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gartner workforce review sumtotal  or talent management, which Gartner defines as a set of HR practices that focus on acquisition, management, and optimization of the enterprise workforce. These practices include such processes as competency and skills management, succession planning, and team management. The key tenet of HCM is that companies must change the mind-set of viewing employees as an administrative cost, and instead see them as a strategic investment and a key enterprise asset, with a resulting focus on aligning workforce Read More

Integrated Workforce Management (WFM) Platforms: Fact or Fiction? - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series analyzed the major modules of integrated workforce management (WFM) suites that organizations can deploy to better schedule and assign work in their production and distribution facilities, and in retail stores. Concrete examples of commercially available products included those from Kronos and RedPrairie Corporation, given those two vendors’ notable

gartner workforce review sumtotal  Workforce Management (WFM) Platforms: Fact or Fiction? - Part 2 Part 1 of this blog series analyzed the major modules of integrated  workforce management (WFM)  suites that organizations can deploy to better schedule and assign work in their production and distribution facilities, and in retail stores. Concrete examples of commercially available products included those from Kronos and RedPrairie Corporation , given those two vendors’ notable recent moves in the WFM field. While Part 1 Read More

Kronos Launches Workforce Tablet


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gartner workforce review sumtotal  Launches Workforce Tablet During the  KronosWorks conference in Las Vegas, Kronos  introduced Workforce Tablet , a new app designed for the Apple iPad. The solution—available in the Apple App Store—provides real-time access  to the Kronos Workforce Central suite. The list of key features mentioned in the press release (i.e., analytics, geosensing, scheduling, staffing,  and time card approvals) indicates that the app is intended for users in management positions. Mr. Bill Bartow, vice Read More

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gartner workforce review sumtotal  Dispatch in Field Service Exception Management for an Effective Mobile Workforce In mobile workforce management, there’s a lot of focus on the plan. Because you can’t expect your field resources to be more effective than the plan you provided to them. And that makes sense. But planning is an ongoing effort. The plan is really only the plan at the start of the day. Because there are exceptions all the time. Read More

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Kronos Unveils Workforce Central 7


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