Knowledge-at-work: Knowledge & knowing

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How HR Can Tackle Diversity Using the Rooney Rule

Visier

In August 2015, the need for more workforce diversity was spotlighted in a big way when President Obama issued a call to action to technology companies, encouraging them to hire more women and minorities by implementing the Rooney Rule. Metric to watch: Diversity of interviewed candidates.

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Knowledge-at-work: An ecology behind the firewall

Knowledge-at-work

Knowledge-at-work Personal thoughts about learning, community and social affordances for knowledge creation « KM on-line discourse | Main | Boundary objects revisted » June 11, 2006 An ecology behind the firewall How can business best use web2.0 Encouraging personal views, commentary, opinion, critique and news, helps to ensure diversity, brings in new voices and memes, creates the space for innovative ideas.

Knowledge-at-work: KM practices

Knowledge-at-work

Knowledge-at-work Personal thoughts about learning, community and social affordances for knowledge creation « When learning and knowledge collide | Main | Knowledge managers » November 05, 2006 KM practices Which KM practices are the most important in your opinion? Clarify meaning - help groups surface distinctions, maintain diversity and engage in creative abrasion, i.e. create a Ba.

Knowledge-at-work: Reflecting on corporate memory

Knowledge-at-work

» December 17, 2006 Reflecting on corporate memory Sharing via explicit, evolving documentation is receiving more attention as wikis and blogs move into the enterprise. Any repository that does not enable dialog, promote awareness, encourage back-channel connections, make it easy to connect to the source person, push notifications or foster diversity of opinion and offer affordances for annotation, is unlikely to survive.

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Knowledge-at-work: Knowledge managers

Knowledge-at-work

Knowledge-at-work Personal thoughts about learning, community and social affordances for knowledge creation « KM practices | Main | Perennial KM issues » November 11, 2006 Knowledge managers The knowledge manager may well be an endangered species as the KM meme fades and firms rush to stay abreast of complexity, social networking and chaos theory. Posted by: Dr. Mohamed Taher | November 23, 2006 at 04:17 PM Knowledge isn't the dependent variable.

Knowledge-at-work: KM failing?

Knowledge-at-work

Knowledge-at-work Personal thoughts about learning, community and social affordances for knowledge creation « The nature of knowledge (again) | Main | Knowledge as ecology » February 19, 2006 KM failing? Our conversations are now distributed, diverse and fragmented. February 19, 2006 in KM , KM practices , KM tools | Permalink TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference KM failing?

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Knowledge-at-work: Knowledge as ecology

Knowledge-at-work

Main | KM, decisons and problem solving » February 26, 2006 Knowledge as ecology Reflecting on many years working, thinking and writing on KM, the strongest meme for me remains knowledge ecology. Sustainability, adaptation, food and energy webs & chains, stasis, climax, niche, fitness, Nardi & Day examine information ecologies in terms of co-evolution, keystone species, diversity and system flows. Ecology communicates life, diversity, organic, and open.

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Cycling to knowledge

Knowledge-at-work

I can easily see the value to new arrivals and can appreciate the need to have diversity and participant churn. What do we really know about those knowledge practices that involve a strong cyclic component? Can we alter the rate, depth, relevance and utility of knowledge generation by enhancing the cycle visibility, being mindful of our place in the cycle, changing frequency and other properties? Idea generations and dialog turns.

Building Office Culture with Diversity and Inclusion

Best Money Moves

Building office culture with diversity and inclusion. A better office culture starts with diversity and inclusion but more than 60 percent of marginalized groups working for companies that focus on those values still feel pressured to “cover” their identities to fit in at work, according to research by Deloitte. An LGBTQIA+ respondent shared, “I didn’t feel I could protest when the person put in charge of diversity for our group was in fact an extremely vocal homophobe.”.

Why Are Diversity Initiatives Failing?

HR Management

Many organizations implement diversity initiatives with the intention of capturing the innovation, performance, and retention benefits provided by diverse workplaces [1]. However, a recently released report from the Diversity Council of Australia has found these initiatives often fail to achieve their desired outcomes – to the extent that almost a third have been classified as “never or rarely effective” by HR professionals [2]. 2006).

