Why Diversity Hiring Is Important

ExactHire

Diversity is complicated, and that’s why most companies fail to meet their Diversity, Equity & Inclusion goals. Businesses tend to see diversity as a numbers issue. But emphasizing statistics ignores the uncomfortable factors that lead to poor diversity.

Take diversity and inclusion to the next level in your company culture

CultureIQ

I remember feeling totally maxed out on my job some 30 years ago when I was given an additional assignment, and I learned that I could attend to my prior duties differently and still be successful while taking on more responsibilities. By Paul M. Mastrangelo.

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3 Steps to Promoting Gender Equality the Right Way

Thrive Global

Supporting gender diversity in a male dominated workplace is hard. By the end of this article you’ll know what I wish I knew years ago – how to promote gender equality the right way. Me teaching some simple actions people can do to help achieve gender equality in STEM.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

ClaimVantage

The need for companies to solidify their strategy and action to support diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace is greater now more than ever. We are just beginning our journey to understand who we are and how we are doing as a company when it comes to diversity. .

High Performing Organizations Have Leadership Diversity – #LeadLikeAGirl

HR Bartender

The cost to attend is included your conference registration. It’s time to reclaim the word ‘girl’ as a strong term and eliminate the stereotype that the word implies weakness. Byham] I attended Mount Holyoke College, one of the oldest women’s educational institutions in the U.S. But it’s time for us to become more gender neutral. For example, one of the things we’ve learned is that women have nearly 10 times more white matter than men.

22 Examples of Awesome Diversity Goals

Ongig

We found 22 examples of diversity goals from top companies aiming to boost diversity, inclusion and belonging in the workplace. To make the list, the diversity goals had to be written on their web site or spoken goal by their leadership (e.g. 22 Diversity Goal Examples.

4 Actions Leaders Can Take to Improve Gender Equality

Cornerstone On Demand - Talent Management

On September 24, DIAL Global – a community for Diverse Inclusive Aspirational Leaders – hosted the DIAL Global Summit, a virtual event covering topics related to diversity, inclusivity, and belonging.

7 Steps to Reaching Your Workforce Diversity Goals

Digital HR Tech

Workforce diversity, whether it’s gender, ethnic, or age diversity , is often linked to strong organizational performance. Other benefits of workforce diversity are the fact that it drives innovation, creates skill diversity and that it makes your company more appealing to a broader customer and candidate demographic. But how do you go about actually building a diverse workforce? The workforce diversity plan. Look for diverse sourcing channels.

How Post Business Recovery Will Benefit by Focusing on Diversity and Inclusion

CakeHR

Yet as these changes have unfolded, demanding a real time response, HR and business leaders have also been faced with the challenge of maintaining a semblance of business as usual for the very areas of good people practice that truly matter. Why focus on diversity matters.

Diversity and Inclusion: Adding Equity to the Equation

Flimp Communications

In 2020, the concept of diversity and inclusion is starting to look a little different than it did five or even ten years ago. In light of all that’s happened, businesses and corporations are making changes to the way they approach diversity and inclusion. Equity vs Equality.

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.

The 71+ Biggest HR Tech Conferences to Attend in 2019

Digital HR Tech

d&i Leaders is a global community of senior diversity, inclusion and people focused professionals, looking to collaborate, network and accelerate their workplace inclusion strategy. So no pressure to attend every event during the three days. Founded by Sigmar Recruitment, this one day convention surely is a great option for Europe-based professionals who can’t afford spending too much money or time at an event. It’s time to shape the future of the workplace.

How to apply diverse hiring practices to your business

Business Management Daily

Examining diverse hiring practices encompasses everything from advertising open positions to hiring the selected candidate. In the wake of the #MeToo and Black Lives Matter movements, many companies have launched diversity initiatives. Avoiding backlash for diverse hiring practices.

