The Twisted HR/Employee Relationship

On November 29, 2019, in Editorial Advisory Board, HRExaminer, Paul Hebert, by Paul Hebert
“My premise is this: the HR-Employee relationship is dysfunctional and almost surely codependent.” - Paul Hebert
 

Four Things You Need to Know About Implementing AI in HR

On November 28, 2019, in Editorial Advisory Board, HRExaminer, Rob May, by Rob May
AI has begun to have a real impact on every stage of the HR process. Talla CEO Rob May, an AI automation platform, shares how Hilton Hotels used AI to shorten their recruiting process by about 75%.
 

It’s Perfectly Legal to be an Asshole.

On November 27, 2019, in Discrimination, Editorial Advisory Board, Employment Law, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, by Heather Bussing
“People often wonder if they’re being harassed at work, treated unfairly, or have been wrongfully terminated. It turns out, what most people think of as harassment or “wrongful” is neither — at least legally.” - Heather Bussing
 

Rethinking the Golden Rule

On November 25, 2019, in Dr. Todd Dewett, Editorial Advisory Board, HRExaminer, Leadership, by Dr. Todd Dewett
“Let’s begin with a new and improved rule. For leaders, the rule is to treat others kindly with appropriate fairness.” - Dr. Todd Dewett
 

HRExaminer v10.47

It is a rare organization that has real accountability relative to inclusion today. Joe Gerstandt shares his experience with How Inclusion Happens.



We’ve been individually profiling each of the twelve organizations that appear on our HRExaminer 2020 Watchlist. With that done, we are recapping the entire list here with links to each individual profile. The Complete HRExaminer 2020 Watchlist.



In this video John Sumser performs the magic trick of condensing a 5-hour talk down to 20 minutes on New Management Approaches for HR in AI Enabled Enterprises.



John Sumser talks on AI and its role in the Recruiting Process in this video shot at Elmhurst College.



John Sumser talks with Drew D’Agostino, CEO and Greg Skloot, President of Crystal. Crystal developed the first Personality AI assessment app designed to reveal anyone’s personality without a personality assessment, They’ve just published their new book, Predicting Personality. Listen to Drew D’Agostino and Greg Skloot from Crystal.



 

How Inclusion Happens

On November 18, 2019, in Editorial Advisory Board, HRExaminer, Joe Gerstandt, by Joe Gerstandt
“Inclusion is an experiential outcome, the experience of being consistently and fully included. That experience is largely the product of behaviors, especially the behaviors of ones manager and co-workers. If you want to change the way that an employee is experiencing the workplace, for example to make it a more inclusive experience, then there is no bigger lever than those behaviors.” - Joe Gerstandt
 

HRExaminer v10.46

Jason Seiden writes, “If you read only a single article this year about how to lead an HR function, make this the one, it’ll make you smarter.” 5 Steps for Making Smarter HR Technology Decisions.



Textio delivers augmented writing. With its first implementation as a bias reducer in job ad creation, the company started down the road to understanding the meaning of the words you use. The HRExaminer 2020 Watchlist: Textio — Organizational Transformation Tool.



With the largest deployment of intelligent tools in the industry (over 600 accounts using their Perception tool alone), Ultimate Software pioneered the idea of making AI the heart of the service. The HRExaminer 2020 Watchlist: Ultimate Software — Most Effective Broad Deployment of AI Tools.



John Sumser talks with Ellen Nussbaum, the CEO at Humanyze, a pioneer in organizational analytics. Born from the MIT Media Lab in 2011, the company provides advanced research in organizational network analysis and behavioral science. Ellen holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, and serves on the Board of Advisors of WGBH, a leader in public broadcasting and content creation. Listen to Ellen Nussbaum from Humanyze.



On HRTech Weekly: KronosWorks 2019, ADP BuyBack, Ceridian Secondary Public Offering, New PeopleStrong President, HireVue in AI ethics hot seat for their facial recognition hiring tool, and Amazon launches AWS Data Exchange.


 

5 Steps for Making Smarter HR Technology Decisions

On November 11, 2019, in Editorial Advisory Board, HRExaminer, Jason Seiden, by Jason Seiden
You poor thing. You need to make a smart HR Technology decision for your organization! What do the best minds, steeped in experience recommend? Take counsel from Jason Seiden in his article, 5 Steps for Making Smarter HR Technology Decisions.
 

HRExaminer v10.45

Sexual harassment is a nearly tone-deaf label for what happens in the workplace. In Ronan Farrow’s book, Catch and Kill, John Sumser explains how the stories of complicity through silence, intimidation by leaders, and the executive desire to look good will leave you feeling nauseated. If you are in HR, please read this book and then look around you and see what’s happening.



Why haven’t job board products evolved? Jeff Dickey-Chasins is a good person to ask (he’s known as The Job Board Doctor after all). With Recruitment Product Offerings, Change is Slow.



Data sourcing, quality, and control are at the heart of SwoopTalent and they’re doing a spectacular job of managing the quality of large volumes of sourcing data. The HRExaminer 2020 Watchlist: SwoopTalent — Automated Data Lake Management, Sourcing.



Talespin’s most observable offering is Barry, the AI character you can fire over and over again. Talespin is important because we’re entering an era where full productivity can be reached in radically reduced time due to XR-powered practice environments. The HRExaminer 2020 Watchlist: Talespin — Best Virtual Reality Deployment.



On HRTech Weekly: IHRIM launches Refreshed HRIP Certification, Symphony Talent Acquires SmashFly Technologies, Workday Announces Intent to Acquire Scout RFP for $540M, ServiceNow To Acquire Cognitive Search Capabilities of Attivio, and JPMorgan tests its Amazon-Berkshire health venture on bank employees.


 

With Recruitment Product Offerings, Change is Slow

On November 5, 2019, in Editorial Advisory Board, HRExaminer, Jeff Dickey-Chasins, by Jeff Dickey-Chasins
“Why haven’t job board products evolved? Is the lack of employer demand driving the lack of interest in non-job-ad offerings? Or is the failure of job boards overall to offer non-job-ad options driving the reinforcement of existing buying behavior?” - Jeff Dickey-Chasins