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Defining Your Company’s Core Values

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How would you define your company culture? What are the elements, traits, and pillars that describe a typical day for your employees—whether they work at headquarters, a regional office, or from home, maybe thousands of miles away?

The 80% Blind Spot: Are You Ignoring Most of Your Organization’s Data?

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Decision-makers love data. In fact, in the sixth annual “ Big Data Executive Survey ” representing senior executives from 57 large corporations, 99% of responders reported transitioning to a more data-driven culture and a full 97.2% had invested in Big Data and AI initiatives.

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In Her Words on #InternationalWomensDay: Brooke Henderson

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At Ultimate Software, we’re proud to partner with incredible female athletes who are working relentlessly to change the world and chase their dreams.

Whistleblowers Are a Good Thing

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A recent Harvard Business Review article pointed out something startling – whistleblowers are a good thing for companies. In fact, according to the HBR article, “The more employees use internal whistleblowing hotlines, the less lawsuits companies face, and the less money firms pay out in settlements.”

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Live Webinar: Fall in Love with Your Hiring Process

In order to make sure candidates fall in love with your company, you need a simple, structured process. Learn the steps you can take to hire the perfect candidates for your open roles and avoid making a toxic hire.

Why Vision and Culture Eat Strategy

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I’m a big fan of Edgar Schein’s pathfinding research into the business and human value of a strong culture. In our current disturbing social pattern of divisiveness that devolves into incivility, one of the surest ways to sink the corporate ship is a destructive workplace culture.

What is HR Service Delivery Technology?

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Before we can talk about HR Service Delivery technology, let’s first get familiar with HR Service Delivery. If the term is new to you, fear not: the function it serves is anything but. HR provides a wide range of services to various stakeholders throughout the company.

Three Mega Trends to Watch For in 2019

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Maybe it’s the changing of the seasons. Maybe it’s the inevitability of the rapidly evolving world we live in.

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Where to Find Ultimate Software, PeopleDoc at HR Tech 2018

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It’s that time of year!

Do Remote Employees Actually Have Better Work-Life Balance?

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The short answer: It depends. While virtual employment and flexible scheduling were both touted as the silver bullet to the work-life balance problem, there are reasons to believe that better balance has not been achieved—at least not for some remote workers. The Blurred Line Between Work and Home.

2019 Compensation Best Practices Report

Following a record-year of job growth in 2018, employees now have the tools to research and evaluate employers, and feel empowered to make moves if they don't like what they find. Get the latest trends in compensation, and find out how your organization stacks up.

Employee Engagement in the Augmented Age

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Fretting about the security of your job because of the Fourth Industrial Revolution ? In our marvelous age of cognitive computing technologies, the good news is that people will perform less boring and repetitive manual tasks. The bad news is that individuals may lose their jobs as a consequence.

Dream Big at Connections — #12DaysofHCM

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Every year, thousands of HR professionals, UltiPro® users, and industry experts convene in Las Vegas for Ultimate Software’s customer conference, Connections. The four-day, comprehensive event is all about learning, growing, and—of course—connecting.

Customer Service Week 2018: Continual Innovation

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It is the first week of October, also known as Customer Service Week 2018!

Partnering for a More Inclusive Tech Industry in 2019

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The technology industry is at the helm of innovation and forward-thinking initiatives. From basement-run incubators to aspirational open-source computing, technology is fueled both by dreams of “what if” and a passion for change.

2018 in Talent Acquisition & The 2019 Impact

2019 will certainly have its own set of talent acquisition challenges. This valuable report reflects on key events in 2018 and extracts critical insights to help lay the path forward this year. Get on board or get left behind with these key takeaways.

Five Steps to Leading Your Workforce Consciously and With a Conscience

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by Janine N. Truitt. From time to time, we invite guest contributors to provide their personal perspectives about trending HCM topics. The views, opinions, and comments expressed below are solely those of the author and do not represent Ultimate Software.

Is Emotional Intelligence Standing Between You & Career Success?

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You may have heard us talk about emotional intelligence (EI) in the past. It’s mysterious. It’s catchy. And as it turns out, it’s an extremely valuable skill to have at work. Emotionally intelligent managers make more money. You read that right.

