Diversity in the workplace: how to use Workable to boost D&I

Workable

We can’t talk about diversity if we only hire homogenous team members. That’s why every new feature we build and every improvement we make is designed with equal employment opportunity in mind. You won’t see a list of diversity-specific features, though.

Screening Candidates with Too Much Experience a Potential ADEA Violation

HR Daily Advisor

Can screening a candidate because they have too much experience become a legal problem? A 58-year-old attorney had too much experience to seek an in-house legal position with a healthcare products company. Diversity Insight ADEA Age Discrimination current employees disparate treatment

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Diversity in the workplace: why it matters and how to increase inclusion

Workable

The #MeToo movement, the global rise of immigration, and large-scale political changes such as Brexit and the election of Trump, shed light on – previously overlooked – minority groups and draw our attention toward equal rights, racism, feminism and socio-economic disparities. Now is the time for HR professionals to focus on diversity in the workplace and reinforcing inclusion not just in words, but in practice. But what exactly is diversity in the workplace?

Diversity in the workplace: why it matters and how to increase inclusion

Workable

The #MeToo movement, the global rise of immigration, and large-scale political changes such as Brexit and the election of Trump, shed light on – previously overlooked – minority groups and draw our attention toward equal rights, racism, feminism and socio-economic disparities.

Finance Has a Diversity Problem. Here’s How AI-Based Recruiting Can Solve It.

Eightfold

The finance sector faces a growing diversity problem. Although greater gender, racial and ethnic diversity is proven to boost company bottom lines, discussions of diversity’s benefits don’t always translate to action for hiring managers in US banks and financial institutions.

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 Wisdom

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Here’s How Your Word Choices Could Affect Hiring Gender-Diverse Talent

Linkedin Talent Blog

That’s right, language matters and in our new global Language Matters Gender Diversity report , we’re diving into just how much of an impact words have on your hiring and employee engagement strategies. Talent Leadership Diversity

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.

Unconscious bias in recruitment: How can you remove it?

Workable

There’s a lot of talk around diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Some of them are actively looking to attract diverse candidates, e.g. by applying blind resume screening methods or by hosting female-only career days. Biased hiring decisions result in less diverse teams.

How To Break Stereotypes To Achieve More Gender Diversity

SAP Innovation

Those factors are important, but there is an additional, more hidden factor that can amplify a company’s ability to innovate: a focus on diversity and inclusion. They lead to operational excellence, strong bonds with customers, and a better ability to launch new products and services.

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. Conduct blind screenings to minimize unconscious biases in the resume review process.

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.

Evaluating Whether You Should Hire Candidates with Past Criminal Histories

Cisive

While this typically includes campaigns to specifically recruit diverse candidates, persons with disabilities, and other marginalized groups, there is a trend towards recruiting candidates with past criminal histories. In fact, a 2019 survey of consumers by SHRM indicated that 78 percent of consumers were comfortable buying products from companies that hired individuals with a non-violent criminal record, for customer-facing roles. At a time when the unemployment rate is 3.8

Pay Equity: A New Requirement for HR

TalentCulture

But there are also statistics showing that pay equity drives more profitability — tied into the fact that a well and fairly compensated workforce is a more engaged and productive one, and a more diverse workforce is a more innovative and creative one.

All the Money in the World: Mark Wahlberg, Michelle Williams, and Wage Disparity Issues

HR Daily Advisor

Netflix suspended production of House of Cards , and director Ridley Scott began pursuing rapid reshoots to recast Spacey’s role in the true crime thriller All the Money in the World. Renewed public outcry has called for transparency in pay discussions and equality in the workplace.

Don’t blame AI for gender bias – blame the data

Workable

In that spirit, according to Reuters, Amazon has formed a new team in Edinburgh to give automated employment screening another try, this time taking diversity into account. Stories & Insights Inside HR Tech & Data Candidate evaluation Equal opportunity

Overcoming the Manager Divide: How HR can Accelerate the Path to Gender Pay Equity

Visier

Although significant progress has been made in employers proactively pursuing policies of equal pay for equal positions, this alone will not close the gap: gender equity is a complex and systemic issue that requires action on many fronts. Boosting morale and worker productivity.

A Recruiter Answers His 3 Biggest Talent Acquisition Questions with Analytics

Visier

So when I saw this screen during the demo, I was a little pissed off that there was a program that could have done this for me with such ease. ” This particular screen allows you to set parameters or stopping points for your candidate journey, specific to your firm.

Women in Tech: Hiring Strategies to Attract and Retain Top Talent

Hacker Earth

Studies have shown that companies are more productive when they have a gender-mixed workplace. Here’s how you can fine-tune your organization’s diversity and talent strategies to achieve better attraction of today’s growing pool of female tech talent. Equal pay for equal work has remained stubbornly elusive for far too many in the female workforce. Equal Promotions. Diversity & Inclusion Talent Assessment

Despite the Onset of Automation, the ILO Calls For a Human-Centered Future of Work

Cornerstone On Demand

These elements are preconditions for gender equality, but they'll need the support of entire organizations to become reality. Gender equality should be everyone's fight, and technology can help, says Jennifer Burnett, senior principal consultant, thought leadership, at Cornerstone OnDemand.

