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.

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. " The Interruption Strategy.

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.

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

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 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.

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.

3 HR Strategies You May Have Overlooked

Achievers

Many organizations have undergone significant changes in light of new employment regulations and more diverse, younger employees who demand modern HR departments. Here are three additional HR strategies your organization may be overlooking: Create a Retention Strategy.

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. However, while profit is obviously a driving force for companies to integrate a particular effort into their core strategies, the more important question here is why this connection exists. The other equally important component is inclusion.

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.

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.

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.

Rewarding Diversity Instead Of Productivity

SAP Innovation

According to a study by Forbes , workplace diversity is a key driver of innovation and a critical component to success. But what does diversity in the workplace mean? All businesses are made up of diverse personalities that constitute a larger corporate identity.

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. This makes it easier to set realistic yet aspirational targets and track the success of your strategies. Diversit

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.

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.

Survey Says…

HRO Today

Companies that fail to take a holistic approach to employee engagement and analyze its relationship with other key business indicators and priorities miss out on a huge opportunity to drive strategy. “By Finding the Right Metrics.

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.

6 Strategies To Improve Hiring Using Data

TalentCulture

How about the diversity of your applicant sample? While this diagram focuses on the number of candidates necessary to get from a lead to a hire, this model can be used to measure applicant diversity, recruitment source, and many other recruitment statistics.

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A Starting Point: Diversity and Inclusion at Limeade

Limeade

It’s no secret that diversity and inclusion are hot topics for HR professionals and top executives. A quick Google search shows 152 million results and coverage on diversity and inclusion from top media outlets. Diversity and inclusion can also affect the bottom line.

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 ].

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

Strategic HCM

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?

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. out of 5 for the “Maternity and Adoptive Leave” metric on InHerSight.

How to hire more women in tech sales

Workable

Throughout my career, I’ve observed that the highest performing teams have a common denominator: diversity. And, gender diversity is an undeniable variable in successful teams. I’m proud to say these teams are equal parts male and female (and shall continue to be so.).

5 Biggest Challenges for HR Leadership Teams

Achievers

Building a diverse workforce. Diversity means looking at many more factors than the basic demographics of gender, ethnicity, or age. It also means seeking out job candidates who bring new perspectives, diverse problem-solving skills and different types of backgrounds.

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. Paying attention only to the source the hire came from diminishes other sources that were equally effective in attracting good candidates. ? But, investing too much in them may negatively affect diversity.

Interview process and strategies: a comprehensive FAQ guide

Workable

Ensure you talk about job duties, benefits, company strategy and mission. Avoid overused phrases like “We wanted a more diverse skill set.” However, hiring strictly for culture fit may result in homogenous teams that don’t benefit from diversity’s advantages.

Why HR Should Go Above and Beyond the New ISO Standards

Visier

Businesses worldwide will soon be experiencing more pressure to openly share metrics related to areas such as ethics, total workforce costs, and workforce diversity. More than ever, the business strategy is dependent on the people strategy.

You’re Not Managing DE&I if You’re Not Measuring It

Newmeasures

So why is the measurement of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I) initiatives often neglected beyond tracking compliance requirements (e.g., When evaluating your initiatives, diversity is important but it does not imply equity and inclusion. “What gets measured gets done.”

A Recruiter Answers His 3 Biggest Talent Acquisition Questions with Analytics

Visier

I had the opportunity to participate in a demo of Visier’s Talent add-on so I thought I would share my review of the ultimate recruiting metrics dashboard. You can review this information by job, job family, generation and diversity. Laser focus on diversity.

4 Steps to Cleaner and Better HR Data

Visier

Many metrics and measures in people analytics that won’t be affected by the quality gaps in your data. Putting time and resources into reviewing analyses and actioning on strategies is a far more effective use of time than a data cleanup will ever be.

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5 Tips for Removing Unconscious Bias Towards Female Assignees

HR Daily Advisor

Gender equality is an area that continues to be a significant blind spot and unconscious bias in the workplace; negatively influencing women in many ways, including the number of females that go on international assignments. Link Global Mobility to Your Company’s D&I Strategy.

Why Your Enterprise Needs To Be Intelligent

SuccessFactors

There will be an impact on job roles, productivity and margins, recruiting strategy, enablement and training at scale to move worker populations, and employee engagement. How do you attract, grow, and retain the diverse talent that we need to compete in the global digital economy?

5 Talent Acquisition Mistakes Data Helps You Avoid

Visier

Below, you’ll find five talent acquisition strategy mistakes you should avoid. However, recruiting this way can result in low diversity inside your organization. For example, one metric a company may track is who has the longest or shortest hiring cycle.