Diversity & Inclusion Efforts During and After Pandemic & Protests

Ultimate Software

Unfortunately, diversity and inclusion (D&I) programs often fall into that category and it was no different during the pandemic. Diversity and inclusion programs are back on the table! Diversity diversity & inclusionThe coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic hit us hard.

What is “Diverse Slate” Hiring?


If you want to boost diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) initiatives, a “diverse slate” hiring strategy is a great way to achieve this goal. And, you’ll intentionally search for (and interview) talent from diverse backgrounds, identities, or experiences.


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How Synchrony is Using Data to Increase Workplace Diversity

Great Place to Work

Business leaders have been touting their commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion & belonging for years — but what’s really changed? Beyond words, what makes a difference in the employee experience for workers from diverse backgrounds?

6 ways we’re getting diversity recruiting all wrong


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.”

The Secret to Achieving and Scaling Your Diversity & Inclusion Goals

Engage every employee with a DEI experience that drives engagement, promotion, & retention. The 10KC solution enables companies to meet their diversity goals by building up the networks of diverse talent and giving them access to mentorship opportunities.

Why Diversity Hiring Is Important


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.

Building Blocks to Diversity

HRO Today

People, process, and technology are key pillars to creating a more diverse workforce. But technology is empowering organizations to work toward eliminating bias, which in turn allows companies to build stronger and more diverse workforces. Removing the ability for bias to creep in creates a much more inclusive and diverse environment, which can have a profoundly positive impact on company culture and business growth.

Which Type of Recruiting Is Best for Finding Diverse Leaders?

SHRM Resources

Each option has its benefits, but which type of recruiting is most effective when sourcing senior-level diverse candidates? HR Outsourcing Contingent Staffing External Recruiting Diversity and Inclusion Talent Acquisition Outsourcing

Job Descriptions that Attract Diverse Job Candidates


Attracting diverse job candidates is essential to finding high quality talent for your positions. Making your company an inclusive organization –ready to recognize and appreciate diverse skill sets should be a huge priority. Why is Attracting Diverse Job Candidates Important?

Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace: Benefits and Challenges


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?

Build a Mentorship Experience That Drives Engagement, Promotion, and Retention

Retain, engage and support a diverse workforce with an effective mentorship program. Companies with mentorship programs can see a boost in minority representation at management levels of up to 24%, with higher employee engagement. The 10KC Mentorship Solution provides the tools & resources to create a scalable, centralized and measurable program that will help you achieve your goals.

How to Figure Out If a Company Takes Diversity and Inclusion Seriously

Professional Alternatives

Different businesses promote their stand for diversity and inclusion in different ways. But how would you know if a business actually values diversity and inclusion? How Can You Tell if an Organization Really Does Value Diversity and Inclusion? .

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.

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

3 Ways to Increase Diversity Through Skills-Based Hiring

Intoo USA

While it’s now common for organizations to have Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives, not all companies have clear strategies to meet their goals. How Does Skills-Based Hiring Increase Diversity? How to Get Diverse Applicants with the Right Skills.

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.

Diversity and Inclusion: 5 Lessons Learned from Top Companies

Visier - Talent Acquisition

Diversity and inclusion is now a business imperative with consumers demanding that organizations take action on their promises. Improving D&I is not easy, especially when only 35% of Chief Diversity Officers are tracking diversity data , according to a Russell Reynolds study.

5 Major Things Recruiters Need To Know About Diversity Hiring

Recruit CRM

Before beginning to dive in at the bottom of diversity hiring , recruiters need to understand more about the superficial items related to it. You often are at crossroads when you ask yourself what diversity actually means. Few people define diversity as differences among people.

Finding Qualified Diverse Talent is NOT Your Issue!

The Tim Sackett Project

During 2020, I’ve spoken to a lot of leaders who are concerned with their diversity recruiting. Every single one of them will say something like, “Tim, we just can’t find the ‘qualified’ diverse talent we need!”

How to Build High-Performing Diverse Teams at Work


Today, businesses are facing immense pressure to build diverse teams at work, with several high-profile organizations compelled to divulge their diversity and inclusion statistics. The benefits of having diverse teams at work. Workplace diversity isn’t exactly a new concept.

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.

Why Diversity Training Matters and How to Build a Program


A diverse team is no longer a simple aspiration. Diverse companies enjoy 2.3 times higher cash flow per employee and a BCG study found that companies with diverse management teams had a 19% increase in revenue compared to their less diverse counterparts.

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.

Podcast: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion – Developing a Clear Roadmap


142: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion – Developing a Clear Roadmap. What are the myths and common misconceptions around diversity? What message is your company sending with the way it communicates about diversity? Podcast dei diversity equity inclusion

Diversity Attracts Diversity

HRO Today

And one primary area of change for many organizations involves new strategies around diversity and inclusion. In fact, research from Glassdoor finds that 76% of respondents say that a diverse workforce is an important factor when evaluating companies and job offers.

How to Fortify a Diverse Workforce to Battle the Great Resignation

Speaker: Alysha M. Campbell, Founder and CEO, CultureShift HR

The Great Resignation, also known as The Great Realignment, wreaked havoc in organizations. Join Alysha M. Campbell, Founder and CEO, CultureShift HR on best practices on how to align with your workplace culture to create unity and connection.

