Oracle HCM Cloud—Spring 2019 Product Update

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Written By: Chris Leone, SVP and GM, Oracle HCM Cloud. As I’m returning from the first-ever Modern Business Experience (MBX) event in Las Vegas, I’m more pumped than ever about the momentum and the future of Oracle Cloud. Change Location. Change Manager.

5 Things I Learned at Oracle MBX Last Week

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Hopping around HCM customer sessions at Oracle MBX last week was fascinating. Both Penn National Insurance and Veterinary Health Group moved to Oracle HCM Cloud and Oracle ERP Cloud together. Oracle Cloud offers modern best-practice business processes out of the box.

The 7 Secrets of a Successful & Social Change Management Strategy

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Changing people’s habits is always a tricky deal. You think you are a flexible person, open-minded, ready to change to get the best results, right? Talking about business, in which cases do we really find a matter of Change Management? By Gessica Chies & Silvia Leati.

The 7 Secrets of a Successful Change Management Strategy

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Changing people's habits is always tricky. You think you're a flexible person, open minded, ready to change to get the best results, right? When you go home tonight to your wife or husband, try to change the side of the bed on which you sleep.

Dice 2018 Tech Salary Report

Tech Talent Motivators Top-Paying Skills and Experience Salary by Industry Willingness to Relocate Salary Satisfaction Reasons for Changing Employers Top Tech Metros by Salary Salary by State Tech Promotions Salary by Generation Salary by Level. CHANGE YR/YR. CHANGE YR/YR.

The Importance of Documentation


I work with many clients who have been through a full Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) implementation and they need to reevaluate current processes to stay current with the software or new business process changes. There may have been changes, but never documented.

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Use Taleo? Your System May Be at Risk. Let HRchitect Help.


To that end, there are several changes coming to your Oracle Taleo system that we’d like to make sure that you are aware of and help you with, so that you can avoid any interruption in the usage of your Taleo system. If so, your custom reports need to be migrated to Oracle’s new reporting tool, Oracle Business Intelligence. HRchitect can assist you with both of these changes in order to avoid any interruption in the usage of your Taleo system.

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How to Use Culture for Successful Change Management

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This first installment explores HR’s leadership role in facilitating change by tapping into company culture. The second entry will lay out a roadmap for successfully navigating large-scale change initiatives. Change is a fact of life. Change is all about people and culture.

Down Time – a Good Time to Get Busy


Plan ahead and start to communicate any of the big changes to your users so nobody is caught off guard when it gets rolled out. Tech Trends Down Time HCM HR Technology Implementation Oracle Peoplesoft Talent Management TaleoWritten by: Elisabeth Jordan.

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ERP/EPM and HCM Together: Why Tackle Them at Once?

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Written By: Robert Churchyard, Global Oracle Leader, IBM. You’re moving up from an individual contributor to a management position, which impacts your purchasing authority, approval workflows, travel allowances, and pay structure. The key is a shared data model and repository across three functional domains: enterprise resource planning (ERP), enterprise performance management (EPM), and human capital management (HCM). Visit to learn more.

Celebrating You! 2019 HR Award Winners

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We are so proud to be celebrating you, our 2019 Oracle HCM Cloud Rubies award winner! To Karen, Roger, Eric, and Maureen: it was our pleasure to announce you as our 2019 Oracle HCM Cloud Rubies award winners* in Las Vegas this year at MBX.

Transformative Innovation: First it was Blue Turf, now it’s Human Capital Management

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In any major people, process, and technology transformation, strong project management and end to end change management are critical for success. All organizations, regardless of industry, must consider these keys to transformation – but in higher education, one thing is certain – change comes about slowly! Managing that change appropriately is critical to the desired business outcomes.” TrueBlue Unifies HR and Finance with Oracle.

The Power of Identifying and Engaging Your Hidden Influencers


After ten acquisitive years at Oracle, I realized how accurate this axiom was. In my role as the Director of Talent Development at Oracle, I had the privilege of working with Dr. Rob Cross from the University of Virginia.

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Moving to the Cloud: 10 Lessons Learned from XL Catlin Executive

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Now you have to consider not only motivating your team to establish process, but also lay out a plan for change management. Here are the ten lessons learned Margaret graciously shared with the Oracle HCM World audience last month. People change, they move on, be ready.

Ending 'Upgrades' Once and For All

Steve Boese

About a hundred years ago (ok, it was not actually that long, just feels like it some days), I participated in my first, real 'Enterprise' technology project - helping to implement an Oracle E-Business Suite solution for a foreign division of a massive US-based telecommunications company. We needed Programmers to develop custom data loader programs and custom interfaces to other systems that the Oracle Apps needed to feed, or to be fed data by. Learn more at Oracle Soar.

Research Shows How Leading Marketers Deliver Digital Transformation

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According to a 2013 study by Oracle, 89% of customers surveyed said they switched brands because of a bad customer experience. For marketers who are looking to lead change within their organization, where do they start? The first step to successful digital transformation starts with establishing a new perspective to drive meaningful change. Successful transformation involves defining and assigning roles within each workgroup to avoid confusion and to drive change efficiently.

