A Candid Conversation About Equality, Workplace Diversity, and Committing to Change

Workday

There’s been a major shift in boardrooms lately: The topics of social justice and equality have dominated the discussion, said Michael C. In his opening remarks, Bhusri said Workday will always stand for what is right—inclusion, equality, and justice. “At

High Performing Organizations Have Leadership Diversity – #LeadLikeAGirl

HR Bartender

Women have and continue to create, discover, and innovate new products and services for the global economy. We have participants show us how they would handle multiple activities such as developing a presentation, resolving a conflict between employees, etc.

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Diversity in the Workplace - Benefits, Challenges, and Profitability

Hubert

First thing's first: What is diversity in the workplace? ? When John F Kennedy in 1961 signed what was to be known as the "Affirmative Action", he laid down a foundation that would encourage companies to build a more diverse workforce. Why is Diversity in the workplace important?

25 Diversity and Inclusion leaders to follow on Twitter

Qualtrics HR

Want to understand more about diversity and inclusion ? We know it instinctively, but the facts back it up: the employee experience (EX) is bettered by inclusion and diversity. In fact, organizations with strong “diversity climates” (i.e.,

The Value of Diversity for LGBT+ People

Sergio Caredda

What is the Value of Diversity for LGBT+ People? Assessing the value of Diversity at an individual level is not just a question of the business case. For most members of the LGBT+ community, the Value of Diversity has a lot to do with visibility and awareness.

Our Guiding Principles for Belonging and Diversity at Workday

Workday

A few weeks ago I shared both my personal perspective and some of the conversations we’re having as a company—including initial efforts to stand in solidarity with our Black Community—and my outlook on how we can all unite for equality. Building inclusive products and technology.

Diverse Organizations Outperform, and These 9 Companies Can Help

Reflektive

Organizations that promote diverse teams , especially within leadership, outperform homogenous teams. Understanding unique backgrounds of individuals can help companies appeal to a broader range of talent and reach diverse markets. Equality is good for men, too.

Workday Chief Diversity Officer: Our Approach to Diversity and Inclusion

Workday

Earlier this year, I joined Workday as its first-ever chief diversity officer. The chief diversity officer role is relatively new in many organizations, and like others in this position, I’m still learning every day. Diversity is About Embracing Everyone.

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

SuccessFactors

A call for greater gender diversity in data science. Such efforts include commitments to place women in 25% of all leadership roles, leadership excellence acceleration , and certification for economic dividends for gender equality.

Diversity in the Workplace - Benefits, Challenges, and Profitability

Hubert

First thing's first: What is diversity in the workplace? ? When John F Kennedy in 1961 signed what was to be known as the "Affirmative Action", he laid down a foundation that would encourage companies to build a more diverse workforce. Why Is Diversity In The Workplace Important?

A New Key to Productivity?

Thrive Global

One that takes in international time zones, encouraging cognitive diversity and time zone equality? Asynchronous communication gives everyone permission to work more productively. Data demonstrates that remote workers are more productive. It creates a time zone equality.

7 Tips to Manage a Diverse Workforce

TalentCulture

Organizations today are more diverse than ever today. Most companies benefit from a diverse environment, but there are always certain challenges that may rise. Realizing that truth and developing hands-on strategies that welcome diversity is imperative.

Are we about to see a mass exodus of female workers?

HRExecutive

While joyful reports of unexpected work-from-home productivity abound for some employers during the COVID-19 pandemic, new research found that, for many working women, the situation is far from a dream scenario.

5 of the Best Diversity And Inclusion Videos

Ongig

I’ve been on the lookout for the best diversity and inclusion videos. Tips: A)Try things like authentic employee testimonials in the workplace; B) and examples of your definition of diversity; C) Length — Try to stay in the 45 seconds to 2-minute range.

5 of the Best Diversity And Inclusion Videos

Ongig

I’ve been on the lookout for the best diversity and inclusion videos. Tips: A)Try things like authentic employee testimonials in the workplace; B) and examples of your definition of diversity; C) Length — Try to stay in the 45 seconds to 2-minute range.

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. firms, Frank Dobbin, professor of sociology at Harvard University, reported that some of the most effective diversity solutions aren’t even designed with diversity in mind.

Diversity Training in a Nutshell: Why It Fails and How to Make It Work

Rallyware for Human Resources

Starbucks, reacting to a national debate, closed 8,000 of its US coffee stores on Tuesday, 29 of May, to conduct racial bias training—a type of diversity training. . Why companies even do diversity training? But there are more reasons to implement diversity training.

Diversity and Inclusion Best Practices for Executive Recruiters

Thrive TRM

Prior to co-founding Thrive, I worked at Berlitz where I led the development of assessments and online training courses that helped leaders develop the skills necessary to create diverse and inclusive workplaces. Revamp your search process to cultivate diverse candidate pools.

