Month: June 2010

Leading Media Specialist Featured at Upcoming Healthcare Recruitment Conference

By HR Vendor News | June 28, 2010

CAMPBELL, CA — Social media — two little words generating a whole lot of buzz. Most recruiters agree that social media is “the wave of the future” but just aren’t sure where or how to begin. Melyssa Bernstein, emerging media specialist and account executive at the global recruitment marketing agency, CKR Interactive, will be presenting…

Universal Background Screening Introduces VerifyToday, An Automated Solution for Managing Employment and Income Verifications

By HR Vendor News | June 28, 2010

PHOENIX, June 28, 2010 — Universal Background Screening today announced the addition of VerifyToday to the company’s comprehensive suite of background screening and related services. The solution eliminates the hassle for employers to respond to incoming verification requests about their current and former employees from third parties, such as other employers, mortgage lenders, landlords, property…

Survey: Employment Background Checks Spike in Popularity Among U.S. Employers

By HR Vendor News | June 28, 2010

CLEVELAND / JUNE 28, 2010 — Employment background checks have become an integral part of the hiring process and will only increase in popularity, according to survey findings released by EmployeeScreenIQ. The global background screening provider surveyed more than 600 HR professionals between April and May 2010. Their response revealed that employment screening has become… Introduces Centralized Media Relations Functionality to its Marketing and PR Software

By mwillaman | June 25, 2010

Capitola, Calif. / June 25, 2010 — announced new functionality to its on-demand marketing and PR software that enables communications professionals to centrally manage, track and report on media and analyst outreach activities. is the most widely used online marketing and public relations service in the human resource industry. Currently, marketing and PR…

Universal Background Screening Announces Integration with Taleo Business Edition

By HR Vendor News | June 25, 2010

PHOENIX, June 25, 2010 — Universal Background Screening, Inc., a leading provider of employment background checks, drug testing, physical exams, and compliance management solutions, today announced that it successfully deployed several integrations with Taleo Business Edition. The Universal-Taleo Business Edition integration and strategic alliance, established last year, brought together Taleo’s leading on demand talent management…

Talent Management Makeover: Version 10 of Halogens Suite More Than Just a Pretty Face

By HR Vendor News | June 25, 2010

Ottawa, ON —June 24, 2010 — Halogen Software today announced a major update to its award winning Talent Management Suite with the release of Version 10. This new release provides a significant transformation to Halogen’s suite, including a new user interface (UI) that delivers best in class product usability and learnability. Much more than a…

Halogen Delivers Industrys Most Integrated and Flexible Job Description Management

By HR Vendor News | June 25, 2010

Ottawa, ON — June 24, 2010 — Halogen Software today announced the release of Job Description Builder, the industry’s first and only solution to include job descriptions as part of the performance management workflow. This new offering enables HR to take job descriptions to the next level by ensuring they are current, relevant and integrated…

Helping Jobseekers: Job Board's Direct Webcam Video Interviewing Connects Employers with Top Talent

By HR Vendor News | June 24, 2010

Seattle, Washington (June 24, 2010) — and iViewXpress announced the launch of the HR industry’s first virtual video interview enabled sales job board today. The two companies have joined forces to integrate iViewXpress’s cutting edge video job interview technology with SalesGravy’s popular job board, allowing employers to see job candidates’ unrehearsed video interview answers…

SumTotal Launches ToolBook 10.5 for Greater Mobile Accessibility to Learning Content

By HR Vendor News | June 24, 2010

Mountain View, Calif., June 24, 2010 — SumTotal® Systems, Inc., a market leader and a global provider of talent development solutions, today announced the newest version of ToolBook®, the cost-effective solution for quickly authoring interactive learning content. With ToolBook 10.5 content developers and learning professionals can more readily engage employees with rich learning content through…

Universal Background Screening to Exhibit at the SHRM 2010 Annual Conference and Exposition

By HR Vendor News | June 24, 2010

PHOENIX, June 24, 2010 — Universal Background Screening, a leading provider of employment background screening, drug testing, physical exams, and compliance management solutions, today announced that it will exhibit at the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Annual Conference and Exposition to be held in San Diego, CA on June 27th through 30th. SHRM is…