Oracle, the cloud major, this week claimed that it entered into a joint venture with LinkedIn (the professional networking platform) to assist HR teams to engage, attract, and retain employees. A range of new integrations between Taleo Enterprise Edition and Oracle’s HCM Cloud (Human Capital Management Cloud), and LinkedIn will assist HR teams to develop their talent pool and elevate career development chances, Oracle claimed.
“The world of work is quickly changing, and this is generating new challenges and opportunities for talent leaders,” claimed Vice President of Business Development at LinkedIn, Scott Roberts, claimed to the media in an interview. “We are happy to be operating with Oracle to make better solutions to make developing and hiring talent as effective & seamless as possible,” Roberts claimed.
The new incorporations all HR teams to take a holistic view of their talent’s skills, experience, and career aspirations so as to attain a meaningful arrangement between each worker’s job responsibilities and a company’s overall business goals.
On a similar note, LinkedIn earlier declared the rollout of LinkedIn QR code aimed at making the procedure of linking with users on the platform quicker. QR code is accessible now on the LinkedIn iOS and Android applications. It can be employed as a fast networking tool to connect with professionals and view profiles without having to request for details such as organizations, names, and more. LinkedIn also declared a new “See Translation” function that permits translation in over 60 languages.
To employ the QR code function, open either the LinkedIn iOS or Android application. Chose the QR code option by heading to the search bar and select either Scan or My code option. You can select a photo from the camera gallery to automatically scan the code or select to scan the QR code employing the camera shutter.