AI is not a Quick-Fix Solution for Discrimination

HRExecutive

However, the emergence of AI has sparked a fascinating and important debate: Do machines making decisions that were once made by humans reduce or even eliminate discrimination—or can they actually increase bias?

The power of diversity, dignity, and respect over discrimination #MondayMotivation

The Employer Handbook

Last Friday, I spoke at an HR conference about the EEOC’s latest enforcement trends. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission focused on addressing discrimination based on employees’ perceptions of others. Oh, do I have some Monday Motivation for you!

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

#HotInHR: Where Was the Pilot On That United Airlines Flight? Ranking Tech Companies on Diversity, CEOs Get Big Pay Raise

HRmarketer

Labor Department goes after big tech for discrimination – CNN. In the final months of the Obama administration, the Department of Labor filed lawsuits against Google, Oracle and Palantir for hiring discrimination and pay disparities. Ranking Tech Companies on Diversity,… Click To Tweet. Ranking Tech Companies on Diversity, The Gig Economy’s False Promise, CEOs Get Big Pay Raise). This Entrepreneur Is Ranking Tech Companies on Diversity – Fortune.

Religious Discrimination Hazards on the Rise

HR Daily Advisor

Religious discrimination hasn’t been a major concern for employers in recent years. Segal told attendees at the Society for Human Resource Management’s recent employment law and legislative conference in Washington, D.C. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission’s charge receipts.

Women in Technology: United We Stand

Ultimate Software

It’s conference season and at Ultimate Software, we are excited that preparations for our participation in the HR Technology Conference & Expo and the Grace Hopper Celebration—the world’s largest gathering of women technologists, produced by AnitaB.org —are in full swing.

EEOC Training Programs Help Employers Fight Sexual Harassment

HR Daily Advisor

Diversity Insight EEOC Fortney Scott lawsuits sex-based discrimination

i4cp 2017 Conference Day Two: Quotes and Notes

i4cp

Expectations always rise on the second day of a high-quality conference; this year was no exception. Pat Wadors, CHRO and SVP of the Global Talent Organization at LinkedIn brought her own sense of cool with an equally genuine and passionate story of belonging as the necessary third element of having a diverse and inclusive workplace. Jessica’s thought-provoking conclusion: “They are actually hiding discrimination and stereotyping with generational labels.”

#HotInHR: Tech Hiring Tons of Talent, Suit Aims To Keep LinkedIn Data Public, Workers Win Only 1% of Civil Rights Lawsuits

HRmarketer

A new analysis of employee lawsuits finds a low success rate for discrimination, harassment, or retaliation, and highlights the U.S.’s Serena Williams on Black Women’s Equal Pay Day – Fortune.com. Upcoming Conferences. Tags: Women, Diversity.

Finding "Romance" at Work in the Age of AI + More Lessons From LinkedIn Talent Connect

Cornerstone On Demand

Artificial intelligence may be bringing a new wave of technology to the HR space, but humans have a huge role to play in extracting impact from these shiny new solutions, said Tim Leberecht, founder and CEO of The Business Romantic Society, at the LinkedIn Talent Connect conference this week.

Lessons from our HeforShe Roundtable

Everwise

The obstacles to true equality are abundant. The good news is that the research is clear: Diverse companies perform better. Yet more recent research suggests that women and people of color who bring up diversity issues or hire a nonwhite or female employee are actually seen in a negative light by their coworkers. In order to make teams more diverse, in order for a company to reap the benefits of diversity, the shift must be largely spearheaded by straight white men.

#HotInHR: Men & Women Act Same, Treated Differently; Book Time-off Using Alexa, WeWork + Lord & Taylor?

HRmarketer

How Black Americans See Discrimination (NPR). One of the paradoxes of racial discrimination is the way it can remain obscured even to the people to whom it’s happening. Gender equality remains frustratingly elusive… Numerous causes have been suggested, but one argument that persists points to differences in men and women’s behavior. Recapping SHRM Diversity & Inclusion Conference #SHRMDiv. Tags: Diversity.

Can sports teams be role models for inclusivity?

WeSpire

It was my second time speaking, but six years ago the topic was what you would expect from WeSpire at a sustainability conference: how to inspire people to save energy, waste, water and fuel.

2019 BCGi Summit: Speaker Spotlight #4

Biddle Consulting

Industry thought leaders and subject matter experts will be presenting at the BCGi Summit: Striving for Diversity: Sure It’s Required…But It’s The Right Thing To Do! Session Title: Artificial Intelligence: An Introduction for HR Compliance, Diversity, and Inclusion.

