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Compliance is often a topic of discussion for many of our customers, but one compliance item that hasn’t quite made it onto everyone’s radar just yet is The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) –  a major piece of legislation out of the European Union (EU) that could severely impact your …

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Three prisoners reportedly escaped from the “inescapable” prison on Alcatraz Island the night of June 11th, 1962. A few days and 55 years later, the first HR Tech World hosted in the United States will be held right across the bay at Fort Mason in San Francisco. A map of …

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The use of cognitive computing or artificial intelligence in the field of human resources (HR) is receiving growing attention. While the more ‘tech-minded’ might already be eagerly exploring new cognitive solutions, many practitioners are likely taking a more measured approach and would welcome guidance about just when, where and how …

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With so much conversation about the gig economy and moonlighting, does a career mean what it once did? While the steps to build a career may be different than they were twenty or thirty years ago – get a job, stick with it, and turn it into a career by …

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According to author Mark Kurlansky, 1968 was “the year that rocked the world”. It saw the Prague Spring, the assassinations of Martin Luther-King and Bobby Kennedy, the Tet Offensive and the release of the seminal White Album. 1968 was also the year that Andy Warhol made his prescient and infamous …

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One small step for HR and one giant leap for the Future of Work.   I can’t believe in just over a week we all be in San Francisco preparing for our inaugural HR Tech World. I am both excited and exhausted by all the work that has gone into this …

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Earlier this year, in February — at a Think Tank by Adobe — I had the pleasure of spending the afternoon with some amazing and talented people who ponder the future of work, day in and day out. We discussed how government, data science, transportation, and people’s motivation to work …

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I was so excited when I heard that HR Tech World was having its first US coming-out conference at Fort Mason in San Francisco. As a California native, I’ve been playing there since I was a flower child in the sixties and have seen the facility morph into an exciting …

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This will be my first time to attend one of the HR Tech World shows, and I couldn’t be more excited that it also coincides with their first one in the U.S. I’ve been drooling over the agenda, and getting excited to meet some pretty awesome folks in the HR …

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Recounting their time at HR Tech London this year reminded serial entrepreneurs Gordon Adam and James Anderson of just how far they’ve come in the last 12 months, how well HR Tech World and especially disruptHR went for them, and what they’re setting their sights on next. It’s fast-paced and …

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FOLKS! As you’re well aware, WE’RE BRINGING HR TECH WORLD TO AMERICA.   We’re excited. I know you’re excited.   On June 14th, HR Tech World opens on the West Coast at the Fort Mason Center for Arts and Culture. The show will be our first Americas event, and we’re …

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Shock horror – Millennials are no different to other generations! Anyone who tells you different is likely selling fake news, alternative facts or the damned lies that statistics are so often used to perpetrate.   A recent study by IBM’s Smarter Workforce Institute has researched the research on inter-generational differences …

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