Diversity, Equality, and Belonging

Ultimate Software

Throughout 2019, we saw a renewed focus on diversity, equality, and belonging in the workplace. Diversity, Equality, and Belonging Programs. Are You Familiar with Disability Equality Indexes? 12 Days of HCM Diversity Gender Equality

The Difficulty in Identifying Comparators for Equal Pay Claims

Trusaic

Pay equity litigation is proceeding apace despite the COVID-19 pandemic, and claimants are raising critical issues pertaining to the Equal Pay Act of 1963 (“EPA”). Without an appropriate comparator, a claimant’s equal pay claim will fail.

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How Serious are OFCCP Equal Pay Penalties? Very.

Trusaic

The Office of Federal Contractor Compliance Programs (OFCCP) just won a significant equal pay victory against WMS Solutions, LLC, a staffing company focusing on asbestos abatement. The post How Serious are OFCCP Equal Pay Penalties?

Introduction to measuring Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion

Hubert

Diversity and equality are derived from and achieved through inclusion. Companies that actively work toward having a diverse workplace with various cultures, genders, ethnicities, and backgrounds have proven to be more successful and creative.

A Commitment to Transparent HCM Metrics, and What It Takes To Get There

Speaker: George LaRocque, Crystal Andrews Banks, and Chris Powell

Join Analyst George LaRocque of WorkTech as he sits down with Crystal Andrews Banks, Director of Diversity & Inclusion for Ulta Beauty and Chris Powell, CEO of Talent Data and Analytics at Talmetrix to discuss the journey to transparency.

Increasing Equality

HRO Today

My friends and I look at corporate websites and when we do not see diversity, we think less of that company.”. You need to see women leaders to want to aspire to be one,” adds Kelly Quirk, the group managing director and CEO of the Harrier Group , which runs the diversity and inclusion strategies for several of Australia’s largest mining companies and energy providers. The benefits of ensuring diversity on corporate boards and in the workplace are well-documented.

Diversity, Equality & Inclusion

Affinity HR Group

Given the newness of these protections, as well as the diversity of characteristics and people within this group, some employers are finding it difficult to know how to react to and accommodate the needs of this group.

Prioritising Diversity

HRO Today

However, the challenge of finding and growing new talent is now becoming as pressing of an issue in diverse ways. Effectively they’re working to change the pipeline of talent and by doing so will increase gender diversity. The post Prioritising Diversity appeared first on HRO Today.

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. Gender Equality

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.

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.

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.

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.

Intel and the Rules of Diversity

Trusaic

In June of 2015, Intel took a leap that many didn’t when they announced that as part of Intel Capital’s Diversity and Inclusion Initiative, they would be investing $125 million over a 5-year period into smaller tech companies that are run by women and POC.

New KPIs Promise Consistency in Gender & Diversity Analytics

Trusaic

As businesses around the globe continue to come online to the import of analytics around diversity, equity, inclusion, and access (DEI&A), a consistent challenge is the lack of uniformity in approaches to measuring success in this area. equal pay for equal work).”.

Have Diversity & Inclusion Measures Been Effective?

Trusaic

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.

Outlook: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, & Access (DEI&A) in 2021

Trusaic

2020 brought coast-to-coast changes to compliance obligations in the areas of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, & Access (DEI&A). In Colorado, employers geared up for the Equal Pay for Equal Work Act , which provides a litigation “safe harbor” for employers that conduct pay equity audits.

Doing Business in Maryland Requires Equal Pay for Equal Work

Trusaic

Undergirding all of these 2020 legislative changes is Maryland’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Law (EPEWL). Which employees are considered to be performing “equal work” for the purposes of determining whether a violation of the EPEWL has occurred? 3 minute read .

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.

10 Awesome Diversity Tools For Hiring

Ongig

Good news: Many diversity tools can help remove this bias (unconscious or not). Studies show diverse companies: “diverse companies enjoy 2.3 10 Diversity Tools You Should Know About. Technology is a great equalizer in diversity because it has zero bias.

A Guide to Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act

Trusaic

Several states and cities are passing laws to further bolster the federal Equal Pay Act. In this post, we look at Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act. Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act.

New Colorado Equal Pay Rules Proposed

Trusaic

Earlier this year, Trusaic highlighted Colorado’s aggressive new equal pay law set to take effect on January 1, 2021, the Equal Pay for Equal Work Act (“EPEWA”). Employers should continue to monitor the Equal Pay Transparency rules ahead of the EPEWA effective data.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Begins and Ends With Data

Trusaic

A recent discussion hosted by the law firm Baker Mackenzie provides employers with some critical insights concerning data collection, privacy, and Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion (DE&I) initiatives. 2 minute read .

Prioritising Diversity

HRO Today

However, the challenge of finding and growing new talent is now becoming as pressing of an issue in diverse ways. Effectively they’re working to change the pipeline of talent and by doing so will increase gender diversity. The post Prioritising Diversity appeared first on HRO Today.

Illinois Equal Pay Act To Require Employer Pay Data Reporting

Trusaic

The state government of Illinois recently enacted sweeping changes to its equal pay laws. On March 23, right before Equal Pay Day 2021 , Illinois Governor Jay Pritzker signed SB 1480 into law. . The Equal Pay Registration Certificate.

What You Need to Know About the Oregon Equal Pay Act

Trusaic

Several states and cities are passing laws to further bolster the federal Equal Pay Act. In this post, we are looking at Oregon’s Equal Pay Act of 2017. First introduced in June 2017, the Oregon Equal Pay Act (OEPA) takes an aggressive stance on pay equity.

Equality and Diversity in Adult Care

uRoster

Equality and diversity is an essential part of every care establishment. So what exactly is equality and diversity in adult care, and why is it so important? What laws protect equality and diversity in adult care? The Equality Act 2010.

Conduct a Pay Equity Analysis This Equal Pay Day

Trusaic

Today, March 24, 2021, is Equal Pay Day. Equal Pay Day is not a holiday but rather a time for somber reflection and strategic planning. Now, 25 years later, Equal Pay is still as significant as it was then. This means that Equal Pay Day may continue into the year 2165.

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.

Australia Enacts Gender Equality Bill

Trusaic

The Australian state of Victoria, which includes the City of Melbourne, recently signed and enacted their first ever Gender Equality Bill. Covered employers must develop and implement “Gender Equality Action Plans” every four years.

Physicians Face Equal Pay Challenges

Trusaic

After years of examination, the gender wage gap is now demonstrating a downward trajectory, suggesting that the industry is moving toward equally compensating female physicians.”. The post Physicians Face Equal Pay Challenges first appeared on Trusaic.

The Right And Wrong Measures Of Diversity and Inclusion

Trusaic

This is achieved through what’s known as “diversity and inclusion initiatives,” which involve strategizing and re-structuring a company’s mission to allow for more diversity in the workplace from top to bottom.

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.

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. That means equal pay for equal work.

Lessons from Canada’s Equal Pay Act

Trusaic

Employees cite transparency regarding compensation as an important factor in recruitment and retention; and a formal prioritizing of diversity and equity has a proven benefit toward engagement and productivity. The post Lessons from Canada’s Equal Pay Act first appeared on Trusaic.