HRExaminer v10.64

Here’s a Quick Guide to the Families First Coronavirus Response Act from our resident Employment Lawyer Heather Bussing.



Paul Hebert looks at how COVID-19 impacts HR’s role now and over the next decade. Can HR Do Their Future Job?



The old ways of fixing Performance Management aren’t working. Jamie Resker has solutions for Modernizing Performance Management.



John Sumser speaks with Randy Womack, the CEO of Socrates.ai. Socrates AI is trying to improve employee experience with a new type of conversational presence. Listen to Randy Womack on HRExaminer Radio.



On HR Tech Weekly: Stacey Harris and John Sumser discuss the COVID-19 Response, Topia, Mmonaeo, Lyra, SHRM, Ceridian, Workday, Facebook, Cornerstone Cares, HealthStream, NurseGrid, People Analytics, and Grokker.


 

HRExaminer v10.63

For a decade, HR Tech vendors uniformly claimed that the holy grail of software was the consumer experience delivered by companies like Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Google, and other web-centric software companies. Read, AI and Intelligent Tools and Enterprise Software Consumerization. John Sumser



What can you do to survive in a future that is almost certainly going to be radically different than anyone can predict? Michael R. Kannisto, P.h.D shares three powerful recommendations in, Wrong HR Tech Thinking = Missed Future.



“People fall short of our expectations and do things that irritate and disappoint us,” writes Jamie Resker. Consider these three things Before You Engage In A Difficult Conversation.



John Sumser speaks with Henry Albrecht, the CEO of Limeade. Founded in 2006, Limeade is an employee experience technology company. Listen to Henry Albrecht on HRExaminer Radio.



On HR Tech Weekly: Stacey Harris and John Sumser discuss Oracle Layoffs, Mercer, Research Quality, Pay Equity, Silkroad, Lilith Christiansen, Alight, Employee Experience, AI, Machine Learning, Paycor, Paychex, and Aon, Willis Towers Watson.


 

HRExaminer v10.62

Most Human Resource questions involve subtle distinctions, case specifics, or other bits of context. That’s a problem when there’s Nuance in HR that AI and Intelligent Tools Don’t See. Read more from John Sumser.



Heather Bussing has created a Coronavirus checklist for HR and employers planning for employee exposure and illness from the COVID-19 virus.



Hiring managers get no love. And maybe—just maybe—that’s why recruiting is so broken. Jason Seiden has more in his article, Fixing Recruiting: Hiring Managers Hold the Key.



John Sumser speaks with Mike Psenka, the President and CEO of Moovila. Listen to Mike Psenka on HRExaminer Radio.



On HR Tech Weekly: Stacey Harris and John Sumser have in-depth coverage of the Ultimate Software Connections Conference and Phenom People’s IAMPHENOM event. Plus, Talespin nabs $15M for its extended reality-based workforce training tools.


HRExaminer v10.61

On HR Tech Weekly: Stacey Harris and John Sumser discuss this week’s big announcement of Cornerstone OnDemand entering into an agreement to acquire Saba. Plus, GitHub for Data, Google to Close AI accountability Gap, EU introduces AI strategy, iCIMS Names Steve Lucas CEO, and Gartner has six Trends for CHRO’s that will impact the future-of-work.


Doug Shaw explains how missed opportunities in training are often a matter of Degrees of Separation.



Want to improve candidate experience? Change your Process. Read more from Felix Wetzel.



Dr. Todd Dewett shares three examples of fundamentally flawed - yet common - organizational practices. Question Your Unquestionable Truths.



John Sumser speaks with Tracey Burns, Senior Analyst, at OECD in Paris where she heads Innovative Teaching for Effective Learning, 21st Century Children, and Trends Shaping Education. Listen to Tracey Burns on HRExaminer Radio.



HRExaminer v10.60

On HR Tech Weekly: Stacey Harris and John Sumser analyze the big news; Ultimate Software and Kronos have merged to create an HR Tech powerhouse.


John Sumser shares 9 Trends Shaping AI & Intelligent Tools in HR Tech.



Performance Management is evolving into a continuous conversation model. Jamie Resker shares 8 Tips for Moving to the Continuous Performance Management Model.



John Sumser highlights the important issues with Latency in Intelligent Software and AI.



John Sumser speaks with Viktor Mirovic, the owner and Chief Financial Officer at KeenCorp, a state-of-the-art predictive people analytics tool in the HR Tech space. Listen to Viktor Mirovic on HRExaminer Radio.



HRExaminer v10.59

With Predictions Everywhere, Here are 9 Trends from John Sumser that are Shaping AI and Intelligent Tools in HR Tech.


