Diversity vs Inclusion: What’s the difference?

Digital HR Tech

Diversity and inclusion (D&I) are often used in tandem rather than as diversity vs inclusion. Contents What’s the difference between diversity and inclusion? How D&I leads to organizational success 7 Examples of diversity and inclusion activities On a final note FAQ.

Why it’s Essential to Cultivate Diversity and Celebrate Individuality

Thrive Global

Diversity is key to business success in today’s competitive business market. It’s so central that a recent McKinsey study showed that companies that are more gender diverse are 21% more likely to outperform others. Those that are ethnically diverse are 33% more likely to outperform others. So how do you cultivate diversity and celebrate individuality? Here are five ways you can cultivate diversity and celebrate individuality to help bolster and build your business.

Diversity in the workplace: the case for building diverse teams

Workable

Diversity in the workplace is not about recruiting people based on qualities they were born with. We see diversity as something that is complex and holistic, a concept that’s constantly evolving. Ethnically-diverse companies are 35% more likely to earn above-average revenue.

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.

Should Your Company Sign the White House’s Equal Pay Pledge?

Workology

In announcing the Pledge, the White House pointed to research that shows that closing the pay gap will “boost productivity and benefit our economy.” The Equal Pay Pledge. The White House’s Equal Pay Pledge, which commits companies to taking immediate action to address the gender pay gap was signed by 28 companies: Accenture, Airbnb, Amazon, American Airlines, BCG, Buffer, Care.com, CEB, Cisco, Deloitte, the Dow Chemical Company, Expedia, Inc.,

Diversity and Inclusion Drive the Road to Remarkable

TalentCulture

Of course this was all a self-fulfilling prophecy; a forward-thinking daydream fantasy of what I hope the world and the workplace become someday for my children, and how they might help transform it. According to “What Is the Impact of Gender Diversity on Technology Business Performance?”

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?

15 Activities To Improve Diversity And Inclusion In The Workplace

Vantage Circle

Diversity is a mix. A diverse labor pool is vital to any organization. People from different backgrounds, cultures, and experiences come together to strengthen the diverse workforce. It focuses on creating an environment where diverse employees are accepted and appreciated.

Connecting Organisational Development with Diversity: A Strategic Change Imperative

New to HR

Diversity is becoming a strategic change imperative at many organisations, and for good reason. Studies show that organisations with a more diverse workforce – in terms of gender, ethnicity and race – are more productive, more efficient, and ultimately, more profitable. Diversity, of course, starts with HR hiring policies that are able to attract the best and brightest and convince them to join the company.

6 Reasons Why Men Shouldn’t “Man Up”

Thrive Global

When initially watching the series I wanted to know what makes men and boys tick (my work in achieving gender equality depends on engaging men in the conversation and actions.). Instead, let’s talk about equally distributing power, responsibility and work.

Diversity in the workplace: the case for building a diverse team

Workable

Building a diverse team is not about recruiting people based on qualities they were born with. We see diversity as something that is complex and holistic, a concept that’s constantly evolving. Key figures for a diverse team. Diversity begets diversity.

LinkedIn Integrates Diversity Insights Into All of Its Talent Solutions

Linkedin Talent Blog

Building diverse and inclusive teams is the No. Research shows that diversity is tied directly to company culture and financial performance. In fact, LinkedIn data shows that 78% of companies prioritize diversity to improve culture and 62% do so to boost financial performance.

When Hiring for Culture Fit, Make Sure You Aren’t Sacrificing Diversity

HR Daily Advisor

Employees who are good culture fits are those who mesh well both professionally and personally – the idea being that a team of employees who believe in your company mission and get along well enough to grab post-work drinks together will be more productive.

3 Steps to Hacking Your Productivity

Namely

What makes us more productive? It’s an interesting question because it’s wrapped up in the definition of productivity itself. Productivity Equals Speed—Or Does It? You could say that he was highly productive in this task. Overall, the end product was more difficult to produce and a less productive endeavor for the company. The point is that productivity isn’t always about getting something done and out the door.

Unconscious bias in recruitment: How can you remove it?

Workable

There’s a lot of talk around diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Some of them are actively looking to attract diverse candidates, e.g. by applying blind resume screening methods or by hosting female-only career days. Biased hiring decisions result in less diverse teams.

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. Of course, tech isn’t the only industry with this problem.

Innovative HR and Why Technology Innovators Can’t Survive Without It

Visier

While the race to out-innovate with new ideas and products fuels the technology industry at large, the competition between companies is fought most pervasively as on the talent front lines. Develop The Right Mix of Workforce Diversity.

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

HR Examiner

Guest: Jim Stroud, VP, Product Evangelist at ClickIQ. He now serves ClickIQ as its VP, Product Evangelist. of product evangelists for North America for ClickIQ which is a automated job advertising platform startup in the UK which is now branching out to the U.S.

Innovative HR and Why Technology Innovators Can’t Survive Without It

Visier

While the race to out-innovate with new ideas and products fuels the technology industry at large, the competition between companies is fought most pervasively as on the talent front lines. Develop The Right Mix of Workforce Diversity.

Fine, Be a Bigot

PerformanceICreate

” She was, of course, suggesting that I present a kinder, more gentler me. You see, unless a client is offering these courses as a preventative measure, the classes are typically in response to a complaint or lawsuit.

Where Are You From?

