Traditionally, Worker Useful resource Teams (ERGs), have served and supported the tradition of company America because the 1970s. Sometimes organized round a shared, immutable id, comparable to race, gender, age, or psychological well being, they function a haven of belonging, providing an area for underrepresented staff and their allies to seek out each other. Staff who resolve to be a part of an ERG often be part of to expertise a reprieve from the every day micro-aggressions they endure contained in the office and out. ERGs are inside advocacy organizations to assist employers develop into extra equitable and inclusive. Individuals who resolve to hitch ERGs are aiming to make an impactful change inside their corporations.
At Glassdoor, we’re dedicated to not solely cultivating a clear and strong tradition of variety, inclusion, and belonging, however we additionally wish to assist different corporations develop into extra D&I centered. We wish to create a world the place everybody has an inclusive and equitable place on the desk, together with employers to develop a secure and various office for all. We all know our collective voices are extra influential collectively, so we’re aiming to share consciousness about intersectionality and allyship for all communities with our ERG applications. Along with fostering an equitable surroundings, we’re striving to carry Glassdoor accountable for its commitments in D&I and create quantifiable objectives for C-Suite executives.
We imagine that ERGs can do huge issues. We wish our ERGs to supply a group for our underrepresented teams, and supply secure areas the place our staff could be their greatest selves. However we additionally imagine that ERGs are a crucial a part of creating an inclusive tradition, and making certain that our merchandise, advertising, and content material mirror our various base of customers. Once we present our ERGs with publicity to our Sr. Leaders, it opens up new methods for our group to faucet into their experience and views. We’ve made positive that our ERGs are built-in into our enterprise processes, for instance:
- Our ERG leaders collaborate on content material associated to variety, race, ethnicity, gender, or sexuality that’s revealed on our weblog.
- Our Product crew consults our ERG leaders to make sure that our merchandise are designed with various viewpoints on the desk.
- Any candidate coming to interview at Glassdoor can request to fulfill with an ERG chief to get a full image of what it’s prefer to work at Glassdoor.
As a result of we imagine in our ERGs and our ERG leaders a lot, we offer compensation for people who step up into management roles. We’ve additionally created a Variety, Fairness, Group & Inclusion (DICE) Council that features ERG co-chairs. Our DICE committee meets quarterly with our CEO, because it’s their job is to carry him accountable to our D&I aspirations, and to make sure the voices of their communities are heard.
Please discover a record of our ERG teams beneath and keep tuned for wealthy cultural programming from them.
BUILD’s (Blacks United in Management and Improvement) mission is to create a group of togetherness, inclusivity, and consciousness of black tradition. In alignment with Glassdoor’s mission of serving to individuals in all places discover a job and firm they love, BUILD prides itself on making a secure, supportive surroundings the place members really feel snug to be their genuine selves and characterize our voices in issues of enterprise selections, product growth, recruiting, and office tradition.
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Their mission is to have fun and promote consciousness of the Hispanic/Latinx tradition and supply skilled, instructional, and cultural concepts to the Glassdoor group. We’re dedicated to addressing the wants of our Hispanic and Latinx communities and offering alternatives that empower lives and careers.
Satisfaction at Glassdoor seeks to foster an inclusive, secure, and respectful surroundings for the LGBTQ+ group. We promote transparency, acceptance, training, and belonging which inspires everybody to dwell as their genuine selves always. We do that by celebrating our variations, creating visibility, and selling sturdy allyship.
The mission of Girls in Glassdoor (WinG) is to domesticate International connectivity that stimulates an inclusive surroundings for ladies to advance their abilities and management potential. This group shall function a discussion board for ladies to seek out their voice and be heard inside the Glassdoor group.