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. In our Workplace Diversity Report 2018 , expert analysts poured over data from over 175,000 employees.

Rewarding Diversity Instead Of Productivity

TalentCulture

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.

Workday Signs White House Equal Pay Pledge

Workday

Today it was announced that Workday has signed the White House Equal Pay Pledge. Embedding equal pay efforts into broader enterprise-wide equity initiatives. Our Chief People Officer Ashley Goldsmith and her team regularly conduct company-wide gender pay analysis using reporting capabilities in the Workday system, as do many of our customers. The post Workday Signs White House Equal Pay Pledge appeared first on Workday Blog.

15 Ways to Improve Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

SocialChorus

Mention diversity in the workplace and you’ll generally get a positive response from executives. That’s because most of them understand the many benefits of a diverse workforce. Diversity in the workplace benefits. And execs know a diverse workforce (in age, race, religion, nationality, sexual orientation, and gender) brings diverse viewpoints and perspectives to the company; these elements can help you develop great new products and great new ways to cater to customers.

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.

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.

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

UpstartHR

Systems like MintMesh and others provide that functionality and help companies to get a grasp on what is typically operated as a “shoot from the hip” type of program. 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? Legally, diversity refers to the age, socioeconomic background, gender, race and ethnicity differences in your workforce.

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 Female Employees Really Want in the Workplace

Achievers

The policies read like a military manifesto by describing rigid schedules and failing to mention recognition and reward systems or establishing promotion policies favoring men. Equal Opportunities and Equal Pay. Women desire fair treatment, equal opportunities and equal pay.

The New Meaning of the Equal Pay Act’s Promise of Pay Equity

HR Daily Advisor

Never before has the Equal Pay Act (EPA) gotten so much attention. The EPA includes only four defenses to a claim of unequal pay: A seniority system; A merit system; A system that measures earnings by quantity or quality of product; or.

12 Factors to Ensure an Effective Recruitment System

EmployeeConnect

Every business or corporation needs a smart team who can successfully find and deploy the best talents in the industry by building an effective recruitment system. One way to maximise productivity and profit is to introduce an efficient recruitment system.

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AI and the Search for a More Diverse Workforce

HR Daily Advisor

Any executive or hiring professional, particularly in tech, knows that recruiting and retaining diverse talent is one of the biggest challenges in the industry. study , researchers discovered that greater gender diversity on the executive team could positively affect performance.

To Succeed at Talent Acquisition, Go Beyond Your Applicant Tracking System

Visier

The average cost of a poor hiring decision can equal 30% of the individual’s first-year potential earnings — not just from the turnover, but also l ower productivity, a damaged employer brand, lower employee engagement, and higher manager time spent on mitigating underperformance.

To Succeed at Talent Acquisition, Go Beyond Your Applicant Tracking System

Visier

The average cost of a poor hiring decision can equal 30% of the individual’s first-year potential earnings — not just from the turnover, but also lower productivity, a damaged employer brand, lower employee engagement, and higher manager time spent on mitigating underperformance.

How a Diverse Workforce Can Help Company Performance

Thrive Global

The walk is just one example of how we are encouraging our employees to bring their authentic self to work and supporting them with employee resource groups,” says Molly Ford, the director of Salesforce’s office of equality. s(HPQ) Lesley Slaton Brown, the company’s chief diversity officer.

What Female Employees Really Want in the Workplace

Achievers

The policies read like a military manifesto by describing rigid schedules and failing to mention recognition and reward systems or establishing promotion policies favoring men. Equal Opportunities and Equal Pay. Women desire fair treatment, equal opportunities and equal pay.

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.

Construction and Diversity: Are You Being Left Behind?

BirdDogHR

Construction and Diversity: Are You Being Left Behind? The article advocates for diversity as a way to broaden the workforce and ensure that everyone who can work, is. Diversity is an answer to the skills gap , and will create an applicant pool with varied talents and backgrounds.

HR TechStack – Learning Management System

WhoKnows

Learning Management System (LMS) Software Definition. Learning management systems (LMSs) are software platforms for instructors to manage and organize educational courses online and provide students a single location for all course material. HR TechStack – Learning Management System.

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. Gender Equality women in leadershipUltimate Software was founded in 1990 with four people: two men, two women.

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.

