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There are several reasons why it is important for inclusive culture to become the norm rather than the exception. An inclusive culture involves the full and successful integration of diverse people into a work place or industry. An inclusive culture indicates a climate in which respect, equity and positive recognition of differences are all cultivated. In the business world perfectionism, power and competitiveness are often qualities that are glorified. The majority of cultures want to be seen as stronger and better than the competition but what some companies fail to acknowledge is that when this behaviour becomes ingrained in the organisation it influences the way employees interact with one another. However, studies show that both men and women want an inclusive work culture that emphasize on integrity, collaboration that helps them reach their full potential and support other. Creating an inclusive work environment is an effective way to make all […]

Getting to know Sweden!

What comes to mind when you think about Sweden? If I had to answer this question the first three words that come to mind are: Ikea, Abba and Volvo! Well, joking aside, Sweden has much more to offer. The largest of the Scandinavian countries, with an area twice that of Britian, Sweden offers something for everyone. There are 9.7 million people in Sweden, of whom about 2 million are under the age of 18. Eighty- five percent of them live in the cities. It has a spectacular landscape, incredible cities, a friendly and educated population, breathtaking countryside and a rich history and culture. In Northern Sweden you can find the rural landscape and beautiful green forests while in the south you can witness all those little red small houses scattered all over. The country‚Äôs south and west coast features some of the most picturesque beaches in Europe. Generally speaking Sweden […]

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