HR learning and development software
- May 13, 2020
Following its acquisition of Saba Software, Cornerstone OnDemand is appointing Saba's CEO, Phil Saunders, as its new leader. Product integrations are planned.
- March 27, 2020
VR training has become a best practice at Farmers Insurance Exchange. Its claims adjusters are being exposed to more scenarios and learning how to do their jobs faster with the help of VR.
- February 27, 2020
Cornerstone's acquisition of Saba Software for $1.4 billion takes out a learning management competitor and gives it a boost of engineering talent to speed innovation, analysts say.
- January 22, 2020
The impact of AI on jobs is a major issue for employers, who are struggling with how to address it. Robots, automation and AI have become political issues as well.
- January 06, 2020
Training is a high priority for technical talent, but training budgets rise and fall with the labor market, according to data from the Society for Information Management.
- October 24, 2019
Southwest Airlines wants to improve its internal hiring. It is now applying external recruiting practices internally in the hopes of growing employee awareness of new jobs.
- October 10, 2019
The payback from virtual training may be improved retention and shorter training times. An hour-long training period can be reduced to 10 minutes, in some cases, says Walmart.
- October 03, 2019
It's not just recruiting that's getting all the attention in HR. Attrition reduction strategies are gaining ground, as are efforts to improve health and wellness.
- August 21, 2019
Top CEOs are promising to train their employees and make sure they are ready for an automating world. Whether the promise is real or marketing fluff remains to be seen.
- July 30, 2019
Democrats are hoping to discourage firms from moving jobs overseas by reporting where employees are located. One lawmaker also wants clarity on how outsourced workers are trained.
- July 18, 2019
For many jobs, it may be less costly to upskill workers than to fire them and hire people with new skills. Amazon's $700 million plan to upskill its workforce may save it money.
- July 15, 2019
Amazon's plan to upskill its workforce cites high-growth occupations such as data scientist and what it calls data mapping specialist. But its claims about growth may be off.
- July 03, 2019
Adoption of universal healthcare, or Medicare-for-all-type plans, may make retaining employees and recruiting a lot harder, according to Dan Schawbel, research director at Future Workplace.
- June 05, 2019
Low unemployment levels today won't stop the arrival of robotics and automation. Michael Lotito, a labor law attorney, is heading a new group that wants to address the problem.
- May 15, 2019
Gartner's talent market intelligence service found that 49% of all the job postings are for just 39 roles. Three of those roles are HR-related.
- April 18, 2019
Demand for virtual and augmented reality tools is soaring, and the need to capture expertise from retiring baby boomers may be why.
- December 10, 2018
HR tech vendors make tools designed to improve a company's employee experience. So, it makes sense that a handful should appear on Glassdoor's Best Places to Work list, right?
- September 17, 2018
Virtual reality may be on the cusp of mainstream adoption for HR. It provides an engaging learning experience for employees, according to one early adopter: Walmart.
- September 14, 2018
Leaders from Johnson & Johnson, The Walt Disney Co. and other giants weighed in at HR Tech 2018 on top priorities, such as tech to improve candidate and employee experience.
- June 06, 2018
SAP's Brigette McInnis-Day says melding HR tech, business processes and senior leadership training are all necessary for a total workforce experience that helps employees feel heard.
- March 05, 2018
An entrepreneurial unit within ADP has developed machine learning-powered leadership coaching software that delivers feedback from frank employee assessment of managers.
- November 06, 2017
A civilian advisory board led by Google's Eric Schmidt has urged the DoD to create new career paths for its STEM talent to accelerate the military's innovation capability.
- April 18, 2017
Anthem is planning to go live with the Oracle Learning Cloud to improve reporting and analytics and to allow subject matter experts to create and publish their own content.
- February 07, 2017
Skillsoft is releasing micro-videos and a new learning system, while TalentQuest is providing a new platform with virtual reality and interactive educational games.
- February 03, 2017
SAP SuccessFactors, Cornerstone OnDemand and Saba Software receive top scores in a Forrester Research evaluation of cloud-based HR learning and performance management vendors.
- January 17, 2017
Deloitte predicts far-reaching trends for HR, including innovations in learning, an expansion of artificial intelligence, and an explosion of real-time feedback and analytics.
- April 06, 2016
Oracle opens its HCM conference with the release of an HR help desk for complex employee issues, upgrades to Learning Cloud and a new module for encouraging volunteerism among workers.
- December 18, 2015
Learning, predictive analytics, workforce-scheduling software, recruiting and increasing competition among big vendors are the top stories in human capital management for 2015.
- December 10, 2015
HR chief Tim Mulligan used integrated DDI e-learning and Halogen performance management software to create culture change at the nearly 100-year-old institution.
- November 23, 2015
To retrain 14,000 people, the network infrastructure provider borrowed from social media techniques to encourage knowledge sharing and informal learning.
- October 22, 2015
'Appification' of HR and new cloud-based tools for employee engagement, feedback and performance are enabling the democratization of HR processes.
- October 20, 2015
Workday Vice Chair Mike Stankey explains the philosophy behind the company's upcoming learning module, assesses the ERP competition and offers insight about the CFO career path.
- October 13, 2015
Users and analysts at conference said Workday Learning holds promise, but they need more details.
- September 29, 2015
At Workday Rising 2015, the HCM vendor says Workday Learning can suggest content for employees, and its retention tool can preserve talent at risk of quitting.
- April 02, 2015
The Oracle Learning Cloud allows managers and employees to post and share video tutorials, PDFs and PowerPoints.
- November 26, 2013
Discover why corporate learning professionals at Facebook and Google are focusing on millennial employee development and peer-to-peer learning.
- October 11, 2013
Reinvention of learning management systems also bringing social UIs and mobility, said Bersin by Deloitte analysts.