Employees

Executives Must Do More Than ‘Buy In’ for Engagement Programs to Succeed

Google the term “executive buy in” and you’ll get about 80,000 results, most of which–according to our unscientific review–relate to winning leadership support for one kind of corporate initiative or another. We weren’t particularly surprised. Throughout the year, we’ve noticed an increasing penchant among vendors, HR leaders, bloggers and others involved in HCM technology to […]

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We Should Talk More About HCM Technology Results, Not Systems

HR analysts and commentators might help practitioners and CHROs more if they spent less time talking inside baseball and more time thinking about what employers actually need to get done. Over on the HR Tech Blog, Sarah Brennan argues that too much discussion about HCM strategy and technology is driven by buzzword-driven conferences and consultant research papers. […]

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Line Managers Are Key to Success of Engagement Tech

For obvious reasons, communicating with deskless employees is more difficult than reaching those who occupy the same seat every day. And despite the hype, mobile platforms won’t provide the complete solution. Communications is a big piece of the engagement puzzle. When you’re not in touch, warehouse workers, field technicians, drivers and similar workers feel removed. […]

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Robo-Advisors for Financial Benefits? Don’t Get Ahead of Your Workforce

A study by LendEDU, which is in the business of refinancing student loans, found that despite Gen Y’s and Gen Z’s penchant for technology, they’d rather deal with a human beings than robo-advisors when it comes to getting financial advice. With the Blade Runner sequel now hitting old-fashioned theaters–you know, the kind where you watch a movie […]

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HCM Tech Roundup: Google Advances Job Tools

Google unveiled a beta version of its API “Cloud Job Discovery,” which will “broaden the service’s reach beyond job boards and career site providers to staffing agencies and applicant tracking systems,” the company said. Google’s also introducing support for job searches in more than “100 language varieties.” ADP says the next version of its ADP […]

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Green Circle Health’s Tech Platform Powers Unique Approach to Wellness

Green Circle Health doesn’t claim to be revolutionizing employers’ approach to health and wellness benefits. Rather, it’s increasing their impact by taking a pragmatic approach that’s based on three foundation blocks: Widening the focus of health and wellness programs from the employee to their entire family. Providing each family member with a set of app-based […]

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HCM Tech Roundup: Video Interview Platforms Consolidate

Consolidation’s afoot in the market for video interviewing as the number of companies that use the technology stagnates, reports TLNT. Greg Rokos, who founded GreenJobInterview and recently sold it to Montage, said the increasing availability of free two-way video services may be impacting the use of the specially designed platforms like Montage. SAP plans to […]

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Roundup: This Week’s Top Stories in HCM Technology

iCIMS announced a new investment in its technology department “to further enhance its product user interface, platform integration capabilities and the candidate experience.” The company plans to increase headcount in its Labs department by about 25 percent by 2018’s first quarter. Earlier this year, the company launched an in-house Design Lab focused on UI enhancements […]

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