Update on Saba: Turnaround In The Making?

Josh Bersin

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

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The Combined Power of Saba + Halogen

Halogen Talent Managment

Saba achieved a major milestone in our company’s history today with the acquisition of Halogen Software. I’d like to invite you to take a few minutes to watch a short video we created to give a glimpse into the new Saba leadership team’s shared values, approach and commitment.

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Saba Cloud Delivers a People-Centric Approach to Modern Learning and Ongoing Performance

Halogen Talent Managment

Today, at the HR Technology Conference and Exposition, we announced the latest enhancements to Saba Cloud that support a people-centric approach to modern learning and performance. Modern learning moves the needle on business impact in Saba Cloud.

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10 Ways Saba + Halogen Are the Ultimate Power Pair

Halogen Talent Managment

The combination of Saba and Halogen signals the convergence of the best and brightest minds in talent management. Here are 10 ways Saba + Halogen make the ultimate power pair. Saba is the pioneer in learning and engagement.

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“Framing” Performance, Goals and Outcomes in Saba Cloud

Halogen Talent Managment

Last week Saba and the crew at Fistful of Talent ran a webinar on how HR pros can use the concept of “framing” to drive their own influence, outcomes and authority within the organization. The employee dashboard in Saba Cloud puts goals and performance front and center.

Saba Announces PeopleCloud and Acquisition of Human Concepts

Josh Bersin

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

Ceridian

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 […].

4 key pain points that your payroll processing system needs to address

Ceridian

Human Capital Management compliance Dayforce employee productivity HR HRO Today Human resources jayson saba payroll payroll processing technologyIt can’t be understated that effective payroll processing is one of the most important aspects of running a business well. The paycheck is the main reason that people show up to work each day, and with this in mind, it’s imperative that HCM leaders consider investing in better payroll technology. You want a solution that’s […].

6 ways to gain end-user technology acceptance for an HCM implementation

Ceridian

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.

Top 9 Tweets from #CeridianINSIGHTS

Ceridian

By Jayson Saba,VP of Strategy and Industry Relations at Ceridian. Human Capital Management #CeridianINSIGHTS customer success David Ossip Dayforce HCM HR human capital management Human resources INSIGHTS jayson saba Josh Bersin performance management RelatedMatters ROI TeamRelate WorkAngelIf you follow @Ceridian or any HR analysts on Twitter, you will have noticed over the last couple of weeks that the Twittersphere was buzzing with the hashtag #CeridianINSIGHTS.

Trends, Tools and Techniques Impacting Compensation Management [WEBCAST]

Ceridian

Joining me will be Jayson Saba, Ceridian’s VP of Market Research and Industry Relations, and Tom Wilson, President of The Wilson Group. Human Capital Management Recruitment & Talent Management Compensation Management human capital management jayson saba talent retention The Wilson Group Tom Wilson top talent Total Rewards webcastJohn Whyte – Senior Manager, Dayforce Talent Management, Ceridian.

Successful HR Technology Transformations Begin Well Before Implementation

Ceridian

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.

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5 sessions from industry leaders you can’t miss at #CeridianINSIGHTS

Ceridian

By Jayson Saba, VP of Market Research & Industry Relations, Ceridian. Jayson Saba is VP of Market Research and Industry Relations at Ceridian. In a few short weeks, I get to spend a few days with the best customers in the world at INSIGHTS 2016 in Las Vegas.

4 great reasons to invest in better HR technology

Ceridian

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 […].

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Looking back at the 2014 buzz in HR Technology

Ceridian

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

Ceridian

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?

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5 tips for making retention a key priority in 2015

Ceridian

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.

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Talent Management Software Vendors get a C+ in Customer Satisfaction

Josh Bersin

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.

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The Integration of Talent Management Systems Comes to Forefront

Josh Bersin

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.

Is Saba Coming Back?

Bersin

Saba Software, the pioneer of the enterprise LMS business (yes, they really did define this market), seems to be coming back. I've been following Saba for more than 14 years now (I used client/server version – Saba 3.0), and the company […]. I had the opportunity to attend the 2014 user conference and things feel different. Learning Providers

How to Involve Employees In Goal Setting - Even If You're 99% Sure Some of Their Ideas Will Suck.

The HR Capitalist

I'm up over at Saba Software talking about goal setting - something that should be on everyone's mind at the start of the year, right? Take a look at this episode of TalentTalks at Saba Software to learn more/how.

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7 Must-Ask Questions About Cloud Technology Providers

Ceridian

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 […].

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Kenexa Acquires Outstart: Getting Serious about the Corporate Learning Market

Josh Bersin

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.

PODCAST - #HRHappyHour 284 - Transforming HR with Technology, Live from Talent Space 2017

Steve Boese

Guests: Bailey Borzecki, Dogfish Head Brewery , David Mennie, Saba. Steve also shared some early HR Happy Hour tales and his long-time partnership with Halogen Software, (now a part of Saba). HR Happy Hour 284 - Transforming HR with Technology, Live from Talent Space 2017.

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3 key takeaways to help you find happiness though cloud payroll

Ceridian

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’

Ceridian

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

Ceridian

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 […].

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Saba Earnings show Growth and Momentum – Now Truly a SaaS Company

Josh Bersin

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

Josh Bersin

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.

What the Splunk IPO Says about BigData in HR

Josh Bersin

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.

5 new trends coming soon to human capital management in 2015

Ceridian

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 […].

2016: Rethinking employee engagement

Ceridian

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

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5 ways that HR technology can make your life easier today

Ceridian

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 […].

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Dayforce #1 in Vendor Satisfaction and User Experience: Sierra-Cedar 2016-2017 HR Systems Survey

Ceridian

By Jayson Saba, VP of Market Research & Industry Relations, Ceridian. Jayson Saba is VP of Market Research and Industry Relations at Ceridian.

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Stepstone becomes Lumesse – Focus on People not Software

Josh Bersin

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.

5 Areas to Build the ROI Business Case for Payroll Systems

Ceridian

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 […].

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How To Hire For Cultural Fit

Halogen Talent Managment

Make sure to subscribe to Saba Software TV to get notified of new episodes, like the video and leave us a comment with other topics you’d like us to cover! How do you hire for cultural fit? Do you simply find someone who fits the job description, but also likes espresso and ping pong?

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New Internet Bubble hits Talent Management Market

Josh Bersin

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.

Will We See You at #HRTechConf 2017?

Halogen Talent Managment

In its 20 th year, this event is admittedly one of our favorites here at Saba. It's why we're looking forward to meeting HR Tech attendees like you at Saba's booth 1601 to discuss how innovations in modern learning, ongoing performance and real-time engagement can help you reach your goals.

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Virtual Teams, Real Results – 5 field-tested methods for managing virtual employees

Ceridian

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.

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