5 Signs it’s Time for an HCM Cloud Makeover

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Do your candidates, managers and employees say things like: “Your career site looks so… 2012.” ” “I know Oracle has updated this thing several times, why does our system never change for the better?”

Considering Cloud-Based HCM Applications? Start With a Transformational Journey

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Guest post written by Cognizant & KBACE , Oracle Cloud partners and sponsors of Oracle HCM World 2017. How will the Cloud change how your people work and how your business operates? Are you ready for those changes, or do you need to understand how to prepare?

Q&A with HR Tech Influencer Dan Staley


Global HR Technology Leader, Oracle HCM Cloud. are changing how candidates and employers find and communicate with each other, how candidates are vetted/screened, how interviews get conducted and hiring decisions made, and how new hires are on-boarded. Dan Staley.

HCM World At-a-Glance if You Didn’t Make It

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Cloud is the engine on how Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) customers operate” , that and many more thought-provoking, inspirational phrases were coined at Oracle’s 2nd Annual HCM World in March. Oracle Learning Unveiled. By Sunita Khatri.

Thinking About Moving HR to the Cloud?

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According to recent Oracle/ research , up to 68% of organisations, of all sizes, do not have Cloud HCM apps. Change management in the Cloud, what’s different? How can you best manage upgrades? By Richard Doherty.

Rise of the Machines: Are Soft Skills HR’s Next Frontier?

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” Oracle’s Emily He, senior vice president of Oracle Human Capital Management Cloud Business Group, sees this situation not just as a challenge for organizations, but as an opportunity as well. Creating the Self-Managed Workforce.

HotSchedules & PeopleMatter Partner to Create Workforce Management Platform


8, 2016 – HotSchedules ® and PeopleMatter today announced a multiphase partnership to create the restaurant industry’s top workforce management platform. With HotSchedules’ mobile app, employees can request to swap, release and pick-up shifts, and managers can approve changes with a tap.

How Ansell Ditched Spreadsheets and Deployed Best Practices

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Ansell Healthcare began its Oracle Human Capital Management Cloud implementation in December 2014 and went live in July 2015. A: The cloud implementation is working well with our on-premises [Oracle E-Business Suite] system.

Beth Wilkins, Ph.D. Joins DecisionWise Consulting Team - DecisionWise


Her expertise includes organization development, talent management, change management, and strategy with a special love for executive coaching and diversity. In addition, she played a key role in the change management and team engagement initiatives for over 65 acquisitions.

Get Set for HR in the Cloud. Are You Ready?

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The demand for fast innovation from an increasingly digital workforce is fueling a significant move to cloud-based human capital management, according to industry experts. What is your cultural appetite for change? Does your company have strong change management processes?

How to Approach Your HR Transformation

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Stacey Harris is the Vice President of Research and Analytics for Sierra-Cedar and a speaker at Oracle HCM World. Leadership is uncomfortable with change. At Oracle HCM World in April, I’ll join Joe Almodovar, senior director of HR IS for A.T. change management.

HCM World 2018 Recap, Part 2: Tools and Strategies for the Future of HR

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New challenges and opportunities HCM World 2018 kicked off in fine fashion with a keynote from Oracle's HCM evangelist Cara Capretta , who walked us through the latest insights from PwC, Gartner, and more.

3 Trends That May Change the Way You Pay and Reward People

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I have always said that managing total rewards in any organization is a constant balancing act between strategy and delivery. It is just as painful, or more so, to see a truly brilliant strategy sputter and stall because of a lack of communication, tools, and change management.

Follow Your Guiding Principles to the Cloud: A Cloud Transformation Story with Mary Kay

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Before Oracle HCM Cloud , Mary Kay was using outdated on-premises HRMS solutions. “It might be challenging to get used to all of this change, but we have to do it.”

Fearless Decisions: How Cummins Moved to the Cloud

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Change Management —Engage with your managers early and repeat often. Move from thinking of this change as a “system” to an “ecosystem.” ” Analytics —Leverage the power of analytics to build your business case for change.

7 Steps to Leading Organizational Change and Transformation

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HR leaders are ideally positioned to overcome common roadblocks that stand in the way of organizational change management. Key to paving the way for change is engaging the workforce as an active participant in the process.

New IT Infrastructure Helps HR Team at National Instruments Support Global Expansion

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And management has an ambitious target for the future: to reach US$2 billion in global revenue. According to Wendy Cottrell, global HRIS manager at NI, maintaining the company’s original culture will be essential to hitting that revenue target. By Tara Swords.

Macy's Journey of HR Transformation

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Massive reductions in manual processes are changing how Macy’s defines its HR strategy, structure, roles, budgets, and service commitments. Recruiting, Hiring, and Talent Management. Employee expectations are changing. Organizational Culture and Change Management.

Why Now Is the Time for ERP in the Cloud

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” So said Oracle CEO Mark Hurd at Oracle OpenWorld 2017. Uncertainty is the new normal in business and managing amid uncertainty is a must. Change adoption, they reported, happened quickly and seamlessly.