HR Happy Hour 250 - Hot Topics in HR and HR Tech with Namely's Matt Straz
Recorded July 1, 2016
Hosts: Steve Boese, Trish McFarlane
Guest Co-host: George LaRocque
Guest: Matt Straz, Founder & CEO, Namely
This week on the show, Steve and special guest co-host George LaRocque welcomed Matt Straz, Founder & CEO of Namely, a leading provider of HR technology solutions comprisnig a full suite of HR, payroll, benefits administration, and time-tracking features for midsize organizations.
On the show, Matt, George, and Steve talked about the continuing challenges that midsize organizations face around compliance and regulations, and how modern HR technology tools offer midsize and even small companies better access to leading and powerful technology solutions. Additionally, we talked about the increasing appetite for and adoption of mobile HR technology solutions in this market, and how at least according to Steve, we are entering a new 'Golden Age' of HR Tech.
George also shared some interesting findings from his recently released HRWINS report titled 'Where Purpose Meets Performance', around employee engagement, cultute, technology, and benefits. Finally, Matt (beacuse Steve was irrationally fascinated), talked about Namely's recent TV commericals, and why they decided to pursue that marketing approach.
This was a fun and interesting show, thanks Matt and George for joining.
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