HR Tech Weekly: Episode #250: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On January 24, 2020, in HR Tech Weekly, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, John Sumser, by John Sumser
This week, Stacey and John discuss how Paychex is Among Fortune Magazine’s Most Admired Companies in 2020, Paycom will join the S&P 500, Personio, the German HR platform for SMEs raised $75M, ServiceNow Acquires Loom Systems, and we wrap up with The Randstad 2020 Talent Trends Report.
 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #249: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On January 21, 2020, in HR Tech Weekly, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, John Sumser, by John Sumser
Oracle Hires Amazon Web Services Exec As New CMO, Cornerstone Acquires Clustree, PageUp Launches Recruitment Marketing Software, Phenom People raises $30M for AI Recruitment Platform, and Modern Health raises $31M to Accelerate Reach of Mental Health Benefits.
 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #248: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On January 10, 2020, in HR Tech Weekly, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, John Sumser, by John Sumser
Stacey Harris and John Sumser dig into a couple of big topics this week. An Article in The Atlantic describes how At Work, Expertise Is Falling Out of Favor. EdTech is the other big story where 2019 Global Edtech Investments Reached a Staggering $18.66 Billion. Wow.
 

Uncoded Bias in AI Hiring

“Allowing machines to participate in and perhaps even dictate decisions in Human Resources raises a host of ethical considerations. After all, these systems control various forms of opportunity for the workforce. More precisely, they involve people’s livelihood, hopes and dreams.” - John Sumser

Maintenance is the heart of AI Utility in HR Tech

On January 7, 2020, in AI, HR Technology, HR Trends, HRTech, Intelligent Software in HR, John Sumser, by John Sumser
John Sumser writes, “Maintenance. At the heart of intelligent tools (AI), deployment is a super-challenging question. Since all algorithms and models ‘drift’ (wear out), maintenance is a natural and important part of usage. But, maintenance is the hardest part of digital life.”
 

6 Types of AI or Intelligent Tools in HR Tech

On January 6, 2020, in AI, Artificial Intelligence, HR Technology, HR Trends, HRTech, John Sumser, by John Sumser
Let’s round up the broad categories of intelligent software and AI that are available to you in today’s HR Tech marketplace.
 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #247: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On January 3, 2020, in HR Tech Weekly, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, John Sumser, by John Sumser
This week, Stacey and John discuss some of the most important topics of 2019. Standouts include Ethics in AI, HR Tech in Recruiting, the role of HR, the pace of change, and the importance of Workforce Planning.
 

Do We Have an AI Safe Word?

HRExaminer author Michael Kannisto, Ph.D. discusses how new academic research is calling into question the validity of using AI in employee candidate selection.
 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #246: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On December 20, 2019, in HR Tech Weekly, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, John Sumser, by John Sumser
This week: Stacey and John discuss Microsoft Dynamics 365 Human Resources, Modern Hire AI Code of Ethics, SVNDLY Contingent Workforce Management funding, California Labor Law Crushing Freelancers, Facebook Payroll Data Theft, and IBM Watson Exec Claims They’re the only Big Player in their Segment.
 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #245: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On December 13, 2019, in HR Tech Weekly, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, John Sumser, by John Sumser
This week: John and Stacey discuss Stacey’s work on her upcoming book about the HR Tech Environment, iCIMS, Degreed Acquires Adepto, EddyHR Acquires Pay-Role HR Solutions, Paycom Announces LMS Enhancements, Workday reveals Products Exec Shuffle, and 10% of meetings workers book are FAKE.