Chief Diversity Officer Carin Taylor: Celebrating Our Differences at Workday

Workday

Having a diverse and inclusive workplace is a priority for most organizations. And like most priorities, it takes a team and a set of goals to address diversity and inclusion (D&I). Workday Chief Diversity Officer Carin Taylor. “As Everybody’s Diverse in Their Own Way.

Are HR's diversity and inclusion strategies proprietary information?

Steve Boese

The story I wanted to highlight is about a big tech company fight over an employee non-compe te, but not one of the ones we expect - surrounding some star engineer working on the latest VR or AI tech - it centers around HR, more specifically, around a Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer heading to Microsoft from IBM. But these companies will apparently do whatever it takes — including launching a legal fight — to hire one type of person: a Chief Diversity Officer.

How the FBI Overhauled Its Hiring Process to Improve Diversity and Create a Better Candidate Experience

Linkedin Talent Blog

In 2016, former FBI director James Comey realized the organization was facing a diversity crisis in its special agent ranks. in 2006 to 17.9% Even at the application stage, Peter’s team wasn’t sure how many diverse candidates were coming in.

How the FBI Overhauled Its Hiring Process to Improve Diversity and Create a Better Candidate Experience

Linkedin Talent Blog

In 2016, former FBI director James Comey realized the organization was facing a diversity crisis in its special agent ranks. in 2006 to 17.9% Even at the application stage, Peter’s team wasn’t sure how many diverse candidates were coming in.

The Necessary Discomfort of Inclusive Leadership

Root

The following is an excerpt from How to Be an Inclusive Leader: Your Role in Creating Cultures of Belonging Where Everyone Can Thrive , a book in which diversity and inclusion expert Jennifer Brown provides a step-by-step guide for the personal and emotional journey we must undertake to create an inclusive workplace where everyone can thrive. It’s perhaps not surprising that two thirds of executives consider diversity and inclusion a rising priority.

Is Sexual Orientation Protected by Federal Law?

HR Daily Advisor

By 2006, she had been promoted from rescue technician to acting rescue lieutenant, and then to rescue lieutenant. Diversity Insight attorneys' fees disability leave laws sexual orientationThe U.S.

6 Ways to Avoid Age Bias in Your Job Descriptions

Ongig

The Equality Act of 2010 (and the Employment Equality (Age) Regulations 2006 before it), protects candidates/employees in many ways. Diversity and Inclusion Age Discrimination Unconscious BiasEmployers paid $240 million in age bias lawsuits since 2000, according to a survey by GoodJobsFirst.org. Note: Most age discrimination law suits relate to The Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) which forbids age discrimination against people who are age 40 or older.

Envato Improves Clarity of Expectations And Performance With 15Five

15Five

The company was founded in 2006 as a platform for professional creatives to sell their digital assets, resources, and services, and is now expanding its offerings to empower anyone to produce creative solutions for their needs. About Envato.

The bold new world of talent: 10 predictions for 2016

HR Times

These changes, which impact organizations in every country, are coupled with a workforce that is increasingly diverse (in gender, age, culture, and nationality), demanding, and mobile. Diversity, inclusion, and gender inequality have reached board-level priority.

Happy Equal Pay Day!

HRExecutive

Maxx, Home Goods and other apparel and home goods retailers) has hovered around 30% since 2006. boards of directors compensation diversity gender diversity HR professionOK, so it may not be the most celebratory of occasions on the year’s calendar, but it is nonetheless well worth an HRE Daily post to acknowledge the persistent pay gap that has plagued women ever since joining the workforce many decades ago.

Talent, Visas, & Internships- We can fix this!

Fastfood HR

Unemployment is down, recruiting talent at the collegiate level has become extremely competitive, but I’m still hearing comments that are stuck in a strategy reminiscent of 2006. If your firm is focusing on “diversity” then HR needs to help their leaders understand the true meaning of the word. HR Internships College Recruiting CPT Diversity F1 OPT recruiting Students Visas“Meet the new boss, same as the old boss!” – Pete Townshend.

