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.
How a former chief financial officer is linking human capital metrics to bottom-line results.
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
The ‘cold, hard' numbers can lead to smarter decisions even as they promote the best of the 'warm and fuzzy' in company cultures.Read More
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
To some observers, SAP's acquisition of SuccessFactors gives the German conglomerate immediate credibility in SaaS—also called cloud computing.Read More