Why IBM Acquired Kenexa

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Today IBM announced the acquisition of Kenexa for $1.3 Kenexa is a consulting, content, […]. The post Why IBM Acquired Kenexa appeared first on Bersin by Deloitte. Ever play a game of musical chairs? Well in the HR and talent management market, the number of chairs is starting to get smaller, so everyone is grabbing for a seat. billion (42% premium to the company's closing price last week).

Kenexa Acquires Outstart: Getting Serious about the Corporate Learning Market

Josh Bersin

This week Kenexa, one of the largest and most successful HR and talent acquisition consulting companies, announced the acquisition of Outstart, a pioneering company in the market for e-learning. HR Systems Learning Programs LMS, LCMS kenexa learning lms outstart peoplefluent Saba sumtotal systems taleo training

When Sally met Harry – No wait, That’s IBM and Kenexa.

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(Read Josh Bersin's post on the Kenexa-IBM Deal Here.) The post When Sally met Harry – No wait, That’s IBM and Kenexa. Should I worry? That's what our members often ask after their software vendor gets acquired by a larger company. The good news is probably not. Vendors are fond of customers and want to keep them, whether or not they keep them on the original products for […]. appeared first on Bersin by Deloitte.

TalentGuard Bundles IBM Kenexa’s Talent Frameworks and Assessments into its Talent Management Solution

TalentGuard

Austin, Texas – March 28, 2017 – TalentGuard, the Predictive People Development company, announced today that they bundled IBM Kenexa’s Talent Frameworks and Skills Assessment solutions into it’s core offering. The post TalentGuard Bundles IBM Kenexa’s Talent Frameworks and Assessments into its Talent Management Solution appeared first on TalentGuard.

A New Wave of Consolidation in HR Tools? ADP Acquires StandOut, Ultimate Acquires Kanjoya, Atlassian Acquires Trello

Josh Bersin

HR Technology ADP ibm kanjoya kenexa Oracle SAP skillsoft standout successfactors taleo tmbc workdayAs I describe in the article “The HR Software Market Reinvents Itself,” we have entered a new world in the $14 billion market for HR software and tools.

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Making the Job Search Work for You – The Science of Fit

Josh Bersin

Sourcing and Recruiting ddi hogan kenexa recruiting science of fit shl sourcingLooking for a job is like playing the dating game: you’re like a lover looking for the best mate, and the employer is playing the same game in reverse. ( The Dating Game, a TV show in the. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.

The Integration of Talent Management Systems Comes to Forefront

Josh Bersin

HR Systems LMS, LCMS bigdata Halogen Software kenexa linkedin Oracle outstart peoplefluent Saba SAP Silkroad strategia successfactors taleo workdayThe talent management systems market has been under quite a bit of stress lately. In the last 90 days we have seen SAP’s acquisition of SuccessFactors, followed by Oracle’s acquisition. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.

The 2010 HR Technology Conference

Josh Bersin

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Selling Cosmetics: The Amazing Power of IO Psychology

Josh Bersin

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Selling Cosmetics: The Amazing Power of IO Psychology

Josh Bersin

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Talent Management Software Vendors get a C+ in Customer Satisfaction

Josh Bersin

HR Systems Talent Management ADP Cezanne CornerstoneOnDemand Halogen Software HealthcareSource HR Smart iCIMS Insala jobpartners kenexa Kronos lawson lumesse Meta4 NorthgateArinso NuView Oracle EBS Oracle PeopleSoft PageUp People peoplefluent Pilat Plateau (SuccessFactors/SAP) Saba SAP Silkroad successfactors sumtotal systems taleo Technomedia TEDS TowersWatson ultimate software workdayWe just completed a year-long research study on the customer experience with talent management software.

Talent Management Systems: What Drives Customer Satisfaction?

Josh Bersin

HR Systems ADP authoria customer satisfaction enwisen kenexa lawson Learn.com Oracle PeopleClick salary.com SAP StepStone successfactors SumTotal talent management systems taleo WorkscapeThis winter we launched our second annual Talent Management Systems Customer Satisfaction research. Now, after surveying more than 1,500 organizations over the last two years, we have a very deep. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.

Thoughts from the 2009 HR Technology Conference

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Do You Have this Massive “Drop-Off” From Career Site to Job Descriptions?

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

Note: Brassring customers: Check out 5 Great Overlays to Kenexa-Brassring ; Taleo Customers: Check out 5 Examples of Effective Taleo Overlays. Do you have this problem?

Reminder - Upcoming Webinar:  Candidate Experience & FCRA Compliance - Best Practices for Delivering Both

Accurate Background

You still have one week left to register for our upcoming webinar with IBM Kenexa on best practices for creating positive candidate experiences while also supporting your FCRA compliance program.

Employee Engagement: One Friday Factoid #35

David Zinger

Kenexa). Money Matters. Annual net income for the top 25% organizations on engagement is about 2 times more than for the bottom 25% organizations on engagement. Employee engagement make an income difference so lets stop with the engagement talk and get busy engaging.

