Workplace Diversity Training Best Practices

Infopro Learning

The way we work and interact has changed rapidly over the course of the year. The spread of Covid19 caused a significant number of employees to move into remote roles working from home. The global workforce and number of distributed teams is still growing exponentially.

Diversity in the New Normal

G-Cube

Post-2020, COVID changed the world. Responsibilities equally split between members of the family. Firms worldwide shifted to the telecommute mode to curtail the spread of the pandemic. And surprisingly, issues related to diversity began to raise their ugly heads.

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Collaborative online learning breaks down silos

CLO Magazine

Learning on your own is, frankly, dull,” notes a senior learning leader at a global payments technology company. That kind of learning allows people to grow much faster.”. It really expanded the power of an hour-long live panel, having the collaborative wrap-around.

Top 10 Diversity Training Courses

Ed App

Varying backgrounds, conflicting viewpoints, and generational differences can bring unintended misunderstandings within the team, which then become barriers to innovation and success. Diversity Training Course #1 – Diversity and Inclusion.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

12 Ways to Get the Most. this ebook to help you cut through the. We know that the plethora of options out there. can make the process of choosing an authoring. what you need and make the decision easier. the latest Performance Management Maturity Model.

Collaborative learning

Ed App

As an elementary, junior high school, and high school teacher (or primary and secondary if you prefer), this was probably the top FAQ after giving my students an in-class assignment. . The first year or so I was a teacher, my answer was usually “no”. Enter the 21st century.

Learning Pool and Focal Point Training collaborate on new EDI collection

Learning Pool

Learning Pool, the Derry-based elearning solutions provider is thrilled to announce the recent partnership with Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) specialists, Focal Point Training, resulting in the creation of a new collection of EDI-focused content. .

OpenSesame welcomes internationally recognized diversity and inclusion publisher Symmetra to its elearning course catalogue

OpenSesame

Leading organisations can now access Symmetra’s gamified inclusion and diversity elearning content through the OpenSesame Plus subscription. Symmetra courses also include elements that gamify the learning experience, resulting in more engagement and higher completion rates. .

Talent Development & Diversity are Priceless at MasterCard

dVinci Interactive

Video interview with MasterCard’s Senior Director, Global Talent Management & Organizational Effectiveness, Shantelle Williams. Everyone knows MasterCard as a leading credit card brand but today the company is a leading technology company enabling commerce all over the globe. As MasterCard evolves, it has aligned a talent, diversity and inclusion strategy with its corporate strategy. Learn more about Diversity and Inclusion at MasterCard.

Learning Unlocked: The Podcast reveals transformative learning insights from global experts

OpenSesame

Thought leaders share experiences in this candid podcast series designed to harness the potential of learning and development in order to help drive business results. The pandemic really changed the way we learn – both professionally and personally,” said Berger.

OpenSesame adds new global publisher partnerships, further expanding OpenSesame Plus subscription variety

OpenSesame

Organizations with all types of employee populations now have access to impactful trainings designed by leading subject matter experts. Here is a brief overview of each publisher that has been added to the catalog. To learn more about OpenSesame, visit www.opensesame.com.

How to Measure Diversity and Inclusion Training Success

Roundtable Learning

The most successful training programs are rooted in solid instructional design and metrics to track learners’ progress. But when you have a complex subject such as diversity and inclusion – how do you know if your program is making an impact? In this article, we will review diversity and inclusion training basics, how you can measure success, and what it takes to be a long-term advocate for diversity and inclusion. HR Reports Based on Diversity.

Diversity Training is Essential in Remote Learning – Here’s Why

eThink Education

Why Diversity Training Essential in Today’s Learning and Development Plans. The COVID-19 pandemic has presented a unique opportunity for businesses to improve or redefine organization life and workplace culture as they continue to operate fully, or to some extent, remotely.

How to Creative an Effective Diversity Training Program

Continu

If you’ve been tasked with starting a diversity training program for your company, you’re making the right move. According to McKinsey & Company’s Diversity Matters report, companies in the top quarter for gender diversity outperform their competitors by 15 percent and those in the top quarter for ethnic diversity outperform their competitors by 35 percent. It’s important to gain buy-in from the entire company on your new training.

Managing Diversity through Community Management

ID Reflections

On the positive front, I have been doing a lot of reading—mostly around organizational behavior, organizational development, culture and diversity, motivation and communication, and how these relate to social business and knowledge management. As a community manager and social business evangelist in a highly distributed and diverse organization, I’ve begun to realize not only the value of but the critical need to understand these aspects.