Diversity and inclusion jobs: Behind the title

Business Management Daily

Nationwide racial justice protests in 2020 have led to an increase in the number of Diversity and Inclusion positions made available by companies, and for a good reason. What are diversity, equity, and inclusion? Why are diversity and inclusion jobs critical? Diversity Trainer.

How to Increase Diversity Hiring

Peopletrail

Five ways to increase diversity hiring at your organization. Did you know that racially diverse teams outperform non-diverse teams by as much as 35%? Americans want a diverse workplace – much like the schools they attended. Use More Diverse Recruitment Channels.

8 Ways Time Tracking Apps Solve The Challenges of Remote Working

SwipeClock

Time tracking apps designed for virtual teams help business owners effectively manage offsite staff. The right time tracking software can help you overcome these challenges. Inexpensive time tracking apps can help you mitigate pandemic-induced business disruption.

What Female Employees Really Want in the Workplace

Achievers

The HR policies form the unforgiving backbone of an organizational culture that disengages the modern woman, even as the organization struggles to understand why it cannot meet gender diversity workforce goals, has difficulty with recruiting and hiring talented and skilled women and is challenged with low female employee retention rates. In the other, she’s criticized for denying her children a full-time mother to pursue a career. Equal Opportunities and Equal Pay.

How Post Business Recovery Will Benefit by Focusing on Diversity and Inclusion

CakeHR

Yet as these changes have unfolded, demanding a real time response, HR and business leaders have also been faced with the challenge of maintaining a semblance of business as usual for the very areas of good people practice that truly matter. Why focus on diversity matters.

Accessibility, workplace diversity and Covid-19

Thrive Global

I stopped being able to attend business events years ago and quickly realised that it was impeding my progress, so I started searching for good online membership communities. It saved them money, time and worked around childcare commitments.

Workplace Diversity: ‘The Era of Colorblindness is Over’

Cornerstone On Demand

Workplace diversity is a pressing topic among HR pros. That attention often focuses on how diversity affects the company — but what about how minorities' experiences affect people personally and professionally? Attending to diversity actually helps to improve the workforce overall. When leaders are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace, HR is empowered to put in place the strategies that are equally effective across a diversity of workers.

Survey: Workplace Diversity Critical to Veteran Recruiting Programs

Yello

To compete for and win members of this valuable talent pool , employers need targeted veteran recruiting strategies that align with veteran’s preference about workplace diversity and recruiting. Military Veterans and Service Members Share Their Thoughts on Diversity.

7 Benefits Of Promoting Gender Diversity In The Workplace

Vantage Circle

Gender diversity is becoming an essential factor for companies in creating an equal and positive work environment. That makes gender diversity a crucial part of retaining and attracting star employees. 7 Benefits of Gender Diversity in The Workplace.

The 71+ Biggest HR Tech Conferences to Attend in 2019

Digital HR Tech

d&i Leaders is a global community of senior diversity, inclusion and people focused professionals, looking to collaborate, network and accelerate their workplace inclusion strategy. So no pressure to attend every event during the three days. Founded by Sigmar Recruitment, this one day convention surely is a great option for Europe-based professionals who can’t afford spending too much money or time at an event. It’s time to shape the future of 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. Diversity in the workplace is about providing equal opportunities so that employers can discover and work with talented people from all walks of life—not just those who attended the best universities, have the most prestigious connections, or are most likely to be your drinking buddies after work. Gender-diverse companies are 15% more likely to earn above-average revenue.

4 Business Benefits of Diversity in the Workplace

Brazen Recruiting

The cry for diversity in the workplace has reached a boiling point. Last October, record 12,000 people attended the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing (GHC), the “world’s largest gathering of women’s technologists” according to the website. companies are spending millions annually on diversity programs and initiatives. And you can’t peruse a news website or industry blog without stumbling across a diversity hiring headline.

