People analytics startup ChartHop raises $35M

Charthop

ChartHop, a self-styled people analytics startup, today announced that it raised $35 million in a series B funding round led by Andreessen Horowitz. The capital brings the company’s total raised to over $54 million to date, and CEO Ian White says that it’ll be used to fund expansion through product enhancements, investments in service and support, and go-to-market efforts.

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Fetcher.ai nabs $6.5M to match employees with open roles using AI

Acme HQ

Fetcher.ai, a recruitment platform that combines AI with human teams, today announced it has raised $6.5 million in a round led by G20 Ventures. The company, whose latest funding round brings its total to $12 million, says the funds will be used to expand the size of its workforce.

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Machine Learning and AI in human relations departments

Vibing Out TensorFlow

A New Age in Productivity or Removing the ‘Human’ from HR? HR Departments are tasked with managing the organization’s employees — hiring, firing, resolving disputes, payroll, benefits, and more. Many of these tasks seem ripe for automation with machine learning, however, they are also often subjective, and handing over the reigns poses interesting ethical challenges.

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