Promoting Diversity and Avoiding Discrimination in the Global Workplace

  • 5 topics | 21m
  • Up to 30 languages
  • Transcripts
The modern workforce is as diverse as the world in which it exists, with employees representing many cultures, ethnicities, beliefs, languages, and customs. Many organizations continue making strides to promote diversity and inclusion, recognizing that leveraging the full potential of their employees requires a commitment to eliminating discriminatory behavior from the workplace. In this course, you'll learn about the benefits of diversity and inclusion for the organization and how you, as an employee, can promote inclusion. You'll also learn about how the types of discriminatory behaviors, such as harassment and bullying, affect the workplace, and interfere with efforts to promote diversity and inclusion.


  • recognize the benefits of diversity and inclusion for the organization
  • recognize how employees and managers can promote inclusion while carrying out their job responsibilities and interacting with coworkers
  • recognize the benefits of supporting diversity and inclusion and the part employees play in promoting it
  • recognize how bullying and harassment can affect the workplace
  • identify what action to take if you are subjected to or witness discriminatory behavior in the workplace
  • recognize examples of discriminatory behavior in the workplace, how it can affect the workplace, and what can be done to stop it


  • Benefits for the Organization
  • Supporting Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace
  • Knowledge Check: Supporting Diversity and Inclusion
  • Avoiding Discriminatory Behavior
  • Knowledge Check: Avoiding Discriminatory Behavior