HBR Says Women Experience More Incivility than Men at Work — Especially from Other Women (KD at #workhuman)

The HR Capitalist

Put on by Globoforce, WorkHuman is the most progressive HR Conference available, with past shows focused on emerging trends like mindfulness, meditation and more - the leading edge of people practices and how HR can build them.

ATS 138

Announcing the WorkHuman 2019 Agenda

Globoforce

The conference will take over the Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville, March 18-21, for WorkHuman’s fifth anniversary. Empowering Through Diversity & Equality. Drawing on her experience litigating retaliation, discrimination, sexual harassment, and whistleblower cases, Jessica will share important steps company needs to take in creating a more inclusive culture. By Sarah Payne —.

Announcing the WorkHuman 2019 Agenda

Globoforce

The conference will take over the Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville, March 18-21, for WorkHuman’s fifth anniversary. Empowering Through Diversity & Equality. Drawing on her experience litigating retaliation, discrimination, sexual harassment, and whistleblower cases, Jessica will share important steps company needs to take in creating a more inclusive culture. By Sarah Payne —.

Can sports teams be role models for inclusivity?

WeSpire

It was my second time speaking, but six years ago the topic was what you would expect from WeSpire at a sustainability conference: how to inspire people to save energy, waste, water and fuel. Green Sports Alliance Board member Jen Regan, who facilitated the panel, said they added diversity and inclusion as a focus to the Summit because “our ability to improve the environment is intrinsically linked with our ability to include all members of our community.

60+ Top Global Influencers in HR Tech of 2019

Digital HR Tech

Hayal has extensive experience on topics including (among others) the evolution of the gig & on-demand economies, global talent strategy, workforce flexibility, and diversity. Think of courses about the art of giving feedback, how to become agile, aiming for diversity and many, many more.

60+ Top Global Influencers in HR Tech of 2019

Digital HR Tech

Hayal has extensive experience on topics including (among others) the evolution of the gig & on-demand economies, global talent strategy, workforce flexibility, and diversity. Think of courses about the art of giving feedback, how to become agile, aiming for diversity and many, many more.

An Employer Toolkit for Reasonable Accommodation

HR Daily Advisor

The contents of the toolkit’s “drawers” and other suggestions for reasonable accommodation were presented by Lou Orslene, a codirector at JAN and Deb Dagit, founder of Deb Dagit Diversity and former Chief Diversity Officer at Merck.

Are You Buying a Lawsuit with ‘Big Data’? HR Must Ask the Right Questions

HR Daily Advisor

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has warned employers that they must be responsible consumers. This is a tool that can … either help advance equal employment opportunity or it can be another thing that causes a lot of litigation,” Commissioner Charlotte A.

8 Reasons to Attend WorkHuman 2018

Globoforce

WorkHuman, in its fourth year, is unlike any other HR conference, and this year’s event has even more for attendees. A historic #MeToo panel will discuss respect, equality, and harassment in the workplace.

HRExaminer Radio – Executive Conversations: Episode #330: Elaine Orler, Co-founder and Chairman, TalVista

HR Examiner

And since then have realized that the concept of inclusion and the concept of diversity is critical to how organizations are going to succeed. So we know that there’s a lift in the number of diverse candidates that will apply when the job description is neutral.

HRExaminer Radio – Executive Conversations: Episode #322: Jim Stroud, VP, Product Evangelist, ClickIQ

HR Examiner

When he is not spreading the gospel of automation as it relates to job advertising, he is producing the online video series – The Jim Stroud Show, producing The Jim Stroud Podcast or speaking about the Future of Work at a HR conference near you. Speak at conferences.

Motivating Through The Ages

NCHRA

The most attractive companies, like Google, offer benefits or employee rewards that cater to all of these motivational factors, ensuring that management is adequately meeting all of their employee’s diverse needs. Which is important, because happy workers equals higher profits.

Are Millennials responsible for the increase in harassment claims?

OmegaHR Solutions

Younger workers may equal more harassment in the workplace for a variety of reasons. Here are the risk factors: Homogenous Workforces – where diversity is low the chance of harassment goes up. Cultural and Language Differences in the Workplace – This is certainly ripe for cultural and country of origin discrimination. Proof of this is found at SHRM conferences after hours.