Take diversity and inclusion to the next level in your company culture

CultureIQ

As soon as hundreds of organizations and business leaders responded to these events by publicly committing to racial inclusiveness and justice in the workplace, we at CultureIQ started getting calls asking what was missing from existing Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) efforts. By Paul M.

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. Diversity & inclusion initiatives and programs have entered the mainstream and moved beyond the realm of HR. In fact, diversity & inclusion (D&I) is increasingly becoming a component of companies’ employee recruitment and customer branding strategies.

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A Diversity Boost

HRO Today

In today’s increasingly diverse world, the case for corporate D&I initiatives that deliver real progress is stronger than ever. If it’s not real, it won’t feel authentic to your candidates and your employees, no matter how well you source diverse talent,” he explains.

Diversity Analytics: You Need Macro Numbers to Improve Results

UpstartHR

This week I am in Atlanta for the SHRM Diversity Conference. 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. In the session we talked about how algorithms can be made gender blind in order to better accommodate a diverse population and how to create a council or team to oversee decisions made by the algorithm to keep it in check. General Diversity Metrics

The Top 10 Strategic HR and TA Metrics That CEOs Want to See

Visier

Unfortunately, most of those who create metrics in HR and recruiting don’t really understand the strategic mindset of CEOs. And, as a result, the metrics that are reported to CEOs and the executive committee result in no positive action being taken. So, if your metrics don’t directly and unambiguously cover strategic goals like increasing revenue, productivity, or innovation, they simply won’t drive executives to act. The Top 7 Strategic HR Metrics for Impressing Your CEO.

Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace: Benefits and Challenges

Achievers - Recruiting

The positive impact of diversity and inclusion is no longer debatable. According to Deloitte, diverse companies enjoy 2.3 Gartner found that inclusive teams improve team performance by up to 30 percent in high-diversity environments. What is diversity and inclusion?

How to Build High-Performing Diverse Teams at Work

Achievers - Recruiting

Today, businesses are facing immense pressure to build diverse teams at work, with several high-profile organizations compelled to divulge their diversity and inclusion statistics. The benefits of having diverse teams at work. Workplace diversity isn’t exactly a new concept.

How to Implement Diversity & Inclusion Programs That Actually Work

Criteria Corp

Diversity is a topic that is on everyone’s minds right now, but corporate diversity programs are nothing new. Nearly every large company (over 1,000 employees) in the United States has some sort of diversity program in place, according to research by Harvard Business Review. American companies currently spend nearly $8 billion a year on diversity efforts, but clearly, some of these efforts are still missing the mark.

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. While much conversation focuses on equal pay, and the oft-repeated stat that women make only 80 cents for every dollar made by their male counterparts, we identified other key areas of inequality: employee recognition and mobility. Do Men and Women Have an Equal Chance for Promotion?

How to Embrace Cultural Diversity in Team Engagement

Achievers

According to the 2017 Deloitte Global Human Capital Trends report, 78% of Executives see diversity as a competitive advantage. People with diverse experiences are better prepared to offer insights and come up with better solutions. They make diverse teams smarter. But how can diversity boost engagement in teams? Having led multi-cultural teams in the Middle-East, Asia, and now in Europe; I can tell blending diversity and engagement gives outstanding results.

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. Manager-related internal mobility metrics For internal mobility to be successful at a company, employees need to feel comfortable talking about their career goals with their managers.

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. Other benefits of workforce diversity are the fact that it drives innovation, creates skill diversity and that it makes your company more appealing to a broader customer and candidate demographic. But how do you go about actually building a diverse workforce? The workforce diversity plan. Look for diverse sourcing channels.

One-way video interview biases: potential risks for diversity

Workable

What metrics would you use to measure our social media’s performance?”). So, as any other recruiting solution that you use to improve diversity in your business, if you don’t use video interviews the right way, there will still be some stumbling blocks.

4 ways that companies can be truly inclusive

CultureIQ

Furthermore, all of the biases that companies buried when they accepted business as usual are now bubbling up in broad daylight as the public scrutinizes their claims of supporting diversity and equality. . This tidal wave of new support for racial justice is bigger than corporate America, but if companies are sincerely committed, they can play critical role in bridging the diversity gap in the workplace, especially as it relates to their Black employees. By Jawaun Brown.

Gender inclusion in the workplace: Going beyond diversity

Workable

Diversity vs. Inclusion: why they’re not the same. It’s not by chance that when we talk about diverse teams and diverse workplaces, we, ultimately, mention diversity and inclusion (D&I). people with disabilities, ethnic minorities, people from the LGBTQ+ community), you’re doing a great job in boosting diversity in your company. In 2018, Spotify was sued for equal pay violation and, a few months later, Oracle was also sued.

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

UpstartHR

Another expert says that referrals should be one of the top metrics that talent acquisition leaders focus on. From an analytics perspective, being able to track quality of hire, time to fill, and other metrics and tie them back to the referral source is an incredibly valuable practice. Using Referrals to Improve Diversity Diversity has become an HR buzzword, thrown around in meetings and leveraged for positive PR, but what does diversity really mean?

International Women’s Day: Addressing Gender Pay Equity

Ultimate Software

Yet, despite political attention and federal regulations—the Equal Pay Act was established in 1963 !—there I’m a strong believer in Equal Pay for Equal Work – no one should be paid any more or less based on their identity; they should be paid by their contribution and skills.”. When we think of “Equal Pay for Equal Work”, we’re talking about controlled pay, which is $0.98 The Bottom Line: The business case for equal pay.

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.

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?

