Encouraging diversity in the workplace will help foster creativity, innovation and change aged and stagnant methods. Participants of a Forbes Insights Survey overwhelmingly agree that a diverse workforce will bring the different perspectives that a company needs to power its innovation strategy.
Employees from diverse social and cultural backgrounds bring unique skills, ideas, experiences and perception to the team. Encouraging an amalgamation of cultures, ages, beliefs and social backgrounds will access wider pools of talent and expose businesses to different markets.
Look beyond age and gender
Employers should be seeking employees from different socially economic, educational and cultural backgrounds, as well as race and