Month: January 2020

Interview with Graham Bancroft, UI Architect

This post was originally published on this site Have you ever wondered “what does a UI Architect do?” We interviewed our in-house wizard, Graham on 20 years of working in the industry. If I had to explain what I do to a 5 year-old, I’d say.. I take the designs from a designer and turn them into web pages or apps that you […]…

What Does this New Year Offer to Applicant Tracking Systems?

This post was originally published on this site As we enter 2020, we see a significant change in HR technology trends. Companies are becoming more people-centric. Apart from attracting candidates, companies are now also focusing on retaining their workforce. Of course, AI and automation will remain at the top of the list. I am writing about a few unique trends that will be the…

Healthcare Staffing Provider AMN Healthcare to Acquire Stratus Video

This post was originally published on this site In a move that reinforces the blend of tech and service taking place in the world of HR and talent, AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE: AMN), a provider of healthcare talent solutions and staffing services, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Stratus Video for a purchase price of $475 million. The acquisition is expected […]…

Codility raises $22M for its tech recruiting platform

This post was originally published on this site Codility, a platform that helps tech recruiters and hiring managers asses candidates through online coding tests, today announced that it has raised a $22 million Series A round led by Oxx and Kennet Partners. This marks the first time Codility has raised any funding, after ten years as a bootstrapped company. Clearly, though, despite having achieved…

Construction Workforce Management Platform Gets Series A Funding

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — LaborChart, the construction industry’s fastest growing workforce management platform, today announced it has partnered with leading software investor, Five Elms Capital, on a Series A growth capital round. The investment from Five Elms will be used to expand the company’s market position and accelerate domestic and international growth. As a fourth-generation electrical contractor, LaborChart Co-Founder and CEO, Ben Schultz was personally impacted…

96% of HR and IT Leaders Agree That Meeting Hiring Goals is Critical to Their Organization’s Success

This post was originally published on this site Yet IT leaders identify HR as their lowest investment priority, according to new research from iCIMS Yet IT leaders identify HR as their lowest investment priority, according to new research from iCIMS Read Complete Article The post 96% of HR and IT Leaders Agree That Meeting Hiring Goals is Critical to Their Organization’s Success appeared first…

Another New Milestone for RChilli: RChilli 8.0.0

The year 2020 is starting a new chapter in RChilli’s journey, and it is the launch of our latest version 8.0. We developed this with a vision to make the latest technologies accessible to everyone. Now, you will witness remarkable changes in our resume parser. The new version provides more qualitative results. In short, RChilli 8.0.0 introduces a more compatible, trusted, and scalable resume…

Verified First Webinar on Feb. 18

This post was originally published on this site PCRecruiter’s ongoing partnership with Verified First, the premier background and drug screening company in North America, streamlines the hiring process for organizations of all sizes with the ability to validate and verify potential hires right from PCRecruiter. The interface is intuitive and designed to encourage users to comply with FCRA and EEOC laws that govern background…

HR Tech Gamification Company Gets $5 Million

NEWARK, N.J., Jan. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — 1Huddle, a workforce tech company that upskills, trains and motivates employees through the use of science-backed, quick-burst mobile games, announced today it raised $5 million in Series A funding enabling the company to increase staffing, accelerate growth, and meet heightened global demand for its product. The most-recent investment was led by Tribeca Venture Partners alongside Humbition, NRD Capital and Newark Venture Partners….

U.K.-based Codility Raises $22 Million Series A for Tech Skills Assessment

This post was originally published on this site Assessments continue to get a fair amount of venture capital in HR technology. Skills assessments, especially in tech, always fare well in the market and with investors.   From their press release: The capital will be used to fuel Codility’s growing footprint in helping expand engineering teams at high-growth companies including Microsoft, Tesla, Slack, Rakuten, […]…

2020 Predictions: Reinventing Work, Reinventing HR, Reinventing Ourselves

This post was originally published on this site 2020 will be a year of reinvention. As we enter the thirteenth year since the global economic meltdown, businesses are seeing slowing but continued growth, uncertainty about politics and global migration, and tremendous stresses in the workforce. Not only is unemployment historically low, the birth rate has declined, creating a world where companies need to ……

U.K.-based Patchwork Raises USD $3.93 Million for Healthcare Temporary Staff-focused Job Board Marketplace

This post was originally published on this site Job boards continue to be the darlings of HR technology venture capital as we roll through Q1 2020. They’re also leading the trend in specialization. The latest being Patchwork, a job board marketplace with a focus on providing temporary healthcare workers to the U.K. National Health Service (NHS). From the Patchwork blog: Patchwork, which has […]…

Valuable HR Practices for Small Business

Small businesses often have a limited workforce to carry out business operations. As an HR professional in a small organization, there’s always something more you can do to make your organization better. Thus, to ensure productivity and efficiency, organizations are adopting new methods to help them in delivering better performance. Here I am sharing few best HR practices for Small Businesses to achieve success…