Gold Medal–Winning Paralympian Shares 5 Tips for Creating a More Inclusive Workplace

Linkedin Talent Blog

Liz said that businesses need to understand that the goal should be to treat people equitably, not equally. “If If you treat someone equally,” she explained, “that means they all get treated the same. You can create diversity,” Liz said, “without having inclusion.

The Economist's Talent Management Summit and the new rules of.

Strategic HCM

HCSummit - virtual learning at Avon Products. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Bio-Contact. Consulting. Speaking. Writing. About-HCM. Welcome. Welcome height=200 id=Image1_img src=[link] width=220/>. Connect with me. Jon Ingham. Contact me at. info [at] strategic [dash] hcm [dot] com.

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Expert Roundtable: Why Digital Transformation in HR Means More Than Tech

Cornerstone On Demand

Do they increase the efficiency and productivity of the organization as a whole? Digital tools can also help amplify the diversity of our workforce by facilitating hiring and management of geographically dispersed workers. SL Digital transformation does not equal HR technology.

#E4S Engage for Success launch ~ HR to HR 2.0 and Human.

Strategic HCM

However, some of the data points that have already been released and that will be being discussed this morning include: UK productivity is 20% below the G7 average. Diversity rising up the Agenda. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Bio-Contact. Consulting. Speaking. Writing. About-HCM.

Brave HR ~ HR to HR 2.0 and Human Capital (HCM) - Strategic HCM

Strategic HCM

HCSummit - virtual learning at Avon Products. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Bio-Contact. Consulting. Speaking. Writing. About-HCM. Welcome. Welcome height=200 id=Image1_img src=[link] width=220/>. Connect with me. Jon Ingham. Contact me at. info [at] strategic [dash] hcm [dot] com.

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Time to get going on social media ~ HR to HR 2.0 and Human.

Strategic HCM

There are a number of reasons for my lack of productivity. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Bio-Contact. Consulting. Speaking. Writing. About-HCM. Welcome. Welcome height=200 id=Image1_img src=[link] width=220/>. Connect with me. Jon Ingham. Contact me at.

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3 Ways Companies Are Fighting Bias in the Workplace and Hiring Process

Linkedin Talent Blog

And not only can these biases hurt interactions with customers, they can also creep into the hiring process and damage efforts to build a diverse workforce. Unilever understands that diversity is a business imperative. DiversityOn May 29, Starbucks customers across the U.S.

The problem with employee wellness programs

Workable

sick days ) and increase employee productivity. Biometric screenings (health screenings that measure blood pressure, weight, height, body mass index). To join their ranks, engineer your company’s perks and benefits to keep your employees happy and productive by: 1.

How Companies Identify Talent with Liz Wessel & Kage Spatz

Thrive Global

Liz Wessel is the Co-Founder and CEO of WayUp, a platform used by early-career professionals to get hired, and by employers to companies to recruit qualified, diverse early-career candidates. Before founding WayUp, Liz worked at Google as a Product Marketing Manager in California and India.

Unconscious bias in recruitment: How can you remove it?

Workable

There’s a lot of talk around diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Some of them are actively looking to attract diverse candidates, e.g. by applying blind resume screening methods or by hosting female-only career days. Biased hiring decisions result in less diverse teams.

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

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What Are the Benefits of Diversity in the Workplace? Diversity Insight. For More Productive Meetings, Do a Mindset Check-In First. Diversity. Diversity and Inclusion. Diversity & Inclusion (Eliminating Bias (including Gender, Race, Age, Disability)).

How AI & Machine Learning Are Redefining The War For Talent

Eightfold

Today across tech and many other industries, every company’s growth strategy is predicated on how well they attract, engage, screen, interview, select and manage talent over associates’ lifecycles. Taking A Data-Driven Approach to Improve Diversity.

The problem with hiring for ‘culture fit’

Workable

Southwest Airlines famously screened job candidates based on their willingness to provide offbeat, fun experiences for passengers. Today, the concept of corporate culture fit has been flipped on its head, as the public continues to scrutinize the lack of diversity in the tech industry. We are able to reject qualified, diverse candidates on the grounds that ‘they aren’t a culture fit’ while not having to examine what that means.”.

The Recruitment Process Checklist Every Recruiter Needs

Yello

From data collection to equal pay to hiring practices and more, a recruiting checklist helps make sure your team is in compliance with the latest human resources legislation. Screening: Who does it and how? Step #6: Screen candidates & create your shortlist.

Wondering what to look for in a resume? Not these 5 things

Workable

And they aren’t just about scandals; in fact, prompted by the plight of Theranos employees, we present five things you shouldn’t look at when screening resumes (and why): 1. You can ask about those gaps during a screening call, but don’t treat them as major criteria during your hiring process.