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1 BSBLDR504 Implement Diversity in the Workplace Name: Vinod Beniwal Date: 29/05/2018
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2 Question 1: Diversity Diversity at the workplace is very valuable for any businesses. A diverse workforce is made up of people with a wide range of experiences and characteristics[ CITATION Mor09 \l 1033 ]. Some of these characteristics include race, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation and ability. Question 2: Commonwealth and state legislation that impacts on diversity in the work place Commonwealth has a legislation that supports equity in employment, antidiscrimination and ethical behavior that should be followed by all employers in the member countries. These include sex discrimination Act 1984, disability discrimination Act 1992, race discrimination Act 1975 and Affirmative action, equal employment opportunity for women, Act 1986. The state laws which impact on the diversity of a workplace includes; discrimination Act, 1991 for the Australian Capital territory, Anti-discrimination Act 1977 for the New South Wales state, Anti- discrimination Act 1991 for the state of Queensland, Anti-discrimination Act 1988 for the state of Tasmania, Equal Opportunity Act 2010 for the state of Victoria and the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 for the Western Australia State. Much better –although state based not national /or Tasmanian Question 3: Benefits of diversity in the workplace
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3 i. Diversity at the workplace brings increase in productivity. There are more new ideas and processes that are brought into the organization. It also boosts the morale of the employees and this makes them to work more efficiently and effectively[ CITATION Gre02 \l 1033 ]. good ii. It increases the creativity of the employees because such heterogeneous groups are cross-fertilizing each other in the organization. iii. Companies that have global markets benefit from diversity in language. For example, if the business has fluent Chinese speakers employees it can reach the Chinese market easily.
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