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Financial Benefit Services (FBS) Becomes Higginbotham Public Sector

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Friday, February 16, 2024

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 16, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial Benefit Services (FBS) of Richardson, Texas, an independent employee benefits firm specializing in the Texas public school market, has rebranded as Higginbotham Public Sector following a two year, mutually beneficial relationship with Higginbotham, the largest independent insurance, financial and HR services firm headquartered in Texas and one of the top firms in the country.

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  • FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 16, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial Benefit Services (FBS) of Richardson, Texas, an independent employee benefits firm specializing in the Texas public school market, has rebranded as Higginbotham Public Sector following a two year, mutually beneficial relationship with Higginbotham, the largest independent insurance, financial and HR services firm headquartered in Texas and one of the top firms in the country.
  • Financial Benefit Services (FBS) becomes Higginbotham Public Sector, signals future growth outside of Texas with rebrand
    In 2023, Higginbotham celebrated its  75th anniversary.
  • "We are thrilled to bring FBS fully under the Higginbotham brand umbrella as Higginbotham Public Sector ," said Reid.
  • Now that we're Higginbotham Public Sector, we can go into Higginbotham offices in all these other states and show people what made us so successful in Texas and what we can do in their public sector markets as well."

The BOSS Network to Award $250,000 in Grants and Scholarships to Benefit Divine Nine Sororities and the Chicago Urban League

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Friday, February 16, 2024

CHICAGO, Feb. 16, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The BOSS Network, an online community of professional and entrepreneurial women who support each other through digital content, programs and event-based networking, has announced awarding $50,000 each in grants and scholarships in partnership with Sage ($250,000 in total) to the Divine Nine sororities—including Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated; Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated; Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Incorporated—the National Pan-Hellenic Council, Incorporated, and the Chicago Urban League. Led by CEO Dr. Cameka Smith, this investment is a part of The BOSS Network's yearlong celebration highlighting its 15th anniversary milestone year. Four women from each organization will receive a $10,000 grant from the BOSS Impact Fund and a scholarship to BOSS Business University (valued at $2,500).

Key Points: 
  • Led by CEO Dr. Cameka Smith , this investment is a part of The BOSS Network's yearlong celebration highlighting its 15th anniversary milestone year.
  • Four women from each organization will receive a $10,000 grant from the BOSS Impact Fund and a scholarship to BOSS Business University (valued at $2,500).
  • This investment exemplifies The BOSS Network's longstanding legacy of supporting Black women in the arenas of business and community.
  • "As the BOSS Network continues to celebrate its yearlong 15th anniversary, we look forward to continuing to work with the leaders of these incredible Divine Nine sororities and the Chicago Urban League.

Wall Street Prep Survey Reveals 70% of L&D/HR Executives in Financial Services Identify Graduate Desk Readiness as a Critical Challenge, Along with Growing Need for Soft Skills Training.

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BOSTON, Feb. 16, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- 70% of Learning & Development (L&D) and HR leaders identified gaps in desk readiness as the top priority to address in 2024 training plans, based on a Wall Street Prep survey of 260 L&D/HR executives in financial services. 65% said that improving soft skills was another growing imperative.

Key Points: 
  • BOSTON, Feb. 16, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- 70% of Learning & Development (L&D) and HR leaders identified gaps in desk readiness as the top priority to address in 2024 training plans, based on a Wall Street Prep survey of 260 L&D/HR executives in financial services.
  • 65% said that improving soft skills was another growing imperative.
  • The Wall Street Prep State of L&D in Financial Services Survey was conducted in December 2023 and January 2024.
  • While expectations from internal stakeholders are growing, survey respondents face budget pressures, with 70% of executives reporting flat or declining budgets.

CongruityHR Appoints Mike Viola as Chief Executive Officer

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Friday, February 16, 2024

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Feb. 16, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CongruityHR , a leading provider of outsourced HR solutions, today announced the appointment of Michael A. Viola as its new Chief Executive Officer.

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  • WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Feb. 16, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CongruityHR , a leading provider of outsourced HR solutions, today announced the appointment of Michael A. Viola as its new Chief Executive Officer.
  • Additionally, the company has announced the hiring of Bobby Higgins as Chief Strategy Officer & General Counsel.
  • Michael Viola joins Congruity with over 25 years of experience in the Professional Employer Organization (“PEO”) industry, primarily as the co-founder and Chief Sales Officer of Oasis Outsourcing.
  • “I am honored to join Mike and the talented leadership team at Congruity,” said Mr. Higgins.

