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Month: February, 2013

Meritshare Launches First Employee Appreciation Heat Map and Recognition Index, Democratizes Recognition on Employee Appreciation Day

Thursday, February 28th, 2013   via   meritshare

March 1st is employee appreciation day, and chances are most companies aren't doing anything for the occasion. A 2012 Bersin by Deloitte study reports that nearly 70% of employees report they are recognized just once per year or not at all.

MeritShare wants to change this by allowing any employee to create an online recognition program for their company at no charge. Today, the company is expanding this offering with the launch of the first US heatmap of e…

Buck Consultants Unveils Details on RightOpt, a National Private Health Insurance Exchange

Thursday, February 28th, 2013   via   buck-consultants-a-xerox-company

NEW YORK, Feb. 28, 2013 - Buck Consultants, A Xerox Company (NYSE: XRX), plans to launch RightOptTM, a private health exchange for employers with 3,000 or more benefit-eligible employees. Buck's exchange is intended for fall 2013 enrollment.

Buck's RightOpt health exchange design can help employers reduce their health care costs and improve employee and dependent health outcomes through health insurance provider relationships that are negotiated and managed by Buck.

RightOpt would differ from other private exchange options by allowing participating employers to us…

Decision Toolbox CEO Outlines How U.S. Companies Can Get Their “Unfair Share of the Word’s Talent”

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013   via   decision-toolbox

The key to competitive hiring in changing times is understanding your talent pool, according to Kim Shepherd, CEO of Decision Toolbox, a nationwide provider of project based hiring and on-demand Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO).

"Every leader lists hiring great talent as a major initiative, but almost every company wrestles with how to make this a reality rather than an empty refrain. Changing times make this an increasingly difficult task," explains Shepherd.

According to Shepherd, the Gen Y generation is…

Professionalizing Pro Bono Volunteering

Monday, February 25th, 2013

Webinar: How HR Professionals Power Complex Work Using Dynamic Case Management

Monday, February 25th, 2013   via   ihrim

Presented by Column Technologies in partnership with the International Association for Human Resource Information Management (IHRIM), the world's leading clearinghouse for the HRIM (Human Resource Information Management) industry.

(Webinar) How HR Professionals Power Complex Work Using Dynamic Case Management: every day, human resource staff is called upon to make a decision that could in… to Sponsor the TalentNet Live! Interactive Conference

Monday, February 25th, 2013   via   hrmarketer

CAPITOLA, Calif.--February 25, announced today its sponsorship of the third annual TalentNet Live! Conference, to be held March 8 at the Iron Cactus in Austin, Texas.

Hosted by TalentNet, a social recruiting education and strategy company, the one-day event gives employers and recruiters the resources and confidence needed to source, attract, engage, and retain more of the best talent to move their business forward.

This year, the event has embraced the spirit of the Sout…

Growing Number of U.S. Employers Insourcing Leave Management with Presagia

Friday, February 22nd, 2013   via   presagia-corp

Montreal, Canada, February 22, 2013 - Presagia, the leading developer of Software as a Service (SaaS) absence management solutions, announced today that it has signed eight new customers this past quarter for its flagship product, Presagia Enterprise. This supports the growing trend of employers turning to sophisticated workflow automation and decision support software to manage employee absence.

The new customers include Global 500 and Fortune 500 companies and represent a variety of industries such as financia…

Visier Releases Survey Report that Identifies Workforce Analytics and Planning Trends and Priorities for 2013

Friday, February 22nd, 2013   via   visier

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, February 21, 2013 -- Visier, the innovation leader in workforce analytics, released today a 2013 Survey of Employers: "The State of Workforce Analytics and Planning: Practices, Preferences & Plans," indicating that workforce analytics and workforce planning remain critical topi…

JobEscrow Introduces Foreclosure Solution for the Mortgage and Banking Industry

Thursday, February 21st, 2013   via   jobescrow

Scotts Valley, California / February 21, 2013--JobEscrow, Inc., pioneers and inventors of the Employment Escrow industry, has introduced their latest solution for the mortgage and banking industry. The solution is called Outplacement JobEscrow(TM) and is the first pay-for-performance outplacement service that helps laid-off employees find jobs.

The new outplacement system creates an accountable way for lenders to assist homeowners who are in default due to job loss. The emp…

Software Tool Allows Chat Applications such as SKYPE, Google, and AOL to use IP Cameras

Thursday, February 21st, 2013   via   visec

Northridge, CA (PRWEB) February 21, 2013

Philex Enterprises, Inc. ( manufacturer of Visec(R) Software, a suite of IP video surveillance software applications utilizing sophisticated mathematical algorithms, announces that it is the first company in the world to develop Virtual Camera driver(TM), a software application that supports simultaneous use of IP cameras in popular chat application programs like SKYPE, Google, and AOL, while also allowing shared use of the camera(s) in its surveillance application with no added configurations.

The Visec …