Human resources

Fortune Ranks Ultimate Software #3 on Best Workplaces for Millennials List for 2020

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 7:00pm

Ultimate Software, a leading global provider of human capital management (HCM) and employee experience solutions in the cloud, announced today that Fortune and Great Place to Work ranked Ultimate #3 on the Best Workplaces for Millennials list for 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Ultimate Software, a leading global provider of human capital management (HCM) and employee experience solutions in the cloud, announced today that Fortune and Great Place to Work ranked Ultimate #3 on the Best Workplaces for Millennials list for 2020.
  • Great Place to Work applied a data-driven methodology to determine rankings on the Best Workplaces for Millennials 2020 list.
  • Kronos merged with Ultimate Software on April 1, 2020, to create one of the most innovative HCM and workforce management companies in the world.
  • UltiPro is a registered trademark of The Ultimate Software Group, Inc. All other trademarks referenced are the property of their respective owners.

LaborIQ by ThinkWhy® Advises U.S. Businesses on Labor Market Conditions Following July Jobs Report

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 6:22pm

ThinkWhy, a SaaS company helping businesses navigate the labor market, has released its U.S. monthly jobs report for July 2020.

Key Points: 
  • ThinkWhy, a SaaS company helping businesses navigate the labor market, has released its U.S. monthly jobs report for July 2020.
  • According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the U.S. economy gained 1.8 million jobs in July, a 63% decrease from Junes record number.
  • LaborIQ by ThinkWhy is a proprietary U.S. labor market reporting platform that also provides salary answers for over 19,000 jobs, customizable by metro, industry, education, experience and skills.
  • LaborIQ by ThinkWhy is the first platform to bridge the gap between salary answers and metro performance, delivering a strategic advantage to businesses.

Detailed Analysis of the Global Time and Attendance Solutions Market to 2024 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 5:54pm

The "Analysis of the Global Time and Attendance Solutions Market, Forecast to 2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Analysis of the Global Time and Attendance Solutions Market, Forecast to 2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • North America (NA) was the largest regional market for time and attendance solutions, holding 25.5% of the global revenue.
  • Biometric-based time and attendance solutions will grow at a CAGR of 9.8% between 2019 and 2024 and will contribute 28.1% of the total market revenue by the end of 2024.
  • The time and attendance solutions market is highly competitive, with about 100 active market participants, and the top 5 participants collectively hold the crux of the global market share at 43.9%.

Insurance Labor Outlook Study Results to be Revealed During Webinar

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 5:15pm

The Jacobson Group and Aon plc will reveal the results of the Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study in a complimentary webinar presentation at 1 p.m. CDT Tuesday, Aug. 11.

Key Points: 
  • The Jacobson Group and Aon plc will reveal the results of the Semi-Annual U.S. Insurance Labor Outlook Study in a complimentary webinar presentation at 1 p.m. CDT Tuesday, Aug. 11.
  • The study, which ran from July 13 through August 5, 2020, attracted participation from insurance carriers across all sectors of the industry.
  • The results provide insights into staffing expectations and current trends within the insurance labor market.
  • This study has served as an accurate predictor of the industrys staffing outlook for more than 11 years, said Gregory P. Jacobson , co-chief executive officer of Jacobson.

Ameriprise Financial Named a “2020 Best Place to Work” by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 3:55pm

Ameriprise Financial (NYSE: AMP) today announced it has been named one of the 2020 Best Places to Work by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal.

Key Points: 
  • Ameriprise Financial (NYSE: AMP) today announced it has been named one of the 2020 Best Places to Work by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal.
  • This is the 10th time Ameriprise Financial has been named to the list.
  • The 2020 Best Places to Work list features a group of businesses that create an exceptional work environment according to their employees.
  • To determine award recipients, the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal surveyed employees on a range of workplace dimensions, including company culture, communication efforts, leadership and benefits.

