The acquisition of work management tools could change the human resources software landscape.Read More
Big Blue sees deal with talent management firm as part of 'big data,' social business strategy.Read More
Big Blue doesn't see talent management as big. Or at least not as big as data mining and social networking. And I'd say IBM is right.Read More
Almost six months after acquiring Taleo, Oracle is following through on plans to dominate the software-as-a-service industry.
Despite their agreement on the importance of onboarding programs, 57 percent of IT leaders say they have a formal, strategic onboarding plan less than 20 percent of the time, while just 18 percent of IT professionals say sufficient attention is given to developing a strong onboarding program.
How recent acquisitions are changing the field of HR software, and the decisions customers need to make about the future.
SAP, Oracle and other HR software vendors have a surprising new competitor thanks to the acquisition of Rypple by Salesforce.com.
Firms can use analytics in Machiavellian ways that might boost the bottom line in the short run but bruise workers and harm reputations over the long haul.Read More
Covance Inc. is among the companies using software to help employees and mentors connect. The program Mentor Scout enables pairings based on mutual professional interests.
Workforce management technology has come a long way from time clocks. Today's tools can save—or cost—companies millions. And thanks to a new group, the once-frumpy field is coming into fashion.Read More