say open until filled. Hope might spring eternal but a 30 day job posting lasts 30 days! I su ...

Diversity in the Workplace: Benefits, Challenges and Solutions

"I would suggest that you need to measure so you can improve. You need to know how many people of color you have in your work force. You need to know how many women you have in your work force so you can keep it in mind as you look to diversify your work force," he said.

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While diversity can be based on age, race, sexual orientation, ethnicity, physical qualities, gender and other primary characteristics, secondary ones can include income, work background, parental status, education and religion. And while it is difficult to ignore differences between people, a proper approach would be to value those differences, he said. Romero said diversity is not a fad but a business imperative that should be an across-the-board endeavor rather than one with a top-down or bottom-up approach. Employees need to buy into the concept, be reminded that the labor pool is diversifying and understand that businesses can tap into everyone's individual creative potential, he said.

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Diversity and inclusion in Defence is a critical capability issue. The Defence organisation of the 21st Century must harness the broadest talents if we are to remain fully ready to defend Australia. In the competitive labour market for talent in Australia and with a globalised workplace Defence can no longer rely on a workforce drawn from a narrow pool of talent.