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January 19, 2021
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Cloud HR: Transforming your business this New Year

Cloud HR: Transforming your business this New Year Many of us will have set new year’s resolutions in our personal lives; so why not apply the same resolve to work? With the new year ahead now is the perfect time to get your business ready to do even better. Examine your financial performance, reflect on future goals and work hard to motivate your team to drive the business forward. Whilst 2020 has been one of economic downturn and challenges for many businesses, gear up to forge ahead in 2021 and take stock of performance to ultimately prevail in the new […]
January 15, 2021
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Introducing SuccessFactors Cloud-based Time Tracking

Introducing SuccessFactors Cloud-based Time Tracking Responding to the increased demand for flexible time management capabilities due to increasing restrictions imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic, SAP SuccessFactors as launched their new Time Tracking product. Empowering employees with cloud-based self-service time and attendance tracking, the solution enables employers to pay their workforce accurately and on time. What is SuccessFactors Time Tracking? Integrating with the SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central and SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central Payroll, SAP’s new Time Tracking product provides advanced time and attendance capabilities, delivered in a real-time view. Offering employee’s greater transparency into their pay and better control over their […]
December 17, 2020

How to Keep Your Remote Employees Learning

How to Keep Your Remote Employees Learning Continuous learning in the workplace is critical. The benefits of continuous training as discussed by Chron include expanding your employees’ knowledge, addressing their weaknesses (and even turning them into strengths), and increasing employee satisfaction. Consequently, all this is bound to increase your employees’ confidence and enhance their engagement. And as discussed previously in our post Why Is Employee Engagement Important at the Workplace?, we noted how engaged employees are the best kind, as they are generally more motivated and happier. All this, in turn, can lead to improved on-the-job performance — to the benefit of your […]
November 11, 2020
How to export data from Employee Central?

How to export data from Employee Central?

How to export data from Employee Central? SAP Employee Central is superior HR software, which improves productivity by providing leaders with the data needed to make more effective business decisions. When working with this SuccessFactors tool, you will need to know how to export this data. There are four main methods of exporting data from employee central: UDF (User Data File) Employee Delta Export Generic Object Data Exporting Data with Reporting User Data File The user data file can be exported from the Admin Center by selecting User Information, and then Employee Export in the navigation menu. Under the Specify […]
October 14, 2020
Making Learning Stick

Making Learning Stick

Making Learning Stick One of the most common fears that face learners during a training course is forgetting what skills they have learnt. Memory is integral when it comes to learning, and sometimes the things you listen to go into one ear and out of the other, so how do you make learning stick?   Train The Memory Creating a few memory exercises before and after the training session is a great way to keep employees focused on the course. There are a variety of ways you can do this: Create a quiz at the end of the course, which […]
September 17, 2020
Top Digital Strategies For Businesses

Top Digital Strategies For Businesses

Top Digital Strategies For Businesses The advancement of digital technologies has driven new ways of working, collaborating and communicating online. As many businesses start to experience the benefits of going digital, we have put together some useful tips to help improve projects online.   Create A Digital Approach to Learning Enhance your employee’s skills and talents by taking a digital approach. The BLEND Learning Experience Platform can be integrated into the SAP SuccessFactors Suite to automate a variety of time-consuming tasks including: Creating a Learning and Development Strategy. Content Creation. Recommending Learning Opportunities. Creating Learning Pathways.     Measure Performance […]
September 10, 2020
How Can BLEND Transform Learning in Your Organisation_

How Can BLEND Transform Learning in Your Organisation?

How Can BLEND Transform Learning in Your Organisation? Many businesses have experienced some significant changes in the way they work, with many employees working from home. According to a report from The Office for National Statistics, 46.6% of people in employment worked from home in April 2020. This change has led to many organisations cancelling onsite and off-site training sessions, which has resulted in delays to upskilling their employees. An efficient way to solve these issues is by moving learning practices to digital by integrating SuccessFactors with the BLEND Learning Experience Platform.   What is BLEND? BLEND is an app […]
August 25, 2020

Understanding Data Models in SAP SuccessFactors

Understanding Data Models in SAP SuccessFactors SAP SuccessFactors defines its data by using a number of data models. All of these data elements have an impact on the modules of the SuccessFactors Suite, so it’s important to understand what they are.   What is a Data Model? A data model describes how data elements are structured within a database. They also define the properties of these elements and define their relationships with each other. There are two types of company data that can be used in a data model: Employee Data Personal employee data such as name, date of birth, […]
August 14, 2020

SAP SuccessFactors Suite: Abbreviations and Their Definitions

SAP SuccessFactors Suite: Abbreviations and Their Definitions When it comes to understanding SuccessFactors for the first time, you’ll start to find a whole range of abbreviations and buzzwords, which can be confusing to understand. Here at TalenTeam, we have put together a useful list to help you to know the terminology from the SAP SuccessFactors Suite.   ATS An Applicant Tracking System (ATS) is a tool which can map the entire recruiting process for candidates. This recruitment program can also do the following: Store the individual process steps in the form of activities Create activities for each assignment of a […]
July 16, 2020
HXM: The Next Chapter of SAP SuccessFactors

HXM: The Next Chapter of SAP SuccessFactors

HXM: The Next Chapter of SAP SuccessFactors The future of HR is no longer a back-office function, but about delivering outstanding experiences. By combining experience with operational data, SAP SuccessFactors has evolved Human Capital Management (HCM) into new groundbreaking technology, and it’s called HXM.   What is HXM? Human Experience Management (HXM) pushes HR processes and decisions to go beyond facilitating transactions, to truly reinventing employee experiences in ways that accelerates business growth. “At SAP, this means redesigning experiences with the end user in mind across the entire HR ecosystem. In other words, creating experiences that allow candidates, new hires, […]
June 22, 2020

How To Discover The Right Talent In The Digital Era

How To Discover The Right Talent In The Digital Era With the rapid growth of new online technologies, the digital landscape of recruitment is very busy. From selecting the right tools to collecting the most relevant sources of information, discover our latest tips on how to find the right talent online. Use Big Data And Data-Driven Insights The importance of data and its role in HR decision making can’t be understated. With the power of Big Data and Data-Driven insights, many businesses have managed to collect key insights from consumer data, and have developed better workforces and business decisions. From […]
June 12, 2020
How To Support Your Employee's Mental Health and Wellbeing Online

How To Support Your Employee’s Mental Health and Wellbeing Online

How To Support Your Employee’s Mental Health and Wellbeing Online Work is a major part of their life for many people. It is where they spend most of their time, interacting with others and often make friends for life. Since the lockdown was introduced, these office interactions have decreased because more employees’ have had to work from home. The combination of homeschooling, working from home, the fear of becoming ill and restricted access to visit loved ones has naturally affected mental health. Here at TalenTeam, we have created a list and a solution to help improve your employees’ wellbeing during […]

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