Are Your Diversity and Inclusion Efforts Only Skin Deep?

Decision-Wise

In other words, he wanted the reputational benefits of diversity but was missing the more critical advantages that come with the inclusion of diverse thought. Companies that have ethnically diverse leadership teams were 33 percent more likely to outperform their peers.

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. Lever recently co-hosted an amazing webinar panel on Building a Diversity and Inclusion Program from Scratch.

Women Are Leading the Diversity Revolution!

PerformanceICreate

This is not surprising when you consider that most diversity and inclusion initiatives are developed to comply with corporate governance and self-regulation, often under the heading “Corporate Social Responsibility”. Bo Young Lee, diversity and inclusion officer at Uber.

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. How do these carefully designed diversity initiatives fail?

Dice's 2018 Diversity and Inclusion Report

Dice Diversity. The Pipeline Reality Building a Diverse Workforce Dice Diversity and Inclusion Report 2018 3 Diversity &. in Tech Dice’s new Diversity and Inclusion Survey finds that discrimination and. Diversity and Inclusiveness (D&I) are more.

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.

Creating a diverse workforce

360HR

Recruiting and retaining diverse talent is a challenge for many hiring managers, especially those with little or no training in unconscious bias. Which is why diversity and inclusion is increasingly a focus area for Australian businesses. TALK TO A DIVERSITY SPECIALIST.

How To Foster A Thriving Team Via Better Meetings: An Interview With Mamie Kanfer Stewart

15Five

Meetings are tricky things. Better meetings can facilitate innovation and improve your organizational culture. How can the learnings from effective team meetings translate into action? Do you have a practice for kicking-off meetings?

7 Fun Ways to Host Team Meetings

Achievers

Team meetings are renowned for being boring and, to many employees, a waste of time. In fact, one survey shows that over 75% of meeting participants are annoyed by meetings they deem unnecessary, and many more will agree they find them boring, even if it’s just from time to time.

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.

Workday Chief Diversity Officer: Our Approach to Diversity and Inclusion

Workday

Earlier this year, I joined Workday as its first-ever chief diversity officer. The chief diversity officer role is relatively new in many organizations, and like others in this position, I’m still learning every day. Diversity is About Embracing Everyone.

Eye on Diversity

HRO Today

Make no mistake, creating and maintaining a diverse workforce is both a business imperative and a huge challenge for today’s employers. Researching the subject back in 2012, McKinsey found companies ranking in the top quartile of executive-board diversity experienced 53 per cent higher returns on equity, on average, than those in the bottom quartile. HR leaders must be proactive in ensuring their businesses retain that diversity and make the most of it in every way they can. “HR

7 Strategies to Hire Diversity of Thought In Your Organization

Achievers

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. Develop relationships with diversity related organizations.

Why Meetings Matter

Future of Work

“A meeting is an indispensable tool – if you don’t want to get anything done.” It is by rethinking and transforming those millions of meetings and other corporate conversations that take place in hallways, offices, and conference rooms around the globe.

How HR Can Tackle Diversity Using the Rooney Rule

Visier

In August 2015, the need for more workforce diversity was spotlighted in a big way when President Obama issued a call to action to technology companies, encouraging them to hire more women and minorities by implementing the Rooney Rule. Metric to watch: Diversity of interviewed candidates.

Diversity and Inclusion Across All Levels

Everwise

Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) initiatives are more relevant now than ever. As we become more connected across markets and have greater access to each other at work through globalization in all its forms, companies must engage a range of diverse talent to maintain their competitiveness.

Diversity, Inclusion and the Case for Better Business Performance

Lighthouse

Through researching diversity studies I discovered: the importance of and difference between diversity and inclusion, the relationship between diversity and inclusion and business performance, and some best practices for implementing the two in your company. Diversity.

Are Your Policies As Diverse As Your People? If Not, Evolve Your Programs To Meet Employees' Needs

Forbes Leadership Strategy

Diverse programs and benefits not only create a more inclusive workplace, they enable people — and families — to truly succeed Today’s families come in all shapes and sizes.

Diversity and inclusion in the workplace: Are employers doing enough?

