This week: Microsoft Buys LinkedIn, Sierra-Cedar Survey Progress, John’s Request for Help with HR Tech Dictionary, Lexy Martin’s coming out of retirement and heading to Visier, Ultimate and Vestrics, and the difference between product extension and innovation.
As the Senior Director of product management for Equifax Workforce Solutions, Kristin Lewis leads the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Management Platform, a solution that was awarded Top HR Product of the Year by Human Resource Executive magazine in 2013.
Mattan Griffel is the Co-Founder & CEO of Y Combinator-backed One Month, the first-ever online school for accelerated learning. He was selected as one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in Education in 2015.
This week: Simply Hired purchased by Indeed, Younger women make less money than younger men in technology, Biologically engineering your workforce, and GE is considering scrapping the annual raise.
Mark Barlow is the Founder and CEO of AppLearn, Ltd., a new solution for HR software adoption. AppLearn’s thinking and approach has been touted by Gartner as three to four years ahead of the market, while Prince Andrew has also acknowledged AppLearn as a leading UK tech business.
Chris Havrilla started her career as a Software Engineer, eventually finding her true passion in HR — working at companies like Deloitte, Hitachi, Eclipsys/Allscripts, and CTG. Today, Chris is the Vice President of Global HR Technology at ADP.
Erin Spencer of Sierra-Cedar is sitting in for Stacey Harris this week and has some preliminary data from this year’s Annual Sierra-Cedar Survey. Plus, Bill Gates and AI, Microsoft’s Bots, and the payroll system that cheats employees at Domino’s.
Candace Osunsade is SVP and Chief of Staff of the National Aquarium. Candace has been a strategic business partner and human resources leader for over 25 years.
Crystal Miller is the CEO of Branded Strategies, co-hosts a daily HR podcast called DriveThruHR and has over a decade of experience working with some of the world’s biggest brands.
New federal law on overtime sparks debate, Leap forward for human capital disclosure, Ultimate Software acquisition of Vestrics predictive analytics platform, Entelo Raises $12 million for enterprise data-driven recruiting, and Bias in algorithms.