What Diversity Really Means

Water Cooler Wisdom

Lighthouse Research  Principal Analyst  Ben Eubanks  hammered home the importance of culturally embedded diversity and inclusion practices. According to Deloitte, employees that rated their employers highly for both  diversity and inclusion were 80 percent more likely to say their organization was high performing. Corporate boards with three or more women have 50 percent higher return on equity, and 40 percent higher return on sales.

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.

VP of Equality Is The Rationalized Replacement for VP of Diversity at Salesforce.

HR Capitalist

Take a look, interesting stuff from Salesforce as they seek to change the narrative from Diversity to Equality. There’s a lot of companies across America that struggle with Diversity hiring. Turns out the answer isn’t more DIVERSITY, it’s more EQUALITY.

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

Workology

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. Jesse Jackson: The Civil Rights Leader’s Battle for Diversity in Tech. TechCrunch interviewed Reverend Jesse Jackson about his new efforts to push for diversity in the tech industry. HR diversity diversity in tech employment equity facebook online advertising Social Media startups

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Disability Rights, Gender and Race Pay Equality

Competitive Resumes

Job seekers who are affected can achieve fair chances and equity to manage the full arc of his or her career. disabilities Diversity and Inclusion Gender racial pay gap Disabilities Disability Rights Gender pay gap Race Pay Gap

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5 Post-Election Steps for Every Business

Workology

That’s why your diversity initiative is so important right now. If You Value Diversity, Say it Loudly Today and Every Day. If you want a diverse workforce and an equitable workplace, leave no doubt — say it loudly, proudly and often.

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5 Benefits of a Data-Driven Recruitment Strategy

Workology

Embed Diversity into Recruiting Process. Traditional recruiting methods make it hard to tell whether you’ll hit your diversity targets or ensure equity during the process. HR analytics big data data driven recruiting diversity pipelines recruiting

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

Workology

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

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What is the Easiest Way To Learn How To Analyze Financial Statements?

Imarticus Learning

Factors considered are the integration of the supply chain, diversity of geographic locations, industry etc. Ask the two questions related to profitability namely regarding how very profitable are operations and how much profit accrues to shareholders of equity.

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What are the Best Investment Bank to Work for

Imarticus Learning

With its commitment to diversity and inclusion, this bank provides a range of financial solutions and investment products to some of the top multinational companies, financial institutions and top corporates alike.

Alleged Pay Discrimination at Google Makes Marc Benioff and Salesforce Look Amazing.

HR Capitalist

Back in late 2015, I reported on proactive moves by Salesforce to do pay equity increases across its workforce to eliminate any and all gender pay issues, job by job. At the time, I thought the move was brilliant, as it changed the conversation about workforce diversity to one of workforce equality - an equal goal that once achieved, was bound to change the narrative related to how much slack the world was going to give Salesforce for having some work to do on the diversity front.

Why I started a company (and why more women should too)

Ms. Career Girl

It’s not just a matter of equity. When I was in college, I’d read about CEOs confidently stating that they didn’t hire for diversity because they hired for merit. n April of 2018 I quit my job to start a wedding tech company called Honeydew, with my friend Lucy.

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Excelling as an Entrepreneur (While Helping Others)

Ms. Career Girl

Sustainability within a community , for example, is a key factor in any successful adventure: “Sustainability can be defined as nurturing the economic and environmental health, as well as social equity for a prolonged amount of time.”

Knowledge Series: What is Asset Management? And How Does Mutual Fund Structure Work in Asset Management?

Imarticus Learning

In asset management the investors capital is invested in diverse reserves like Bonds, Real Estate, Private Equity etc…, these asset management firms manage plenty of funds for either corporates or individual clients, within the lines of a particular mandate. This is a good thing as having a diverse pool of clients gives them greater value options, which in turn assures better capital appreciation opportunities, and thus mitigates the risks to an extent.

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rejecting anyone who doesn’t send a thank-you note is terrible hiring

Ask A Manager

That’s going to have a disparate impact by race and class, so if you care about diversity and equity in your hiring, this is a terrible, biased practice. There was a big kerfluffle on Twitter this weekend when the executive managing editor of Business Insider published an article saying that she refused to hire anyone who doesn’t send a thank-you note after their interview.

