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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.

This week: D&I solutions are a $100 million business, HireVue sets up an ethics advisory board for AI development, HR pros say their analytics skills are just fine, thank you, and Chad... Well, let's not go there. Welcome to another HCM Technology...
CareerArc raised a $30 million growth equity round from an investor group led by PeakEquity Partners. The company, which says it’s the only HR tech firm to offer both social recruiting and virtual outplacement solutions, helps organizations manage the hiring of new talent and moving employees out of the organization....
This week's roundup of deals, product announcements and other news from the HCM technology community. Dice and ClearanceJobs parent DHI Group reported revenues of $38 million from tech-focused products during 2018’s fourth quarter, unchanged from the year-ago period. Dice revenue was down 4 percent, to $24 million, though the company...
Welcome to HCM Technology Report’s Weekly Round-up via PODCAST… Just another short blast of HR Tech with a boost of Rock N Roll and a few unsavory words handed down from The Chad & Cheese – HR’s Most Dangerous Podcast – I’m Chad Sowash – yes that Chad… the...
HR.com has expanded the scope of its annual LEAD conference by partnering with Qualtrics’ X4 Experience Management Summit. The events will be held March 5-8 in Salt Lake City. LEAD offers an immersive educational program for professionals who create leadership development programs in large companies. With between 200 and 300...
UPDATED: Ultimate Software will be acquired by an investor group led by private equity firm Hellman & Friedman. The all-cash transaction’s value, at $331.50 per share, is around $11 billion. Under the agreement, Ultimate will continue to be led by founder and CEO Scott Scherr and his existing management team....
Infor has received a $1.5 billion infusion, which the company called “an important milestone” as it mulls the possibility of an IPO later this year or in 2020. The investment, from shareholders Koch Equity Development and Golden Gate Capital, builds on the more than $2 billion KED put into Infor...
The International Organization for Standardization should be releasing its guidelines on human capital reporting any day. Meanwhile, workforce analytics software and services company HCMI is ready with a new, focused online community. According to CFO, the ISO was expected to issue its guidelines at some point over the last two...
A roundup of deals, product announcements and other news from the HCM technology community. iCIMS will integrate InfoMart’s background-screening tools into its Talent Platform. The companies said their partnership offers employers “a unified workflow” of screening results from InfoMart into iCIMS, allowing them to maintain control of the hiring process. PeopleFluent’s...
A roundup of deals, product announcements and other news from the HCM technology community. After months of beta use, Google rolled out its candidate discovery feature to all G Suite customers paying for Google Hire. At the same time, VentureBeat reported, the company unveiled new capabilities that allow users to...

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