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Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast of our roundup. Culture Amp received Series F funding of $100 million, raising its valuation to over $1.5 billion.  TDM Growth Partners and Sequoia Capital China led the round. CEO Didier Elzinga said the funding...
Even as the delta variant pushes up Covid-19 case numbers, the economy continues stepping toward recovery. But as employers scramble to find the likes of software developers and data specialists, they're also hunting for recruiters who can speed the pace of hiring. That’s according to LinkedIn, whose research found that...
Mark Feffer: Welcome to PeopleTech, the podcast of the HCM Technology Report. I'm Mark Feffer. My guest today is Jan Jedlinski, co-founder and CEO of Candidately. They describe themselves as builders of a digital storefront for staffing and recruiting teams. The idea is to prepare them for the day...
iCIMS launched new features that it says are tailored to the priorities of post-pandemic life. With user experience high in the company’s mind, the updates were designed to provide a streamlined hiring experience and improve candidate engagement. "We are experiencing the 'Great Resignation' and 'Great Reshuffling' where an overwhelming 95%...
Transcript Mark Feffer: Welcome to People Tech, the podcast of the HCM Technology Report. I'm Mark Feffer. My guest today is Cecile Alper-Leroux, vice president of products and innovation at UKG. She's going to talk with us about Life-Work Technology, a new basis, if you will, for HCM products. Essentially,...
AI operating system creator Veritone will acquire recruiting technology provider PandoLogic for $150 million in cash and stock. The deal is worth about three times PandoLogic’s expected 2021 GAAP revenues, according to the companies. They expect the acquisition to be “immediately accretive,” with PandoLogic generating more than $50 million in...
Limeade acquired TINYpulse, a maker of employee listening software. TINYpulse was founded in 2012 with the mission to “make employees happier.” The company said it has more than 500 customers ranging from startups to Fortune 500 enterprises. Limeade believes the acquisition will give it direct access to mid-market customers looking...
Businesses that want to leverage their workforce as a true strategic asset should include contingent workers in their overall strategy. Otherwise, they won’t take advantage of the skills, knowledge and energy that’s come along with their complete talent pool. Organizations that take such a holistic view outperform competitors that follow...
London-based Learning Technologies Group will acquire GP Strategies Corporation, a workforce transformation solutions firm. The deal is worth an estimated $394 million. The companies said that, once the transaction is complete, they’ll form one of the world's largest solutions providers for businesses as they recast themselves. The company will deliver...
Indeed users can now add video interviewing options for all jobs—both free and sponsored—posted directly to its platform, at no additional charge. The company said the new capability will streamline the hiring process and reduce the time necessary to get candidates to their first interviews. Even though some job seekers...