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Philip Ziman

VP Total Rewards and Operations, Bazaarvoice

As a senior HR professional with 25 years of global high tech experience, Philip Ziman has managed all aspects of the HR function.He currently holds the position of VP Total Rewards & Operations at Bazaarvoice Corporation.  Philip has held HR similar leadership positions at Taleo, Applied Micro Systems, and Cypress Semiconductor.

Philip earned double major in Economics and Psychology from the University of California at Santa Cruz and a Masters Degree in Business Administration from San Jose State University.  He also attended Stanford University’s Executive Development Program.

Latest from Philip Ziman

Human Resources professions struggle to become true partners to the businesses they support. The cause is that they often  blindly implement “best practices” and kowtows to management whims without the business acumen to advice management. HR often relies on simple  rules of thumb about what employees want instead of understanding the unique needs...
Using HR solutions to improve effectiveness It seems like everywhere I go I deploy a new performance management process on a different piece of software. While  the basic steps have not evolved much over the years the software has enabled so much more workflow flexibility. This has allowed for a more flexible and iterative process. I fear that it has replaced...