This paper provides actual savings experienced by Kronos customers and details many key performance metrics and guidance to help HR executives make the right investment decisions to more effectively manage their workforce.
The multigenerational workforce, compliance requirements, and new technologies are the top trends affecting human capital management today. This white paper explores the need for HR leaders to develop new strategies for managing the increasingly diverse workforce, and the role workforce management technology and HCM tools will play in its success.
Every organization strives for a workforce that is engaged, inspired, and motivated to perform at its best day in and day out. But what is the reality?
According to Gallup, only 13 percent of all employees worldwide today are engaged in their jobs — an alarming statistic given the importance of the workforce in fueling growth and meeting other key enterprise goals. Employees are typically an organization’s most vital (and expensive) asset, and when they are disengaged and/or disenfranchised, the ripple effects across the business can impact your profitability and branding.
In fact, each employee generation — and each individual — has unique needs and expectations regarding work. So how do you engage and inspire them? It requires a creative and differentiated approach that accounts for the unique characteristics and requirements of each generation.
Fortunately, new human capital management (HCM) technologies are available today that can help you optimize employee engagement across a
Today, the most important asset for employers is their people. With recent advances in workforce analytics, cloud technology, social media and mobile communications, and talent management applications, HR staff can provide greater long-term value to their organization.
This paper outlines how HR can make use of these technology opportunities to benefit the entire organization.
Download this how-to guide to determining the best workforce management solutions to ease compliance with the Affordable Care Act. Learn how easy it is to track, automate, and analyze data from across your organization and generate:
• Accurate data about average hours worked
• Automated notification to employees of benefit eligibility change
• Real-time analysis of schedules, time records, and benefits
• Generating reports to evidence ACA compliance efforts
Investigations, litigation, and wage recovery focused on wage and hour violations are at an all-time high.
To complicate matters, the introduction of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has added another layer of complexity to managing labor compliance.
Is your organization handling wage and hour conditions correctly? Or could it be one of the vast majority of employers that are out of compliance with wage and hour regulations?
Find out who’s at risk and what you can do in this new free best practices report, courtesy of Kronos.
Trying to manage today’s rapidly evolving compliance requirements with outdated tools drags down productivity, raises costs, and increases your risk of noncompliance. And, it’s making your job harder. Learn how modern, cloud-based workforce management solutions can help you gain the visibility, insights, and management capabilities you need to reduce risk of noncompliance and build business success.
The Total Financial Impact of Employee Absences Survey, produced in collaboration with and commissioned by Kronos, Incorporated, was designed to measure both the direct and indirect costs of employee absences, including costs associated with payroll, replacement workers, overtime and productivity loss. The more accurately employee absences are tracked and managed, the better organizations can monitor, plan and budget for these absences.
While compliance and reporting are absolutely necessary, they will not be sufficient to truly enable an organization's business strategy. Taking this opportunity to think through the ways in which workforce management strategy supports overall business objectives can position HR leads to have a huge impact on organizational performance, as well as costs. This Research Brief looks at how organizations respond to the ACA, as well as the underlying technology foundation that can enable both reporting and the execution of an overall workforce management strategy.
How to end service bureau fees, reduce costs, and control your own payroll process
Download this informative article and find out why managing your payroll in house is more cost-effective than outsourcing — and how it gives you complete control over your processes and data.
Background and History of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
The FLSA regulates minimum wage, overtime, equal pay, recordkeeping,
and child labor. The law is published in Section 29 of the U.S. Code (Section 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)).
The FLSA is enforced by the Wage and Hour Division of the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). The FLSA applies in all states, but states are permitted to develop their own laws and regulations to provide even greater protection for their workers than is provided under federal
law. Where the two laws conflict, the law most beneficial to the employee prevails.
Human capital management solutions can help organizations meet the challenges of managing multiple generations. Learn about HCM strategies such as using mobile technology to optimize communication; offering flexible working hours for work-life balance; managing employee absences for stronger compliance, cost control, and employee well-being; and using analytics for workforce insights.
Facing a more competitive global business landscape with available talent across multiple generations, the challenge to recruit and hire the best workforce today is critical.
Changing workforce demographics are creating skills gaps and putting pressure on employers to source top talent. Learn how human capital management technology tools could be the key to stronger recruiting and hiring.
With the pace of HR technology solution development progressing quickly, HR leaders need to gain a solid understanding of the HR system options available. This tool is designed to help HR leaders build a business case for investing in next-generation HR systems to meet the growing HR demands of your organization. Demands include interfacing or integrating data, incorporating social and mobile technologies, and providing an employee experience that grows from the experience given to candidates.
