Diversity: The New Workforce

Ultimate Software

For the most part, newer arrivals to the workforce are comfortable with diversity. They are accepting of and even expect diversity as a natural priority in their education and work institutions. Yet the truth about diversity is more nuanced.

Why Inclusivity Equals Innovation

SuccessFactors

Just look at the stats: $12 trillion can be added to the global economy if gender equality is achieved ( McKinsey Global Institute ). Companies with diverse management teams have profit margins 12.6% Diversity is a positive influence on any team.

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Diversity Analytics: You Need Macro Numbers to Improve Results

UpstartHR

This week I am in Atlanta for the SHRM Diversity Conference. For example, last week Amazon announced they were shutting down an internal program its team had created to support recruiting initiatives. 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. For example, if a firm is hiring plenty of diverse candidates but not growing them, then they will ultimately leave.

The Internal Mobility Metrics You Should Be Tracking (HR Zone)

Paddle HR

When it comes to measuring the effectiveness of internal mobility efforts, success metrics fall into four categories: 1. Of course, this single metric alone doesn’t tell the full story of high performing internal mobility practices.

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.

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

What Makes a Workplace Diversity Program Successful?

Thrive Global

Facebook publishes an annual diversity report —a way to catalog the efforts the company is making toward diversifying its staff, and to report on its progress. Diversity initiatives are policies and practices designed to improve the workplace experiences and outcomes of target group members.

Use 'The Interruption Strategy' to Tackle the Diversity Gap

Cornerstone On Demand

population will soon be more diverse than ever: Census data suggests there will be no ethnic majority in the next 10 to 30 years. Williams writes, “When an organization lacks diversity, it's not the employees who need fixing. " There are many emerging strategies to increase diversity and eliminate bias in organizations — including several focused on using big data to tackle the problem. Do they have equal pay to their majority counterparts?

Scary Diversity Recruitment Mistakes You May Be Making

Visier

Lack of workforce diversity has placed a magnifying glass on the hiring practices of organizations in all industries. Catalyst also has a great infographic showing 39 reasons businesses should invest more in diversity and inclusion). Mistake #2: Lack of Diversity In The Hiring Funnel.

Beyond Diversity: Creating an Inclusive Workplace

Everwise

The next generation of professionals working their way up the ranks are demanding more of employers when it comes to diversity and inclusion. Millennials are the most diverse generation in history : 59% identify as Caucasian, and 27% have immigrant backgrounds. There is a given expectation by them to see equal representation and opportunity at work, but that barely scratches the surface of how millennials see diversity evolving. Diversity vs. Inclusion.

Embrace design thinking to advance diversity, equity and inclusion

Chief Learning Officer - Talent Management

Despite best intentions, our diversity, equity and inclusion efforts often fail. In-depth metrics like descriptive, predictive and prescriptive analyses help us validate insights collected from our associates and shed light on what barriers to remove in their career life cycles.

Diversity and inclusion in the workplace: Are employers doing enough?

ThoughtFarmer

If you are having trouble understanding the importance of diversity and inclusion (D&I) in the workplace, you aren’t alone. Spurred by a growing social consciousness, businesses are slowing making a more concerted effort to improve diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

How to Hire More Diverse Talent Using Workforce Analytics

Visier

Editor’s note: Improving workforce diversity and inclusion continues to be a top priority for CEOs around the world. In this update of a previous post, we look at what leaders are doing – and can do – to advance diversity in the workplace. Talent Acquisition diversity

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.

Surprise: Big Perks Don’t Always Equal Happier Female Employees

TalentCulture

When we look at all these revolutionary changes, we may conclude that companies are simply acting in their own best interest, now that the business case for diversity has been made. She offers the example of Cisco, which offers six weeks of paid maternity leave to employees.

How to Hire More Diverse Talent Using Workforce Analytics

Visier

Editor’s note: Improving workforce diversity and inclusion continues to be a top priority for CEOs around the world. In this update of a previous post, we look at what leaders are doing – and can do – to advance diversity in the workplace. Talent Acquisition diversity

KPIs Alone Will Not Fix The Diversity Problem

SuccessFactors

Thanks to the recent high-profile media focus, the issue of diversity has finally taken its place front and center of mainstream public interest and is being properly addressed in the workplace.

How to Hire More Diverse Talent Using Workforce Analytics

Visier

Editor’s note: Improving workforce diversity and inclusion continues to be a top priority for CEOs around the world. In this update of a previous post, we look at what leaders are doing – and can do – to advance diversity in the workplace. Workforce Intelligence 101 diversity

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.