Improving Knowledge Worker Productivity

Conversation Matters

In this post I propose a third task for knowledge managers, helping organizations improve knowledge worker productivity. per year making their productivity vital to the competiveness of both organizations and the country. To discuss knowledge worker productivity, it is necessary to first define knowledge workers and to differentiate how they do their work from other kinds of workers. To be productive knowledge workers have to be responsible for their own work processes.

Diversity and inclusion make teams great

HR Management

Is diversity and inclusion (D&I) in organizations and teams just the latest HR craze? Or maybe just a nod to equality compliance? It will highlight communication styles, which helps build a more engaged and productive workforce. Plus, it’s good business practice to embrace diversity and inclusion: Complex and challenging issues are more likely to be resolved when a team includes a range of talents, thought processes and behaviors.

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.

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

Visier

While the race to out-innovate with new ideas and products fuels the technology industry at large, the competition between companies is fought most pervasively as on the talent front lines. Develop The Right Mix of Workforce Diversity.

The Ubiquity of Learning Management Systems: Delivering What You Need to Know, on the Go

Lumesse

The Ubiquity of Learning Management Systems: Delivering What You Need to Know, on the Go Published date: September 1, 2016 Home. Have you ever sat in a classroom or at your desktop wondering about all the productive things you could be doing if someone would just cut you loose into the world?

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

Top 7 Tips to Increase Employee Productivity in 2017

Zenefits

Creating an inspiring environment that fuels employee productivity is a lot easier said than done. Understand the difference between efficiency and productivity. In a March 2017 article titled “ Great Companies Obsess Over Productivity, Not Efficiency ” for Harvard Business Review, Michael Mankins writes that “efficiency is about doing the same with less.” Business productivity, however, is tied to the product of performance.

Top 7 Tips to Boost Employee Productivity

Zenefits

Creating an inspiring environment that fuels employee productivity is a lot easier said than done. Understand the difference between efficiency and productivity. In a March 2017 article titled “ Great Companies Obsess Over Productivity, Not Efficiency ” for Harvard Business Review, Michael Mankins writes that “efficiency is about doing the same with less.” Business productivity, however, is tied to the product of performance.

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

Visier

While the race to out-innovate with new ideas and products fuels the technology industry at large, the competition between companies is fought most pervasively as on the talent front lines. Develop The Right Mix of Workforce Diversity.

Clear Steps to Implement an Effective Feedback Loop

CakeHR

However, it does provide a clue to the original nature of feedback, and what it is meant to accomplish in any system – even a system of human minds collectively working towards a goal. The best example of a feedback loop we all can appreciate is the HVAC system.

The Ubiquity of E-Learning Systems: Delivering What You Need to Know, on the Go

Lumesse

The Ubiquity of E-Learning Systems: Delivering What You Need to Know, on the Go Published date: April 21, 2016 Home. Have you ever sat in a classroom or at your desktop wondering about all the productive things you could be doing if someone would just cut you loose into the world? Organizations can create their learning once and publish to all devices – desktop, tablet and mobile – with equal ease. Organizations can also reap the rewards of productivity savings.

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

Workable

This reported malfunction doesn’t mean that the system was a sexist failure, nor does it say anything about the merits of machine learning or AI in recruitment. Rather, the failure could be in how the system was trained.

Five Reasons Why Today’s Dads Need Support, Too

TalentCulture

Family-friendly benefits, like paid maternity leave and child care assistance, have proven valuable in terms of recruiting and retaining female talent, improving gender diversity and driving the bottom line. Millennial moms and dads want to share work and family responsibilities equally.

Artificial Intelligence in HCM: False Idols and Real Value

Aberdeen HCM Essentials

In other words, technologists are more interested in how their creations are finally improving labor productivity. The Incorrect Notion of Technology’s ‘Equal Replacement Value’. In fact, from the 1950s to today, productivity has experienced slow, steady, and mostly linear growth.

Where Are You From?

Thrive Global

When Vivienne was Chief Scientist of HR Tech company Gild, she studied a data set of 122 million professional profiles , and found that one simple letter in a name could make a huge difference in a person’s job prospects: to be equally likely to get a promotion, someone named Jose would need a masters degree or higher, while someone named Joe would need no degree at all for that same promotion. Diversity pays, but the legal profession seems to keeps leaving money on the table.

AI is not a Quick-Fix Solution for Discrimination

HRExecutive

Their message is essentially a warning that HR executives need to frequently test and evaluate their new AI systems for evidence of discrimination because ultimately it’s humans—not machines—who are responsible for the results. “HR