Tags: Multicultural

Paul Heilbronner: How to manage multicultural teams

A generation ago, most organisations employed a workforce that was representative of their geography. Today, the world is much smaller – we live in a global economy that is supported by ever-evolving technology which means a multicultural workforce is more common than not. Thankfully. Diversity in the workplace can be explored from several perspectives. Some…

Chris Welford: Not Happy Holidays!

Something recently started me thinking about the true meaning of diversity. Strangely, corporate life or statements of best practice from the CIPD did not stimulate my thoughts; rather they were the result of reading an innocuous seasonal message on an advertising hoarding, which simply stated “Happy Holidays!” There was nothing unusual in what was written;…

Deloitte celebrates Diversity month

Deloitte, the business advisory firm, is celebrating diversity month with an exciting programme of activities and guest speakers, including Garth Crooks OBE, ambassador for the ‘Kick It Out’ campaign, and England cricketer, Ravi Bopara. During the month, all nine of the firm’s diversity networks, including women’s, GLOBE (gay, lesbian and bisexual), multicultural, workability and faith…