How to Create a Diverse Work Culture

Thrive Global

Why have a diverse workplace? Not only does a diverse work culture make room for more innovative work results, but having diversity and emphasizing inclusion among your employees will attract new talent as opposed to places that don’t work on either subject. That’s why looking at your organization and determining where you can improve on diversity and inclusion is crucial to your continued success. Quotas don’t equal inclusion.

Me Too, For All and the Great Road to Equality in the Workplace

Great Place to Work

It’s been over a week since I attended my favorite annual gathering of global business innovators, and I’m still feeling energized by thought provoking ideas on how to make a positive impact on people in the workplace. And, many agreed that the Me Too Movement provided a power burst and renewed sense of urgency to the drive for greater equality in the workplace. The notion that equality begins at home can be exemplified in the way Salesforce has built its company culture.

Corporate Diversity Leaders: Less Focus on Demographics, More on Human Belonging

WorkHuman

There are champions of “diversity” and there are champions of a “demographic”. Being a champion of diversity means being a champion for everyone across ALL inter-sectionally, not just the familiar” — Candi Castleberry Singleton, VP of Intersectionality, Culture and Diversity – Twitter. My professional HR relationship with diversity initiatives has always been, “meh.”. How could I relate enough to lead diversity programs? By Dawn Burke —.

6 HR tech start-ups changing the company culture, EX market

HRExecutive

And employers have access to a real-time dashboard highlighting anonymous data, including number of registrants and active users. “We Best-in-class diversity, equity and inclusion practices are best-in-class people practices,” noted Dane Holmes, Eskalara’s co-founder and CEO.

For All and the Great Road to Equality in the Workplace

Great Place to Work

Diversity is being invited to the party. It’s been over a week since I attended my favorite annual gathering of global business innovators, and I’m still feeling energized by thought provoking ideas on how to make a positive impact on people in the workplace. And, many agreed that the Me Too Movement provided a power burst and renewed sense of urgency to the drive for greater equality in the workplace. Bush: “Diversity is more than policies, programs and headcounts.

WEBINAR RECAP: How to Build an Effective Diversity and Inclusion Program from Scratch

Entelo

Entelo recently led a webinar focused on the important steps and measures of success for building a diversity and inclusion program from scratch. and making sure that you’re providing that equal access and equal opportunities to all people in your company and organization.”.

Fostering belonging through workforce diversity and inclusion

Qualtrics

Is your company fully leaning into workplace diversity and inclusion? Here’s a closer look at the benefits of diversity and inclusion – and steps for achieving your D&I goals. Defining diversity and inclusion. What is workplace diversity?

Striving for Diversity – BCGi 2019 Summit Highlights

Biddle Consulting

This year’s theme was, “Striving for Diversity,” and focused on the challenges and rewards of pursuing “big D” diversity beyond the baseline legal requirements. Attendees were treated to a wide range of presentations by leaders in the Diversity & Inclusion field. On April 4th and 5th BCGi hosted its fourth annual Summit in San Francisco.

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.

Chief Diversity Officer Carin Taylor: Celebrating Our Differences at Workday

Workday

Having a diverse and inclusive workplace is a priority for most organizations. And like most priorities, it takes a team and a set of goals to address diversity and inclusion (D&I). While those are good and necessary things, there’s something even more fundamental that’s required of everyone, says Workday Chief Diversity Officer Carin Taylor. Workday Chief Diversity Officer Carin Taylor. “As ” —Carin Taylor, chief diversity officer at Workday. “It

HR Tech Number of the Day: Nations represented

HRExecutive

125: The number of countries represented among the thousands planning to attend the virtual HR Tech Conference. This year, residents of at least 125 nations plan to attend.

50+ Ideas for Cultivating Diversity and Inclusion at Your Company

Linkedin Talent Blog

Following widespread protests against police brutality and systemic racism, companies around the world are taking a hard look at their diversity and inclusion (D&I) programs and policies. Explicitly request a diverse range of referrals. Create a diversity scholarship program.