Playing the Numbers Game: Metrics That Matter When Sourcing Talent

Oracle HCM - Modern HR in the Cloud

So it’s not surprising that metrics have become an important way to understand what’s working and what isn't. Here are eight of the most important metrics HR can track. This statistic is cited by the Society for Human Resources Management ( SHRM ) as one of the top most helpful HR metrics. Many HR departments use metrics that let them estimate how much value each new hire brings to the organization. Diversity hires.

Real Accountability: How to Measure Your Company’s Diversity Hiring Efforts

Eightfold

Diversity boosts the bottom line. A McKinsey & Company report found that companies in the top 25 percent for racial and ethnic diversity are 35 percent more likely to have financial returns above their industry’s median. Diversity boosts innovation, too. Outreach Metrics.

8 Tips to Improve the Gender Diversity of Your Recruiting Pipeline

Linkedin Talent Blog

LinkedIn’s recent Gender Insights Report revealed that 88% of women are open to new job opportunities compared with 90% of men, and they view jobs in almost equal numbers. Tailor your employer brand to appeal to a broad audience and showcase your commitment to diversity. Diversity

Launching Competitive Opportunities in Talent Acquisition

TalentCulture

In the modern work climate, there’ve been inroads made to create more equality within this unbalanced paradigm. So, how can organizations ensure that they are guaranteeing equality in their talent acquisition processes? Monitor the diversity of candidates whom are interviewed.

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

Visier

There are a few areas where technology companies commonly struggle to improve when it comes to their people: Recruitment, Workforce Diversity, Retention, and Strategic Workforce Planning. Develop The Right Mix of Workforce Diversity.

Survey Says…

HRO Today

Equally important, examining the data can enable organizations to assess needs and analyze any possible gaps or help needed to better empower everyone to actively use employee engagement tools.”. Finding the Right Metrics.

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.

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. Viewing diversity through a different lens.

Diversity and the “Cultural Richness”

Cielo HR Leader

We catch up with Wayne to get his views on the impact of workplace diversity across this high profile and dynamic region. Wayne, when we last talked back in 2010 you were looking at ways of making the balance of gender diversity in GE Capital, Global Banking more equitable. You’re now working in a very different sort of environment with a whole new set of diversity-related challenges. Diversity is a huge deal for GE and many other companies in the region.

5 Ways to Promote More Gender Equity in the Workplace

Visier

For instance, in the current example of Google, where the DoL is suing Google for details related to Google’s compensation data , the devil is in the details: Google may be defining — and therefore measuring — “equal pay for equal work” differently than the Department of Labor.

Unintended Consequences Matter: Learning to See Bystanderism and Microaggression as Contributors to Employee Turnover in the Workplace

Inpower Coaching

Efforts to increase diversity in our workplaces has been dismally slow over the last few decades, despite business initiatives, research and even expansions of the very definition of diversity. Most men, I know, want equality.

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

Visier

There are a few areas where technology companies commonly struggle to improve when it comes to their people: Recruitment, Workforce Diversity, Retention, and Strategic Workforce Planning. Recommended Read: Five Awesome Recruitment Metrics for Tech Innovation Success ].

5 Ways to Promote More Gender Equity in the Workplace

Visier

For instance, in the current example of Google, where the DoL is suing Google for details related to Google’s compensation data , the devil is in the details: Google may be defining — and therefore measuring — “equal pay for equal work” differently than the Department of Labor.

Surprise: Big Perks Don’t Always Equal Happier Female Employees

SAP Innovation

When we look at all these revolutionary changes, we may conclude that companies are simply acting in their own best interest, now that the business case for diversity has been made. In the quest for greater equality for women in the workplace, the ‘hows’ and ‘whys’ of policy implementation are often more important than the policy itself,” she explains. She offers the example of Cisco, which offers six weeks of paid maternity leave to employees. Yahoo provides a prime example.

Source of hire: what it is, how to measure it and how to use it

Workable

As with every recruiting metric , measuring SoH can be complicated but fruitful. For example, imagine you’ve hired 50 people in the past six months from external sources. For example, based on the previous report, referrals represent a significant percentage of hires.

Influence Your CEO With WOW And OW! Talent Data

Visier

This “think piece” is designed to challenge your thinking on talent metrics/analytics. In my view, a significant part of the CEO dissatisfaction comes from the weak metrics and analytics that HR has been providing them. Predictive analytics… over historical metrics.

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