DisruptHR Toronto Interview with Hamoon Ekhtiari
Nov22

DisruptHR Toronto Interview with Hamoon Ekhtiari

Ahead of DisruptHR Toronto next month, we got a chance to chat with one of the amazing speakers, Hamoon Ekhtiari. Hamoon is the Founder & CEO of Audacious Futures, a global innovation engine for re-imagining the future at the intersection of technology, humanity, and philosophy. Previously, he was the Director of Strategy and Innovation for the Executive Vice President at TELUS. Prior to that, Hamoon was the Founding Director of...

Read More
Tech Recruitment: Three Hard Truths
Nov15

Tech Recruitment: Three Hard Truths

Using tech recruiters to fill tech positions is common in the startup world, but getting the value you expect isn’t. You’ve likely been told about the proprietary vaults of candidates you can’t access. Or you’ve been promised high-quality hires without any indication of a repeatable data-driven process behind the claim. Or you’ve been left high-and-dry after paying a recruiter for a new hire who ends up quitting...

Read More
Time to Get Innovative: InnovateWork Toronto Speakers
Nov07

Time to Get Innovative: InnovateWork Toronto Speakers

The next in the series of InnovateWork Toronto events takes place this evening in downtown Toronto. 300-350 HR, Talent, and Tech pros are expected to come together for lots of networking and to hear from some of the brightest minds in the business. Here’s our pick of top speakers and panelists at the November 2017 edition of #InnovateWorkTO. Michael Serbinis, Founder & CEO of League Mike Serbinis is the CEO and Founder of...

Read More
5 Key Ways HR Technology is Helping Small Businesses
Nov07

5 Key Ways HR Technology is Helping Small Businesses

For most organizations, the HR department is responsible for managing the appraisals of employees across several factors—their individual benefits, their training, their recruitment, and retention, among others. For small businesses, these departments are also likely to control the surveys associated with compensation and payroll. The process of coordinating so many duties and managing these responsibilities can indeed turn out to be...

Read More
People Analytics Summit Canada Review
Nov06

People Analytics Summit Canada Review

Rob Catalano had the pleasure of attending the 3rd People Analytics Canada Summit this week in Toronto. Here’s his take..   For anyone that was there, I was the guy that looked like he was working on his laptop the whole time… but what I was really doing was taking notes feverishly and learning from all the wonderful speakers. I wanted to share my thoughts of what really stood out for me. I loved how it started. It started...

Read More
People Analytics Summit Speaker Interview: Anna Filice, City of Hamilton
Oct31

People Analytics Summit Speaker Interview: Anna Filice, City of Hamilton

The People Analytics Summit in Toronto is fast-approaching. Ahead of the Nov 2-3 event, we got a chance to interview one of the awesome speakers, Anna Filice, Director, HR Systems & Operations, City of Hamilton. Tell us about yourself – your company and your role there. I’m an HR Professional with experience in various industries including retail, education, manufacturing, and government. In my Director HR Systems...

Read More
People Analytics Summit Speaker Interview: Manny Campione, LoyaltyOne
Oct30

People Analytics Summit Speaker Interview: Manny Campione, LoyaltyOne

The People Analytics Summit in Toronto is fast-approaching. Ahead of the Nov 2-3 event, we got a chance to interview one of the awesome speakers, Manny Campione, Vice President, Human Resources and Talent Development at LoyaltyOne. Tell us about your company and how it helps business professionals LoyaltyOne is a global leader in the design and implementation of coalition loyalty programs, customer analytics, and loyalty services for...

Read More
People Analytics Summit Speaker Interview: Kimberley Snage, University of Waterloo
Oct30

People Analytics Summit Speaker Interview: Kimberley Snage, University of Waterloo

The People Analytics Summit in Toronto is fast-approaching. Ahead of the Nov 2-3 event, we got a chance to interview one of the awesome speakers, Kimberley Snage, Director, HR Projects, Technology & Analytics at the University of Waterloo. Tell us about yourself – your company and your role With more than 18 years of experience, my background spans diverse industries in both the public and private sector, leading technology,...

Read More