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Press & Events

MAY 5 2016

SilkRoad Named a Winner of 2016 HRO Today TekTonic Awards

Awards recognize innovation and disruption in the world of HR technology CHICAGO – May 5, 2016 – SilkRoad (www.silkroad.com), a global leader in cloud-based talent management solutions, was named a winner in HRO Today’s annual “TekTonic Awards” for excellence in HRMS Suites. The awards recognize innovation and disruption in the world of HR technology. SilkRoad […]

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Employers Look to Develop Talent From Within

April 19 — Facing a shrinking labor pool, most employers plan to fill critical jobs from within the company, but this could be difficult, as more than one-quarter of employees plan to be out the door within a year, a new survey from Mercer shows. Some 70 percent of organizations are confident about filling key […]

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How to Create an Employee Performance Improvement Plan

Sooner or later, every manager is going to face a situation where a team member isn’t performing well. This person may be slacking off, or simply failing to complete his or her basic job duties week after week. Either way, it’s frustrating for the whole team, especially if the situation impedes the progress of the […]

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SilkRoad Research: Job Search Engines Drive Six Times More Interviews Than Job Boards

Indeed outstrips the competition by a wide margin according to SilkRoad’s 5th Annual Top Sources of Hire Report CHICAGO – April 26, 2015 – SilkRoad (www.silkroad.com), a global leader in cloud-based talent management solutions, today released the 2016 edition of their annual Top Sources of Hire report. Developed from millions of data points collected through […]

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The Power Of Departing Employees, Or Why Offboarding Is Critically Important

By: Amber Hyatt Though most companies today are laser-focused on the onboarding process, many overlook the importance of offboarding. In fact, Aberdeen research finds that only 29 percent of organizations have an offboarding program in place. In many ways, offboarding — the strategic process for transitioning employees out of the workplace — is equally important […]

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Elevating The Performance Review Process: It’s All About Better Agility

By: Amber Hyatt Ambitious attitudes, an urge to work in collaborative environments and a need for transparent feedback – all calling cards of the latest generations (Millennials and Gen Zs) joining the workforce. Nurturing these can-do mentalities is paramount for today’s organizations, and HR professionals across the globe are realizing that annual or bi-annual performance […]

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Employers and Gen Z: A Brand New Dance

By: Amber Hyatt Millennials were the primary focus of marketers and recruiters for most of the last decade. And for good reason: more than one-in-three American workers today fall into the age group. However, as 18-35 year-olds settle into the workforce for the foreseeable future, it’s important to realize that the next drove of talent […]

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FEB 18 2016

SilkRoad Introduces New Talent Talk Podcast Channel

New podcast brings industry leaders together to discuss current trends in HR CHICAGO – February 18, 2016 – SilkRoad (www.silkroad.com), a global leader in cloud-based talent management solutions, has introduced the “SilkRoad Talent Talk Podcast,” a podcast that identifies and discusses current trends in HR technology and the most pressing issues facing organizations in 2016, […]

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JAN 26 2016

SilkRoad Announces Latest Life Suite Release

2016.1 Release Integrates with Microsoft Ecosystem and Improves Ease of Use Across Teams CHICAGO, IL – January 26, 2016 – SilkRoad (www.silkroad.com), a global leader in cloud-based talent management solutions, announced the availability of its newest Life Suite release, 2016.1, which improves integration across the Microsoft ecosystem and provides new enhancements that increase scalability, ease […]

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JAN 19 2016

A Radical Pace of Transformation Underway in HR Technology: SilkRoad’s “State of Talent Management 2016”

New research provides an in-depth analysis of the differing issues that matter most to HR professionals and job seekers CHICAGO – January 19, 2016 – SilkRoad (www.silkroad.com), a global leader in cloud-based talent management solutions, today announced new TalentTalk research on the “State of Talent Management,” with a live webcast to follow on February 3. […]

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