The Manager Selection Interview – A “Perfect Storm” of Cognitive Biases

Pinsight

Often, this is based on the person’s superficial traits such as physical attractiveness, mannerisms or likeness to oneself (Ambady, Krabbenoft, and Hogan, 2006; Postuma and others, 2002), none of which are a relevant predictor of future performance. 2006).

The Manager Selection Interview – A “Perfect Storm” of Cognitive Biases

Pinsight

Often, this is based on the person’s superficial traits such as physical attractiveness, mannerisms or likeness to oneself (Ambady, Krabbenoft, and Hogan, 2006; Postuma and others, 2002), none of which are a relevant predictor of future performance. 2006).

What Happens to the “Average” Worker When Average Work is Obsolete?

Cornerstone On Demand

Marc Pensky, who coined the term "digital immigrant" in 2006, described our current work environment quite eloquently when he told CNN, “People will always be behind now, and that will be a stress they have to cope with.” The concept of work is getting re-worked.

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Governor Signs Bill Directing Development of Indoor Heat Illness Standard

HRWatchdog

Since 2006, outdoor workplaces have been regulated to prevent heat illness. Because indoor workplaces and work activities are so diverse, it is imperative that employers have their voice heard during the rulemaking process so that each is regulated in as rational a manner as possible.

Following the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements, what challenges do HR now face?

CakeHR

Diversity and inclusion initiatives have also been proven to decrease acts of sexual harassment, sexism and discrimination. You would have had to have been living under a rock to have missed the #metoo movement and the aftermath.

Rising Music Stars Chad, Dennijo, and Andy Sitze of The Flat River Band: “Always find the best in people; despite what some people say, try to find the positive in it; If you look hard enough you will find it”

Thrive Global

The Flat River Band is an Americana Country Music Band that was formed in 2006. We are very interested in diversity in the entertainment industry. Can you share three reasons with our readers about why you think it’s important to have diversity represented in film and television?

5 Amazing Team Events for the Summer that Promote Teamwork and Collaboration

CultureIQ

Remember the playoffs in 2006, anyone? While your team may be diverse, jamming out to some tunes is a pastime enjoyed by many. Having a team that genuinely gets along is a great feeling. Even better, teamwork and collaboration is good for business.

Using Cloverleaf to Lead Your Best Interviews

Cloverleaf

Tips on how to set your team up for interview success: Get more people in the room Did you know that employees perceive interviews to be more fair if there are more interviewers in the room (Tran & Blackman, 2006)? As a manager, you’ve got a lot on your plate.

3 Ways to Cultivate Courageous Helpers

WeSpire

In 2006, he was only the second person to be named posthumously as a member of the New York City Fire Department. Read Previous Week’s Spark: Why Psychological Safety is Key to Improving Diversity. Saturday Spark #31. By Susan Hunt Stevens, Founder & CEO.

How to Watch Out for Unconscious Bias in Hiring

Brazen HR

While overt bias is thankfully rare in today’s business environment, unconscious bias could be wreaking havoc on your genuine efforts to hire a diverse, effective team. Diverse teams are essential to competing in today’s melting pot economy. “First impressions are everything.”.

How Proper Goal Setting Can Help Your Team Achieve Their Goals

Pinsight

Diversity and Inclusion, job enrichment, employee well-being, and testing and selection are just a few of the topics that Rebecca is passionate about. 2006). As insignificant or cliché goals may sound, goals actually play a big role in our decision processes, whether we know it or not.

3 Powerful Communication Tips to Cultivate Innovation in the Workplace

Dr. Nadine

Facilitate inclusive conversations Diversity creates a ripe breeding ground for innovation. Celebrate diverse perspectives, viewpoints, and opinions. Case in point: a 2006 study published in the Journal of Management found a curvilinear relationship between innovation and task conflict.

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Rising Star Drew Sidora: “Take one teach one! If each of us could help just one person achieve their dreams imagine the domino effect that could create”

Thrive Global

Drew is an American actress and singer known for her recurring role as Chantel in the Disney Channel Original Series That’s So Raven, also as Lucy Avila in the 2006 movie Step Up. We are very interested in diversity in the entertainment industry.