Update on Saba: Turnaround In The Making?
APRIL 13, 2015
Last month Saba, a pioneer in the market for enterprise learning and talent management systems, held its annual customer conference (more than 700 learning and HR professionals attended). Enterprise Learning HR Systems Learning Programs LMS, LCMS Talent Management CornerstoneOnDemand Oracle Plateau Saba SAP skillsoft successfactors sumtotal systems
Saba Announces PeopleCloud and Acquisition of Human Concepts
MARCH 20, 2012
This week Saba made two major announcements. First, the company introduced a bold new product offering, Saba PeopleCloud, an integrated new “work environment” which pulls together. HR Systems SabaBersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.
Evaluating a cloud HCM vendor? 5 factors to consider
DECEMBER 1, 2015
By Jayson Saba, VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. Human Capital Management human capital management HCM Dayforce HCM payroll jayson saba HM.ClauseHuman Capital Management professionals are increasingly asked to take companies into cloud (SaaS) HCM technology,” says Mark Smith, CEO and Chief Research Officer at Ventana Research. The benefits of cloud technology in HCM are undeniable; however buyers need to know the company and the […].
6 ways to gain end-user technology acceptance for an HCM implementation
AUGUST 12, 2015
By Jayson Saba,VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. Uncategorized cloud computing HCM HR HR technology human capital management human resources big data implemenation jayson saba Leadership workforceBusinesses today are moving in droves toward a new way of approaching human capital management.
Successful HR Technology Transformations Begin Well Before Implementation
JULY 7, 2015
By Jayson Saba,VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. Human Capital Management #SHRM15 ACOO Brands change management Dayforce HCM employee engagement HCM HR Human resources implemenation jayson saba SaaS SHRM talent management Tom CielakAs usual, Ceridian once again took over #SHRM15 last week. Lines of HR practitioners and executives flocked to see Dayforce in action, and get pampered with a makeover and/or a shoeshine.
4 great reasons to invest in better HR technology
APRIL 23, 2015
By Jayson Saba,VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. Human Capital Management CedarCrestone HR professionals HR technology Human resources jayson saba ROIIt’s never been a better time to work in human capital management. Thanks to the rise of innovative HR technology and the arrival of newer, more creative ways of doing work, it’s now easier than ever to manage employees. Everything from handling payroll and benefits logistics […].
Looking back at the 2014 buzz in HR Technology
DECEMBER 8, 2014
By Jayson Saba,VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. Human Capital Management ACA Affordable Care Act analytics Big Data compliance employee engagement HR technology HR Trends human capital management Human resources jayson saba recruiting workforce management As we look back at the most popular HR trends and topics covered in 2014, a few issues rise to the top. Affordable Care Act (ACA) Thanks to the ACA, compliance was and remains a hot topic.
2015: The Year of the Employee and More
DECEMBER 10, 2014
By Jayson Saba,VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. Human Capital Management #hrtech employee engagement HR technology HR Trends Human resources jayson saba user experience workforce management Earlier this week, I blogged about the buzz we saw this year in HR Tech. But what’s coming in 2015?
5 tips for making retention a key priority in 2015
JANUARY 27, 2015
By Jayson Saba,VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. Recruitment & Talent Management compensation employee productivity employee recognition employee retention jayson saba Laurie Ruettimann Before the calendar turned, I had blogged about why 2015 will be the year of the Employee. HR professionals will be looking for high levels of employee retention and productivity in 2015 and in some way, shape or form, this has always been their job.
Talent Management Software Vendors get a C+ in Customer Satisfaction
JANUARY 3, 2012
HR Systems Talent Management ADP Cezanne CornerstoneOnDemand Halogen Software HealthcareSource HR Smart iCIMS Insala jobpartners kenexa Kronos lawson lumesse Meta4 NorthgateArinso NuView Oracle EBS Oracle PeopleSoft PageUp People peoplefluent Pilat Plateau (SuccessFactors/SAP) Saba SAP Silkroad successfactors sumtotal systems taleo Technomedia TEDS TowersWatson ultimate software workdayWe just completed a year-long research study on the customer experience with talent management software.
