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.

Why You Need Storytelling for Diversity and Inclusion Success

Sambrita Basu

Thought leadership on the business need for diversity and inclusion in workplaces, explained by CultureCounts's expert diversity and inclusion consultants

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Diversity, Equality, and Belonging

Ultimate Software

Throughout 2019, we saw a renewed focus on diversity, equality, and belonging in the workplace. While companies are continuing to embrace the value of diversity to improve their business, there are still critical steps that need to be taken to ensure full equality for all people at work.

Diversity: The New Workforce

Ultimate Software

For the most part, newer arrivals to the workforce are comfortable with diversity. They are accepting of and even expect diversity as a natural priority in their education and work institutions. Diversity & inclusion initiatives and programs have entered the mainstream and moved beyond the realm of HR. In fact, diversity & inclusion (D&I) is increasingly becoming a component of companies’ employee recruitment and customer branding strategies.

The 7 Ways to Source and Attract Diverse Technology Talent

Just talking about diversity and inclusion won’t move the needle. Diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts are at the forefront for organizations looking to recruit and retain top talent, but nowhere does this remain more of a challenge and opportunity than in the tech sector. In this guide, we provide seven strategies organizations can use to source and attract diverse tech talent.

Organizations Need to Intentionally Embrace Diversity

HR Bartender

I’d like to believe that most businesses understand the advantages of having a diverse workplace. Organizations that have diversity realize new ideas and find different ways to solve problems. At this year’s Great Place to Work Conference , Heather Brunner, CEO of WP Engine , talked about how they have embraced diversity. Brunner shared three key principles that guide their organization and its diversity.

The True Value of Bringing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Into Your Workplace

15Five

In today’s business world, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) are often treated as buzzwords that often amount to little more than a mandatory annual training. Diversity is the presence of differences within a given setting.

Learning about Diversity in all the wrong places

HRNasty

Real-life game-changer learnings on diversity and bias from unlikely sources. If a minority and HR Pro/AM can show he is still learning and wrestling with bias, The post Learning about Diversity in all the wrong places appeared first on HRNasty.

The Problem with Respecting Diversity

Take It Personel-ly

If respect for diversity brings about change, why is MLK’s dream still so poignantly unrealized? We have been “respecting” diversity by paying lip service to it for decades with little reward for African-Americans.

A Diversity Boost

HRO Today

In today’s increasingly diverse world, the case for corporate D&I initiatives that deliver real progress is stronger than ever. If it’s not real, it won’t feel authentic to your candidates and your employees, no matter how well you source diverse talent,” he explains.

How Remote Work Promotes Diversity and Inclusion in Tech

Looking to increase diversity and inclusion in your workplace? Using Vettery data and industry insights we put together a white paper on how remote work can remove biases and promote diversity and inclusion in recruitment.

Data-Driven Diversity

HRO Today

In order to create transparency surrounding the lack of diversity in the workplace, many global legal bodies are now requiring mandatory diversity and inclusion reporting. The post Data-Driven Diversity appeared first on HRO Today.

HR exec and minority admits he is confused about Diversity

HRNasty

HR exec and minority explains why he is bewildered on the topic of diversity in the workplace. The post HR exec and minority admits he is confused about Diversity appeared first on HRNasty. Diversity Manage your Manager Personal What HR Really Thinks

Building a Diverse Distributed Workforce

Workable

One area of focus, aided by a shift to a more distributed workforce, is increased diversity and inclusion initiatives. DE&I goals won’t go away, and as companies become more familiar with remote hiring, diverse pools of candidates will be more accessible than ever.

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

CultureIQ

As soon as hundreds of organizations and business leaders responded to these events by publicly committing to racial inclusiveness and justice in the workplace, we at CultureIQ started getting calls asking what was missing from existing Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) efforts. By Paul M.

Build Diverse Tech Teams: Strategies for Hiring & Reskilling Your Workforce

Learn from the experts at HR Dive, Guardian Life, Axios, Vettery, and General Assembly about common biases within the talent sourcing process and strategies for improving diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

Establishing A Successful Diversity Hiring Plan

PandoLogic

A successful and diverse workplace starts with a strong diversity hiring plan. Crafting this plan may include everything from establishing ways to target diverse talent in your job ads and sourcing, to evaluating your current hiring practices with an eye.

Workplace diversity: Is HR doing enough?

HRExecutive

In the conference’s final keynote Friday, DEI expert Torin Ellis said workplace diversity standards are, and have been, inadequate and come with a hefty price tag. It’s time for corporate America to lead on the issue of diversity and inclusion.” Create a database of diverse talent.

6 ways we’re getting diversity recruiting all wrong

HRExecutive

That way of thinking, Clayton noted, has led HR to go about building diverse workforces in all the wrong ways. See also: 4 things to avoid if you want to diversify your talent pool When recruiting diverse talent, she said, HR and recruiters often search for those who “fit the culture.”

Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace: Benefits and Challenges

Achievers - Recruiting

The positive impact of diversity and inclusion is no longer debatable. According to Deloitte, diverse companies enjoy 2.3 Gartner found that inclusive teams improve team performance by up to 30 percent in high-diversity environments. What is diversity and inclusion?

