Why IBM Acquired Kenexa

Bersin with Deloitte

Well in the HR and talent management market, the number of chairs is starting to get smaller, so everyone is grabbing for a seat. 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. Performance Management Talent & PM Providers Talent Acquisition Providers Talent Strategy Tech & Solution Providers

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. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management. HR Systems Learning Programs LMS, LCMS kenexa learning lms outstart peoplefluent Saba sumtotal systems taleo training

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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 partnership enables TalentGuard to seamlessly bundle IBM competencies, job families, learning accelerators, and thousands of assessments into TalentGuard’s Talent Management Suite.

Talent Management Systems: What Drives Customer Satisfaction?

Josh Bersin

This winter we launched our second annual Talent Management Systems Customer Satisfaction research. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management. HR Systems ADP authoria customer satisfaction enwisen kenexa lawson Learn.com Oracle PeopleClick salary.com SAP StepStone successfactors SumTotal talent management systems taleo Workscape

Talent Management Software Vendors get a C+ in Customer Satisfaction

Josh Bersin

We just completed a year-long research study on the customer experience with talent management software. Despite the sky-high market valuations for these companies and the growth rate of the market, Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.

The Integration of Talent Management Systems Comes to Forefront

Josh Bersin

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

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

Josh Bersin

Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management. 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. While many large organizations have made the.

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

Josh Bersin

Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management. 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.

Selling Cosmetics: The Amazing Power of IO Psychology

Josh Bersin

Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management. Tags: Sourcing and Recruiting Talent Strategy assessment bon-ton stores cosmetics io psychology kenexa sales When I first started studying the professions of HR and training, I kept hearing about the field of “Industrial and Organizational Psychology.&# At first, coming from a business and.

Selling Cosmetics: The Amazing Power of IO Psychology

Josh Bersin

Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management. Tags: Sourcing and Recruiting Talent Strategy assessment bon-ton stores cosmetics io psychology kenexa sales When I first started studying the professions of HR and training, I kept hearing about the field of “Industrial and Organizational Psychology.&# At first, coming from a business and.

The 2010 HR Technology Conference

Josh Bersin

Our mission as a research and advisory services company is to help organizations “dramatically improve their business performance through their talent, learning, and HR strategies, processes, Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management. Tags: HR Systems hr technology conference ibm kenexa Oracle SAP Softscape successfactors taleo workday Workscape

Thoughts from the 2009 HR Technology Conference

Josh Bersin

Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management. Tags: HR Systems accenture Bill Kutik hewitt ibm kenexa Kronos Learn.com mercer Oracle Plateau Saba successfactors sumtotal systems taleo workday Workscape Once each year we travel to Chicago to gather with Bill Kutik and dozens of HR vendors to see the latest and greatest technologies applied to human resources. This year’s conference was as exciting.

Women in Tech: Thoughts from Ceridian’s Chief People Officer #HRTechConf

Ceridian

By 2020, at Ceridian, we hope to have 25 percent of our new hires be taken from the talent pool of recent college graduates. As EVP and Chief People Officer for Ceridian, Lisa has a dual responsibility for Ceridian’s overall global people and HR strategies as well as overseeing the product vision and strategy for Dayforce Talent Management. Prior to joining Ceridian, Lisa served as a Partner and Technology Solutions Leader for Mercer’s Talent Solutions business.

4 Awesome Benefits for Prioritizing Work-Life Blending

Ceridian

Reduced costs associated with talent acquisition: When considering job opportunities, candidates tend to heavily consider the benefits offered by the organization. Being able to choose from a bigger, better talent pool increases the likelihood of finding the perfect fit for a role, thereby reducing the chance of turnover (and those costs associated with it!). Greater productivity and revenue per employee: Talented people want to work for the best companies.

Moving beyond the annual survey for better employee inspiration and engagement

Ceridian

Winning in the new “war for talent,” requires a lot more than just finding the right talent and placing them in the right role as quickly as possible. According to Workforce magazine, employee surveys have a major weakness when it comes to engagement and creating inspired employees – they tend to make interactions between management and staff rather one-sided. Organizations need leaders and managers who are equipped to have more frequent conversations,” Papay said. “It’s

How Employers Can Help Employees Successfully Blend Work-Life

Ceridian

As these areas continue to merge together, we instead need to adjust our workforce management methods appropriately. As EVP and Chief People Officer for Ceridian, Lisa has a dual responsibility for Ceridian’s overall global people and HR strategies as well as overseeing the product vision and strategy for Dayforce Talent Management. Prior to joining Ceridian, Lisa served as a Partner and Technology Solutions Leader for Mercer’s Talent Solutions business.

