Work environment

1. Write your essay in response to the guidelines below. Make sure to provide support for your opinions by referencing course materials or research.
Evaluate your own life experiences with people with different personality types and other racial, international, economic, or religious backgrounds. What complexities might arise in managing a diverse group? How well do you think your experiences would prepare you to understand the unique needs and dilemmas of a diverse workforce? Based on your past experience and observations, select at least two of the diversity initiatives and/or programs from the list below that you feel would be the most effective in fostering a culturally tolerant work environment.
o Changing structures and policies to protect against discrimination
o Expanding recruitment efforts to encourage diversity
o Establishing mentor relationships
o Accommodating special needs
o Providing diversity skills training
o Increasing awareness of sexual harassment
o Multicultural teams
o Employee network groups