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San Diego State Campus Retailer Uses Cloud to Solve IT Problems

January 30, 2013
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It took nine months, but Aztec Shops's switch to cloud-based payroll and other human resources software paid off in faster processing times and fewer technical headaches.
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Workers' Wellness Goes Wireless With Activity Trackers

January 15, 2013
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Unlike its predecessor the pedometer, which tracked only steps and whose data couldn't be uploaded or easily shared, the accelerometer monitors steps, distance and calories burned. It even tracks sleep.
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A New Beginning

January 14, 2013
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On Jan. 7, 2013, MediaTec Publishing Inc. bought Workforce from Crain Communications Inc. MediaTec's president, Norm Kamikow, provides his thoughts on the purchase.
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Software Tool Gives Voice to Recruits

December 21, 2012
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Software by HarQen Inc. enables automated phone screening of applicants, but the technology takes getting used to.
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Future Workforce Predictions: Teams, Brain Scans and Externships at Work

November 26, 2012
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To celebrate Workforce's 90th anniversary, we have been running a series of articles looking at important workforce-related issues with a then-and-now theme. This month we change things up and look toward the future to show what might be coming for our 100th anniversary and beyond.
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Human Capital Metrics Proposal Hits Snag

November 14, 2012
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HRPA's continuing opposition to guidelines for human capital metrics means the standard will likely never make it to an ANSI review.
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LinkedIn Gains Clout as Recruiting Mainstay

November 8, 2012
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In four years, the 187 million member business network has amassed 13,700 corporate customers for its recruiting software and related services.
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Social Referrals Save Companies Time and Money

November 5, 2012
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Recruiters across industries know that referrals generally deliver the best candidates, and now thanks to social media sites, they are cheaper and easier to find.
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HR Software Firm Workday's IPO Shines Spotlight on Healthy HR Software Market

October 24, 2012
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It's not just Workday that will benefit from the higher visibility the stock offering has brought to SaaS-based people management vendors.
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Worker Social Media Usage High in the Workplace, Survey Shows

October 3, 2012
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Of the employees surveyed by talent management software-maker SilkRoad, 43 percent worked for organizations that allowed total access to social media, 24 percent said access was monitored, and 16 percent had social media access blocked by their employer.
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