United Colours of Benetton – Every colour under the sun! Internationalism and therefore ethnic diversity now feature highly in the advertising campaigns of fashion houses, student organisations and big businesses alike. Proudly they depict people of different skin colours and boast of cross-border mobility programmes, company structures and alliances.
The aim of the workshop, facilitated by Cologne-based Diversity pioneer, Michael Stuber, was to explore the opportunity Diversity presents in order to achieve the integration of GLBT issues into daily business reality. The event covered the different meanings of Diversity and why is was important, what managing Diversity can encompass, which roadblocks exist to integrating GLBT issues & Strategies and how to overcome these roadblocks, the economic rationale of sexual orientation and a road-map to implementing Diversity. Contine reading