Products

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

Consulting company Paradigm Strategy's partnered with another brand name to advance further into the world of building inclusive workplaces. Working with the firm, SurveyMonkey released a new survey template for companies to take a data-driven approach to measuring inclusion. The new Belonging & Inclusion template is designed to help companies...
Oracle has announced new AI-based capabilities and UX features for its HCM Cloud product. The tools are meant to improve productivity of both recruiting and HR professionals while delivering a simpler user experience to employees. The company’s thinking goes like this: HR needs new strategies and technologies if their organization...
In this Point of View, YouDecide CEO Peter Marcia looks at technology's developing role in open enrollment. Most benefits managers in the industry are exhaling a collective sigh of relief now that open enrollment is complete and the first deductions with the new benefit amounts have been applied without a...
For a while, now, it’s seemed to me that at some point, the Learning and HR functions are going to become one. The increasingly dynamic, near-real-time approaches to performance management will be the primary driver, followed by the growth of experiential learning. A logical way for organizations to start...
In this Point of View Vivian Maza, chief people officer at Ultimate Software, explains why effective benefits programs require constant care and feeding. Each company’s open enrollment is a major annual milestone. For employees, it’s the crucial time to choose the best benefits for themselves and their...
Users of Alight Solutions’ HR, health and finance products can now offer DailyPay’s on-demand payroll services to their employees without additional charges or having to modify their existing payroll processes. DailyPay allows workers to transfer accrued but unpaid wages to any bank account...
At its annual Talent Connect conference in Dallas, LinkedIn announced several “key updates” designed to leverage data and take advantage of transformative trends in both technology and user behavior. That updates, said Vice President of Product, Talent Solutions and Careers John Jersin, are...
Indeed confirmed to the HCM Technology Report that it’s testing a product flavored for the gig economy. According to HRTechFeed, which first noticed the site last week, the subdomain gigs.indeed.com appeared in June. The site speculated that the gig site might put Indeed’s recent...
ADP has added an “Insights” feature to its Mobile Solutions app, allowing managers and business leaders to receive real-time workforce analytics while away from their desks. Using—what else—AI and machine learning, the feature continually tracks wage, time, location, industry, and other types of data to uncover trends and other insights...
Workforce-management platform provider Deputy released a new feature, Auto-Scheduling, that allows businesses to more easily create and maintain compliant schedules for hourly workers across industries such as restaurants, healthcare, staffing and franchises. Of course, the feature is AI-powered, Deputy said. It uses AI to build schedules based on analytics from...