Diversity and inclusion in the workplace: removing the barriers to finding top talent

Workable

After realizing their own offices were hard to access via public transport, they set up employee shuttles to make the commute easier for everyone. To reinforce diversity in the hiring process: Use inclusive language in your job ads and across all your communication.

Looking to Hire Veterans? Knock Down Barriers Hiding in Recruiting Practices

Recruiting Daily Advisor

He also explains why employers should reach out to veterans as a way to bring needed diversity of experience to the workplace. Candidate Pools & Proactive Recruiting Diversity candidates Hire Veterans HR RecruitCon

8 Completely Unmissable Recruitment News Stories this Week – 17th August 2015

Social Talent

The follower had told them that he had been fired from his job at a transport company after his boss found out that he was gay. With such a fragmented and geographically diverse workforce this is no accident – the friendly culture has been nurtured from within.

How Can Employers Better Serve Veterans’ Needs?

Recruiting Daily Advisor

The survey can be used to help all employers better understand what they can do to attract this important source of diverse talent. Candidate Pools & Proactive Recruiting Diversity Evan Guzman Hire Veterans job search Recruit Veterans Retain Veterans Veteran Hiring Veterans Day

6 Unmissable Recruitment News Stories this Independence Day – 4th July 2016

Social Talent

Job seekers were looking for work in fields including marketing, human resources, engineering, transportation and retail. In recruitment news this week: New LinkedIn Report Reveals the Latest Job Seeking Trends.

10 Tips for Recruiting People with Disabilities in Job Descriptions

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

Hand, Carry, Lift, Reach or Throw Move, Install, Operate, Manage, Puts, Places, Transfer, Transport Must transport boxes of refrigerators from shipping dock to truck. Writing Job Descriptions Diversity InclusionPeople with disabilities can, of course, be your most productive workers. But just one word or phrase could make them feel excluded. These exclusionary words are often around the physical demand of the job.

An HR’s guide to the SHRM 2019 Annual Conference and Exposition

Hacker Earth

Register for the event before the rates shoot up, book your hotel rooms in advance, and keep your transportation costs in check. Diversity & Inclusion Hiring Automation Recruiter Tips Talent Assessment

5 Steps for Creating a Culture That Attracts and Welcomes Employees with Disabilities

Linkedin Talent Blog

With competition for skilled workers at a high and an increased focus on diversity, companies have started to recruit in often overlooked talent pools, including veterans, women returning to the workplace, older workers, and individuals without college degrees. Diversity

2018: The Year in Search

Indeed

The diverse results give us an intriguing series of snapshots from around the world. At the end of each year, we at Indeed like to look back and see which trends in job search were on the rise and which were on the decline.

Empathy Doesn’t Need to Happen in a Vacuum

Brandon Hall

HCM Today Human Resources Today diversity empathy inclusion Virtual RealityBy Cliff Stevenson , Principal Analyst, Talent Management and Workforce Management, Brandon Hall Group. As part of my job (seriously!)

4 Key Trends You Need To Know When Recruiting For The CPG Sector

Ideal

Much like any consumer sector such as banking and insurance, the CPG industry is prioritizing diversity and inclusion in their recruiting in order to create a workforce that reflects the demographics of its consumer base. Are you wondering what the key trends in CPG recruitment are today?

You’re 10 Years Too Late To Get Amazon. Maybe 30.

Fistful of Talent

It has the transportation systems, building stock, and talent base that companies need and desire for their headquarters. NYC/NYS has embarked on massive infrastructure investment to upgrade its transportation hubs like LGA and Penn Station. NYC has the most diverse workforce in the US.

The Gender Pay Gap Isn’t Just About Discrimination

Jibe

The report found that this “adjusted” pay gap, taking the statistical controls into account, was highest in health care (7.2%), insurance (7.2%), mining & metals (6.8%), transportation & logistics (6.7%), and media industries (6.6%).

Women in Trucking: How They’re Disrupting the Industry

Indeed

To learn more about the opportunities for women in trucking and transportation, we spoke with Ellen Voie , founder and CEO of the nonprofit Women in Trucking Association (WIT). There are many benefits of trucking and transportation careers that women may not be aware of, Voie says.

The 20 Hottest Companies for Job Seekers in 2018

Indeed

Just as job seekers are diverse, so we see a wide range of industries reflected in the hottest companies top 20 — everything from tech to transportation to health care, aerospace, food and services. But as for who places first, it’s none other than transportation-tech trailblazer Tesla. Meanwhile, a considerably older transportation company, Enterprise Holdings , places third. With the unemployment rate hitting record lows, the battle for talent is on.

Success in the Future of Work: What it Means to Be Human

Visier - Talent Acquisition

In the next 10 years, robots could take over jobs from accounting to medicine to transportation—and that’s a frightening prospect for many. Collaboration in the new future of work is grounded in the idea that inclusive thinking from diverse backgrounds creates better solutions.

An HR’s guide to the SHRM 2019 Annual Conference and Exposition

Hacker Earth

Register for the event before the rates shoot up, book your hotel rooms in advance, and keep your transportation costs in check. Diversity & Inclusion Hiring Automation Recruiter Tips Talent Assessment

High Demand, High Pay: 10 Opportunities for People Without College Degrees

Indeed

One of the most interesting — and perhaps encouraging — things about the list is its diversity. Instead, we see demand for a broad range of skills and experience, ranging from management to transport, agriculture and health.