The D&I Garden: Seeds of Innovation that Grow into Creative Breakthroughs

Speaker: Donald Fan, Senior Director of the Global Office of Culture, Diversity & Inclusion at Walmart Inc.

In the digital era, rife with uncertainty and ambiguity, innovation plays an essential role in sustaining organic growth and outperforming the global competition. Research proves time and again, there exists a robust bond between innovation and diversity & inclusion (D&I); our challenge is to help our leaders understand how to plant the seeds of innovation in the fertile D&I garden in order to drive a strategic and competitive advantage from the office and in the digital landscape.

Diversity Dashboard: PeopleInsight's Top HR Dashboards

PeopleInsight Workforce Analytics

The Diversity Dashboard

Are Your Diversity and Inclusion Efforts Only Skin Deep?

DecisionWise

In other words, he wanted the reputational benefits of diversity but was missing the more critical advantages that come with the inclusion of diverse thought. Thanks to organizations like McKinsey, Deloitte, Catalyst, Lean In, and the American Sociological Association, there is a strong business case for diversity and inclusion. Companies that have ethnically diverse leadership teams were 33 percent more likely to outperform their peers.

Will Remote Work Lead to More Diversity in Tech?

SHRM Resources

Will the pandemic-induced shift to remote work help organizations increase diversity? Employee Relations Diversity and Inclusion Workplace Flexibility Talent AcquisitionYes, some companies say—at least for technology jobs.

Defining Diversity and Inclusion Metrics and Goals

Vsource.io

In our upcoming webinar, D&I Beyond the Tech Stack , we discuss the various aspects of diversity and inclusion in recruitment and how to create a roadmap for a successful Diversity and Inclusion rollout.

9 Warning Signs Your Employees Need Language Training

Most global companies are diverse in perspectives, backgrounds, and yes, language. Language barriers can compound existing communication problems, often resulting in business losses. Learn the 9 warning signs your employees need language training today!

Diversity Driven By Data

HRO Today

Organizations looking to quickly boost employee representation can use predictive data to understand which markets have the largest number of available diverse candidates for specific roles, and focus pipelining efforts in those areas.

Answering the Most Common Diversity Hiring Questions

PandoLogic

Diversity and inclusivity are among the most important goals for any organization right now. The post Answering the Most Common Diversity Hiring Questions appeared first on PandoLogic. Recruitment Industry Trends diversity

How Diversity Leads to Organizational Resilience

IO At Work

Researchers explain how various types of diversity help organizations rise to challenges and solve problems more effectively. Business Research diversity leadership organizational performance teams

Announcing our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion survey report

Workable

One way of doing this is with our new survey on the topic of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. The responses we received were as varied as they were fascinating, and the result is our new survey report titled All roads lead to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in the workplace.

Benefits in a Pandemic: What HR Leaders Need to Know

Building a benefits program for a diverse workforce has always been a top priority, but now it’s become both more important and complex with so much change and uncertainty. Download our latest guide that features emerging benefits employees expect in 2021 and beyond.

Answers To Your Top 10 Diversity And Inclusion Questions

15Five

By now, you’ve heard of Diversity and Inclusion. You know the benefits of having a diverse workforce and a culture that includes every possible viewpoint. Lever recently co-hosted an amazing webinar panel on Building a Diversity and Inclusion Program from Scratch. Answers to your top diversity and inclusion questions. What is your biggest piece of advice for getting started with diversity and inclusion?

The Culture Series [Part 1] – Defining Diversity and Inclusion in Today’s Business Climate

HR Bartender

Diversity can have many definitions. Generally speaking, diversity refers to the qualities, experiences, and work behaviors that make individuals unique. If diversity deals with those aspects that make individuals unique, inclusion is the ability for organizations to make every person feel welcome, respected, supported, and valued. At this year’s WorkHuman Conference , I heard a quote from Verna Myers that explains it well, “Diversity is being invited to the party.

The ‘Why’ and ‘How’ of Building Workforce Diversity

TalentCulture - Recruiting

The evidence overwhelmingly supports the business case for workforce diversity. So why are companies still failing to achieve their diversity goals? Diversity has become a higher priority on the corporate […].

Why Cognitive Diversity Drives Business Success

Emergenetics International

The post Why Cognitive Diversity Drives Business Success appeared first on Emergenetics International Blog. If you’ve participated in an Emergenetics® Meeting of the Minds workshop, you probably remember one of our signature activities: Krazy Kontrapshuns.

Advancing Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Systemically in Today’s Workplace

The challenge: Corporate America has been struggling to achieve sustainable progress in diversity, equity, inclusion (DEI) at the workplace for decades. The approach: Adopt futuristic thinking, growth mindset, innovative approaches, a DEI ecosystem, and agility to well-position today’s workforce for new challenges in the digital era. The impact: DEI transformation contributes to outperforming the competition and propelling business success in the disruptive digital world.

How to measure diversity in your candidates using surveys

Workable

Table of contents: How to measure diversity: Best practices. How to measure diversity: Best practices. First, it’s important to know how to measure diversity in a respectable, transparent and anonymous manner, and communicate that in such a way that puts your candidates at ease.