The Transition from Enterprise to Intelligent HR Software and Solutions (Video)

On March 21, 2019, in AI, Artificial Intelligence, HR Technology, HR Trends, HRExaminer, HRTech, Video, by John Sumser
In this video, John Sumser discusses the transition from enterprise to intelligent HR software and solutions at an IBM Think TED Talk.
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Assessing Talent for the Future of Work (Video)

On March 14, 2019, in AI, Artificial Intelligence, HR Technology, HR Trends, HRExaminer, HRTech, Video, by John Sumser
While scientific and psychometric measurement for “fit” has existed for decades, it remains very hard to sell into large organizations. This panel led by John Sumser debates the tried and true vs. the innovative and unproven in assessing talent for the Future of Work. Panelists include, Alina von Davier, PhD, Senior Vice President, ACTNext, and Josh Jarrett, Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder at Koru, Inc.
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AI: Making Sense of all the claims – Recruiting Trends and Talent Tech Conference Interview of John Sumser

On March 7, 2019, in AI, Artificial Intelligence, HR Technology, HR Trends, HRExaminer, HRTech, Video, by John Sumser
John Sumser sits down with David Shadovitz, editor at Human Resource Executive Magazine, to discuss why companies aren’t actually using AI in their HR Tech.
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AI, Algorithms, and Who Owns the Outcome (Video)

On February 28, 2019, in AI, Artificial Intelligence, HR Technology, HR Trends, HRExaminer, HRTech, Video, by John Sumser
This is a video with the full transcript for a talk John Sumser gave on AI, algorithms, and intelligent software in recruiting at Google’s Mountain View campus at the end of 2018. After John’s presentation, he moderated a panel that included Facebook’s Richard Rosenow, Derek Zeller from Engage Talent, Jeff Dunn, Intel’s Campus Relations Manager, and our own resident Employment Law expert, Heather Bussing.
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Basic Prediction Algorithms

On October 25, 2018, in AI, Artificial Intelligence, HRExaminer, by John Sumser
Amazon scrapped the development of their AI hiring tool because engineers found the AI was unfavorable toward female candidates because it had combed through male-dominated résumés to accrue its data. The heart of this kind of bias lives within basic prediction algorithms.
 

HRExaminer v9.41

“If we had to start again and design the HR profession from a blank page, we wouldn’t start by hoping HR technology could fix the current mess.” - Dr. Chris Andrews. How would you shape HR if you were Starting Again?

We finish up our profiles from the 2019 HRExaminer Watchlist with development based performance management from Bridge by Instructure.

Learn how an approach inspired by Michelangelo could help you create new talent strategies. Read part two of, What Michelangelo Can Teach Us About Talent Strategies.


John Sumser speaks with Laura Bilazarian, co-founder and CEO of Teamable. Laura has worked in high stakes arenas like investment banking, private equity, social enterprise, and rugby (yes, rugby). Listen to Laura Bilazarian on HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly, LinkedIn Builds ATS, Launches New Diversity Insights, and acquires Glint to bolster employee engagement tools. Degreed Introduces Skill Review and Workday announces their “Frictionless” Talent Marketplace.
 

HRExaminer Watchlist: Development Based Performance Management: Bridge by Instructure

Bridge makes employee development the heart of talent management. It uses intelligent tools to guide managers when helping an employee learn new skills as a part of career development.
 

HRExaminer v9.40

On October 5, 2018, in AI, Artificial Intelligence, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRTech, Radio, Weekly, by John Sumser
This week, we feature three of the last four profiles from The 2019 HRExaminer Watchlist. There’s employee sentiment analysis from Ultimate Software, next generation productivity from Workday, and recruiting and talent management powered by machine learning and predictive analytics from Ascendify.


John Sumser speaks with Viktor Mirovic, Founding Partner of Helius Ventures and co-founder of KeenCorp. Mirovic has been active in the M&A and private equity space since 1994. He is a proud father of a boy and a girl and lives and works in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Listen to HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly, we have Workday Rising Event updates along with a slew of Workday announcements, including news from Adaptive Insights and how Workday is infusing Machine Learning Algorithms into HR Apps. Saba Software has acquired Lumesse, Pymetrics Raised $40 Million, and AI is getting political in Washington.
 

HRExaminer Watchlist: Intelligence First Talent Management: Ascendify

Ascendify is the first company to offer enterprise-grade Talent Acquisition and Management tools built with intelligence as the foundation. They integrate machine learning and predictive analytics into recruiting and talent development with one seamless platform.
 

HRExaminer Watchlist: Planning and Data Governance as the Heart of the Enterprise: Workday

Workday’s implementation of intelligent tools places planning and data consistency at the heart of the enterprise to improve productivity.