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Without Retention, Diversity Efforts Fall Short

Reflektive

Building diversity in the workplace is an initiative HR leaders cannot afford to miss. Companies with diverse workforces are proven to deliver higher performance and greater innovation. Therefore, many technology companies are directing large sums of money to increase internal diversity metrics and cultivate a broader pipeline of minority candidates. Despite investment in equal-opportunity hiring practices, diversity numbers are unimpressive Click To Tweet.

The Psychology Behind Employee Retention

Kazoo

And yet, do a Google search for “ employee retention ” and you’ll find dozens of articles stating what we’ve known for generations: people want more than just money to find meaning in their work. Ask yourself why you’re still at your current job. Why Are You Still Here?

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15 Ways to Improve Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

SocialChorus

Mention diversity in the workplace and you’ll generally get a positive response from executives. That’s because most of them understand the many benefits of a diverse workforce. Diversity in the workplace benefits. And execs know a diverse workforce (in age, race, religion, nationality, sexual orientation, and gender) brings diverse viewpoints and perspectives to the company; these elements can help you develop great new products and great new ways to cater to customers.

Employee Referrals: A Players, Diversity Hiring, and Key Benefits

UpstartHR

And our own data at Lighthouse Research says that more than 80% of companies believe that referrals are important for measuring sourcing performance. Many employees have not had the opportunity to work at a company with a great culture. Gathering the right data to support your referral practices is going to generate higher quality hires, ensuring those A players end up at your organization, not at the competition. Diversity begins and ends with your company culture.

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. From my perspective, it should be at the top of every business leader’s to-do list.

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.

Healthcare’s Challenging Relationship Between Onboarding and Employee Retention

Hospital Recruiting

The healthcare industry is suffering due to under staffing and low employee retention rates. Healthcare facilities benefit from an employee’s long tenure, but retention is difficult for some facilities. Turnover rates and costs. annual turnover rate.

Construction and Diversity: Are You Being Left Behind?

BirdDogHR

Construction and Diversity: Are You Being Left Behind? The article advocates for diversity as a way to broaden the workforce and ensure that everyone who can work, is. Diversity is an answer to the skills gap , and will create an applicant pool with varied talents and backgrounds.

When Hiring for Culture Fit, Make Sure You Aren’t Sacrificing Diversity

HR Daily Advisor

Employees who are good culture fits are those who mesh well both professionally and personally – the idea being that a team of employees who believe in your company mission and get along well enough to grab post-work drinks together will be more productive.

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.

8 Things You Need to Fix to Increase Employee Retention

Linkedin Talent Blog

Recently, the Department of Labor reported that turnover is now at its highest level since 2008. Because a lot of executives don’t realize the tremendous cost of turnover: (e.g. And, the cost of each employee who walks out the door is $100,000 worth of product.

5 Biggest Challenges for HR Leadership Teams

Achievers

As a seasoned HR professional and the Chief People and Culture Officer at Achievers, I understand the challenges that come with being an HR leader. Absenteeism costs the country’s employers about $225 billion annually , and that’s only the amount from lost productivity.

11 Reasons You Should Work at Women-led Companies

CakeHR

It also revealed that women-led companies were much more effective at inspiring belief in their services and products, resulting in employee engagement that doesn’t compare to male-led companies. Employee turnover is much lower. Diversity improves a company, and employees.

7 Reasons Your Employee Retention Efforts Are Failing, and What You Can Do About It

Linkedin Talent Blog

The Department of Labor reports that employee turnover is now at its highest level since 2008. However, it’s a fact that most corporations spend more time on product inventory turnover than they do on employee turnover, even though employee turnover often has a much higher impact.

Announcing the Employee Experience Index: Why Moving Beyond Engagement is Essential

BetterUp

But, is employee engagement the best construct that employers should use to positively impact productivity and performance? Ultimately, this leads them to excel at work by a passion for purpose. Employee engagement has often been viewed as the proxy for employee well-being.

Women, The Workplace, and Capacity

Women of HR

But things that must be said bear repeating, and it’s time for me to repeat myself: women and their equal pay and progression in the workplace is a serious problem for capacity. Think about your turnover rate. The article goes on to explain that a lot of companies want to know why they’re not making progress, that since middle management looks pretty thick with gender diversity they must be doing something right. Add in recruiting costs and lost productivity.

13 HR Stats That Will Make You Lose Sleep This Halloween

Achievers

Halloween goblins might be scary, but it’s flesh-and-blood people that can really keep you up at night. Look through the unsettling stats below and take them to heart, if you want to keep the horror tales at the haunted house and not in your HR office.

Three Tips To Help Managers Understand Their Employees

SuccessFactors

Doing these things requires managers to understand employees at a deeper level beyond their name, job title, and goal plan. But equally important are in-depth discussions with people across the organization who have diverse perspectives on employees and their work.

