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Hire for Cultural Fit: It’s Time to Add Women, Pt 1

Hiring Technical People

In the blogosphere and in the press, there is an increasing notice about the lack of women in technical fields and management positions.

Top Five: Diversity in Tech


Apple’s updated diversity numbers are out and while they’re an improvement from the tech company’s 2014 numbers, there’s still a long way to go.

Diversity at Twitter Is About More Than Hiring


Miley was deeply disappointed in Twitter’s lukewarm commitment to diversity in tech, saying, “my time at Twitter is over. link].

Hire for Cultural Fit: It’s Time to Add Other People, Pt 2

Hiring Technical People

In Hire for Cultural Fit: It’s Time to Add Women, Pt 1 , I wrote about the need to add women to your team, and what you could do. But just hiring women isn’t enough. You need race and age diversity, along with personality diversity to get the best products out of your teams. There were.

How to Hire for Cultural Fit Without Becoming Insular and Mediocre

Hiring Technical People

Have you read The next thing Silicon Valley needs to disrupt big time: its own culture ? There’s more, but this is all done in the name of “meritocracy” and “cultural fit.” ” You can call it cultural fit, but it’s not. It creates an insular culture. More Women.

6 Ways to Advance Gender Equality in the C-Suite


Weatherhead’s executive education programmes for emerging and current women leaders help them understand the system and how to overcome it.

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THANK GOD FOR ASIANS: Google Releases Diversity Numbers.

HR Capitalist

For example, women  earn roughly 18 percent  of all computer science degrees in the United States. Culture HR Insider Recruiting Workplace

Marketing Your Study Abroad Experience

Ms. Career Girl

Studying abroad immerses you in another culture, and often means you have no choice but to read, speak and understand a non-native language.

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Tech Managers: Time to Grow Up and Manage Like Humans

Hiring Technical People

Among the women who join the field, 56 percent leave by midcareer, a startling attrition rate that is double that for men, according to research from the Harvard Business School. Did you read Here are all the quantifiable reasons you should hire more women ? More diverse teams have a lower turnover rate. guess not. Hello?

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Hiring Trap: Don’t Hire Anyone Older Than…

Hiring Technical People

They hired women, as well as men. If you are creating products or solving problems, consider hiring people who have some differences, so you get idea diversity. Some might look different than you imagine (women, black, Asian, and many more combinations). When I was a young developer, my employers were hungry for talent.

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Snapchat’s “Anime” Filter Belies its Commitment to Diversity


“This is sort of the challenge, and I should have exact percentages for you but we just don’t think about diversity in terms of numbers that way.

My forbidden fantasy: Voting for Trump

Penelope Trunk

When you read about how important diversity is to a company , you never read that it makes people happy. like the diversity. Diversity

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Top Five: Doing Business Differently


If it sticks, Pencils Down will represent a dramatic shift in the firm’s culture of overwork and high achievement.

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Let’s Talk About Drag Queens at Work


Why is all this diversity so important? Instead, save money and create a diverse and discrimination-free work environment.

If You Have Humans, You Need Human Resources


The work that HR does has so much impact on company culture and success. Oh great! I Some of it is our due. Compliance. Development. Employees.

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Project Include Aims to Radically Diversify the Tech Industry


Their online rescues include recommendations on how to set up and measure a diversity initiative, how to resolve conflicts and case studies.

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Hiring for Diversity, Pt4: “Overqualified People” | Hiring.

Hiring Technical People

Tweet This Post This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged diversity , hiring decision , job analysis. She did. She loves the writing.

Friday Five: Tech, HR Tech and a Good Night’s Sleep


This week tech giant earnings reports dropped, so expect to see a fair bit of editorial on who’s winning, who’s losing and what it all means for HR and HR tech. I’m not much for market watching, myself, so I’ve gathered a handful of links on the related story that’s more interesting to me: diversity in tech.

Why men should give women flowers | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Why men should give women flowers Posted to: Learn to take advice | Office Politics October 28th, 2009 Women like receiving flowers. The women they know are the exception to the rule. women? Is this your first time here?

Five Tips for Improving Your Online Presence


Earlier this month, I attended the 2012 National Diversity Women’s Business Leadership Conference in Washington, DC. Join Youtube.

