3 Major Threats to User-Adoption during a Kronos Version 8.0 Upgrade

Jan 6, 2017 8:00:00 AM

User-adoption is a major challenge for any organization upgrading or implementing WFM software. People are programmed to resist change. As workforce innovators, it is the project leaders job to proactively monitor any variables that may hinder users from fully adopting the new software. Fear of the unknown is one of the main contributing factors of a lack of user adoption. In order to take steps towards shedding light on some common unknown project variables, here are the three major threats to user-adoption we have seen during a Kronos Version 8.0 upgrade.

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Goodbye 2016, Hello 2017: Workforce Management Trends in the New Year

Dec 29, 2016 8:03:07 AM

2016 has been quite the year. People everywhere are eagerly waiting for New Years Eve so they can watch the ball drop and finally leave 2016 behind. As we move forward into 2017, there is a hope that this year will be significantly better than the last. Though the world experienced some negative changes, there was still a lot of positive forward movement, especially in the field of Workforce Management. The workforce is continually evolving, forcing organizations to rethink the way they manage human capital. As the field continues to develop, there are some major workforce management trends organizations should have on their radar this year. Here are some of the things to watch for in 2017:

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What does a Kronos Implementation Audit | Gap Analysis look like?

Dec 16, 2016 8:30:00 AM

One of the most unique and beneficial Kronos services Improvizations offers is our Implementation Audit or Gap Analysis. We believe before you can reach your destination, you need to understand starting point. Organizations launching an enterprise upgrade or implementation need to engage in Strategic implementation planning. A key step of strategic planning is the process of conducting a Gap Analysis.

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Kronos Training: You’re Doing it Wrong

Dec 2, 2016 8:57:57 AM

The complexities inherent in Kronos training are often ignored. Training can be seen as a small part of project implementation, not requiring much attention. Organizations can forget the importance of training and that training invests in one of their most valuable resources: the workforce. Maximizing the potential and skills of your employees can optimize all other aspects of your organization. The minimized value placed on training is not the only misconception associated with Kronos training. Here are the top three most common reasons organizations end up doing Kronos Training the wrong way.

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ALERT: New Overtime Rule put on hold by Department of Labor

Nov 23, 2016 11:40:51 AM

According to recent reports, a Federal judge in Texas has blocked the new overtime rule, created to raise the FLSA’s salary threshold. An injunction was filed due to a lawsuit challenging the DOL’s authority to raise the salary threshold, bringing organizations across the country to a stand still. Judge Amos Mazzant of the U.S District Court of the Eastern District, who granted the injunction, said, “A preliminary injunction preserves the status quo while the court determines the department's authority to make the final rule as well as the final rule's validity.” www.shrm.org

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Companies can lose millions of dollars because of rounding rule abuse or incorrect clock restrictions. Do you know if you are one of them?
Most companies use less than 50% of Kronos workforce management software functionality. How much utilization do you have?
Would you benefit from a process that helps your organization verify your Kronos configuration and associated processes to ensure you are making the most of your Kronos application?

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Companies invest substantial labor and financial resources to deploy workforce management software Why do so many projects fail?
Do you know the best practices - and the pitfalls to watch for - to deliver a successful project?

Our white paper, Successful WFM Strategies, explores effective steps you can take to deliver a successful project.

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Are you thinking about upgrading? There are different ways to approach an upgrade. Learn more, or download our Ready to Upgrade checklist, to explore your options.

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