Everything #HR Needs to Know About Machine Learning

HR Bartender

Have you seen the GE commercial about “ Molly, the Kid Who Never Stops Inventing ”? And that’s not a bad thing, but it does mean that we need to get more comfortable with today’s technology concepts. A few weeks ago, I wrote about Kronos’ new next generation workforce management solution called Workforce Dimensions. His work includes designing AI solutions around compliance and business forecasting for Workforce Dimensions.

Take it From a Futurist: How Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain Will Change HR Practices

Cornerstone On Demand

Editor's Note: We would never dream of trying to predict the future—that's why we left it up to the futurists. In this series , we interview experts in HR, recruiting and the future of work to get their take on what's next. All-too-common roadblocks like a shortage of resources, unchanging attitudes among leaders and a lack of understanding keep organizations from exploring the full potential of these technologies.

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2021 Was the Biggest Year Yet for HR Tech: See 30+ of the Top M&A Activities

Lighthouse

Last year one of our most popular posts on the blog was a recap of some of the 2020 M&A activities across the HR Tech landscape. We are increasing our global research this year as a result of some of these changes and due to the increasing pace of virtual work.

Major Trends in HR Technology Software

Achievers

Employees are the most valuable part of any organization and HR’s responsibility to engage employees is crucial for organizational growth. The latest development in the ever-changing world of HR technology software consists of major disrupters within the recent years, from listening tools to in-depth analytics and much more. This clearly states the massive breadth of advancements the HR world has gained accessed to.

The Role of Tech & AI in Helping Employees Feel Safe and Respected at Work.

Speaker: Claire Lew, CEO of Know Your Company, & George Swisher, CEO of LiiRN

They'll expose how technology and artificial intelligence can help prevent and predict issues of sexual harassment, diversity and inclusion before they become an avalanche internally or worse, publicly – and how they cannot. Topics will include: How AI can make HR more "human".

Choosing the Best HR Certification – Ask #HR Bartender

HR Bartender

One of the ways that HR professionals can demonstrate their knowledge, skills, abilities, and commitment to the profession is by obtaining a certification. I’m trying to break into the HR field. There’s a lot of information on the SHRM and HRCI certification programs, but I wanted to know if there are any other certifications that would make a candidate more attractive to an employer. I completely understand the confusion.

Top 10 Succession Planning Tools and Software

Digital HR Tech

A rapidly aging workforce and a growing need to upskill people make succession planning – and therefore the use of succession planning tools – increasingly important. So on the one hand, we’ve got an aging workforce.

The Top 25 Best Applicant Tracking Systems (Updated for 2018)

Proven

Ideally, your company’s hiring process should be as efficient and effective as possible – and an applicant tracking system can make that happen. Applicant tracking systems are known for streamlining the hiring process through handling recruitment needs electronically. They process resumes submitted by applicants and can automatically filter them based on given criteria. . Oracle Taleo Cloud Service. – GreenHouse Software. Jazz HR.

How Good Samaritan Moved From Transactional to Strategic HR

Cornerstone On Demand

According to projections from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and healthcare staffing consultancy Mercer, the U.S. Of these, home health aides will be the most in demand—with more than 400,000 people needed. But the lower salary of this role compared to other healthcare positions makes high performing employees notoriously difficult to find. Identifying the Road Blocks In the not-so-distant past, Good Samaritan—which employs around 20,000 people across the U.S.—relied

Where to Find Ultimate Software, PeopleDoc at HR Tech 2018

Ultimate Software

Tomorrow marks the 21st Annual HR Technology Conference & Exposition, and all of us at Ultimate Software are excited to once again join the thousands of HR professionals, tech innovators, and industry experts convening in Las Vegas to explore the latest advancements in HCM and preview what’s to come. This year, we’re especially thrilled to celebrate with and welcome Paris-based PeopleDoc , who joined the Ultimate family in July.

Charting Your Course Through Changing Regulations

Speaker: Bonnie Treichel, Senior Consultant & CCO, Multnomah Group

The world of work is changing. Today it is easier than ever to have employees in multiple cities across several states. Multistate offices used to be reserved for very large employers, but with today’s technology, even smaller employers can embrace this game changer. For employers, the multistate workforce allows the opportunity to cast a broader net to attract the best and brightest talent to the workplace. At the same time, it comes with challenges, including compliance with a variety of rules and regulations across different states and municipalities – some of which may conflict with federal law – and failure to comply could be quite costly.

eLearning: The One Stop Solution To Employee Training And Development

Hppy

The concept of e-learning is becoming ubiquitous, especially in the corporate sector. Smart organizations who recognize their employees as the most valuable assets invest in employee training and development. And, for it, they rely only on e-learning.

G2 Crowd Announces 2018 Top 20 Corporate LMS Solutions

Rallyware for Human Resources

In the ever-changing world those who succeed never stop learning. The American Society for Training and Development found that companies that offer comprehensive training have 218% higher income per employee and a 24% higher profit margin than those who pay less attention to training. It is no wonder that the LMS market size is predicted to grow to $15.72 The top 20 LMS solutions for effective learning and development.

