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Organizations Need to Intentionally Embrace Diversity

HR Bartender

I’d like to believe that most businesses understand the advantages of having a diverse workplace. Organizations that have diversity realize new ideas and find different ways to solve problems. At this year’s Great Place to Work Conference , Heather Brunner, CEO of WP Engine , talked about how they have embraced diversity. Brunner shared three key principles that guide their organization and its diversity. That means equal pay for equal work.

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VP of Equality Is The Rationalized Replacement for VP of Diversity at Salesforce.

The HR Capitalist

Take a look, interesting stuff from Salesforce as they seek to change the narrative from Diversity to Equality. There’s a lot of companies across America that struggle with Diversity hiring. They’re under-utilized in multiple job families, and even as they try to attract diverse talent, it hasn’t gone great. Turns out the answer isn’t more DIVERSITY, it’s more EQUALITY. We want to go beyond diversity and beyond inclusion to really achieve equality.”.

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5 Excellent Tips For Managing Workplace Diversity

Career Metis

Workplace diversity and inclusion is a fundamental topic in business circles. First and foremost, it’s necessary to understand what workplace diversity is. In a broad sense, it’s the varied composition of employees in a company. Employees in a company may be diverse, but not included in office processes. This is why the concept of inclusion works well with diversity. Each employee should feel comfortable in an office environment.

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Where Do We Start?

Astron Solutions

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) are topics we cannot ignore. Everything – the entire employee life cycle, from recruitment & hiring practices, to organizational culture, to employee exit. We need to also consider how each person adds to the overall diversity of approaches and experiences that will help guide the team through growth and challenges.”. A thorough pay equity audit is an effective first step to address compensation related issues.

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Gender Pay Equality Lawsuits Prove Expensive for Companies

LaborSoft

Pay Equality Lawsuits Proving Expensive for Companies. In 2017, former Google employees filed a class action suit against the tech giant for gender bias, citing lesser pay and slow growth opportunities for women to get promoted from within. Studies have found that the pay gap widens for diversity and disability employees despite the Department of Labor’s (DOL) rulings that make such practices unlawful.

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Is Creativity And Fairness Possible In HR?

New to HR

Companies are starting to innovate employees on. Diversity & Inclusion Employee Relations Creativity equality fairness Flexibility Inclusion innovationAs a result of the economy and market decompartmentalisation, fierce competition has emerged. Owners are left with very little choice: but to review traditional strategies and seek ‘new’ ways of creativity and innovation. The post Is Creativity And Fairness Possible In HR? appeared first on New To HR.

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The Abilities Of People With Disabilities

New to HR

This is slowly changing, if not to reach EE targets set by government, but many corporates are recognizing that people with disabilities make good employees! They are a source of valuable skills and assets and can make a positive contribution to a more diverse and represented workforce in your company. Many managers tell me that people with disabilities are some of their most motivated employees. How do I encourage my employees to disclose their disability?

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Fine, Be a Bigot

PerformanceICreate

Regardless of the color of their skin, what god they choose to adore, their age, their marital status, or any number of other protected classes, employees should have a healthy work environment free from disparate treatment. The laws, and accompanying regulations, suggest an employee’s value should be based on productivity, quality, service, knowledge, merit and other job related issues and NOT her/his protected class.

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Alleged Pay Discrimination at Google Makes Marc Benioff and Salesforce Look Amazing.

The HR Capitalist

Here's a rundown from the post : "In a panel at a conference organized by Fortune last week, Marc Benioff, the CEO of the cloud-based software company Salesforce, said that he recently ordered a review of all 17,000employees’ salaries to see if female employees’ pay was in line with those of male employees doing similar jobs. Not only did they change the narrative related to diversity (important, but so it equality, people!),

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Diversity Is Invited to The Party While Inclusion Is Being Asked to Dance.

PerformanceICreate

Diversity is being invited to the party; inclusion is being asked to dance.”. There are dimensions of diversity based in life experiences. When leaders focus on creating teams that value different points of view, the true potential of diversity unfolds. Diversity is one of those things that practically everyone talks about. Most organizations – on websites and in promotional materials – bring up the degree to which they value and commit to diversity.

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Scalable, Authentic, And Manifold: How To Maximize The Business Impact Of Your Corporate Alumni Network (Part 3)

SuccessFactors

” In this blog, we will discuss best practices for leveraging network variety by managing network diversity. Within the SAP alumni network, there is a healthy degree of variety, as a few findings about its network demographics illustrate: Age: The ages of SAP alumni are quite equally distributed around an average of 46 years: 33% are younger than 40 years, 59% are younger than 51 years, and 19% are older than 60.

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Scalable, Authentic, And Manifold: How To Maximize The Business Impact Of Your Corporate Alumni Network (Part 3)

SuccessFactors

” In this blog, we will discuss best practices for leveraging network variety by managing network diversity. Within the SAP alumni network, there is a healthy degree of variety, as a few findings about its network demographics illustrate: Age: The ages of SAP alumni are quite equally distributed around an average of 46 years: 33% are younger than 40 years, 59% are younger than 51 years, and 19% are older than 60.

