6 Sessions On Diversity You Can’t Miss at #SHRM16

Workology

In this post I’ll direct your attention to sessions on diversity that offer practical advice for diversifying your workforce, or that get at the fundamental barriers that get in the way of creating more equitable and diverse workplaces. Creating more diverse teams requires more than setting up and maintaining a diversity program ( itself a bigger challenge than it might at first seem ). Synthesizing Diversity and Inclusion: A Critical Business Imperative.

6 Ways to Advance Gender Equality in the C-Suite

Workology

This blog first appeared on The Economist’s Executive Education blog here. The author, Kate Rodriguez is a former senior career search researcher and government analyst who covers career development and higher education marketing for The Economist Careers Network.

2016 101

Should Your Company Sign the White House’s Equal Pay Pledge?

Workology

education. Specifically, the signatories have committed to “conduc[t] an annual company-wide gender pay analysis across occupations, reviewing their hiring and promotion processes, embedding equal pay efforts into broader enterprise-wide equity initiatives, and identifying and promoting other best practices that will help ensure wage fairness for all workers. HR diversity equal pay pledge equality gender pay gap hiring

2016 62

When Leaving Your Job, How to Take Your Colleagues With You

Sklover Working Wisdom

There are myriad ways to offer “equity,” from partnership to stock ownership to “your name on the door.” The sweet siren song of equity cannot be underestimated.

2010 151

Honing Your Core Entrepreneurial Skills: Business Acumen

Water Cooler Wisdom

  Leaders with strong business acumen can absorb information from a diverse array of sources, imagine future scenarios, and use their good judgment to make sensible decisions.   This document is a snapshot of a business’ financial status at a given point in time, detailing assets, liabilities, and equity. Best Practices Business Continuing Education Entrepreneurship Life in the 21st Century Personal Development

2014 70

How to Increase Your Learning Agility

Water Cooler Wisdom

People with this trait often follow a non-traditional path and are able to develop professionally from an array of diverse experiences. Their study found that private equity-backed C-suite leaders who ranked high for learning agility on an assessment test also outperformed less-agile peers as measured by revenue growth and “boss ratings” issued by their Boards.

2016 40

Front Office Bankers Resume Writing

RedStarResume

For example when writing a resume for an equity trader it is no longer good enough just to list these soft skills. For example: “Masters of Business Administration with seven years experience as an equity trader. With a strong background in analysis, risk management and strategic planning, I have planned, coordinated, and performed diverse trading functions in various sectors.”.

Frugality is a career tool | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

I find it fascinating that you think a stylist is better for your career than advancing your education. The most productive people in the world seem to be the most diverse and balanced. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Frugality is a career tool Posted to: Money February 1st, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I have earned a lot of money in my life.

2010 85

4 Lies about social media | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

To give you a sense of how complicated it is, I do not actually own the name Brazen Careerist — I sold equity in the name, and it is owned by my company. Posted by Jeff Hurt on October 22, 2009 at 9:03 am | permalink | Reply @Sophie, I guess where you belong has more to do with one's outlook, education, and attitude than it does one's age. Is this your first time here?

2009 83

First, be honest about what you want | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Most homeowner's wish to do this, real homeowner's, not those buying with no equity. Posted by JR on November 4, 2009 at 9:08 am | permalink | Reply Penelope - Thanks for educating me. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog First, be honest about what you want Posted to: Goal setting | Knowing yourself November 2nd, 2009 Del.icio.us

2009 86