Where the Cloud Comes into the IT and HR Relationship

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Jim Steinlage, President & CEO of Choice Solutions, HR’s integration of technology continues to be a major challenge, but there are bright spots to be found. For one, real progress has been made over the last few years in moving to cloud-based systems that take advantage of the explosion of new HR tech tools. HR and IT are working together…

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Why CIO’s Will Have as Much Influence on Company Culture as HR Does

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Jim Steinlage, President & CEO of Choice Solutions, As CHROs and CIOs continue their collaboration on bringing about their organization’s digital transformation, one truth has clearly emerged: CIOs are playing an equally important role in creating a work force culture that supports the company’s metamorphosis. Mutually Beneficial Cultural Outcomes A recent Gartner study concluded that by the year 2021, “CIOs…

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Technology in Healthcare – How IT can Provide Workplace Solutions

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Jim Steinlage, President & CEO of Choice Solutions, Maximize efficiency. Reduce waste. Keep costs down. All while boosting workforce productivity and automating your network. As technology advances and attitudes towards digital transformation evolve, the healthcare industry is undergoing significant changes. Adopting new developments in workplace technology can provide your employees with until now unheard of opportunities to work together and…

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Part 2: How the Future of Networking will Shape HR

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Jim Steinlage, President & CEO of Choice Solutions, How will HR look in the coming years? As it evolves, HR will continue to find itself having a bigger impact on the employee experience and the future of work. From hiring, training, and firing, there will be a huge shift to enabling and empowering HR staff stands ready to take its…

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Part 1: How the Future of Networking will Shape IT

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Jim Steinlage, President & CEO of Choice Solutions, Want to see what the future of networking looks like? Just look up. Advances in cloud computing are making networking more secure, mobile-oriented, application intelligent, and optimized. From AI, to the rise of IoT (Internet of Things) and SDN (software-defined networking), businesses should be prepared for dramatic changes in how networks will…

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How HR and IT can Collaborate to Create Effective Remote Work Environments

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Jim Steinlage, President & CEO of Choice Solutions, Just as digital technology has changed our everyday lives, it’s now transforming HR and, more specifically, the creation and support of remote work environments. Today’s workforce has seen the line between their professional and personal lives blur like never before. And they look to their employer to provide them with an effective…

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Exploring Digital Transformation Solutions? Here’s What to Look For

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Jim Steinlage, President & CEO of Choice Solutions, Digital transformation is most likely the answer to many of the questions your organization is challenged with today. Yet, tasked with an ongoing cycle of creating, monetizing, and defending value, many CHROs spend an inordinate amount of time trying to make a traditional square peg fit into a digital round hole. Why?…

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4 Key Ways HR and IT can Enhance the Employee Experience

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Jim Steinlage, President & CEO of Choice Solutions, By now, every CHRO and CIO knows how much the employee experience matters, and how businesses must continue to work ever harder to improve it. The arrival of a new year brings with it an avalanche of advice on how to go about it. Amid all the noise, one thing is clear:…

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Why the Automation of HR and IT is Critical

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Jim Steinlage, President & CEO of Choice Solutions, For HR departments, intelligent process automation like AI and other new technology advances can help deliver dependable people processes. In fact, the McKinsey Global Institute estimates that 56% typical “hire-to-retire” tasks can be automated with the technologies now available and limited process changes. Imagine the possibilities! While changes brought on by automation…

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How Business Expectations are Changing, and Why HR Needs to Get on Board to Keep the Talent

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Jim Steinlage, President & CEO of Choice Solutions, This time last year, Forbes gave its predictions of the 10 workplace trends we’d see in 2018. How well did the publication gauge where things are headed, particularly where it applies to talent? Whether it’s the work/life balance employees demand, AI becoming embedded in the workplace, or dealing with the aging workforce,…

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