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Marketers Fail to Understand and Reach Professional Women

Ms. Career Girl

Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. This statistic increases significantly for women earning over $70,000 per year. Bring it.  AT ALL. 

all the party planning in my office always falls to women

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I’ve noticed in my office that nearly all of the holiday planning responsibilities fall to women. This is in a traditionally male-dominated industry where there has been progress in hiring/promoting women, but we’re still generally underrepresented. This isn’t some vast management conspiracy.

How To Communicate With A Young Gun

Tim's Strategy

Most of us have heard of the famous John Gray book Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus. Diversity is a great thing.

Are Women Catching Up To Men? Not Exactly.

Water Cooler Wisdom

Unfortunately, research demonstrates that there is still a large disparity in the number of high-paying positions held by women and men; and women haven’t made tremendous progress in the last six years in closing that gap. Less than one-fifth of companies had 25 percent or more women board directors. Women held 14.1

How to cope with diversity | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

used to think diversity was my best friend marrying a black guy. Real diversity requires real patience. Is this your first time here?

Read the Inspiring Story of Real Career Girl, Danielle Wilson, CEO of Aero Jet Medical & United Medivac Solutions

Ms. Career Girl

What is the biggest advice you can give to women who want to find balance in their work and personal life? Career Girl. Following a $2.5

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This Employee Beat Dress Code Discrimination With Cosplay


In the hospitality and restaurant industries, discriminatory and unfair dress codes have forced women into unsafe footwear and sexualized attire.

3 Reasons Why Pandora Is A Poppin’ Place To Work

Career Realism

It’s focused on building a workforce as diverse as its music selection. Pandora is on a mission to build diverse workforce. Check it out!

5 Unexpected Reasons to Work for a Nonprofit - BLOG.


With work suits for men and women, as well as work shirts , knitwear, and work ties and scarves , we’ve got corporate clothing covered.

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We Know You Don't Mean to Discriminate - But Are You Biased Underneath the Hood?

HR Capitalist

Here's a interesting concept related to the law on unintended consequences in HR. But you still think there's ways for everyone to grow in this area.

Pinning Power: How to Recruit & Build Your Brand on Pinterest


Pinterest is dominating the market when it comes to engaging 25 – 44 year old, college-educated Midwestern women.  Join our 11/15 webinar.

6 Intangible Skills That Can Get You Hired Today

Career Realism

We’re already seeing this in corporate America with the emergence of women and multi-ethnicity. Want to get hired ? Of course you do!

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People Skills: Improving Job Skills Series Part 4

Career Key

There are 5 types of people skills: Social skills, Negotiation skills, Leadership skills, Teamwork skills, and Skills handling cultural diversity.

#OscarsSoWhite Should Have You Looking to Your Own House


Much lauded diversity initiatives at industry giants and unicorns have shown little longterm impact so far. Spike Lee wrote on Instagram that.

WHAT HE SAID: Celebrating Apple While We Draft Negative Press Releases About Great American Companies.

HR Capitalist

Now I highly respect Apple, and you can't blame Apple for a societal/cultural issue. Everyone's goo-goo ga-ga over Apple, even though people died to make those cell phones. And like Richard points out they're changing lives and having a positive impact in China net/net. What he said. Weak and an invitation for deeper thought and balance.

How to Improve Your Recruitment Power on Pinterest

The Undercover Recruiter

Some fast facts: An increased number of men use the site – 32% men to 68% women as opposed to 92% women initially. Sheer Reach.

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How to Tell if a Planned Initiative is Strategic

Water Cooler Wisdom

  Example: “ We aim to be the most cutting-edge provider in our industry, and diversity of thought is essential for innovation.”. Best Practices Creativity & Innovation Culture Entrepreneurship Goal Setting HR Issues Management Ownership & Initiative Project Management   Here are some questions to consider in that vein.

Where are the ladies in Law?

Corn on the Job

One of the professions seeing a huge lack of gender diversity is in the law sector. Women Are Represented Well in Entry Level Law.

Top 5 Blogs in the #Workplace


When You’re Not a Good Fit Anymore: The phrase “good fit” is thrown around a lot when referring to how an employee matches the company culture.

10 Must-Attend #SXSW Sessions by HR & Recruiting Professionals #SXSWi


The Millennials: Empowering a Modern Workforce (Saturday March 14 th , 12:30 PM) We have become a job-hopping culture. She Rules: A Female Leadership Panel (Sunday March 15 th , 11 AM) Organizations continue to trumpet the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce to ensure a leading, competitive position. View Full Description.