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Diversity Briefings Newsletter, Nov. 18, 2010

Welcome to Diversity Briefings: 11/18/2010 Volume 1, Issue 21. Published Each Monday – Friday Welcome back to Diversity Briefings Today’s issue is really brief. My apologies. We will be back in full force tomorrow. Susan Klopfer, editor and publisher You can subscribe to Diversity Briefings here Enter your email address: Delivered by FeedBurner —– —– […]

Diversity Briefings Newsletter, Nov. 15, 2010

Welcome to Diversity Briefings: 11/15/2010 Volume 1, Issue 18. Published Each Monday – Friday Today’s New Diversity Topics: Shirley Sherrod, Dr. R. Roosevelt Thomas Jr., Distinguished Dialogue Event – American Institute for Managing Diversity, Inc. Reports on Cross-Generational Engagement in the Workplace – Group Alleges Discrimination Against Blind – Hate-crime Law Called Ineffective – Culture […]

Diversity Briefings Newsletter: Nov. 12, 2010

Welcome to Diversity Briefings: 11/12/2010 Volume 1, Issue 17. Published Each Monday – Friday Today’s New Diversity Topics: Latin American Leaders at G-20 Call For Responsibility From Rich Countries – Court Nixes Bedtime Story For Female Employee – US Airways Promises To Improve Diversity Activities – Ethnic Tensions Cost Banker Her Job, She Claims – […]

Diversity Briefings Newsletter: November 11, 2010

Welcome to Diversity Briefings: 11/11/2010 Volume 1, Issue 16. Published Each Monday – Friday Today’s New Diversity Topics: Veterans and Diversity *EEOC Publishes Final Regulations on GINA * Can Facebook Get You Fired?  * How to work with a younger boss * Want a great workplace? Respect your employees * Supreme Court discusses gender discrimination […]

Keep Up With Diversity News: 10/20/2010

Welcome to Diversity Briefings: 10/20/2010 Volume 1, Issue 2Group Klopfer Diversity Consulting Susan Klopfer, editor and publisher Today’s Topics: mental health and disability, effective leaders, ADA & anti-discrimination, citizenship & immigration, “BFOQ,” Credit histories and hiring, mandatory harassment prevention training, EEOC & credit history, Diversity Management Tip of the day —– —– —– —– ***The Justice […]

Seeking definitions for diversity in the workplace; this one looks good

What is diversity in the workplace? I’ve been searching for definitions — and there are many. Recently I ran into this one from Cornell University and I thought it was quite good. What do you think? Workplace diversity is a people issue, focused on the differences and similarities that people bring to an organization. It […]