3 Benefits of Using HR and Recruiting Chatbots

Cornerstone On Demand

With artificial intelligence buzz circling the HR space and tight talent markets making candidate experience top of mind, this might just be the year of the chatbot. According to Juniper Research, HR and recruiting chatbots have the potential to reduce business costs by more than $8 billion by 2022. The other appeal of chatbots is their flexibility: they can be deployed via SMS, messaging apps, email and through your company's website.

Future Of Work 2018: 10 Predictions You Can’t Ignore

SuccessFactors

The start of winter is often referred to as the “holiday season.” But it might also be called the “prediction season.” When it comes to human capital management (HCM), most predictions tend to be variations of the same things. A colleague and I even created a scale to rate HCM predictions based on whether they are new or just “old wine in new bottles.” The reason HCM predictions do not change much over time is because the “H” in HCM is about people.

Taking it to the C-Suite: How To Make a Strong Business Case For The Cloud

Speaker: Tresha Moreland, VP of HR, Author, and Founder of HR C-Suite

But the quest to execute on fresh workforce strategies becomes difficult when encumbered with on-premises systems that can lack scalability and cloud innovations that enable modern HR. Tips for presenting a business case for the C-Suite.

Words of Advice from 7 HR Thought Leaders

Achievers

We have some stellar thinkers in the HR field today, so we decided to present a sampling of their pithy advice. Each of the people profiled below have their own unique take on managing your human capital, and you may even find a favorite or two whom you want to follow. Biro is the founder and CEO of TalentCulture and an in-demand HR analyst. In a recent Forbes article , Biro writes about the urgent need of focusing on the employee experience.

3 Strategic Foci for HR in 2018

HR Daily Advisor

Just Google the term. You will find that many top business publications have recent articles on the topic. For HR leaders, must-dos include hiring for open positions, onboarding, selecting benefit plans, conducting open enrollment, ensuring payroll compliance, and investigating workplace complaints, to list just a few. If HR does not have a strategic focus on how best to use scarce discretionary time, it will evaporate as events and circumstances dictate.

PrismHR LIVE 2018: A Recap

Prism HR

What a week it was at PrismHR LIVE 2018 in San Antonio! If you were in the middle of all the action, PrismHR’s 15th user conference served as an invaluable opportunity to meet with the PrismHR community like no other event. Located right along the famous San Antonio River Walk lined with Tex-Mex restaurants, local shops, and historic Spanish missions like the Alamo, PrismHR LIVE 2018 was a hit for attendees and the PrismHR team alike.

HR’s 2018 year in review part two

cipHR

We look at how the working world has been changing in 2018, from the impact of the political climate to changes in attitudes towards HR technology. In part one of our 2018 review , we explored the legislative, compliance and regulatory changes that affected the UK HR profession over the past 12 months. The political view of the working world. The transformation of HR’s role. The result?

The Digital Workplace: How HR Can Lead the Way

Speaker: Nicole Lindenbaum, Director of Product Marketing, PeopleDoc

As our lives become increasingly digital, the organizations that will succeed are the ones that provide employees with a work environment that best supports their needs and expectations. Because HR is the one function of the business that touches every employee, the digital workplace gives HR the opportunity to move from the back-office and truly be in the front lines to lead change. In order to better serve employees, HR deserves service - technology with a user experience that matches our consumer technology experiences today.

Hiring Could Be Even More Difficult in 2018 as Employers Compete for a Shrinking Talent Pool

HR Daily Advisor

Employers have high expectations for business and headcount growth in 2018, but a severe skills shortage in the fastest growing sectors could hinder plans, according to the 2018 U.S. Based on a survey of more than 3,000 people, the Hays US 2018 Salary Guide asked U.S. More than half of employers say they will increase headcount over the next year, but three-quarters are experiencing a skills shortage in their industry.

Staffing and Scheduling Are Two Different Things – Friday Distraction

HR Bartender

They were convinced the problem was training. So, they brought in a group of consultants to help them determine their training needs. Ends up, their challenge wasn’t training. The issue was staffing and scheduling. Yes, it’s important to be staffing right with the best talent. And it’s important to train employees. But all of that goes out the window if you don’t schedule employees at the right times. Encourage cross-training.

Finding Solutions

HRO Today

Today’s technology can provide the answers to three challenging questions that HR continues to face. Despite the proliferation of smart technologies and best practices, 65 percent of companies have had to adjust a business strategy because they could not secure the right talent in a specific function or geographic area. The greatest sourcing operation won’t yield the right talent for an offering that pays too little. Technology can help.

4 HR Learning Technology Trends Changing Corporate L&D

Cornerstone On Demand

According to LinkedIn's 2017 Workplace Learning Report , talent is the top priority for 69 percent of learning and development (L&D) professionals. And despite the rise of new learning technologies, a majority of L&D professionals—78 percent—say in-house, instructor-led classes are still the primary way they teach employees. There's just one problem: this learning approach no longer appeals to today's workers.

