General HR

Accurate Background Welcomes Third New Executive in Two Months

By HR Vendor News | February 2, 2010

LAKE FOREST, Calif., February 2, 2010 – Accurate Background, a leader in the background screening industry, is pleased to introduce Amy DiSimone as their new Vice President of Operations. DiSimone has more than 15 years of management experience. Throughout her career, she has demonstrated her ability to improve operational methods resulting in increased productivity and…

Arbita Webinar Shows Frustrated Job Seekers How To Go Beyond Job Boards

By HR Vendor News | January 30, 2010

Minneapolis, MN — February 1, 2010 — Arbita, a leading provider of recruitment marketing technology, media planning and consulting services, invites frustrated job seekers to go beyond the frustrating Internet job boards and learn how to find work, brand and network yourself using completely free online methods. Recruiting industry Master Cybersleuths Glenn Gutmacher and Shally…

AMA Uses SumTotal ResultsOnDemand to Launch Live Online Instructor-led Seminars

By HR Vendor News | January 28, 2010

Mountain View, Calif., January 28, 2010 — SumTotal® Systems, Inc., a market leader and a global provider of talent development solutions, today announced that American Management Association (AMA), a world leader in talent development, successfully launched several of its most popular instructor-led seminars as live, online classes using SumTotal ResultsOnDemand®—Learning, a comprehensive learning management system…

Hogan Development Programs Allow for In-house Employee Assessment and Talent Development

By HR Vendor News | January 28, 2010

Hogan Assessment Systems (Hogan) today announced its 2010 Hogan Development Programs schedule. The programs are tailored for executive coaches, HR practitioners, training professionals, and industrial/organizational psychologists that would like to become certified in the use of the Hogan assessments. “The Hogan Development Programs provide attendees with an in-depth understanding of all three Hogan assessments,” said…

ACCERO NAMED AS FINALIST IN 2010 STEVIE® AWARDS FOR SALES & CUSTOMER SERVICE

By HR Vendor News | January 28, 2010

Portland, OR ─ January 28, 2010 — Accero, a leading HR and Payroll solutions provider with blue chip clients in the United States, Canada, Australia and the United Kingdom, was named a Finalist today in the Customer Service Team of the Year – Recovery Situation category in the fourth annual Stevie® Awards for Sales &…

iCIMS Announces Partnership with Savvis

By HR Vendor News | January 28, 2010

HAZLET, N.J. (January 28, 2010) – iCIMS, the second-largest provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) talent acquisition solutions, today announced that the company has taken the first step towards a long term partnership with Savvis, Inc. (Nasdaq: SVVS), a leading international hosting provider of SAS 70 II certified data centers. This additional data center will strengthen iCIMS’…

Helping Newly Promoted Managers Succeed: Good for Them, Good for Your Company, says Impact Achievement Group

By HR Vendor News | January 27, 2010

SEATTLE — Jan. 27, 2010 — New management training is often overlooked or underemphasized, negatively affecting the new managers and their companies, according to Impact Achievement Group. After a promotion, employees are required to use different skills than those that made them shine as an independent contributor to the company. Yet companies and those newly…

New Perspectives, Research on Executive Onboarding Has the Attention of Business Leaders

By HR Vendor News | January 27, 2010

When new leaders fail, the entire organization loses. In today’s economy, the stakes couldn’t be higher. Current studies from many organizations show a failure rate of over 40% for new executive hires. Statistics such as this are no surprise to onboarding expert George Bradt. “Over the last year, we have found people and organizations getting…

FireWave Technology Releases ClearVision Employee Performance Management for the SMB market

By HR Vendor News | January 27, 2010

Frisco, Texas—FireWave Technology, an innovative software firm focused on delivering sensible technology services to the SMB market, announces the release of ClearVision Performance. Designed to provide businesses with an essential tool for introducing and managing an effective employee performance appraisal program, ClearVision combines simple system set up with job templates and competency tools for an…

SPECTRUM Human Resource Systems Corporation Announces International Partnership with InfoGroup Limited

By HR Vendor News | January 27, 2010

Denver, CO – Jan. 25, 2010 – SPECTRUM Human Resource Systems Corporation is excited to name Jamaica-based InfoGroup Limited as a Spectrum Authorized Business Partner. InfoGroup, a professional service firm providing business and information systems consulting, software solutions and management training, will be focused on selling iVantage in Jamaica and surrounding areas. “It is our…