Workforce Management

New products and methodologies that help companies manage both full-time employees and independent contractors, and why they may need to meld the often-competing concerns of HR and Procurement as contingent workers take on a greater role in executing business strategy. Here’s where we also look at trends related to workforce dynamics and the products that address them.

Lattice said that data from Mercer Compensation Benchmarks is now available through the company’s new Compensation product.   Lattice Compensation was launched in July 2022 to connect performance and compensation as a way to drive more effective strategies and transparency around pay decisions, which impact both talent management and retention....
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast of our roundup. Playvox, a provider of workforce engagement management solutions, expanded its Workforce Management Capacity Planner. Within the Capacity Planner, customers can prepare and forecast for the long-term with regards to staffing and business...
SAP SuccessFactors unveiled its second half 2022 release, introducing features designed to help organizations “create an agile and future-ready workforce.” At the start, select customers will have access to three new features: skills ontology, growth portfolio and dynamic teams. The skills ontology uses machine learning and AI to recommend relevant...
Beekeeper added new capabilities to its mobile-first platform, Beekeeper’s Frontline Success System. Founded in 2012, Beekeeper aims to serve frontline employees and organizations by providing digital solutions that can automate businesses processes and communications from any location. “The disconnect between employers and their frontline employees is at an all-time high, causing...
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HR Acuity, which provides SaaS solutions for employee relations case management and HR investigations, acquired Speakfully, a platform designed to help employees express their concerns about the workplace. Formed in 2018, Speakfully allows companies to use a secure portal to manage workplace issues and employee feedback. The company offers data...
Beeline, a vendor management and extended workforce platform, agreed to acquire Utmost, which provides software for workforce solutions for matters involving contingent and direct employees. According to Staffing Industry Analysts, “both companies have evolved beyond the historic limitations of a VMS provider to include broader talent categories.” With Utmost, Beeline...
HiBob launched a native workforce module for its platform, called “Bob.” The module is designed to help companies improve their efficiency by helping to easily plan, track and analyze their positions and people data. Incorporating a workforce planning strategy helps companies respond to emerging economic or technological trends that disrupt...
ADP launched a new survey solution, Voice of the Employee, which is meant to help employers collect feedback and sentiment throughout the employee lifecycle. That, in turn, will allow executives to make more informed decisions about workforce-related issues.  ADP says that employers face a range of challenges when it comes...
Textio released an AI-enabled software tool to help interrupt biases in written performance feedback. The product, aptly called Textio for performance feedback, provides managers with real-time coaching on writing employee feedback to ensure it is effective and fair. With the tool, AI will identify and replace language that could be...