RPOA Partners with ThisWay to Bring Diversity and Inclusion Tools to the RPO Community

Original Source: The Recruitment Process Outsourcing Association (RPOA) The Recruitment Process Outsourcing Association (RPOA) is delighted to welcome ThisWay Global as a new technology partner.  Diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I) in the workplace is more important today than ever before. Research show DEI increases talent pools, increases innovation and improves performance and profitability. The challenge … Read more

Holiday Gifts Diversity in 2020

Winter is here, and that means one thing – the holiday season is upon us. You can always buy traditional gifts like a new coffee mug for your favorite uncle or a sweater for your sister. This year, why not do something different and buy a unique gift that will also – make a difference … Read more

COVID-19 information and resources for nonprofits

Original Source: Monitor Institute by Deloitte Monitor Institute by Deloitte is a team that works with social impact–-focused organizations and their leaders, providing COVID-19 information and resources for nonprofits to help them make the hard choices and take the necessary actions to advance progress on pressing societal challenges. They’ve compiled and shared relevant resources for nonprofits to … Read more

1 big thing: Systemic racism drives corporate turnover

Original Source: Axios Another pandemic worry: Companies that don’t pay attention to their internal cultures could drive their Black employee turnover rates even higher, reports Axios’ Erica Pandey. Why it matters: 33% of Black professionalsdon’t feel respected or valued at work, per a recent survey from the Society for Human Resource Management. Compare that with 18% of their white counterparts. … Read more

Texas A&M to honor eight outstanding former students at annual event

Help us in congratulating ThisWay Global’s CEO & Founder Angela Hood on being selected by Texas A&M University as 2020’s Outstanding Alumni!  Outstanding Alumni is the highest honor bestowed by the college to its graduates, recognizing those who have distinguished themselves as leaders and humanitarians. Original Source: Texas A&M University Eight former students from the … Read more

50 Cognitive Biases in the Modern World

Original Source: Visual Capitalist Cognitive biases are widely accepted as something that makes us human. Every day, systematic errors in our thought process impact the way we live and work. But in a world where everything we do is changing rapidly—from the way we store information to the way we watch TV—what really classifies as … Read more

10 Unique Recruiting Ideas to Win Top Talents

Attracting talented recruits is not a matter of chance. In today’s competitive job market, a killer recruitment strategy is a must. A lone job advertisement will no longer do the trick especially with the stiff competition for talent. In 2019, 69% of American employers reported difficulties in finding qualified candidates to fill open positions. Recruiters … Read more

How Diversity Improves Business Performance and ROI

Most people usually equate diversity to race, age, or gender, ignoring the less visible but equally important dimensions such as political beliefs or even communication style. The truth is that diversity comes in many shapes and sizes. Other attributes such as religion or sexual orientation are just as relevant and meaningful when it comes to … Read more

How Small Businesses Can Leverage AI to Battle Bigger Competitors

Original Source: Entrepreneur Previously relegated to Hollywood fantasy, artificial intelligence (AI) is now one of the fastest-growing industrial capabilities. In fact, AI as an industry is projected to surpass $390 billion globally by 2025, up from $24.9 billion in 2018.  At its core, AI seeks to transform information into intelligent, automated action. The consolidation of data structures and the … Read more