By John Orr, SVP of Retail, Ceridian
While most retailers have given some thought to cloud-based human capital management (HCM) solutions, the underlying needs and anticipated benefits varies. In a previous blog, I shared high-level insights from Ceridian’s collaboration with Innovative Retail Technologies to survey more than 150 retail workforce managers. I want to hone in on the specific benefits our respondents felt cloud-based applications brought to their business. Read more
By Julie Palmer, Technical Writing Manager, Ceridian
Back in 2009, I was quarantined with H1N1, affectionately known as the swine flu. This (painful, awful, wouldn’t-wish-it-on-my-worst-enemy-ok-maybe-that-one-guy) experience taught me about the importance of sick leave. I’d always realized that taking time off helps employees recover, but before the quarantine, I hadn’t really thought about how it also helps prevent illnesses from spreading between colleagues. Read more
By Jayson Saba, VP of Market Research & Industry Relations, Ceridian
At the 2016 HR Technology Conference and Expo, Stacey Harris of Sierra-Cedar unveiled the results of the survey-based study and shared a peek into the annual flagship 2016-2017 HR Systems Survey report. The 19th annual edition analyzed survey data from “1,528 unique organizations representing a total workforce of 20.6 million employees and contingent workers” making it “the longest running, most widely distributed, and most highly participative research effort in the HR industry.”
For the first time in the history of the report, the survey asked respondents to rate their satisfaction with the providers and the user experience of Workforce Management applications. Our Dayforce solution ranked #1 in both categories.
By Sherrice Gilcreast, Chief Administrative Officer, Community Care, Inc.
Choosing an HCM technology partner is no simple task. There is a plethora of providers in the market today, some well-known and some less so. Before any organization makes their selection, it’s important to thoroughly assess each vendor in consideration. It’s critical to determine whether they have the capabilities to address the needs of the business and how each vendor will offer continued support if and when you need it the most. Read more
By Casey Lewis, Product Marketing Manager, Ceridian
Although HCM systems have advanced significantly in recent times, there are issues that users of most systems still face today. This is largely due to the fact that most ‘solutions’ are separate applications linked together by fragile interfaces, making it harder to access and trust the extensive data across functional areas. Additionally, many organizations spend costly time identifying missing or duplicate data, or commit HR violations when they pay an employee incorrectly or forget to pay them at all. Read more
As the workforce becomes more mobile, it is easier than ever for professionals to work from the comfort of their own homes – or wherever else they desire outside the office. And, thanks to smart devices and other digital tools and technology, it is now easier than ever for employers to allow them to do so. Read more