Michael R. Kannisto, P.h.D. has a great question. Could we have made the first trip to the moon in 2020?



John Sumser explains What Puts the Intelligence in Intelligent Software and AI Hiring Tools?



John Sumser speaks with Liz Wessel, Co-founder and CEO of WayUp. Liz has been featured as one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30, named one of the “18 Coolest Women in Silicon Valley” by Business Insider. Listen to Liz Wessel on HRExaminer Radio.



On HR Tech Weekly: SmartRecruiter HiringSuccess Conf, Walk Me’s new CFO, Visier Announces Chief Sales Officer, SD WORX Acquires Pointlogic, Ceridian hiring in Canada, iCIMS & Ceridian Partnership, Workforce Logiq New Predictive Labor Report, Google closes AI Accountability gap.


 

HRExaminer v10.58

John Sumser wraps up his five-part series on AI and Intelligent Software Implementation in HR. If you haven’t read the first two articles, you can catch up here.

This week, John covers Data Cleanliness, Data Model Standards, and Process Governance. Next, John explains How To Evaluate an AI or Intelligent Software Vendor Solution. In the conclusion, John shares 40 Key Questions for Evaluating your Prospective AI Vendor.



John Sumser speaks with Chris Havrilla, the VP of HR Technology & Solution Provider Research at Bersin, Deloitte Consulting. Listen to Chris Havrilla on HRExaminer Radio.



On HR Tech Weekly: New Select HR Tech Event, CareerBuilder’s New Employment Screening Partner, Koch Industries Acquires Infor, Digital Health with Mercer, ADP State of the Workforce and Shadow Workforce Reports, plus IBM Blockchain.


 

HRExaminer v10.57

Should you purchase an AI Suite or a Point solution? Do you have the right objectives for launching a new intelligent tool in your organization? John Sumser looks at these and other elements of your project in Part II of AI and Intelligent Software Implementation in HR.



Jason Lauritsen writes, “We all need a solid foundation of relationships in our lives. That is where our work should begin.” Read, 3 Lessons for Building a Better Life and Helping Your People Do the Same.



“The most overused phrase has to be ‘employer value proposition.’ You join the tribe and POOF. It’s like taking your blindfold off in a Febreze commercial.” Susan LaMotte has the full explanation in, Employer Brand: Member of the Tribe.



Dr. Chris Andrews and Neil McCormick discuss the need for a globally recognized approach to managing Data Quality and Integrity in HR.



On HR Tech Weekly: Workforce Logiq and The Working Best Awards, The “Internet of Careers” Platform Using Blockchain, ServiceNow, and Passage AI.


 

HRExaminer v10.56

“From an operations perspective, the most important thing to know about intelligent software is that the narrower the problem, the better it works.” John Sumser digs into AI and Intelligent Software Implementation in HR.



Human Capital Reporting has a new international look — it’s standardized. For the first time we can have meaningful, comparative information. Neil McCormick puts the yardstick to Human Capital Reporting.



John Sumser speaks with Athena Karp, the founder and CEO of HiredScore, an artificial intelligence HR technology company that powers the global Fortune 500. Listen to Athena Karp on HRExaminer Radio.



On HR Tech Weekly’s special Saturday show: Oracle Hires Amazon Web Services Exec As New CMO, Cornerstone Acquires Clustree, PageUp Launches Recruitment Marketing Software, Phenom People raises $30M for AI Recruitment Platform, and Modern Health raises $31M to Accelerate Reach of Mental Health Benefits.


On HR Tech Weekly: Stacey and John discuss how Paychex is Among Fortune Magazine’s Most Admired Companies in 2020, Paycom will join the S&P 500, Personio, the German HR platform for SMEs raised $75M, ServiceNow Acquires Loom Systems, and we wrap up with The Randstad 2020 Talent Trends Report.


 

HRExaminer v10.55

There’s a path to realize the full potential of AI and intelligent software in HR but it isn’t one made with technology ideas engineered for the last century. John Sumser has a two-part series on User Interface Design Ethics for AI and Predictive Hiring Technology. Read part one here. In part two, John shares an example of how Manhattan-based Greenhouse Software is iterating the design of their tools to uncover where added intelligence and predictions can be most useful to their customers. Read part two here.



“People fall short of our expectations and do things that irritate and disappoint us,” writes Jamie Resker. Consider These Three Things Before You Engage In A Difficult Conversation.



When left unchecked, one act of bad behavior, triggers another, and so on, until morale and performance both tank. Jason Lauritsen explains how to Confront Bad Workplace Behavior to Protect Employee Engagement.



Dr. Todd Dewett has feedback about Coaching, where there’s an Abundance of Great Intentions.