How to Balance Cultural Fit with Diversity

ClearCompany Recruiting

Hire for cultural fit, but make sure there’s room for diversity. Because with a strong company culture, employees are happier and more productive and diverse teams outperform less diverse teams by an average of 35%. Cultural Fit diversity hiring

The Diversity and Inclusion Handbook

Lever

The topic of diversity and inclusion in the workplace - D&I, as it’s become known - has never been more prominent than it is today. Diversity & inclusionMany leaders, hiring managers, and their teams are genuinely hungry to build an environment in which candidates from every background have equal access to opportunities, can do their best work, and truly feel like they belong.

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Job Distribution Strategies: Attracting Diversity

Talemetry

Diversity in the workforce is a good thing. In addition to the obvious benefits of aligning employees with multiple cultural and social experiences around your organizational mission, attracting and hiring a diverse workforce is a legal requirement for most organizations.

Diversity Hiring Using a Recruitment Marketing Platform

Talemetry

Diversity hiring and recruitment marketing platforms are hot topics these days, but at first glance, they seem to be fairly unrelated. diversity

5 Ways Diversity Efforts Can Backfire

Lever

Diversity & inclusionThis is a guest post by Vinayak Ranade, founder and CEO of Drafted , which helps companies hire more through referrals. I’m probably going to commit a faux pas in this post. But my intent here is to learn, and help others like me who want to learn.

Google Make Fresh Approach To Become A More Diverse Workforce

Social Talent

Diversity is quickly becoming the most popular buzzword word in the recruitment, with more and more company’s focusing on its importance. More and more companies are now starting to conduct diversity assessments and seems Google have now made an assessment of their own.

10 Diversity Hiring Statistics That Will Make You Think

ClearCompany Recruiting

Companies need diversity. Still, many hiring managers and people in charge don’t see hiring diversity as an issue. For those who think it’s not a problem, here are ten reasons why they need to change their mind about diversity hiring. diversity hiring

Do Employee Referrals Hurt Diversity?

Social Talent

There’s one catch: People gravitate towards – and therefore refer – people who are similar to themselves, meaning a hyperactive referrals program can have the unintended effect of reducing a company’s diversity. Ask for diverse referrals. Make your commitment to diversity known.

Think Different: Why Diversity Recruiting Is More Than Skin Deep.

Recruiting Daily

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Build a Diverse Workforce with These 5 Best Practices in Mind

ClearCompany Recruiting

Higher revenue, better job performance, a more trusted employer brand, and increased customer base are just a few of the benefits of a diverse workforce. Company Culture diversity hiring

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. Diversity diversity hiring Quality of Hire

5 Ways Technology Can Help You With Diversity Recruiting

Social Talent

A new Deloitte survey confirms diversity pays off. They found diverse and inclusive workplaces generate 30% higher revenue per employee and are twice as likely to meet or exceed financial targets. Use software to create job postings that attract diverse candidates.

4 Business Benefits of Diversity in the Workplace

Brazen Recruiting

The cry for diversity in the workplace has reached a boiling point. companies are spending millions annually on diversity programs and initiatives. And you can’t peruse a news website or industry blog without stumbling across a diversity hiring headline.

Cultivating Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace: Introduction

Lever

As an Asian-American female CEO in Silicon Valley, I’m afforded an intimate view into the ever simmering discussion around diversity and inclusion in tech. Diversity & inclusion di-seriesEven more so, because I’m building a company whose job it is to help other companies do their best hiring.

The Case for Diversity Recruiting

Lever

Diversity recruiting helps you find talent from different backgrounds, ethnicities, nationalities, religions, ages, and genders to get a variety of life experiences and perspectives. Plus, your candidates and employees expect diversity. Sixty seven percent of candidates said that a diverse workforce is an important factor when evaluating companies, and 57 percent of employees think their company should be doing more to increase diversity. Diversity & inclusion

How to Recruit for Diversity

Spark Hire

Everyone on your team should know that diversity is a priority at your business. Accessibility is an important part of boosting the diversity found within your organization. Make diversity a part of your company’s brand.

Diversity Hiring and Inclusion: From My Experience

Recruiting Daily

I cringe at the notion that diversity is an economic driver, or that in order to grow a successful company you must hire diverse candidates. News Trends diversity diversity and inclusion diversity recruiting inclusion

Why is Diversity Important in Hiring?

Brazen Recruiting

According to a 2015 McKinsey study , diverse companies perform at least 35% better than their homogeneous counterparts. Not only is a beneficial for your bottom line to recruit a diverse team, it’s common sense in our growingly diverse nation.

Companies Prioritizing Diversity on Glassdoor

Glassdoor for Employers

What’s your current diversity strategy at work? Diversity isn’t just about complying with laws, but rather including all employees from various backgrounds and making your workplace an inclusive and fun place for all. Lyft is proud to support gender diversity in the workplace as well.

Lip Service: Do Recruiters Really Care About Diversity and Inclusion?

Recruiting Daily

Diversity is a big deal. But if you check out the sheer density of diversity related posts on recruiting and HR focused […]. And it’s just not our industry, either.

Diverse Recruiting Initiatives Succeed with Data

The Hiring Site

If developing diverse talent pipelines is important to you — and it should be — the best recruiting tech can help you manage your hiring process so you don’t inadvertently exclude diverse job seekers from your slate of candidates. External market data drives diversity.

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

Social Talent

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.

