This week: Microsoft’s Nadella says LinkedIn will get the hands-off treatment, while tech companies are uncomfortable with sharing LinkedIn data with competitor Microsoft, Snag-A-Job acquires PeopleMatter, Caslight Health – a better way to navigate the US Healthcare system?, and Is HR Spending on the rise? Early insights from the Sierra-Cedar HR Systems Survey.
Stacey M. Browning is executive vice president and Chief Strategy Officer for Paycor. LEAD magazine awarded Browning with their inaugural C-Suite Award for strategic leadership impact.
Pete Kazanjy is a serial founder, and seasoned early stage SaaS executive. Most recently, Pete founded TalentBin, a category-defining talent search engine and recruiting CRM, which exited to Monster Worldwide in early 2014.
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.