HCM Software Marketplace – A Look Back at 2016 and a Look Forward to 2017


Innovations in Employee Engagement (Live H2H, Highground), Assessment (Pinsight, Pymetrics), and Recruitment CRM / Marketing (Yello, Crowded.com), were most notable to me. You cannot do a look back without talking about acquisitions. The acquisition of LinkedIn by Microsoft is significant for two reasons. Given that this is Microsoft’s biggest acquisition yet, one can only imagine what plans they have for it! These acquisitions include: SAP acquisition of MeLLmo Inc.