Security Series 1 – Overview: Why Focus Your HR Department on Security

Topics: HRExaminer, John Sumser, by John Sumser
“This is the first in a long series of articles about making Security a part of the HR agenda. The 8 part series addresses the somewhat counterintuitive notion that all HR Departments should be the heart of company security.” – John Sumser
 

HRExaminer v10.04

In honor of Martin Luther King Day, Heather Bussing has Thoughts on Discrimination, the complete diversity series from The HRExaminer.


“Whether law or religion wins depends on the issue, the time, and the court.” Heather Bussing explains how religion and law have important distinctions. Religion v. Law.


Heather Bussing writes, “It’s normal to be scared of doing it wrong. But always needing to be right is trouble. Getting comfortable with being wrong.


John Sumser speaks with Loren Larsen, the CTO at HireVue. Larsen is an award-winning technology veteran with more than 20 years of engineering and research experience. Listen to Loren Larsen on HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly: AI and Recruiting, Google fined $57 million, SAP to Resell Kronos Workforce Dimensions, Oracle CEO wants half of App market, CareerBuilder acquires TextKernal, iSolved HCM acquires Sage Payroll, and is IBM going to kill off Watson?
 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #204: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

AI and Recruiting – What You Need To Know, Google fined $57 million, SAP to Resell Kronos Workforce Dimensions, Oracle CEO wants half of App market, CareerBuilder acquires TextKernal, iSolved HCM acquires Sage Payroll, and is IBM going to kill off Watson? Topics include: #HRTech, #WorkforceManagement, #HRAnalytics.
 

HRExaminer Radio – Executive Conversations: Episode #310: Loren Larsen

John Sumser speaks with Loren Larsen, the Chief Technology Officer responsible for guiding HireVue’s product direction through the product management, user experience, and engineering teams. Larsen is an award-winning technology veteran with more than 20 years of engineering and research experience.
 

HRExaminer v10.03

While the answer to almost any question is a Google search away, Heather Bussing recommends something far more powerful. It all begins with three magic words, I Don’t Know.


Can you tell the difference between new recruiting technology and pornography? John Sumser gives us a hint. It’s Not About the Functionality (Ever).


John Sumser explains why statistics and driverless cars won’t do you a damn bit of good if you don’t know where you’re going first. Skinny Dipping Statistics.


John Sumser speaks with Christopher Butler, an HR data and analytics expert and the founder and CEO of One Model. Listen to Christopher Butler on HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly, Stacey and John Provide an Informal Workforce Management Tutorial, There’s funding news from Talentsoft, CareerArc, Linear B, and Quinyx, Microsoft Teams Gets Location Sharing, Smart Camera, and Audio Messages, and Salesforce Is In Preliminary Talks To Acquire Workforce Management Software Company Clicksoftware.
 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #203: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

This Week, Stacey And John Provide An Informal Workforce Management Tutorial, Talentsoft Completes $50m Growth Round, CareerArc Snags $30m, Linear B Raises $1.6m Seed Round, Quinyx Secures $25m To Revolutionize The Workforce Management Industry, Microsoft Teams Gets Location Sharing, Smart Camera, and Audio Messages, and Salesforce Is In Preliminary Talks To Acquire Workforce Management Software Company Clicksoftware. Topics Include: HR Tech, Workforce Management, and HR Analytics.
 

Skinny Dipping Statistics

Topics: HRExaminer, John Sumser, by John Sumser
Statistics and driverless cars won’t do you a damn bit of good if you don’t know where you’re going first.
 

HRExaminer Radio – Executive Conversations: Episode #309: Christopher Butler

John Sumser speaks with Chris Butler, an HR data and analytics expert and the founder and CEO of One Model. Chris started his career working with HR data many years ago at Infohrm, the first HR analytics software company before their acquisition by SuccessFactors, and subsequently SAP. Chris is originally from Australia but today makes his home in Austin, Texas.
 

It’s Not About the Functionality (Ever)

“Can you tell the difference between new recruiting technology and pornography? If you listen to the ‘old school’ bunch, there’s not that much. Like porn, new recruiting technology promises the delivery of your fantasy. Often, it’s mostly in your mind.” – John Sumser
 

HRExaminer v10.02

Jason Lauritsen explains how expectations dictate our reaction to almost every experience in our lives and that includes the kind of Expectations That Are The Root Of Your Employee Engagement Problem.


Heather Bussing discusses a book by fellow attorney Donna Ballman about How to Stand Up for Yourself Without Getting Fired.


The personal story about Boys and Thrones and Sexual Harassment is from the thirty-year-old version of Heather Bussing.


John Sumser speaks with Michael Carden, the Founder of Joyous, the conversational user interface for HR. Listen to Michael Carden on HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly, The Federal shutdown disables E-Verify program, OutMatch Acquires Wepow, Earnin raises $125 million for payday advance platform, Crew (Slack messaging for shift workers) raises $35M, and Firm Led by Google Veterans Uses AI to ‘Nudge’ Workers Toward Happiness.