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Creating a Culture of Allyship at Work

Career Metis

A 2018 study from global staffing firm Robert Half found that two in five Canadian employees would pass on a perfect job if the corporate culture was not a fit. There is no shortage of resources out there that can build your inclusion awareness, to help you understand the inherent value of inclusive and diverse spaces. She talks about an equation she adapted and shares in her book, “racism equals prejudice plus power, plus intent. “If

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Diversity Is Invited to The Party While Inclusion Is Being Asked to Dance.

PerformanceICreate

Diversity is being invited to the party; inclusion is being asked to dance.”. There are dimensions of diversity based in life experiences. When leaders focus on creating teams that value different points of view, the true potential of diversity unfolds. Diversity is one of those things that practically everyone talks about. Most organizations – on websites and in promotional materials – bring up the degree to which they value and commit to diversity.

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Opinion: Why ‘bad’ data can be good news for your organisation

cipHR

The softer metric is bullying and harassment scores taken from latest employee engagement surveys. This kind of data is fundamental for understanding your workplace: for identifying specific issues around management styles, work practices, employee relations and workplace culture. Such costs surely need to be taken into account when planning and assessing people resources and ‘profit per employee’ or EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortisation).

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

Insperity

Managing diversity in your company is much the same as hosting a lively dinner. Assembling the right mix of employees on your team and in your business is the first step, but you’ll need to be vigilant and committed to make it a success. What is workforce diversity? . Before you can manage diversity in the workplace, you have to know what it is. Diversity is anything that makes people different from one another. Help you relate better to your target audience.

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Addressing Pay Equity at Your Organization

Digital HR Tech

The meaning of “work of equal value” Being legally compliant: Pay equity Pay fairness: Going beyond the legislated requirements of pay equity The most important step in ensuring pay equity and pay fairness. That means that the different roles are equal in terms of effort and skill.

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Diversity rising up the Agenda ~ HR to HR 2.0 and Human Capital.

Strategic HCM

Employee Engagement Zingers. Employee Engagement Strategy: What’s Your Story? Diversity rising up the Agenda. I seem to be have been having lots of conversations about diversity recently so was interested to see a new report from the CIPD and Bernard Hodes, Diversity and Inclusion - Fringe or Fundamental? suggesting that 57% of employers say diversity and inclusion will become more important over the next five years. Diversity rising up the Agenda.

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Economist's Diversity conference ~ HR to HR 2.0 and Human.

Strategic HCM

Employee Engagement Zingers. Employee Engagement Strategy: What’s Your Story? Economist’s Diversity conference. My next conference with the Economist is their Diversity conference in December: “Businesses are facing intensifying pressure from investors and stakeholders to ramp up their diversity initiatives. several studies show that companies with a greater degree of diversity at every level perform better than their less diverse counterparts.

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Supreme Court Ends ‘Mark of the Beast’ Litigation

HR Daily Advisor

In 2011, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) filed a lawsuit on behalf of Beverly Butcher, who resigned from his job as a coal miner at CONSOL Energy rather than allowing his hand to be scanned at the beginning and end of each shift to record his time worked. The “mark of the beast” case serves as an important reminder that you need to take your employees’ sincerely held religious beliefs seriously, even if you view them as far-fetched.

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What is Human Resources (HR)?

Workable

In an organization, Human Resources is the department in charge of all employees and employee-related operations. Based on the Human Resources definition, the HR department takes care of the organization’s most valuable asset; its employees. HR professionals make sure that employees have everything they need to perform their day-to-day tasks and they’re also responsible for creating a healthy work environment that attracts and retains qualified people.

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What leaders can do about tribalism in the workplace

Insperity

Unfortunately, if not addressed, workplace tribalism can impact employee morale and customer satisfaction alike, reducing organizational productivity and impacting your company’s bottom line. Any business will have employees who don’t get along from time to time.

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Women As Strong Leaders in The Workplace

Thrive Global

Though the benefits of having women in leadership roles are well documented and proven in various aspects like enhancing collaboration, employee motivation and decreasing employee burnout, there’s still a huge gap in aspects like the pay and leadership roles. All employees should feel respected and that they have an equal opportunity for advancing their career trajectory. Diversity Drives Innovation And Productivity.

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How to Approach Gender Identity in the Workplace

Tandem HR

You’re not alone if you’re unsure on how to address an employee in transition or handle unique scenarios surrounding the topic. By making small changes to accommodate diverse gender representations, employers ensure the safety and security of all employees.

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The Importance of Creating a Gender Inclusive Workforce

LaborSoft

The recent empowerment of the trans community as well as non-binary employees, who otherwise do not conform to typical gender roles or appearances, have had companies adapt their HR policies and even infrastructure to accommodate and support this new influx of employees. Let’s take a step back for a minute and remind ourselves why the evolution of a diverse workforce is imperative to a business thriving.

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The Seven Behaviors of Effective Supervisors

DecisionWise

We gathered our consultants together in this roundtable to discuss the power supervisors wield on the employee experience. Simply holding a bi-yearly workshop on how to give constructive feedback will help you make sure your managers are equally equipped for these conversations. “Earlier this year, we conducted focus groups for an organization that was interested in looking deeper into its employees’ perceptions of growth opportunities.

