In today’s feature, we bring you yet another speaker at the forthcoming African Women In Technology (AWIT) conference slated for late this month. Emmanuela Unuode is a Human Resource professional who leverages on technology, innovation, and the future of work.
She has used technology to create programs and processes that make it easier for corporations to manage people. Unuode will be speaking at the Upgrade your Skills – HR at Tech Firm session. Below is a brief overview of our conversation with her.
As a Human Resource Professional, how has technology advanced your job?
More and more, technology is impacting the practice of HR and redefining how I work. For one, it has eliminated geographical boundaries.
We have a team of employees in distributed locations across Nigeria and still have very strong alignment to our company value and culture. That wouldn’t be possible without collaborative tools like slack, trello and advanced video conferencing.
I was privileged to transition HR from manual to digital (particularly onboarding, performance management, and learning system) in an organization where I worked recently, saving the company thousands of dollars and hundreds of man/hours. With such …read more