Global Cloud ERP Market Analysis Report 2023-2028: Diversification Strategies - Expanding into New Products, Services, and Geographies

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Friday, February 16, 2024

Furthermore, inventory management, order management, and procurement are fundamental pillars of the cloud ERP market.

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  • Furthermore, inventory management, order management, and procurement are fundamental pillars of the cloud ERP market.
  • Product Development/Innovation: Detailed insights on upcoming technologies, research & development activities, and new product & service launches in the cloud ERP market.
  • Market Development: Comprehensive information about lucrative markets - the report analyses the cloud ERP market across varied regions.
  • Market Diversification: Exhaustive information about new products & services, untapped geographies, recent developments, and investments in the cloud ERP market.

TriNet Announces Retirement of Burton M. Goldfield and Appoints Mike Simonds President and CEO

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

He previously served as President and CEO of Unum US, Unum Group's largest business unit, as well as other management positions at Unum.

Key Points: 
  • He previously served as President and CEO of Unum US, Unum Group's largest business unit, as well as other management positions at Unum.
  • While retiring as President and CEO, Goldfield will continue as a special advisor to the company through March 31, 2025.
  • "TriNet has experienced tremendous growth and undergone a significant transformation under Burton's 15-year service as President and CEO.
  • Hodgson added, "We are also thrilled to have Mike join TriNet as President and CEO.

New report from the Canadian Agricultural Human Resource Council projects job vacancies will surpass 100,000 by 2030 as nearly one-third of agri-workforce retires

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

This labour market supply and demand forecast is a study conducted by The Conference Board of Canada, on behalf of CAHRC.

Key Points: 
  • This labour market supply and demand forecast is a study conducted by The Conference Board of Canada, on behalf of CAHRC.
  • CAHRC found a 15 per cent increase in job vacancies compared to the number of jobs in 2022 that could not be filled by Canadians and residents of Canada.
  • The labour market information report says temporary foreign workers (TFW) will play an important role in narrowing the domestic labour gap.
  • However, even with a projected increase in TFW employment by 2030, an estimated 20 per cent or 22,200 positions will remain vacant.

UKG Earns Spot on Forbes’ America’s Best Large Employers List Once Again

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

UKG , a leading provider of HR, payroll, workforce management, and culture solutions for all people, has been named by Forbes as one of America's Best Large Employers in 2024.

Key Points: 
  • UKG , a leading provider of HR, payroll, workforce management, and culture solutions for all people, has been named by Forbes as one of America's Best Large Employers in 2024.
  • “Our commitment to helping create great workplace cultures for all remains at the core of everything we do.
  • We’re always actively looking for ways to continually improve UKG, from our culture to our products to our services.
  • Read and subscribe to the UKG Workforce Activity Report , a proprietary labor index that provides insight into the frontline workforce.

$130+ Bn Cloud ERP Market by Solutions, Services, Finance & Accounting, Sales & Marketing, Operations - Global Forecast to 2028 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

The "Global Cloud ERP Market by Component (Solutions, Services), Business Function (Finance & Accounting, Sales & Marketing, Operations), Deployment Mode (Public Cloud, Private Cloud), Organization Size, Vertical, and Region - Forecast to 2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Global Cloud ERP Market by Component (Solutions, Services), Business Function (Finance & Accounting, Sales & Marketing, Operations), Deployment Mode (Public Cloud, Private Cloud), Organization Size, Vertical, and Region - Forecast to 2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Product Development/Innovation: Detailed insights on upcoming technologies, research & development activities, and new product & service launches in the cloud ERP market.
  • Market Development: Comprehensive information about lucrative markets - the report analyses the cloud ERP market across varied regions.
  • Market Diversification: Exhaustive information about new products & services, untapped geographies, recent developments, and investments in the cloud ERP market.

The Healthcare Innovation Congress (thINc360), Announces 25 New Speakers for Its 2024 Event, May 29-31, in Washington, DC

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

NEEDHAM, Mass., Feb. 15, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Healthcare Innovation Congress (thINc360) announced the addition of 25 new speakers to the faculty for its annual flagship conference, which takes place May 29-31, at The Westin Washington, DC Downtown: https://www.thINc360.com/2024event.

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  • The event offers three days of content, including more than 150 speakers and 100 in-depth sessions spanning six comprehensive tracks.
  • NEEDHAM, Mass., Feb. 15, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Healthcare Innovation Congress (thINc360) announced the addition of 25 new speakers to the faculty for its annual flagship conference, which takes place May 29-31, at The Westin Washington, DC Downtown: https://www.thINc360.com/2024event .
  • The Healthcare Innovation Congress is the definitive event for healthcare innovation and transformation.
  • "We are now in our third year of the Congress, and we continue to see incredible growth.