The Integration of Talent Management Systems Comes to Forefront
FEBRUARY 21, 2012
HR Systems LMS, LCMS bigdata Halogen Software kenexa linkedin Oracle outstart peoplefluent Saba SAP Silkroad strategia successfactors taleo workdayThe talent management systems market has been under quite a bit of stress lately. In the last 90 days we have seen SAP’s acquisition of SuccessFactors, followed by Oracle’s acquisition. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.
7 Must-Ask Questions About Cloud Technology Providers
JUNE 25, 2015
By Jayson Saba,VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. Human resource professionals are increasingly called upon as leaders and strategists who take companies into cloud (SaaS) HR technology and it’s no wonder: according to Nucleus Research, cloud applications deliver 1.7 higher return on investment than on-premise solutions. Further benefit of the cloud comes from […].
3 key takeaways to help you find happiness though cloud payroll
JUNE 8, 2015
By Jayson Saba,VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. Last week, I had the pleasure of hosting my friend and former colleague, Mollie Lombardi, Vice President and Principal Analyst at Brandon Hall, and Mike Kelly, Corporate Payroll Manager at Global Brass and Copper on a Ceridian-hosted webinar. We kicked off the discussion highlighting technology […
4 things you need to know about ‘clopening’
APRIL 7, 2015
By Jayson Saba,VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. In many industries, particularly retail, automated workforce management tools have been used for decades to assign workers to shifts/tasks, log their hours, and pay them correctly. But the truth is that simply taking care of business might not be enough. Employees are more than data […].
3 Things for Medium Enterprises to Consider When Shopping for HR Technology
FEBRUARY 17, 2015
By Jayson Saba,VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. A recent study of more than 200 companies by our friends at the Starr Conspiracy Intelligence Unit revealed that in the next 12 months, 57% of organizations plan to invest in an HR technology solution. Companies with less than 1000 employees stated a higher need […].
Kenexa Acquires Outstart: Getting Serious about the Corporate Learning Market
FEBRUARY 7, 2012
HR Systems Learning Programs LMS, LCMS kenexa learning lms outstart peoplefluent Saba sumtotal systems taleo trainingThis week Kenexa, one of the largest and most successful HR and talent acquisition consulting companies, announced the acquisition of Outstart, a pioneering company in the market for e-learning. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.
Saba Earnings show Growth and Momentum – Now Truly a SaaS Company
MARCH 27, 2011
This week Saba Software released one of its strongest financial results in many years. Saba, which pioneered the market for enterprise learning management systems, has now turned the corner in its. Learning On-Demand LMS, LCMS SabaBersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management. HR Systems Learning 2.0
IBM Adopts Saba as its Learning Technology Partner
MAY 13, 2009
A very important partnership was announced today: IBM announced a major commitment to Saba as its primary learning management technology partner. Tags: Enterprise Learning HR Systems LMS, LCMS ibm lms Saba Background on IBM’s Learning Platform. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.
2016: Rethinking employee engagement
DECEMBER 22, 2015
By Jayson Saba, VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. A lot has been written about on the need to rethink engagement. The process of conducting an annual employee engagement survey, identifying drivers, prioritizing them, and action-planning need to be supplemented if not replaced by a better process focused on the employee. I don’t […]. Employee Engagement Human Capital Management employee engagement hourly workers Leadership performance management
Dayforce #1 in Vendor Satisfaction and User Experience: Sierra-Cedar 2016-2017 HR Systems Survey
OCTOBER 18, 2016
By Jayson Saba, VP of Market Research & Industry Relations, Ceridian. Jayson Saba is VP of Market Research and Industry Relations at Ceridian.
5 new trends coming soon to human capital management in 2015
JANUARY 14, 2015
By Jayson Saba,VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. The way we do work is always changing. As new technology continually makes us more efficient, and evolving collaboration strategies have a noticeable impact on the dynamics within the workplace, every organization finds itself dramatically different at the start of a new year from the way it […].
