Human resources

Hiring Surge Happening in Oregon’s Life Science and Biotech Sectors – Career Match Event to Link Seekers With Area’s Largest Industry Firms

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 10:01pm

b'The bioscience industry provides direct and indirect employment of 47,000 jobs in Oregon, showing substantial growth in the past decade.

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  • b'The bioscience industry provides direct and indirect employment of 47,000 jobs in Oregon, showing substantial growth in the past decade.
  • Employers looking to hire can engage by contacting Julie Black at Oregon Bio, at julie@oregonbio.org .\nNoted Terry Smith, regional human resource executive, \xe2\x80\x9cThe industry is hiring as fast as it can.
  • Every bio company in Oregon that I know of is hiring, in some cases faster than even the highest-flying tech start-ups.
  • Between 2002-2017, total bioscience employment in Oregon jumped 72 percent among the five industry subsectors.

Waste Management Announces First-of-its-Kind ‘Your Tomorrow’ Program Providing No-Cost Education to Employees, with Planned Extension to Dependents Later This Year, to Upskill Workforce and Advance Position in Competitive Job Market

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 9:39pm

The company is rolling out a range of new employee benefits from flexible work schedules, sign-on bonuses and a new education and upskilling benefit program, Your Tomorrow, in collaboration with Guild Education .

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  • The company is rolling out a range of new employee benefits from flexible work schedules, sign-on bonuses and a new education and upskilling benefit program, Your Tomorrow, in collaboration with Guild Education .
  • Interview spots can be reserved in advance at https://careers.wm.com/wmevents , and walk-ins will be accepted.
  • To learn more information about Waste Management, visit www.wm.com .\nDenver-based Guild Education is on a mission to unlock opportunity for America\'s workforce through education and upskilling.
  • Guild\'s payments and technology platform, curated learning marketplace, and advanced education and career coaching come together to help working adult learners advance in their education and career, debt-free.

Paycom Software, Inc. Increases Stock Repurchase Plan

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 9:30pm

\xe2\x80\x9cWhile macroeconomic uncertainty may periodically impact our stock, we see tremendous value in our long-term growth opportunities as we still only have approximately 5% market share of a large and growing total addressable market.

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  • \xe2\x80\x9cWhile macroeconomic uncertainty may periodically impact our stock, we see tremendous value in our long-term growth opportunities as we still only have approximately 5% market share of a large and growing total addressable market.
  • Paycom has the ability to serve businesses of all sizes and in every industry.
  • These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof and are subject to business and economic risks.
  • Paycom undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise, except as required by applicable securities laws.\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210513006029/en/\n'

Verdantix Benchmark Reveals Three Leaders In The Growing Workplace Systems Integrators Market

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 6:08pm

b'Three service providers \xe2\x80\x93 Accenture, Deloitte, and JLL \xe2\x80\x93 lead the market for workplace systems integrators, amidst a growing market.

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  • b'Three service providers \xe2\x80\x93 Accenture, Deloitte, and JLL \xe2\x80\x93 lead the market for workplace systems integrators, amidst a growing market.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cAs a result, service providers are expanding their capabilities to work across a broader range of areas such as smart access control, mobile apps and the deployment of point solutions.\xe2\x80\x9d\nThe Verdantix Green Quadrant: Workplace Systems Integrators 2021 is the only independent benchmark of workplace systems integrators available on the market.
  • Accenture, Deloitte, and JLL stand-out amongst the crowd for their workplace mobile app capabilities.\nPost-integration support services are very important for one fifth of buyers.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cAs global enterprises rethink their real estate strategies to make their portfolios ready for hybrid working and more dispersed workforces, workplace systems integrators are well-placed to meeting increasingly complex customer demands for workplace management solutions.\xe2\x80\x9d\n'

Traction Guest Extends Its Workforce Security Platform to Support Employee Health and Safety Requirements with Best-in-Class Space Booking Partners

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 5:34pm

b'Traction Guest, a workforce security management vendor offering tools for employee health and safety, next generation Visitor Management, and critical communication, today announced the addition of several space booking partners to their growing ecosystem.

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  • b'Traction Guest, a workforce security management vendor offering tools for employee health and safety, next generation Visitor Management, and critical communication, today announced the addition of several space booking partners to their growing ecosystem.
  • As part of their expanded focus on health and safety controls, the company announced deep partnerships Office Space and Condeco.\nThese industry leaders each bring over 15 years experience deploying complex space booking solutions.
  • The tool helps organizations reimagine their security operations across any number of complex use cases.
  • Traction Guest\xe2\x80\x99s powerful workforce security functionality enables leaders across HR, facilities, EHS (employee health and safety), and global security to reimagine their approach to safety, security, and productivity for a safe hybrid work experience.\n'

Immuta Recognized as a Best Workplace in 2021 by Inc. Magazine

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 4:15pm

b'Immuta , the leading provider of cloud data access control, today announced it has been named to Inc. magazine\xe2\x80\x99s annual list of the Best Workplaces for 2021.

