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April 16, 2021
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SuccessFactors Continuous Performance Management Capabilities and Benefits for your Business

SuccessFactors Continuous Performance Management Capabilities and Benefits for your Business If you want to create a high-performing organisation that beats the competition and drives innovation, optimising performance management is the first step! In today’s competitive labour market, checking in with employees once a year is no longer enough. SuccessFactors continuous performance management capabilities enable organisations to focus on forward-looking development and driving high performance by encouraging frequent coaching and feedback between managers and employees. By using continuous performance management, you can create an effective process using informal check-ins and continued dialogue to make happier, more engaged employees and more effective […]
March 30, 2021
Business Goals In a Crisis

The Importance of Creating Effective Business Goals in a Crisis

The Importance of Creating Effective Business Goals in a Crisis COVID-19 has changed the global landscape in many ways, for organisations across the world in virtually every sector. From effectively managing employees who are working from home to the impact on learning, there have been many observations on how disruptive it has been, but it’s also important to look to what you can do to help achieve and maintain stability and performance. It is a case that proves the importance of goals for business; although it has been widely understood that goal setting improves company performance in normal times, it’s […]
March 12, 2021
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BLEND LXP Immersive and Personalised Learning

Immersive and Personalised Learning Experience with BLEND LXP Employee learning has changed dramatically over the years with the introduction of Learning Experience Platforms (LXPs) and the continually changing content market. Companies need to find effective ways to support their learners in finding and consuming content efficiently. Employees need to upgrade their skills in the natural course of work. Adding on an extension to SAP SuccessFactors Learning and SAP Work Zone for HR delivers an immersive learning experience and engages users with personalised, curated, and multi-channel content. With BLEND LXP, TalenTeam has created a truly modern learning experience platform that provides […]
February 23, 2021
Enhancing Training & Development

How to Enhance your Employee Training and Development with Cloud HR

How to Enhance your Employee Training and Development with Cloud HR It’s widely accepted that employee training and development are essential for both employees and employers. In fact a recent survey found 86% of employees say job training is important to them. Without effective training programs in place, in the short term you run into problems such as talent stagnating or moving on (over half of younger workers would be incentivised to switch jobs by better training), as well as a decrease in business efficiency and productivity. Longer-term, businesses can miss out on the highly effective nurturing of talent for […]
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
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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, […]

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