12 Video Ideas to Improve Company Culture

March 10, 2019

Working in HR, it’s easy to feel stretched thin when building a company culture. You’d love to interact with every job candidate and employee, but time, resource, and geographic constraints mean that’s often not possible. Video removes those constraints and makes it possible to reach everyone and build a strong culture. Powerful and flexible, video can promote your company culture anywhere, anytime. Whether you’re targeting candidates, new hires, or seasoned…


The Staffing Show, Episode 4: Steve Swan, Chief Information Officer at TotalMed Staffing [Podcast]

November 24, 2018

In this episode, Caitlin Delohery, the Editor in Chief of Staffing Hub, interviews Steve Swan, Chief Information Officer of TotalMed about making smart tech choices, recruiting with a personal touch, and what AI really means for the industry. Here’s the transcript of the episode. Staffing Hub: So you joined TotalMed after they acquired Valley Healthcare so you have a pretty unique perspective on the company. So tell me a little…


Shapoorji Pallonji to enter warehousing segment

October 23, 2018

Looking to further diversify its portfolio and tap the growing warehousing sector, Shapoorji Pallonji Real Estate plans to enter the segment and is in talks for strategic partnerships, a top company official has said.The company is in the process of identifying locations to develop grade A warehousing stock across the country, Shapoorji Pallonji CEO Venkatesh Gopalakrishnan told PTI.”We have a large residential portfolio and now we want to build a…


HCL Tech wins IT deal from UK’s third largest retailer Asda

October 15, 2018

The country’s third largest software services firm HCL Technologies has been selected by Asda — UK’s third-largest grocery retailer — to help drive IT transformation at the company. The three-year application services contract will involve Asda’s IT Application Services being transformed with a new DevOps delivery model to drive data and analytics and support back-office applications. HCL will also build a central data management platform to enable Asda to improve…


Colgate-Palmolive buys 14% stake in Bombay Shaving Company

September 8, 2018

BENGALURU: Colgate-Palmolive Asia Pacific, a subsidiary of the global consumer behemoth, made its debut in the Indian consumer brand space with an investment in men’s grooming firm Bombay Shaving Company.The primary investment is pegged at about Rs 18 crore ($2.6 million), with the Hong Kong arm of the global consumer company leading the round and picking up a 14% stake in Bombay Shaving Company, according to documents filed with the…


The 5 worst ways to address a cover letter when you don’t know the hiring manager’s name

August 13, 2018

WOCinTech Chat/Flickr Knowing how to address a cover letter can be frustrating when that information isn’t readily available. Many times, there are steps you can take to figure out who exactly the person reading your letter will be. But in an absolute pinch, certain ways of addressing your cover letter are more off-putting than others. Some of the worst ways to address a cover letter include “Dear HR professional” and a simple “Hi!” Dear Reader,…


Grammarly Spotlight: How Do Grammarly’s Products Work?

August 6, 2018

Did you know Grammarly has a product for just about every kind of writing you do? We have an online editor for drafting long documents, plus desktop apps and a Microsoft Office add-in if you prefer not to write in your browser. The Grammarly Keyboard for iOS and Android keeps you looking polished even when you’re writing from your phone. And of course, there’s the Grammarly browser extension, which checks…


ManpowerGroup Q2 revenue rises 4.5% in constant currency, US revenue slips

ManpowerGroup (NYSE: MAN) revenue rose 4.5% in constant currency in the second quarter. However, US revenue fell 4.6% and revenue at Right Management, which provides outplacement, was down 10.5% in constant currency. In addition, second-quarter gross margin for the company narrowed to 16.3% with temporary staffing, Right Management and currency weighing on it. (US$ millions) Q2 2018 Q2 2017 % change % constant currency Revenue $5,656.9 $5,174.8 9.3% 4.5% Gross…

August 6, 2018

Tesla’s head of engineering is officially leaving the company as Elon Musk celebrates Model 3 production milestone (TSLA)

August 1, 2018

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Doug Field, Tesla‘s head of engineering, won’t return to the company after a taking a leave of absence, The Wall Street Journal first reported. Tesla confirmed Field’s departure to Business Insider. Field joined Tesla in 2013 and led development for the Model 3. The company struggled to ramp up production in the months after it was launched in July 2017. In April, Tesla CEO Elon Musk indicated that…


The Pipeline: The Snapchat Spectacles Engineer Who Embraces Failure

July 28, 2018

Refinery29 is proud to present The Pipeline , our monthly commitment to highlighting young women who aren’t just making it in Silicon Valley — they’re thriving. This is your chance to hear the stories of the product designers, researchers, and engineers who are driving innovation and setting the stage for generations to come. These are the future faces of tech. Andrea Ashwood is used to receiving — and usually passing…