Products

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

Phenom People has struck a deal with Digi-Me, which produces 60-second video job ads, to offer video recruiting tools on its platform. Digi-Me’s products are built on the idea that the challenge of recruiting today can be overcome by “showing” a story as well as “telling” it. Its brief video...
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Infor and Montage have partnered to provide predictive analytics and interviewing technology to employers. The companies will leverage their platforms to offer candidates with an improved interviewing and assessment experience while helping companies move quickly between scheduling, assessment and interviews during the hiring process. The companies said the partnership is meant to help...
LinkedIn said it will move LinkedIn Recruiter, LinkedIn Jobs and Pipeline Builder to a single platform to create what it calls, “the new intelligent hiring experience.” The idea is to simplify the recruiter’s toolkit by putting the products into one place and providing access through a single, revamped interface. Separately,...
JobVite received a $200 million investment from K1 Investment Management, then turned around to announce three acquisitions: recruitment marketing firm Talemetry, internal hiring and referral platform provider RolePoint and the interviewing-chatbot company Canvas. By wrapping these services into its own, JobVite said it will be able to deliver a unified...
Career marketplace Hired.com has acquired Py, a Y Combinator company whose suite of assessment and screening tools helps employers evaluate engineering talent. Py’s staff will join Hired immediately and its products—Py for Work and the Py app—will be incorporated into Hired’s platform. Several new products have emerged from the acquisition....
They say diversity & inclusion is good business. That’s increasingly true for HR tech companies that build tools to help companies reach their D&I goals. In a new report, RedThread Research and Mercer say that the market for D&I solutions is growing—it’s now worth about $100 million—but fragmented. Most of...
This week's roundup of deals, product announcements and other news from the HCM technology community. ADP increased revenues by 8 percent, to $3.5 billion, during its 2019 second quarter. Diluted earnings per share sank 16 percent to $1.27 for the quarter, while adjusted diluted EPS increased 30 percent to $1.34....
TriNet, a Dublin, Calif.-based provider of SMB HR solutions, released a new version of its mobile app. The update’s designed to improve access to HR information for both employers and workers. According to TriNet, the updated app helps SMBs streamline HR processes, improve employee engagement and offer real-time access to...
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