Tags: HRM

Jonathan Richards, CEO, breatheHR talks simplicity and HR for SME

Jonathan Richards is the CEO of breatheHR. Set up in 2012 it now has more than 2,000 customers. Richards co-founded the company with Gareth Burrows and focuses on delivering effective simplicity to their customer base. ET:                                          Jonathan, you started breatheHR about five years ago, what is your vision for the company? Jonathan R:                         The primary…

Dentsu Aegis goes outside-in with Workday

Workday recently announced that the Dentsu Aegis Network had selected Workday across the globe as its HCM solution. Enterprise Times spoke to Caroline Mellor, director of HR effectiveness, Dentsu Aegis Network about the selection process and upcoming project. The Dentsu Aegis Network is a fast growing multinational media group. Its latest acquisition was in India…

Workday lifting off in Canada

Workday recently held Workday Elevate in Toronto, Canada. The one day conferences are held across the globe demonstrating Workday’s strengths in different markets. This was the first of thirteen elevate events for 2017. The next will be held in New York on May 2nd. The International Trade Administration ranks Canada first for its cloud computing market…

Workday to revitalise Target HCM

Workday has announced that the retailer Target has selected Workday to replace its human resources systems. This is a project that was initially shelved by CIO Mike McNamara when he first arrived at Target in June 2015. Commenting in StarTribune he identified three main weaknesses:“Target had outsourced too much of its tech talent. Its systems…

LCS consolidates on Oracle HCM Cloud

Oracle has announced that Life Care Services (LCS) has selected Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud. This was probably not a competitive win for Oracle as LCS deployed the HRM component of E-Business Suite back in 2013. Cloud offers a solution to expansion Just a few years after deploying an Oracle HRM solution why are LCS looking…

ADP adds Harri to alleviate turnover crisis in Hospitality

Harri and ADP have announced the integration of their software to help companies reverse the growth of employee turnover in hospitality and leisure. Turnover in hospitality jobs has increased in each of the last six years according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. While still below the peak of 80.7% in 2007 it has now…

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…