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Difference among Relationship, Portfolio & Wealth Manager in banking?

Imarticus Learning

Their advice is very popular since they cut-across the equity markets and IB areas. Wealth management services are also offered to people who have USD 50,000 to 500,000 and can include HNIs, corporate clients seeking short-term investments, and small clients who need management of their diverse portfolios. However, it all boils down to training and a wealth management course to be able to cater to diverse exacting job roles.

What Course Should You Pursue Apart From A CFA To Make A Career In Wealth Management?

Imarticus Learning

This area is for those individuals who have a corpus and are busy earning while needing someone trustworthy to manage their diverse needs for financial solutions. Many a financial career aspirant makes errors in deciding on what kind of career to choose.

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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.”.

Investment Banking Business Model and Financial Stability

Imarticus Learning

Financial modeling helps investment bankers in equity research and credit ratings. They are diverse and heavily layered, which increases the complexity of regulation. Investment banking is the clear winner when it comes to advisory and mediation roles.

Are Women Catching Up To Men? Not Exactly.

Water Cooler Wisdom

Catalyst research also showed that gender diversity in the boardroom correlates with better corporate performance – by a huge margin.    Companies with three or more women board directors in four of five years, on average, outperformed companies with zero women board directors by 84 percent return on sales, 60 percent return on invested capital, and 46 percent return on equity.

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HBR Says Women Experience More Incivility than Men at Work — Especially from Other Women (KD at #workhuman)

HR Capitalist

Panel participants include actress and humanitarian Ashley Judd, gender equity advocate Tarana Burke, and other soon-to-be-announced guests. One wrong turn and it's going to be harsh for them, like the time Matt Damon did some #mansplaining of this own on a diversity panel.

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Networking: That Miracle Word

Career Realism

My grad school professor, Walter Stafford, dedicated his career to race and gender equity and instilled in me a deep sense of respect and appreciation for fighting the good fight and seeking equity and social justice in all I did.

How do I get into Investment Banking?

Imarticus Learning

Traditionally, companies hire from elite universities and colleges for their entry-level position, but things are changing as banks understand the need for diversity and different backgrounds. Lateral move from other areas: Finance professionals from the Private Equity field sometimes move to Investment Banking, even though the reverse is more common.

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.

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Are There Enough Opportunities in the Banking Sector

Imarticus Learning

There are opportunities in the banking field as it offers a wealth of diversity in vacancy. Investment Banks , their aim is to provide Financial Assistance to their customers and offer support services like Foreign Exchange, Foreign Trading and Equity Management. India’s Banking sector is expanding.

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.

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my mom is my HR manager and it’s not good, I walked in on my boss crying, and more

Ask A Manager

Is it okay to care about diversity in company website photos? Things have improved but there is still a real problem of not understanding diverse populations and ignoring diversity issues when hiring. A company could have demographically diverse photos, and even a demographically diverse staff, and still have serious equity and inclusion issues in how things play out internally. One very good sign, though, is if their leadership ranks are diverse.).

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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.

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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. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog 4 Lies about social media Posted to: Job Hunt | Networking | Promoting Yourself October 21st, 2009 Del.icio.us

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

Penelope Trunk

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. But I have never had an extravagant life. I don’t own a house. I’ve never bought a new car.

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What makes a blog successful? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

So I decided to sell equity in my blog and spin off a company. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog What makes a blog successful? Posted to: Goal setting | How to blog November 17th, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I have always thought that blogging is a way to reach your career goals. It’s hard to write a blog if you don’t have a goal.

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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. 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 Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Someone once asked me to think of a moment in my childhood that was really nice. I thought of one. You think of one, now.

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Announcing another live video chat and something else. | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

It would be interesting to see an article form you about ingenious financing methods (like this one) and to have you reveal more about what pound of flesh one must give up in exchange for financing (I think you mentioned in your first start-up investors took 90% equity).

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How to put blog comments to good use | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

The fact that the farmer has worked with his parents for 20 years and still not acquired equity in the 500 acres points to major problems in relations. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to put blog comments to good use Posted to: Learn to take advice December 8th, 2009 Del.icio.us

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