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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.

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.

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.

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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The Ultimate Hiring Toolkit

Hiring is hard enough. Without the right HR templates and tools, keeping track of and managing the whole process can get out of hand quickly. Get the essential toolkit for all your recruiting and hiring needs, from job requisition to hire. 8 templates, tools and worksheets for every stage of recruiting.

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.

Customer Service Week 2018: Continual Innovation

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

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.

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.

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.

Why your employees are still struggling with performance reviews

Studies show that employees who successfully approach tough conversations with their managers, colleagues, and direct reports are less likely to leave: but only 70% of them do. Read the report to learn what's really on their minds.

2018’s Most Popular Webcasts — #12DaysofHCM

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Employment Law for the New Year. At the end of the year, we receive the gift of employment attorney and HR consultant, Kate Bischoff, and her rich understanding of everything you’d ever need to know about workplace compliance and regulations.

Service-Design Thinking: Product + Service = Success — #12DaysofHCM

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I’m a big fan of technology. In fact, I’ve dedicated my entire career to developing and optimizing industry-leading technology tools.

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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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.

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.

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.

Holistic Well-Being Was a Hot Topic at #HRTech2018 (And it Should be in Your Org, Too)

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I first came across the term “The Wellness Effect” in an investment article discussing the symbiotic relationship between employee financial wellness and financial returns for employers.

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.

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

Recruitment AI technology uncovers the most qualified candidates. This technology automates recruiting routines and facilitates natural conversations, resulting in higher productivity and a better candidate experience. Download the eBook to learn more!

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.

It’s Everyone’s Job to Care About Job Descriptions

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by Kate Bischoff. 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.

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.

A Day of Thanks, A Day for Gratitude

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Thanksgiving is a special time for Ultimate Software because the holiday spirit reflects our “People First” values and culture. We are extremely fortunate to have achieved great success over the years, and to have become a trusted industry leader.

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.

Equity at Work: “No Excuses,” Please

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As a mother with a daughter entering the workforce, I wonder if, and hope that, she will receive career opportunities on par with what men in the same job will receive. I try to be optimistic, but the reality is that statistics on the inequitable income of women in the workplace are staggering.

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Connections 2018 Preview: Plethora of “New Perspectives”

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After months of anticipation, it’s finally here! Connections 2018, Ultimate Software’s annual customer conference, starts tomorrow in Las Vegas.

How to Improve C-Suite Visibility by Linking Engagement to Business Outcomes

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Proper data collection and analysis play a crucial role in today’s organizations, guiding decision makers through difficult decisions and directing overall corporate strategy.

10 Places to Find US – Connections Edition

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Last year, we debuted our “10 Places to Find US” series, designed to showcase the latest Ultimate Software mentions and news in the HR community.

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.

Shattering Stereotypes and Ceilings Along the Way

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Women in the world of business have long complained about barriers to their professional advancement. So have many minorities (and justly so). While there are laws that prevent discrimination with regard to job promotions, these career obstacles often are hard to prove, much less enforce.

Discipline vs. Performance – Spotting the Differences and Finding Solutions

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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 Employee Experience Imperative: Q&A with David Johnson

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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.

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How AI is Making Managers More Human

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Note: This article from Adam Rogers originally appeared on Forbes. Artificial intelligence (AI) technology has been around for decades, but its capabilities, interest, and funding has skyrocketed in recent years.

Hard to Hire: Third-Party Recruiting & the State of Talent Acquisition Report

The talent acquisition challenges of today are unparalleled: 90% of survey respondents feel that the current hiring market is more challenging now than in the past! Recruiting as we’ve known it is evolving - how are you keeping ahead of the competition?

Honoring Hardworking Professionals by Paying it Forward – #12DaysofHCM

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No matter the size of the company or the industry, processing accurate payroll is arguably the most crucial aspect of running a successful business. Ensuring employees are paid on time, every time, “walks the talk” in showing you value your people and their dedication to serving your customers.