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.

IAC unit BlueCrew, an on-demand platform for W-2 workers, expects to be available in U.S. markets this year, including Chicago, Detroit, Miami, Minneapolis and Phoenix. The expansion follows a year that saw sharply higher revenues because of “accelerated adoption from employers,” the company said. BlueCrew now...
Ceridian’s been buying assets this week. The company purchased nearly all the assets of the Richmond, Va., analytics firm Clearview Logix, and certain intellectual property from Paysa, an AI-powered personal career advisor. Among those assets are Paysa.com. The acquisitions are rooted in Ceridian’s intention to aggressively invest...
Wipro Limited will sell its Workday and Cornerstone OnDemand business to Alight Solutions for about $110 million in cash. As a result of the agreement, approximately 350 employees of Wipro’s Workday and Cornerstone teams will move to Alight. The companies...
In this guest column, HCM consultant Victor Lindsay looks at why HR technology isn't the panacea some claim it is. The World Economic Forum's Future of Jobs 2018 report predicts that “by 2025, machines will perform more tasks than humans in the workplace.” Even...
Beamery, which develops candidate relationship and recruitment management software, received a strategic investment from Workday Ventures and will join the Workday Software Partner Program. In addition, Workday’s talent acquisition team will use Beamery’s products in its own efforts to identify candidates. Charles Mah, Workday’s...
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...