Seeking Diversity? Step 1 Means Attracting Diverse Candidates

HR Daily Advisor

As employers are increasingly striving to build diversity in their workplaces, recruiting for diversity is taking center stage. Having a diverse workforce as a goal requires making sure hiring managers and recruiters are committed to the organization’s objective.

i4cp Members Recognized by Working Mother Magazine

i4cp

According to Working Mother, these employers exemplify what makes an organization great for working parents through dedication to gender equity, expanded parental leaves, broad fertility benefits, flexible workplaces, employee-resource groups for parents/caregivers, assistance with special needs to include childcare, career development for women, and formal mentoring programs.

Making Social Media Work for You—Not Against You—in Recruiting for Diversity

HR Daily Advisor

Achieving a diverse workforce and learning how to use social media to recruit talent are two common goals for employers. Today’s social media-aided recruiting opens a world of opportunities to find a diverse set of potential employees.

Gaining Strength Through Diversity and Inclusion

TalentCulture

Nowhere do you define your business more clearly and publicly than in your attitude toward diversity and inclusion. A Stronger Business Through Diversity. Without a diverse workforce to provide diverse insight, you are limiting the scope of your customer base.

Retreat on Diversity? Sure!

Great Place to Work

As we wait to see what a new administration could mean for the country, employers and jobs, it might be tempting to pause or pull back from activities that promote diversity and inclusion. Year after year, study after study has shown diversity improves innovation, brand awareness and client retention, and results in higher revenue and gross profits. For three decades, many companies have been paying lip service to diversity. Making Diversity Work.

4 Tips for Better Diverse Team Communication

HR Daily Advisor

Given that communication and diversity acceptance are extremely important for employee engagement, here are four proven tips on how to best handle each: Provide examples when communicating. Magazine’s top 100 Leadership Speakers in the world, as well as Inc. ’s

Why Diversity and Inclusion Are More Important Than Ever

NCHRA

Pursuing to become a diverse and inclusive company is a challenge , not just because of policies like the Trump travel ban, but also communication and cultural barriers, hegemony or the dominance of a particular group in a company, and even the ability to manage a diverse workforce.

INTERVIEW: Shannon Schuyler, Chief Purpose Officer at PwC, on CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion

HR Digest

Adaptability is one of the mainsprings of diversity. While much needs to be done to neutralize our biases and unleash untapped talent – Shannon Schuyler, Chief Purpose Officer of PwC, is already hard to work developing the one asset she feels will help ensure deep-level diversity and inclusion throughout the organization. CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion, Atlanta Summit The HR Digest: Can you point to any single defining moment in your career?

Gaining Strength Through Diversity And Inclusion

SAP Innovation

Nowhere do you define your business more clearly and publicly than in your attitude toward diversity and inclusion. A stronger business through diversity. Without a diverse workforce to provide diverse insight, you are limiting the scope of your customer base.

Why corporate transparency is giving new impetus to diversity and inclusion

cipHR

Many left it to the last minute, with analysis from People Management magazine suggesting that just 15% of employers published their data in the 11 months leading up to April’s deadline, more than 1,500 releasing their reports in the final 24 hours, and a further 1,500 organisations failing to publish their pay gaps in time. Whenever you have a particular focus on a particular group, there’s always a risk that you stop thinking about true inclusion and diversity”.

Hiring for diversity vs. skill sets: How do you find a balance?

Insperity

Efforts to hire for diversity can be challenging. You, the business leader, know you need a workforce diverse in age, skill sets and culture for your business to thrive. When the word “diversity” comes up, business leaders often think first of hiring people outside their usual gender, religion or race. But that’s only part of the diversity equation. Talk openly about the benefits of diversity.

Why Diverse Teams Need To Step Up Their Communication

MapHR

Given that Communication & Diversity Acceptance are seventh and tenth on the list of Top 10 Drivers of Employee Engagement, here are several proven tips on how to best handle each: – Provide examples when communicating. Magazine’s top 100 Leadership Speakers in the world, as well as Inc.’s

Seven Steps to Meaningful Diversity and Inclusion Metrics

i4cp

When it comes to this concept, the success of diversity and inclusion (D&I) programs is no different. To drive and guide a successful plan to diversify an organization or businesses group and make them more inclusive, we need to be able to measure our progress. A lot of D&I practitioners may gleefully note that there is no lack of metrics in the diversity and inclusion space—but which will move the needle on performance?

Chaz Bono’s Journey of Humanity & Courage

Globoforce

Nurturing a culture that celebrates diversity, inclusion, and belonging has always been at the heart of the WorkHuman movement. And now forward-thinking organizations are realizing the ROI of diversity, inclusion, and belonging , and making it a key component of their overall business strategy. The theme of building a work culture grounded in diversity, inclusion, and belonging is woven throughout the WorkHuman conference.

Use These 18 Job Boards to Keep Compliant

TalentCulture

Job boards remain an excellent way to engage talent, especially diverse candidates. One of the more popular means to target diverse candidates is with diversity job boards. The employee percentages for these two specific protected groups change annually. IMB Diversity.

New studies reveal employers’ efforts to improve workplace inclusion aren’t paying off

cipHR

Two recent studies have highlighted persistent failings in employers’ efforts to improve diversity and inclusion in the workplace, particularly for people from minority ethnic backgrounds and LGBT+ workers. Related: Five reasons why diversity and inclusion at work matters.

New studies reveal employers’ efforts to improve workplace inclusion aren’t paying off

cipHR

Two recent studies have highlighted persistent failings in employers’ efforts to improve diversity and inclusion in the workplace, particularly for people from minority ethnic backgrounds and LGBT+ workers. Related: Five reasons why diversity and inclusion at work matters.

