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Post date: July 28, 2017
Employers and managers are increasingly realizing the need of employing a varied and diverse workforce. About 17.5 percent of people with disability are employed as per statistics available for 2015. This means that a large majority of disabled who are qualified are unemployed and are actively...
Post date: January 5, 2017
In 2016 the buzz around artificial intelligence (AI), data, and people analytics was without a doubt the biggest trend in conferences, webinars, articles and debates, and other HR industry news.   The chatter was heightened by the increase in private investment and enterprise software companies’...
Post date: February 15, 2018
It wasn’t that long ago that we found ourselves cracking up with Michael Scott and his motley crew at Dunder Mifflin on the TV show The Office. While the highly inappropriate boss and exaggerated stereotypes may have been comedic tactics, much of the imaginary world we tuned in to see was nothing...
Post date: June 27, 2019
Daniel Jacobs is a believer in the power of storytelling. As Co-Founder and CEO of Avanoo, a company focused on culture change, Jacobs has learned how to harness technology as a driver of engagement and employee experience. He will be speaking at the HR People + Strategy Strategic HR Forum, October...
Post date: June 4, 2020
Despite the devastating impact COVID-19 has had on employment, several talent segments are still highly desired and needed for hiring. One segment that is consistently in demand and critical for companies to get right is tech-related workers. With tech workers in tremendous demand and their skills...
Post date: July 26, 2017
While standing in line the other day, I heard the question, “How do you like working in HR these days?” Her response? She was enjoying her job more than ever because her company had invested in technology that enabled her team to automate most of their administrative work and reduce a large...
Post date: August 6, 2019
Artificial intelligence (AI) expert Kai-Fu Lee estimates that within 10 to 20 years 40 to 50 percent of jobs in the U.S. will be technically capable of being automated. He stresses that inertia, new jobs, and other forces will likely diminish the amount of actual job losses to 10 to 25 percent. A...
Post date: February 6, 2020
Job seekers at FedEx’s Panama division likely had an eye-opening experience when they showed up for interviews last year. As originally reported by The Guardian, the company was using a newfangled lie-detector, EyeDetect, which claims to be able to analyze eye movements and changes in pupil size to...
Post date: February 27, 2020
This is the first article in a three-part series on HR executives utilizing technology to better lead and empower HR. Read the second article here and the third article here.  Disruptive technology trends have revolutionized the very practice of HR and require HR leaders to have a new set of...
Post date: October 4, 2018
With 2017 recording an all-time high of over 1,500 data breaches, businesses have started taking measures to better protect their data. While the concept of protecting data is certainly not new, more companies are starting to realize the importance of not only protecting customer data, but employee...