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Diversity & Inclusion

Quita Highsmith: Pioneering DEI Leadership at Genentech

February 12, 2024

Via: HR Hero

Quita Highsmith’s journey to becoming the Vice President and Chief Diversity Officer at Genentech reflects a career dedicated to meaningful change in the realm of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI). In her role at Genentech, a member of the Roche […]


Research

Generative AI may have a ‘high human cost,’ SHRM report says

February 6, 2024

Via: HR Dive

In the decade ahead, CHROs and their colleagues will need to navigate several disruptions due to increasing adoption of generative AI in the workplace, according to a report from the Society for Human Resource Management and The Burning Glass Institute. […]


News

Walmart rewrites the rulebook: Equity, expansion, and evolution

January 31, 2024

Via: Entrepreneur

Walmart (NYSE: WMT) has recently unveiled a series of strategic initiatives that underscore its commitment to growth, employee empowerment, and customer satisfaction. These announcements, ranging from a significant stock split to ambitious expansion and modernization plans, mark a change in […]


Diversity & Inclusion

Embracing Allyship to Build Bridges in the Workplace

March 7, 2023

Via: SHRM

More than half (51 percent) of women from marginalized racial and ethnic groups experience racism in the workplace, according to a recent survey by Catalyst, a global nonprofit supported by many of the world’s most powerful CEOs and leading companies that helps […]


Development & Evaluation, Diversity & Inclusion, Employee retention

DEI isn’t dead. It’s just evolving, experts say.

February 22, 2023

Via: HR Dive

Next to layoffs, talk of diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives on the cutting room floor has dominated HR discourse. Following the 2020 police murders of Ahmaud Arbery and George Floyd and police killing of Breonna Taylor, companies jumped to attention […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

6 Tips for Setting Diversity and Inclusion Performance Goals

January 31, 2023

Via: Recruiting Headlines

For your organization to stay competitive in a diverse and global world, incorporate DEI practices into your everyday operations. Research from McKinsey & Co. shows companies with a diverse workforce experience 36% more returns than non-diverse ones. But setting diversity […]


Development & Evaluation, Engagement

Faces of HR: Dr. Shirley Knowles on the Importance of Listening, Valuing Talent & Taking Action

December 8, 2022

Via: HR Hero

Here at HR Daily Advisor, our week-long virtual celebration of diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging is well underway – and it doesn’t stop with our latest Faces profile, which features Dr. Shirley Knowles, Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer at Progress […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

The DE&I lessons of 2022 include some ‘amazing and critical wins’

December 6, 2022

Via: Recruiting Headlines

More than two years after the national reckoning on racial injustice provoked a wave of corporate reforms, the business world continues to grapple with its understanding of diversity, equity and inclusion. It is work that has never been more vital […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

New Program for At-Risk Youth Hopes to Close the Workplace Racial Equity Gap

June 20, 2022

Via: SHRM

In commemoration of Juneteenth, some companies are committing to hire at-risk youth. American Family Insurance and Delta Air Lines, among others, are joining a program funded by Walmart and backing the mission to decrease workplace racial inequity by hiring young […]


Communication, Development & Evaluation

Three Kinds of Equity to Keep Alive as We Return to the Office

June 7, 2022

Via: HR Hero

An unexpected silver lining born out of the global pandemic is ‘meeting equity’, improved access to meetings for people who previously reported being routinely left out. Where once business was informally carried out, at the water cooler or after hours […]


Development & Evaluation, Engagement

Debunking Myths Around Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Workplace 

May 31, 2022

Via: HR Hero

Studies by the World Economic Council confirm that equitable and inclusive practices in the workplace result in higher profitability, increased innovation and greater employee engagement than those who disregard the issues. Decidedly, creating a diverse workforce where everyone feels they […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

5 Ways to Recognize Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month at Work

May 4, 2022

Via: Spark

May has arrived, which means so has Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. This is a time for learning, reflection and support for AAPI communities, who bring unique heritage, history and experiences to the workplace, all of which should […]


Software

Using HR technology to develop a sense of belonging

May 2, 2022

Via: HR Dive

Along with diversity, equity and inclusion, belonging is among the top areas of focus for human resources professionals. A culture of belonging not only contributes to employee wellbeing but is a key factor in attracting and retaining talent. Cultivating a […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

Ask HR: Who Is Responsible for Ensuring Pay Equity?

April 1, 2022

Via: SHRM

Someone recently shared companywide salary information with me. Looking at the data, I am concerned that there are substantial salary discrepancies at my company among people doing comparable work. Should I address this with leadership or HR? Are companies required […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

How One HR Pro is Making an Impact with a Multi-Touch Mission

January 20, 2022

Via: HR Hero

Christie Lindor spent the first two decades of her career working as a management consultant at some of the world’s top companies. Today, the first-generation Haitian American is a Workplace Culture and Inclusion expert that has earned a reputation for […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

Establishing Tangible, Measurable DEI Initiatives Requires Culture Change Management

November 17, 2021

Via: HR Hero

Despite ongoing conversations about the business benefits of diversity and inclusion in the workplace—and the data to illustrate that diverse and inclusive companies are more successful—only 53% of employees believe their employer is meeting its diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee development

Peer Equity and Inclusion Coaches Can Help When Identity-Based Trauma Occurs

October 26, 2021

Via: SHRM

News of mass shootings, racially charged local violence, and harassment and microaggressions in the workplace fill the airwaves and social media. Identity-based hate is on the rise in the U.S., noted Sara Taylor, president and founder of deepSEE Consulting. Peer […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

ESG? Not Without a Strong Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Strategy

October 21, 2021

Via: HR Hero

Environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) grabbed headlines and a critical priority status for many large organizations—and rightfully so. When properly executed, ESG investing shines a bright light on environmental and moral issues and highlights the ways an organization builds […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

Recognizing Differences While Celebrating Similarities

October 4, 2021

Via: HR Hero

Issues related to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) have been top-of-mind for many organizations over the past several months as the country continues to mourn George Floyd and heal from other racial injustices that have been ever-present in the media […]


Development & Evaluation, Employee retention

Diversity Takes Many Forms: Making Progress Through Understanding and Inclusion

September 20, 2021

Via: HR Hero

Successful diversity, equity and inclusion leadership requires the same kinds of leadership skills that make one successful in any corporate leadership role, whether that be operations, finance, marketing or anything else. But it also requires a solid understanding and knowledge […]