Please build your 5 page essay (Diversity at Wal-Mart) around this outline. The instructor is looking for plagiarism, so please be careful. She has me on notice. Thanks.
The major aim of this paper is to evaluate diversity evident in Wal-Mart stores globally. The evaluation takes into account the different types of diversity present in the giant retail chain.
Types of Diversity
Employee and Cultural Diversity
Diversity in the corporate social responsibilities
Change in human resource hiring strategies
Attainment of global status
Zero Waste Policy
Corporate Social Responsibility Diversity
Community Welfare Programs
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Diversity in Wal-Mart Name: Institutional Affiliation: Diversity in Wal-Mart Introduction Wal-Mart as a global brand in the retail chain market believes in a simple yet powerful slogan, which is saving money and living better, for its clients. The company believes that it is at its best in promoting diversity across its supply chain. Besides, diversity serves as an improvement strategy to retail store’s performance when it comes to sales, it is also an advantage to suppliers. Diversity is also an advantage to the customers who rely on the retail outlet to access different goods and services from manufacturers, in the best way possible. At Wal-Mart, the management recognizes the fact that, people of color are more likely to take up the majority of the population come the year 2042, up from the current one-third representation they have in the population (Glavas, 2016). Purpose The major aim of this paper is to evaluate diversity evident in Wal-Mart stores globally. The evaluation takes into account the different types of diversity present in the giant retail chain. The paper also seeks to evaluate other diverse aspects in Wal-Mart, which makes the global retail chain stand out in the global market of retail chains. Types of Diversity Many important roles are played by retail businesses, thus the important need of diversity to be able to meet the different aspects that the businesses serve in the economy. In the United States for instance, the retail s...