How Your Staffing Firm Can Reduce Bias and Improve Diversity in Your Screening Process

Essium HRM

Whether you’re hiring for a temporary job or a permanent position, your staffing firm needs to have a process in place to reduce bias and improve diversity when screening applicants. These recommendations can help reduce bias and improve diversity in your screening process. A blind screening process is an effective way to reduce bias and improve diversity in your screening process. Hiring Tips Improve Diversity Reduce Bias Screening Process

Want to increase workplace diversity? Here’s how


Your company isn’t diverse. You know you can do better, and you want diversity and equity to be a priority in your organization. Diversity, equity and inclusion: a business strategy. But diversity in the workplace should be more than just a staffing or HR consideration.

C-TEN Insights: Diverse by Design

HRO Today

Industry research shows that diversity and inclusion (D&I) efforts can provide organizations with a competitive edge: McKinsey reports that the most ethnically diverse companies are 35 percent more likely to outperform their counterparts and Bersin by Deloitte research finds that inclusive companies are 1.7 Jacqueline Welch: We are committed to embedding diversity and inclusion into all of our business efforts.

Employers Continue to Deprioritize Diversity Hiring

TLNT: The Business of HR

Diversity HR News diversity and inclusion diversity hiring FeaturedWhen companies care about something, they put money behind it.

Supporting Employees Through COVID-19, with Wisdoms of D&I

Speaker: Melissa Dobbins, Founder & CEO, Career.place

How can companies reduce fear and maintain a happy, healthy workplace? Why not turn to the wisdoms of Diversity & Inclusion, a discipline dedicated to breaking down adversity and creating welcoming, inclusive environments. Join Melissa Dobbins, founder & CEO of Career.place, to learn how to use the tools we have been given to empower, raise awareness, and drive inclusion among the ranks.

Sparking The Tipping Point: 4 Ways You Can Fight For Diversity & Inclusion

Ultimate Software

March is Women’s History Month, and we’re talking all things Diversity & Inclusion. As a society, we use a highly diverse set of technology tools every day. But there’s a disturbing lack of diversity within the tech industry. To be fair, there’s a lack of diversity among all business sectors. Diversity in the workplace is proven to result in better problem-solving, creativity, market share and business outcomes.

How HR Creates Diversity and Inclusion

Flimp Communications

Human resources is responsible for many duties, most of which directly or indirectly affect diversity and inclusion efforts. Many company leaders still cringe a little when trying to improve diversity and inclusion. When we broaden our definition of diversity and inclusion in a corporate context , we see the larger impact HR can have. The topic of diversity and inclusion generates a range of reactions and opinions whenever it’s raised in a corporate setting.

Employers Continue to Deprioritize Diversity Hiring

TLNT: The Business of HR

Diversity HR News diversity and inclusion diversity hiring FeaturedWhen companies care about something, they put money behind it.

Myths and Misconceptions About Corporate Board Diversity

TLNT: The Business of HR

In the world of corporate boards and board diversity, there is both good news and bad news. . Diversity HR Insights HR Management Featured

Racism Reimagined: How Critical Race Theory Imperils the American Workplace

Critical Race Theory (CRT) supports the logic that all whites are born racists and oppressors by nature. This sentiment is infecting the American workplace via racial sensitivity and diversity trainings. This eBook explains CRT and argues against it.

Defining Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging


As a manager, understanding and leveraging diversity on your team can lead to creativity, problem solving, and innovation. In this video, Cara Pelletier, Senior Director of DEI&B at 15Five, discusses the definition of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging and helps us draw the line to the impact on business performance. Let’s define diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging. Let’s dig in a little deeper, starting with Diversity.

Including Neurodiversity in Workplace Diversity Conversations

Allegis Global Solutions

How does your organization define diversity? While many organizations are beginning to expand their definition of diversity in the workplace to additional underrepresented groups (e.g., Inclusion and Diversity

Have Diversity & Inclusion Measures Been Effective?


The Harvard Business Review conducted a study in 2016 on why Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) programs often fail in the workplace. Further, there is no significant proof that diversity training actually leads to the dissolution of hiring biases.

Sonia Jackson Myles of The Accord Group: “Diverse staff helps retain diverse staff”

Thrive Global

Diverse employees can be ambassadors to communities of customers. As a part of our series about “How Diversity Can Increase a Company’s Bottom Line”, I had the pleasure of interviewing Sonia Jackson Myles. Diverse employees can be ambassadors to communities of customers.

Debunk the Four Myths in Reskilling & Upskilling

The future of work and the underlying global reskill­ing challenge were among the hottest topics discussed at the World Economic Forum at Davos in 2019. The discussion addressed the emerging skills gaps arising from greater use of artificial intel­ligence (AI) and automation. With the unprecedented speed of change and uncertainty technology is causing, more and more organiza­tions and chief learning officers are strategizing to deal with this new challenge as a business imperative and competitive advantage. In this article, I want to zoom in on and debunk some related myths, so organizations will intentionally include and engage diverse talent, while putting together a blueprint and roadmap for reskilling and upskilling efforts.