Total Marks 3
Starting Date Tuesday, June 02, 2020
Closing Date Monday, June 08, 2020
Question Title Workforce Diversity
Human Resource Management (MGT501) Spring 2020
Graded Discussion Board No. 1
Due Date: 8 June, 2020
Total Marks: 03
Topic: Workforce Diversity.
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A private sector bank which operated at a limited level in Pakistan, acquired a large local private sector bank, this resulted in extensive organizational growth in terms of number of branches and profitability. Both banks had different organizational cultures first one dominated with a team-based culture, and second one having a typical beaurocratic culture of government organizations. Here, different ethnical groups, older workers, cultural differences, gender and education are the sources of workforce diversity.
Keeping in view the above scenario, discuss how work force diversity can be considered as an asset for the new setup? Furthermore, enlist two major challenges which bank has to face now. Explain each point with sound arguments.
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