Namely’s Workplace Diversity Report Identifies Barriers to Equal Pay

Namely

For HR, building a workplace culture of inclusivity and equality is a worthy goal—but as Namely’s latest Workplace Diversity Report reveals, the goal is a lofty one. In our Workplace Diversity Report 2018 , expert analysts poured over data from over 175,000 employees.

Diversity vs Inclusion: What’s the difference?

Digital HR Tech

Diversity and inclusion (D&I) are often used in tandem rather than as diversity vs inclusion. Contents What’s the difference between diversity and inclusion? How D&I leads to organizational success 7 Examples of diversity and inclusion activities On a final note FAQ.

The case for diversity

HR Daily Advisor

While few American businesses self-report on diversity data , workplace discrimination and inclusion are near-daily topics in the media. To underscore the criticality of workplace diversity, let’s take a look at how inclusion and diversity are tied to corporate performance.

Workday Chief Diversity Officer: Our Approach to Diversity and Inclusion

Workday

Earlier this year, I joined Workday as its first-ever chief diversity officer. The chief diversity officer role is relatively new in many organizations, and like others in this position, I’m still learning every day. Diversity is About Embracing Everyone.

Women in Technology: United We Stand

Ultimate Software

Even though these numbers have been widely circulated in HR circles, I continue to come across corporate annual reports that feature a variety of diverse employees on the cover page. The report chalks up the backpedaling to what it calls ‘diversity fatigue’.

Learning Corner With Jeffrey Pfeffer: Why It’s Important to Include Age in Diversity and Inclusion Efforts

Cornerstone On Demand

At Stanford University, during the 2018-2019 academic year, virtually every meeting of the faculty senate included a report—or two—on the university’s diversity efforts. Clearly, diversity and inclusion are becoming a priority for all types of organizations.

AI and the Search for a More Diverse Workforce

HR Daily Advisor

Any executive or hiring professional, particularly in tech, knows that recruiting and retaining diverse talent is one of the biggest challenges in the industry. study , researchers discovered that greater gender diversity on the executive team could positively affect performance.

The New Meaning of the Equal Pay Act’s Promise of Pay Equity

HR Daily Advisor

Never before has the Equal Pay Act (EPA) gotten so much attention. On March 14, 2018, a federal judge approved a $45 million settlement between Family Dollar Stores and a class of 37,000 female managers who claimed they were paid less than men in the same positions.

Diversity Training in a Nutshell: Why It Fails and How to Make It Work

Rallyware for Human Resources

Starbucks, reacting to a national debate, closed 8,000 of its US coffee stores on Tuesday, 29 of May, to conduct racial bias training—a type of diversity training. . Why companies even do diversity training? But there are more reasons to implement diversity training.

Innovative HR and Why Technology Innovators Can’t Survive Without It

Visier

While the race to out-innovate with new ideas and products fuels the technology industry at large, the competition between companies is fought most pervasively as on the talent front lines. Develop The Right Mix of Workforce Diversity.

What Female Employees Really Want in the Workplace

Achievers

The workplace culture influences gender diversity because it impacts talent management practices, interactions with co-workers and managers and career opportunities. Equal Opportunities and Equal Pay. Women desire fair treatment, equal opportunities and equal pay.

5 Activities You Do Not Want to Miss At the HR Technology Conference – #HRTechConf

HR Bartender

This year’s conference is being held September 11-14, 2018 at The Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas. Industry expert and Founder of HRExaminer John Sumser is conducting a webinar on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at 2p Eastern that will tell you how to maximize your time during the conference.

KPIs Alone Will Not Fix The Diversity Problem

SuccessFactors

Thanks to the recent high-profile media focus, the issue of diversity has finally taken its place front and center of mainstream public interest and is being properly addressed in the workplace.

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.

Gender Equality in the Workplace is More Than a “Women’s Issue”

Dynamic Team Solutions

As a result, when it comes to equality in the workplace, many of us feel like things are pretty good. This hereditary grouping has not been an easy pattern to shed, however, and while we are making strides toward a more diverse future, there’s still work to be done.

How a Diversity Scorecard Helps Salesforce Keep Equality Top of Mind for Its Leaders

Linkedin Talent Blog

But, increasingly, it’s making a name for itself as a leader on diversity issues — it has spent millions to close gender and racial pay gaps and taken frontline stands on issues impacting the LGBTQ+ community. Pay attention to the diversity scorecards they’re going to be receiving. “We

Looking to Celebrate Equal Pay Day? Check Back in 100 Years.

i4cp

Today is Equal Pay Day, and the news isn’t sunny—women are still paid less than their male colleagues, women of color are paid even less than their white peers, and progress in reaching parity is maddeningly slow. Today is an exercise in calling attention (yet again) to the glaring gap between men's and women's wages, which has been closing by less than a half cent per year since the enactment of the Equal Pay Act in 1963. It’s that bad.

3 Must-Read Digital HR and HR Tech Articles of September 2018

Digital HR Tech

The top articles of September feature a business case for onboarding automation, an article on the pipeline opportunity for diversity in tech, a piece on the importance of hiring for soft skills, and a video with our experts explaining what excites them about Organizational Network Analysis (ONA).

Diversity in the Workplace Statistics: Job Seeker Survey Reveals What Matters

Yello

While there are endless statistics available about workplace and workforce diversity, very few take both the employee and the employer into consideration. Read on to find out what today’s job seekers think about workplace diversity. Job Candidates Demand Workplace Diversity.

What Female Employees Really Want in the Workplace

Achievers

The workplace culture influences gender diversity because it impacts talent management practices, interactions with co-workers and managers and career opportunities. Equal Opportunities and Equal Pay. Women desire fair treatment, equal opportunities and equal pay.

