How to deal with ageism in the workplace

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Ageism means treating someone unfairly because of their age, especially if they’re 45 or older. People might think older workers are slow or not good with technology, but that’s not true. And ageism in the workplace usually happens during hiring, promotion, and during social events like:  Ageism in the workplace can manifest in various subtle… Read more »

9 Top Remote Work Programs Abroad

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Welcome to an exciting journey where work meets adventure! Ever dreamed of exploring different countries while continuing your job? In this blog, we’re delving into the world of digital nomads and highlighting 9 incredible remote work programs abroad. These programs open the door to a life where your office can be a beach in Bali… Read more »

A Beginner’s Guide to Implementing HR Automation in Your Business

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Human Resources (HR) is an integral part of running any successful business. But, the responsibility of managing potential hires plus new and existing employees’ needs can be complex and high-maintenance. HR pros are often depleted and overwhelmed by mountains of tedious paperwork.  While we still need real people working in HR departments, automated systems help… Read more »

How to Master Inclusive Hiring: Best Practices & Conflict Prevention

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Conflict in the workplace throws a wrench into the works when team members aren’t on the same page. This is where inclusive hiring comes into play. In the worst cases, they may form silos that hold back the efficiency of your organization. It’s like having parts of a machine not working together, making everything slow… Read more »

4 Ways to Attract Top Talent Through Job Descriptions

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In today’s competitive job market, attracting top talent has become increasingly challenging for businesses looking to thrive (and succeed). The ability to draw in – and retain – the best candidates can significantly impact your company’s growth, productivity, and ability to meet market demands.  In this article, we’ll explore 4 ways your can stand out… Read more »

6 Reasons to Offer Paid Family Leave

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In the United States, 84.3% of women have given birth by the age of 44 years, and women make up 46.6% of the labor force. With these statistics in mind, the importance of parental leave is paramount. So why are so many new parents in the United States feeling unsupported by parental leave policies? Only… Read more »

4 Examples of Hybrid Work Policies [+ template]

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Hybrid work policies are a key consideration for almost all companies operating in the post-COVID world. In a 2021 study of 743 US corporations, 51% indicated that they’ll require a return of the workforce to the office but with the option to work remotely for part of the week. This is the hybrid model —… Read more »

Overcoming Unconscious Bias with Collaborative Intelligence

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Unconscious bias is a tale as old as human civilization itself, yet, it still rears its head in the 21st-century workplace. Unchecked unconscious bias in an organization can limit your company’s growth and development…and detract from a positive work culture.  The good news is that you can overcome unconscious bias through a combination of natural… Read more »

8 Steps to Create a DEI Dashboard for Your Company

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The importance of DEI is widely reported. But many organizations fail to implement good diversity and inclusion practices. A DEI dashboard tool can help by allowing you to analyze and visualize your DEI data in a simple way — supporting data-driven decisions to improve inclusion and diversity. In this article, we’ll dive into 8 steps… Read more »

7 Tips for Using Technology in Remote Training and Onboarding

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Technology has allowed remote work to become one of the most popular business models in modern industry. Like it or not, remote work is here to stay, and it brings many benefits to businesses. So, it is time to start paying close attention to remote training and onboarding. Photo by Gilles Roux on Unsplash Remote… Read more »

Key Stats for Gender Diversity Recruiting in the Workplace

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Many companies want to attract and keep employees from all genders, realizing the benefits of having a diverse staff. This is where gender diversity recruiting comes into play. What is Gender Diversity Recruiting? Gender diversity recruiting is when you actively try to hire people from various gender backgrounds. It’s about making sure that everyone, regardless of… Read more »

7 Effective Ways to Use AI in Job Recruitment

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As a recruiter, your biggest challenge is finding applicants who can contribute something new and valuable to a company. A recent study shows that it takes one recruiter an average of 15 hours per week to find a suitable candidate for one role. But with AI in job recruitment that job gets a lot easier. Fortunately,… Read more »

AI and DEI – An Evolving Relationship

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Artificial intelligence (AI) and diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) are pillars of the modern workplace. It’s hard to ignore their collective impact on organizational goals and culture. AI unlocks new levels of productivity, while DEI boosts team performance by keeping employees satisfied. Naturally, combining AI and DEI practices can lead to significant benefits for your… Read more »

Lazy Girl Jobs [AKA Work-Life Balance]

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With over 17 million views, the #lazygirlsjob trend is big news on TikTok, but what is a Lazy Girl Job? Term coiner Gabrielle Judge the ‘Antiwork Girlboss’ explains that the term is not a dig at women or their work ethic (or lack of it), but an ironic term to challenge the go-hard-or-go-home toxic culture… Read more »

20 Gender Identity Terms You Should Know

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The conversation around gender identity is evolving in general and at work. It’s a complex and delicate subject with a lot of diverse terms. Because of this, mistakes happen. For example, if refer to a colleague with a pronoun they don’t use that could cause problems in the workplace. In this article, we’ll explain the… Read more »