HR Tech Weekly: Episode #281: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On August 28, 2020, in HR Tech, HR Tech Weekly, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, John Sumser, by John Sumser
COVID Life and Personal Productivity, Ceridian Launches Secondary Public Offering, Ex-Google Employees Form Virtual Tech ‘school’ For Gap Year Students Amid College Closures, COVID-19 Is Dividing The American Worker, New Job Postings Are Plummeting For White-Collar Professionals, Modern Hire Appoints Karin Borchert As CEO, and TriNet Bolsters HR Solution To Further Help SMBs Amid COVID-19.
 

The Human Side of Cybersecurity During The Coronavirus Pandemic

Sam Bocetta discusses the human side of cybersecurity during the coronavirus pandemic. Bocetta is a journalist specializing in U.S. diplomacy and national security, with an emphasis on technology trends in cyberwarfare, cyberdefense, and cryptography.
 

HRExaminer Radio – Executive Conversations: Episode #376: Kelly Robinson, Founder and CEO, RedDot Media

John Sumser speaks with Kelly Robinson, founder and CEO of RedDot Media, a recruitment advertising agency specializing in programmatic advertising. Kelly led organizations over the last 25 years in recruitment and recruitment technology both in the UK and US. Kelly founded Broadbean Inc, which he sold to DMGT and went on to lead the strategic acquisition by CareerBuilder in 2014.
 

The Human Machine Learning Partnership

Recognizing AI means trying to remember, in the onslaught of machine opinion, that by accepting the machine’s opinion you are making a decision. ‘The machine suggests but the fault is yours’ will necessarily replace ‘The machine told me to do it.’ - John Sumser
 

HRExaminer v10.86

Dr. Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic and Dave Winsborough write, “The current pandemic has highlighted important leadership deficits and dysfunctionalities, not just around competence, but also around integrity and moral leadership.” Moral Leadership in the Pandemic Age.



John Sumser speaks with Cecile Alper-Leroux, the VP of Product Innovation at Ultimate Software. Cecile is an author and economic anthropologist with more than 20 years of industry experience. Cecile has been featured in Forbes, HuffPost, HR Magazine, HRD Canada TV, and The Wall Street Journal. Listen to Cecile Alper-Leroux on HRExaminer Radio.



On this week’s HR Tech Weekly: U.S. Productivity, Layoffs, Oracle, Tiktok, Salesforce, Workday, IBM, Tech Consolidation, EdTech, EdCast, and Career Pathing.


Neil McCormick highlights a framework of questions that leaders should ask about their business to prepare for when everyone is ready to come back to work. Managing your Workforce After the Pandemic.



How do we help people to stop being scared and to let go of rigid views about things they don’t know? Heather Bussing examines the Fear of what we don’t know, and certainty about assumptions that are wrong.



 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #280: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On August 21, 2020, in HR Tech, HR Tech Weekly, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, John Sumser, by John Sumser
John and Heather’s Sonoma County Fire Evacuation Plans (August 2020), U.S. productivity rises 7.3% - biggest increase since 2009, Oracle in talks to acquire TikTok, Workday and IBM Roll Out Solution to Aid Workplace Reopening, Salesforce Launches New Feedback Management Solution, and EdCast launched a new integrated career pathing and internal mobility solution.
 

HRExaminer Radio – Executive Conversations: Episode #375: Cecile Alper-Leroux, VP of Product Innovation, Ultimate Software

John Sumser speaks with Cecile Alper-Leroux, VP of product innovation at Ultimate Software. Cecile is the author of From Dissonance to Resonance and an economic anthropologist with more than 20 years of industry experience. Cecile has been featured in Forbes, HuffPost, HR Magazine, HRD Canada TV, and The Wall Street Journal.
 

Fear of what we don’t know, and certainty about assumptions that are wrong

“We are designed to connect with one another. We are also designed to be afraid of new and different things. Both aspects of our reality are important for survival.” - Heather Bussing
 

HRExaminer v10.85

John Sumser writes, “Another way of describing the next wave of organizational ethics driven by AI and intelligent tools is that it is nothing less than the stewardship of the organization.” Let’s put it this way, there are Questions about your AI Ethics.



John Sumser speaks with Kevin Parker, CEO and Chairman of the Board at HireVue. Long before it became a health imperative, HireVue was working to perfect video and virtual hiring. Listen to Kevin Parker on HRExaminer Radio.



On this week’s HR Tech Weekly: Indeed, ZapInfo, Skillsoft, Rippling, CloudPay, Thriver, and HBR 21 HR Jobs of the Future.


This may turn out to be one of the hardest times in history to find a job. Heather Bussing explains why Right now is the best time to be unafraid.



Employment Law Attorney Heather Bussing explains that revenge is like drinking poison and waiting for the other guy to die. The Revenge Contract.



 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #279: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On August 14, 2020, in HR Tech, HR Tech Weekly, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, John Sumser, by John Sumser
Indeed Agrees To Acquire ZapInfo, Skillsoft Restructuring Plan Confirmed by Court, Rippling Announces $145M Funding, CloudPay Raises $35M, Thriver Raises $33M, and Harvard Business Review on 21 HR Jobs of the Future.