HRExaminer v9.41

“If we had to start again and design the HR profession from a blank page, we wouldn’t start by hoping HR technology could fix the current mess.” - Dr. Chris Andrews. How would you shape HR if you were Starting Again?

We finish up our profiles from the 2019 HRExaminer Watchlist with development based performance management from Bridge by Instructure.

Learn how an approach inspired by Michelangelo could help you create new talent strategies. Read part two of, What Michelangelo Can Teach Us About Talent Strategies.


John Sumser speaks with Laura Bilazarian, co-founder and CEO of Teamable. Laura has worked in high stakes arenas like investment banking, private equity, social enterprise, and rugby (yes, rugby). Listen to Laura Bilazarian on HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly, LinkedIn Builds ATS, Launches New Diversity Insights, and acquires Glint to bolster employee engagement tools. Degreed Introduces Skill Review and Workday announces their “Frictionless” Talent Marketplace.
 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #191: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On October 12, 2018, in HR Tech Weekly, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, Radio, by John Sumser
This week, LinkedIn Builds ATS and Launches New Diversity Insights, Microsoft-owned LinkedIn acquires Glint to bolster employee engagement tools, Degreed Introduces Skill Review, and Workday announces “Frictionless” Talent Marketplace. Topics: #Recruiting #Skillsgap #Internalmobility.
 

HRExaminer v9.40

On October 5, 2018, in AI, Artificial Intelligence, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRTech, Radio, Weekly, by John Sumser
This week, we feature three of the last four profiles from The 2019 HRExaminer Watchlist. There’s employee sentiment analysis from Ultimate Software, next generation productivity from Workday, and recruiting and talent management powered by machine learning and predictive analytics from Ascendify.


John Sumser speaks with Viktor Mirovic, Founding Partner of Helius Ventures and co-founder of KeenCorp. Mirovic has been active in the M&A and private equity space since 1994. He is a proud father of a boy and a girl and lives and works in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Listen to HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly, we have Workday Rising Event updates along with a slew of Workday announcements, including news from Adaptive Insights and how Workday is infusing Machine Learning Algorithms into HR Apps. Saba Software has acquired Lumesse, Pymetrics Raised $40 Million, and AI is getting political in Washington.
 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #190: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On October 5, 2018, in HR Tech Weekly, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, Radio, by John Sumser
This week, we have an update from the Workday Rising Event along with a slew of Workday announcements, including news from Adaptive Insights and how Workday is infusing Machine Learning Algorithms into HR Apps. Saba Software has acquired Lumesse, Pymetrics Raised $40 Million, and AI is getting political in Washington.
 

HRExaminer v9.39

On September 28, 2018, in AI, Artificial Intelligence, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRTech, Radio, Weekly, by John Sumser
We have a trio of profiles this week from The 2019 HRExaminer Watchlist that cover job performance enhancement from Textio, the disappearing assessment interface from Traitify, and impressive legacy data utilization from Kronos.


John Sumser speaks with Angela Lockman, the Vice President of Product Management for Tax and Compliance at Equifax Workforce Solutions, named one of the “300+ Women in HR Technology Worth Watching.” Listen to HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly, Stacey and John host a packed show with news from Slack, Microsoft 365, WalkMe, PeopleFluent, NetDimensions, PlanSource, SmartRecruiters, and Noodles and Company.
 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #189: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On September 28, 2018, in HR Tech Weekly, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, Radio, by John Sumser
John and Stacey discuss Slack acquiring email app Astro, Microsoft 365 is getting AI-powered suggestions, WalkMe raises $40 million to help people navigate complex user interfaces, PeopleFluent Separates Workforce Compliance and Diversity Division and launches new Learning Suite with Merger of NetDimensions, PlanSource Fall Product Release, SmartRecruiters Names HR-Tech Veteran new President, and Noodles and Company unveils a rare maternity program.
 

HRExaminer v9.38

On September 21, 2018, in AI, Artificial Intelligence, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRTech, Radio, Weekly, by John Sumser
Our focus on The 2019 HRExaminer Watchlist continues this week with profiles on four amazing firms that are leading the charge in HR with intelligent technology. These include, SwoopTalent, OneModel, Beamery, and EngageTalent.


We have two great episodes of HR Tech Weekly. On Episode 187, Stacey Harris and John Sumser host their annual highlights show on The HR Technology Conference. On Episode 188, John and Stacey have a great discussion about AI in the workplace featuring Microsoft, Google, and IBM. Plus, a bevy of interesting new service and funding announcements coming on the heels of The HR Tech Conference last week.
 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #188: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On September 21, 2018, in HR Tech Weekly, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, Radio, by John Sumser
John and Stacey discuss Workplace AI featuring Microsoft, Google, and IBM. Workday Ventures Partners with Topia (formerly MOVE Guides), Cornerstone Launches Frontline and also Acquires Workpop, Greenhouse Integrates IBM Watson AI, Paychex Launches Learning Management System, and The IBM Age Discrimination Lawsuit.
 

HR Tech Weekly: Episode #187: Stacey Harris and John Sumser

On September 18, 2018, in HR Tech Weekly, HRExaminer, HRExaminer Radio, Radio, by John Sumser
Stacey Harris and John Sumser host their annual highlights show on The 2018 HR Technology Conference.
 

HRExaminer v9.37

On September 14, 2018, in AI, Artificial Intelligence, HR Technology, HRExaminer, HRTech, Radio, Weekly, by John Sumser
Our focus over the coming weeks is to introduce you to John Sumser’s findings in HRExaminer’s new report, The 2019 Index of Intelligent Technology in HR. Our first article serves as an introduction to the report. Next, we focus in on the most interesting AI companies in HR Technology, which are contained in The 2019 HRExaminer Watchlist (which stems from the report). We finish up with two profiles from the watchlist that highlight Google and IBM’s latest advances in the field.


Also this week, John Sumser speaks with Tom Walsh, the director of data science at Kronos. Tom received a PhD in computer science from Rutgers University and held several research positions in academia and industry, including a research position at MIT. Listen to HRExaminer Radio.