Workforce Management

New products and methodologies that help companies manage both full-time employees and independent contractors, and why they may need to meld the often-competing concerns of HR and Procurement as contingent workers take on a greater role in executing business strategy. Here’s where we also look at trends related to workforce dynamics and the products that address them.

UKG’s total revenue increased by 9% during fiscal 2020, hitting nearly $3 billion. Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) rose 10%, to almost $770 million. The results were the first announced since Ultimate Software and Kronos merged to form UKG earlier this...
Hibob added a compensation management module to its HRIS platform, called bob, as a way to help growing businesses evaluate and allocate their compensation budgets. The module simplifies and automates pay allocation, including bonuses and equity awards, the company said. CEO Ronni Zehavi called...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast of our roundup. LinkedIn launched new jobs and hiring features including a new Recruiter and Jobs platform, which makes it...
Listen to a podcast of this week's roundup. Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Paychex launched integrations with the Apple Watch and Google Assistant. The connections allow employees to access...
SAP SuccessFactors continues to hone its approach to “Human Experience Management,” the idea that experience is central to the implementation of successful HCM and recruiting strategies. When rolling out HXM at 2019’s SuccessConnect, the company said that the focus on employee experience was the...
Oracle Cloud HCM added new products and features with an emphasis on personalized “journeys” for employees and enhanced data for use by HR teams. The updates came along with new capabilities added to a number of its cloud applications, including Enterprise Resource Planning, Enterprise...
Workday announced new products to help employers develop and implement effective D&I initiatives. They’re built around the idea of “Value Inclusion, Belonging, and Equity,” or “VIBE,” which the company uses in its own approach to diversity and belonging. The first product, VIBE Central, offers...
Workday and IBM announced a joint solution that combines their technologies to help businesses plan and monitor workplace reopenings. Their approach combines planning capabilities with employee, health and workplace data, the companies said.  At the core of the package is Workday Adaptive Planning, which...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast version of our roundup. Employee background screening continues to become increasingly common and is used across a wider range of...
Infor’s made two product announcements in two days: One’s new payroll module for its Global Human Resources suite, the other a set of contactless applications for the hospitality industry. Infor Payroll provides in-house processing capabilities with along multiple that options service partners can use...