Engineering at Wonolo with Jorge

Let's meet Jorge! Hi, my name is Jorge Villacorta. I'm an engineering manager for test automation. I have been working at Wonolo for over two years now, and I'm based in Aurora, Ontario, about 30 minutes north of Toronto in…

How to Maintain a Human-Centric Workplace in 2022

Recently, I had the privilege of participating in the latest edition of livingHR’s Work Now + In the Future panel series. I was asked to talk about my experiences in guiding a human-centric workplace through a tumultuous 2021.  I was…

What are workers looking for in 2022?

‘Tis the season to rethink your hiring strategy for the new year.  Whether your company is looking for seasonal workers, flex workers, or full-time employees, you’re up against a challenging job market. With “The Great Resignation” still in full swing,…

4 Ways ‘The Great Reshuffle’ Can Help Us Reimagine The Employer-Employee Dynamic

In our post-pandemic world, we’re all ready for a new chapter. Here are four ways that this pivotal moment in history is taking the workforce in a positive direction.   ‘The Great Resignation’ is a phrase we’re hearing a lot these…

Engineering at Wonolo with Kash

Let's meet Kash! Hey there! I'm Kash. I'm a senior mobile developer at Wonolo. I'm responsible for our React Native application, as well as a native iOS clock-in application. I've been with Wonolo for about two years now, and I'm…

4 Top Challenges Business and HR Leaders Need to Overcome

A survey of over 1,000 HR professionals reveals some of the biggest challenges facing organizations today.  The pandemic has caused a seismic shift in the way businesses function, and HR and business leaders are taking on a slew of new…

They switched from banking to DJing and from retail to tech – here’s how 6 workers pivoted careers amid The Great Resignation

At least one in four people have quit their job in 2021, fueling "The Great Resignation."  But many workers aren't just quitting, they're switching industries in well-planned career pivots.  Insider interviewed six people who successfully changed careers this year -…

The COVID Pandemic Left Millions Of Women Out Of Work. Returnships Could Help Them Come Back

The economic fluctuations caused by the COVID-19 pandemic left millions of Americans out of work, but women were particularly impacted by the turmoil. Nearly 1.8 million women dropped out of the labor force amid the pandemic, and while job growth…

How To Survive A Talent Drought

According to the latest data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were 10.4 million job openings at the end of September but only 7.7 million unemployed workers to fill them. At the same time, some 4.4 million workers (3%…