Is Your Organization’s Lack of Diversity Mentoring Hampering Innovation?

Chronus

Ride-sharing has completely transformed the taxi industry. Kodak, who employed over 145,000 people at its peak, has now been outpaced by the likes of Apple, Instagram, Facebook, and others. One of the challenges is groupthink–like-minded individuals’ desire for harmony or conformity results in dysfunctional decision-making, clouding the ability to innovate or think outside the box. Why Diversity Matters.

Why Diversity Training Doesn’t Work (and how to fix it)

eLearningMind

Ah, mandatory diversity training. Diversity training should never be an afternoon event that employees are forced to attend, but rather an organic process that starts from the day an employee is onboarded Chances are that your diversity training needs a refresh.

MOOCs: Forging Diversity and Innovation

ID Reflections

The world of education, workplace learning, talent development – in short anyone and everyone connected with learning in some way – are talking, debating, evaluating, exploring, and generally trying to wrap their brains around this phenomenon called MOOCs. IMHO, MOOCs, apart from opening up a much-needed debate around the current structure of education and giving the academic world a good shake, has untapped and unexplored potentials.

Collaborative leadership: An antidote for a turbulent world

CLO Magazine

For several years now, many management authors have been discussing how the volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous world in which we live requires a new set of leadership skills. The health and financial crisis brought on by covid-19 has greatly amplified this.

Diverse Workforce – How to Meet Learning Needs?

Origin Learning

How does an organization meet the learning needs of a diverse work base? What are the learning strategies it adopts to make its workforce stay focused and engaged? Besides these statistics, one cannot ignore the fact that the learner profile is becoming as dynamic as the category of workers. After all, business takes its cues from the world economy, and talent development follows suit.

How to keep a diverse workforce engaged?

Origin Learning

Learning needs, pace, moods…. The command and control economy era is over. Clearly, learning too is undergoing fundamental shifts – a metamorphosis of sorts. Traditional learning methods have either gotten a makeover or have become obsolete. Therefore, tweaking existing structures to accommodate newer dimensions of learning is the order of the day. Millennials, next gen and gen Z are words that have found their way into the dictionary of learning.

Diversity & Inclusion – 5 Steps For Building An Inclusive Workplace

Hurix Digital

Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) represent two of the most essential factors in creating and maintaining a workplace that’s completely safe, productive and welcoming for all. Also Read: How to Deliver POSH Training Effectively. Steps to Create a Diverse & Inclusive Culture.

Why Organizations Must Encourage Collaboration: Building a Case

ID Reflections

Organizations, i.e., the business leaders and executives are not interested in learning. Nor do they care much about collaboration. Business cares only about the outcome. It is up to us--L&D professionals--to connect learning and collaboration to business goals like customer satisfaction, efficient troubleshooting, innovative design ideas, reduced production time, and such. How can facilitating collaboration help the organization?

Global eTraining Releases Bluebeam Revu 2018 Intermediate

Global eTraining

Following GeT’s Bluebeam Revu 2018 Fundamentals Course, we are pleased to offer a deeper look at the features and tools available in Bluebeam Revu 2018 through our Intermediate course release, now available in the ‘GeT Everything’ library. Through the Fundamentals course, you can learn about the core features and basic applications of the 2018 Bluebeam Revu interface. Global eTraining. Learn Faster.

Which Comes First? Diversity or Inclusion?

NovoEd

Inclusive and diverse work environments positively impact the bottom line for business. Less clear is how to bring about the cultural and behavioral changes needed in the workplace for the benefits of diversity to emerge. Part of the problem is that we lump diversity and inclusion together as if they were one thing, whereas we should be thinking about them as separate concepts and work streams. Diversity Is Good for Business.

8 Highly Underrated Online Training Trends to Consider In 2019

Infopro Learning

Keeping on top of trends is part of the eLearning job description. There are a few hot topics that seem to steal the spotlight every year. These trends are paving the way for the future of eLearning design and implementation. But these underrated online training trends are still worth keeping on your radar. As they have the power to improve resource allocation, employee engagement, and ROI. Collaborative Training Communities.

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Global eTraining Releases ISO 19650 Global BIM Standards

Global eTraining

Global eTraining releases ISO 19650 Compliant Global BIM Standards Training inside the ‘GeT Everything’ library. Available as part of the ‘GeT Everything’ library, Global eTraining (GeT) is excited to announce the release of our ISO 19650 updated Global BIM Standards Library. With globalization occurring and skills shortages are at an all-time high, training is essential in these topics to allow for opportunities to grow your business.”

