Roundup: BambooHR Releases Payroll Experience; ZayZoon Unveils Benefits Solution

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BambooHR introduced its new payroll experience, designed to help HR departments manage employee records, track payments, generate reports and help businesses comply with federal, state regulations and local regulations. The company said the new solution will eliminate double data entry, automate time tracking and calculate employee compensation, deductions and taxes.

ZayZoon unveiled Connect, an offering designed to help employers drive benefits awareness, engagement and adoption. The platform provides data-driven insights with the goal of enhancing employee experience and allowing managers to better tune into their employee’s financial health and needs.

Talroo partnered with Avionté, an enterprise staffing and recruiting software provider. Talroo’s search and match technology has been integrated with AviontéBOLD to increase efficiency for recruiters and expand the size of the Avionté talent pool.

HiBob integrated benefits administration provider bswift into its Payroll Hub. The company said the collaboration will enable HR professionals to unify all benefits administration activities in one place.

Users can now sponsor jobs on Indeed directly from Hireology’s platform. Hireology said the move will streamline the process and reduce headaches for its customers.

iMocha announced that its Skills Intelligence solution will be available on the SAP Store. In addition, the company said its product integrates with SuccessFactors and Fieldglass to deliver a Total Talent Acquisition solution covering full-time employees as well as contingent workers.

Employee support startup Atomicwork launched from stealth with an $11 million seed round. The company’s goal is to boost the experience of employees around the world. The round was led by Blume Ventures and Matrix Partners.

HR Acuity announced three new leadership appointments: Jess Peluso as chief revenue officer, Jim Moore as chief technology officer and Kendra Tucker as a member of the board of directors.

Greenhouse promoted Henry Tsai to chief product officer. Before joining Greenhouse as vice president of product and design, Tsai led product engineering teams at SAP.

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Job Seekers See AI As More Biased than People

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Fountain Offers Integration With Payments Platform Branch

Fountain, the provider of an ATS and hiring automation software for frontline workforces, launched an integration workforce payments platform Branch. It’s the first, and so far only, integrated payments solution on Fountain’s platform. Read more.

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