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2020 and Beyond

HRO Today

From helping employees navigate their careers to delivering data and analytics about business performance, their contributions are numerous and multi-faceted. Employees demand to be placed at the center of talent strategy. In today’s tight labor market, employees are increasingly recognizing their value and expecting employers to recognize it as well. Tomorrow’s employees will also gravitate toward organizations where they feel empowered, impactful, and involved.

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Is HR the Right Career for Me?

CakeHR

A career in HR is challenging and equally rewarding. The HR is a diverse environment. Employee relations. Industrial relations. Employee engagement. Employee development. Employee law. Employee health and safety.

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What leaders can do about workplace factionalism

Insperity

Unfortunately, if not addressed, workplace factionalism can impact employee morale and customer satisfaction alike, reducing organizational productivity and impacting your company’s bottom line. Any business will have employees who don’t get along from time to time.

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SME’s Guide to Creating Your First Employee Handbook

Get Hppy

Whilst there are many HR factors that you will need to consider, creating an employee handbook (also known as a Policies and Procedures Manual) should be a priority if you are looking to grow your team. Why Do I Need an Employee Handbook? The handbook is a public statement about how your company will deal with situations in the workplace, how you will implement employee legislation and what standards you expect from your people. What Areas Should the Employee Handbook Cover?

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Carnival of HR: August Edition

Achievers - Recruiting

We must avoid using sweeping generalizations that categorize our employees ( OUR employees; the ones we decided were good enough to come work for us) as people whose only goal is to engage in battle with the company.” Establish trust with employees.

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8 Super Useful Tips To Improve Respect In The Workplace

Vantage Circle

According to an article published by Harvard Business Review, in a survey by Georgetown University of nearly 20,000 employees worldwide, respondents ranked ‘respect’ as the most important leadership behavior. Yet more and more employees report disrespectful and uncivil behavior each year, which affects their performance and job satisfaction. Listen To Your Employees Actively. “As Don’t be distracted when your employees speak. Make Diversity And Inclusion Efforts.

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Is HR the Right Career for Me?

CakeHR

A career in HR is challenging and equally rewarding. The HR is a diverse environment. Employee relations. Industrial relations. Employee engagement. Employee development. Employee law. Employee health and safety.

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2020 and Beyond

HRO Today

From helping employees navigate their careers to delivering data and analytics about business performance, their contributions are numerous and multi-faceted. Employees demand to be placed at the center of talent strategy. In today’s tight labor market, employees are increasingly recognizing their value and expecting employers to recognize it as well. Tomorrow’s employees will also gravitate toward organizations where they feel empowered, impactful, and involved.

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Top 100 HR and Recruitment Blogs [by Organic Traffic with Top 3 Articles Each]

Ongig

Employee Engagement. Employee Experience. Exempt Vs Non-Exempt Employees? What Are the Benefits of Diversity in the Workplace? Employee leave of absence: Everything you need to know. Employee recognition ideas: 52 epic ways to give rewards. Employee handbook: 6 must-have policies for your manual. Diversity Insight. Employee Retention and Benefits. HR Metrics: How and Why to Calculate Employee Turnover Rate? Diversity.

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Furloughed Employees- How To Bring Them Back?

Vantage Circle

However, many business chiefs have so far opted to furlough employees instead of severing ties entirely. What is an Employee Furlough, or who are the Furloughed Employees? To put it plainly, an employee furlough is when employers ask their workers to take unpaid leaves of absence. In other words, the furloughed employees are not going to work and not going to get paid. Difference Between A Furlough And Laid-Off Employees. Rights Of Furloughed Employees.

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Human Resource Planning to forecast for less risky business

CuteHR

The employees are more empowered today with the choices to say “yes” or “no” to a certain job and have substantial say in the company’s growth strategy. “In a future-ready organization, ‘talent’ is increasingly a metaphor for capability—at the right place, at the right time and equally, at the right price.” The economy has become Knowledge-based and the expectations of the employees have changed manifold.

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The Role of HR in Compliance

Zenefits

Human resource compliance centers around the practices related to attracting, recruiting, hiring, and onboarding, as well as employee relations. Employee relations. HR is the function that handles the most personal components of employee data. Others are much more complex, like the changes to employee classification from California’s AB5. GDPR and CCPA don’t only apply to consumer data, they govern employee data as well.

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Tis the Season for Employment Law Compliance

Tandem HR

With all of the upcoming holidays, employers may be wondering if they are legally obligated to offer employees paid time off for any of them. Workplace diversity is a hot topic. However, according to a 2016 study by the WorldatWork Association, most companies offer nine paid holidays as part of the employee benefits package. For example, you must consider reasonable accommodations for employees’ religious observances and beliefs.

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The Wider Angle of the Employee Experience

Digital HR Tech

Employee experience is not only a top priority for organizations today. As d igital thinking is transforming our consumer habits and experiences in respect to every interaction we have with a person, product, place, service or company, the employee experience – which is defined by various moments – is gradually becoming an expectation from the workforce. This should also be true for the experiences and moments created for employees in organizations.

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