Dissonance

On August 13, 2018, in Futures, Industry Analysis, John Sumser, Recruiting Wisdom, by John Sumser
It’s not possible to wade through everything you’d like to read, watch, discuss, or think about. The information explosion forces us all to specialize, but not without a cost.
 

HRExaminer v9.32

Mary Faulkner explores why your action plans may not be resulting in real action. Read, There is no “action” in your action plans.


What if HR was Outlawed? Read a fresh perspective on the danger of irrelevance from Jason Lauritsen.


Things change all the time. Knowing this often feels worse. This is the dilemma almost all employees face dealing with technology. Heather Bussing guides us through Time and Change.


John Sumser speaks with Michael Beygelman, the CEO of Joberate, a workforce analytics platform that helps organizations make talent decisions. Listen to HRExaminer Radio.

On HR Tech Weekly: John discusses his follow-up report on Intelligent Software and AI, New CEO and Funding for Namely, and Walmart on-demand paycheck app available to 200,000 Employees.
 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #182: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On August 10, 2018, in HR Tech Weekly, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, John Sumser, Radio, by John Sumser
John discusses his follow-up report on Intelligent Software and AI, New CEO and Funding for Namely, and Walmart on-demand paycheck app available to 200,000 Employees.
 

HRExaminer Radio – Executive Conversations: Episode #285: Michael Beygelman, CEO of Joberate

John Sumser speaks with Michael Beygelman, the CEO of Joberate, a Boston-area technology company that has developed a workforce analytics platform that helps organizations make better talent decisions.
 

HRExaminer v9.31

The co-working company WeWork just announced a “Vegetarian only” food policy at company events. Heather Bussing explains Why WeWork’s Vegetarian Policy Won’t Work.


Paul Hebert says that HR Needs to Follow the Right Rabbit and we couldn’t agree more.


Cities are increasingly organized by profession. Seattle for Software, Los Angeles for Entertainment, and so on. John Sumser takes us on a tour of Guild Cities.


Heather Bussing points out the warning signs in, When Companies Stop Innovating.


On HR Tech Weekly: There’s acquisition news from ADP, Workday and Bullhorn. Salary.com is merging with Compdata Surveys. There’s new funding for CultureAmp, GustoHQ, and League. Plus, John and Stacey discuss Change Management, Payroll, Compensation, Culture, and Benefits.
 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #181: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On August 3, 2018, in HR Tech Weekly, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, John Sumser, Radio, by John Sumser
ADP Acquires Celergo, Workday closes purchase of Adaptive Insights, Bullhorn acquires Invenias, and Salary.com merges with Compdata Surveys. There’s funding news from CultureAmp, GustoHQ, and League. Plus, John and Stacey discuss Change Management, Payroll, Compensation, Culture, and Benefits.
 

Guild Cities

On August 1, 2018, in HRExaminer, John Sumser, by John Sumser
2009 marked the first time in history that more people lived in the city than on the farm. One of the most interesting features of our cities is that they are increasingly organized by profession. John Sumser explains Guild Cities.
 

HRExaminer v9.30

Let’s Talk About the “Real” Skills Gap. Mary Faulkner explains how a revived discussion on the “skills gap” is underway but underlying issues could derail the effort.


So what do sharks and Harvard grads have to do with recruiting? Bob Corlett explains why Your Recruiting Process Assumes Harvard Grads Cause Shark Attacks.


“Imagine the anxiety levels of someone who is desperate to find work and required to sift through a database of a half million job offerings.” - John Sumser Candidate Experiences (It’s Plural).


“To have candor is not to lack civility.” Dr. Todd Dewett explains it’s not an either/or equation. Read, Candor vs. Civility.


John Sumser speaks with Goutham Kurra, Chief Product Officer and co-founder of Glint. Listen to HRExaminer Radio.

 

Candidate Experiences (It’s Plural)

Like cramming for a math final after skipping the class all semester, the active job hunter is faced with a sea of conflicting number one priorities.
 

HRExaminer Radio – Executive Conversations: Episode #284: Goutham Kurra

John Sumser speaks with Goutham Kurra, Chief Product Officer and co-founder of Glint. Goutham has spent the last 15 years creating innovative products and technology across advertising, data science, machine learning, robotics, enterprise search, and virtual computing.