Monthly Archives: May 2016

The Top Four Investments in Talent Acquisition Technology

The number one question I get asked by corporations and solution providers is “what is the hottest talent acquisition technology right now?” It’s not an easy question to answer.  It never has been. What may seem hot is not always what drives efficiency and success. And more [...]

By | May 31st, 2016|Welcome|0 Comments

Ultimate’s Move Toward Predicting Success

It’s no secret that I’m a fan of data and analytics. I’ve built my career around them. But data and analytics can be tricky things. While we think of math as a subject where there is only one right answer, when we talk about math that describes, [...]

By | May 25th, 2016|Our Blog|0 Comments

A Glimpse of the Future at Cornerstone

We are in the heart of the busy spring conference season, and last week one of the companies I got to spend time with was Cornerstone OnDemand. Cornerstone continues its impressive growth trajectory, citing more deals closed in 2015 that its first 11 years. It’s one of [...]

By | May 22nd, 2016|Welcome|0 Comments

New Rules: Redefining Overtime

On Tuesday afternoon the Department of Labor released its final rules on overtime as a part of the Fair Labor Standards Act, which will go into effect on December 1. The basic gist of the rules is that anyone working 40 hours or more per week at [...]

A Platform for Change

Never fear, this is not a political post. It is, however, a look into our future as employers and employees. I had the opportunity to spend time with GuideSpark last week at their analyst day, and their innovations around communications, and the implications for today’s organizations were [...]

By | May 12th, 2016|Welcome|0 Comments

Ericsson: A Lesson in Employer Branding

Despite its’ recent popularity, employer branding is still fairly immature. In fact, less than half of companies we surveyed are investing in employer branding this year. Companies understand it is important but often do not know where to start or what role technology can play in attracting [...]

By | May 9th, 2016|Our Blog|0 Comments

What We Have Here is a Failure to Communicate

  I had the opportunity last week to present the latest Aptitude Research findings on employee communication technology at GuideSpark’s Engage 2016 event. This research included data from over 350 organizations collected in February of this year. And it probably won’t surprise you to find out that [...]

Employee Communication: Executive Summary

Aptitude Research Partner's is excited to launch our Employee Communications research focused on strategies for building stronger relationships between employees and employers and driving business success. Please click on the link below to download the Executive Summary of the report. ARP Employee Communications Exec Sum Employee communication is the most [...]

By | May 5th, 2016|Employee Experience, Welcome|0 Comments