Performance management software
- May 21, 2020
After the pandemic, Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg believes his firm will have more employees who work remotely, with at least half of its employees doing it full-time. He sees some clear benefits in recruiting and retention.
- April 02, 2020
Sneek, a remote team platform, uses frequently updated photographs of remote workers to connect co-workers together.
- March 06, 2020
The rapid rise of remote work, thanks to the coronavirus, may spur interest in tools that can measure employee productivity, such as SaaS management platforms.
- 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.
- February 24, 2020
President Donald Trump arrived in office promising to reform the H-1B visa program. But his actions have fallen short of what reformers wanted and went too far for IT services firms.
- February 12, 2020
In its budget proposal, the Trump administration complains that hiring rules hurt its ability to hire those just out of college and can include unnecessary stipulations. It wants that to change.
- December 06, 2019
Technology deployments have been blamed for loss of productivity and even employee resignations. A new tool from Qualtrics could help IT get on top of bad tech experiences.
- December 03, 2019
Researchers at Cornell University want vendors to disclose how automated hiring systems are making hiring recommendations. They say it's the only way to know they're fair.
- August 15, 2019
HR is urged to play a role in facilities management as research underscores the link between workplace conditions such as air quality and employee productivity.
- June 14, 2019
Generation Z may demand more human-to-human contact with managers and co-workers. Surveys suggest that text messaging will also top the list.
- March 18, 2019
Two Qualtrics customers talk about how they've successfully measured employee experience, and how doing so has effectively changed how the business operates.
- March 06, 2019
Offshore outsourcing can be a traumatic event for employees -- both for those who lose their jobs and for those who survive. It's HR's job to figure out the real impact it's having on employees -- a task that may benefit from new technology.
- January 31, 2019
Culture Amp, an employee engagement platform, has acquired Zugata, an individual development peer-to-peer platform. An initial benefit for customers may be deeper analytics.
- 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?
- November 30, 2018
The U.S. government's annual engagement survey of 1.5 million employees reported an increase in the overall engagement measure, but a sharp decline in survey participation. Here's why HR pros should care.
- October 17, 2018
Workday is creating a universal skills ontology, a feature made available in its most recent platform version update. Users opt in to share data for a 'skills cloud.'
- October 12, 2018
LinkedIn has developed an ATS platform and acquired employee engagement vendor, Glint. Its likely goal: Become a full-service talent management provider.
- August 20, 2018
The best approach to fixing hiring bias is through an analysis of actual hiring data, a Gartner analyst advises. New technologies have clear limits and won't solve the problem.
- May 24, 2018
The U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security wants to modernize recruitment and management of its cybersecurity workforce. It is asking vendors to explain how DHS can achieve its goals.
- May 04, 2018
BetterWorks Systems has a new CEO and has put a sexual harassment lawsuit in its rearview mirror. The startup has $60 million in funding from some top Silicon Valley VC firms.
- 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.
- 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 19, 2017
The Marcus Buckingham Company's cloud-based performance management and employee engagement software is set to be integrated into ADP's HCM platforms and benchmarking tool.
- October 31, 2016
SAP continuous performance management, Halogen mobile feedback and ADP benchmarking were among new products featured at the 2016 HR Technology Conference & Exposition in Chicago.
- September 09, 2016
Amid rapid growth, cloud-based infrastructure company DigitalOcean improves employee performance management with Reflektive software and measures engagement with Culture Amp.
- August 30, 2016
SAP is using its own software to pilot continuous evaluations for a small number of employees while retaining traditional annual appraisals and performance rating scales.
- February 15, 2016
A Forrester report finds that traditional evaluations for employees are flawed, and that advanced technologies can add value by empowering and motivating workers.
- December 24, 2015
Analysts from Deloitte, Forrester and Nucleus Research predict performance management, social media and employee engagement will lead HCM software trends in the coming year.
- 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.
- May 15, 2015
Credit-scoring and analytics provider says Glint software helps boost performance and possibly profits, but manager use is a challenge.
- December 23, 2014
Oracle SaaS talent management was more of a challenge to implement than expected.
- July 29, 2013
Crowdsourced performance reviews will have a hard time overcoming the mob mentality and other dark aspects of human nature.