Employee engagement is being challenged by the increasing diversity of today’s workforce. From aspiring Millennials to aging Baby Boomers — working in a complex mix of full-time, part-time, contingent, temporary, and contract roles — the 21st-century workforce is more diverse than ever, challenging organizations to build and support a corporate culture that fosters employee engagement and drives the employment brand.
Employers want to recruit and hire the best talent in their industry. But what if your organization’s internal processes aren’t set up to support efficient and effective hiring? If HR lacks the support they need for screening, hiring, administration, and reporting, they may end up making poor hiring decisions — decisions that could impact your organization’s bottom line.
Traditional recruiting channels and strategies may no longer yield the necessary talent. HR needs a way to better manage the company’s openings, candidates, and reporting requirements to reduce the rate and cost of bad hires.
It’s time to think more strategically about your entire workforce. Learn the benefits of a unified approach to HCM and workforce management.
In today’s competitive and rapidly changing business environment, sustained success requires a total HCM strategy that focuses on managing, engaging, and retaining your entire workforce — both hourly and salaried employees alike. It also requires a single, unified technology platform that enables managers to successfully execute on that holistic strategy for improved operational efficiency, higher employee engagement, and better business outcomes.
Read the e-book for best-practice advice and valuable insights into the shared future of HCM and workforce management, including:
Where early attempts to bring together HCM and workforce management fell short of expectations
Why you need an integrated HCM and workforce management technology platform to gain complete visibility into your entire workforce and drive better decisions
How a holi
Engaging Employees through a Unified Platform
Learn how simplifying processes with a unified HCM solution can help you better manage all employees and remove barriers to optimal engagement.
An engaged workforce is satisfied and productive. To make this a reality for your organization, you need a human capital strategy that can help you think strategically about managing, engaging, and retaining your entire workforce.
However, in many cases, the systems that manage human capital alienate rather than engage both employees and managers — making it challenging, for example, to easily access schedules or paystubs without having to call HR or do self-service assessments of career path options.
Implementing an effective HCM strategy supported by the right workforce technology can save your organization time and resources, improve the management of your people-related processes, and drive greater employee engagement.
How do you know for sure that you're managing compliance with labor laws and regulations correctly and accurately? Start by completing this checklist. Responses to a recent Kronos® survey of 812 HR and payroll managers identified five key compliance readiness issues that organizations need to address to reduce risk of noncompliance.
These issues were determined from questions such as:
•Can I easily respond to and communicate to my organization about new regulations within 60 to 90 days?
•Do I spend more time on duplicate data entry among various systems than I do on strategic initiatives?
•Does my workforce management vendor provide education and tools that help my organization stay compliant?
Download this piece and complete the entire checklist to see where your organization stands on compliance preparedness. You can also and find out more about the Kronos single unified platform for HR and payroll that can help you adapt to regulatory changes and reduce the data-entry complexity, co
In this article, learn the implications for companies when they don’t have reliable payroll processes that deliver accurate paychecks and what companies can do to rectify this issue:
•Paycheck errors can negatively impact employee engagement
•Nearly half of U.S. employees will look for a new job after having two problems with their paycheck
•An automated payroll solution enables managers to review employee time daily and manage by exception, increasing payroll accuracy and saving manager and payroll staff time
•Email alerts and a robust workflow can identify payroll issues before they become trends
Download this informative article to learn more about the impact of payroll errors and the advantages of using an automated Kronos® workforce management solution to create perfect paychecks.
Learn how your organization can develop a high-performance workforce that drives bottom-line results with this Time and Attendance Solution Guide.
• Get the most from your workforce — and your budget — as you gain valuable insight
• Ease the compliance challenge and ensure workplace fairness
• Boost productivity by empowering employees to do more with less
Download the guide to see how Kronos Time and Attendance can help your organization engage the workforce, control labor costs, minimize compliance risk, and improve workforce productivity.
It's been shown that having a more effective onboarding approach can lead to better new-employee retention, reduced turnover, and getting new hires up and running more quickly. Our eBook explains why good onboarding matters and offers best practices for creating your own successful program that transforms onboarding from a chore into an opportunity.
•Why ensuring a great employee experience is a critical competitive differentiator
•The value of preboarding for ensuring new-hire progress before day one
•Onboarding essentials that include specific action items for your new hire's first day through their first six months
•How sharing onboarding processes among different stakeholders can help boost overall effectiveness
•The value of measuring your onboarding program's success
Download this informative eBook and use it as a guide to create a more effective, hassle-free onboarding program for the benefit of both your new hires and your organization
With the pace of HR technology solution development progressing quickly, HR leaders need to gain a solid understanding of the HR system options available. This tool is designed to help HR leaders build a business case for investing in next-generation HR systems to meet the growing HR demands of your organization. Demands include interfacing or integrating data, incorporating social and mobile technologies, and providing an employee experience that grows from the experience given to candidates