Screening / Assessment

The Gig Economy is Impacting HR Practices – according to New Study by HR Research Institute and Sterling

By HR Vendor News | December 10, 2019

Nearly two-thirds of HR professionals indicate the gig economy is impacting hiring and staffing practices. A majority (64%) are experiencing some sort of change because of gig economy trends. The research study reveals that companies are impacted in a variety of ways, including requiring careful screening to minimize risk when it comes to recruiting and…

meQuilibrium’s Mood Coach ChatBot Honored with Brandon Hall Technology Excellence Gold Award

By HR Vendor News | December 9, 2019

Boston, MA (December 9, 2019) — meQuilibrium, a leading Boston tech innovator, has been honored for their work in improving workforce performance with a Brandon Hall Technology Excellence Award in the Best Advances in Emerging Talent Management Technology category. The Excellence Awards recognize the best organizations that have successfully deployed tools and technologies that have…

Research Uncovers New, Evolving, and Evergreen Hiring Challenges for Healthcare Talent Acquisition and HR Professionals

By HR Vendor News | December 4, 2019

Industry benchmarking, credentialing, and workforce monitoring are getting increased attention, alongside the ever-present challenges of optimizing accuracy, turnaround time, and candidate experience.  Sterling partnered with HR.com to survey healthcare recruiters and talent acquisition professionals across the United States to take the pulse of the industry. Among evergreen challenges like turnaround times, accuracy, and candidate experience,…

HR has a Critical Role to Play for Successful Workforce Transformation – According to New Study by HR.com

By HR Vendor News | November 25, 2019

Only 25% of human resources (HR) professionals reveal their HR department plays a key role in workforce transformation. This statistic is troubling considering new research showing that HR’s involvement is among the five keys to successful workforce change. HR.com’s Research Institute conducted the global study,  People Power: A Catalyst for Transformation Global Workforce Transformation Trends…

EBI Sets Background Check Industry Record with 2019 HRO Today’s Baker’s Dozen Listing

By HR Vendor News | November 22, 2019

Media Release                                                                                                                  EBI, Inc. Contact: RJ Frasca, Vice President of Marketing 410.486.0730, [email protected]   EBI Sets Background Check Industry Record with 2019 HRO Today’s Baker’s Dozen Listing Employment Background Investigations, Inc. (EBI) becomes the first screening firm to earn a coveted spot on the client survey list 12 times (Owings Mills, MD, November…

meQuilibrium Honored by Deloitte, SAP.iO, Mass Tech Leadership Council and Timmy Awards

By HR Vendor News | November 19, 2019

Boston, MA (Nov. 19, 2019) – meQuilibrium, a leading engagement, performance and human capital solution based in Boston, has been honored for its innovations in the tech community by Deloitte Fast 500, SAP.iO, Mass Tech Leadership Awards, and the Timmy Awards.  Deloitte Fast 500 Deloitte’s “2019 North America Technology Fast 500,” an annual ranking of…

InfoMart and Workable Partner to Deliver Streamlined Background Screening Experience to Employers

By HR Vendor News | November 13, 2019

November 13, 2019 – Atlanta, GA – InfoMart, an advanced background screening and global identity provider, has integrated its background screening solutions with Workable, one of the leading applicant tracking systems available on the market. The partnership provides mutual clients with the power of a streamlined suite of technology to support their hiring needs. HR…

Digital Maturity is Paying Off for HR Departments – According to New Study by HR.com

By HR Vendor News | October 31, 2019

Most human resources (HR) departments are on their way to becoming more digital, and the few that have already arrived are reaping a variety of benefits. Many companies are not yet fully or primarily digital when it comes to HR.  In fact, only 40% of HR professionals report that in their departments either “virtually everything…

EBI Announces Integration with LinkedIn Talent Hub, the only Applicant Tracking System Built on the LinkedIn Network

By HR Vendor News | October 30, 2019

(Owings Mills, MD, October 30, 2019) – EBI is proud to announce a new integration with the release of LinkedIn Talent Hub, LinkedIn’s Applicant Tracking System (ATS). EBI, an internationally accredited screening firm based in Owings Mills, Maryland, is one of the first partners to launch an integration with LinkedIn Talent Hub. “Being selected as…

Effectively Managing Corporate Culture is Critical for HR – According to New Study by HR.com’s Research Institute

By HR Vendor News | October 8, 2019

The majority of human resources (HR) professionals (80%) believe culture is a critical issue for organizations. Unfortunately, only about one-third thinks their organization manages culture successfully or very successfully. HR.com’s Research Institute conducted the study, State of Corporate Culture Survey 2018/2019, in partnership with Humantelligence, a leading provider of culture analytics and recruiting software. The…