The first thing to acknowledge about diversity is that it can be difficult in the us, where the dialogue of inclusion is relatively advanced, even the mention of the word diversity can lead to anxiety and conflict supreme court justices disagree on the virtues of diversity and the means. We know intuitively that diversity matters it's also increasingly clear that it makes sense in purely business terms our latest research finds that companies in the top quartile for gender or racial and ethnic diversity are more likely to have financial returns above their national industry. Diversity makes us more creative, smarter people being around people who are different might be a challenge, but it's worth it step out of your bubble.
Diversity makes us smarter and more innovative and allows us to bring innovative solutions to our clients that's the business imperative gender diversity is a global issue and believe that diversity starts at the top. How diversity makes us smarter being around people who are different from us makes us more creative, more diligent and harder-working sep 16, 2014 |by katherine w phillips 0 the first thing to acknowledge about diversity is that it can be difficult. By katherine w phillips / posted at scientific american being around people who are different from us makes us more creative, more diligent and harder-working in brief decades of research by organizational scientists, psychologists, sociologists, economists and demographers show that socially.
4 1 0 2 5 h o w d i v e r s t y m a k u s m c n f a h t p: w s c i e n f a m r o l d v y k u 3 4 theircasetoamemberoftheirownparty theresult. At inspirefest 2016, ellyn shook, chro at accenture, delivers a keynote on diversity and inclusion in tech sector, and why it's so important 'diversity makes us smarter and more. Of course, the presence of diversity alone does not make people smarter as we note in many virginia center for inclusive communities programs, it is the leveraging of diversity to foster inclusion that is the heart of rodriguez's argument. How diversity makes us smarter from an article in scientific american the first thing to acknowledge about diversity is that it can be difficult research has shown that social diversity in a group can cause discomfort, rougher interactions, a lack of trust, greater perceived interpersonal conflict, lower communication, less cohesion, more concern about disrespect, and other problems. Harnessing the power of diversity and inclusion for innovation diversity drives innovation thinkstock more like this writes in how diversity makes us smarter.
In a 2014 article for scientific american, katherine w phillips argued that her decades of research concludes that diversity makes us smarter. Diversity makes you brighter by sheen s levine and david stark to study the effects of ethnic and racial diversity, whether in the united states or in asia, the opposite happened. So it should follow that operating in a diverse environment makes you smarter not that that makes it any easier diversity doesn't require us simply to learn how to celebrate our differences.
The summary above can help you recognize the differences, ally with different generational minds, and be smarter than you were before amy lynch is a generations author, speaker and consultant contact her about strategic generational diversity for your organization. The us olympic committee says it's taking its most diverse team ever to a winter games, an impressive and deserved boast that requires a caveat of. Scientific american (tm) the sciences how diversity makes us smarter: being around people who are different from us makes us more creative, more diligent and harder-working.
Continuous research into social diversity has proven that more racially, ethnically, and religiously diverse groups has better success in the workplace this is not only because people with different backgrounds bring new information simply interacting with individuals who are different forces. Being around people who are different from us makes us more creative, more diligent and harder-working the first thing to acknowledge about diversity is that it can be difficult in the us, where the dialogue of inclusion is relatively advanced, even the mention of the word diversity can. We get a bit too lazy and agreeable when we're surrounded by people who look like us diversity makes you smarter by jesse singal diversity, in other words.