Diversity and Connection in Coaching

Center for Coaching

What is diversity and connection? Merriam-Webster says diversity is: “the condition of having or being composed of differing elements: variety especially; the inclusion / regard of different types of people (such as people of different races or cultures) in a group or organization.”

The ACTO Stand for Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging

Center for Coaching

ACTO is committed to creating diversity, inclusion and belonging in the coaching profession through calling forth, honoring and inviting the uniqueness of all individuals and diverse life experiences. 7. Culture – a call to equalize cultural differences among racial groups.

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High Performing Organizations Have Leadership Diversity – #LeadLikeAGirl

HR Bartender

Byham] In the August issue of Harvard Business Review, there’s an article about “ Why Diversity Programs Fail.” The big takeaway is that if organizations want diversity, they need process change. Give them a voice to speak up and ask for mentoring and coaching.

It’s Equal Pay Day! Is Pay Equality Even Real?

The Tim Sackett Project

If you didn’t know April 10th is national Equal Pay Day ! Here’s my take on Pay Equality Day… We own this as HR. In my experience, pay equity issues rarely are equal across an organization. Even after coaching, discipline, etc., Communication Compensation Competitive Data Culture Diversity HR Department of One Inclusion influence Leadership The HR Rules Trench HRHow are you spending today celebrating this Ummm, well, holiday-ish thingy?

Diversity and inclusion in the workplace: Are employers doing enough?

ThoughtFarmer

If you are having trouble understanding the importance of diversity and inclusion (D&I) in the workplace, you aren’t alone. Spurred by a growing social consciousness, businesses are slowing making a more concerted effort to improve diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

Equality, Diversity, and the Gender Pay Gap in Tech: 5 Suggestions to Help You Pay Fairly

Compensation Today

Suggestion #1: Don’t fear diversity! The truth is that the workforce is becoming larger and more diverse every year, so ignoring diversity isn’t really an option anymore. In fact, ignoring diversity is actually doing companies more harm than good.

6 Ways to Advance Gender Equality in the C-Suite

Workology

When it comes to gender equality in the C-suite, the gap between vision and action is wide. Yet only 39 percent of these same executives ranked gender equality as a top-ten business priority, and only half admitted they have established goals to get there.

Research Says: Top-Team Diversity Equals Greater Financial Gain

Inpower Coaching

Study : Is There A Payoff From Top-Team Diversity? Finding : Companies with diverse executive boards have notably higher earnings and returns on equity. InPower Insight : Increase the diversity of your executive top-team to increase your company financially. Summary : Good news if you’re a company looking to increase your financial performance and/or returns on equity – invite more diverse team into your C-Suite and top executive slots. How diverse are they?

How to Take Action: Strategies for Creating a More Diverse and Inclusive Workplace in 2018

HR Daily Advisor

The volatility of 2017 further surfaced a number of longstanding and important issues, like racial and gender equality and diversity of thought in the workplace. For ethnic and culture diversity, companies in the top quartile were 33% more likely to outperform on profitability.

5 Diversity and Inclusion Best Practices

Goodhire

Building a more diverse and inclusive workplace is top of mind for many organizations. Diverse teams contribute to diverse ideas that allow organizations to innovate and thrive. Lever created their first diversity and inclusion task force when they had just 10 employees.

Leadership Perspective: Are Traditional Measures of Workforce Diversity Outdated?

Inpower Coaching

Despite being the #1 recruiting trend for 2018 for businesses, and despite decades of trying to improve workforce diversity demographics in the workplace, the commercial sector has made little progress. Will this different way of thinking about diversity make our organizations better?

Decreasing the Gap

HRO Today

Faced with stricter pay reporting regulations, UK companies are implementing recruitment strategies to increase diversity. Some companies are—and indeed, already were—demonstrating how gender equality can be promoted. The business case for gender equality remains crystal clear to us.

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

TLNT: The Business of HR

talentRecently, the NFL’s Arizona Cardinals hired the very first female coach in league history. This is a seismic shift in a field heavily dominated by men – from coaches, players, announcers, etc. Diversity brings different points of view to the table.

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.

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?

Unconscious Bias: the Key to Effective Communication in the Workplace Between Men and Women

Inpower Coaching

In executive coaching (both women and men) I’ve often observed that two parallel stories about women and men in the workplace often coexist. Second, “men and women are treated equally in the workplace.”

Compensation Cafe: Cultural Practices for a More Dynamic Workplace

RecognizeThis!

I propose three cultural practices, which are excerpted from the full post below: Leaders as coaches. Recognition of differences and diversity. Constructive debate often comes from diverse perspectives and the ability to give voice to those perspectives. By Derek Irvine.

Research Says: Gender Diversity Improves Team Performance

Inpower Coaching

Study: The Impact of Gender Diversity on the Performance of Business Teams: Evidence from a Field Experiment ( Tinbergen Institute, 2011, Hoogendoorn, Oosterbeek, van Praag ). Keywords: teamwork, gender diversity, gender balance, productivity, results, gender impact.