Diversity matters in recruiting

Jobscience

There comes a time when many recruiters look at the pipeline in their recruitment software and realize they need to work harder to achieve diversity. A diverse workforce is not only more inclusive and open, but has the potential to be more successful as well. While having a diverse workplace should be a goal all it's own, it's more likely to happen if you can demonstrate to executives exactly how diversity benefits the company. Diversity is a winning strategy.

How Diversity Fuels Innovation

Glassdoor for Employers

There’s been a lot of attention lately on the topic of diversity: in society, in the workplace, in business, and—particularly for women—in the technology industry. The business case for diversity. Why diversity makes a difference.

5 Recruiting Tips To Increase Diversity In the Workplace

Ideal

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.

Thinking Out Loud: Diversity

Recruiting Daily

When the topic of diversity comes up, it often becomes a shoulder shrugging, silent session. Blog Posts News Trends diversity diversity hiring diversity recruiting RecruitingEnough already. There's something you can do.

The 4 Biggest Reasons for Diversity Discomfort

Social Talent

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again – Diversity & Inclusion should be one of the biggest if not the biggest priority for organisations in 2016. The second reason for diversity discomfort is apathy.

Diversity’s Revolving Door — With 2x the Turnover, a Diversity Retention Program Is Needed

ERE

Most firms have no idea that they have a revolving door that is bleeding diversity talent, because unexplainably, they don’t measure and report diversity turnover and the cost. Diversity Exit Interviews Onboarding Retention & Engagement Featured

A Step-by-Step Guide to Cultivating Diversity and Inclusion Part 1: Fixing Your Culture

Lever

We believe passionately that diverse and inclusive companies make for more innovative, engaged, and happy teams, and we speak with forward-thinking talent leaders all the time who feel the same. We’re writing this series on how to cultivate diversity and inclusion in the workplace because people are ready for the next level of discourse around diversity and inclusion; one aimed at actual solutions. Diversity & inclusion di-series

50+ Ideas for Cultivating Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

Lever

Nobody’s ever said that diversity and inclusion work is easy. Diversity & inclusionBut having grown a team that recently hit a 50:50 gender ratio (an uncommon feat, especially in Silicon Valley), I can let everyone in on a secret: It’s not rocket science, either.

MOS Deaf: Veteran Recruiting and The Diversity Double Standard.

Recruiting Daily

As I talked about in the first post in this two part series, the fact is, “veterans” are a pretty huge and diverse population. Employers often approach veteran recruiting as a one-size-fits-all approach, but the fact is, there’s no such thing as a “typical” veteran.

3 Ways to Establish an Enviable Diversity Program

The Hiring Site

There’s no denying that over the last few years, diversity initiatives have been thrust into the spotlight. Indeed, it’s one thing to talk about diverse hiring and another to actually implement a diversity program. Retaining a Diverse Workforce.

5 Simple Ways to Improve Diversity Hiring Practices in Your Organisation RIGHT NOW!

Social Talent

The issue of diversity in recruitment and hiring practices is one of the biggest being faced by our industry in 2015 – particularly for those of us recruiting and hiring within technical industries. But why is diversity hiring so important these days?

A Step-by-Step Guide to Cultivating Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace Part 10: The Next Level

Lever

We believe passionately that diverse and inclusive companies make for more innovative, engaged, and happy teams, and we speak with forward-thinking talent leaders all the time who feel the same. We’re writing this series on how to improve diversity and inclusion in the workplace because people are ready for the next level of discourse around diversity and inclusion; one aimed at actual solutions. Diversity & inclusion di-series

Diversity of Thought in Recruiting

The Whiteboard

As the article explains: “Diversity of thought is starting to gain a lot of attention since a workplace that respects and encourages different ways of thinking works more innovatively to bring new ideas to the table,” says Jason Walker, Managing Director of Hays in New Zealand.

Truly Innovative Diversity Hiring is About Will Over Skill

MightyRecruiter

Prominent Diversity Strategist Torin Ellis explains what it takes to build a genuinely effective D&I program If there’s one hiring professional who knows how to revamp a diversity recruiting program, it’s Torin Ellis. And how can you tell if a company is just marketing diversity?

A Step-by-Step Guide to Cultivating Diversity and Inclusion Part 4: Reducing Hiring Bias

Lever

We believe passionately that diverse and inclusive companies make for more innovative, engaged, and happy teams, and we speak with forward-thinking talent leaders all the time who feel the same. We’re writing this series on how to improve diversity and inclusion in the workplace because people are ready for the next level of discourse around diversity and inclusion; one aimed at actual solutions. Diversity & inclusion di-series

Become a Black Belt in Diversity & Inclusion

Social Talent

Why has diversity and inclusion become a core component of the strategy of every business? Because diverse organisations perform better. It has been proven that developing a more diverse team leads to a more enhanced, creative and innovative environment.

A Step-by-Step Guide to Cultivating Diversity and Inclusion Part 6: Committing to Fair Compensation

Lever

We believe passionately that diverse and inclusive companies make for more innovative, engaged, and happy teams, and we speak with forward-thinking talent leaders all the time who feel the same. We’re writing this series on how to improve diversity and inclusion in the workplace because people are ready for the next level of discourse around diversity and inclusion; one aimed at actual solutions. Diversity & inclusion di-series

How to Ensure Gender Diversity: Lessons From High-Tech Firms

The Hiring Site

How do these companies fill their jobs and ensure gender diversity in the process? Lesson: Encourage More Applicant Diversity. Stopping interviewers’ potential bias against women or increasing the diversity of the applicant pool?