Kellogg Company’s Melissa Howell on The Value of Recruiting Veteran Talent

HR Digest

From the vantage point of a lifelong career in human resources, Melissa Howell talked with The HR Digest about the various Diversity & Inclusion programs which have put Kellogg on the global map as one of the top companies for veterans, LGBT employees, and executive women. The HR Digest: Under your leadership, Kellogg Company has taken great strides in the field of diversity and inclusion (D&I). Melissa Howell: Diversity & Inclusion is essentially about culture change.

Peter Fasolo, CHRO at Johnson & Johnson, On the Value of Transformational Growth and Innovation

HR Digest

Many of your employees have spent their entire careers with the group. Such a degree of corporate socialization can also stifle innovation and overall cognitive diversity. Individuals who have the skills and background to move across our businesses have a higher probability of advancing through the organization because we view the diverse experience as a major strength and key driver of innovation and growth.

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Internal recruitment: right or wrong? ~ HR to HR 2.0 and Human.

Strategic HCM

One of my readings today has been an article in HR Magazine: ‘Internal Recruitment: Right or Wrong?’ This one will also feature Isabella Hung at TMS, Lee Moody from Rank, Matthew Jeffery from Autodesk, Marilyn Davidson from APSCo and Steve McNally from The Equality Law Group.

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How to Foster Belonging and Inclusion in the Workplace

BetterUp

Ely and Mandelbaum discussed some of the most effective practices for creating diverse and inclusive work environments, and recruiting diverse teams. They also explored the role purpose can play in helping underrepresented groups internalize a leadership identity.

How to Invest in ALL Employees, Not Just #Millennials

UpstartHR

This article is all about how to meet the varying needs of a diverse workforce. . This understanding is a key reason, according to CFO Magazine, why 80 percent of U.S. Meeting the Needs of a Diverse Workforce.

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Peter Fasolo, CHRO at Johnson & Johnson, On the Value of Transformational Growth and Innovation

HR Digest

Many of your employees have spent their entire careers with the group. Such a degree of corporate socialization can also stifle innovation and overall cognitive diversity. Individuals who have the skills and background to move across our businesses have a higher probability of advancing through the organization because we view diverse experience as a major strength and key driver of innovation and growth.

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3 Must-Read Digital HR and HR Tech Articles of September 2018

Digital HR Tech

The top articles of September feature a business case for onboarding automation, an article on the pipeline opportunity for diversity in tech, a piece on the importance of hiring for soft skills, and a video with our experts explaining what excites them about Organizational Network Analysis (ONA).

These Three Women Are Making Herstory as Workplace Warriors

Cornerstone On Demand

Even today, as a growing number of companies claims to have committed to improving their gender diversity, women constitute a mere 22 percent of C-Suite executives, and only 4 percent of those roles belong to women of color.

Want to Retain Women Leaders? Look Beyond Maternity Leave

HR Bartender

They’ve been consistently included in FORTUNE Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work for in America. it only seems logical and good business sense to consider the largest group. They’ve been consistently included in FORTUNE Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work for in America.

Using Goals to Unite

New to HR

Aside from being able to celebrate and share successes together, it creates a much stronger desire to perform well because the group will know if you have not been pulling your weight. Corporate Human Resources Capabilities diversity Goal Orientated HR New to HR

Paradigm for Parity® Coalition’s 5 Actionable Steps to Gender Equity

Visier

Perhaps this is due to broader talent pools, improved quality of decision-making, and innovation due to diversity of thought as suggested by a McKinsey Report. I certainly saw this first-hand with my own experience in building a diverse team. After five years of hard work, I’m proud to say that my business line was made up of 40% diverse individuals when I left–and we did not sacrifice quality one iota! Instead, prioritize diverse candidate slates and decision-making panels.

Do you make these 7 common HR mistakes?

Interact

Workforce judges companies in seven categories including workplace culture, employee benefits, diversity and inclusion, employee development and talent management, human resources innovation, leadership development and talent acquisition.

HRO Today Announces Finalists for the CHRO of the Year Awards in North America

HRO Today

This year’s group of executives have successfully transformed talent acquisition, employee retention, and organizational culture to drive business results and chart the course for future growth. Tanya Axenson, Vice President, Human Resources, Aerotek and Global Head of HR, Allegis Group.

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The Bamboo Project Blog: Is An Online Identity Necessary and What Should You Do to Maintain It?

The Bamboo Project Blog

A few days ago, I posted on transparency and an excellent article in WIRED magazine on The See-Through CEO. She said: I quoted both you and the Wired article in a discussion in an onlinenetworking group Im in, and got some fairly nasty responses from themoderator.

Strategically Managing Manufacturing Skills Gaps With Learning Analytics

Visier

According to Training magazine’s most recent Training Industry Report, “total 2017 U.S. How to get this metric: Calculate the sum of days to productivity for analysis group and divide that by the number of employees in the analysis group.

How To Master Public Speaking

Everwise

Ashok Kumar Sharma offers an easy first step: Read a newspaper or magazine to your family members. Sims Sterba advises to get a variety of backgrounds in your test audience so the feedback comes from a diversity of perspectives.

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The Top 27 Talent Management Resources

Capterra

A group blog run by members of Oracle’s Fusion HCM team, TalentedApps focuses on everything from compensation to learning management, to brown-nosers at work. Another group blog, this time focused on the intersection of talent management and technology, with a special focus on software.

Blind Hiring in 2019

Astron Solutions

While legal compliance is an important goal, a more beneficial result of fair, balanced, and equitable hiring practices is a more diverse workforce. Increased organizational diversity and inclusion leads to greater organizational success.