CapRelo Acquires Conduent’s Relocation & Assignment Services Business

STERLING, VA, 18 July 2017 – CapRelo, a global employee relocation and assignment management firm serving private and public sector clients, today announced the acquisition of Conduent’s employee relocation and assignment services business from Conduent Human Resource Services, LLC. The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. “This acquisition further positions CapRelo as a market […]

76 percent of U.S. workers do not fear automation, according to Randstad US

ATLANTA, July 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Randstad US today released new research findings that contradict many reports that American workers fear losing their job due to automation. The 2017 Randstad Employer Brand Research found that only 14 percent of U.S. employees worry that automation will take their job away, and nearly one-third (30 percent) say they think automation will make their […]

Caterpillar Names Chief Human Resources Officer; Position Will Report Directly to CEO and be a Member of Executive Office

PEORIA, Ill. — Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced its board of directors has appointed Cheryl H. Johnson as the company’s chief human resources officer (CHRO) effective July 24, 2017. Johnson will report directly to Caterpillar CEO Jim Umpleby, and she will be a member of Caterpillar’s executive office. Johnson brings more than 20 years […]

Cielo Opens Manila Delivery Center to Support Global and Regional Growth

SINGAPORE – JULY 18, 2017 – Cielo, the world’s leading strategic recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) partner, today announced its investment in a full-service recruitment delivery center in Manila, Philippines, following new global and regional client wins. The Manila office is Cielo’s third delivery center in the Asia Pacific region, joining locations in Hong Kong and Singapore. […]

InfoMart Acquires Global Information Source

InfoMart, an NAPBS-accredited provider of customizable global background screening solutions, announced today that it has acquired Global Information Source (GIS), a worldwide background screening firm with over twenty years of experience in candidate screening. The Board of Directors unanimously approved the acquisition. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Global Information Source, an Atlanta-based company, […]

Global Unemployment Report: Q1 2017

To explore international labor markets, companies must first consult global labor market data. PeopleScout, a global provider of RPO, MSP and total workforce solutions, partners with HRO Today magazine to produce quarterly reports that compile current international labor market figures from countries across the globe, including measures like national Gross Domestic Product GDP) and unemployment […]

US companies turn to contingent labor to combat growing skills gap

ATLANTA—July 7, 2017– Rebecca Henderson, CEO of global human resource provider Randstad Sourceright, released the following statement today in response to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) June jobs report. “Today’s jobs report shows the significant pressure that companies are under to attract, acquire and retain skilled employees. It is this growing talent gap that […]

Lester Fernandes joins Rideau’s Board of Directors

July 5, 2017 (Montreal, QC) – Rideau Recognition Solutions, a global leader in employee recognition and human capital management, has appointed Lester Fernandes to its board of directors. Lester will lead the board’s audit committee. “As we set our sights on global markets and the expansion of our Vistance data analytic solution, we were in […]