How to Build High-Performing Diverse Teams at Work

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Today, businesses are facing immense pressure to build diverse teams at work, with several high-profile organizations compelled to divulge their diversity and inclusion statistics. The benefits of having diverse teams at work.

What You Won’t Hear At The Diversity Task Force Meeting

Fistful of Talent

Diversity, Inclusion & Equity extends far deeper than rhetoric. We are realistic about how deeply seeded the issues are that prevent organic inclusion and acceptance in the first place, because we are experienced enough to know that Diversity, Inclusion and Equity remains a heavy lift.

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Diversity Identifiers

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Due to the last few months’ unfortunate global events, diversity hiring and diversity recruiting training are the two topics getting a lot – if not most – Social Media attention within our industry. Diversity Sourcing is not Rocket Science. work at a for-profit.

Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace: Benefits and Challenges

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The positive impact of diversity and inclusion is no longer debatable. According to Deloitte, diverse companies enjoy 2.3 Gartner found that inclusive teams improve team performance by up to 30 percent in high-diversity environments. What is diversity and inclusion?

Build Diverse Tech Teams: Strategies for Hiring & Reskilling Your Workforce

Learn from the experts at HR Dive, Guardian Life, Axios, Vettery, and General Assembly about common biases within the talent sourcing process and strategies for improving diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

Is Your Company Really Ready for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion?

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are more than policies, more than quotas to fill. It’s about giving all underrepresented groups a real seat at the table. Diversity Equity & Inclusion at the Ford Foundation. Diversity and Inclusion Efforts That Really Work.

9 Companies Around the World That Are Embracing Diversity in a BIG Way

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Diverse organisations perform better. Higher levels of ethnic diversity increase revenue by a whopping 15%. According to Glassdoor, 67% of active and passive job seekers say that when evaluating companies and job offers, it is important to them that the company has a diverse workforce.

We Want More Diverse Hires!

Fistful of Talent

There hasn’t been one leader in the past few years that hasn’t wanted to talk about one of two things (which usually go together): We need more hires We need to increase our diversity. Getting more diverse hires isn’t as hard as we think, or in better terms, we are making getting more diverse hires harder on ourselves! A recent study by economists illustrates this fact when it comes to getting more diverse students into higher ed programs.

Techniques For Training On Diversity In The Workplace

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Guest blog by Claudia Jeffrey – Product Manager at King Essay. By administering training on diversity, managers, supervisors, and directors can take definite action to promote an all-inclusive atmosphere. Large organizations dispense online diversity training to their employees to bridge the gap between cultures. As the world is becoming increasingly multiethnic, there are times when diversity training is imperative.

15 Reasons Why Technology is Crucial to Diversity Hiring

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Diversity hiring is hiring based on ensuring the process and procedure is free from bias based on age, race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, and other personal characteristics that are irrelevant to their job performance. Today, HR technology is playing a large role in eliminating bias when hiring and enabling diversity recruitment initiatives. ClearCompany breaks down why: Establish Job Descriptions That Attract Diverse Candidates.

Black or White: Moving Beyond the Traditional Diversity & Inclusion Box

Speaker: Elena Valentine, CEO of Skillscout, and Nancy Harris, CEO of Restart Consulting LLC

“But, if you're thinkin' about my baby, It don't matter if you're black or white.”. Michael Jackson’s popular song from the early 90’s only touched on one aspect of diversity. As time has progressed, we recognize that diversity extends far beyond just “black or white.” But often times, that is the focus of our diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives. And with this narrow focus, we can become trapped “in a box “ that inadvertently overlooks other aspects of DE&I. This can lead to employees feeling frustrated and our programs spinning in circles with no real progress. We’re here to disrupt your thinking and approach to traditional DE&I. This highly interactive session will have you seeing more than just “black or white.".

Why Diversity Training Matters and How to Build a Program

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A diverse team is no longer a simple aspiration. Diverse companies enjoy 2.3 times higher cash flow per employee and a BCG study found that companies with diverse management teams had a 19% increase in revenue compared to their less diverse counterparts.

12 Diversity Statistics That Will Make You Rethink Your Hiring Decisions

ClearCompany Recruiting

UPDATE 6/2020: This article has been updated to reflect newer statistics found on diversity hiring. For more articles on diversity in the workplace, take a look at these: Build a Diverse Workforce with These 5 Best Practices in Mind. How to Balance Cultural Fit with Diversity. Companies need diversity. Unfortunately, hiring diversity is an issue that has only recently begun to improve. The Biggest Reason Companies Avoid Hiring Diversity?

