Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace: Benefits and Challenges

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The positive impact of diversity and inclusion is no longer debatable. According to Deloitte, diverse companies enjoy 2.3 Gartner found that inclusive teams improve team performance by up to 30 percent in high-diversity environments. What is diversity and inclusion?

Without Retention, Diversity Efforts Fall Short

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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. It is possible the competitive job market is to blame. The Unfairness Factor.

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How to Manage Diversity In The Workplace

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Diversity in the workplace has been a key focus in almost all industries over the past few decades. Putting a focus on workforce diversity offers an equal chance to every prospect. Take Diversity Seriously. Hire The Most Qualified.

7 Steps To Effective Diversity Management

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Not many companies or their executives have acted on the management of diversity. Worldwide, several organizations struggle to recognize the value of organizational diversity. What is Workplace Diversity and Diversity Management? Equality.

7 Tips to Be Sure You’re Managing Diversity in the Workplace Correctly

Insperity

Remember the last time you went to a lively dinner party? One with a mix of different people with plenty of interesting things to say? You may not have noticed, but the host was busy bringing people together, making them feel welcome and moving the conversation along. Managing diversity in your company is much the same as hosting a lively dinner. What is workforce diversity? . And the definition may surprise you.

Microaggressions in the Workplace: What You Can Do About It

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We can't control the filters that others choose when they look at us. They are particular remarks, questions, or actions towards marginalized individuals and concern a group discriminated against or subject to stereotypes. Examples of Microaggressions in the Workplace.

Everything You Need to Build Your Employee Handbook

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The employee handbook is the holy grail of workplaces, and every employer should have one, regardless of size. And many of those that do have a handbook fail to update it. Not having an employee handbook is one of the biggest mistakes small employers can make.

6 Impactful Steps Companies Can Take to Fight Racial Injustice and Foster Inclusion at Work

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As protests against racial inequality continue across the U.S. In a recent episode of LinkedIn’s Talk to the Brand webinar series, Ronnie Dickerson Stewart , chief diversity officer at Publicis Groupe, John Graham Jr. They have to look at all levels of the organization.”.

Google's Awkward Week Offers a Teachable Moment to Us All

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The story that broke this past weekend about an internal document authored by a Google employee calling the company’s culture (specifically, its approach to diversity and inclusion) into question, doesn’t seem to be going away. That says a lot in a news cycle that includes worrisome talk of ballistic missiles, military strikes on U.S. The mess at Google isn’t the first of its type, and it won’t be the last. What’s crossing the line?

5 Corporate Social Responsibility Trends for 2019

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You’ve probably heard about its importance, but what is the purpose of corporate social responsibility (CSR)? Consumers have become more aware of the motives behind the businesses they frequent and want the companies they support to share their ideas, invest in positive non-profits, and make good choices for their employees and the environment. Looking for the next big thing in corporate social responsibility?

EEO Trumps Google Employee’s Free Expression

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In addition to the important societal issues Google’s action implicates, it raises interesting labor and employment law questions about how far employees can go in speaking their minds to oppose workplace diversity. Historically, Google has promoted a workplace culture of openness and encouraged the free exchange of views. Danielle Brown (Google’s newly appointed vice president of diversity, integrity, and governance) issued an internal response.