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How [24]7.AI recruitment went fully remote with the help of automation

Read Time1 Minute, 3 Second In response to the Coronavirus pandemic, [24]7.ai revamped its recruitment workflow using conversational AI and was able to screen +350% applicants [24]7.ai, a global digital customer experience leader with deep expertise in conversational AI, and global operations in Philippines, India, LATAM and the US, had to act fast when lockdown hit. A big component of their recruitment process used…

The Odds Microsoft Buys Upwork Just Went, Um, Up

Microsoft doesn’t want to lose its hold on enterprise computing. It ousted IBM from that mountaintop many moons ago, and it’ll be damned if Google or Salesforce or whoever is going to return the favor. That’s a big reason it dropped $26.2 billion for LinkedIn in 2016 and $7.5 billion for Github this year.

Not a Whole “Lotto” Thought Went Into That Decision, United

You’ve all read about United Airlines replacing bonuses with a lottery and trying to tie it to their Core4 mission to become “known as the most caring airline in a highly-competitive industry”.  It didn’t go over so well.  In fact, it crashed and burned. The announcement was made public on a Friday, and by the following Tuesday United announced they were “hitting the pause…

What Would You Ask For If Your Workplace Went Union?

If you didn’t see it last week a Nissan automotive plant in Mississippi went through a union vote deciding on whether the 6,000 workers at the plant wanted to represented by the UAW. It’s 2017, right? Is it just me or does it seem strange that we are still having union votes? Here’s what the Nissan workers who support the union vote say they…

How one man went from collecting unemployment to owning a burger chain with hundreds of locations

In 1990, Kenney Moore worked as a district manager in eastern North Carolina for Rob’s Cheesesteaks and Cheeseburgers. The chain, now long since defunct, started going downhill thanks to a down economy and the Rob’s owner, who we just call Roberts, getting caught in many unsavory business schemes. Kenney was tired of losing work and money and peace of mind because of matters out…