The Difference Between Diversity and Inclusion

ClearCompany Recruiting

Diversity is inviting people to the party, but inclusion is asking them to dance. Diversity and inclusion are often used synonymously, but that's a common mistake. Diversity in the workforce has been shown to be a fantastic boon to business—one that is hard to ignore in such a competitive environment. Diverse companies outperform other organizations by 33%. 57% of employees think their companies should be more diverse. Diversity makes businesses better.

SocialTalent Live: Diversity, equity and inclusion – What we learned

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It seemed more than appropriate that our first one should centre on diversity , equity and inclusion. It is the defining issue facing industries at the moment. Diversity and inclusion is everyone’s responsibility and this is the message that needs to be articulated.

Designing Equitable Performance: How to Create Fair, Inclusive Assessments

Speaker: Aubrey Blanche & Sahra Kaboli-Nejad

We are all susceptible to bias and strive to mitigate it through reading, taking classes, and participating in trainings - yet, it seems like these aren’t driving the change we need. Women tend to receive vague, personality-based feedback, where men tend to receive performance related feedback. Work completed by Black men is more likely to be rated as lower quality than White men. And Black women face these overlapping biases in even more extreme ways. So what can we do to address the inequities in the system? Look at the system itself - are we designing an equitable performance system that benefits everyone? Join Culture Amp’s Global Head of Equitable Design and Impact, Aubrey Blanche, along with Diversity, Equity, and Belonging Lead Sahra Kaboli-Nejad, to discuss how we can re-evaluate our performance management systems. We will discuss the benefits of designing a system at every level (individual, manager, and organization) to help mitigate bias and ultimately create a system that finally succeeds at what it is supposed to do - improve performance.

Emotional Intelligence Is Essential for Diverse Workforces

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Workplace diversity is commonly viewed through the lens of representation—by increasing the number of employees with certain backgrounds and experiences, companies demonstrate their commitment to equality and fairness. How EI Equips Employees to Flourish in Diverse Companies.

Diversity & Inclusion Checklist

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Diversity and inclusion (D&I) are often mentioned in the same sentence, because an inclusive organization can't exist without a diverse workforce. And an organization must be inclusive in order to retain its diverse staff. Define diversity and inclusion at your company.

Diversity–Are We There Yet?

Fistful of Talent

He looked at my hand, looked me directly in the eye and said: “ I am waiting for the person in charge of HR, will he be joining us? Though not uncommon, moments like this continue to disrupt my comfort zone, in a good way, because I am reminded that there are miles to go before we reach the diversity promise land. Is it possible that a black man in an HR leadership capacity is uncommon in his line of work in a day and age where diversity is every organization’s middle name?

Celebrating Pride and Committing to Action: Inclusion & Diversity at AGS

Allegis Global Solutions

We are committed to fostering inclusion in the workplace at AGS. This year, AGS President Chad Lane joined more than 700 CEOs and Presidents as part of the CEO Action for Diversity and Inclusion. AGS is one of more than 600 companies in 85 industries that have pledged the following three core commitments

Think Outside of the Proverbial Box: Harness the Power of Data in D&I Recruitment

Speaker: Gabriel Hitt, Senior Employer Brand Advisor, Universum Global

If 2020 has shown us anything, it is that change can happen quickly and at any time. As the events of social injustice have served as a catalyst for many organizations to refocus on D&I recruitment strategy, it’s important to take a step back and think outside of the proverbial “come work for us because diversity is important right now” box. While there are proven best practices, lasting and impactful results are achieved through differentiation, authenticity, and creativity. Join Gabriel Hitt as he discusses how you can build an effective D&I recruitment strategy by harnessing the power of data and keeping the interests of your audience at heart.

Top 10 Diversity Videos

Ongig

A solid stance on Diversity & Inclusion is the foundation of many successful companies. Our CEO, Rob Kelly wrote about 5 of the Best Diversity And Inclusion Videos in 2019, but with diversity taking center stage due to the recent Black Lives Matter movement, we wanted to find a few more.

Recent Trends in Inclusion and Diversity Training

JazzHR

Has the extent of your diversity and inclusion training been boardroom presentations with sad-looking PowerPoints and bored looking HR reps? Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) is a reality of today’s workforce. L&D Report from findcourses.com reveals that companies that have grown over the past year are 72% more likely to boast high diversity in their organizations, compared to companies that haven’t grown. Diversity and Inclusion: The New Normal.

Comparing Top Diversity Sourcing Tools

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I’ve been interested in diversity sourcing for many years now. I’ve helped build sourcing teams and have created sourcing strategies designed to address diversity challenges at several companies, including Fannie Mae, Starbucks, and Apple. Today, we have strong evidence that companies with diversity initiatives are more likely to outperform those without one. For recruiting, this means an increasing need for pipelines of diverse, qualified talent.

