The team is originally homogeneous because society controls our own “natural” reactions. These “natural” reactions have to be dropped and pushed aside first so that the original team is not homogeneous. And that’s the hard point. The one who is going to suggest the first step to diversity is going to be side-tracked and marginalized, at times with nasty “humorous” remarks. Happy are the startups who can start from zero, hence without the handicap of an already existing segregative if not segregational organization.

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Dr Jacques COULARDEAU, PhD in Germanic Linguistics (University Lille III) and ESP Teaching (University Bordeaux II) has been teaching all types of ESP

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