WorkHuman Session Spotlight: Empowering through Diversity and Equality

WorkHuman

Diversity means different things to various people. Some people think diversity applies to physical differences, such as race and gender. Others think of diversity in terms of ability. Finally, some people equate diversity with preferences. By Laurie Ruettimann —.

Diversity, Inclusion and The Workplace

HR Counselor's Corner

Workplace diversity is understanding, accepting, and valuing differences in people. Differences in education, as well as personalities, skill sets, experiences, is also included in the definition of diversity. So, what does it mean to have Diversity and Inclusion in your workplace?

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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.

Inspiring Young Women As Future Data Scientists And Supporting The UN’s Global Goal For Gender Equality

SuccessFactors

The data science field is booming as Big Data and advanced analytics become primary players in the boardroom. For people with an aptitude and passion for math, logic, and investigative sleuthing, the role of data scientist appears to be a good fit.

Embracing Corporate Diversity

Thrive Global

Diversity has been touted and praised for a long time. One might think that with all the data and success stories published on the value of diversity, companies would embrace the concept and take advantage of it. Diversity is also a great system of checks and balances.

Global Workforce Gender Diversity: It’s Not Happening

China Gorman

Focusing on diversity in the workplace is an essential step in building a great culture. In a recent diversity study by Mercer based on 178 submissions from 164 companies in 28 countries covering 1.7 Since the 1980’s leap in pay equality for women things have since stagnated.

Namely’s Workplace Diversity Report Identifies Barriers to Equal Pay

Namely

For HR, building a workplace culture of inclusivity and equality is a worthy goal—but as Namely’s latest Workplace Diversity Report reveals, the goal is a lofty one. In our Workplace Diversity Report 2018 , expert analysts poured over data from over 175,000 employees.

A Head of Diversity & Inclusion Shares How to Run a Pay Equity Analysis

Visier

Step 1: Prepare your data and run a Regression Analysis. Get intimate with your data–use a discerning eye and make sure no outliers exist, currency is equivalent, pay period is consistent, etc. Pay equity analysis is a valuable tool in a portfolio of diversity management strategies.

How To Encourage Greater Diversity In The Workplace

Reflektive

Today’s employees are much more diverse than they were a generation ago; Women, LGBTQ+ individuals, and members of ethnic and cultural minorities all have an increasingly important presence in the workforce, and that’s a good thing. Increasing diversity in the workplace exposes employees to different perspectives, encouraging creativity, innovation, and productivity. Why Grow Company Diversity? Diversity isn’t really an option for companies — it’s an inevitability.

7 Steps to Reaching Your Workforce Diversity Goals

Digital HR Tech

Workforce diversity, whether it’s gender, ethnic, or age diversity , is often linked to strong organizational performance. But how do you go about actually building a diverse workforce? The workforce diversity plan. Look for diverse sourcing channels.

High Performing Organizations Have Leadership Diversity – #LeadLikeAGirl

HR Bartender

If you examine the data further, 5 percent were Asian, 3 percent were African-American, and 1 percent were Hispanic. During the session, I’ll be sharing some new data from DDI about women in the workplace and encouraging everyone to pay the message forward.

4 Steps to Cleaner and Better HR Data

Visier

Dirty data refers to the errors or gaps within your workforce data—think missing personal information, the folder of performance reviews you haven’t collated with your HRIS, typos, and other simple human errors. It’s next to impossible to have perfectly clean HR data.

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EEO: Everything you need to know to be an equal opportunity employer

Workable

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) refers to fair, unbiased treatment in the workplace. In the US, companies need to comply with the regulations of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), a regulatory body that enforces a group of federal EEO laws.

Diversity, Data, And The X-Factor

SuccessFactors

It’s there for a very specific reason: to remind me that when I have an imperfect understanding of the data behind results, then I mismanage, misjudge, and ask the wrong questions. In other words, diversity can help overcome biases. Diversity delivers results.

4 Business Benefits of Diversity in the Workplace

Brazen HR

The cry for diversity in the workplace has reached a boiling point. companies are spending millions annually on diversity programs and initiatives. And you can’t peruse a news website or industry blog without stumbling across a diversity hiring headline.

5 Talent Acquisition Mistakes Data Helps You Avoid

Visier

Getting more data and perspective from sources beyond your ATS is key. Getting more data and perspective from sources beyond your ATS is key.” Treating data as a byproduct of the process. However, recruiting this way can result in low diversity inside your organization.

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 ! I’ve run the compensation reports and sat down with executives to show them the real data we were facing as an organization. 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. How are you spending today celebrating this Ummm, well, holiday-ish thingy?

In the Long Run, Diversity Wins

Thrive Global

Is religious diversity too politically difficult and socially disruptive, as many argue? But new research published over the summer provides some reason to think that humans may not be as averse to diversity as we think, at least not over time.

