HRExaminer v9.45

On November 9, 2018, in Bob Corlett, Heather Bussing, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRTech, Radio, Weekly, by John Sumser
Do Humans, Laws, and Algorithms compute? Heather Bussing looks for a working formula.


Bob Corlett explains how hiring is like a Tango dance competition, except in the competition you are a contestant, not the judge. Hiring is like a Tango.


In Talent Hydraulics, John Sumser talks about companies that build a reputation for being a place that great people come from.


John Sumser speaks with Amit Mohindra, Founder and CEO of People Analytics Success. Amit has built and led people analytics teams at companies such as Apple and McKesson. Listen to Amit Mohindra on HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly, Stacey and John discuss the KronosWorks and iCims Events, there are acquisitions from Cornerstone and The Muse, Moonlighting Launches New On-Demand Hiring API, and there’s AI news from Eightfold and Phenom People. Plus, topics like WFM, Scheduling, and Personalization.
 

Humans, Laws, and Algorithms

On November 6, 2018, in Editorial Advisory Board, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, by Heather Bussing
Algorithms follow the rules every time. That is what they are – a set of instructions and rules. This distinction is really important in evaluating HR software.
 

HRExaminer v9.44

On November 2, 2018, in Heather Bussing, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRTech, Joe Gerstandt, Maren Hogan, Radio, Weekly, by John Sumser
D&I and HR have the potential to be much better strategic partners in the future than they have been roommates in the past. Joe Gerstandt explains why it’s Time for D&I and HR to Part Ways.


Trying to keep work and politics separate is about as easy as balancing work and life. Heather Bussing comes to the rescue in her Survival Guide for Politics and Work.


In her article, My Love Letter To Managers, Maren Hogan takes issue with the notion that hapless managers are responsible for every last company misstep.


John Sumser speaks with Marc Rind, VP of Product Development and Chief Data Scientist at ADP. Listen to Marc Rind on HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly, Stacey and John discuss Ultimate Software, Career.com domain for sale, ServiceNow acquisition and partnerships, Teamable raises $5M and acquires Simppler, New Partners for Team Handshake, and VoiceSense Introduces New Speech-Based Predictive Analytics Solution for HR.
 

Survival Guide: Politics and Work

On October 30, 2018, in Editorial Advisory Board, Heather Bussing, by Heather Bussing
Trying to keep work and politics separate is about as easy as balancing work and life. There’s a lot going on and it won’t calm down for a while. The current issues touch people deeply. At work, you have some control over what you are doing and get to do things you (hopefully) are good at and enjoy. Feeling competent and getting things done really helps when politics has people untethered and uncomfortable.” – Heather Bussing
 

HRExaminer v9.35

“So when things are going sideways and nothing feels right, you’re just in the process of learning something new. Relax, and keep going.” Heather Bussing speaks truth in, Learn By Mistake.


Every HR professional should be prepared to face data that contradicts their beliefs sooner or later. Stacey Harris has more in, When the Data Says You’re Wrong (and what to do about it).


Performance Ratings – Should they Stay or Should they Go? That’s the question Jamie Resker answers this week.


John Sumser speaks with Eyal Grayevsky, CEO and co-founder of Mya Systems. The company’s AI-recruiter has been recognized as an industry leader. Listen to HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly: Getting ready for the HRTech Conference, John talks about his book on Intelligent Software, Funding news from Salary Finance and Australian HR startup Flare, AllyO Releases Next-Gen Platform, Google launches search feature to help military vets find jobs, plus much more.


 

Learn By Mistake

On August 27, 2018, in Editorial Advisory Board, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, by Heather Bussing
“It’s okay to fall down, screw up, make mistakes, and figure it out by doing it wrong. Transformation is a process. It usually isn’t pretty. You will always be learning something new, and screwing up while you do.” – Heather Bussing
 

HRExaminer v9.34

Feedback. It’s a big deal. Until we figure out how do it better, we won’t realize our potential. Jason Lauritsen gets underneath The Real Reason We Fail at Feedback.


Before you decide you need to sue someone, answer these 5 Questions Before Filing a Lawsuit from Heather Bussing.


Most contracts have a bunch of words that no one reads before they sign them. Heather Bussing has the fix in her article, Good Contracts.


John Sumser speaks with Matt Bingham, the Vice President of Product Innovation and Strategy for Bridge, an employee development suite from the makers of Canvas. Listen to HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly: Funding news for ThinkHR and Swedish startup Impactpool, Too Much Diversity Tech?, and 70% of Tech Employees Don’t trust HR. Plus, discussion on Diversity, Recruiting, and HRTech.
 

Good Contracts

On August 21, 2018, in Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, Policies, by Heather Bussing
“Contracts don’t have to be pages of incomprehensible legal mumbo-jumbo. They can be clean and simple and understandable.” – Heather Bussing
 

5 Questions Before Filing a Lawsuit

On August 20, 2018, in Editorial Advisory Board, Employment Law, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, by Heather Bussing
“Just because someone did something that is wrong, unfair, or even illegal, it doesn’t mean that filing a lawsuit is the right answer or even a mildly good one.” – Heather Bussing
 

HRExaminer v9.32

Mary Faulkner explores why your action plans may not be resulting in real action. Read, There is no “action” in your action plans.


What if HR was Outlawed? Read a fresh perspective on the danger of irrelevance from Jason Lauritsen.


Things change all the time. Knowing this often feels worse. This is the dilemma almost all employees face dealing with technology. Heather Bussing guides us through Time and Change.


John Sumser speaks with Michael Beygelman, the CEO of Joberate, a workforce analytics platform that helps organizations make talent decisions. Listen to HRExaminer Radio.

On HR Tech Weekly: John discusses his follow-up report on Intelligent Software and AI, New CEO and Funding for Namely, and Walmart on-demand paycheck app available to 200,000 Employees.