How to Keep Your Virtual Meetings Efficient and Productive

Thrive Global

But even with technology to keep us connected and productive , collaborating with teammates over instant messenger and keeping meetings focused over video conferences can be challenging. Otherwise, I ask to be briefed on the meeting output in an email afterwards.”.

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.

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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.

6 Ways to Support Your Workforce Through Times of Uncertainty

Cornerstone On Demand

It’s not always easy to keep your business running smoothly during these trying times—especially when crises are dominating headlines—but it’s up to HR to ensure employees remain motivated and reassured. Here are a few ways to support your workforce during times of uncertainty.

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.

7 Strategies to Hire Diversity of Thought In Your Organization

Achievers

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.

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 objective is to discover and discuss new ways to meet the new employees of the future. So no pressure to attend every event during the three days. Just like the above one (happening at the same time), the event is located in the impressive venue of the Florida Hotel.

HR Conferences to Attend in 2019

Ongig

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. An award-winning diversity and inclusion strategy. 2019 Inclusive Diversity Conference (May 6-7 in San Francisco, CA). Designing for diversity. I’d like to request your approval to attend [HR conference], [date] in [city].

Science-Backed Ways to Run Better Meetings

WorkHuman

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.

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.

Meet Your Speakers: Government Internal Communications Training

Advanced Learning Institute

Here’s what they had to say… Why is this conference important for internal communications professionals to attend? Croy : This is one of the few times we can truthfully claim WE ARE THE AUDIENCE.

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. A diversity recruitment strategy can help. .

How to Attend an HR Conference (and make it worth your while)

Silkroad

Think about the last conference you attended. That’s why today’s episode is focused on how to get the most out of the HR conferences you attend. I attend a lot of conferences. I meet people. I meet vendors.

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 objective is to discover and discuss new ways to meet the new employees of the future. So no pressure to attend every event during the three days. Personal & Chef is the largest event and meeting place for anyone who works and develops staff in the Nordics.

Meet an Internal Communicator: Dave Cordero, PGA Tour

Advanced Learning Institute

While I did spend some time covering sports for various newspapers, including the school paper at the University of Southern California, I majored in Public Relations and quickly found that I enjoyed working with media to pitch and shape stories. Diversity is key.

Millennials: More Diverse than Boomers

Write it Right LLC

They’re too into themselves to be team players at work, they don’t show up for work on time, if they show up at all, they don’t work hard, etc., According to statistics , Millennials are 30% more diverse than the Baby Boomer generation. Who do they meet?

Chief Diversity Officer Carin Taylor: Celebrating Our Differences at Workday

Workday

Having a diverse and inclusive workplace is a priority for most organizations. And like most priorities, it takes a team and a set of goals to address diversity and inclusion (D&I). Workday Chief Diversity Officer Carin Taylor. “As Everybody’s Diverse in Their Own Way.

3 Reasons Physical Offices & Face-to-Face Meetings Are Not Going Away

Workplace Psychology

The traditional, physical office is not going away any time soon despite advances in technology allowing people to work remotely , either at a home office, coworking space, virtual office, or another remote location (such as a coffee shop, library, or bookstore).

How to Support Global Diversity in the Workplace

AllyO

The post How to Support Global Diversity in the Workplace appeared first on AllyO.

Managing A Diverse Team: The Importance Of Saying ‘Hello’ In 9 Languages

SuccessFactors

My formula for successfully managing a diverse team? Managing a marketing team in such a diverse area is a multilayered challenge. Over time, I have developed kind of an own metric for each country that helps me in my daily job. Managing a diverse team.

From 98% men to 55% women: 5 tips for gender diversity in tech sales

Workable

Rachel Bates knows a lot about diversity in tech sales – or lack thereof – in Boston’s thriving tech sector. Her wake-up moment was noticing a glaring lack of gender diversity in the tech industry when interviewing for new opportunities in late 2016. “My

Why Entelo Invests in Diversity & Inclusion

Entelo

Having a diverse and an inclusive company is a critical component of what makes Entelo thrive, and we’re always thinking of new ways to encourage diverse perspectives and a company dynamic that represents us all. They foster such a great diverse and inclusive culture and it truly shows.”

