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Breaking Bad: The Big 5 HCM Suppliers

According to MarketWatch, the global HCM market size in 2018 was $12.6B USD and is poised to grow to $22.6B by 2025!  That is an impressive growth number and companies will be going all out to claim their share of it.  While these ‘Big 5’ take up a massive chunk of the HCM market, the biggest piece of the pie is still quantified as ‘other’, meaning there are a myriad of options for enterprises to choose from.  Before you can even consider the niche players and startups on the cutting edge of HCM technology, you first have to know what the big players can do.  They will claim they can do everything under the sun, but in some cases that’s only ...

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Six ‘Beware’ Factors to Consider in Today’s Cloud HCM Offerings

Its been a long time since HCM solutions were primarily used for ‘counting noses’.   Companies large and small understand the strategic value in their workforce and are aggressively using HCM solutions to support their investment, and HCM providers know it.  Between emerging technology, disruptive companies, mergers and acquisitions, changing licensing models, cloud migrations, and much more, to say today’s HCM software market is under rapid change would be a massive understatement.  Unfortunately, none of us really have the luxury of ignoring these changes lest we be left in the wake of overpaying for a non-compliant, underperforming, and ...

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7 Ways to Walk the Walk With Disruptive Technology

Andrea Alterman
Jul. 1,2015 |

The Internet of Things ( IoT).  Disruptive Technology.  Market Disrupting Suppliers.  Strategic Supplier Sourcing. Have you been hearing a lot about these terms within your organization while sitting in I.T. meetings and in line at the local Starbucks?  Are you already seeing that shift in some technology spend to marketing and other digitally enabled parts of the business?  Have your teams looked into investing more in technologies that would challenge the status quo, but in the end just go with what’s comfortable?  Have your tier one technology suppliers filled you with enough fear, uncertainty and doubt around disruptive technology that ...

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