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This is a look at the job search and HR tech news, data, trends, and events you need to know about.
RIVS is a provider of video interviewing solutions that just bolstered their ranks by acquiring InterviewStream. The acquisition gives RIVS over 900 additional clients in more than 100 countries.
The participation for investment in HR tech startups in 2016 doubled that of 2015. These new deals come at the hands of “crossover” investors, where they set a record of 23 deals with $363 million in financing in 2016. Crossover investors are defined as “investment banks, hedge funds, mutual funds, asset managers, and other diversified financial services firms.”
Shiftgig is a startup mobile platform for hourly workers that allows them to pick up shifts at local businesses in need of shift help. They’ve raised $20 million more, which brings the total raised by the company to $56 million.
HiQ is hitting the road for their 2017 “Elevate” tour. The premiere event starts on April 18 in Silicon Valley and will make stops in Seattle, Boston, Philly, Chicago, and more. The event will features speakers, “guru” sessions, networking opportunities, and keynotes during group breakout sessions.
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Sourcecon is a conference led by various talent acquisition leaders and solution specialists. The event includes a “hackathon,” innovation labs, and plenty of chances to network with other sourcing professionals at the Sourcecon Happy Hour.
In this webinar, Neddy Perez, social entrepreneur and blogger, will cover why corporate initiatives aren’t successful and seven workplace trends that will impact your company culture.
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