Change (Management) is Good

Employee Communications Council

You need to make changes in your company, but all your senior management personnel, like you, are panicking. Invest your time and energy , and all of your employees’ time and energy into change management. Change Management Baby Steps. Change What?

Changing D&I Through Change Management

ATD Human Capital

Despite compelling research from McKinsey , which found that companies with gender diversity are 15 percent more likely to outperform less diverse companies, diversity and inclusion (D&I) progress in American companies has been painfully slow. Develop a change vision.

Top 2017 Workplace Trends: Employee Diversity, Change Management, and Self-Directed Learning

HR Daily Advisor

Strong leaders are needed now to successfully manage these evolving demands and make the connection to improved results when investment in areas like these are made. It was a challenging year for many, bringing issues of diversity and inclusion to light with unprecedented urgency.

Case Study Underscores Why HR Change Management Skills Are Critical

HR Daily Advisor

While your day-to-day duties make demands on your time, don’t neglect your most important HR responsibility: helping your organization plan and manage changes essential to the organization’s growth and future. Management Development. Change Management.

Assembling a Diverse Team Is Only the First Step

TLNT: The Business of HR

What’s all this about diversity ? Change Management Culture Diversity Teambuilding Featured

Around the Bonfyre: Talking Change Management Strategy with EY’s Eric Biegansky


The disruptive nature of change is now a constant. Ernst & Young (EY), a multinational professional services firm, specializes in managing and advising for these transformations, helping to mitigate risk and maximize adoption of desired change systems, processes, and behaviors.

#SHRM16 Interview with Sodexo’s Global Chief Diversity Officer


I had the opportunity as part of my role on the #SHRM16 social media coverage team to interview Rohini Anand, Senior Vice President of Corporate Responsibility and Global Chief Diversity Officer. I, too, am a lifelong student of organizational change. General Diversity SHRM

Gender Diversity in the Workplace: A Problem That Just Isn’t Improving

TLNT: The Business of HR

Focusing on diversity in the workplace is an essential step in building a great culture. Global HR Talent Management Best practices Change management Diversity gender issues global HR management HR News HR trends talent management

Getting Men to “Lean In” to Help Drive Diversity and Inclusion

TLNT: The Business of HR

The time has come for men to “ lean in ” and become full partners for increasing diversity in leadership in our corporations. This requires moving beyond creating initiatives that become window dressing to proactive leadership actions that drive real culture change.

Harnessing the Power of Diversity and Inclusion in Change Initiatives


According to Bruce Fern of Change Ready Solutions , a recent Waggl webinar speaker, “Today, more than ever, in order to stay relevant, competitive and meet evolving customer demands, businesses must be capable of managing rapid and complex change.

Cultural Change: An Update on Workforce Diversity

Inpower Coaching

As I’ve begun to explore the interpersonal dynamics of workplace discrimination more closely, I have gone back to update my own understanding of workforce diversity data and what it tells us about the the demographic makeup of the modern workforce. Personality and Thought Diversity.

Do These Things to Create a Successful Diversity and Inclusion Strategy

IO At Work

Company cultures that value inclusiveness and diversity of background and perspective encourage employees to bring their whole selves to work. Read on to learn how you can ensure your corporate Diversity and Inclusion program is in tip-top shape. The post Do These Things to Create a Successful Diversity and Inclusion Strategy appeared first on I/O at Work. Change Management Diversity Fairness Human Resources change management diversity fairness human resources

What It Takes to Become An Agile Organization

TLNT: The Business of HR

To survive, organizations must anticipate, prepare and respond to the challenges of a changing world and evolving workplace. To thrive, organizations must seek to become agile , functioning effectively and efficiently even as they adapt to new, rapid and ongoing forces and waves of change.

Workplace Diversity Study Released by HR West 2017 and Waggl


Waggl partnered with NCHRA at HR West 2017 to explore the benefits of a diverse workforce and the results were telling. An overwhelming 96% percent responded that they believe cultivating diversity in the workplace is essential for driving innovation.

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Transforming performance management? Start with the end in mind

Bersin with Deloitte

This can be especially true for performance management transformations – sometimes organizations are so eager for change that they jump right in and fail to consider what they are truly hoping to achieve. Question 1: What is the purpose of performance management at our organization?

True Diversity Is Much More Than A Drive By


Admirable and exciting not only for how this may impact’s overall employee and business performance, but also how it may help spur further change at other companies. The post True Diversity Is Much More Than A Drive By appeared first on TalentCulture.

Getting it Right – Diversity & Inclusion at Work (Part 2)

Jeff Waldman

Further, without minimizing the importance of “diversity”, the real impact is felt when organizations design and implement inclusive business practices. A great quote from leading diversity and inclusion expert, Verna Myers. You manage people to your values.

Why Diversity Matters to Capacity-Driven Success

Women of HR

Diversity tends to be a very hot topic on the web and in the news. More diverse companies, we believe, are better able to win top talent and improve their customer orientation, employee satisfaction, and decision making, and all that leads to a virtuous cycle of increasing returns. You can make a slate of diverse talent ripe for your own efforts by nurturing your leadership pool from within. Diversity is the pathway to current and future corporate capacity.

