Happy Friday. Our weekly recap of funding, mergers & acquisition, and partnership news from the human resource, recruitment and employee benefits marketplace is below. Sign-up for our weekly Hot in HR newsletter to get these updates via email.
*This week’s Fundings: $60M+
- Japan’s SmartHR raises $13.3M led by 500 Startups
- Shiftboard, a Seattle, WA-based provider of scheduling and hourly workforce management solutions, c Secures $11.5M in Series A Financing
- Learnship, Digital Foreign Language Training for Corporations, Receives €10 Million to Fuel Global Expansion
- Stressing aptitude over achievement, Strive Talent pitches a new way to hire, raises $3.8 million in seed funding
- MidOcean Partners Announces Significant Investment in The Planet Group, a Leading Provider of Outsourced Human Capital and Consulting Services
- General Atlantic invests in Benevity – Provider of Corporate Social Responsibility and Employee Engagement Software
- ADP Acquires WorkMarket to Further Extend Human Capital Management to Contingent Workers and Create More Agile and Inclusive Solutions for a Changing Workforce
- Virgin Pulse Acquires Preventure, Extends Leadership as Largest Global Provider of SaaS-based Employee Health and Wellbeing Solutions
- Cornerstone Staffing Solutions, Inc. Announces the Acquisition of Chicago-based Arlington Resources, Inc.
- World’s Premier HR Technology Conference and Content Leader Acquires HRM Asia
- GPB Capital Acquires MatrixOneSource, Marking Entry into PEO Market
- Global Insurance Leader AXA Acquires Maestro Health, an Employee Health and Benefits Company
- Foster & Foster, a Pension and Health Consulting Services Provider, Completes Acquisition of California-Based Marsh Consulting Group
Get These Updates and More Timely News via Email
Sign up for our weekly email summary of the week’s funding, M&A, partnership and other timely news from the HR technology, recruitment, talent management and employee benefits space.
Sign up now.
- WeWork and 2U, Inc. Announce Strategic Partnership to Enhance the Future of Work and Learning
- Kerr Consulting Adds Sage Intacct to its Solution Portfolio
- The Recruiters Network Announces Jobvite as National Underwriting Sponsor
- Mandel Communications and Orai Partner on the First AI-Driven Learning App Designed to Coach Professionals on their Communication Skills
- Ban-Koe and Idea Learning Team to Help Bring Users Learning Resources
- Empyrean Benefit Solutions and KrowdFit Partner for Enhanced Wellness Rewards Program Accessibility
- ClearCompany and Checkr Announce Industry-Leading Integration and Partnership
- Ellevate Network Partners with the Equilar Diversity Network to Help Get More Women on Corporate Boards
- Birches Group LLC and Fusion HR Solutions LLP Announces Strategic Partnership
- Vista Equity explores options for PowerSchool, PeopleAdmin
- Insala’s Director of Consulting Services and Mentoring to Speak at ATD TechKnowledge
- Few Organizations Have a Workforce Capable of Meeting 2020 Business Goals
- Ashanti Branch is Confirmed as a Speaker for Leadership Excellence and Development Forum (LEAD2018) in Salt Lake City
- New Learning Modules Added to HR Genius for the Week of Jan 22, 2018 Including Best Practices in Employee Value Proposition, Effective Job Postings, and More
Do Your Social Marketing Better With GetItDone! Socialsm
Invest 30 minutes per day on GetItDone! Socialsm and watch your brand visibility and content engagement rise (and find sales leads along the way). We make social fun.
Learn more and watch a video.