Workplace diversity has been an essential element of success. The workplace of today is far more diverse than before. The age of retirement has increased as well as people of different backgrounds are working in the same place. Discrimination is possible because of race, religion marriage status, marital status and the status of a military member. Other ways people can be discriminated against for example, pregnancy status, income, and educational level. Teaching diversity classes is good for any company. Starbucks is an example of a business who has been found to be responsible for diversity in the workplace. They have been closing down for training diversity courses, in response to two black men being arrested in Philadelphia. The research has proven that businesses that are more diverse are more successful. Because diversity is a result of the many individuals who have diverse backgrounds and bring different views to the table, companies that succeed will succeed more. There’s plenty to learn about diversity in the workplace. If you are interested in learning more take a look at this video for further information. u72djaratg.