Thrive Global

When Vivienne was Chief Scientist of HR Tech company Gild, she studied a data set of 122 million professional profiles , and found that one simple letter in a name could make a huge difference in a person’s job prospects: to be equally likely to get a promotion, someone named Jose would need a masters degree or higher, while someone named Joe would need no degree at all for that same promotion. Diversity pays, but the legal profession seems to keeps leaving money on the table.

Don’t blame AI for gender bias – blame the data

Workable

In that spirit, according to Reuters, Amazon has formed a new team in Edinburgh to give automated employment screening another try, this time taking diversity into account. Of course, our methods and artificial intelligence itself will continue to improve. “We

What is blind recruitment, and is it effective?

Interact-Intranet

Not only have there been digital advancements, such as the development of bots , there has also been a shift towards a more diverse workplace. Diversity in the workplace has been under scrutiny in recent years. Despite improvements in diversity, it’s clear we still have some way to go.

On #EqualPayDay Dig Deeper into the Pay Gap’s Complexities

Workology

Yesterday Facebook and Microsoft announced that they have reached gender pay parity , hoping, I imagine, to get ahead of today’s Equal Pay Day discussions. Equal Pay Day is the point at which the average woman has met the earnings of the average man from the previous year.

Becoming Simply Irresistible: Positive work environment

Bersin with Deloitte

Flexibility also means offering a workspace that accommodates different modes of work, including a focus on productivity, innovative space (often called creative space), exercise, outdoors, and passion activities. Fair, inclusive, diverse work environment. Part 3 of 5.

INTERVIEW: Philip Morris International’s Charles Bendotti on Emerging Contemporary Workplace Culture

HR Digest

While most corporate cultures are focused on engineering the most common goal of every business, some employers are repositioning their cultures to address social inequality as well as drive diversity & inclusion. Philip Morris International (PMI), manufacturers of one of the most popular cigarettes brand Marlboro, is not only an EQUAL-SALARY certified employer, but pioneering the way to a smoke-free future. I am a product of this company in many ways.

Millennials in the workplace: How to manage and engage them

Workable

You, of course, want to know how to manage millennials in the workplace – and also, how do you keep them engaged? The model of the unreachable manager who stays in the shadows while their team does the work is counter-productive. Most people want to do their jobs well and productively.

Women in Tech: Hiring Strategies to Attract and Retain Top Talent

Hacker Earth

Studies have shown that companies are more productive when they have a gender-mixed workplace. Here’s how you can fine-tune your organization’s diversity and talent strategies to achieve better attraction of today’s growing pool of female tech talent. Of course, the most obvious recruiting tool is a competitive salary. Equal pay for equal work has remained stubbornly elusive for far too many in the female workforce. Equal Promotions.

Becoming Simply Irresistible: Positive work environment

HR Times

Flexibility also means offering a workspace that accommodates different modes of work, including a focus on productivity, innovative space (often called creative space), exercise, outdoors, and passion activities. Fair, inclusive, diverse work environment. Part 3 of 5.

4 Weeks To Davos: The Trillion-Dollar Cost Of Illiteracy

SAP Innovation

On its site, UNICEF says, “When all children have access to a quality education rooted in human rights and gender equality, it creates a ripple effect of opportunity that influences generations to come. 17 weeks to Davos. 17 global goals to achieve a sustainable future.

Employees Purring over ‘Pawternity Leave’ and other Pet-Supportive Benefits

HR Daily Advisor

Employees may be less productive and on task during the first few “ruff” weeks of adjustment anyway, and being able to devote more attention to the acclimating pet can expedite the process. Diversity Insight employees leave of absence pet-friendly workplaces unpaid leave

4 Ways to Attract More Female Applicants at Your Next Recruiting Session

Cornerstone On Demand

An analysis of half a billion candidate profiles by Entelo found that only 18 percent of tech roles, including positions in engineering, data science and product are held by women in the U.S., Some research indicates that due to their more prosocial motivation , women are typically more attracted to the social impact of a company's products or services than men. For example, aim to increase female hires in tech-related positions by 10 percent over the course of six months.

Don’t Let an Offhanded Comment Bring About a Lawsuit

HR Daily Advisor

Performance reviews, when done correctly, can fulfill a critical role in managing employees’ performance and boosting productivity to higher levels. That created an inaccurate product count for Home Depot’s inventory records.

Publicly Shaming Good People Removes Them From the Conversation on Change.

The HR Capitalist

Equal rights for the GLBTQ community - check. Us talking about those things and hopefully course correcting are good things on all levels. Of course, social media makes the shaming easy to do. Translation - my webinar had diversity visible for the entire show.

Enhance Employee Performance with ONA

Visier

Consulting firm Bain & Company has estimated that, across all job types , “ the best performers are roughly four times as productive as average performers.” Of course, organizations must also be mindful of maintaining data privacy while collecting this data.).

Women And Men Working Together = More Sustainable & Successful Work Environments

Inpower Coaching

The demand is right around the corner and the Millennials will expect it for young men are used to working with women as equals. Finally, research has shown that teams that are compromised of equal numbers of men and women are most successful. Feedback is the lifeblood of productive teamwork. These diverse teams also have significantly higher returns for stakeholders. That resonated with me throughout the course of my career as a business leader.

Hidden Talent: Best Practices for Recruiting People with Disabilities

CakeHR

We are talking, of course, about recruiting people with disabilities, a unique demographic of potential employees that boast the necessary skill set, experience, and passion to take your brand forward as a whole. Create different diversity training programs and materials for your employees.