3 Ways to Improve Your Employees Business Writing Skills

CakeHR

Training your employees within the organization premises helps to save on transportation costs. Business writing is a critical component of organizational communication that can help build your brand, increase its, visibility, and improve its reputation.

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Womble Bond Dickinson: Getting to Know You with Sonru

Sonru

Womble Bond Dickinson focus on eleven key sectors: Energy and Natural Resources, Financial Institutions, Healthcare, Insurance, Manufacturing, Real Estate; Retail and Consumer, Transport, Logistics and Infrastructure; Life Sciences and Pharmaceuticals, Technology and Private Wealth.

Why Recruiting Veterans Could be the Best Thing for Your Company

Visibility Software Recruiting

Diverse skills. Diverse workforce. Transportation. Military vets embrace diversity with ease, and add valuable viewpoints and experiences to the workplace.The veteran workforce has everything you need, and they join the ranks of civilian job seekers every day.

How to Add Talent Analytics To Your Recruitment Strategy

Ideal

Make diversity a part of the process. Diversity recruiting is still proving to be a challenge for many companies. Without the right data, it’s difficult to know whether you’re hitting your diversity targets and ensuring equity during the recruiting process. With U.S.

We’re Positive that Pre-Employment Drug Screening is Changing

Newton Software

For example, the Department of Transportation requires routine screens for interstate truck drivers. Diversity and drug screening. A key reason drug screening is a point of discussion is because of the important emphasis on workplace diversity and inclusivity.

Roundup: The Rights, Wrongs and Downright Weirds of The Recruiting World

Social Talent

But this public transport company, that employees 3,500 people, has been taking drastic steps to effect a new Diversity & Inclusion Policy. As we march steadily towards International Women’s Day it’s important to think of diversity and inclusion on different scales.

Top 4 Industries Hiring Right Now

JazzHR

This means there are many open positions in a diverse range of industries. Shipping and transportation. As the American economy grows, more and more drivers will be needed to transport goods and materials. The American economy is growing fast.

Employers Report Upbeat Hiring Intentions for Q2 2019

Recruiting Daily Advisor

Employers in all 13 industry sectors report optimistic hiring plans with the strongest Outlooks reported in leisure and hospitality, transportation and utilities (both +25%), and wholesale and retail trade (+24%) as consumers dine out and demand immediate delivery from groceries to fast fashion.

The Secrets to Keeping the “Human” in HR

CakeHR

There was nothing really digital about it, other than the transport of the resume. There are a lot of incentives that talented people will view as important – these include flexibility in work hours and places, but they also include diversity, inclusivity, transparency, and collaboration.

How to Move to Singapore for a Tech Job

Jobbatical

A one-way ticket on local transport: 1.67 Use public transport. Considerably cheaper than owning a car, Singapore’s super smooth public transport system is the smartest, most affordable way to get around. Transport connections and commute times.

HR Conferences to Attend in 2019

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

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. Transportation: $ XX. A new year is upon us which means a fresh list of HR conferences and recruiting events.

5 Snappy Recruitment News Stories to Kickstart Your Week – 25th July 2016

Social Talent

In a bid to improve their diversity hiring, London firm J Walter Thompson has vowed to conduct ‘blind recruiting’ for their next round of entry-level hires. Could blind-recruitment turn the bad publicity around and get JWT on track to becoming a more diverse organisation?

April Job Report Reveals Unemployment Rate Dropped to 3.6%

Recruiting Daily Advisor

While these numbers aren’t drastic by any means, they may be indicators for what’s to come in terms of workplace diversity. It’s becoming even more of a candidate-driven market, finds new data from the latest Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Employment Situation Summary.

How To Assemble A Super-Powered Hiring Team

ConveyIQ

They also perform basic screenings via phone or digital interviewing , arrange transport for traveling interviewees, complete corresponding paperwork, and ensure that feedback is sent to candidates. Guest Post by MightyRecruiter.

Recruiting Candidates from Outside Industries: How the Experts Do It

Spark Hire

Since we frequently hire from diverse industries, I’ve compiled a go-to list of companies in each industry that we like to hire from. . This, in turn, also helped to serve our clients who are in e-commerce, aerospace, transportation, and more.

Managing Love in the Workplace

Glassdoor for Employers

Overall, we unearthed 260 company reviews that mention meeting a significant other in the workplace, culled from a diverse array of 219 companies, including Abercrombie & Fitch , KPMG , Royal Caribbean Cruises , Wells Fargo , Whole Foods Market and many others.

The Stories Countdown: The Best Recruitment Marketing and Employer Branding Content of 2018

Stories Incorporated

Most career sites claim their company has a “diverse and inclusive culture,” but very few actually share what that means. Our comic gif transports you into the scene where Angel shares how 24 Hour Fitness “gave me my life back.” We love our work.

By the Numbers: July 20, 2018

BountyJobs

At the same time, the International Transport Association predicts that the demand for air travel will double over the next two decades. Facebook Report Points to Diversity as Area to Improve. The company states they have plans to improve diversity. BountyJobs Bites.

Top-Rated Workplaces: Best in Tech

Indeed

In the last year, we’ve seen everything from the expansion of 3-D metal printing ( which could change the face of mass production ) to new alternatives for urban transportation (the explosion in electric scooter use in US cities ) re engineered by tech.