BetterUp Recognized as a 2020 Best Workplace for Millennials by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 2:00pm

BetterUp , the global leader in mobile-based professional coaching, has been recognized by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE as one of the 2020 Best Workplaces for Millennials .

Key Points: 
  • BetterUp , the global leader in mobile-based professional coaching, has been recognized by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE as one of the 2020 Best Workplaces for Millennials .
  • Our mission is to help professionals everywhere pursue their lives with greater clarity, purpose, and passionand that starts with us.
  • From our founding we have set out to foster a culture of inclusion and belonging at BetterUp, said Eddie Medina, Co-founder and COO at BetterUp.
  • For many years, organizations have put forth considerable effort towards attracting and retaining millennial talent, said Michael Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work.

The Standard Names Nathan McKinstry Assistant Vice President of IT Architecture and Engineering

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 2:00pm

Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) announced today that Nathan McKinstry has been named assistant vice president of IT Architecture and Engineering.

Key Points: 
  • Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) announced today that Nathan McKinstry has been named assistant vice president of IT Architecture and Engineering.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200807005010/en/
    Nathan McKinstry, Assistant Vice President of IT Architecture and Engineering, The Standard (Photo: Business Wire)
    In his new role, McKinstry will lead the organization responsible for establishing technology standards and roadmaps that enable business strategies.
  • Prior to this role, McKinstry led the Core Engineering organization and was a director of Enterprise and Business Architecture.
  • Im pleased to have Nathan join our senior management team in IT, said Greg Chandler, vice president of Information Technology at The Standard.

The Standard Names Cherri Roden Assistant Vice President of Application and Solution Delivery

Friday, August 7, 2020 - 2:00pm

Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) announced today that Cherri Roden has been named assistant vice president of Application and Solution Delivery.

Key Points: 
  • Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) announced today that Cherri Roden has been named assistant vice president of Application and Solution Delivery.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200807005009/en/
    Cherri Roden, Assistant Vice President of Application and Solution Delivery, The Standard (Photo: Business Wire)
    In her new role, Roden will be responsible for providing strategic business solutions that meet the needs of companywide business units in a cost-effective, efficient and secure manner.
  • Previously, Roden was second vice president of Corporate Communications and a director of Business Relations in IT.
  • Cherri brings a wealth of business acumen and technology experience to this role, said Greg Chandler, vice president of Information Technology at The Standard.

PrimeLending Named a FORTUNE Best Workplace for Millennials™

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 7:54pm

National residential mortgage lender PrimeLending , a PlainsCapital Company, has recently ranked 33rd on this year's FORTUNE Best Workplaces for MillennialsTM by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE.

Key Points: 
  • National residential mortgage lender PrimeLending , a PlainsCapital Company, has recently ranked 33rd on this year's FORTUNE Best Workplaces for MillennialsTM by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE.
  • This is the third consecutive year that PrimeLending has been named to this list.
  • Were so honored to be recognized yet again by our employees for our outstanding culture and exceptional workplace, said PrimeLending President and CEO Steve Thompson.
  • In the past year, PrimeLending has also been ranked a Best Workplace for Women, as well as a Best Workplace in Financial Services & Insurance by Great Place to Work and Fortune magazine1.

Skillsoft Restructuring Plan Confirmed by Court

Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 6:57pm

Skillsoft Corporation (Skillsoft or the Company), a global leader in learning and talent management solutions, today announced that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware has confirmed the Companys Plan of Reorganization.

Key Points: 
  • Skillsoft Corporation (Skillsoft or the Company), a global leader in learning and talent management solutions, today announced that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware has confirmed the Companys Plan of Reorganization.
  • We reached this milestone on an accelerated basis thanks to overwhelming support from our lenders, who will become the new owners of Skillsoft upon emergence.
  • Skillsoft delivers online learning, training, and talent management solutions to help organizations unleash their edge.
  • Skillsoft and SumTotal are partners to thousands of leading global organizations, including many Fortune 500 companies.