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Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. AllyO said annual recurring revenue more than tripled during 2019, and that 97 percent of its customers renewed their contracts. The company’s customer base nearly doubled, as did each one’s annual spend. AllyO said it’s...
Performance management platform Betterworks acquired Hyphen, a San Francisco-based company that provides tools for employee listening and engagement. Terms weren’t disclosed. By combining its performance management solutions with Hyphen’s listening capabilities, Betterworks said it’s melding business and HR processes that have traditionally been separate. The result will be...
Learning and development efforts are moving higher on the corporate priority list, pushed by the pace of business, concerns about transformation and the skills gap. At the same time, line managers often resist training efforts because they don’t want employees to miss work. A report from the...
Reward Gateway launched an analytics engine as a part of its employee engagement platform. Called SmartInsights, the package provides HR departments with intelligence on overall employee engagement, recognition activity, benefit uptake and social responses.   The company said SmartInsights uses a highly visual set of dashboards to make...
CareerBuilder launched a social recruiting tool that lives within its Talent Acquisition Suite to U.S. customers. The company said SocialReferral is available to U.S. clients and will help employees share content and job postings internally and to their own personal networks. SocialReferral is designed...
Phenom People and learning platform Docebo will integrate their so that customers can better identify skills gaps using Phenom AI, then automate delivery of training content to employees. The companies said that although 70 percent of talent professionals say their company identifies or plans to identify...
Microbusinesses, those with fewer than 20 employees, are struggling to find candidates and often turn to consultants and technology products to help fill open roles. According to a study of ADP data by Moody’s Analytics and The Wall Street Journal, headcount at these companies...
iCIMS has joined Ceridian’s Dayforce Software Partner Program and plans to build an integration between its talent acquisition platform and Ceridian’s HCM solution. The connection will simplify the exchange of data between the two products, the company said, allowing information to be used throughout the...
Learning platforms Degreed and LearnUpon announced a partnership that offers their products through a single solution. LearnUpon’s tools enable companies to create, manage and track formal learning programs, such as mandatory or optional training. Degreed provides a single app through which workers can find, access...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Ceridian reported Dayforce revenue of $569.7 million during 2019, up 30.2 percent year-over-year. The company ended the year with more than 4,300 live Dayforce customers and 3.9 million active users world-wide, an increase of 25.8 percent....