Bias imperils Performance. Are you ready to do something about it?

Bersin with Deloitte

This can be done in the context of decision-making during performance reviews or in calibrating multisource feedback with real-time data to provide continuous developmental and coaching feedback throughout the year. Diversity & Inclusion Solutions series (publishing throughout March 2020).

Revelation: Diversity Does Not Mean Disharmony

Inpower Coaching

To that end, women represent diversity not strife and disharmony. Diversity of thought is vital to an organization; disharmony, fatal. Diversity of thought is rooted in respect for ideas and for each other. Diversity excites; it doesn’t enrage. Guest Post By: Kate Nasser.

How Geena Davis’ Groundbreaking Research is Helping Girls “See It” So They Can “Be It”

Thrive Global

Describing a conversation she had with an archery coach, Davis (at one time the nation’s 13 th -ranked archer and a semi-finalist in the 2000 Olympic trials) relayed how boys used to outpace girls in archery participation until the release of two films: The Hunger Games and Brave.

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#Movethedial: Steps to Boost Female Representation in Tech

Ceridian

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 ? Gender equality isn’t only a women’s issue. These events have naturally evolved into larger diversity summits.

Diversity in the Workplace – Do You Have What Women Want?

Blu Ivy Group

#MeToo Movement Sheds Light on Gender Diversity Gaps In Employer Brands. With more than 73% of global firms indicating that they have an equal-opportunity policy. plans will never achieve true gender diversity. Paid Less Than Peers for Equal or Greater Work.

How to hire veterans

Workable

Reach out to a representative and ask them to coach your recruiters and hiring managers on how to look beyond the – often imperfect – resumes of veterans and how to evaluate their skills effectively. Mention coaching opportunities. Adaptability. Teamwork. Quick thinking and discipline.

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

Real Accountability: How to Measure Your Company’s Diversity Hiring Efforts

Eightfold

Diversity boosts the bottom line. A McKinsey & Company report found that companies in the top 25 percent for racial and ethnic diversity are 35 percent more likely to have financial returns above their industry’s median. Diversity boosts innovation, too.

Is There Gender Bias in the Workplace?

Reflektive

April 12th marked “ Equal Pay Day ” in the US, a day that unfortunately must remind us that the typical woman earns.79 Fortunately in the tech industry, many companies have made it a mission to right this and ensure that a women with equal skill, background and talent is paid the same as a man. two of the technology companies pressed by an investment firm for more pay transparency, disclosed that they pay their male and female employees equally.

Workplace Diversity And Inclusion: Where To Go From Here?

SuccessFactors

Women comprise almost 50 percent of the workforce, and many organizations agree diversity and inclusion are economic and business imperatives. So why does achieving equality in the workplace remain such a major challenge? Graham, the show was entitled HR, Inclusion and Diversity: Where to Go From Here? The panelists agreed on two major issues: diversity and inclusion are equally important, and real change can only happen when the conversation shifts to international action.

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 deficits in coaching definitely made me stronger. Gender Equality women in leadership

New Uber Leadership SVP Talks Trust, Diversity, And Building High-Performing Teams

SuccessFactors

She joined Uber’s senior leadership team in June 2017 in the midst of the ride-sharing company’s ongoing, very public struggles with leadership trust and employee diversity. It’s with diversity that authenticity is challenging.”. What’s your “wobble”?

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

HR Bartender

Organizations have tools such as personality assessments, multi-rater feedback, mentoring, and coaching to help individuals understand their own motivations and behaviors. 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. But research also shows that over time diverse teams out perform non-diverse teams.

Increase employee engagement and retention through peer-to-peer coaching and mentoring

Rallyware for Human Resources

Customer reviews are the great equalizer to the wild, wild west that is online shopping. Organizations of almost any size rely upon diverse project groups, with colleagues from different disciplines and seniority, finding ways to work effectively together to meet their objectives. In this case, feedback and learning opportunities get lost when there is no process for peer-to-peer feedback and coaching.

Dear Dana Workplace Advice: 3 Ways a Male Executive Can Help Create a Less Biased Corporate Culture

Inpower Coaching

Welcome to “Dear Dana”, our regular column to give you career and workplace advice/coaching. Men and women both have a role to play in creating gender diverse workplaces where everyone feels comfortable contributing their best. Executive Coach.

3 Myths About Working Women That Are Hurting Your Diversity and Inclusion Efforts

Linkedin Talent Blog

As Joanne points out, gender-diverse leadership teams can yield greater financial returns than those with homogeneous leadership. As Joanne says, it’s like a volleyball coach that gets to choose the best players from the whole class, not half of it. Diversity

Could This One Rule Make You Rethink Workforce Diversity?

SAP Innovation

Facebook’s diversity report was recently released and the results are…could be better. Diversity in the workplace, particularly in tech, has become a seriously hot issue in the past year, and a polarizing one at that. Viewing diversity through a different lens.