Staffing firm Persol Career Inc. has relinquished all its shares in a joint-venture company to an Internet and app company Line Corp.. The two have been running the part-time job media Baito.Line.me for the last four years.
Meitu Inc., the Chinese firm best known for its selfie-enhancing app, has agreed to acquire a 57% stake in young professional network Dajie.com for HK$395.5 million ($50.4 million U.S.), according to a report on Dealstreet Asia. Upon completion of the deal, Dajie will become a subsidiary of Meitu.
In Episode 5 of THIS IS HR, Jessica Lee (VP of Brand Talent, Marriott) is joined by Tim Sackett (President of HRU) and Kris Dunn (CHRO at Kinetix) for a discussion of industry news that only true HR pros could love. The gang covers: —Age Bias Claims recently settled at Google, with the search giant […]
Recruitment giant Indeed.co.uk has introduced an offline service to the recruitment sector to complement its online products.
Hey gang! ATAP (Association of Talent Acquisition Professionals) is putting on some great webcasts, designed for recruiting leaders and professionals and I’m leading one September 12th at 12:30 pm ET! Basically, I’m going to be telling you how you should buy recruiting technology and what to watch out for! I’m going to be telling you […]
There’s been a lot – A LOT – of discussion in the past few years about all the different generations in the workplace, how dissimilar they are and the challenges and opportunities they create for work. To quickly recap, at present, we have five generations in the workplace, typically: Silents: Born during and before World […]
I will speak at over 25 conferences in 2019. Mostly HR and TA, some leadership conferences. Every single talk I give will have some piece around innovation, at some point during the talk. The need to drive our organizations forward. Here’s the problem with that concept. The ones that do things first are usually considered […]
Major changes are coming Monday to Facebook ads for recruitment, real estate and credit services to prevent discriminatory practices. But the changes apply only in the United States, despite a Facebook commitment to eliminate discriminatory advertising.
In Episode 4 of THIS IS HR, Jessica Lee (VP of Brand Talent, Marriott) is joined by Tim Sackett (President of HRU) and Kris Dunn (CHRO at Kinetix) for a discussion of industry news that only true HR pros could love. The gang covers: —Shots fired in pay equity between the USA Women’s National Soccer team […]
Do you want to know what you’ll never hear anyone on your leadership team say publicly? Well, let me stop before I get started, because there are probably a ton of things leaders will say behind closed doors, off the record, and then open the door and say the exact opposite. Welcome to the PC […]
So, why is company culture important? We inherently understand why a company’s culture is valuable, sure. It sets up the rules, procedures and best practices for a place where you spend 40-50 hours a week, and it guides employees on how to make decisions, how to deal with customers and more. It’s very important for […]
If you’re highly active in HR and Talent Acquisition in the social space (read: blogs, sites, pod/videocasts, webinars, conferences, Facebook, Twitter, etc.), you might be caught up in this mindset that what you’re doing is not what you should be doing. You’re being told what you should be focusing on by idiots like me, and […]
Healthcare recruitment startup Nomad Health has raised $34 million U.S. in equity and debt financing to accelerate its quickly growing business.
I spoke at a conference recently and one of the things that came up during my presentation was a conversation around “Must Do Moves”. Must do moves are those things in your organization that you grab a hold of, as an HR leader, and make sure they happen. I asked the group a question: Do […]