Diversity: The New Workforce

Ultimate Software

For the most part, newer arrivals to the workforce are comfortable with diversity. They are accepting of and even expect diversity as a natural priority in their education and work institutions. Yet the truth about diversity is more nuanced.

Sparking The Tipping Point: 4 Ways You Can Fight For Diversity & Inclusion

Ultimate Software

March is Women’s History Month, and we’re talking all things Diversity & Inclusion. Then there are the millions of users who covet smart products such as wearable technology and Internet of Things (IoT) devices. But there’s a disturbing lack of diversity within the tech industry.

Workday Signs White House Equal Pay Pledge

Workday

Today it was announced that Workday has signed the White House Equal Pay Pledge. Embedding equal pay efforts into broader enterprise-wide equity initiatives. On our executive team, in addition to Ashley, our CIO, CFO, and CMO are women, as are a number of Workday senior vice presidents, including our leaders of product development and product management. The post Workday Signs White House Equal Pay Pledge appeared first on Workday Blog.

Making the Connection: Diversity & Profits

Everwise

Having a robust diversity & inclusion (D&I) program at your company is no longer a nice to have. It is a must: the business case for diversity has become undeniable, as company after company discovers that improved D&I is directly correlated with better business performance. Research conducted by McKinsey & Company found that when it comes to the bottom line, diversity matters. Diversity of Thought for Better Decision Making.

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.

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

UpstartHR

Using Referrals to Improve Diversity Diversity has become an HR buzzword, thrown around in meetings and leveraged for positive PR, but what does diversity really mean? Legally, diversity refers to the age, socioeconomic background, gender, race and ethnicity differences in your workforce. Diversity sourcing, by extension, is a dedicated effort to attract, engage, and hire a diverse slate of candidates. Diversity begins and ends with your company culture.

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

Diversity in the workplace: why it matters and how to increase inclusion

Workable

The #MeToo movement, the global rise of immigration, and large-scale political changes such as Brexit and the election of Trump, shed light on – previously overlooked – minority groups and draw our attention toward equal rights, racism, feminism and socio-economic disparities. Blog Culture

The balancing beam of diverse teams: On hiring women in tech

Workable

I’ve been incredibly fortunate, as the employers I’ve worked for, not only recognized the importance of diverse teams, but were also prepared to invest both the time and sometimes the money that was necessary to source candidates from non-traditional backgrounds.

Why Psychological Safety is Key to Improving Diversity

WeSpire

The firm is very progressive on diversity, equity, and inclusion. They have a target for gender equality at the senior ranks by 2025, but this partner’s part of the organization was at risk of missing that target despite doing everything recommended. 2019 Blog Saturday Spark

5 of the Best Diversity And Inclusion Videos

Ongig

I’ve been on the lookout for the best diversity and inclusion videos. Tips: A)Try things like authentic employee testimonials in the workplace; B) and examples of your definition of diversity; C) Length — Try to stay in the 45 seconds to 2-minute range.

Workplace Diversity: ‘The Era of Colorblindness is Over’

Cornerstone On Demand

Workplace diversity is a pressing topic among HR pros. It's heavily scrutinized in blogs, at conferences and during training sessions. Attending to diversity actually helps to improve the workforce overall. Talent Management Talent Management Diversity

Why Diversity Messaging Matters

Cangrade

Diversity can be a very valuable thing. Organizations with more diverse employees tend to be more successful. 95% believe that a more diverse workforce will make their company more innovative. 84% say that problems with diversity lead to employee turnover.

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.

International Women’s Day: I Was Told, But I Persevered

Ultimate Software

” -Reannah Gilenson, Product Marketing Manager. ” – Montra Ellis, Director, Product Innovation. We value diversity more than any other company I’ve worked for. ” -Pragya Malhotra, Director, Product Management.

The balancing beam of diverse teams: On hiring women in tech

Workable

I’ve been incredibly fortunate, as the employers I’ve worked for, not only recognized the importance of diverse teams, but were also prepared to invest both the time and sometimes the money that was necessary to source candidates from non-traditional backgrounds. Blog Recruiting

Why Psychological Safety is Key to Improving Diversity

WeSpire

The firm is very progressive on diversity, equity, and inclusion. They have a target for gender equality at the senior ranks by 2025, but this partner’s part of the organization was at risk of missing that target despite doing everything recommended. 2019 Blog Saturday Spark

Workday Podcast: Peeling Back the Layers of Diversity and Inclusion

Workday

What does diversity and inclusion mean to you and your organization? Carin Taylor, chief diversity officer at Workday, and Mike Dillon, chief diversity and inclusion leader at PwC, joined me to share their experiences and inspiring insights in a podcast. Take a listen: Workday Podcast: Peeling Back the Layers of Diversity and Inclusion. That diversity and inclusion isn’t just a tagline or thing you check off. How did you come to be in the diversity space?