Fundamental Change to Oranization Structure and Governance

Conversation Matters

For the first time since the industrial revolution, organizations are changing at a fundamental level. The change is very much a work in progress in most organizations. The elements of this fundamental change are: Networked structure. Changed role of leaders.

How to Grow a Diverse and Inclusive Team with Evidence-Based Performance Management


Libby Stewart: Welcome all to our discussion today around How to Grow Diverse and Inclusive Teams with Evidence Based Performance Management. I am a Behavior Change Specialist and Evidence-Based Consultant and Researcher in Organizational Psychology as Libby had said.

#Movethedial: Steps to Boost Female Representation in Tech


Leadership is a key driver to change. It is crucial for leadership teams to support diversity and inclusion awareness – a point that stood out to me when reviewing Where’s the Dial Now ? is that true innovation can’t happen without a diverse group of people at the table providing input.

#HotInHR: The Silence Breakers, Rethink Your Diversity Program With This Chart, Best Places to Work in 2018


HotInHR: The Silence Breakers, Rethink Diversity Program With This Chart, Best Places to Work in 2018. This Simple Chart Will Get You To Rethink Your Diversity Program (FC) . As someone who develops programming to foster more inclusive workplaces, the biggest challenge I face (and I know I’m not alone in this) is tailoring conversations about diversity and inclusion to everybody in the room. RELATED: 50 Best Workplaces for Diversity (Fortune).

3 Tips to Help Manage the Differences in a Multigenerational Workforce

TLNT: The Business of HR

A major challenge managers face is how to manage and motivate collaboration between their multigenerational employees. Such a diverse generational mix creates challenges for managers trying to adapt to the work styles, perspectives and motivating factors of each generation.

Avoid the Baby Boomer “Brain Drain” by Supporting Employee’s Journey into Retirement

Career Partners International

Inclusion has appropriately supplanted diversity as a root cause lever and mindset that makes organizations stronger. With it, we now expand our frame beyond the traditionally noted racial, gender, and cultural diversity, and incorporate the value of generational diversity as well.

3 Ways To Increase Workplace Safety Using Workforce Intelligence


Whether you work in a factory or an office, occupational hazards exist across all sectors of the economy — making the prevention of safety incidents a key strategic imperative for a diverse array of organizations. Workplace safety is a top concern across a wide range of industries.

Doing Good Through Better HR


But for companies that are trying to change for the better, she writes, a smart and flexible HR department is crucial. change management corporate culture diversity employee engagement employee policies flexibility sustainability


Creating Thriving Organizations Through Biomimicry


Networked societies like ants, bees, and fungi scale their vast organizations differently than we do-- by pooling diverse and independent experiences to create rich hotspots of abundance. Biomimicry Change Management Community Engagement Company Culture Webinars

Using Collective Sensemaking to Put Caring Back in Health Care

Conversation Matters

Equally important they talk about the way each team continuously learns, a necessity for the transformative change in healthcare that collaborative care engenders. Collaborative care requires ongoing team learning, system changes, and monitoring to continually improve.

The Culture Series [Part 3] – Using Leadership to Establish Cultural Identity

HR Bartender

Tracey Burton, former director of diversity at Target Corporation, says working with differences is the key to breakthrough results. “I I think the greatest benefit we have found is that diversity drives innovation. Competency #4 – Agility and Change in Cultural Identity. Every person and organization experiences change. Some changes are big, others are small. Changes can be voluntary (as in, “I’d like to learn how to speak Spanish.”)

Embrace Digital Transformation With Change


We are in the midst of big changes that are affecting our private and professional lives. Digitalization brings a lot of advantages, but it also creates stress due to a rapidly changing environment with limited time to adapt. What is changing in our work life?

A ‘Window’ into Transforming GM’s Culture


As head of HR, Colby reports in Road to Power , Barra held a significant amount of power in shaping the company’s future management. It was probably the most interesting change and the biggest learning that I had into a culture,” Barra said at the Fortune women’s forum.

9 Tips for Managing Cultural Change


Rapid advances in technology, changing attitudes to work, plus multigenerational and diversity trends are all contributing to an exciting cultural shift in the workplace. That’s right, things are changing people! Who are your cheerleaders for change?

Getting Inside the Mind of the Millennial Manager

TLNT: The Business of HR

In my research, I polled the same group of Millennials as in my previous articles on the following topics: What attributes make a strong manager, what skills do Millennials possess, and how do they feel they relate with their teams. What makes a strong manager in the eyes of these Millennials?

The Benefit of Attraction vs Push When It Comes to Change

Business2Community Leadership

The conventional practice when leading change is to push the direction down from the top down. And within that network, change happens much more horizontally through the process of attraction. Shifting the rules of change by understanding networks vs. hierarchy. When we’re trying to initiate change we need to pay attention to the network subcultures in our organizations as they operate very differently from hierarchical functions. Leadership change management

How to Get Buy-in from Your Team


We get it, change can be a difficult pill to swallow and some level of resistance is to be expected. Adaptability is an absolute necessity in the rapidly changing context of our current work climate. Remember, sustainable, effective change takes time. Change Management