Marriages made in Software Heaven

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It has been over a year now since technology behemoth IBM acquired HCM software and service company Kenexa. Many of our members have been inquiring about the results: what directions will the Brass Ring-based talent acquisition system take? Will IBM bring new innovations to the software set? And whither analytics and social, the buzz words for […]. HR Service Delivery Providers Talent & PM Providers Talent Acquisition Providers

TharpeRobbins Changes Name to Engage2Excel

Engage2Excel

As CHRO and then president of IBM’s Kenexa division, I learned about the power of analytics in making HR decisions based on measurable business outcomes. I am pleased to announce that TharpeRobbins is now Engage2Excel. More than just a name change, this is an exciting step forward in a century-long tradition of innovation in helping companies engage and recognize exceptional employees.

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10 of the Best Job Descriptions in 2018

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

And the ATS systems used by the employers below (Taleo, ADP, Kenexa-Brassring and iCIMS) are well hidden until the candidate goes deeper in the application process. Here’s a shout-out to 10 of the best job descriptions for 2018. They grab the candidate’s attention and engage them.

HRExaminer Watchlist: Intelligent Overlay Rooted in Assessment: IBM

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IBM’s current HR Intelligence-driven initiative is rooted in Kenexa, a company acquired in 2012. Kenexa delivered employment-related services including the Brass Ring ATS, a large assessment operation, contingent hiring, screening, background checking, and compensation data.

Data alignment in an Analytical world

HRchitect

IBM Kenexa Learning and Content Management solutions. Written by: Ray Eaton. We all have heard the statement, “garbage in – garbage out.” This is especially important when working with data and analytics, and extracting data as databases have become much easier to use.

3 Examples of SuccessFactors ATS Job Page Overlays

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

5 Great “Overlays” For Kenexa-Brassring ATS Job Pages. and has been used to customize pages for Taleo, SuccessFactors, Kenexa-Brassring, Greenhouse, Cornerstone OnDemand, MyStaffingPro and many other ATS’s.

Blowout Quarter at LinkedIn: Now the Talent Acquisition Machine (+Slideshare)

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LinkedIn's revenues in the corporate recruiting market are now larger than Taleo, SuccessFactors, Kenexa, and nearly every other software company which sells recruiting solutions. Another amazing quarter from LinkedIn: revenues of $188.5 Million, up 101%, with the "hiring solutions" business now driving $102.6 Million or 54% of company revenue.

Show Me the Money: The ROI of Employee Engagement - DecisionWise

Decision-Wise

IBM Kenexa. Employee engagement drives individual performance in an organization, but do companies with more engaged employees out-perform those with a less-engaged workforce? Can the company show a stronger financial performance and operational efficiency with engaged employees?

3 Examples of SuccessFactors ATS Job Page Overlays

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

5 Great “Overlays” For Kenexa-Brassring ATS Job Pages. Ongig has been used to customize pages for Taleo, SuccessFactors, Kenexa-Brassring, Greenhouse, Cornerstone OnDemand, MyStaffingPro and many other ATS’s.

Supplier Briefs

HRExecutive

Qualtrics , an enterprise-technology platform, has partnered with IBM to transition clients who currently use IBM Kenexa Employee Voice, Survey Advantage and Survey Enterprise solutions to the Qualtrics Experience Management platform.

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HotSchedules & PeopleMatter Partner to Create Workforce Management Platform

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We have expertise around all major HCM systems including BenefitFocus, WorkForce Software, Ultimate Software, Oracle, Taleo, Saba, IBM Kenexa, SumTotal Systems, SAP, SuccessFactors, Lumesse, PeopleFluent, Cornerstone OnDemand, Infor, and more.

Top ATS Systems Used by the Fortune 500 in 2019 (Workday Beats Taleo)

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

Kenexa Brassing (IBM) 9.4%. Workday is the #1 ats system used by Fortune 500 companies, narrowly beating Taleo. That’s what we found after a review of the 476 Fortune 500 companies that show their applicant tracking system on their public-facing career sites. 22.6%

The Top 100 Applicant Tracking Systems in 2018

The Magnet: Attract Candidates To You

IBM Kenexa BrassRing. Taco Bell (from Kenexa-Brassring). Illumina (from Kenexa-Brassring). Prime Therapeutics (from Kenexa-Brassring). VMware (from Kenexa-Brassring).

Analytics Driving HCM Technology Purchases

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The company announced last week that its Kenexa Talent Suite now includes a Watson-powered data discovery application. The HCM technology market is hot.

Analytics Driving HCM Technology Purchases

Bersin with Deloitte

The company announced last week that its Kenexa Talent Suite now includes a Watson-powered data discovery application. The HCM technology market is hot.

Analytics Driving HCM Technology Purchases

Bersin with Deloitte

The company announced last week that its Kenexa Talent Suite now includes a Watson-powered data discovery application. The HCM technology market is hot.

Analytics Driving HCM Technology Purchases

Bersin with Deloitte

The company announced last week that its Kenexa Talent Suite now includes a Watson-powered data discovery application. The HCM technology market is hot.

Analytics Driving HCM Technology Purchases

Bersin with Deloitte

The company announced last week that its Kenexa Talent Suite now includes a Watson-powered data discovery application. The HCM technology market is hot.

SHRM National Conference and Building a Smarter Workforce

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Sponsored by IBM Kenexa the session is called Building a Smarter Workforce: What is the future of HR? Starting next Sunday, June 28, I will be attending the SHRM National Conference in Las Vegas. I am going at a member of the official blogger team for SHRM.