Patty Nishimura Dingle: Driving Belonging & Diversity at Workday

Workday

Fostering a diverse culture that values different views and approaches has helped us create applications relevant to our customers’ needs and ultimately improve how people work. To further our efforts, Workday recently hired Patty Nishimura Dingle as director of Belonging & Diversity.

Making Data-driven Decisions with HR Reporting - Sapling Blog

Sapling

Diversity and inclusion. 90-day turnover: Keep an eye on your 90-day turnover rate so you know when too many people are leaving before they reach full productivity. Demographic information: A diverse workforce is often more innovative, ensuring your company’s long-term success.

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.

#HotInHR: 5 Jobs Robots Will Take First, Banking Industry Addresses Diversity, Scraping By on Six Figures?

HRmarketer

Banking Industry Addresses Diversity, Adding Women to Boards – NYT. Banking and capital markets, often viewed as dominated by men, achieved high scores in a newly released survey measuring the diversity in their director ranks. Related : Intel Says It Has Achieved 100% Equal Pay for All Women and Underrepresented Minorities. Diversity… Click To Tweet. These are great topics to blog and Tweet about. Tags: Women, Equal Pay, Diversity.

Hiring Diverse Candidates Can Be Good For Your Business – and Your Workforce

TLNT: The Business of HR

The game has now changed, not just on the field, but with regards to breaking barriers for talent acquisition practices and increasing diversity off the field. Hiring outside of the stereotypical box brings diversity to the team and the organization.

Holistic Onboarding- Connect Recap - Sapling Blog

Sapling

Accelerate Productivity + ROI. Maia shared some interesting statistics:The cost of losing a new hire in the first 12 months is equal to two years of salary. Day two is spent hearing about employee resource groups (ERGs) from the Diversity and Inclusion team. Maia Palma, HR Coordinator, Zendesk recently spoke at Sapling's Connect Summit on the topic of Holistic Onboarding and gave some great tips on developing your onboarding program. What is holistic onboarding?

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’.

Diversity in the workplace: the case for building a diverse team

Workable

Building a diverse team is not about recruiting people based on qualities they were born with. We see diversity as something that is complex and holistic, a concept that’s constantly evolving. Key figures for a diverse team. Diversity begets diversity. Blog People

Diversity Matters to Small and Midsize Business Growth – and Helps Build Business Beyond Bias

SuccessFactors

Diversity and inclusion are no longer “nice to have” cultural topics – or issues companies address only to avoid being accused of discrimination or to be legally compliant. Instead, they are a critical part of the new paradigm of doing business in a global, increasingly diverse world.

LinkedIn Integrates Diversity Insights Into All of Its Talent Solutions

Linkedin Talent Blog

Building diverse and inclusive teams is the No. Research shows that diversity is tied directly to company culture and financial performance. In fact, LinkedIn data shows that 78% of companies prioritize diversity to improve culture and 62% do so to boost financial performance.

3 Ways to Promote Gender Diversity in the C-Suite

Linkedin Talent Blog

And in today’s day and age when 78% of talent professionals report that diversity is a top priority for their company , establishing gender balance in the C-suite and beyond is becoming crucial. won’t achieve gender balance on company boards until 2055 - but more diverse boards tend to perform better, as they’re more likely to mirror the diverse makeup of their customers and corporate employees. Talent Leadership Diversity

Construction and Diversity: Are You Being Left Behind?

BirdDogHR

You are here Home » Blog » Latest Blog Article. 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. A diverse workforce has diverse needs.

Gender equality, employee experience and HCM compliance: the top-read posts of 2017

MBO Partners

It’s clear from both the headlines and Ceridian blog activity: HCM professionals are focusing on a holistic and integrated employee experience, and working towards innovative ways to bring it to life. Gender equality and diversity at work, and culture.

Women in Leadership: #BalanceforBetter

Ultimate Software

We are passionate about achieving gender equality in the workplace and hope to inspire others to do the same. S: Mandating diversity of any kind is always risky. The post Women in Leadership: #BalanceforBetter appeared first on Ultimate Software's Blog.

5 Weeks To Davos: Equality And Empowerment For Women Around The Globe

SAP Innovation

17 blog posts exploring the UN’s vision for humankind. Global Goal #5 : Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls. Gender equality is a hot topic in Hollywood these days. It appears that Sandra Bullock’s fight for equality caused a stir in Hollywood.

Improving Knowledge Worker Productivity

Conversation Matters

In other blog posts I have suggested a second task KM professionals should be engaged in, that is, helping organizations address the complex issues they face - those that are not amenable to technical or improvement solutions. In this post I propose a third task for knowledge managers, helping organizations improve knowledge worker productivity. per year making their productivity vital to the competiveness of both organizations and the country.

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. This blog originally appeared on LinkedIn.

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.

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.