LinkedIn Builds ATS and Launches New Diversity Insights

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LinkedIn knows how to put on a show, and this year they didn’t disappoint at its annual Talent Connect Conference in Anaheim, California. The headliner this morning was CEO Jeff Weiner and the announcement from Sarah Beth Anders that LinkedIn is building a new applicant tracking system (ATS), set to launch in the middle of 2019.

When Recruiter Priorities Compete: Fill Speed, Growing Req Loads, and Diversity

It’s a question as old as the recruiting profession itself: How many reqs should one recruiter handle at a time? Even in our data-driven age of hard metrics and objective assessments, the answer is: It depends. Download this White Paper to discover the key factors that go into finding your answer to the req load question.

How to Build Diversity Hiring into an Existing Process

ClearCompany Recruiting

We’ve discussed why things such as diversity and inclusion are so important in the workplace, and we’ve talked about how you can improve diversity factors within your own team. After all, experience and brand start at the beginning of the candidate funnel ; when they first interact with your company. Diversity diversity hiring Quality of Hire

Boolean Hacks to Source Diverse Talent

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Need help finding diverse candidates for your roles? I put together a quick list of Boolean String hacks to find and source diverse candidates online. Finding URM engineering programs at Colleges or Universities. Finding Diverse Conferences. Boolean Strings Diversity

Using automation to help hiring diversity

JazzHR

The benefits of diversity are numerous. Not only is diversity hiring ethical, but it also brings many tangible benefits to an organization. Research from McKinsey & Company found that organizations in the top quartile for racial and ethnic diversity are 35% more likely to have above-average financial returns. The benefits of diversity are clear, but hiring teams often lack the time and resources to ensure their talent selections are diverse.

We're Looking at the Wrong Workplace Diversity Numbers

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Hiring and retention are just the beginning. Hiring

Applied AI in Talent

AI is both disrupting and transforming everything about workforce management. For HR leaders, that means changing the types of skills and competencies companies need, changing the way existing employees do their jobs, and altering the recruiting landscape. This handbook looks at how AI is shaping the way we think about workforce planning and development at the highest levels.

5 Tips for Recruiting a Diverse Workforce

JazzHR

A lot of focus is placed on how to create diverse work cultures, but having a diverse workforce also largely depends on your recruitment efforts. Recruiting employees of different backgrounds and cultures is key to creating a truly supportive and inclusive atmosphere at your organization. Here are five tips for improving your diversity recruiting: Advertise the opening on diverse networks. Ensure management is diversity-focused.

How to Increase Diversity in the Workplace

Hireology

Diversity and inclusion have for a long while been hot button issues in the workplace. All that to say, hiring employees from diverse backgrounds isn’t simply a fad that will die down — it’s a necessity to have a workforce that represents the world we live in. . Why is Diversity Important? . The impacts of a diverse team reach all corners of your business. So, if you want your business to be ahead of the curve, a diverse workforce is absolutely essential. .

How Post Business Recovery Will Benefit by Focusing on Diversity and Inclusion

CakeHR

Diversity and inclusion has been one such area that until the emergence and unfolding of the COVID-19 pandemic, had gained a worthy focus and significant momentum. Naturally this effect extends to business operations and their diversity focus as well. Why focus on diversity matters.

3 Tactics to Ensure Diversity and Inclusion Are at the Forefront of Your Recruiting Funnel

Recruiting Daily

The benefits of having a diverse and inclusive workforce have been well documented. We know organizational diversity is good for business with positive effects on revenue, but it can impact more than just your bottom line. Candidate Sourcing Featured News diversity diversity and inclusion inclusion Recruiting SourcingIn fact, one study shows that organizations with inclusive cultures are: 3X as likely to be high […].

Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

Recruiting How to use AI and machine learning to ensure diversity in the. 154% A Mckinsey diversity study concluded that companies in. the top quartile of diversity performance generate 35%. potentially at risk due to advancements in AI technology. thus would not be much good at making sound. Building AI to Unlearn Bias in. workforce By the creators of AllyO, the end-to-end AI recruiter www.allyo.com hello@allyo.com Bias is a problem we.

Tech Giants Focus on Diversity Hiring

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A handful of Silicon Valley’s biggest tech firms are rolling out their annual diversity reports, with some only seeing incremental progress in diversifying their ranks. Other firms that have dedicated diversity pages on their Websites, including Microsoft , will likely update their data soon.). “We The official language was much the same over at Google. “We’re Google, like many tech giants, has taken a multi-pronged approach to addressing its diversity issue.