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Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. A Harris Poll survey found that 69 percent of Americans believe AI should play no role in certain parts of the hiring process. Conducted for outsourcing firm Yoh, the survey found people...
Employees continue to prioritize flexible work arrangements and expect the movement toward more flexibility to last, according to new research from Paychex. Flexibility is “the common denominator” in how employees want to work now, Paychex said. It’s also something they expect from employers in the future. Younger...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. A study by ADP’s Research Institute found a growing demand for new payroll options across 13 countries. The report said employers recognize that new payment options can enhance their reputations as a...
When UNLEASH America opens its doors for the second year next week, organizers expect to build on what they consider a solid start in 2018. “We expect everything to be bigger,” said China Gorman, managing director, America, for UNLEASH group. While she declined...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. More companies are expanding severance packages and offering job placement assistance to separated employees, according to RiseSmart’s 2019 Guide to Severance & Workforce Transition survey. The reason: They believe such benefits will...
Trade shows and conferences are an important part of HR technology landscape, to the point where some business leaders wonder if these gatherings in Las Vegas, Orlando, Austin and other points around the map exert an undue influence on customer buying decisions. Most people in HR tech...
Cornerstone OnDemand is offering small businesses a free 14-day trial of its learning management system, PiiQ. The trial provides access to a library of some 1,500 courses covering subjects from compliance to technical and soft skills, the company said. Cloud-based PiiQ is designed to...
In this guest column Ian Cook, vice president of people solutions at Visier, discusses why AI’s success depends on people and technology working hand-in-hand. We live in an age that will be looked back on as one of the single most transformative eras in human history. Similar...
In this guest column, Mitrefinch Sales Manager Peter Bellotti details why HCM technology plays such a vital role in developing the modern workforce. For any company to be successful, bringing in the right talent is an absolute necessity. Hiring the best people, however, is...
Still struggling to find talent, more than half of employers plan to revamp their talent acquisition strategy within the next two years. At the same time, a surprisingly low number use workforce analytics in their TA efforts. According to a study by Kronos, How High-performing Organizations Compete...

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