Jaco Dreyer

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We now know who was behind the $1 million bet that bitcoin will soar to $50,000

On Wednesday, an unidentified entity made a $1 million bet on bitcoin trading above $50,000 by next December.<p>The cryptocurrency hedge fund BlockTower Capital was behind the bet, people familiar with the matter told Business Insider.<p>The Wall Street Journal first reported the bet, made on LedgerX, a …

Cryptocurrency

Why the Co-Founder of a Major Bitcoin Site Has Given Up on the Cryptocurrency

Emil Oldenburg, co-founder and chief technology officer of Bitcoin.com, one of the largest “one-stop shop” sites for Bitcoin, said that Bitcoin is …

Three more cryptocurrencies arrive on Bloomberg Terminal

Bloomberg Terminal<p>Bitcoin is no longer the only cryptocurrency on Bloomberg’s terminal service. According to a Fortune report, ethereum, ripple, and …

Ethereum Price Hits New High as Billionaire Predicts 25% Surge In the Next Month

The Ethereum price broke $400 for only the second time in its history on Thursday, setting a new all time high early on Thanksgiving morning in the …

6 tips from top entrepreneurs on turning real estate into real wealth — even if you start with nothing

At least 30 U.S. billionaires made their money from real estate; some say that it's the greatest way to create real wealth and financial freedom.<p>These six tycoons and members of The Oracles suggest how you can invest $100,000 or start with nothing.

Real Estate

NGA Human Resources make bid for Africa payroll market

NGA Human Resources (NGA) has announced the availability of NGA Africa Payroll. The solution aims to help business leaders address the challenges of …

"The Power of Artificial Intelligence" - A Glimpse at HR’s Future

<i>Artificial Intelligence</i> has infused its majestic wonders in the business world – spread through many industries and niches. From predictive technology and fully automated self-regulating processes, to the way companies manage data and market their products; Artificial Intelligence is as real as …

Artificial Intelligence

The 9 Hottest Trends In HR Technology ... And Many Are Disruptive

I just completed several weeks of HR conferences (four vendor conferences, the HR Technology Conference, SuccessConnect, and LinkedIn TalentConnect) and want to share some insights on key directions in HR technology.<p>Here are the 9 biggest trends I see taking place, many of which are highly …

Visual Storytelling with HR: Data Visualizations

You see them everywhere. Infographics are a hot visual trend in the world of information sharing.<p>But, while they can make complex topics easy to …

The Problem With Recruitment And Social Media

Defining Social Recruiting<p>Social Recruiting (Digital Recruiting, ERecruiting, Online Recruiting, Recruitment Marketing, Purple Squirrel Hunting et …

The Top 10 Disruptions In HR Technology: Ignore Them At Your Peril

The HR technology landscape, which is now more than a $15 billion market in software, is exploding with growth and innovation. We are tracking more than 100 new startups in social and referral recruiting, talent analytics, assessment science, online learning, and mid-market core HR systems. New …

How a new wave of machine learning will impact today’s enterprise

Advances in deep learning and other machine learning algorithms are currently causing a tectonic shift in the technology landscape. Technology behemoths like Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Facebook and Salesforce are engaged in an artificial intelligence (AI) arms race, gobbling up machine learning …

Machine Learning

Operational Headcount Planning

<b>Continuous Workforce Planning</b><p>There’s a lot of buzz around continuous performance management and for good reason. It stimulates dialogue and feedback …

The invasion of Chatbots (HR Trends 2017, 16)

I am Norman, the writing bot. How can I help you? My name is Tom Haak. I am working at the HR Trend Institute, and writing a blog post about the use …

Human Resources

Q2 Release

It is not just the SAP SuccessFactors homepage, which is simple to use – all the refreshed screens across the SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite provide …

Talents have gone digital. HR didn’t.

Digital transformation is all about the consumerization of internal practices and tools. To say things simply, what is happening outside, on the …

Customer Experience

Using Digital Tools to Unlock HR’s True Potential

The Human Resource (HR) function is at the center of sweeping changes.Digital technologies are radically impacting the manner in which employees and …

Cornerstone unveils overhaul - all customers benefit

Cornerstone, Inc. (aka Cornerstone OnDemand (CSOD)) is a Human Capital Management (HCM) vendor with very deep set of roots in the Learning space. …

Recruitment

Employee Central Time and Attendance new features in Q2 2017

Hello Time Folks,<p>the developments for our EC Time product release Q3 have been started, engineering team is informed on what to build in the new …

Software Development

How HR Can Become Agile (and Why It Needs To)

If software has eaten the world, then agile has eaten the software world. While initially designed to improve the responsiveness of software development teams, more recently agile has become the default team-based operational model for companies big and small, across industries and sectors, with …

How To Get the Most out of Your Vendors

Managing outside vendor relationships has never been easy. Salespeople promise potential clients the moon, but after signing on the dotted line, …

Begin Your Next Job Interview With Just A Text Message

Canvas is a startup that wants recruiters to approach prospective employees through texts and emojis rather than voicemails<p>Canvas is a startup that …

SAP Plugs Into Apple & Microsoft Integrations For Wider SuccessFactors App Delivery

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Tips on SuccessFactors Performance and Goals Management Implementations

Knowing that SAP SuccessFactors is among the leading technologies offering Human Capital Management (HCM) software solutions using Software as a …

deal architect

Since its early days, I have heard Workday executives talk about having a highly scalable cloud so large companies would feel comfortable moving off …

HR Tech World Conference San Francisco: Key Takeaways.

HR Tech World Conference San Francisco: Key Takeaways.<p>Staff Writer<p>The HRT News Desk Editorial, HR Technologist Full Bio<p>Connect with Author<p>Full …

HSBC shifts from “universally hated” global HR system to SuccessFactors

The big bank is shifting its global HR system to SAP’s software-as-a-service (SaaS) product SuccessFactors, as it embarks on a wide-ranging cloud …

SaaS

A New Wave Of HR Technology Consolidation Begins

As I describe in the article “The HR Software Market Reinvents Itself,” we have entered a new world in the $14 billion market for HR software and tools . While many large organizations have made the shift from licensed software to cloud-based HR systems (fueling growth by Oracle, SAP, Workday, ADP, …

The Next Big UX Revolution Is Quietly Taking Shape–At Work

UX is changing our jobs as we know them. Here are seven key takeaways from a new report on the state of enterprise software in 2017.<p>Think about all the frustrating products you’ve used at work. Expense reporting apps. Outdated CRM systems. Database management tools. In the world of B2B products, UX …