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Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast of our roundup. SeekOut raised $115 million in Series C funding in a round led by Tiger Global Management. The investment values SeekOut at more than $1.2 billion, reflecting a 2.6x increase in valuation...
Our guest is Sarah Peiker, the CEO of Orion Talent. They recruit from the ranks of military veterans to fill job openings across a variety of industries. We discuss the strengths that veterans bring to the job market, and how they adapt their military skills for civilian use, on...
Pressing demand for software developers is leading more companies to reconsider their approach to technology recruiting and hiring so they can fill critical roles. “We’re truly entering an era where it’s less ‘who you know’ and more ‘what you know,’” said Amanda Richardson, CEO of the technical assessment platform CoderPad....
Mark: Welcome to People Tech, the podcast of the HCM Technology Report. I'm Mark Feffer. My guest today is Tigran Sloyan, the co-founder and CEO of CodeSignal. They're an OB skills based assessment platform that's often used in technical hiring. In September, they closed a $50 million Series C round,...
SmartRecruiters partnered with PandoLogic, a subsidiary of enterprise software Veritone, to power talent acquisition and intelligent hiring processes through advanced AI. Companies that use SmartRecruiters’ programmatic offering, SmartJobs, will be able to use PandoLogic’s AI-enabled recruitment technology, the companies said. According to CNBC, 95% of businesses say that it’s harder...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news.Paradox Listen to a podcast of our roundup. A U.S. district court judge ordered the diversity-recruiting platform Canvas to stop using the domain name canvas.com, according to media reports. The preliminary injunction was issued after educational software provider Instructure argued...
We talk with John Keating, the head of partners and strategic alliances at Beekeeper, about the challenges of serving deskless workers, as well as the impact of Covid. Transcript Mark: Welcome to PeopleTech, the podcast of the HCM Technology Report. I'm Mark Feffer. My guest today is John Keating, the...
Transcript Mark: Welcome to PeopleTech, the podcast of the HCM Technology Report. I'm Mark Feffer. Today, I'm speaking with Joanna Kim-Brunetti, vice president of regulatory affair and general council for Trusaic. Their compliance software helps businesses reduce their risks, maximize opportunities, and keep up with constantly changing regulatory requirements. We're going...
The number of people choosing independent work surged to a record-breaking 34% during 2021, jumping from 38.2 million in 2020 to 51.1 million last year. “An undercurrent that has been simmering reached a boiling point when people were forced out of the office and into alternative work arrangements,” said Miles...
In terms of sheer drama, nobody thought that 2021 would match 2020, but here we are moving into the third year of a global pandemic, enduring political confrontations that get increasingly more intense and enduring tornadoes and wildfires in places they’re not usually seen. As the year turns, it seems...