How LinkedIn is Using Machine Learning to Determine Skills
How LinkedIn is Using Machine Learning to Determine Skills

One of the more interesting reveals that Dan Francis, Senior Product Manager for LinkedIn Talent Insights, provided in a recent talk about the Talent Insights tool is how LinkedIn is using machine learning to determine skills of people.

Accenture NA CEO on Creative Ways to Fill Jobs for the Digital Transformation
Accenture NA CEO on Creative Ways to Fill Jobs for the Digital Transformation

The CEO of Accenture North America, Julie Sweet, says that they are still seeing a very continued big focus by companies on digital transformation. The problem is that there are not enough workers with the right skills.

Former Microsoft COO Concerned About US Universities vs. China: 'The Big Risk for Tech is Talent'
Former Microsoft COO Concerned About US Universities vs. China: ‘The Big Risk for Tech is Talent’

Former Microsoft COO Bob Herbold discussed in an interview (below) the fact that computer science and engineering schools are now competing strongly with US universities.

SAP: Imagine if We Can Work Together and Make Inclusion a Fact
SAP: Imagine if We Can Work Together and Make Inclusion a Fact

SAP Chief Strategy Officer Deepak Krishnamurthy said at the Web Summit, “Imagine if we can work together and make inclusion a fact.” Alexa Gorman, who is SVP, Head of SAP.iO Foundries Europe also announced the creation of a dedicated accelerator program for women and diverse-led enterprises in Berlin, Germany.

The Muse Founder Kathryn Minshew on the Importance of Trusting Your Instincts
The Muse Founder Kathryn Minshew on the Importance of Trusting Your Instincts

Kathryn Minshew, Founder & CEO of The Muse recently talked about the importance of making the important ‘irreversable’ decisions that led to the success of her startup company.

Uber is Planning to Start an On-Demand Staffing Agency for Businesses
Uber is Planning to Start an On-Demand Staffing Agency for Businesses

Uber is preparing to launch a new on-demand staffing business ahead of its first initial…

4 Ways to Identify Talented Salespeople for Your Business
4 Ways to Identify Talented Salespeople for Your Business

Do you know why a lot of businesses fail? It’s not because of poor products…

Thinking About Using AI to Recruit New Staff? Amazon's Failed Experiment Might Have You Thinking Twice
Thinking About Using AI to Recruit New Staff? Amazon’s Failed Experiment Might Have You Thinking Twice

Companies that are planning to use artificial intelligence for recruitment should think twice before doing…

Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec Tells the Story of How an Employee Scammed Him
Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec Tells the Story of How an Employee Scammed Him

Even successful entrepreneurs can be scammed, just ask Shark Tank investor Robert Herjavec. In a recent Inc. video clip, Herjavec explains how the sales manager of his first startup scammed him out of business.

Deloitte CEO: The 3 D's: Data, Digital, and Disruption
Deloitte CEO: The 3 D’s: Data, Digital, and Disruption

The CEO of Deloitte, Cathy Engelbert, calls the massive changes that are happening in business and society the 3 D’s: Data, Digital, and Disruption which are are bringing about new strategies of leadership and hiring.