How to Recruit for Diversity

Spark Hire

When your workplace features people of various ethnic, religious, and educational backgrounds, it becomes a more forward-thinking, dynamic place to do business. Everyone on your team should know that diversity is a priority at your business.

Diversity: The New Workforce

Ultimate Software

The below post is an excerpt from Cecile Alper-Leroux’s, VP of HCM Innovation at Ultimate Software, new book, From Dissonance to Resonance: Bringing Your People and Organization into Sync. For the most part, newer arrivals to the workforce are comfortable with diversity.

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A Head of Diversity & Inclusion Shares How to Run a Pay Equity Analysis

Visier

At Culture Amp, we run a pay equity analysis toward the end of every merit cycle to identify and address compensation imbalances. I’m going to show you a popular approach to pay equity with regards to gender in this article. Diversity & Inclusion

How To Encourage Greater Diversity In The Workplace

Reflektive

Today’s employees are much more diverse than they were a generation ago; Women, LGBTQ+ individuals, and members of ethnic and cultural minorities all have an increasingly important presence in the workforce, and that’s a good thing. Increasing diversity in the workplace exposes employees to different perspectives, encouraging creativity, innovation, and productivity. Why Grow Company Diversity? Provides you with access to more human capital. ?

5 Reasons Why Diversity Initiatives Fail (+ How to Save Yours)

Brazen HR

Efforts to i ncrease diversity in the workplace are nothing new. It’s widely acknowledged that more diverse workforces are better workforces , and most successful organizations have explicit diversity policies in place. Why do good diversity initiatives fail?

How to Build a Strong Employee Resource Group

Yello

Talent is a company’s greatest asset, and offering an inclusive workplace where team members feel empowered to be their authentic selves is a key driver to attracting and retaining talent. What is an employee resource group? Employee Resource Group Examples.

#SXSW – Avoid Diversity Myths to Avoid Diversity Failures

Reflektive

Though great strides have been made on diversity and inclusion in the workplace in recent years, there are still several misconceptions and myths that are preventing businesses from creating truly inclusive environments for their employees. Many of these myths come from a lack of understanding about the overall goal of D&I efforts, so in an effort to clarify these misconceptions, Jason R. Misperceptions of Diversity. Why is it Important to Understand Diversity?

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. But how do you create that in your business? Answers to your top diversity and inclusion questions.

Want Great Culture? Create an Inclusive, Diverse Workplace

TalentCulture

A company’s success relies, at least in part, on knowing how to create a great corporate culture. HR executives often talk about hiring for culture fit to maintain and promote a workplace culture that works for the organization. How to Create a Diverse Workplace.

Five Recruiting Tips to Increase Diversity in the Workplace

TalentCulture

A new Deloitte survey finds companies’ interest in diversity in the workplace is focused on bias in recruiting and the use of new tools to reduce this bias. 68% of companies they surveyed measure and monitor diversity and inclusion in their recruiting.

Diversity in the workplace: how to use Workable to boost D&I

Workable

It all starts with the people you bring to your company. We can’t talk about diversity if we only hire homogenous team members. As a recruiting software, we at Workable want to support recruiters and hiring managers in their efforts to boost D&I in their organizations.

How to Start an Employee Resource Group (ERG)

Namely

Their diverse personalities, backgrounds, and experiences help shape the spirit and culture of your organization. As an employer, you can help your employees celebrate what makes them unique by supporting employee resource groups (ERGs).

Diversity in the Workplace - Benefits, Challenges, and Profitability

Hubert

First thing's first: What is diversity in the workplace? ? When John F Kennedy in 1961 signed what was to be known as the "Affirmative Action", he laid down a foundation that would encourage companies to build a more diverse workforce. Why It Is So Hard to Achieve.

How to Fix Your Diversity Problem in One Easy Step

HR Examiner

“I will cut to the chase, so you don’t even need to slog through the whole post. You have a “diversity problem?” I will cut to the chase, so you don’t even need to slog through the whole post. You have a “diversity problem?” Diversity just is.

8 Key Diversity and Inclusion Jobs Explained

Digital HR Tech

Diversity and inclusion jobs come in all sizes and forms. Increasingly, companies want to increase the diversity within their employee pool – and for a good reason. But, supporting diversity within your business is more than just hiring people from different ethnic groups.

How to Hire More Diverse Talent Using Workforce Analytics

Visier

Editor’s note: Improving workforce diversity and inclusion continues to be a top priority for CEOs around the world. In this update of a previous post, we look at what leaders are doing – and can do – to advance diversity in the workplace. Talent Acquisition diversity

How to Create a Strong Diversity Recruiting Strategy

Yello

What Is a Diversity Recruitment Strategy? A diversity recruitment strategy defines goals, accountabilities, action items and success measures for attracting, engaging, assessing and hiring diverse talent to drive business success. Are your hiring teams diverse enough?

Women Are Leading the Diversity Revolution!

PerformanceICreate

Johnson issued executive order 11246, requiring government contractors and subcontractors to implement affirmative action policies to expand job opportunities for minorities. The order was amended in 1967 to include women. Bo Young Lee, diversity and inclusion officer at Uber.

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. But how do you go about actually building a diverse workforce? The workforce diversity plan. Look for diverse sourcing channels.

