Leading Diversity
A look into a diverse workplace
By Steve Garthe – LDR/300


Women’s Role in the workplace…

Males continue to dominate the leadership and management positions

Male’s have monopolized the CEO positions World Wide
Women have constantly been at the bottom of the pyramid





Women’s Role in the workplace…
Males have prominently held all of the higher end positions in the use for more than 100 years
To this day, CEO positions are widely help by the male presence throughout the world
Women are beginning to work their way up to the top


The role of leadership style on leadership effectiveness



Managers find traits that tell others who they are and how they operate a department.
Work with power, greed
Managers who create the “My way or the Highway” approach

Leadership styles will tell if a company is successful or will fail
Those who do not care will take the company to its grave
Managers taking care of their staff bring success


The role of leadership style on leadership effectiveness


The influence of the culture on leading an organization

The White generations are no longer taking top stage

Other minorities are taking the lead


Gaining a new prospective on how to run a company
With the changing ways of doing business, Americans are finding new ways of operating a business and matching what other countries do to be successful

Different nations run companies different ways
Many different countries such as China and Japan use traditional ways to run businesses; respect is gain by clients and business partners

Thousand of diverse cultures coming to America with the dream of running a business
Hispanics are seen in Washington State starting cleaning business, lawn care
The influence of the culture on leading an organization


The potential challenges in leading an organization that is global


Money spent to place a home for those in other countries
Travel expenses
New office expenses
Contracts and permits with other countries
Global shipping costs

Language can be a deal breaker
English becoming more popular
Language requirements when traveling to new countries for business meetings


The potential challenges in leading an organization that is global