Tags: HR

Workday sparkles at Swarovski

Workday has announced that the Swarovski Crystal business has completed two thirds of its implementation of Workday as part of a three-year HR transformation process. Swarovski is rolling out both Workday Human Capital Management and Workday Recruiting to more than 40 countries in three waves. Selecting Workday Swarovski began its journey with Workday in 2014.…

Ubisense find HR at one Sage location

Sage has announced that Ubisense has completed the deployment of Sage People across its global operation. The project was completed five months ago and is already showing benefits. Completed in a 12 week time span it was part of a major initiative to refresh their CRM and ERP systems. This was led by the then VP…

Epicor unveils cloud first HCM update

Epicor has announced the latest version of its Human Capital Management (HCM) solution. Epicor claims to offer a fully featured HCM product with an integrated payroll. Payroll is only available in the US though. The new release comes with several new features including a new user interface. The press release that Epicor issued is long…

Oracle SaaS solutions gets major facelift

Oracle has announced version 13 of its cloud applications software suites.  Several of the solution are updated including Oracle Supply Chain Management (SCM) Cloud, Oracle Customer Experience (CX) Cloud Suite, Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud and Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud. HCM Cloud This article focuses on the key areas Oracle has introduced in the HCM Cloud.…

NGA Human Resources make bid for Africa payroll market

NGA Human Resources (NGA) has announced the availability of NGA Africa Payroll. The solution aims to help business leaders address the challenges of African payroll with a single solution. As global companies increasingly turn their eyes to the African continent and the opportunities it provides it raises several challenges. NGA has developed the software to support…

FluentIQ addresses unconscious bias in recruitment

Unconscious bias is becoming a serious problem for HR departments. It includes bias based on where people were educated, gender, race and class and even though there has been a significant attempt to reduce bias within organisations. The large consulting groups such as EY have not just removed the need for a degree but changed the…

Talking cybersecurity with Dr Richard Ford

Enterprise Times recently visited Forcepoint’s HQ in Austin, Texas where we got to sit down with Chief Scientist, Dr Richard Ford and talk cybersecurity. It was an interesting conversation that looked at WannaCry and the failure of many companies to stop thinking of a physical perimeter around their network. We talked about a range of…

Transforming the University of London – IT lite

The University of London (UoL) is in the midst of a major transformation program.  Enterprise Times spoke to Stuart Brown, Director of ICT at the University of London who is leading this change program. Brown has been in the position for approximately two years. Prior to that he was head of central ICT services for ULCC…

NGA HR strengthens SAP SuccessFactors

NGA Human Resources has announced the launch of four new Apps for companies using SAP SuccessFactors. There were further announcements introducing machine learning to power Case Management Central and a rapid deployment solution for compensation and variable pay. The new XtendHR SAP Cloud Platform Apps supplement the four apps that XtendHR launched with in November…

Profitability tips for your PSO

“Remind people that profit is the difference between revenue and expense. This makes you look smart.” – Scott Adams Reducing costs and increasing revenues are the simplest way to increase profitability. There is however a third way of doing so. Every Professional Service Organisation (PSO), in fact every organisation should also strive to improve efficiency.…