Why We Need To Expand The Definition of Workplace Diversity

eLearningMind

A 2014 study by SAP had some interesting findings about workplace diversity: When polled about the biggest concerns being faced by HR managers surrounding diversity at work, 60 percent cited employees’ lack of interest in assimilating workplace values, 50 percent were worried about conflicting generational values, and 47 percent said that they were concerned about the so-called “unrealistic expectations of millennial employees.”. New Diversity Inclusions.

The DOs of training virtual global teams

Matrix

The digital revolution has brought about a major shift in the way teams are created. Geography is no longer a factor as people don’t have to be in the same office in order to efficiently work on the same project. This comes with a lot of advantages: people can have great job opportunities without having to relocate or commute, while companies get to hire the best talent without great logistic expenses. The DOs of training virtual global teams.

DEI: Why hiring alone isn’t a magic fix

CLO Magazine

There’s no question hiring a diverse workforce is critical. But when it comes to diversity, equity and inclusion, DEI, you must look at the whole picture. Diverse organizations are stronger. In the case of ethnic and cultural diversity, the findings are equally compelling.

How to develop effective employee training programs for global media teams

Docebo

How to develop effective employee training programs for global media and publishing teams When I decided to conduct a mini-experiment with my Docebo colleagues as the subjects, I basically knew what I was getting into. I sent out a simple request via the global Slack channel: “ Find an image, any image, that depicts the concept of teamwork, and email it to me, ” was my plea to my coworkers in Italy, the U.S. Docebo Blog E-learning Industry ELEL

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D&D London — Award-Winning Training at Speed and Scale

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High-end restaurant group D&D London have recently been awarded the best COVID-19 training award at the Springboard hospitality awards 2020. Delivering Training at Speed and Scale — Virtually. The decision to train our employees virtually was all about speed and scale.

Creating Stronger D&I Training Strategies: Why Diversity and Inclusion Programs Are Just the First Step

Training Orchestra

According to a recent report by the Boston Consulting Group , most companies have a diversity program of some kind but nearly 75% of employees in diverse groups aren’t reaping the benefits. In the U.S., The State of D&I Training .

Why L&D should prepare for training global virtual teams

Matrix

Generally, when we are thinking about a team we picture a group of people working together in the same space, having formal and informal meetings, face to face interactions and perhaps even hanging out after office hours. The way team members feel about each other is very important for the success of any project they are working on together so very often companies will invest in team-building activities – some simply pleasurable, some with an important learning component.

10 Online Course Platforms

Ed App

Over the past few years, global employers and training managers have been heavily relying on online course platforms to carry on with the training of their employees regardless of their location and work arrangement. Online Course Platform #3 – edX.

Multicultural Organizations Why Diversity Training is Important for the Workplace

Training Industry

Cross-cultural diversity in the workplace is inevitable with the demands of increasing globalization. As part of a growing worldwide economy, organizations are recognizing the need to adapt to a multicultural work environment and the benefits of workplace diversity. Employees with diverse backgrounds have different ways of interpreting signs, languages and other formalities. However, diversity encompasses a more broad perspective.

Why Your Organization Needs Collaborative Learning

NovoEd

The “lone wolf” figure is all very well for Westerns and Jason Bourne movies, but when it comes to learning and development, a classroom — whether physical or virtual — full of enthusiastic participants is always a better bet. Research through the years has shown that collaborative learning produces better outcomes than individual or competitive efforts, regardless of cultural, socioeconomic or geographic factors. What do we mean by collaborative learning?

Are You Developing Global Leaders?

CLO Magazine

To remain competitive in a global economy, organizations must determine the best way to position their business and people for success; that requires strong global leadership. Whether the organization is large or small, all companies are affected by global events and need leaders savvy in both business and cultural affairs. Today’s leaders — and tomorrow’s — have to be capable of understanding the world and navigating its complexities.

Integrated Learning Infrastructure to Generate Uniform Results in a Diverse Workforce

Knowledge Synonyms

Integrated Learning Infrastructure to Generate Uniform Results in a Diverse Workforce. Country or Region Global. Work Engagement Type: Instructional Strategy, Learning Infrastructure. The Client.

Damodar Padhi: A Global Leader in Learning

CLO Magazine

2017 CLO of the Year Damodar Padhi, center, with Mike Prokopeak, left, and John Taggart of Human Capital Media. His work as a learning leader has been recognized with more than 30 national and international awards including recognition from the Association for Talent Development, the Brandon Hall Group, the U.K. Learning Awards and Chief Learning Officer ’s own benchmarking program, the LearningElite. The results have been significant.