HR systems and HCM software
- March 27, 2020
VR training has become a best practice at Farmers Insurance Exchange. Its claims adjusters are being exposed to more scenarios and learning how to do their jobs faster with the help of VR.
- February 28, 2020
The coronavirus is having an impact on Workday, prompting cancellation of a sales meeting in Orlando and placing a greater reliance on its use of virtualization technology.
- February 20, 2020
Kronos Inc. and Ultimate Software are being merged by their private equity owner into a new, yet unnamed, entity. How this will affect employees and customers remains to be seen.
- December 20, 2019
The Illinois lawmaker who authored the first AI hiring bill has another in the works. This time, he's focused on the use of AI to identify emotions, or affect recognition.
- September 06, 2019
Paychex is staying true to its SMB roots, even though it is adding features to its platform seen in enterprise HR and payroll systems. New features include E-Verify automation.
- July 26, 2019
The new Core HR software is the latest module addition to the Core portfolio. Core HR was designed in an effort to reduce the time HR employees spend doing paperwork.
- May 16, 2019
Field Nation One is a suite of programs aimed at simplifying the management of a blended workforce. There are platforms for recruitment, managing workflow and more.
- May 10, 2019
The University of Alaska's approach to modernizing its HR department began with the elimination of nearly all of its HR positions. It's part of a move to shared services to make IT more efficient.
- April 12, 2019
HR departments are facing increased expectations on a flat budget. To advance, they need to reallocate HR budgets to support digital initiatives, The Hackett Group reported.
- March 27, 2019
HR departments continue to rely on hosted or on-premises platforms for management systems. It may not be by choice. Many want to move to HR SaaS, but doing so isn't easy.
- December 21, 2018
If our list of the top 10 most popular HR software stories of 2018 says anything, it's that employee engagement and retention were top of mind for HR leaders this year.
- September 17, 2018
Virtual reality may be on the cusp of mainstream adoption for HR. It provides an engaging learning experience for employees, according to one early adopter: Walmart.
- August 30, 2018
Software robots can deliver ROI by reducing head count. But they can also improve job satisfaction by taking over dull, tedious tasks. HR and finance are growing users.
- August 09, 2018
A new tool from Espresa could help improve employee engagement. Reach remote workers with a new version of StaffConnect. And Fitbit looks at health coaching.
- July 26, 2018
ComplyRight, an HR and tax services firm, was hit with a data breach that affected 662,000 people. It has also prompted a lawsuit by a person whose data was breached.
- July 18, 2018
AI technology will improve the productivity of HR departments by eliminating many routine and transactional processes. But what will happen to the HR employees?
- May 15, 2018
Having a digital HR strategy that makes use of automation, embedded analytics and familiar consumer-like interfaces has made human resources more strategic.
- April 18, 2018
Federal HR has a new reformer, Jeff Pon, the director of the U.S. Office of Personnel Management. He wants to modernize federal HR with consumer-friendly tech.
- April 13, 2018
HR management strategies are being tested by the increasing use of contingent workers. Managing them as vendors no longer works, but software is emerging to address the need.
- March 21, 2018
Oracle is bringing consumerlike approaches to its HCM cloud applications. That includes using virtual assistants and intelligent analysis to improve recruiting processes.
- March 05, 2018
Demand for HR applications is driving new offerings. Facebook is expanding its recruiting services, and a large Midwestern bank offers a full-service HR suite.
- February 14, 2018
Human resource departments fail to use people analytics tools effectively, a new global study concludes. The findings were called a 'stunning regression' defying expectations.
- January 16, 2018
SAP, which has some 14,000 on-premises HCM customers, is extending on-premises support five years to 2030. But HCM users will have to migrate to its HANA in-memory platform for support.
- December 29, 2017
Applicant tracking systems may see double digit investment growth next year. VC investment in 2017 is less than half of the 2015 peak, but analysts see a healthy HR market dynamic.
- October 13, 2017
For the first time in its survey's history, consultancy adds social responsibility as a driver of business outcomes and notes integration, security and learning as buyer priorities.
- October 04, 2017
HCM suite vendor Ceridian, at its Insights 2017 user forum, unveils a new Dayforce software partner ecosystem, plus a new learning module and native U.K. payroll functionality.
- December 14, 2015
ADP Marketplace, Korn Ferry's Executive Assessment and SAP Intelligent Services among products recognized at the 2015 HR Tech conference in Las Vegas.
- July 30, 2015
ADP and Oracle announced hundreds of improvements and new functions in cloud HCM, but the companies face a tough fight for market share.
- July 07, 2015
Web monitoring software can block use of Facebook and HBO at work, but also raises privacy concerns.
- March 23, 2015
Spending in human resources technology is not resulting in improved outcomes, warns a new Deloitte report.
- October 02, 2014
Get news, expert advice and leading-edge case studies from the 2014 HR Technology Conference in Las Vegas.
- October 08, 2013
Missed the HR Technology Conference? Read our coverage of the highlights.
- March 21, 2013
In this podcast, MIPRO consultants discuss the new features contained in PeopleSoft 9.2, and provide tips on how users can approach an upgrade.
- November 12, 2012
First comparison of HCM systems by Nucleus Research names SAP SuccessFactors, Oracle Taleo to top spots, with Infor, ADP, PeopleFluent, SumTotal close behind.
- October 10, 2012
Oracle's president claimed competitors lack scalable big data suites to address the coming wave of workforce turnover.
- March 26, 2012
Adopting cloud HR software requires identifying where the cloud offers advantages, according to Liz Garnand, and making sure cloud HR providers have the right privacy and security controls.