Products

New product announcements, coverage of trends, strategies and customer demand and experiences from around the industry.

TalentGuard introduced the Intelligent Role Studio, a solution that combines subject matter expertise with algorithmic intelligence to help employers maintain job and skills data and use it to make workforce-related decisions. Previously, global organizations required between 9 and 18 months to update their job roles and competencies, TalentGuard said. The...
Transcript Mark Feffer: Welcome to People Tech, the podcast of the HCM Technology Report. I'm Mark Feffer. My guest today is Jarik Conrad, vice president of human insights and HCM advisory at UKG, and executive director of The Equity at Work Council, a group of business and academic people focused on...
Greenhouse and Circa announced a partnership to expand delivery of job postings to underrepresented communities, while Appcast released an index to help employers measure their efforts to reach diverse candidates. Appcast launched the Audience Index Report for users of the Appcast’s Xcelerate network.  The feature, available without extra charge, provides...
Recruiting technology provider Humantelligence has partnered with Dice to offer candidates access to its self-assessment tools, which look at a user’s motivators, behaviors and ideal work styles. Through the relationship, job seekers can take Humantelligence’s 12-minute self-assessment for free. Humantelligence measures 28 psychometric characteristics to help users understand their approach...
ServiceNow’s new release includes workforce optimization capabilities to help IT and customer service managers streamline their organization’s work and a workplace monitor that tracks agent productivity in real time. The Now Platform’s Quebec release expands the product’s native AI capabilities and low-code development tools while helping customers improve productivity and...
Indeed incorporated features that allow employers to manage their hiring process directly on the job board’s platform, without needing additional software or integrations. With the product’s emphasis on automation, the company believes it can significantly cut the time needed to move candidates from application to hire. The Indeed Hiring Platform...
Despite increased awareness of gender diversity issues and the continued challenges facing women at work during the Covid-19 pandemic, 70% of global businesses don’t regard gender equity to be a top priority. Indeed, a study by IBM’s Institute for Business Value found that the leadership pipeline for women is shrinking,...
Corporate executives and their company’s talent leaders are out of synch in a number of areas that can impact the effectiveness of their organization’s talent acquisition efforts. According to research from recruiting platform provider Beamery, front-line talent leaders believe operational issues have the most impact on their work, while executives...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast of this roundup. ServiceNow and Microsoft announced an integration to allow HR and IT agents to collaborate directly within Microsoft Teams. Features include Chat-to-Call, with which agents can invite employees to a Teams call directly...
Vendor management system provider Beeline introduced what it calls an “extended workforce platform” to help businesses manage and optimize their contingent workforce. The platform takes an approach that is less spend-focused and more “talent-centric and intelligence-driven,” Beeline said, and is designed around the specific dynamics of managing an external workforce. “The...