ACS Awarded $120 Million Human Resources Outsourcing Contract With Delta Air Lines

DALLAS, Feb. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Affiliated Computer Services, Inc., (NYSE: ACS – News), a premier provider of business process and information technology outsourcing solutions, announced today that it has been awarded a human resources (HR) business process outsourcing (BPO) contract with Delta Air Lines, the United States’ second-largest airline. The seven-year agreement is valued at […]

Candidate Experience Counts

Be an employer of choice for seasonal hiring. By Debbie Bolla As reported last year, Amazon made headlines with it plans to hire 120,000 employees for the holidays, and other retailers weren’t far behind. This translates to seasonal workers having their pick of opportunities. With such competition, organizations need to ensure they offer a positive […]

HR Winners and Losers in the News

By Elliot H. Clark

This year, we’ve had a plethora of public stories that have involved HR-related topics. HR has a hard enough job dealing with everyday stuff like, umm, I don’t know hiring and retaining employees, making sure everyone is paid correctly, and managing a culture of respect and diversity. But add in these flashpoint issues and they precipitate crises. I’ve seen a few examples of HR winners and losers in the news lately, and many of them involve getting rid of problem employees. It reminds me how one of my first mentors told me: “Hire slowly and fire quickly if a problem arises.” I think that is by and large true. I know I am likely going to irritate both the right and the left below, but I’m here for HR, not political parties.

Anise Wiley-Little

Anise D. Wiley-Little brings over thirty years of diverse business experience in the discipline of Human Resources. She has spent more than 25 years on business advisory and non-profit boards and more than 10 years in officer roles from chair of Business Finance, Treasurer to President of the Board. Wiley-Little has established expertise in a […]

Right on Schedule

Predictive technology is driving both patient and nurse satisfaction up while pushing costs down. By Jackie Larson It’s no secret that the healthcare industry continues to face tumultuous times. On one hand, the demand for patient care services is surging, prompted largely by an improving economy and an aging U.S. population that requires more services. […]

As the Market Matures

New research outlines the top five drivers of managed service programs. By Nikki Edwards There is no denying that the field of talent acquisition is more exciting today than ever before, with organizations facing a series of complex challenges and needs. Organizations have many considerations when it comes to their talent acquisition processes, including: • […]

Predictive Analytics in Healthcare

Did you know many of your peers are able to accurately forecast patient demand and staffing needs up to 120 days in advance? The Predictive Analytics in Healthcare 2016: Optimizing Nurse Staffing in an Era of Workforce Shortages survey, developed by AMN Healthcare and Avantas, found that predicting future patient demand and workforce needs would be very […]

Take a Closer Look

SaaS-based compensation solutions offer layers of valuable data that go way beyond just pay. By Aaron Hurst and Jayson Saba When all else fails, trust payroll data. The reality is that in most companies, there is no single source of truth for people-related data. Often, companies either have multiple HR systems or rely on spreadsheets […]

Sodexo Acquires Inspirus LLC

Acquisition positions Inspirus to deliver comprehensive employee engagement solution FORT WORTH, Texas — (Sept. 7, 2016) — Sodexo, world leader in quality of life services, announced today it has acquired Inspirus, a 120-person strong engagement services company headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas. The acquisition allows Sodexo to offer a comprehensive employee engagement proposition through state-of-the-art […]

Cielo Opens Delivery Centre in Manchester to Support UK Client Expansions

LONDON – Cielo (formerly Pinstripe), the world’s leading strategic Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) partner, today announced its investment in a new multidiscipline service delivery centre in Manchester, UK. Mirroring the firm’s headquarters in London and its European delivery centre in Budapest, the Manchester delivery centre will house recruitment teams who source and hire quality talent […]