5 ways that HR technology can make your life easier today
JANUARY 26, 2016
By Jayson Saba, VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. If you’ve been in the industry for long enough, you’ve no doubt noticed a lot of evolution in the world of human capital management technology. We now have more sophisticated solutions than ever before for completing all sorts of HCM tasks. There’s new technology […].
Training: One Size Doesn’t Fit All
HR Daily Advisor
MARCH 22, 2017
by Theresa Damato, Vice President of Worldwide Marketing, Saba Software. Just like your company, every person working in it has a unique point of view, approach, and style.
5 Areas to Build the ROI Business Case for Payroll Systems
MAY 11, 2015
By Jayson Saba,VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. Last week, I led a workshop at the American Payroll Association Congress (#Paycon) on “ROI and Building the Business Case for Payroll Technology.” ” I shared insight into how CFOs view technology investments, the key components of an ROI analysis, and how to account for both hard […].
What the Splunk IPO Says about BigData in HR
APRIL 21, 2012
Business Trends HR Systems Talent Strategy ADP bigdata mercer Oracle Saba SAP splunk successfactors SumTotal taleo towers watson workdayBigData is Big News. Splunk, a company that uses BigData technology to analyze huge amounts of customer and transaction data, just went public with a valuation at 28X revenue ($3.2 billion). Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.
Virtual Teams, Real Results – 5 field-tested methods for managing virtual employees
FEBRUARY 8, 2016
By Jayson Saba, VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. The world of work is changing. Employee preferences for more flexibility and need for a better work-life balance have led companies to adapt by allowing their employees to work virtually or to telecommute.
Just How Bad Are We at Engagement?
HRE's The Leader Board
OCTOBER 17, 2016
One study released at the conference but not mentioned yet came from Saba , showing just how bad companies still are at simply carrying out the basics — not only in terms of engagement, but overall management tactics too. Saba says no, that is not happening much at all.
Stepstone becomes Lumesse – Focus on People not Software
MAY 10, 2011
HR Systems CornerstoneOnDemand lumesse Saba StepStone successfactors taleoToday Stepstone Solutions, one of the largest providers of talent management software solutions, changed their company name to Lumesse. While everyone has their own opinions of naming and branding. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.
New Internet Bubble hits Talent Management Market
MARCH 19, 2011
HR Systems LMS, LCMS CornerstoneOnDemand Plateau Saba successfactors SumTotal taleoRemember the dot.com bubble of 1995-2000? I do, and it’s back again. But this time it has a new face, it talks about SaaS, highly connected social applications, mobile apps, and talent. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.
Data alignment in an Analytical world
JUNE 18, 2015
Saba Cloud and Enterprise solution: Saba Cloud Certification. Written by: Ray Eaton. We all have heard the statement, “garbage in – garbage out.” This is especially important when working with data and analytics, and extracting data as databases have become much easier to use.
A New Definition of Leadership for the Next Generation of Leaders
The People Equation
APRIL 27, 2015
A recent Global Workforce Study , commissioned by WorkplaceTrends.com and Saba uncovered a shift in perspective amongst the under-30 worker: the C-suite is no longer coveted. The definition of leadership is changing.
4 ways that HR can gain ground in the ‘battle for analytics’
DECEMBER 18, 2014
By Jayson Saba,VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. Nearing the end of 2014 and heading into 2015, we’re now firmly entrenched in an era in which widespread technology and the availability of data are changing just about everything in business. Now that professionals of all kinds can so easily access relevant information about […]. Human Capital Management Bersin by Deloitte Big Data HR analytics Leadership
Scaling the Generational Divide—Tips for Reaching Millennials
HR Daily Advisor
JANUARY 10, 2017
by Andrew Allen, marketing program manager for Saba Software. Andrew Allen is a marketing program manager at Saba , where he leads online demand generation and blogs about leadership, talent management, and corporate culture.
Talent Management Systems: Market Update
JULY 26, 2010
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