13 HR Stats That Will Make You Lose Sleep This Halloween

Achievers

Halloween goblins might be scary, but it’s flesh-and-blood people that can really keep you up at night. Look through the unsettling stats below and take them to heart, if you want to keep the horror tales at the haunted house and not in your HR office.

3 HR Strategies You May Have Overlooked

Achievers

Many organizations have undergone significant changes in light of new employment regulations and more diverse, younger employees who demand modern HR departments. Here are three additional HR strategies your organization may be overlooking: Create a Retention Strategy.

The Top 10 Strategic HR and TA Metrics That CEOs Want to See

Visier

So, if your metrics don’t directly and unambiguously cover strategic goals like increasing revenue, productivity, or innovation, they simply won’t drive executives to act. This metric is widely accepted by CFOs as the standard workforce productivity metric.

Overcoming the Manager Divide: How HR can Accelerate the Path to Gender Pay Equity

Visier

Although significant progress has been made in employers proactively pursuing policies of equal pay for equal positions, this alone will not close the gap: gender equity is a complex and systemic issue that requires action on many fronts. Boosting morale and worker productivity.

How People Analytics Reinvented Employee Engagement Surveys at Google

Impraise

Ever since the term employee engagement first became widely used in the 1990s it has been hailed as the key to high productivity, low retention, profit increase and better customer satisfaction. In fact, they found that to executives, effectiveness meant productivity. Retention?

Becoming Simply Irresistible: Positive work environment

Bersin with Deloitte

Let’s start by stating the obvious: your work environment can make or break your experience at work. At one of the largest telecommunications providers in Asia, the company’s “All Roles Flex” policy is an example of flexibility. Fair, inclusive, diverse work environment.

Top Workforce Challenges and Trends Impacting the Healthcare Industry in 2020

Achievers

Now, combine that fact with the continuous drive in the industry to improve the quality of patient care, while simultaneously focusing on cutting costs, and you can get a quick glance at just some of the workforce challenges facing HR professionals in the healthcare industry. .

Five Powerful Ways Your HR Team Can Leverage Big Data

SuccessFactors

Big Data also has an affect on existing staff; for example, by learning what increases and decreases productivity, work processes can be adjusted. Analyzing various internal surveys can help HR understand what improves retention. What can be done to help them succeed at work?

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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).

Thirst for Knowledge

HRO Today

The study found that employees are eager for more frequent, diverse training. This suggests that investment in L&D from recruitment to leadership benefits the bottom line and can help organizations improve employee engagement, satisfaction, and retention.

Making Data-driven Decisions with HR Reporting - Sapling Blog

Sapling

Diversity and inclusion. Employee retention. Turnover rate: Track your turnover rate over time to find patterns, identify potential issues, and plan for backfilling positions. These insights can help you improve employee retention.

Becoming Simply Irresistible: Positive work environment

HR Times

Let’s start by stating the obvious: your work environment can make or break your experience at work. At one of the largest telecommunications providers in Asia, the company’s “All Roles Flex” policy is an example of flexibility. Fair, inclusive, diverse work environment.

Your Cheat Sheet: How To Attract and Retain Top Talent

Best Money Moves

In this week’s Best Money Moves roundup, we take a look at news stories and new research studies that may impact employee benefits and HR issues. And, with unemployment at or near all-time lows, your company needs every tool available to be on the cutting edge of competitive.

How to Optimize Workplace Conversations for Better Business Success

Reflektive

And, as our recent research shows , companies have a lot to lose when this circumstance occurs; 85% of American professionals would at least consider leaving a job after an unfair job review. Group meetings help inform everyone on a team at once. Getting out of the office and meeting for lunch can put both parties more at ease, and helps build interpersonal bonds while discussing work. This is especially important when you work in a diverse workforce.

Influence Your CEO With WOW And OW! Talent Data

Visier

Let’s start with an illustrative example: You report your standard turnover metric – that your salesforce turnover rate is 20%. And when you convert the metric to its dollar impact – such as turnover reduced our sales revenue by $2.3 Innovation… plus productivity.

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Paternity Leave: Does Your Company Offer It?

HR Daily Advisor

It can even be argued that it is a matter of equality—all parents should be able to have the option to take time off after the birth or adoption of a new family member. Such a policy promotes gender equality, in and out of the workplace. FMLA benefits business productivity

Influence Your CEO With WOW And OW! Talent Data

Visier

Let’s start with an illustrative example: You report your standard turnover metric – that your salesforce turnover rate is 20%. And when you convert the metric to its dollar impact – such as turnover reduced our sales revenue by $2.3 Innovation… plus productivity.

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