HRE Column: #HRTech and Diversity and Inclusion

Steve Boese

This month, I take a look at some of the HR Technology developments that are helping organizations work through the challenges and opportunities of an increased focus on diversity, inclusion, and fairness. HR HR Tech HRExec Technology diversity

can I compare attending college to working a full-time job in my cover letter?

Ask a Manager

I have been trying to spin my college years as actually working a full-time job in my cover letter. What I mean is comparing attending college full-time to having a full-time job. For example, showing up to classes on time is just like showing up to work on time. Here is what I have so far for my cover letter concerning my college years: “Attending college has been my full-time job for the last four years.

Blindfolding Your Bias: How to Make Diversity an HR Staple

Namely

Diversity—it’s a key to good business. Whether you’re a tech firm, a hotel, or a hospital, diverse employees can only bring good things to your company. Plus, in a more diverse and inclusive workforce, individual discretionary effort improves by 12%.

From 98% men to 55% women: 5 tips for gender diversity in tech sales

Workable

Rachel Bates knows a lot about diversity in tech sales – or lack thereof – in Boston’s thriving tech sector. Her wake-up moment was noticing a glaring lack of gender diversity in the tech industry when interviewing for new opportunities in late 2016. “My

“How Diversity Can Increase a Company’s Bottom Line”,With Fotis Georgiadis & JD Miller

Thrive Global

As a part of our series about “How Diversity Can Increase a Company’s Bottom Line”, I had the pleasure of interviewing JD Miller. As Motus’ first senior LGBTQ leader, JD has promoted a balance of diverse and inclusive perspectives and backgrounds.

AFROTECH silences the rumors of ‘not-enough’ diverse talent available in TECH

Thrive Global

CEO Morgan DeBaun attend AfroTech 2019 at Oakland Marriott City Center on November 09, 2019 in Oakland, California. Why more American firms are investing in diversity and inclusion programs and conferences.

Can Technology Help with Workplace Diversity?

Cronofy

When companies are diverse, their employees are happier and more engaged. Diverse companies not only save money, but they earn more, too. Businesses that are culturally diverse earn 35% more than companies that aren’t. And yet the lack of diversity in business is still an issue. It can even teach us more about diversity. From hiring right through to exit interviews, technology can help you build more diverse, more successful teams. Taking time out.

How I Meet 500+ Customers a Year as a CEO

Business2Community Leadership

My favorite part of the job of running Gainsight is the diversity of people with whom I get to interact across all our stakeholders—teammates, their families, clients, partners, investors, and even folks in our community. of their time with clients, I was shocked.

How to Hold a Retreat or Meeting Where New Thinking Emerges

Conversation Matters

I attended a meeting a number of years ago that has remained in my mind as the ideal meeting where new thinking can emerge. I want to describe that meeting and then tease out the design characteristics that led to such memorable results.

Real Accountability: How to Measure Your Company’s Diversity Hiring Efforts

Eightfold

Diversity boosts the bottom line. A McKinsey & Company report found that companies in the top 25 percent for racial and ethnic diversity are 35 percent more likely to have financial returns above their industry’s median. Diversity boosts innovation, too.

A Diversity Hiring Platform's CEO Shares 4 Tactics for Building More Diverse Teams

Linkedin Talent Blog

Like many others, Porter Braswell has a diversity challenge at his company. And research has shown time and time again just how important this is to a company's success. But, building truly diverse companies isn't easy. Are you getting a more diverse slate of applicants?

Lessons from our research: Ways to build a diverse, inclusive organization

HR Times

With all the press we read about diversity, inclusion, women in leadership, and the need to be open-minded about religious and cultural differences, one might ask “Is 2016 going to be the year of diversity in business?” times higher cash flow per employee over a three-year period.

Diversity in the Workplace: Good for People, Good for Business

SumTotal

A few years back I attended a panel presentation featuring many prominent business executives discussing diversity and inclusion (D&I) to an audience of HR leaders. Teams that follow an inclusive process make decisions 2X faster with 1/2 the meetings.