A young man recently called in to Barbara Corcoran's Business Unusual podcast with a seemingly straightforward question. Her answer was surprising, but spot-on. Should he finish his degree in computer science, he wondered, or quit college? He felt he could learn the same knowledge much faster on his own, outside the ...
February 3, 2020Angus Young
I've asked this question in countless job interviews, and discovered that it's an effective way to evaluate soft skills such as self-awareness, empathy, and honesty. Many managers find it easier to test for hard skills than soft skills during an interview process. When it comes to technical aptitude, the candidate ...
January 28, 2020Angus Young
In the 19th and early 20th centuries, 234 of New York City’s 241 clothing factories were owned by Jews with production worth $55 million annually. By 1900, the industry grossed over $100 million a year and employed 45,000 people. By 1913, there were over 16,000 small-size factories, most with 10 or ...
January 27, 2020Angus Young
Most companies rely on the traditional in-person job interview to make hiring decisions. But I'm here to tell you, it doesn't work. In fact, it's a terrible tool. Here's why: 81 percent of people lie during the interview. No joke, 81 freaking percent! That's according to Ron Friedman. He is an award-winning social ...
January 7, 2020Angus Young
The Fosway Group, the largest independent HR industry analyst firm in Europe, just published the 2019 Fosway 9-Grid report for Talent Management. AND... Saba is named a Strategic Challenger in the report! Read our news release about Saba's ranking in the report, then read on to learn more about what that ranking means ...
November 12, 2019Angus Young
Talent leader launches learning experience platform; accelerates hyper-personalization across the people journey October 1, 2019, Las Vegas, NV – HR Technology Conference Booth #2310 Saba Software today announced the addition of Saba me:time, its new learning experience platform, to its leading portfolio of talent offerings. Designed to help modern organizations meet ...
November 12, 2019Angus Young
Sets bold innovation roadmap for the future of work October 2, 2019, Bracknell, Berkshire, UK – Saba Software will this week unveil its new vision for the people experience, featuring solution innovations that uniquely address the organisations of the future, and the expectations of their people. Including hyper-connected talent journeys that transcend the traditional ...
October 18, 2019Angus Young
Saba is a global industry leader of innovative talent management technology designed to transform the employee experience and improve the way people develop, engage and succeed at work. Saba understands the simple truth that when employees are successful, organizations are successful. Saba ...
Your next new hire is most likely already inside your organization. Rather than search outside for stellar candidates, how are you tapping into your existing base of talented employees? If you’ve been meaning to get around to this important task, consider the dual competition that’s luring away your employees: the ...
I must admit that keeping training records is one of those things that I’ve always just done without thinking about why. Well, this HR Bartender ...