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HRExaminer v9.42

What happens to your recruitment marketing if you can’t articulate what kind of candidate you need or define the right metric to gauge your effort? Jeff Dickey-Chasins explores the challenges in, Articulating the Problem – or Not?

Mara Swan and Dr. Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic write about how learnability is arguably the main antidote to job automation. Read their article, Curiosity, not Data, Will Improve the Image and Performance of HR.

Victorio Milian asks, “I’m Privileged - What Now?” What do organizations do about Privilege?


John Sumser speaks with Jason Lauritsen, a keynote speaker, author, and consultant. Jason is an employee engagement and workplace culture expert who will challenge you to think differently. Listen to Jason Lauritsen on HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly, Slack acquires email app Astro, Microsoft 365 is getting AI-powered suggestions, WalkMe raises $40 million, and PeopleFluent Separates Workforce Compliance and Diversity Division and launches new Learning Suite with Merger of NetDimensions.
 

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.
 

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.
 

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.
 

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.
 

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.
 

HRExaminer v9.36

Do zero-length assessments work? Tom Janz shares a time-bound perspective on assessment accuracy in, Short, Shorter, Shortest - Online Tests vs. Candidate Social Media Analytics.


“Being revealed as an idiot is normal! The only real idiot is the person unwilling to laugh about it and learn from it.” - Dr. Todd Dewett Sometimes You’re Just an Idiot.


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


John Sumser speaks with Jeanne Achille, who will chair the Women in HR Tech Summit at the Annual HR Technology Conference and is founder and CEO of The Devon Group. Listen to HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly: John introduces The HRExaminer Watchlist and Awards (AI, Intelligent Software), Espressive Raises $23M and Maimai the LinkedIn rival from China raises $200 million ahead of US IPO. Topics include AI, Intelligent Software, and Biased Data.
 

HRExaminer v9.35

“So when things are going sideways and nothing feels right, you’re just in the process of learning something new. Relax, and keep going.” Heather Bussing speaks truth in, Learn By Mistake.


Every HR professional should be prepared to face data that contradicts their beliefs sooner or later. Stacey Harris has more in, When the Data Says You’re Wrong (and what to do about it).


Performance Ratings – Should they Stay or Should they Go? That’s the question Jamie Resker answers this week.


John Sumser speaks with Eyal Grayevsky, CEO and co-founder of Mya Systems. The company’s AI-recruiter has been recognized as an industry leader. Listen to HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly: Getting ready for the HRTech Conference, John talks about his book on Intelligent Software, Funding news from Salary Finance and Australian HR startup Flare, AllyO Releases Next-Gen Platform, Google launches search feature to help military vets find jobs, plus much more.


 

HRExaminer v9.34

Feedback. It’s a big deal. Until we figure out how do it better, we won’t realize our potential. Jason Lauritsen gets underneath The Real Reason We Fail at Feedback.


Before you decide you need to sue someone, answer these 5 Questions Before Filing a Lawsuit from Heather Bussing.


Most contracts have a bunch of words that no one reads before they sign them. Heather Bussing has the fix in her article, Good Contracts.


John Sumser speaks with Matt Bingham, the Vice President of Product Innovation and Strategy for Bridge, an employee development suite from the makers of Canvas. Listen to HRExaminer Radio.


On HR Tech Weekly: Funding news for ThinkHR and Swedish startup Impactpool, Too Much Diversity Tech?, and 70% of Tech Employees Don’t trust HR. Plus, discussion on Diversity, Recruiting, and HRTech.
 

HRExaminer v9.33

Certain kinds of change are difficult for employees and diminish trust across your organization. Dr. Todd Dewett explains the steps that lead to Increased Trust.


John Sumser explains, “People have maps of the world that they carry around in their heads.” This is the root of Dissonance.


Susan LaMotte discusses the cost of HR policies that rely on out-of-touch leadership assumptions. Don’t Assume: Find Out What Is Real.


John Sumser speaks with Jon Stross, the President and co-founder of Greenhouse. Listen to HRExaminer Radio.

On HR Tech Weekly: Funding news for ClearCompany, iCIMS, and HR Tech Platform PerkSpot. Plus, Stacey and John discuss Blockchain, Rewards, and Recruiting with a sprinkle of snark.