Today’s a Great Day to Make a Difference — #12DaysofHCM

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Service in our community has been a core part of Ultimate Software’s “People First” culture from day one.

Women in Technology: United We Stand

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It’s conference season and at Ultimate Software, we are excited that preparations for our participation in the HR Technology Conference & Expo and the Grace Hopper Celebration—the world’s largest gathering of women technologists, produced by AnitaB.org —are in full swing.

Humans and Bots: How to blend human skills and AI to build customer intimacy and drive growth

Join Genesys for this webinar to learn how leading companies are using blended AI to drive customer intimacy and revenue growth.

3 Ways to Help Remote Workers Feel the Seasonal Spirit — #12DaysofHCM

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Telecommuting options have exploded over the past decade, and Gallup’s 2017 report showed that 43% of professionals work remotely at least some of the time.

New for 2019: Announcing UltiPro Slack Integration — #12DaysofHCM

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At Ultimate Software, our “People First” approach means helping teams get their work done as effortlessly and intelligently as possible. We want to meet people where they work—and, for millions of people around the world, that place is Slack.

Ultimate Software + PeopleDoc = A Very Happy Holiday Season — #12DaysofHCM

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The holidays have a way of bringing people together, and we’re proud that we can celebrate this holiday season with another amazing organization, PeopleDoc. Earlier this year, Ultimate Software acquired PeopleDoc as a wholly owned subsidiary in a union that couldn’t have been more fitting.

An Easier Way to Have a Tough Conversation

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From time to time, we invite guest contributors to provide their personal perspectives about trending HCM topics. The views, opinions, and comments expressed below are solely those of the author and do not represent Ultimate Software.

5 Culture Trends for 2019

As we approach 2019, major shifts in the work environment will continue to affect the ways companies do business. Companies that are looking to attract, engage, and retain top talent should leverage these trends to create workplaces where employees thrive.

Data-Based Strategies to Recognize, Reward, & Retain High-Potential Employees

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This blog post originally appeared on Forbes. Finding, retaining, and engaging top talent is consistently one of the hardest challenges organizations face.

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Helping End Hunger Nationwide with Feeding America

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Giving has been a core part of Ultimate Software’s “People First” culture since our founding more than 25 years ago. Life can take many unexpected twists and turns, and we at Ultimate feel extremely fortunate to be where we are today.

Teaming with Rebuilding Together, Miami HEAT for National Week of Service

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Every day at Ultimate Software, we’re reminded of just how fortunate we are, not only as a company, but as people.

Benefits Shopping Made Easy — #12DaysofHCM

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Benefits selection is one of the most important decisions employees make all year—but it can also be among the most challenging, or even most confusing. At Ultimate Software, we’re committed to providing human capital management solutions that make life easier for companies and their people.

Dice 2018 Recruitment Automation Report

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technologies are rapidly changing the way many recruit and hire talent. Read Dice's first-ever Recruitment Automation Report to discover how you can employ new, cutting-edge technologies to source and hire tech talent faster.

“Culture.” What’s in a Word? — #12DaysofHCM

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Culture. It’s likely one of the most talked about topics in HR and organizational psychology alike. Often regarded as the silver bullet to end your business woes, “culture” alone isn’t an answer. After all, every organization has a culture.

An Important Discrepancy in Workplace Harassment Policies, Law

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From time to time, we invite guest contributors to provide their personal perspectives about trending HCM topics. The views, opinions, and comments expressed below are solely those of the author and do not represent Ultimate Software.

The Pillars of Employee Well-Being: 1977 vs. Today — #12DaysofHCM

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In 1977, Dr. Bill Hettler co-founded the National Wellness Institute, Inc. NWI), and shared his “ Six Dimensions of Wellness Model ” with the masses.

Humanology: The Future of Humans, Technology in the Workplace

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by Janine N. Truitt. From time to time, we invite guest contributors to provide their personal perspectives about trending HCM topics. The views, opinions, and comments expressed below are solely those of the author and do not represent Ultimate Software.

HR Service Delivery software for the non-traditional workforce

The rise of the gig economy means HR must support a variety of worker types. This eBook explains how HR can easily serve the non-traditional workforce, including those in manufacturing and retail who work away from a desk or outside traditional office hours.