How to Talk About Diversity at Work

Namely

Diversity is defined by who sits at the table, while inclusion is which voices get heard,” says Jamie Velazquez, Ph.D Turning a blind eye to individual differences is no longer acceptable if companies truly want to make a change (or a profit).

How AI Can Influence Diversity and Inclusion (for Better or Worse)

UpstartHR

Over time it learns and can improve its capabilities, but it isn’t smart enough to know the context and impact of its decisions in most cases. If we use it properly and with care, we can improve outcomes (including those related to D&I).

How to Leverage Diversity & Inclusion as a Competitive Advantage

Everwise

According to Ted Colbert , Boeing’s Chief Information Officer, “The best workforce is a diverse workforce.” Countless studies support this statement , directly linking organizational Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) to higher profits. However, while profit is obviously a driving force for companies to integrate a particular effort into their core strategies, the more important question here is why this connection exists. Just how important is inclusion?

How to Renew Focus on Diversity, Inclusion and Gender Equity

AbelHR

This attention should be focused creating a diverse, inclusive culture for all the benefits and perspective that employees of different backgrounds bring to the table, not because it is required by law to not discriminate on grounds of race, ethnicity, gender, age, or other perceived differences.

How to Support Global Diversity in the Workplace

AllyO

Loren how about yourself wondering what is your reaction to you to what attendees are looking to improve for the rest of the year and 2020. The post How to Support Global Diversity in the Workplace appeared first on AllyO.

My Take: How to Engage an Age-Diverse Workforce

GetFive

The labor force of older workers is growing much more quickly than that of younger workers, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and 80 percent of workers intend to work even after retirement. But how can we get the most out of such a diverse group of employees?

Diversity in the workplace: why it matters and how to increase inclusion

Workable

The #MeToo movement, the global rise of immigration, and large-scale political changes such as Brexit and the election of Trump, shed light on – previously overlooked – minority groups and draw our attention toward equal rights, racism, feminism and socio-economic disparities.

How to Hire More Diverse Talent Using Workforce Analytics

Visier

Editor’s note: Improving workforce diversity and inclusion continues to be a top priority for CEOs around the world. In this update of a previous post, we look at what leaders are doing – and can do – to advance diversity in the workplace. Talent Acquisition diversity

Without Retention, Diversity Efforts Fall Short

Reflektive

Building diversity in the workplace is an initiative HR leaders cannot afford to miss. Companies with diverse workforces are proven to deliver higher performance and greater innovation. Therefore, many technology companies are directing large sums of money to increase internal diversity metrics and cultivate a broader pipeline of minority candidates. It is possible the competitive job market is to blame. How to Start Making Change.

How to Take Action: Strategies for Creating a More Diverse and Inclusive Workplace in 2018

HR Daily Advisor

The volatility of 2017 further surfaced a number of longstanding and important issues, like racial and gender equality and diversity of thought in the workplace. Diversity and inclusion are now increasingly top of mind for leaders of organizations due the impact of diversity on bottom lines.

How to Hire More Diverse Talent Using Workforce Analytics

Visier

Editor’s note: Improving workforce diversity and inclusion continues to be a top priority for CEOs around the world. In this update of a previous post, we look at what leaders are doing – and can do – to advance diversity in the workplace.

Doing workplace diversity and inclusion properly

Chief Learning Officer - Talent Management

stores, distribution centers, call centers and its corporate office to host hour-long “inclusion workshops” for its employees. Over the past few years, it’s been effectively proven that a diverse and inclusive workforce gives businesses a competitive edge and leads to higher profitability.

What Makes a Workplace Diversity Program Successful?

Thrive Global

Facebook publishes an annual diversity report —a way to catalog the efforts the company is making toward diversifying its staff, and to report on its progress. While this sounds straightforward, research suggests that these initiatives often don’t work like they’re supposed to.

From Diversity and Inclusion to Belonging

Sergio Caredda

Over the past two decades, many organisations have launched programs in Diversity and Inclusion. D&I initiatives are necessary to win the war for talent, to find and hire a diverse workforce, and to ensure fair practices, but they aren’t sufficient.

C-TEN Insights: Diverse by Design

HRO Today

times more likely to be innovative leaders in their fields. As senior vice president of human resources and diversity and inclusion and chief diversity officer at Freddie Mac , she has made D&I a real priority for the organization.

How to Start (and Sustain) Conversations with Diverse Candidates

Yello

Top talent finds diverse workplaces attractive. If you want to increase your diversity recruitment efforts, here are four important steps to take: Step 1: Listen and Observe. Your goal at this point is to listen and observe. Expand to Individuals on Social Media.

What is diversity?

Workable

The diversity definition refers to the existence of variations of different characteristics in a group of people. To better understand and define diversity, we can think about it in a social context. For example, at work, you might interact with coworkers of different genders, age groups, faiths and so on. While the first things that come to mind when we talk about diversity are race and gender, there’s more than that.

Diversity in the workplace: why it matters and how to increase inclusion

Workable

The #MeToo movement, the global rise of immigration, and large-scale political changes such as Brexit and the election of Trump, shed light on – previously overlooked – minority groups and draw our attention toward equal rights, racism, feminism and socio-economic disparities. Now is the time for HR professionals to focus on diversity in the workplace and reinforcing inclusion not just in words, but in practice. But what exactly is diversity in the workplace?