Workday Podcast: Peeling Back the Layers of Diversity and Inclusion

Workday

What does diversity and inclusion mean to you and your organization? Carin Taylor, chief diversity officer at Workday, and Mike Dillon, chief diversity and inclusion leader at PwC, joined me to share their experiences and inspiring insights in a podcast. Take a listen: Workday Podcast: Peeling Back the Layers of Diversity and Inclusion. That diversity and inclusion isn’t just a tagline or thing you check off. How did you come to be in the diversity space?

Why Psychological Safety is Key to Improving Diversity

WeSpire

The firm is very progressive on diversity, equity, and inclusion. They have a target for gender equality at the senior ranks by 2025, but this partner’s part of the organization was at risk of missing that target despite doing everything recommended. Saturday Spark #30.

Why Psychological Safety is Key to Improving Diversity

WeSpire

The firm is very progressive on diversity, equity, and inclusion. They have a target for gender equality at the senior ranks by 2025, but this partner’s part of the organization was at risk of missing that target despite doing everything recommended. Saturday Spark #30.

Looking to Celebrate Equal Pay Day? Check Back in 100 Years.

i4cp

Today is Equal Pay Day, and the news isn’t sunny—women are still paid less than their male colleagues, women of color are paid even less than their white peers, and progress in reaching parity is maddeningly slow. Today is an exercise in calling attention (yet again) to the glaring gap between men's and women's wages, which has been closing by less than a half cent per year since the enactment of the Equal Pay Act in 1963. It’s that bad.

When Hiring for Culture Fit, Make Sure You Aren’t Sacrificing Diversity

HR Daily Advisor

Employees who are good culture fits are those who mesh well both professionally and personally – the idea being that a team of employees who believe in your company mission and get along well enough to grab post-work drinks together will be more productive.

Diversity in the Workplace: Good for People, Good for Business

SumTotal

A few years back I attended a panel presentation featuring many prominent business executives discussing diversity and inclusion (D&I) to an audience of HR leaders. Decisions made and executed by diverse teams deliver 60% better results.

How Diversity In the Technology Industry Is Needed to Combat Digital Bias

Thrive Global

Digital bias is the embedding of prejudices and discriminatory beliefs into the design, development, and distribution of technology products. Our message is that diversity, like a jury of peers, serves to put a check on individual biases.

Teach Workers to Celebrate Diversity on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

HR Daily Advisor

Regardless of your organization’s pay practices, this holiday is a great time to celebrate diversity in your workplace. Help employees learn to respect each other’s differences so they can understand each other, communicate effectively, and work together productively.

How Geena Davis’ Groundbreaking Research is Helping Girls “See It” So They Can “Be It”

Thrive Global

When she presented the first data set to studio executives and production companies, she told a rapt audience last week at New York City’s Luminary , “They were horrified.” Community diversity and inclusion Geena Davis Institute Gender Equality girl power media and entertainment Wisdo

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Women Leaders Save The Planet – That’s Why Your Company Needs to Promote Them

SuccessFactors

Companies with female board members are more likely to do such things as invest in renewable power generation, measure and reduce the carbon emissions of their products, and implement programs with their suppliers to reduce their carbon footprint.

The Importance of Inclusion in the Workplace

Achievers

So, we made a very deliberate decision to build things like sustainability and equality and inclusion into the business to make it part of how brands grow and part of the business model.”. Inclusion has been an ever-present ideology in the workplace.

Women in Leadership: #BalanceforBetter

Ultimate Software

We are passionate about achieving gender equality in the workplace and hope to inspire others to do the same. S: Mandating diversity of any kind is always risky. The presentation of a new role is off-cycle so they should be able to entertain an off-cycle compensation conversation.

The Business Case for Gender Diversity

SumTotal

What all this shows us is that if we really want gender equality in business, if we truly believe the Credit Suisse report from 2012 and the McKinsey reports which followed it, showing that board diversity can improve the bottom line anywhere from 6-12%, then we have to continue to take action. The first reality is that diversity does bring better decision making. As companies become more diverse they want the companies they do business with to be diverse as well.

50+ Ideas for Cultivating Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace That You Can Start Today

Linkedin Talent Blog

Nobody’s ever said that diversity and inclusion work is easy. And the earlier the better – the longer you wait to build a diverse workforce and inclusive culture, the harder it will be in the future. Explicitly request a diverse range of referrals. Diversity

Why Diversity = Winning for the U.S. Olympic Team

Linkedin Talent Blog

And recently, Team USA discovered something beyond talent and training that can help them achieve that goal: diversity. "Our teams that win medals look like our fan base, and that's important," says Jason Thompson , director of diversity and inclusion for the USOC. Diversity

HRExaminer Radio – Executive Conversations: Episode #322: Jim Stroud, VP, Product Evangelist, ClickIQ

HR Examiner

Guest: Jim Stroud, VP, Product Evangelist at ClickIQ. He now serves ClickIQ as its VP, Product Evangelist. of product evangelists for North America for ClickIQ which is a automated job advertising platform startup in the UK which is now branching out to the U.S.

Fine, Be a Bigot

PerformanceICreate

” She was, of course, suggesting that I present a kinder, more gentler me. 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.