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

Recruiting a Diverse Workforce in Healthcare

Hospital Recruiting

The prevailing wisdom is that a diverse workforce in the healthcare industry can lead to better patient outcomes. Moving toward a more diverse facility is something almost every healthcare provider should prioritize. Developing a Diversity Protocol. Andriy Popov/123RF.com.

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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? The post Screening Candidates with Too Much Experience a Potential ADEA Violation appeared first on HR Daily Advisor. Diversity Insight ADEA Age Discrimination current employees disparate treatment

12 Ways to Increase Gender Equality

HR Daily Advisor

Gender equality has improved, but still, women are CEOs of only 4.5 Segal suggested that it is a legal AND business imperative to fix the gender equality problem. Diversity with small “d,” says Segal.). Screening Guardrails.

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.

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?

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.

Ensuring Fair Hiring Practices

HRO Today

Unemployment is at one of the lowest levels in recent history and the war for talent is on,” says Greg Dubecky, president of Corporate Screening. Employers that pre-screen candidates based on race and criminal history without considering competencies, potential, and a holistic view of the candidate will ultimately lose the war on talent—potentially causing long-term damage to their organization.”.

Diversity & Inclusion: how do you make sure your IC strategy is for everyone?

Interact-Intranet

In an age where countless groups of people struggle to be represented across all industries of the world, companies that lack a diversity & inclusion strategy are looking less and less appealing. Diversity & Inclusion are critical for success.

Diversity & Inclusion: how do you make sure your IC strategy is for everyone?

Interact-Intranet

In an age where countless groups of people struggle to be represented across all industries of the world, companies that lack a diversity & inclusion strategy are looking less and less appealing. Diversity & Inclusion are critical for success.

Diversity & Inclusion: how do you make sure your IC strategy is for everyone?

Interact-Intranet

In an age where countless groups of people struggle to be represented across all industries of the world, companies that lack a diversity & inclusion strategy are looking less and less appealing. . Diversity & Inclusion critical for success.

Blindfolding Your Bias: How to Make Diversity an HR Staple

Namely

Diversity—it’s a key to good business. Whether you’re a tech firm, a hotel, or a hospital, diverse employees can only bring good things to your company. Plus, in a more diverse and inclusive workforce, individual discretionary effort improves by 12%.

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.

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

Diversity in the Workplace – Do You Have What Women Want?

Blu Ivy Group

#MeToo Movement Sheds Light on Gender Diversity Gaps In Employer Brands. With more than 73% of global firms indicating that they have an equal-opportunity policy. plans will never achieve true gender diversity. Paid Less Than Peers for Equal or Greater Work.

What does it mean to be EDGE certified, and why is Ceridian doing it?

Ceridian

As a global organization, investing in diversity and equality are top priorities for Ceridian. Instead of simply putting gender equality programs in place, we need to continually assess and measure our organization in terms of how enlightened we are around gender equivalent differences.

Is blind recruiting actually, well, gender-blind?

Oleeo

Gender equality is a topical issue -- and increasingly college and university talent pools are becoming sources to help businesses hit targets. Used well, blind recruitment can help with fair screening ensuring non-discriminative shortlisting.

7 Tactics to Bolster Diversity and Inclusion at Your Company

Linkedin Talent Blog

was a proponent of diversity and inclusion long before it was called that, speaking famously and powerfully about “all of God’s children” working together. Know the business case for diversity — and share it. Train your managers so they are ready to lead diverse teams. 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.

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.

3 Difficult Diversity Lessons From Yelp, Airbnb, and Deloitte

Linkedin Talent Blog

Over 80% talent acquisition leaders and hiring managers say that diversity will be the most important trend shaping the future of recruiting, according to LinkedIn’s Global Recruiting Trends 2018 (coming out in January). It’s no secret that, for years, there wasn’t much diversity in tech.

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

Thrive Global

Community diversity and inclusion Geena Davis Institute Gender Equality girl power media and entertainment WisdomCalling all girls…quick, name your favorite show. How many lead characters are women or girls? How many look like you and your friends?

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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. These are steep incentives to take diversity and inclusion seriously.

Analytics for Diversity: How IKEA Uses Data to Improve D&I Outcomes

Lighthouse

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. It’s important to continue the diversity beyond a token hiring action.

The Business Impact of a Day Without A Woman

Visier

It’s also a global call to action to accelerate gender equality in all areas of a woman’s life. Research by McKinsey concludes that companies in the top quartile for gender diversity are 15% more likely to have financial returns above their respective national industry medians.

11 Stats From Sheryl Sandberg’s Gender Diversity Report That You Need to See

Linkedin Talent Blog

What’s surprising is that just 66% of companies in corporate America have a gender diversity strategy to try to change this. While the overall picture it paints of gender diversity is a familiar one, some of the insights are very revealing. Diversity

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.

5 Ways to Promote More Gender Equity in the Workplace

Visier

For instance, in the current example of Google, where the DoL is suing Google for details related to Google’s compensation data , the devil is in the details: Google may be defining — and therefore measuring — “equal pay for equal work” differently than the Department of Labor.

“Hidden Fences” Are Real!

PerformanceICreate

Fences” , the big screen version of the 1987, Pulitzer Prize winning play by August Wilson is another. When she added her name to reports he commanded that she remove it because she was not his equal. She combined her role as the Diversity Advocate for our location and her salaried position to create a new role for herself.

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. This can certainly help address the talent shortage, but it’s important to understand that making the decision to hire people with criminal histories won’t eliminate the need to conduct background checks and employment screening.

What is EEO?

Workable

The basic EEO definition (or equal employment opportunity) is the idea that everyone should be treated fairly when they’re considered for various employment decisions (including hiring, promotion, termination, compensation, etc.). If your company fails to comply with equal employment opportunity regulations, you may face complaints, lawsuits and fines. Equal employment opportunity that concerns protected characteristics does have some exceptions.

5 Ways to Promote More Gender Equity in the Workplace

Visier

For instance, in the current example of Google, where the DoL is suing Google for details related to Google’s compensation data , the devil is in the details: Google may be defining — and therefore measuring — “equal pay for equal work” differently than the Department of Labor.

A Comprehensive 101 Guide To The Responsibilities of The HR Manager

Hubert

known as diversity and inclusion. When you're in charge of human resources, you need to create the necessary systems, screening processes and other strategies to curate the perfect team. Imagine having an AI that screens applicants in an ethical, fair and impartial manner.