Aon Best Employers India 2017 Winners Announced

A total of 119 organizations representing 14 key industries representing approximately 348,000 employee responses formed the part of Aon Best Employers India 2017 study and winners were recently announced, the jury had eminent personalities from divergent profiles. List of Winners ( No Ranking) AccorHotels India AGS Health Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Company Limited Bajaj Finance Limited Becton Dickinson India Private Limited Bharti Infratel Blue Dart Express Ltd. DHL Express (India) Pvt. Ltd. Godrej Consumer Products Ltd Hewlett Packard Enterprise, India IndiGo Lupin Ltd METRO Cash and Carry India Reliance Capital…

SAP HCM Technology will now help improve workplace diversity

SAP SE recently announced plans to build new capabilities within its SAP® SuccessFactors® HCM Suite to help improve workplace diversity. Using text mining and machine learning based on the SAP HANA® platform, the initiative aims to help companies review job descriptions, performance reviews and similar people processes for potential bias and suggest changes to encourage equity. The announcement was made at the 28th annualSAPPHIRE® NOW conference. These new capabilities will complement existing SAP SuccessFactors offerings that already help address inequity. Analytics and reports focused on diversity and inclusion are available…

RAMCO defies the industry trend, grows exponentially, Profit up by 189% YoY

You thought industry is in doldrums and struggling to maintain top & bottom line, RAMCO is here to prove everyone wrong, just going against the wind. Industry leaders like Infoys, TCS, Wipro are struggling to maintain a steady growth engine where RAMCO claims to have grown by 25%. Recent press release suggest, For the year ended March 31, 2016 (FY: 2015-16), global income of Ramco Systems Limited was USD 69.97m (Rs 454 cr). The net profit after tax for the year stood at USD 6.03m (Rs 39.2cr). Revenue from markets…

Works Applications, Japan based ERP Firm Enters US Market, Offers HCM Application

Japan based ERP Applications provider Works Applications plans to enter US market with its ERP suites, to start with its a eyeing space in HCM market a very competitive and crowded market. The HCM tool called AI Works will be available using a straightforward cost model that includes any implementation and configuration work required by customers in early 2016 reported bloomberg. AI Works offers customers a much lower total cost of ownership compared with Workday, SAP, and Oracle whose solutions often require costly customization. Designed to break away from the traditional…

IBM Plans to Acquire Meteorix, Workday Service Provider

Press Release:  IBM plans to acquire Meteorix LLC, a premier Workday  services partner, to help companies gain new competitive advantage by aligning people with financial performance and redefine work with the speed and simplicity of cloud-delivered finance and HR services. Executives are under increased pressure to make the best possible decisions faster and with more predictable outcomes to drive growth and competitive advantage. Companies are looking for new ways to attract, engage, develop and support employees amidst the fierce global competition for top talent. Advancements in cloud, mobile, analytics and cognitive computing…

Workday Unveils Workday Learning to Align Employee Development and Business Growth

Press Release: Workday, Inc, a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources,  unveiled Workday Learning, a new application intended to offer a more personalized, meaningful learning experience for organizations to evolve and encourage career development at every stage of the employee lifecycle. Workday Learning will be built into the fabric of Workday’s unified suite of applications including Workday Human Capital Management (HCM) and Workday Financial Management, providing customers with a single system to cultivate their workforce, close talent gaps, and drive business growth. Announced at Workday Rising Las…

Randstad to acquire outplacement innovator RiseSmart

Press Release: Randstad Holding nv announces it has reached an agreement to acquire a 100% stake in RiseSmart, a San Jose, California, based market leader in innovative, technology-led career transition services. With this acquisition, and the previous investments of Randstad Innovation Fund, Randstad seizes the opportunity to invest in emerging technologies to better compete in the increasingly evolving HR services industry. RiseSmart provides transitioning solutions to companies whose employees are impacted by restructuring, downsizing, mergers and similar events. Powered by a virtual, scalable model, RiseSmart is considered disruptive to traditional…

Unicorn HRO Announces Partnership with Halogen Software

Unicorn HRO today announced it has entered into a partnership with Halogen Software, a leading provider of cloud-based talent management solutions. Through this association, Unicorn HRO will now offer their clients the Halogen TalentSpace™ suite of products – including market-leading solutions for performance management, learning and development, succession and leadership, compensation, and recruiting. Unicorn HRO is an industry leader offering fully integrated and configurable HR Solutions, including Human Resources, Payroll, Benefits and Insurance. “We are enthusiastic about our partnership with Unicorn HRO,” said Marc Harrison, Vice President of Corporate Development,…

Patriot National Announces Closing of Global HR Research Acquisition

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Patriot National, Inc. (NYSE: PN), a leading provider of technology and outsourcing solutions, announced today that it has closed the previously announced acquisition of Global HR Research (GHRR).  Fort Myers-based GHRR provides pre-employment background screening, assessment and acquisition solutions that augment Patriot’s broad employer service offerings, enabling its corporate clients to improve front-end risk management and reduce the costs of doing business. The aggregate purchase price paid at closing was $24 million in cash, and $18 million in stock, or approximately 6.5X…

Workday Delivers Payroll for the UK

Press Release: Workday, Inc. (NYSE: WDAY), a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources,  announced the general availability of Workday Payroll for the UK. Organically built as part of Workday Financial Management and Workday Human Capital Management (HCM), the new payroll application enables customers with UK employees to address the full spectrum of enterprise payroll needs, providing administrators with the flexibility, control, and insight required to support the unique aspects of their organizations. Workday also announced momentum for Workday Global Payroll Cloud, a partner program that helps customers…