Transboarding: The new solution for retaining top talent

Ceridian

Hiring managers are struggling to find quality talent to fill the increasing number of positions opening up within their organizations. This challenge is why it is becoming increasingly popular for companies to look beyond onboarding new hires and adopt an innovative solution for retaining top talent by promoting existing employees into new roles, a process known as “transboarding.” By Lisa Sterling, Chief People Officer, Ceridian.

Disengagement warning signs and a preventative approach

Ceridian

Not overnight, but gradually and sometimes it’s difficult for the employee – let alone their manager – to notice when it’s happening. Instead, managers should be checking in with team members on a regular basis. It is also important for you to ask them what you could be doing better as their manager or employer. Managers affect all of these components. By Lisa Sterling, Chief People Officer, Ceridian.

Data alignment in an Analytical world

HRchitect

These items include: How does our business model align with our data and talent management needs? Is the data sufficient to support the incorporation of other Talent modules? I was recently presented with a requirement to build a specific report utilizing the analytics engine of the client’s Talent Management software. SME for Talent Management Systems implementations with proven written and oral communication skills. Written by: Ray Eaton.

Leadership Effectiveness is Your #1 Priority

Ceridian

The source explained that one survey found: 50 percent of management professionals lack leadership skills. Furthermore, Workplace Insight also revealed a separate study showing the top skill organizations need to focus on improving over the next few years is people management, followed closely by performance management. Prior to joining Ceridian, Lisa served as a Partner and Technology Solutions Leader for Mercer’s Talent Solutions business.

Stop waiting for everyone else to make a move

Ceridian

As EVP and Chief People Officer for Ceridian, Lisa has a dual responsibility for Ceridian’s overall global people and HR strategies as well as overseeing the product vision and strategy for Dayforce Talent Management. Prior to joining Ceridian, Lisa served as a Partner and Technology Solutions Leader for Mercer’s Talent Solutions business. She’s currently a Human Capital Executive Research Board Member and sought after speaker on various talent management topics.

New study reveals nearly 1 in 3 North Americans believe their culture needs improvement #PulseOfTalent

Ceridian

In Ceridian’s most recent study “ Driving Culture in the World of Now: Pulse of Talent ” we focused on culture too, and the report,” conducted by Nielsen, 74 percent of Gen Y and 45 percent of Gen X North American employees plan on spending fewer than five years with their current companies. Invest in your talent. Well, the Pulse of Talent survey found employees are looking for great leadership and communication, so that’s the best place to start.

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3 programs that will help your organization drive culture #PulseOfTalent

Ceridian

Hiring has been kicking up in recent years, and with the competition for job candidates fierce as it is, it will be training and development that puts employers in the position to pick up top talent. Respondents to Ceridian’s annual “ Pulse of Talent ” survey agreed. ET for a special live webcast as I unveil the results from the Pulse of Talent study & my thoughts on why culture should be top of mind for leaders!

HRExaminer Watchlist: Intelligent Overlay Rooted in Assessment: IBM

HR Examiner

Website: ibm.com/talent-management. They are deploying a talent framework that serves as the foundation of HR intelligence. IBM Watson Talent Frameworks is a ready-to-use job taxonomy and competency library. IBM’s current HR Intelligence-driven initiative is rooted in Kenexa, a company acquired in 2012. Kenexa’s assets combined with IBM’s Watson AI resources create the sort of niche specificity that we applaud with Beamery in a separate award.

What is a Performance Appraisal, and How Can You Get the Most From It?

Capterra

A good start might be with IBM Kenexa or Oracle Taleo , the two most popular performance review software on the market today. Performance Appraisal Talent ManagementWe’re doing performance reviews all wrong.

Analytics Driving HCM Technology Purchases

Bersin with Deloitte

Our 2014 research shows that 20 percent of HCM software buyers will replace their current standalone talent applications with an integrated talent management suite over the next 12 to 18 months. Many organizations are frustrated by their inability to access, integrate, and analyze talent data to make better decisions. And many are willing to dump their existing systems and purchase an integrated talent management suite to get these capabilities.

