HR technology news week of November 8


COVID testing technology, roadblocks to hiring veterans and the war for talent were among the leading HR technology stories this week.

6 ways COVID-19 is changing open enrollment this year: Technology, mental health and more dependents are among the new aspects of the process two years into the pandemic. Some employers are embracing a hybrid approach and also embracing onsite, in-person support, says the head of enrollment at Guardian Life, but “technology is leading the way and is the overarching theme of open enrollment for 2020 and 2021.” Read more here.  

5 steps HR must take to build a digital workplace: Creating a collaborative environment demands partnership with IT and facilities management and a key role from human resources. And it’s happening now. According to Gartner, 52% of organizations had a digital strategy in place in 2020 compared to 33%…

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