Top 5 reasons to attend a virtual event

SocialChorus

And after a year spent on working on zoom calls and browsing virtual museums during lockdown, our standards for how we spend our digital time are higher than ever. That’s why we’ve put together a short guide to help you evaluate this year’s crop of events, summits and webinars.

7 Career Lessons Learned from Attending a NASA Social

HR Bartender

Over the summer, Mr. Bartender and I attended NASA’s Ascent Abort flight test. We’ve lived in Florida a long time and believe it or not…we’ve never been to a launch! It took us a long time to get accepted into the NASA social media squad. We’re talking years to find an event where we both were approved and we both had the time available. If you’re not willing to do that, then is it time to ask yourself if this is the right goal? Diversity matters.

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UKG Fall 2020 eSymposium: A FREE Learning Event for #HR and #Payroll Pros

HR Bartender

Regular readers of this blog know that our friends at UKG have been offering a free educational event for human resources and payroll professionals each spring and fall for the past few years. But now more than ever, it’s important to carve out time for professional development.

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Six reasons to attend ThoughtSummit 2021

ThoughtFarmer

Our popular intranet conference is back, and this time we are hosting it virtually! . If you are wondering if ThoughtSummit is worth attending, we’ve compiled some great reasons to tune in: . Diverse speakers . The cost to attend ThoughtSummit is only $99 per attendee.

Virtual Hiring Events Explained

AllyO

What is a virtual hiring event? A virtual hiring event is an opportunity for an employer to connect with multiple candidates during a set timeframe, but via video conferencing instead of in-person. . Why virtual hiring events are here to stay. Step 3: Host your event.

Who’s Attending Elevate 2020?

Hireology

Ready for a sneak peak at a few of the dealerships represented at this year’s event? They’ve made adjustments to their paid time off offerings to accommodate their employees during the pandemic, and are actively hiring once again.

The Top 22 Virtual HR Conferences to Attend in 2021

Digital HR Tech

The only thing left for you to do is pick the one(s) that seem most interesting to you, register, get comfy at home or in your office, and enjoy the events. When do you want to attend an online HR event? Why attend? Why attend? Why attend? Why attend?

The Importance of Diversity and Inclusion On Employee Engagement

Achievers

The fact of the matter is, workplace diversity has a huge impact on employee engagement. Canadian top 5 bank, RBC, is well known for its principled stance on workplace diversity — “To win in your market, you need to hire your market.” Aside from the fact that diversity does drive employee engagement, it’s just smart business. But when we talk about diversity, do we really know what it means? In fact, diverse and inclusive workplaces boosts employee engagement.

How to celebrate cultural events in multicultural workplaces

Glints

Cultural events in Singapore. Cultural events are not a rare find in Singapore’s multiracial and multiethnic landscape. Yet, demonstrating appreciation for the diversity and rich heritage of people does not have to be limited to community gatherings, including in the workplace. . A Harvard Business Review article reported that companies who adopt a holistic approach to inherent diversity as well as acquired diversity show higher levels of innovation and inspiration.

High Performing Organizations Have Leadership Diversity – #LeadLikeAGirl

HR Bartender

This year’s HR Technology Conference and Expo is hosting a new event, “ Women in HR Technology.” The cost to attend is included your conference registration. The closing keynote for the Women in HR Technology event is Dr. Tacy Byham, CEO of DDI, a global leadership consultancy that helps the world’s most successful companies transform the way they select, develop, and accelerate leaders. But it’s time for us to become more gender neutral.

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.

[Webinar] Actionable steps to a diverse and inclusive workplace

ThoughtFarmer

Diversity and inclusion (D&I) is rapidly becoming a high priority in workplaces around the world, yet many of us are still struggling with how to get it right. Time: 11:00 AM PDT / 2:00 PM EST. Format: 45 minute presentation. Can’t attend?

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 to Recruit for Diversity

Spark Hire

However, creating this type of environment requires time and attention; it doesn’t just happen on its own. Everyone on your team should know that diversity is a priority at your business. Accessibility is an important part of boosting the diversity found within your organization. It’s also important to take a look at a candidate as a whole when hiring for diversity, instead of zeroing in only on where they went to college or how many certifications they have.

7 Strategies to Hire Diversity of Thought In Your Organization

Achievers - Recruiting

You have to go where the candidates are and have a long enough lead-time to get a good selection of candidates. If you want to be ahead of the competition, and bring in more innovation, then think with a diversity of thought mindset. Here are seven winning strategies to ensure you hire employees that bring diversity of thought and ideas. Consider having a diverse panel conduct interviews so you can get feedback on candidates.

October HR Events Around Ireland & The UK

Rezoomo

We have the latest upcoming HR events that you should be attending in October around Ireland & The UK. Pens at the ready (or just simply click on the event to add to your google calendar!). October 2018 HR Events. DisruptHR Dublin is a must-attend event for CEOs, business leaders, HR or L&D executives who want to hear the latest insights and the most innovative speakers on talent. Event Details . This event is all about YOU !

