For those of us who live at least part of our lives in the world of HR technology, October conjures up images of pumpkins, apple cider, autumn leaves changing... and of course the HR Technology Conference & Expo. It's always a highlight of the year and a … [Read more...] about HR Technology Season!
This year’s Connections conference hosted by Ultimate Software was a monumental success for everyone in attendance! The annual event in Las Vegas for UltiPro customers, technology experts, and industry analysts offers unparalleled opportunities for interacting … [Read more...] about Connections 2014 Summary – The New Generation of Work
Native, HTML5, design-driven … at the end of the day these technical terms and concepts, while important, don’t capture the way that mobile solutions and devices have transformed us. Tablets and smartphones have brought business solutions into the boardroom, … [Read more...] about The Mobile Simplicity Imperative: Form Meets Function?
Seems pretty self-explanatory, right? But how many times do business leaders talk about having a global customer base or a global reach but the reality is the company processes and systems are designed to accommodate the U.S. way of doing things.As human … [Read more...] about If You Have a Global Workforce, You Need a Global System
We all know who the Texas Rangers are, right?! They’re the two-time American League Champion baseball team, of course. They’ve also had some very talented Hall of Fame players such as their current president and CEO, Nolan Ryan. But the superstars I want to … [Read more...] about Hit a Home Run with Streamlined Onboarding
You've finally made the big decision. After what can seem like an eternity of creating requests for proposals, meeting software providers, posing detailed questions, and hosting internal meetings, the organization has chosen the technology solution that will … [Read more...] about 5 Best Practices When Implementing a Technology Solution
Last week, I was a guest at the Ultimate Software Users’ Conference. The audience was at least 1,500 strong. The customer loyalty was evident.Big Data was part of the subtext of the meeting. Ultimate is expanding its reach with “connectors” and a … [Read more...] about Big Data
Global… local… international… These words are becoming more and more prevalent in the world of human resources. Organizations of all sizes and complexities are operating in different countries, not only because they want to grow and extend their reach, but … [Read more...] about Is it Globalization?
Do you remember Schoolhouse Rock? One of my favorites was the story of the U.S. bill on an arduous journey to become a law. Maybe it was the combination of music and animation or that my future political science ambitions were already present that made this … [Read more...] about Ideation
But who needs bug juice when there are Sublime Doughnuts at Product Camp? For those that are unfamiliar, Product Camp is a type of BarCamp, which is an international network of user-generated conferences. The conferences are open, participatory-style workshops … [Read more...] about Musings of a Product Manager: There is No Bug Juice at this Camp