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What happens in Chicago: A pre-HR Tech visitor's guide

Posted by Christina Perry on Sep 9, 2016 10:57:36 AM

In just a few weeks, the innovators, early adopters, and visionaries of HR Tech will be converging on the Windy City, after gathering in Sin City for the last couple of years. We all know that what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas… but what about Chicago? This is uncharted territory.

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Topics: HRtech, HR Tech, Travel, Conference, Chicago

Implicit bias in recruiting: how can we avoid it?

Posted by Christina Perry on Aug 17, 2016 11:01:19 PM

Implicit bias is a natural and unavoidable reality when we’re dealing with people. The very things that make humans able to do things a computer can’t—like feelings and instincts—are also the ones that can be a liability in hiring.

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Topics: bias, implicit bias, compliance, hiring, eeoc, recruiting, talent acquisition, talent rediscovery, restless bandit, machine learning, artificial intelligence, data science

From a roar to a whimper: Monster acquired by Randstad for $3.40 a share

Posted by Christina Perry on Aug 9, 2016 1:00:17 PM

Today’s announcement of Randstad’s acquisition of Monster is another significant development in the consolidation of online recruitment companies.

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Topics: HRtech, talent acquisition, recruiting, job boards, staffing, sourcing, data science, talent rediscovery, resume refresh, monster, linkedin, restless bandit, acquisitions

Talent Rediscovery: What are the skill sets in your workforce?

Posted by Steve Goodman on Aug 1, 2016 8:31:26 PM

The global workforce is rapidly changing, and human capital is—by any measure—the most critical asset any company manages.

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Topics: talent matching, talent rediscovery, talent acquisition, recruiting, skills, skills inventory, human capital, workforce, talent assessment, skills assessment, talent management, retention, employee engagement

Workday's acquisition of Platfora: the growing trend of data science in HR

Posted by Christina Perry on Jul 26, 2016 8:44:16 AM

Workday’s acquisition of Platfora, announced this week, is just the latest validation of the critical role data science and big data plays in the future of HR.

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Topics: big data, recruiting, talent acquisition, talent rediscovery, hiring, analytics, algorithm, linkedin, HR, Workday, Platfora, HRtech, HR technology, HR software

Recruiting Tech terms: a 60-second primer

Posted by Christina Perry on Jul 18, 2016 7:54:00 AM

As a talent acquisition professional, you probably hear terms like algorithm, artificial intelligence (AI), and machine learning all the time—but what do they mean, exactly?

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Topics: HR Tech, AI, recruiting, HR technology, data science, machine learning, recruiting tools, talent acquisition, talent rediscovery

Talent Rediscovery: The Essential Ingredient for Talent Acquisition

Posted by Steve Goodman on Jul 12, 2016 4:52:49 PM

Corporate talent acquisition budgets keep shrinking, even as hiring managers demand more candidates, faster and cheaper. The game is changing—and our existing tools and strategies aren’t keeping up—but we continue to approach recruiting the same way.

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Topics: talent rediscovery, talent acquisition, recruiting, talent matching, machine learning, AI, data science, hiring, recruiting tools, resume database, HRtech, HR technology

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