Are Your Diversity and Inclusion Efforts Only Skin Deep?

DecisionWise

In other words, he wanted the reputational benefits of diversity but was missing the more critical advantages that come with the inclusion of diverse thought. Companies that have ethnically diverse leadership teams were 33 percent more likely to outperform their peers.

How to Bolster Your Employee Experiences with Competencies

Avilar

And, to be successful, it requires adopting and strengthening competencies to identify, cultivate, and promote employee engagement every step of the way. They provide an environment where employees have the drive, the tools, and the culture to do their best. Competencies help with that.

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6 Most Critical HR Skills and Competencies

Vantage Circle

The HR managers now need effective HR skills and competencies to be an excellent contributor to the business. But handling these diverse duties is not a cakewalk and requires effective skills and competencies for any HR professional to keep their A-game on.

One-way video interview biases: potential risks for diversity

Workable

So, as any other recruiting solution that you use to improve diversity in your business, if you don’t use video interviews the right way, there will still be some stumbling blocks. Stories & Insights Diversity & Inclusion Inside HR Recruiting strategy Technology Video interviews

How to compete for – and retain – our employees’ attention

Interact-Intranet

In a world where many of us are self-confessed addicts to our smartphones, Netflix, or game consoles, or easily distracted by a Facebook notification or email pop-up, how can internal communicators compete to gain employee attention? Prioritize the UX of your internal communications tools.

The Top 20 Diversity Titles [with Descriptions]

Ongig

Which diversity titles work best for you and your team? My team and I looked at the best practices at leading companies as well as the most popular diversity titles requested on Google (via ahrefs and Google’s Keyword Tool). Diversity vs Inclusion vs. Equity.

6M | Marketing Strategic Leadership Competency Models to Achieve Widespread Organizational Buy-In

Pinsight

As workforces continue to become more diverse and competitive, organizations must look inward to leverage and develop their existing talents, in order to tackle these challenges. How will we ensure understanding and commitment to our competency model from all levels of the organization?

Diversity, Inclusion / Regard, and Access to Coaching at CCC

Center for Coaching

When it comes to ensuring diversity and inclusion / regard, a call or mandate to action is often what it takes to effect change. Consider the other approach: simply using language and images that invite diversity and truly being open and accepting so that the diversity occurs naturally. As is recommended, when seeking to step up to the challenge to increase diversity, we started by looking at ourselves. The coach authors are themselves a diverse group.

10 Best 360 feedback tools to look for in 2020

SurveySparrow

A 360 feedback tool is the ultimate answer. What are the qualities of the best 360 feedback tools? Essentially, a 360 feedback tool lets you gather real-time feedback on employee performance from peers, subordinates, superiors, etc. The 10 Best 360 Feedback Tools of 2020.

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Enabling Diversity of Opinion in Your Organization

Compensation Today

This is an excerpt from our recent ebook collaboration with BambooHR entitled How to Turn Diversity Into a Major Asset for Your Organization. Diversity of opinion is hard to measure, but it’s essential to developing well-balanced teams. Interested in a further deep-dive on diversity?

Diversity & Inclusion Through a Global Lens

ATD Human Capital

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) continues to evolve in response to workplace and marketplace globalization, with implications for: expanding the potential audience for D&I to include not only employees and suppliers, but also contingent workers, customers, and business partners.

New Business Realities Require New Leadership Competencies

FlashPoint

As business gets more complex (due to globalization, more diverse employees and customers, technological shifts, and other factors), confidence in leaders at all levels is declining. Trend One: The specific competencies needed by today’s and tomorrow’s leaders go beyond visible behaviors.

Embrace design thinking to advance diversity, equity and inclusion

CLO Magazine

Despite best intentions, our diversity, equity and inclusion efforts often fail. After learning from those insights and developing an action plan, they became “consciously competent.” The solutions brought to the table intend to build a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace.