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.

Why Events Are the Backbone of Any Diversity and Inclusion Strategy

Avature

Even though events are a well-known strategy for some roles, such as recruiting programmers or recent graduates, they are somehow overlooked for other TA challenges like sourcing diverse talent. But events are the best way to get talent inside your doors and interacting with who you hope will be their future team. There is growing consensus worldwide that workforce diversity and inclusivity (D&I) drive company performance. Six Ways to Optimize Events.

Valerie Bihet of VIBE Agency: “You need an event planner who fully understands virtual events”

Thrive Global

You need an event planner who fully understands virtual events. Just because someone has hosted a Zoom meeting before or other video conference with multiple people in attendance does not mean they are prepared to create a virtual event. They ended up hiring me full time.

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. .

Eliminating Bias from Hiring [Neurodiversity Virtual Event Recap]

Ongig

On October 14th I attended the Neurodiversity Rising — Eliminating Bias in Hiring virtual conference hosted by Neurodiversity in the Workplace (NITW). This was the event line up: Key Takeaways. lower turnover and time-to-hire. Diversity and Inclusion

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. The d&i Leaders Global Forum is a two-day event filled with interviews, panel discussions, and interactive polling that will stimulate your interest in workplace inclusion in a network-encouraging setting. If you like case studies, this is the event for you! Otherwise: enjoy the events!

HR Conferences to Attend in 2019

Ongig

A new year is upon us which means a fresh list of HR conferences and recruiting events. With the HR industry thriving more than ever we’re seeing a significant uptick in events from our list of HR conferences in 2018. Which of these top HR conferences will you attend in 2019? How analytics can help foster a more diverse, dynamic workforce. Next-generation diversity and inclusion. How to tackle unconscious bias to increase diversity.

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. These events really do change the trajectory of women’s lives.

2020 Guide To Recruiting & HR Events, Part 1

Entelo

With the new year around the corner, it's time to start thinking through your 2020 plan. In this guide, we give you the rundown on over 30 professional development events taking place between January and June 2020. January Events. February Events. March Events.

5 Ways to Amplify Your Diversity Recruiting Efforts

Workology

Recruiting a diverse group of candidates is essential to having a well-rounded organization where ideas, experiences and backgrounds help organizations and teams reach their productivity and sales goals.For example, research has found that every 1 percent increase in racial diversity correlates with a 9 percent increase in sales revenue. Diversity, in my mind isn’t just about race, being female or a military veteran , but it can be. Diversity Job Boards and Forums.

my coworker quit but our CEO is pretending he’s still here, having to pay to work at an event, and more

Ask a Manager

This post, my coworker quit but our CEO is pretending he’s still here, having to pay to work at an event, and more , was originally published by Alison Green on Ask a Manager. The next time someone talks about assigning this guy work, speak up and say, “Oh, he no longer works with us!”

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.

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. Being chronically ill has meant I’ve automatically missed out on courses, conferences and networking events ”.

5 Amazing Team Events for the Summer that Promote Teamwork and Collaboration

CultureIQ

Summertime is here, and providing fun and meaningful team events is not only good for morale, but for your organization overall. To further incentivize the event, give frugal yet practical prizes like phone chargers. (If If you’re anything like me, you understand the necessity of having at least three iPhone cords at all times. Themed food events. Music events. While your team may be diverse, jamming out to some tunes is a pastime enjoyed by many.

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.

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. The d&i Leaders Global Forum is a two-day event filled with interviews, panel discussions, and interactive polling that will stimulate your interest in workplace inclusion in a network-encouraging setting. If you like case studies, this is the event for you! Otherwise: enjoy the events!

September 2018 – HR Events For Your Diary : Ireland & UK

Rezoomo

Not many events take place in August for HR professionals ( most are on their holidays!) but we are back, after a well-deserved rest and it’s time to get your diaries out again. We have the latest upcoming HR events that you should be attending in September around Ireland & The UK. Pens at the ready (or just simply click on the event to add to your google calendar!). September 2018 HR Events. Free Event Learn More >> __.

Event Recap: Elevate 2018, Retail Automotive’s Only Human Capital Management Summit

Hireology

The event took place on October 2 and brought together 200 dealership HR leaders, General Managers and Dealer Principals for a full day of discussing the latest human capital management challenges and opportunities. Leveraging a provided human capital playbook developed exclusively for the event, attendees collaborated with one another to build the strategy and tactical plans to turn their hiring and talent management into a source of competitive advantage.

#HotInHR: Why Open Source HR, Importance of Cognitive Diversity, Choosing Conferences Worth Your Time

Advos

How to Decide Which Conferences Are Worth Your Time – HBR. Here are five strategies you can use to identify the best conferences for you to attend this year and to make time for them on your schedule. HotInHR: Why Open Source HR, Importance of Cognitive Diversity, Choosing Conferences Worth Your… Click To Tweet. Ethical Decision Training; Importance of Cognitive Diversity). Featured Events in January. Tags: Diversity, Teams.