Business

As technology advances, so does the opportunity for vendors to serve business of all sizes. But HCM technology is constantly changing as new companies emerge, old vendors plan for market changes and new generations of employees demand more from their tools. Here’s our coverage.

Outmatch acquired Amsterdam-based Harver, a provider of volume-hiring software. The company said Harver’s platform complements the assessments, video interviewing and reference-checking of Outmatch’s Hiring Experience Stack. The combination will allow employers to make more informed, more efficient hires. The combination of capabilities will “form a solution that disrupts the pre-hire technology...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast of our roundup. Lever announced its spring feature release, which focuses on increasing efficiency for recruiters. The release includes faster screening, improved job requisition and visual reporting features. Beeline acquired JoinedUp, a high-volume workforce solution focused...
Listen to a podcast of our roundup. Performance management platform 15Five acquired employee engagement software provider Emplify for $50 million. With the acquisition, 15Five’s team will grow by more than 30%. The company now has a customer base of over 2,800, including Spotify, Hubspot, Peloton, Credit Karma, and Siemens. Salary.com secured...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast of our roundup. HireRight released an integration ServiceNow, deployed through the ServiceNow store. The integration lets recruiters and hiring managers initiate employment and recurring background checks and drug testing on candidates and existing employees, directly...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast of this roundup. UKG said it now has more than 250 technology and services partners in its network and that, with its launch of UKG Marketplace, it has created one of the largest global partner...
Transcript Welcome to PeopleTech, the podcast of the HCM Technology Report. I’m Mark Feffer. This week’s podcast is brought to you by Criteria. Finding and retaining great talent is a challenge – and Criteria can help. Their assessments help you make better talent decisions by identifying high-potential candidates. They’ve been designed...
Phenom announced a $100 million Series D investment round that the company will use to further develop its Talent Experience Management platform. The round was led B Capital Group with Dragoneer Investment Group, OMERS Growth Equity and GoldenArc Capital also participating.   In a blog post, Phenom CEO Mahe Bayireddi...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast version of this roundup. The great majority of employers, 85% of them, have a formal strategy governing their approach to HR technology or plan to implement one in the next year, according to a study...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast of our roundup. Lattice raised $60 million, raising its total valuation to about $1 billion. The latest round was led by Tiger Global. The company said the funds would be used to expand its team...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast of our roundup. More U.S. companies are hiring chief diversity officers, with members of the S&P 500 bringing on as many as a dozen a month, according to a report by Russell Reynolds Associates. Meanwhile,...