Everwise Learning Series: Diversity & Inclusion in Life Sciences

Everwise

Regardless of industry, diversity is no longer a nice to have. In the ever-growing life science sector (which includes pharma, biotech, and medical device companies), there is significant deficiency when it comes to diversity and inclusion (D&I). Ernst & Young has found that 96 percent of leaders in life sciences overwhelmingly believe that their organizations need to improve their diversity in order to compete in the sector.

5 Essential Workforce Planning Tools for any HR professional

Analytics in HR

Workforce planning tools are an essential part of the HR professional’s toolkit. In this article we’ll go over 5 strategic workforce planning tools, explain their use and give examples and excel templates on how to use them. What are workforce planning tools?

Real Innovation Capability: Diversity and a Culture of Engagement

Women of HR

In today’s unpredictable, ever-changing business environment, innovation is widely viewed as a critical core competency and determinant of long-term growth and sustainability. There has also been increased attention to processes, tools and metrics.

Diversity in the Workplace Statistics: Job Seeker Survey Reveals What Matters

Yello

While there are endless statistics available about workplace and workforce diversity, very few take both the employee and the employer into consideration. Read on to find out what today’s job seekers think about workplace diversity. Job Candidates Demand Workplace Diversity.

Top 6 Augmented Writing Tools for Job Descriptions

Ongig

Augmented writing tools are important for job descriptions because they notice things that we don’t such as: Gender bias. Ongig’s Text Analyzer is an augmented writing tool focused on job content. Predicts how your writing will compete for talent.

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Getting Social Media Recruiting on the Right Track for Diversity

HR Daily Advisor

Previously, we’ve addressed how it’s great for finding and attracting strong candidates, but it’s also possible to use social media to exclude candidates that might lead an employer to a more diverse workforce. I can turn any one of these into a diversity search,” Tortorici says.

Job Interview Tools Include AI Facial Scanning. Guidelines for Ethical Use in Recruiting

CakeHR

A great example is the 95 percent employee retention rate that IBM claims it has due to the use of AI-enabled recruitment tools. The information furnished by AI recruitment technology and job interview tools helps make this process more efficient and cost effective.

Why Cultural Awareness is an Essential Tool for Healthcare Professionals

Thrive Global

Cultural Diversity. In addition to the locales and demographics mentioned above, cultural diversity also plays a part in what treatments are the most successful for a given group of people, as well as what medications and procedures may not be allowed due to religious beliefs. Cultural diversity issues touch on all parts of the healthcare spectrum. With that, hiring a diverse staff is step one in cultivating an inclusive culture at a given site of care.

Micro-Internships – a Powerful Tool for Talent Acquisition

SHRM

Companies burn millions on campus recruiting competing at the same schools, see diversity metrics that are unacceptable (with “solutions” often causing more harm than good), and complain that Career Launchers aren’t job ready.

Blindfolding Your Bias: How to Make Diversity an HR Staple

Namely

Diversity—it’s a key to good business. Whether you’re a tech firm, a hotel, or a hospital, diverse employees can only bring good things to your company. Plus, in a more diverse and inclusive workforce, individual discretionary effort improves by 12%.

UCCS Shares How to Hire Faculty Who Will Support a Diverse Campus Environment

SkillSurvey

To meet the needs of these very diverse groups, UCCS seeks teachers who can understand their unique challenges as well as mentor, teach and advise. The tool uses scientifically-valid, job-specific surveys that include the range of competencies found to be most relevant to success.

Micro-Internships – a Powerful Tool for Talent Acquisition

The SHRM Blog

Companies burn millions on campus recruiting competing at the same schools, see diversity metrics that are unacceptable (with “solutions” often causing more harm than good), and complain that Career Launchers aren’t job ready. Companies of all sizes face massive challenges related to early-career professionals.

8 Great Job Description Management Software Tools (and Why!)

Ongig

Job description software to help you attract top-tier, diverse talent. Allows you to use content from an ever-growing bank of job descriptions and competencies. Manage feedback and input from colleagues and stakeholders with purpose-built job description validation tools.

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8 Great Job Description Management Software Tools (and Why!)

Ongig

Job description software to help you attract top-tier, diverse talent. Allows you to use content from an ever-growing bank of job descriptions and competencies. Manage feedback and input from colleagues and stakeholders with purpose-built job description validation tools.

