How Diversity is Vital for the Future of the Construction Industry
Alexa De La Parra Ramirez, Autodesk
In this day and age, we constantly hear about the need for diversity in business. While this is something that is frequently discussed as a corporate strategy, the reason why diversity is so important in life, the workforce and in particular, the construction industry, isn’t always explained.
In reality, diversity has been proven to increase productivity in not only individual industries but in entire economies. One example of the success of diversity is in Singapore. When they achieved independence in 1965, they aggressively promoted ethnic and racial integration.