Diversity & Inclusion


Dimensions of Diversity

Know what Diversity means!  The “Dimensions of Diversity” wheel shows the complexity of the diversity filters through which all of us process stimuli and information. That in turn leads to the assumptions that we make (usually about the behaviors of other people), which ultimately drive our own behaviors, which in turn have an impact on others. See the layers of Diversity below:

From Diverse Teams at Work, Gardenswartz & Rowe (SHRM, 2003)
"Internal Dimensions and External Dimensions" are adapted from Marilyn Loden and Judy Rosener, Workforce America! (Business One Irwin, 1991)