This week: Gartner to Buy CEB Inc. for $2.6 Billion in Cash, Stock (Paywall), Fortune’s 50 Best Workplaces for Parents, Jeremy Roche joins Unit4 as Chief Product Officer, Trump and Sessions plan to restrict highly skilled foreign workers. Hyderabad says to bring it on, and Amazon’s Alexa won the CES battle, but faces a tough war.
This week: Trish McFarlane new Infor VP, Global HCM Strategy and Product Management, Namely raises $50M; Adds time management to help mid-sized companies, Ransomware targets HR departments with fake job applications, Under Armour at CES highlights digital transformation efforts as clothing, and French workers win legal right to avoid checking work email out-of-hours.
This is the year-end show for HR Tech Weekly where Stacey and John cover notable HR Tech news, acquisitions, mergers, funding, and The Top 5 Ways Work Changed in 2016.
This week: SAP Analyst Update, Talemetry HealthcareSource Announce Partnership, DOL issues final rule on city retirement programs, “So What Kind of Performance Review Do You Want, Anyway?”. And Gartner predicts future of personal data in smart cities.
Mercer To Acquire Thomsons Online Benefits, Cornerstone OnDemand Said to Mull Sale Under Activist Pressure, Dynamic Signal gets $25M led by Microsoft’s VC to replace the company bulletin board, IBM’s Rometty to urge Trump to support worker retraining, and Want a Job in Silicon Valley? Keep Away From Coding Schools. #skillsgap #benefits #productivity
This week: Zenefits penalized $7 million in California for insurance licensing violations, European Commission clears the way for Microsoft-LinkedIn deal, Slack and Google announce partnership, Mercer Acquires Sirota Consulting, and Outdated 401(k) Rules Are Shortchanging Americans.
This week: Sanjiv Anand Joins bswift as New President and CEO, CLS Partners hires industry veterans Dard Hunter and Stefanie Grasty, Workday Selects AWS as Preferred Public Cloud Services Provider for Customer Production, Ultimate Software Certified for Meeting Asia-Pacific Cross Border Privacy Rules (APEC CBPR), Outdated 401(k) Rules Are Shortchanging Americans, Uber Trades Out CHROs, aka Life In The Fast Lane, Uber drivers in U.S. cities to join planned worker protests, and Obama White-Collar Overtime Pay Mandate Blocked by Judge.
This week: Powerful job search and discovery built for the talent industry from Google, Facebook Isn’t Just for Friends – Now It’s for Your Career, Zugata raises $7 million to make annual performance reviews obsolete, Amazon promises to change its ‘Hunger Games’ employee review process, Handshake nabs another $20M to make the job hunt more fair, and #CampusRecruiting. Sponsor: HR Open Source.
This week: John’s update from the Recruiting Trends/Talent Acquisition Conference (LRP), Stacey’s update from the KronosWorks Conference, Wipro to acquire Appirio, and Accenture to Acquire DayNine.
This week: Glint garners $10 million Series C, iCIMS Appoints New General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, Big Issues Surrounding Big Data, No End in Sight for Rising Cybercrime, and Many Companies Require Non-Compete Clauses For Low-Wage Workers.