HR Needs to be Purposeful

On July 27, 2017, in Editorial Advisory Board, HR Scoop, HR Trends, HRExaminer, Leadership, Robin Schooling, by Robin Schooling
As human resources professionals we should not let ourselves be defined by what we do. What HR does is much less important than why we do it.
 

A World Full Of Bias And What To Do About It

On July 26, 2017, in Discrimination, Diversity, Employment Law, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, Leadership, by Heather Bussing
Creating an inclusive, diverse, and successful work place is not about getting every decision perfect. It’s about fairness, openness, and care.
 

Entrepreneurship in the Talent Acquisition Space

On July 24, 2017, in Editorial Advisory Board, HRExaminer, Jason Seiden, by Jason Seiden
Considering launching a business in the Talent Acquisition space? Jason Seiden walks you through the major stumbling blocks.
 

HRExaminer v8.29

On July 21, 2017, in Bob Corlett, HR Technology, HRExaminer, Radio, Weekly, by John Sumser
Bob Corlett writes, “The “Millennial Worker” stereotype remains a big deal. At the heart of the “Millennial problem” is a broken value equation.” Read, The Mistake in Expecting Millennials to Pay Their Dues.


John Sumser was asked about his forecasts for 2018. He thought that the splintering of HR was an interesting place to start. Read, Ex Uno Plures. Out of One, Many.


Where do valuable tools with less exciting technology fit in? John Sumser considers the utility of “Good Enough Technology.”


HRIntelligencer 1.08 Highlights: The Power of AI to Manipulate Humans, AI Robots Learning Racism/Sexism/Prejudice From Humans, Can We Copy the Brain?, and Use deep learning even if your data isn’t that big.


On episode 130 of HR Tech Weekly: Google rolls out HR software, New Funding for Lever and Workato, Mercer invests in PayScale, New Partnerships for Infor Partners and ADP and also BambooHR and PlanSource, and more.


John Sumser talks with Carmen Hudson, Principal Consultant at Recruiting Toolbox, Founder of Recruiter Hunt, and co-founder of Talent42, a national conference for tech recruiters. Listen to HRExaminer Radio - Executive Conversations.


On Episode 25 of HRx Big Ideas Radio, John Sumser talks with Doug Shaw about Doug’s current work that uses the arts as a lens through which to explore Organizational Development. Listen to Big Ideas Radio.
 

The Mistake in Expecting Millennials to Pay Their Dues

On July 17, 2017, in Bob Corlett, Editorial Advisory Board, HRExaminer, by Bob Corlett
“At the heart of the “Millennial problem” is a broken value equation. Employers no longer have the right to expect people to pay dues. And while that might seem unfair to you if you paid your dues, it’s even less fair to the millennials.” – Bob Corlett
 

HRExaminer v8.27

On July 7, 2017, in Editorial Advisory Board, HR Technology, HRExaminer, Neil McCormick, Radio, Weekly, by John Sumser
Will the Function of HR Evolve or go the Way of the Dodo Bird? Neil McCormick shares his analysis.


John Sumser adds a new chapter to his series on the Risks, Ethics, and Liability of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Big Data, and Predictive Analytics.


HRIntelligencer 1.06 has The Myth of a Superhuman AI, 8 Ways Machine Learning Is Improving Companies’ Work Processes, Data Science’s Dirty Little Secrets, and more.


On episode 128 of HR Tech Weekly: News from Microsoft, Newton, the Dave McClure scandal at 500 Startups, the DOL abandons overtime rule, and Harver Raises $8.1M to “Kill the Resume.”


John Sumser talks with Jason Lauritsen, a keynote speaker, author, advisor, and expert in employee engagement and workplace culture. Listen to HRExaminer Radio - Executive Conversations.


On Episode 24 of HRx Big Ideas Radio, John Sumser talks with Vinnie Mirchandani, the President of Deal Architect. Mirchandani helps clients take advantage of disruptive trends before they go mainstream. His books, The New Polymath and The New Technology Elite have been called “innovation firehoses.” Listen to Big Ideas Radio.
 

HRExaminer v8.26

On June 30, 2017, in Editorial Advisory Board, Heather Bussing, HR Technology, HRExaminer, Radio, Weekly, by John Sumser
John Sumser has a fascinating three-part series this week covering the risks, ethics, and liability being introduced to business by artificial intelligence, machine learning, big data, and predictive analytics. Jump in to Part 1 on HR Enterprise Software Liability, then Part 2 covering Basic Ethics Questions, and finish with Part 3 on Questions for your Vendor.


“If you want to do what other people were doing last year, spend a lot of time navel gazing, and define success according to conventional standards.” Read, When Best Practices Don’t Work from Heather Bussing.


In HRIntelligencer 1.05, John Sumser shares Why robotic automation is stumbling, How Blockchains Could Transform AI, Why So Few People Major in Computer Science?, Auditing Black-Box Predictive Models, When AI Botches Your Medical Diagnosis, Will Robots Take My Job?, and how Google’s AlphaGo DeepMind works.


On episode 127 of HR Tech Weekly: New GuideSpark Product, Workday on Medium Enterprise Organizations, Facebook gives up on making the world more open, Google and Microsoft urging court to back gay workers, and European Commission hands Google record $2.72 billion fine.


John Sumser talks with China Gorman, a successful global business executive in the Human Capital Management (HCM) sector. China is a sought-after advisor and speaker bringing the CEO perspective to the challenges of building company culture. China is the author of Data Point Tuesday blog and is published in mainstream media properties like Fortune, TLNT, and Fast Company. Listen to China Gorman on HRExaminer Radio - Executive Conversations.
 

When Best Practices Don’t Work

If you want to do what other people were doing last year, spend a lot of time navel gazing, and define success according to conventional standards.
 

HRExaminer v8.25

Colin Kingsbury discusses how the influence of goals is overlooked when shaping company culture. Read, You Can’t Build a Good Culture Without Clear Goals.


Maren Hogan dismantles some of the myths and legends that surround using artificial intelligence for recruiting and hiring. Read, Maren Hogan on Artificial Intelligence (AI).


In HRIntelligencer 1.04, John Sumser shares the Big Picture on algorithmic fallibility, HR’s view on Big Data, Lessons from the front lines of machine learning, 10 Common Natural Language Processing (NLP) Terms, The Strange Loop in Deep Learning, and the quote of the week.


On episode 126 of HR Tech Weekly: HRTech Investments from Textio, Entelo, and Talla, CareerBuilder sells most of its stock, ADP and FinancialForce, Microsoft and Accenture BlockChain ID’s, and Zenefits to pay $3.4 million in unpaid overtime.


John Sumser talks with Yvette Cameron. Yvette has over 30 years of experience in the HCM industry and is currently the SVP of Strategy & Corporate Development at SAP SuccessFactors. In previous HCM roles she worked at Gartner, SAP, Oracle, Saba, PeopleSoft, and JD Edwards. Listen to Yvette Cameron on HRExaminer Radio - Executive Conversations.
 

You Can’t Build a Good Culture Without Clear Goals

On June 19, 2017, in Colin Kingsbury, Editorial Advisory Board, HRExaminer, by Colin Kingsbury
Common culture begins not just with a shared sense of values, but also a shared view of objectives. Colin Kingsbury discusses how the influence of goals is overlooked when shaping company culture.