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As technology advances, so does the opportunity for vendors to serve business of all sizes. But HCM technology is constantly changing as new companies emerge, old vendors plan for market changes and new generations of employees demand more from their tools. Here’s our coverage.

The Exhibit Hall at UNLEASH America 2018

UNLEASH America Shows Promising 1st Performance

The HCM technology conference formerly known as HR Tech World reintroduced itself as UNLEASH America last week, bringing to Las Vegas a “less-is-more” dynamic that both attendees and exhibitors said emphasized discussions over product demos and offered buyers the opportunity to spend more time exploring solutions that might interest them. This was the type of […]

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HCM Technology People Moves

People: Comings, Goings at Namely, Monster, Cornerstone and More

New hires, promotions and other personnel moves throughout the HCM technology community. Matt Straz was ousted as New York-based Namely’s CEO after the company’s board decidied “his actions were inconsistent with that which is expected of Namely leadership.” Until a successor is found, board member Elisa Steele will lead the Office of the CEO, which […]

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HCM Technology Report News Roundup

Roundup: WTW Updates Comp Software, Workforce Names Top HR Companies

A roundup of deals, product announcements and other news from the HCM technology community. Willis Towers Watson said an updated version of its compensation planning software is available for implementation. The new release includes a custom compensation field that expands their ability to configure complex expressions to satisfy different types of business use cases, and […]

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HCM Technology People Moves

People: New Execs at Mercer, Globoforce and Other HR Tech Firms

New hires, promotions and other personnel moves throughout the HCM technology community. Mercer named Julie Humphries to be leader of Mercer Digital in the U.S. She’ll lead Mercer’s business helping clients develop and implement digital strategies to engage their employees and streamline HR processes. She reports to Susan Haberman, senior partner and U.S. Career Business leader.  Ultimate Software […]

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Merger Shaking Hands

CultureIQ to Merge With CEB’s Workforce Surveys & Analytics Group

Engagement and feedback platform provider CultureIQ will merge with CEB’s Workforce Surveys & Analytics division. WS&A is to be divested from CEB’s parent, Gartner. Exactly what this means isn’t entirely clear, and the companies are keeping details under wraps until the deal closes sometime around April 30. However,in a press relerase CultureIQ CEO Greg Besner, who […]

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Tug of War

Vendors: Your Counterparts in Procurement are Having a Tough Year

While procurement groups are improving their approach to digital tools, their budgets are expected to remain virtually flat during 2018, according to a report from researcher the Hackett Group. “While procurement leaders acknowledge the importance of strategic enterprise objectives, including expanding procurement’s influence, elevating the role of procurement, and improving agility,” the report notes, “procurement’s ability […]

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Paychex Eyes Growth in Europe with Purchase of Lessor Group

Paychex has acquired the Danish payroll and HCM technology provider Lessor Group, which provides SaaS and on-premise solutions through its own platform and do-it-yourself cloud-based services under a variety of brand name in Denmark, Germany, Norway and Sweden. The acquisition supports Paychex’s strategy in Europe by providing the company with “significant client and revenue growth […]

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HCM Tech Vendors Are Linking Almost Everything to Engagement

Engagement overshadows nearly every conversation that takes place in the HCM technology world. Whether they’re building solutions for recruiting, learning or data, nearly every presentation by “disrupters” at HR.com’s LEAD 2018 conference somehow circled around to engagement. The presentations were made to an “Influencer” track was added this year to the annual LEAD gathering in […]

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