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. These surprising, complex findings motivated me to research why diversity initiatives don’t always work as intended, and what we can do to try to make them more effective.

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.

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. But, like much of the tech world, Salesforce has also struggled to achieve diversity in its workforce, which is heavily male (68.2%) and, in the United States, heavily white (63.2%). Pay attention to the diversity scorecards they’re going to be receiving. “We

Building a Diverse & Inclusive Distributed Workforce

HIRED

One of the strategic considerations companies may have been able to make is to take stock of their workforce and workplace for its diversity and inclusion and the work that still needs to be done. Diversity in recruitment. In regards to recruiting diverse talent, Jadczak encourages employers to first consider what they mean by “diversity” and what their goals are. The post Building a Diverse & Inclusive Distributed Workforce appeared first on Hiring Insights.

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

Astron Solutions

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) are topics we cannot ignore. 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.”. Prioritize the skills you are looking for before you interview – Having your criteria agreed on before recruiting helps you to evaluate candidates fairly and effectively, especially those with different but equal skills.

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. It’s about being more thoughtful in granting everyone equal access to employment opportunities and also opening your doors to a wider range of talent that may just the very thing you need to succeed in today’s business climate. Catalyst also has a great infographic showing 39 reasons businesses should invest more in diversity and inclusion).

How to Leverage Diversity & Inclusion as a Competitive Advantage

Everwise

According to Ted Colbert , Boeing’s Chief Information Officer, “The best workforce is a diverse workforce.” Countless studies support this statement , directly linking organizational Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) to higher profits. Diversity of experience and opinion has been tied to innovation and creativity of thought time and again. One Forbes Study identified workforce diversity and inclusion as a key driver of innovation.

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. Workplace diversity and inclusion is a multi-faceted issue, one that can only improve if there is a strong commitment from organizations for positive change. Recommended Read: How HR Can Tackle Diversity Using the Rooney Rule ].

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. What is diversity and inclusion? As diversity and inclusion expert, Verna Myers put it best, “diversity is being invited to the party, and inclusion is being asked to dance.”.

4 new imperatives for an inclusive workforce

HRExecutive

have given the campaign for greater diversity and inclusion a new sense of urgency. In the executive ranks, just 7% of vice presidents and 5% of senior vice presidents are diverse women, and Catalyst found that just 4% eventually make it to a C-suite position.

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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. Diversity in the workplace is about providing equal opportunities so that employers can discover and work with talented people from all walks of life—not just those who attended the best universities, have the most prestigious connections, or are most likely to be your drinking buddies after work. 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. 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. out of 5 for the “Maternity and Adoptive Leave” metric on InHerSight. The conversation about women in the workplace is getting personal.

There’s no excuse for lack of diversity in talent sourcing

CLO Magazine

Sourcing and including diverse candidates in all hires and promotion considerations is a vitally important way to make sure your team comprises the highest-quality talent. Ensuring that you have diverse candidates for new hires and promotions may require a little more work at first, but it quickly becomes part of your everyday talent sourcing processes and the branding of your organization. State clearly that you want diverse candidates to apply.

4 Steps to Embed Diversity & Inclusion Into Your Organization

Avature

In the last few years, the HR world has seen a shift in perspective when it comes to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. In addition, with skill shortage being one of the main concerns for future growth, diversity and inclusion strategies offer significant benefits to be gained by widening the pool of potential talent company’s can tap into. Creating a More Diverse & Inclusive Workspace. In essence, while both are equally important, one without the other won’t work.

4 Steps Corporations Can Take to Rally Behind Equal Pay

Workforce Opportunity Services

The first National Equal Pay Day occurred 23 years ago. April 2nd, National Equal Pay Day, symbolizes how far into the year women must work to earn what men earned in the previous year. Studies show that gender diversity helps businesses avoid stagnation and may even lead to increased financial returns. Paying them 82 cents to the dollar that men earn not only isn’t ethical, but it’s also a violation of their right to equal pay.

Why You Should Run a Diversity and Inclusion Survey

TalenX

While diversity and inclusion (D&I) is a term that is commonly thrown around among HR professionals in the corporate world, it is much more than a human resource program. Over the years, it has become increasingly clear that diversity and inclusion provide multiple benefits to organizations and the employees, which is why many experts believe it is a critical business strategy that every organization should implement. What is diversity?

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. Workplace diversity and inclusion is a multi-faceted issue, one that can only improve if there is a strong commitment from organizations for positive change. Recommended Read: How HR Can Tackle Diversity Using the Rooney Rule ].

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.

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. Workplace diversity and inclusion is a multi-faceted issue, one that can only improve if there is a strong commitment from organizations for positive change. Recommended Read: How HR Can Tackle Diversity Using the Rooney Rule ].

Supreme Court Ruling Protects LGBTQ Employees

HR Counselor's Corner

You may also want to invest in diversity and inclusion initiatives such as a training that may not only reduce workplace bias but also can increase teamwork and positively impact your bottom line. Employers should also review their current anti-discrimination, anti-harassment, and equal opportunity policies. By Jennifer Price, HR Consultant, East Coast Risk Management. On June 15, 2020 the U.S.

Fostering belonging through workforce diversity and inclusion

Qualtrics

Is your company fully leaning into workplace diversity and inclusion? Here’s a closer look at the benefits of diversity and inclusion – and steps for achieving your D&I goals. If your company’s diversity and inclusion program aspires to go beyond the silo of HR – and achieve its mission of attracting, retaining , and developing diverse talent – read on. Defining diversity and inclusion. What is workplace diversity? What is diversity and inclusion?