Month: January 2013

HR Technology Advisors Launches Consumer Direct Service Technology Platform for Benefits Brokerage Firms

By HR Vendor News | January 22, 2013

Wrentham, MA, January 15, 2013 – HR Technology Advisors (HRT) launched a new technology platform for employee benefits brokers enabling them to easily extend their service capabilities directly to employees. The solution integrates HRT’s market leading Benefit Brokers Advantage agency management system built on the Microsoft CRM platform with online enrollments systems, telephone, Skype, online…

Fellow Status Earned

By HR Vendor News | January 22, 2013

Pittsburgh, 1.22.13 – Matthew O’Connell, Ph.D., Executive Vice President and co-founder at Select International, has just received Fellow status within SIOP (Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology). This prestigious honor is in recognition of outstanding accomplishments in the field and awarded to only a few select recipients. Fellow status is an honor given to SIOP…

Unsophisticated Sales Quota-Setting Process Still the Norm

By HR Vendor News | January 22, 2013

Jan. 22, 2013–Scottsdale, Ariz.–When it comes to setting sales quotas, “last year plus” is the most prevalent quota-setting approach for the majority (84%) of organizations. This was one of the key findings of the “Quota Practices Study” by WorldatWork and Better Sales Comp Consultants (BSC). “Setting sales quotas using a %+ formula doesn’t take into…

ORCAS Developing Leading Wellness Technology Products Based on Rich Research Heritage

By HR Vendor News | January 22, 2013

Eugene, OR (January 22, 2013) — ORCAS, a health innovation company that combines science and technology to create self-management products that improve well-being, has developed and tested several web-based programs and mobile health applications aimed at helping people manage and prevent depression, and in turn, improve both physical and emotional well-being. “We cannot expect to… Launches Jobsite Talk

By HR Vendor News | January 22, 2013

22 January 2013 –, the next generation of the job board, announces its launch of Jobsite Talk – an internet-based radio show to share job search tips and expand on rich content provided on its blog. launched in the US in November and is part of the global digital recruitment group [Evenbase] (…

Active Shooter Incidents Societys Challenge

By HR Vendor News | January 22, 2013

With the most recent tragedy in Newtown, CT, there has been much needed public outcry about what can be done to stop such senseless violence. As with other forms of workplace violence or criminal violence, there is no magic solution. That is why I’ve called this society’s challenge. What causes a person to become an…

CKR Interactive Launches New Corporate Blog

By HR Vendor News | January 21, 2013

Global recruitment marketing agency CKR Interactive announces that it will now deliver the latest recruitment trends, resources and news through its corporate blog, CKbloggeRs – Insight w/Byte. CKR’s award-winning industry experts will participate as bloggers, providing news, insight, trends, tips and case studies on a wide variety of topics, including social media, international recruitment trends,…

Bernard Hodes Group Announces New Strategic Hire for Chief Marketing Officer

By HR Vendor News | January 19, 2013

New York, NY – January 18, 2013 – Bernard Hodes Group, a leading provider of integrated talent solutions, announced today the appointment of a new Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) to its corporate headquarters in New York. Veteran professional services marketer William Berezansky, joins as Senior Vice President and CMO. Berezansky has more than 20 years…

Cleveland Based CareerCurve Acquires Robin Raybuck & Associates

By HR Vendor News | January 17, 2013

Cleveland, OH. – January 14, 2013 – CareerCurve LLC today announced that it acquired Robin Raybuck & Associates. The acquisition strengthens the home market capabilities of CareerCurve’s career transition business. CareerCurve, headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, delivers career transition services throughout North America; Robin Raybuck & Associates will significantly add to CareerCurve’s progress toward establishing a…

United Benefit Advisors Celebrates 10th Anniversary and Recognition as one of the Nation's Top Five Employee Benefits Organizations

By HR Vendor News | January 17, 2013

With a decade of experience, UBA reflects on changing role of benefits advisors and top questions to ask INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, January 17, 2013 – With humble beginnings in 2002, United Benefit Advisors (UBA) was originally launched with only fifteen Partner Firms, but today, UBA has grown to become one of the top five employee benefits…