#NextGenTA Diversity by Design: Event Preview
Sep19

#NextGenTA Diversity by Design: Event Preview

Tonight is the September #NextGenTA meetup at MaRS in downtown Toronto. The popular event will, this time, be talking about “Diversity by Design” and includes a panel of top experts and lots of opportunities for networking. The event promises to offer a thoughtful and in-depth discussion focused on how companies are redesigning their processes to improve diversity and inclusion. The panel will be moderated by Kim Benedict, CEO &...

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Why Is HR So Slow to Adopt People Analytics?
Sep18

Why Is HR So Slow to Adopt People Analytics?

People Analytics: What is in Store For the Future of HR? Advanced analytics has always been a tough tactic to adopt for HR pros looking to improve processes. HR teams are constantly being ladened with conventional data management and administrative work such that its’ true potential is being concealed; even though HR holds tremendous capabilities and opportunities that can significantly add value to businesses. So why is there still a...

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Why Your Applicant Tracking System Needs to be Calendar-Connected
Sep13

Why Your Applicant Tracking System Needs to be Calendar-Connected

We all know the benefits of your average applicant tracking system: candidate screening, posting to job boards for you, and helping you to easily search through hundreds of applications. The benefits of using an application tracking system don’t stop there: when it’s calendar connected, it can also help with the interview booking process. This process is laborious and repetitive, and can lead to hours wasted during each hiring...

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HR Tech Interview: Roy Pereira
Aug15

HR Tech Interview: Roy Pereira

Ahead of innovateworkTO this week, we got a chance to chat with Zoom.ai CEO, Roy Pereira. Here’s the first of a two part interview. Read the second part at our partner title, WorkingTech. Tell us about your career up to joining Zoom. I took Computer Science at Carleton University in Ottawa and couldn’t wait to “change the world.”  Formerly, I worked in the Federal Government in IT but quickly left to create my first startup...

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How is the Cloud Replacing Shared Services in HR?
Aug11

How is the Cloud Replacing Shared Services in HR?

Cloud computing has secured a safe spot when it comes to offering integrated service solutions. From SaaS to BPaaS, the cloud frenzy has been influencing the way businesses function and consume services. Though shared services have already been delivering comprehensive solutions for payroll and talent management, cloud-based HR services are posing to be a tough competition to beat and is surpassing all standards and competencies...

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How Technology is Making a Difference to Human Resource Management
Aug02

How Technology is Making a Difference to Human Resource Management

Human resource management is a complex field, and technology today plays a huge role in reducing this complexity and making it easier for HR professionals and practitioners to improve the way they manage their tasks. In this article, we will go into the specifics and see where technology is actually making a difference: Streamlined recruitment process: Recruitment processes can often be conducted in an ad hoc manner with communication...

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5 Reasons Why You Should Get a Talent Management Solution
Jul26

5 Reasons Why You Should Get a Talent Management Solution

Many people view talent management as the system that takes over once an employee has been hired. However, most vendors provide talent management as an integrated suite, composed of software that manages everything from hiring and onboarding, all the way through to offboarding. Typically, a Human Resource Information System (HRIS) serves as the cornerstone that many other systems flow into. This may include an Applicant Tracking...

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How to Make Recruitment Easier: 10 Top Tools
Jul22

How to Make Recruitment Easier: 10 Top Tools

Each and every business should know about the new employees at a certain point. However recruiting them and looking for new fresh graduates could be painful, time-consuming as well as expensive too. For the recruiters, however, there is some good news as the internet is “democratizing: the process of recruitment. Tools that are once a trade secret for expensive recruitment agencies which are at now available for anyone online that is...

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