Tag: employment

Wait is over! – SAP SuccessFactors Bidirectional Integration IDP (includes global assignment and concurrent employment scenarios)

Are you waiting for two IT giants – SAP and Microsoft to work together and simplify the integration between SAP SuccessFactors and Microsoft’s Identity Management … The post Wait is over! – SAP SuccessFactors Bidirectional Integration IDP (includes global assignment and concurrent employment scenarios) appeared first on HR Tech Feed.

Pandemic Employment Gaps! Should You Ask Why?!

So, there was an HR Pro from Amazon who put up a post on LinkedIn, here it is: She blocked me, so I can’t put the link to it. But you should check it out. Jessica Lee and I discussed this on the HR Famous pod. I connected with Lisa on LinkedIn (she actually sent me an invite) and I privately told her I…

“I Fully Reject the Employment Model of Pre-Pandemic America!”

This was an exact quote on a comment on one of my blogs about how hard it is right now for companies to find talent in America to work hourly jobs. This isn’t the first time I’ve heard something like this from an old GenZ or very young Millennial (basically early to mid-’20s). What does this even mean!?  Let me interpret, for the older…

Houston (or Dealerships), We Have an Employment Image Problem

Read Time1 Minute, 0 Second Ah the used car salesperson stereotype. We all know the type of personality that comes to mind.  In fact, in his seminal book, To Sell is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others, bestselling author Daniel Pink asked people to list adjectives that encompass their view of “sales” or “selling.”  Most participants used descriptions such as “pushy,” “aggressive,” and…

Could Employee Data Portability be the Future of Employment?

Do you remember when cell phones first came out? If you were with Verizon and you wanted to switch to Sprint, you actually had to change phone numbers! Think about how that would impact your world today. We switch from company to company, go-between social apps all day long, never worrying that our “profile” our data, won’t follow us. In the mid-2000s the FCC…

tilr ™ Launches New App Matching Job-Seeker Skills to Employment Opportunities

In Response to Massive Unemployment from the COVID-19 Pandemic, Company’s Patent-Pending Machine Learning Technology Connects Workers’ Skills to Employers’ Needs Instantly WASHINGTON and TORONTO, July 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – tilr , a Cincinnati, Ohio-headquartered and Toronto, Ontario-based corporation, proudly announces the launch of its new skill matching and skill mapping, patent-pending hiring platform.  tilr ‘s cutting-edge, machine learning technology addresses the ongoing unemployment crisis as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and follows the…

10 Employment Resources for U.S. Military Veterans Seeking Work

In May, as parts of the country began to re-open after the first wave of COVID-19 infections, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics noted that unemployment numbers for U.S. veterans had gone down. That drop was significant, from about 11.7 percent unemployment in April to 9 percent unemployment in May. It represents some 800,000 veterans who had applied for unemployment assistance in May, Leo…

Oyster™ Acquires Carrom to Accelerate Global Employment Platform

LONDON and SAN FRANCISCO, May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Oyster, the distributed talent enablement platform that lets growing companies easily hire, make payroll, and give local benefits to their remote employees anywhere in the world, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Carrom, a player in the cross-border hiring enablement space. Carrom founder and CEO, Sooraj Chandran, will join the Oyster product team to lead and accelerate the geographic expansion…

Truework Raises $30 Million Series B for Its Consent-based Identity Tech For Employment and Income Verification

Employee data privacy is a topic that has been increasing in frequency with CHRO’s and CIOs globally. Truework has just announced a $30 Milion Series B focused on employment and income verification, but the firm’s messaging and direction appears to be targeting the larger privacy issue with a focus on employee/consumer consent. Source: Announcing our […] The post Truework Raises $30 Million Series B…

Bad Timing and Your Employment Assessment

Imagine your last employment assessment. You know the stress and sweat of days like that. Even if you’ve prepared in every way by researching the interviewers and the company, there’s something utterly unpredictable about being the center of attention—the center of something worse than attention: judgment. Then at your most anxious moment, they hand you an assessment. A test you’re usually not prepared for.  …