ThoughtFarmer

If you are having trouble understanding the importance of diversity and inclusion (D&I) in the workplace, you aren’t alone. Spurred by a growing social consciousness, businesses are slowing making a more concerted effort to improve diversity and inclusion in the 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 and Inclusion – Not All Actions Are Good Actions

PerformanceICreate

HR professionals are frequently called upon to help the members of an organization understand what Diversity and Inclusion is all about. Hint – if you chose “a” then you may not understand Diversity and Inclusion as well as you should. Situation 2: You manage a team that is visibly diverse, but there are two members who don’t seem to contribute in group discussion and debate as much as the others. Put them in charge of the next team meeting.

C-TEN Insights: Diverse by Design

HRO Today

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. Jacqueline Welch: We are committed to embedding diversity and inclusion into all of our business efforts.

Employee Referrals: A Players, Diversity Hiring, and Key Benefits

UpstartHR

Using Referrals to Improve Diversity Diversity has become an HR buzzword, thrown around in meetings and leveraged for positive PR, but what does diversity really mean? Legally, diversity refers to the age, socioeconomic background, gender, race and ethnicity differences in your workforce. Diversity sourcing, by extension, is a dedicated effort to attract, engage, and hire a diverse slate of candidates.

Want to Meet in 2018?

UpstartHR

SilkRoad user conference – topics: Talent Mobility Strategy; Diversity and Inclusion; Employee Engagement and Business Results. One of my favorite things about working on upstartHR these last 8 years is being able to meet each of you when I’m attending an event, so please ping me if you are going to be somewhere so we can connect! As the year winds down one of the things I’m spending time on is scheduling out my 2018 year. Travel, conferences, speaking, etc.

Age Diversity in the Workplace: 5 Lessons from The Intern

Digital HR Tech

It’s a film starring Anne Hathaway and Robert De Niro and although I doubt it was the writer’s intention, it’s about age diversity in the workplace. Age diversity means skill diversity. Age diversity opens the mind. Age diversity creates mutual mentors.

6 Ways to Improve Diversity In Your Workplace

Everwise

Malcolm Forbes, American entrepreneur and publisher of Forbes Magazine, once described diversity as “the art of thinking independently together.”. Valuing diversity increases your company’s viewpoints, skills and experiences. Achieving gender and ethnic diversity may feel complex.

Science-Backed Ways to Run Better Meetings

Globoforce

Nearly every spoof of corporate office culture has taken a dig at meetings ( this skit about real life conference calls is one of my favorites). I don’t think it would be an exaggeration to say meetings are the bane of our existence at work. Eliminating meetings is a false goal.

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.

How AI Can Improve Interviews, Diversity and Productivity

HRExecutive

Additionally, she says, AI can help when it comes to metrics for tracking diversity and inclusion. She points out that “although people teams should always be responsible for listening and responding to diversity and inclusion issues, AI might help with some of the analytics and themes.”

Diverse Viewpoints, One HR System

PeopleStrategy

This group sets the system rules, manages the user population and permissions, and needs to ensure the system can meet the needs for compliance and reporting purposes. The post Diverse Viewpoints, One HR System appeared first on PeopleStrategy.

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Making a Difference With a Diverse Workforce

DATIS

Today, organizations continue to evolve to meet the needs of the modern workforce. Diversity in the Workforce. In fact, a diverse workplace can make a measurable difference in organizational collaboration and innovation , delivering a multitude of benefits that produce positive business outcomes. According to a report by SHRM , 41% of managers say they are “too busy” to implement diversity initiatives. Diversity fosters development and expansion.

Meet Your Speakers: Government Internal Communications Training

Advanced Learning Institute

Krohn : I’d like those who attend to understand how important culture is, that culture can, in fact, be changed, and that today’s diverse workforce responds to innovative communications channels and tactics.

Recruiting a Diverse Workforce in Healthcare

Hospital Recruiting

The prevailing wisdom is that a diverse workforce in the healthcare industry can lead to better patient outcomes. Moving toward a more diverse facility is something almost every healthcare provider should prioritize. Developing a Diversity Protocol. Andriy Popov/123RF.com.

7 Reasons Why a Diverse Workplace Equals Business Success

Rise

We believe in the value of a diverse workplace. And in any diverse workplace, people are bound to see things differently from time to time. Here’s how a diverse workplace leads to success for your business. Diversity trumps ability,” according to recent research findings.

AI and the Search for a More Diverse Workforce

HR Daily Advisor

Any executive or hiring professional, particularly in tech, knows that recruiting and retaining diverse talent is one of the biggest challenges in the industry. study , researchers discovered that greater gender diversity on the executive team could positively affect performance.