I’d like to believe that most businesses understand the advantages of having a diverse workplace. Organizations that have diversity realize new ideas and find different ways to solve problems. They benefit from exposure to different cultures and ways of life. And they gain a global perspective that is absolutely necessary in today’s business environment.
At this year’s Great Place to Work Conference, Heather Brunner, CEO of WP Engine, talked about how they have embraced diversity. If you’re not familiar with WP Engine, they are the leading web hosting site for WordPress. They have approximately 400 employees – 30 percent