Tags: HRM

Are you ready to scale your Professional Services Organisation?

Many professional services organisations (PSO) are successful and grow, fewer grow successfully. Each pathway to growth presents its own challenges. Some are more hidden than others and it takes an experienced leader to spot the issues. These problems can occur in both large and small operations. Paths to growth. There are several pathways to growth…

Accenture to offer HCM on SAP Cloud

Accenture has signed an OEM agreement with SAP to offer Accenture HCM solutions on the SAP Cloud platform. It is initially offering a number of solutions “as-a-Service”. This includes data conversion and migration, test data and optimisations, data validation and monitoring and HR Document generation. The applications within these solutions are built to enhance SAP SuccessFactors and are…

Sage acquires Fairsail

Sage announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire Fairsail. The announcement comes a few days after Fairsail revealed impressive results in 2016 with revenues of £10 million. We speculated back then that Sage might acquire the cloud HCM company. It has happened sooner than we predicted but perhaps Sage felt that they needed…

Success for cloud HCM around world

SAP has announced that announced the addition of several new companies to the SAP SuccessFactors HCM solution in the last quarter. The diversity of locations shows that SAP is leveraging its advantage of presence within these countries over its rivals. Asia SAP SuccessFactors was boosted by the addition of Chow Sang Sang, a jewelery retailer…

BP drills down to Workday abandoning SAP HR

In a brief announcement Workday announced that BP will implement Workday Human Capital Management including Workday Time Tracking. This will replace the legacy SAP system currently used by them. It is a blow to SAP SuccessFactors as another upgrade goes astray. BP has more than 79,800 staff working across 70 countries globally. It is looking to…

Workday is rising with record growth and big customer wins

Workday posted record revenues in the fourth quarter driven by subscription revenues up 35% year on year to $436.7 million. Full year total revenues were also up 35% to $1.57 billion. Aneel Bhusri, CEO is now looking towards $2 billion in revenues for 2018. Robynne Sisco, Chief Financial Officer, Workday commented: “As we look ahead to fiscal…

Contract Administration streamlines services with IFS

IFS has announced that Contract Administration, spol. s.r.o. (CA) has replaced a legacy ERP with IFS applications. CA has an existing SAP installation but it is not clear whether this is the software that was replaced. The IFS installation will streamline the customer services processes at CA specifically. CA provides outsourced payroll and human resources administration to…

Fairsail surges forward, clear seas ahead

Fairsail has announced the completion of a successful 2016. The full year results saw them hit £10 million in revenue (US$12 million). The company has doubled its workforce since 2013 to 135. Based in Reading, UK, it opened its second US office in Chicago, IL, and brought on board Rebecca Foreman Janjic to its advisory board.…

Areas chooses ADP to cure benefits headache

ADP has announced that Areas USA has selected their Benefits Administration solution for its 2700 employees across the US. With employees spread over 166 locations including 9 airports and 2 highways, Areas is already reporting significant benefits for its employees. Resource heavy benefits administration headache The benefits landscape is growing increasingly complex. Areas found that both employees and HR professionals…

Amazon replaces PeopleSoft with Workday

Workday has announced that Amazon has begun implementation of its Workday platform. The agreement to use Workday was signed in October 2016. The announcement that they are starting to roll out the solution has positive implications for both companies. Workday will replace Oracle PeopleSoft at Amazon. Recently Oracle announced it was going head to head with Amazon in…