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  • b'Immuta , the leading provider of cloud data access control, today announced it has been named to Inc. magazine\xe2\x80\x99s annual list of the Best Workplaces for 2021.
  • Each nominated company took part in an employee survey, conducted by Quantum Workplace, on topics including management effectiveness, perks, and fostering employee growth.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cOur employees are the best in the business, helping data teams across the globe unlock and share more data without compromising security.
  • Founded in 2015, Immuta is headquartered in Boston, MA, and has offices in College Park, MD, Columbus, OH, and London, UK.

Integrated Specialty Coverages (ISC) Launches General Liability Program Geared Toward Gig Economy Contractors

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 3:15pm

b"Integrated Specialty Coverages (\xe2\x80\x9cISC\xe2\x80\x9d), a leading, multi-line program administrator that builds end-to-end insurance products utilizing artificial intelligence (AI) technology and analytics, today announced the launch of a unique new General Liability policy program geared towards \xe2\x80\x9cgig economy\xe2\x80\x9d contractors.

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  • b"Integrated Specialty Coverages (\xe2\x80\x9cISC\xe2\x80\x9d), a leading, multi-line program administrator that builds end-to-end insurance products utilizing artificial intelligence (AI) technology and analytics, today announced the launch of a unique new General Liability policy program geared towards \xe2\x80\x9cgig economy\xe2\x80\x9d contractors.
  • The program provides contractors \xe2\x80\x9cby the job\xe2\x80\x9d flexibility, offering a variety of customizable options while delivering exceptional coverage at competitive rates.
  • Options include liability limits up to $1 million for 1-121 days and are geared specifically to the \xe2\x80\x9cgig economy\xe2\x80\x9d worker or the \xe2\x80\x9cweekend warrior,\xe2\x80\x9d with on-demand policy delivery and certification.
  • ISC's strategy is focused on a combination of strategic M&A, data-driven decision making, as well as an innovative means of delivery.

Forbes Names Socure One of America’s Best Startup Employers Two Years in a Row

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:15pm

b'Socure , the leading provider of digital identity trust and verification solutions, today announced Forbes has named the company as one of America\xe2\x80\x99s Best Startup Employers for 2021 , for the second year in a row.

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  • b'Socure , the leading provider of digital identity trust and verification solutions, today announced Forbes has named the company as one of America\xe2\x80\x99s Best Startup Employers for 2021 , for the second year in a row.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cI am extremely proud of our mission, growth, and employees who all contribute to Socure\xe2\x80\x99s strong and positive company culture -- one that is committed to attracting and retaining top talent.\xe2\x80\x9d\nForbes partnered with market research company Statista to identify the up-and-coming companies liked best by their employees in its second-annual ranking of America\xe2\x80\x99s best startup employers.
  • \xe2\x80\x9cThe fact that many of our earliest employees at Socure are still with us today stresses the dedication our employees have to each other, the company, and its mission.
  • Investors include Accel, Commerce Ventures, Scale Venture Partners, Flint Capital, Citi Ventures, Wells Fargo Strategic Capital, Synchrony, Sorenson, Two Sigma Ventures, and others.\n'

Entravision Communications Corporation Earns Great Place to Work Certification™

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 2:15pm

We celebrate and thank each and every one of our employees for all they do for our company, which has enabled Entravision to earn such an incredible recognition not once, but twice.\xe2\x80\x9d\n\xe2\x80\x9cReceiving a Great Place to Work Certification is not something that comes easily.

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  • We celebrate and thank each and every one of our employees for all they do for our company, which has enabled Entravision to earn such an incredible recognition not once, but twice.\xe2\x80\x9d\n\xe2\x80\x9cReceiving a Great Place to Work Certification is not something that comes easily.
  • Great Place to Work Certification is recognized worldwide by employees and employers alike and is the global benchmark for identifying and recognizing outstanding employee experience.
  • Every year, more than 10,000 companies across 60 countries apply to get Great Place to Work-Certified.\nGreat Place to Work\xc2\xae is the global authority on workplace culture.
  • Everything they do is driven by the mission to build a better world by helping every organization become a great place to work For All\xe2\x84\xa2.

The University of Memphis Expands Corporate Workforce Education Opportunities by Partnering with InStride

Thursday, May 13, 2021 - 3:00pm

b"The University of Memphis has partnered with InStride to join its academic network, increasing both entities\xe2\x80\x99 ability to reach more corporations interested in sponsoring strategic workforce education for their employees.

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  • b"The University of Memphis has partnered with InStride to join its academic network, increasing both entities\xe2\x80\x99 ability to reach more corporations interested in sponsoring strategic workforce education for their employees.
  • InStride helps organizations achieve transformative business and social impact by unlocking the power of education, through advanced technology-enabled experiences for learners and corporate partners alike.
  • Given its focus on generating social impact, InStride received Fortune\xe2\x80\x99s Impact 20 and Inc.'s Best in Business awards in 2020.
  • For more information, please visit www.instride.com or follow InStride on Twitter and LinkedIn .\nView source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210513005185/en/\n"