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.
 

Right now is the best time to be unafraid

On August 13, 2020, in Coronavirus Pandemic and Work, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, by Heather Bussing
This may turn out to be one of the hardest times in history to find a job. That’s pretty scary. Right now is the best time to be unafraid.
 

HRExaminer Radio – Executive Conversations: Episode #374: Kevin Parker, CEO and Chairman of the Board, HireVue

John Sumser speaks with Kevin Parker the CEO and Chairman of the Board of HireVue. Kevin is a recognized corporate leader in the technology industry, particularly in the information solutions and software sectors.
 

The Revenge Contract

On August 11, 2020, in Editorial Advisory Board, Employment Law, Heather Bussing, HRExaminer, by Heather Bussing
“I’ve been thinking a lot about contracts. Most of the time, it doesn’t matter what’s in them, because people do what they say they are going to do. The important thing is what’s happening in the world, not the paper the lawyers are playing with.”
- Heather Bussing
 

Questions about your AI Ethics

“The entire organization, probably led by the HR Department, is entering a time of deep examination of organizational ethics. The questions that underly the development of an ethics process are about the ways in which we care for and protect the organization and its members.” - John Sumser
 

HRExaminer v10.84

Replacing anonymous surveys with open feedback has improved interpersonal dynamics and team results. Michael Carden shares the surprising Lessons from a year of open feedback in a group of forward-thinking enterprises.



Outdated employee and contractor information is a key roadblock on the road to faster productivity but AI can help. HiringSolved’s head of Product, Fara Rives has a fresh take. Talent Mobility - The Struggle Is Real and AI Can Help.



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.” Five Steps for Making Smarter HR Tech Decisions.



What’s that got to do with Koala Bears? If there’s anyone that can explain what Koalas and dots have to do with losing track of people in data it’s Heather Bussing.



On this week’s HR Tech Weekly: Gretchen Alarcon, ServiceNow, Moovila, Jason Seiden, Brainworks, Medio Smart Health Monitoring App, Data Sets, NLP, and Reopening Tech-Enabled Office Post-Covid.