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Today’s Curriculum for the Higher Ed HR Leader

Speaker: Joseph Clay, Business Transformation Strategist at Oracle, and Jeffrey Haynes, Director with Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP

Today’s universities and colleges face many challenges ranging from reconciling financial pressures, to ensuring student success, to managing complicated workforce dynamics. One thing they all have in common: Their head of HR must align the HR function to best support the institution as it navigates this current landscape.

eLearning: The One Stop Solution To Employee Training And Development

Hppy

The concept of e-learning is becoming ubiquitous, especially in the corporate sector. Smart organizations who recognize their employees as the most valuable assets invest in employee training and development. And, for it, they rely only on e-learning.

Learning 2.0: Cornerstone Convergence 2018 Takeaways From HR Expert Ira Wolfe

Cornerstone On Demand

Here's what I observed and learned at the conference. At the event, over 2000 participants listened to leadership and industry thought leaders and clients share stories, offer tips, and release practical pearls of wisdom about a few of Human Resources' biggest trends: artificial intelligence, the skills divide, the future of leadership, Millennials, Gen Z, candidate experience and employee engagement. Learning must be continuous, and constantly evolving.

How to measure the ROI of your HR software

PeopleStrategy

Those benefits might be reduced costs, headcount savings, freeing up people and resources for higher priority work, and of course, better management of your HR processes. All returns worth having – the question is, how to measure those returns. The importance of measuring HRMS ROI. Measuring or calculating potential ROI takes time and effort but it is an important part of justifying the expense to your executive team. More user training?).

Recruiters: Use Cognitive Aptitude Tests to Expand Your Candidate Pipeline

HR Bartender

They recently launched an app called JobFlare (iOS, FREE) that allows users to play “brain games” that are scientifically created to test the cognitive abilities that are considered the key predictors of job success. Enjoy the article!) . In the latest Manpower Group Talent Shortage Survey, more that 40 percent of global employers reported facing talent shortages. PwC’s 2018 CEO Survey reported that one-third of U.S.

Taking on Tomorrow: 2019 Trends In Technical Recruiting

Speaker: Katrina Kibben, Founder and Principal Consultant, Three Ears Media

The talent market is shrinking every day, especially for technical talent. In response, the HR technology landscape is evolving more quickly than ever with the addition of everything from chat bots to calendar apps. We're finding new ways to streamline, optimize and connect with candidates like we never have before. But the best technical recruiters realize it's not all about the shiny new product - it's about the people.

The Top 12 Free and Open Source HR Software Systems for Your Small Business

Capterra

Update 08/27/2018 : We’ve updated this article with additional software options and removed software that no longer meets our market definition, was outdated, or no longer free. If you’re a small business attempting to navigate the $12 billion HR software market, the sheer number of available options can be daunting (full research available to Gartner clients). It’s a challenge, to say the least. The top free HR software options.

My top 5 most read posts of 2018!

The Tim Sackett Project

I had the most traffic ever in my decade of blogging. I launched my book, The Talent Fix , in April and the traffic to the blog has been exceptional! I’ve got some great stuff planned for 2019, so please keep coming back and enjoying the content. Here are my most read blog posts of 2018: #1 – My New Favorite Interview Question! Yeah, my co-dependent relationship with Indeed got me into trouble in 2018, and it all started with this post.

Conference Twitter Primer ERE Recruiting Conference #ERERC 2018

Advos

Once again using HRmarketer software, we analyzed the #ERERC conference website and tweets to come up with the following Conference Twitter Primer — all the information you need to socially prepare for this recruiting and talent acquisition conference! Use this primer to find other hashtags to use in your #ERERC tweets; find Twitter IDs for speakers and @mention them when you tweet during their sessions; and thank the sponsors and exhibitors. The Basics.

Cloud HR Software is Now Changing the Workplace

CakeHR

Today, the Human Resources is no longer confined in the back-office attending to piles after piles of paperwork. Thanks to the Internet and modern technology, the HR was completely transformed into a tech-savvy department that takes advantage of cloud-based software to hire, manage time-offs and conduct onboarding and offboarding activities. The human resources department is usually a place of frenzy activity.

Timekeeping Integration - The Key to Compliance

Speaker: Cynthia Hoyt, Regional Sales Director, Southland Data Processing

You hear about them almost every day. Another ruling on a wage and hour class action law suit. As an HR Professional, how can you know it all, and how can you help ensure that your company is in compliance? Today, more than ever, accurate timekeeping is the key to compliance. Tracking employees' time on paper just isn't cutting it, and you could be left holding a timebomb. ready to explode at any minute.

Trending Workplace Issues CFOs are Watching in 2018

HR Daily Advisor

Good news: Over the course of the next year, 92% of finance executives in the United States plan to spend the same or more on their labor/head count than last year, according to the 2018 Global Business & Spending Outlook , a global survey conducted by American Express and the Institutional Investor Thought Leadership Studio. However, the survey also illuminates current challenges in recruitment, retention, and workplace satisfaction.