global market article summary (career counseling)

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Jasmine McElroy @02652197 01-29-11 Career Counseling “Global Market” Summary Diversity is Very Important in a Global Market Companies are finding that diversity in their workforce is becoming increasingly good for business. Hiring employees from a variety of diverse backgrounds is a key component in making good business decisions that work well across the globe. These facts are illustrated, for instance, in the article “In a Global Market, It Takes All Kinds,” when the development of the controller for Microsoft’s Xbox gaming system is discussed. A controller was already designed, but two Asian American employees suggested that the company make smaller controllers to sell in Asian markets. Once created and distributed, the type of controller these Asian American employees suggested ended up outselling the original controller, not only just in Asia, but even in the United States. The law requires companies to have a certain level of diversity in the workplace, but due to the expansion of competition in the global market, the diversity of a company’s employees is
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