Diversity Analytics: You Need Macro Numbers to Improve Results

UpstartHR

This week I am in Atlanta for the SHRM Diversity Conference. The team built an algorithm to find the best candidates based on years of performance data at the company, but the algorithm kept delivering male candidates. Despite efforts to balance the results, Amazon eventually had to shut it down because it was not creating equal opportunities for both men and women. It’s important to continue the diversity beyond a token hiring action. General Diversity Metrics

The interesting link between diversity and EX

HRExecutive

While research has shown that companies with gender diversity already are typically better poised to turn a profit, a new report from Willis Towers Watson has found an additional benefit of gender diversity. For its analysis, WTW linked diversity practices with opinions from 1.7

Without Retention, Diversity Efforts Fall Short

Reflektive

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. Despite investment in equal-opportunity hiring practices, diversity numbers are unimpressive Click To Tweet.

Augmented Writing Technology Boosts Diversity Initiatives

SHRM Resources

Augmented writing technology uses vast collections of data points to help users predict how audiences will respond to their messages. Technology Talent Acquisition Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO

Learning Corner With Jeffrey Pfeffer: Why It’s Important to Include Age in Diversity and Inclusion Efforts

Cornerstone On Demand

At Stanford University, during the 2018-2019 academic year, virtually every meeting of the faculty senate included a report—or two—on the university’s diversity efforts. Clearly, diversity and inclusion are becoming a priority for all types of organizations.

Scary Diversity Recruitment Mistakes You May Be Making

Visier

This post is part of our Data-Driven Talent Acquisition Strategies series. . Lack of workforce diversity has placed a magnifying glass on the hiring practices of organizations in all industries. The first step is to identify where your diversity gaps are.

Why Diverse Organizations Perform Better: Do We Still Need Evidence?

China Gorman

You’ve probably heard that organizations with a focus on diversity have stronger organizational cultures – they have happier and more productive employees, and are more socially ethical than other organizations.

How a Diversity Scorecard Helps Salesforce Keep Equality Top of Mind for Its Leaders

Linkedin Talent Blog

But, increasingly, it’s making a name for itself as a leader on diversity issues — it has spent millions to close gender and racial pay gaps and taken frontline stands on issues impacting the LGBTQ+ community. Pay attention to the diversity scorecards they’re going to be receiving. “We

Reduce Gender Bias Using Data-Driven Performance Reviews

Visier

Countless studies have shown the equal economic contribution women make in the workforce, yet companies still struggle to achieve the goal of equity, particularly in the areas that affect women’s upward movement the most: promotions and compensation. Overcoming Gender Bias with Data.

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In Defense of Feedback, Gender Equality, and Psychological Safety: Adam Grant Q&A (Part 2)

WorkHuman

How can you create an environment that not only promotes gender equality, but also psychological safety and belonging ? One of the most interesting pieces of data I came across when writing Originals is from a former student of mine, Justin Berg.

How to Renew Focus on Diversity, Inclusion and Gender Equity

AbelHR

This attention should be focused creating a diverse, inclusive culture for all the benefits and perspective that employees of different backgrounds bring to the table, not because it is required by law to not discriminate on grounds of race, ethnicity, gender, age, or other perceived differences.

Making Diversity Central to Success: Q&A With Chevron’s Chief Diversity Officer

HR Digest

Diversity is an overused word, but at Chevron it’s a perfect description of its corporate culture. The company’s 2018 Corporate Responsibility Report highlights how diversity and inclusion (D&I) feature so centrally in the company’s success story.

Recruiting a Diverse Workforce in Healthcare

Hospital Recruiting

The prevailing wisdom is that a diverse workforce in the healthcare industry can lead to better patient outcomes. Moving toward a more diverse facility is something almost every healthcare provider should prioritize. Developing a Diversity Protocol. Andriy Popov/123RF.com.

15 Ways to Improve Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

SocialChorus

Mention diversity in the workplace and you’ll generally get a positive response from executives. That’s because most of them understand the many benefits of a diverse workforce. Diversity in the workplace benefits. And execs know a diverse workforce (in age, race, religion, nationality, sexual orientation, and gender) brings diverse viewpoints and perspectives to the company; these elements can help you develop great new products and great new ways to cater to customers.

The case for diversity

HR Daily Advisor

While few American businesses self-report on diversity data , workplace discrimination and inclusion are near-daily topics in the media. To underscore the criticality of workplace diversity, let’s take a look at how inclusion and diversity are tied to corporate performance.

Influence Your CEO With WOW And OW! Talent Data

Visier

After you fully understand the CEO’s data and analytic preferences, the next step is to focus on both positive and negative areas where recruiting significantly impacts business results. I recommend that you start with data and analytics covering the cost of recruiting failures.

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Employee Referrals: A Players, Diversity Hiring, and Key Benefits

UpstartHR

Hiring A Players with Referrals Data from one study shows that referrals are the best source for finding quality hires. And our own data at Lighthouse Research says that more than 80% of companies believe that referrals are important for measuring sourcing performance. Gathering the right data to support your referral practices is going to generate higher quality hires, ensuring those A players end up at your organization, not at the competition.

Diversity in the workplace: how to use Workable to boost D&I

Workable

We can’t talk about diversity if we only hire homogenous team members. That’s why every new feature we build and every improvement we make is designed with equal employment opportunity in mind. You won’t see a list of diversity-specific features, though.

In Defense of Feedback, Gender Equality, and Psychological Safety: Adam Grant Q&A (Part 2)

WorkHuman

How can you create an environment that not only promotes gender equality, but also psychological safety and belonging ? One of the most interesting pieces of data I came across when writing Originals is from a former student of mine, Justin Berg.