How algorithm-based hiring tools can increase disability discrimination

{ object.primary_image.title }}

More employers are using algorithm-based hiring tools for remote candidates. But a new report shows that a reliance on these tools can exacerbate inequities. As businesses have embraced remote work, more and more jobs have become accessible to people who worked from home out of necessity well before the pandemic. For people with disabilities—many of whom have long asked for remote accommodations at work—a lasting acceptance of remote work could be a silver lining of the pandemic. Read Full Story

More

A year into remote work, most companies still don’t get this basic concept about office-free workplaces

{ object.primary_image.title }}

Remote work has quickly become the norm, but most companies are simply replicating in-person workflows online, according to a new survey from GitLab. Remember when early internet developers created online organization systems by literally copying offices, appropriating files, drawers, and manila folders into digital form, images and all? This is essentially how workplaces are handling remote work, according to the comprehensive new Remote Work Report from the good people at GitLab. Read Full Story

More

4 remote practices I’ve learned inspire creativity in my team

{ object.primary_image.title }}

Innovation is still possible while we’re away from the office, when we trust in the best tools and practices. Remote-work productivity is a fickle thing during the pandemic. For some companies, their workforces see themselves as somewhat successful. A 2020 research study from Microsoft showed that productivity levels have either held steady or increased as a result of work-from-home telecommuting. Meanwhile, other companies have struggled to maintain a creative edge, with leaders struggling to inspire new ideas. No wonder this same study found that remote work may be hurting employees’ creativity. Read Full Story

More

Subscribe to our newsletter

Join our newsletter and never miss out trending marketing news.

HitcountVariables(pk=11198, ajax_url='/api/hit/ajax/', hits='2')