Tag: Initiative

Lena Waithe, Hillman Grad Productions and Indeed Announce 10 Filmmakers for ‘Rising Voices’ Initiative Celebrating BIPOC Filmmakers

AUSTIN, TX (March 30,  2021) — Indeed, the world’s number one job site, today announced the 10 filmmaker teams selected from over 850 applications for the Indeed: Rising Voices program.  In partnership with Emmy Award-winning writer, creator and actor Lena Waithe and her company Hillman Grad Productions, Indeed: Rising Voices  was created to uncover, invest […] The post Lena Waithe, Hillman Grad Productions and…

Lena Waithe & Hillman Grad Productions Join Forces with Indeed to Showcase BIPOC Filmmakers through ‘Rising Voices’ Initiative

AUSTIN, TX (February 16,  2021) — Indeed, the world’s number one job site, today announced a partnership with Emmy Award-winning writer, creator and actor Lena Waithe and her company Hillman Grad Productions to create the ‘Rising Voices’ initiative which showcases the power of how jobs change our world.  Rising Voices will uncover, invest in and […] The post Lena Waithe & Hillman Grad Productions…

Oracle Joins Industry Leaders in Blockchain for HR Initiative

Blockchain technology has had a profound impact on businesses far and wide. We first saw the impact on finance with the bitcoin movement. Then, we saw blockchain integrate into other industries like supply chain, retail, and even healthcare. Expected to create $3.1 trillion in business value by 2030, blockchain has the opportunity to transform nearly every industry—and HR is no exception.  At Oracle, we…

Your opportunity to Influence SAP – Customer Engagement Initiative Projects for SAP SuccessFactors

This post was originally published on this site An exciting opportunity to influence SAP has begun with the first cycle of the 2020 SAP Customer Engagement Initiative (CEI). The SAP Customer Engagement Initiative enables you as a SAP customer or partner, to get early insights into SAP’s product developments and directly work with the developers to define and shape future product directions. We are offering…

Several HR Tech Vendors Form Blockchain Initiative

A number of high profile HR tech companies are part of a new blockchain initiative to help create a verifiable identity platform for candidates. The new organization is called Velocity Career Labs and features stalwarts such as Aon’s Assessment Solutions, Cornerstone, HireRight, Korn Ferry, National Student Clearinghouse, Randstad, SAP, SumTotal Systems, SHL, Ultimate Software, Unit4, Upwork, Velocity Career Labs and ZipRecruiter. The vendor-neutral, nonprofit…

Taking Initiative: Is It Better to Beg For Forgiveness or Ask For Permission?

You’ve probably heard Grace Hopper’s famous axiom, “It’s better to beg forgiveness than ask permission.” As a child, my father used to tell me that all the time! As a pioneering computer scientist and one of the first female admirals in the U.S. Navy, “Amazing Grace” surely learned the value of begging forgiveness rather than asking permission during her long, storied career. Indeed, Hopper’s Law…