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Here’s How Your Word Choices Could Affect Hiring Gender-Diverse Talent

Linkedin Talent Blog

That’s right, language matters and in our new global Language Matters Gender Diversity report , we’re diving into just how much of an impact words have on your hiring and employee engagement strategies. Talent Leadership Diversity

“How Diversity Can Increase a Company’s Bottom Line”,With Fotis Georgiadis & JD Miller

Thrive Global

As a part of our series about “How Diversity Can Increase a Company’s Bottom Line”, I had the pleasure of interviewing JD Miller. As Motus’ first senior LGBTQ leader, JD has promoted a balance of diverse and inclusive perspectives and backgrounds.

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

HR Bartender

In the previous article of this series on cultural identity, we talked about the first two competencies organizations should focus on developing: 1) trust and 2) emotional intelligence. If employees are not self-aware and cannot build trusting work relationships, it will be very difficult to develop the other two competencies: leadership and agility. . Competency #3 –Leadership in Cultural Identity. Competency #4 – Agility and Change in Cultural Identity.

Most Complete List of Top Recruiting Software Tools in 2018

GoodTime

For every single recruiting conference that I’ve attended, recruiting teams love to share about the various recruiting software and tools that they use. Often, discussing wins and gaps of these tools becomes an important agenda for events connecting the community in the recruiting space. As a result, we decided to reel in our network of Talent Operations managers to point us to the right technological tools. Diversity Recruiting. Candidate Experience Diversity Hiring

Diversity Improvement: Measuring & Managing For Long-Term Success

Lee Hecht Harrison

Faced with headlines about their poor diversity numbers, the leaders of the biggest tech companies respond, saying they are committed to improving their workforce diversity. The CEO of a Fortune 500 company gives a mandate to the division head with the worst diversity metrics in the company: “Fix this!”. The corporate diversity problem is not dissimilar to the widespread problems at for-profit colleges.

Just What The H*ck Is Organizational Culture Anyway?

15Five

The bottom line is that salaries and benefits do help you compete for talent, but in the end they are not enough. Salaries and benefits do help companies compete for talent, but in the end they are not enough.

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Re-entry in a recession

CLO Magazine

Six months into COVID-19, organizations are moving away from work-from-home concerns to focus on employee re-entry, with an eye toward talent engagement and retention — all amidst newly heightened awareness around diversity, equity and inclusion.

Why We Should Embrace Generational Differences in the Workplace

Digital HR Tech

In this article, we’re going to take a look at the current generational diversity in the workplace; what generations make up the global workforce, how do they perceive work and how can organizations benefit from generational differences in the workplace? The benefits of generational diversity.

Real Innovation Capability: Diversity and a Culture of Engagement

Women of HR

In today’s unpredictable, ever-changing business environment, innovation is widely viewed as a critical core competency and determinant of long-term growth and sustainability. There has also been increased attention to processes, tools and metrics.

3 Reasons Why Employers Should Care about Accessibility

Outmatch

When your online experiences aren’t accessible, you shrink your recruiting reach – and the diversity inside your company – by 15%. On top of that, diversity has evolved from a conversation to a full blown revolution. Imagine increasing diversity of thought in your company by 15%.

Reaching New Heights

HRO Today

Empower the workforce of the future by proactively building a diverse leadership pipeline. But there’s another proven driver of progress and change that organizations can add to their list of strategies: building a diverse leadership team. Overcoming Obstacles to Diversity.

Neuro-Diversity: Employers Need To Help People “Come Out”

SAP Innovation

What is neuro-diversity? Neuro-diversity is an umbrella term referring to a group of neurological development disorders which share common features, in particular differences in how people learn and process information. Neuro-diverse workforces are more creative.

Eliminating These 3 Common Tools Will Disrupt (and Improve) Your Hiring Process

Linkedin Talent Blog

Hiring better people starts by disrupting the hiring process as we know it, and disrupting the hiring process starts by eliminating certain tools. For one thing, these style preferences have nothing to do with competency.