Last week I was a panelist for the discussion “Building Cultural Capability Networks” to further explore findings from Cracking the Cultural Ceiling: Future Proofing Your Business in the Asian Century… 306 more words
Tags » Cultural Diversity
“Democracy is a pathetic belief in the collective wisdom of individal ignorance.” -H.L Mencken
This quote rang loud as a liberty bell in my mind the other day when in response to the hypocrisy and contradictory nature of Obama’s past comments on marriage, a statist said “as an elected president, he has a duty to represent the will of his constituents.” 262 more words
164 more words
White Riots VS Black Protests • BRAVE NEW FILMS Ever notice how the mainstream media treats black protesters & white rioters differently? LIKE our page: Brave New Films (Y) Using the term “thug” to describe black people, but “students” or “drunk people” when describing whites, shows that “thug” is the new, coded way of saying the n-word.
- Begin by recognizing, understanding, and appreciating ways in which your own racial,
cultural and/or ethnic background have contributed to your character and personality.
- Be aware of unspoken messages about difference: raised eyebrows, body language, avoidance, etc. 132 more words
Good organizations realize that there are benefits to be gained from well-managed diversity programs in their workplaces. Ignoring these benefits can increase the risk of falling behind the competitors that are more attuned to the need for human capital investment. 666 more words