Week 5 DQ 1
Before posting to this discussion, please read Harvey #48, Diversity Training: Ideological Frameworks and Social Justice Implications. Then, think of some companies that you have worked for. How could it have benefitted from providing diversity training to employees? Which of the frameworks would you recommend to the company’s management and why? What impact might this have on recruitment and retention of a diverse workforce?
Week 5 DQ 2
In spite of people living longer and healthier lives, stereotypes about older workers being hard to manage and slow to adapt to new technologies still persist. How does the media contribute to and reinforce these perceptions?