What is Change Enablement and Why Your Next Technology Initiative Depends on It

Toni Birdsong — Jul 2019

You know that Change Enablement is important your ROI but can't quite get your head around how to integrate it into your next technology initiative. Don't worry, you aren't alone. Change Enablement isn't a skill set you master overnight. It takes years of knowledge and hands-on experience to understand the tools of Change Enablement, the workforce nuances that affect it, and how to leverage it to drive a new technology adoption.

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7 Ways to Survive [And Thrive] In a Constantly Changing Workplace

Toni Birdsong — Feb 2019

Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything. 
~ George Bernard Shaw

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Not Optimizing Kronos WFC 8.0? It Could Be Costing You Big Bucks

Toni Birdsong — Jan 2019

You may not be able to control a lot of external factors that hit your business but you can control your labor costs and the degree of efficiency within your four walls. If you are a Kronos Workforce Central (WFC) 8.0 user, the New Year is the perfect time to zero in on — and optimize — the power tools within your platform so you can see positive changes in your workflow this year.

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3 Resolutions to Maximize Your Kronos Platform in 2019

Toni Birdsong — Dec 2018

It’s a remarkable statistic that most companies use less than 50% of their Kronos software functionality, which, if you think about it, is a lot like owning a Ferrari and never breaking 55 mph, right?

With that statistic mind, we’re proposing — okay, strongly suggesting — three game-changing resolutions for Kronos users in 2019.

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Pitch Perfect: How to Get Your Budget Request Approved

Toni Birdsong — Dec 2018

There’s no getting around it. You’ve been given a mandate to streamline labor costs and meet current compliance regulations. Sounds great, only you have a dozen different shift and union variables that span multiple business units. Your workforce management software isn’t configured to meet this tall directive. You need additional resources and you need them like yesterday.

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5 Reasons Employees Resist Change and How to Make It Easier

Toni Birdsong — Dec 2018

(Editor’s note: This is part two of our series on specific strategies to help your team embrace change in the workplace. Read part one, here).

You’re looking forward to the new software upgrade; as a member of upper management, you’re ecstatic about it actually. There’s no doubt that once the change is adopted enterprise-wide, it will reduce labor costs, alleviate compliance worries, and boost the company’s bottom line.

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Top Notes & Quotes from KronosWorks 2018

Toni Birdsong — Nov 2018

This year more than 2,500 Kronos® technology experts, customers, and partners gathered at the Aria Las Vegas to access the inside track on how technology and humanity are merging to transform both the workforce (WFM) and human capital management (HCM) arenas.

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