LinkedIn Integrates Diversity Insights Into All of Its Talent Solutions

Linkedin Talent Blog

Building diverse and inclusive teams is the No. 1 talent priority for HR and talent acquisition professionals, according to the Global Recruiting Trends 2018 report. Research shows that diversity is tied directly to company culture and financial performance. Product Updates

2018 Employee Engagement Statistics To Rethink Every Manager’s Role

Vantage Circle

If you are in a manager’s role, 2018 brought a lot of new ideas and obstacles on the table. Eventually, it will result in extreme burnout and dwindling productivity. Here are the top employee engagement statistics in 2018, so that managing 2019 becomes a little easier.

Women Leaders Save The Planet – That’s Why Your Company Needs to Promote Them

SuccessFactors

Companies with female board members are more likely to do such things as invest in renewable power generation, measure and reduce the carbon emissions of their products, and implement programs with their suppliers to reduce their carbon footprint.

Diversity and inclusion make teams great

HR Management

Is diversity and inclusion (D&I) in organizations and teams just the latest HR craze? Or maybe just a nod to equality compliance? It will highlight communication styles, which helps build a more engaged and productive workforce. Plus, it’s good business practice to embrace diversity and inclusion: Complex and challenging issues are more likely to be resolved when a team includes a range of talents, thought processes and behaviors.

7 ways to successfully manage international teams

Ceridian

While international growth and team diversity may pose unique challenges, such as time-zone, cultural and communication differences, working in international teams can also offer many rewards and benefits. Equally important as a manager is being a careful listener.

4 Ways to Use Video In 2018’s Sharing Economy

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The workplace has recognized such patterns intensively over the last decade, and so has 2018’s sharing economy. People fall in love with the idea of preventing objects from being underutilized and using their own goods to contribute and consume in an equal manner. 4 Ways to Use Video In 2018’s Sharing Economy As sharing economies are becoming more popular and standardized, we can analyze them and provide suggestions on how to improve them. The diversity.

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Finding "Romance" at Work in the Age of AI + More Lessons From LinkedIn Talent Connect

Cornerstone On Demand

1) Employees Must Find "Romance" in Their Work Driven by productivity and optimization, today's workers and their managers sometimes prioritize efficiency over taking time to find meaning and nuance in their work, Leberecht said in his keynote presentation.

6 Must-Read Digital HR and HR Tech Articles of January 2018

Digital HR Tech

So sit back, relax, and enjoy the first edition of our “Must-Read Digital HR and HR Tech Articles” of 2018. #6. Workforce Health Engagement by Jesse Lahey – This podcast is great for all things employee health and productivity related. And again, contrary to what many of us may think, warehouse jobs pay about 31% more than retail jobs in the same county and – the cherry on the diversity hiring cake – are more likely to hire black and Hispanic workers.

How Canada Can Tackle the Gender Wage Gap

Visier

One important indicator of the state of gender equality is the gender wage gap , which persists in all countries despite increased attention from governments and the private sector. Many of Canada’s like-minded global partners and competitors have prioritized closing the gender wage gap as a way to achieve gender economic equality. Iceland’s recent legislation to fine companies that did not achieve wage equality is the most recent to garner global attention.

The Business Case for Gender Diversity

SumTotal

What all this shows us is that if we really want gender equality in business, if we truly believe the Credit Suisse report from 2012 and the McKinsey reports which followed it, showing that board diversity can improve the bottom line anywhere from 6-12%, then we have to continue to take action. The first reality is that diversity does bring better decision making. As companies become more diverse they want the companies they do business with to be diverse as well.

AI is not a Quick-Fix Solution for Discrimination

HRExecutive

But while many see artificial intelligence as the wave of the future for HR executives seeking to recruit and retain talented, diverse applicants and make better talent-management decisions, skepticism remains.

How To Break Stereotypes To Achieve More Gender Diversity

SAP Innovation

Those factors are important, but there is an additional, more hidden factor that can amplify a company’s ability to innovate: a focus on diversity and inclusion. They lead to operational excellence, strong bonds with customers, and a better ability to launch new products and services.

Build vs. Rent: Don’t Crash on the Do-It-Yourself Iceberg for People Analytics

Visier

The race to adopt people analytics is heating up: according to the Bersin by Deloitte HR Technology Disruptions for 2018 report , “people analytics is now a must-have discipline within HR and business.”. Product updates.

Influence Your CEO With WOW And OW! Talent Data

Visier

Simply because you can’t increase revenue without satisfying customers and producing a product that sells more or that you can charge a premium for. Innovation… plus productivity. Replacing a weak manager equals the impact of adding 1 teammate to a team.

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8 HR Tech Trends of 2019

CakeHR

After 2018 has proven to be the year of addressing the serious issues surrounding equality, diversity, inclusion and sexual harassment, 2019’s focus has shifted to include solutions to these problems with help from HR software, automated systems and AI tools.

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Don’t blame AI for gender bias – blame the data

Workable

For example, when researchers tested Microsoft and IBM’s facial-recognition features in early 2018, they found that machines had trouble recognizing women with darker skin. We recognize the difficulty of algorithmically promoting diversity and training machines to be fair,” says Vasilis.

Becoming Simply Irresistible: Positive work environment

Bersin with Deloitte

Posted by Josh Bersin and Burt Rea on April 23, 2018. 2018 Global Human Capital Trends. Fair, inclusive, diverse work environment. Of course, a workplace should also be fair, inclusive, and diverse. 8 Human Resource Executive, March 2018, [link]. Part 3 of 5.