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Diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) tools and tips

Struggle to find the time, resources, or DEI know-how to turn good intentions into meaningful action? WORK180 offers a free library of resources created in collaboration with HR experts, leading employers, and women in the workplace.

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WORK180 doesn’t just support and celebrate great workplaces for women, we also help create them. Our experts regularly release a range of HR resources, including policy templates to get you started and benchmarking tools to keep you on track.

The Business Case For DEI Toolkit

The Business Case for DEI Toolkit

From the dangers of doing nothing to the damaging impact of getting DEI wrong, we present the facts and figures you need to convince your company to build a business case for change and make a genuine investment in women. Inside you’ll find:

  • A live list of DEI resources
  • A DEI policy template
  • The ROI cheat sheet for DEI
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The Driving Workplace Equity Series

Full of expert insights and actionable data, WORK180’s monthly reports are here to help organizations better understand, identify, and remove barriers for women and marginalized individuals in the workplace.

Parental leave policy template

Parental Leave Policy Template

A progressive parental leave policy offers a multitude of benefits to both employers and their employees, and is crucial to any diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) strategy

Update or create a parental leave policy that has a real impact using our free template, written and approved by DEI experts. 


Interviewer Guide: Discussing Flexible Working With Candidates

Flexible working is in-demand, on offer from competing employers, and an important topic in any inclusive hiring process. In fact, 81% of respondents said they’d “definitely” be put off by in an interviewer’s inability to answer questions about flexible working (and 15% said “somewhat”). 

DEI in 2022 | Advice from Asif Sadiq

Predicted DEI trends and how to prepare

What will diversity, equity, and inclusion look like this year and how can companies prepare? That’s exactly what we asked one of WORK180’s esteemed DEI board members, Asif Sadiq MBE.

Benefits and policies that will have a real impact

What can you offer your team to ensure all women can thrive in the workplace? Here’s what trailblazing employers from around the world and across multiple sectors will be providing this year. 

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The What Women Want Report 2021

In 2021 we surveyed women around the world find out what they want and need from employers to thrive in the workplace. This comprehensive report sets out:


  • How important gender equity is to women
  • What women look for in an employer
  • What challenges women face when making a career move
  • What women want to know from potential employers

Case studies

How are other HR teams working with us to create a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace? Go behind the scenes with WORK180 Endorsed Employers to find out. Each one shares the struggles, experience, and success they’ve found so far.

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LV=GI: A problem solving partnership

Like many insurance providers, LV=General Insurance struggles to attract underrepresented groups into certain departments and senior levels. But with a fantastic culture already in place and a willingness to improve, the team’s new partnership with WORK180 is already showing signs of significant change. 

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Showing women what Freightliner and Pentalver have to offer

Women currently represent just 20% of the transport sector — a staggeringly low statistic that two Genesee & Wyoming UK (Freightliner & Pentalver) employees are particularly passionate about tackling. The determined duo turned to WORK180 to help them show underrepresented groups what the transport industry has to offer and transform Freightliner and Pentalver into employers of choice for women.

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Achieving gender equity at Lloyds Banking Group, together

Lloyds Banking Group is widely recognized and celebrated for its commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI). With ambitious public commitments to gender equity, in particular, the team turned to WORK180 for its expert support and seal of approval among job-seeking women.

HR best practice blog

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From knowledge-sharing sessions to talks and roundtables, we bring experts and employers together to keep the conversation going and make real change happen. Here you’ll find invites to upcoming events or recordings from past talks and webinars.

WORK180 gender pay gap webinar

Understanding and Addressing Your Gender Pay Gap

The gender pay gap is bad news for business. The good news is that you and your team can do something about it. Watch our 30-minute webinar to better understand the pay gap, its impact on your business, and learn the 10 key steps you can take to make a real impact.

Diversity in Recruitment webinar: How to Get it "Right:

Diversity in Recruitment

In this webinar, three HR and talent acquisition experts from WORK180 Endorsed Employers around the world share the ways in which their teams are ensuring diversity in the recruitment process.

From defining a role to selecting successful candidates, each panellist focuses on a different stage of the recruitment process and shares the secrets to their DEI success so far.

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