Category Archives: HR News and Updates

Recruiting automation, spurred by pandemic, targets later stages of hiring

By | 28th June, 2020

Today, recruiters can whittle an applicant pool down to a short list before speaking to candidates. And someday soon, they might not need to interact with potential hires at all. Adoption of recruiting technology is speeding up as employers have had to take many processes virtual. While software and automation have mostly been aimed at… Read More »

Amazon partners with nonprofit to upskill workers for tech jobs

By | 28th June, 2020

Hourly associates at Amazon fulfillment centers in the Dallas-Fort Worth and Baltimore areas who do not have college degrees are now eligible to receive training for IT careers. Merit America, a nonprofit that helps workers develop desirable skills leading to highly sought-after technology jobs, announced a partnership with Amazon’s Career Choice initiative June 23. The… Read More »