Our weekly recap of fundings, mergers & acquisition, partnership and other interesting news from the human resource, recruitment and employee benefits marketplace.
*This week’s fundings: $70M+
- 15Five Raises $8.2 Million in Series A Funding to Unleash the Potential of the Global Workforce
- Cognito, a Human Aware Technology for Professionals to Elevate their Performance, Raises $8M; Acquires Tenacity
- Personalized Employee Experience Platform Akumina Raises $7.5M in Series A Funding
- Student Pop, a France-based provider of a mobile app for students to find short term work, raised €3m in funding
- Financial Wellness Platform LearnLux Raises $2M in Seed Funding
- Coaching and Sales Enablement Platform Rehearsal Raises $2M in Funding
- Enzyme Health, a recruiting marketplace for telehealth jobs, raised $1.7m in seed funding
- Thoma Bravo Announces Strategic Growth Investment with Acquisition of PEC Safety
- BenefitMall Acquires FILCO
- WorkForceConnexion Acquires ConnecticsSearch to Provide Turnkey Recruitment Solutions to Help Companies Become More Successful
- ComplyWorks Acquires EHS Management Solution Provider, Ariscu
- ProDrivers, a Specialty Division of EmployBridge, Acquires Road Dog Drivers
- Risk Innovations Announces Acquisition By Jencap Holdings
- Health and Wellbeing Company Virgin Pulse Acquires SimplyWell
- L2 Capital Partners and Lakewood Capital Acquire Orion Talent and Orion Novotus
- Tricor Bolsters Labuan Offering with Acquisition of CP TRUST Co. Ltd.
- Mercer Completes Acquisition of Investment and Alternatives Consulting, and Wealth Management Operations of Pavilion Financial Corporation
- OneDigital Health and Benefits Acquires the Wladis Companies, Inc.
- Cross Country Healthcare Acquires American Personnel, Inc.
- GP Strategies Acquires TTi Global
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- ZayZoon Announces National Alliance Program with INFINITI HR, The Professional Employer Organization For Franchises®, Providing Employees Access to Wages On-Demand
- Beeline Recognizes TAPFIN as a Certified Strategic Partner
- PaySphere Payroll & HR and CommunityBank of Texas, N.A. Announce Partnership
- Marlabs Partners With Workforce Opportunity Services to Bring Veterans Into the Digital Economy
- TalentKeepers Releases the “Workplace America Leadership Report,” a Survey of How Organizations Are Using Leaders in Engagement Efforts
- HRsoft to Host Webinar on Performance-Based Pay
- Learning and Talent Development are Critical for Successful Digital Transformation According to New Research by HR.com and SumTotal
- HR Needs to Leverage Technologies in the Retail and Hospitality Industries to Boost Efficiency and Lower Costs – New Research from HR.com
Week in Review – Popular Content
To Retain Employees, Focus on Inclusion — Not Just Diversity (HBR)
Employees who differ from most of their colleagues in religion, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic background, and generation often hide important parts of themselves at work for fear of negative consequences…
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5 myths about the future of work (Fast Company)
Yes, being a “quick” learner can be advantageous–but it’s not the be-all and end-all when it comes to success in the future of work.
Tags: Future of Work
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