Analytics Driving HCM Technology Purchases

Bersin with Deloitte

Our 2014 research shows that 20 percent of HCM software buyers will replace their current standalone talent applications with an integrated talent management suite over the next 12 to 18 months. Many organizations are frustrated by their inability to access, integrate, and analyze talent data to make better decisions. And many are willing to dump their existing systems and purchase an integrated talent management suite to get these capabilities.

Analytics Driving HCM Technology Purchases

Bersin with Deloitte

Our 2014 research shows that 20 percent of HCM software buyers will replace their current standalone talent applications with an integrated talent management suite over the next 12 to 18 months. Many organizations are frustrated by their inability to access, integrate, and analyze talent data to make better decisions. And many are willing to dump their existing systems and purchase an integrated talent management suite to get these capabilities.

Analytics Driving HCM Technology Purchases

Bersin with Deloitte

Our 2014 research shows that 20 percent of HCM software buyers will replace their current standalone talent applications with an integrated talent management suite over the next 12 to 18 months. Many organizations are frustrated by their inability to access, integrate, and analyze talent data to make better decisions. And many are willing to dump their existing systems and purchase an integrated talent management suite to get these capabilities.

Analytics Driving HCM Technology Purchases

Bersin with Deloitte

Our 2014 research shows that 20 percent of HCM software buyers will replace their current standalone talent applications with an integrated talent management suite over the next 12 to 18 months. Many organizations are frustrated by their inability to access, integrate, and analyze talent data to make better decisions. And many are willing to dump their existing systems and purchase an integrated talent management suite to get these capabilities.

Analytics Driving HCM Technology Purchases

Bersin with Deloitte

Our 2014 research shows that 20 percent of HCM software buyers will replace their current standalone talent applications with an integrated talent management suite over the next 12 to 18 months. Many organizations are frustrated by their inability to access, integrate, and analyze talent data to make better decisions. And many are willing to dump their existing systems and purchase an integrated talent management suite to get these capabilities.

SHRM National Conference and Building a Smarter Workforce

OmegaHR Solutions

Sponsored by IBM Kenexa the session is called Building a Smarter Workforce: What is the future of HR? Janine is the Chief Innovations Officer for Talent Think Innovations, LLC a Talent Management Consulting firm. Broadly based in HR, she is an expert in recruitment and talent management. 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.

HotSchedules & PeopleMatter Partner to Create Workforce Management Platform

HRchitect

8, 2016 – HotSchedules ® and PeopleMatter today announced a multiphase partnership to create the restaurant industry’s top workforce management platform. Today, the company’s workforce management solutions are used in more than 47,000 individual store locations across more than 7,000 businesses to build employee engagement, increase worker retention and lower operational costs.

Supplier Briefs

HRExecutive

iCIMS and Ultimate Software have partnered to offer customers platform-to-platform integration between iCIMS’ talent-acquisition software and Ultimate’s suite of HR, payroll and talent-management products. 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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4 Performance Trends All Organizations Must Consider for 2017

Ceridian

It’s the start of a new year, which means, like most organizations, performance management and development programs are being put into place or being reviewed and adjusted. 2017 is the year to wave goodbye to annual performance reviews as we shift away from performance management toward performance growth and development. Managers are taking a more hands-on approach to leadership and helping to develop employees’ skill sets in meaningful ways.

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

Proven

– iCims Talent Acquisition. – – – IBM Kenexa Talent Acquisition Suite. – ADP Recruiting Management. – SmartRecruiters Talent Acquisition Suite. The Oracle Taleo Cloud Service helps companies easily attract and retain top talent. They are the market leading solution for talent management platforms and their software includes everything from social job sharing to offer management.

Assess Employee Engagement as Frequently as Your Finances

Ceridian

And the people responsible for managing them are, at least in part, to blame for this disengagement. As EVP and Chief People Officer for Ceridian, Lisa has a dual responsibility for Ceridian’s overall global people and HR strategies as well as overseeing the product vision and strategy for Dayforce Talent Management. Prior to joining Ceridian, Lisa served as a Partner and Technology Solutions Leader for Mercer’s Talent Solutions business.