Human Capital Management

Content in this area will help HR, payroll, talent, and recruiting professionals understand how to get the most out of both SAP and SAP SuccessFactors technologies across core HR, payroll, time management, talent management, recruiting, and employee experience. This area will include content that helps HR organizations leverage the latest HCM and HXM technology to meet the requirements of increased workforce efficiency, greater employee engagement, improved employee experience, and reduced costs of critical business processes. 


  1. Video Q&A: Dr. Steve Hunt discusses the post-COVID return to the office

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    Video Q&A: Amy Wilson Discusses SAP SuccessFactors Time Tracking

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    Meet the Women Steering the Ship at SAP SuccessFactors

    Reading time: 14 mins


  1. Everything Benefits

    Reading time: 14 mins

    EverythingBenefits is the leading provider of next-generation, end-to-end benefit technology solutions and services that help businesses of all sizes and their employees experience benefits in more meaningful ways. By leveraging an open business model, EverythingBenefits partners with benefit brokers, independent agents, insurers, payroll or Human Capital Management
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    Financial Analytics as a Strategic Business Asset

    Reading time: 9 mins

    A curiosity is driving finance leaders to learn how automation, artificial intelligence (AI), and machine learning can elevate the finance function and with it, the company’s entire analytics strategy. At the heart of this desire is data. This article explores how modernization and financial analytics can work together to help the finance department deliver value…
  3. Your Enterprise Analytics Strategy Is Incomplete Without a Data Hub

    Reading time: 4 mins

    by Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, Supply Chain Management, SAPinsider   Data Hubs, Data Lakes and Data Warehouses… this case…terminology matters I am an anti-jargon guy, but sometimes, jargons do matter. This is one such case. “We need a data lake in our data architecture”-is something I have been hearing a lot recently.…
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    Understanding Embedded Analytics

    Reading time: 2 mins

    by Kumar Singh, Research Director, Data & Analytics, SAPinsider Business Intelligence tools and their limitations The advent of Business Intelligence (BI) tools, decades ago, was groundbreaking. Functional managers and business process system users, who were consistently sucked into the myarid world of transactional databases, finally had an opportunity to look at data and reports on…...…
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    Leveraging Data Connection Gateways to Harness Full Value from Analytics Investments

    Reading time: 7 mins

    By Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, SAPinsider   The critical role of analytics in digital transformation Organizations today are rapidly evolving into mathematical corporations, driven by analytics and technology. Fueled by an explosion in data, they are making strategic as well as day-to-day decisions based on insights generated by this data. Hence, it…
  6. How SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) aligns with evolving trends in data and analytics

    Reading time: 4 mins

    by Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, SAPinsider   With data rapidly becoming the new currency, we have recently seen an explosion in the number of data and analytics tools in the marketplace. Advances in computing technology, availability of open source programming tools and the exponential increase in the data that organizations generate and…...…
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    HR Takeaways From SAP’s Q2 2021 Earnings Call

    Reading time: 3 mins

    SAP CEO Christian Klein met with investors this week to discuss the vendor’s Q2 2021 results. On the HCM front, integration and compliance were the key topics of interest. In this summary, learn: – How SAP is integrating its cloud solutions to meet the demands of current on-premise customers. – How tying HR to finance…
  8. The State of Human Experience in the Workplace Benchmark Webinar

    Employee experience has been a growing topic for years, but the COVID-19 pandemic has amplified its importance. With many employees forced to move to partial or fully remote working arrangements, employers needed to find new ways to engage with both existing workers and potential recruits. This has become even more vital on the back end…
  9. Looking for Opportunities to Leverage Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Your Business ? Use These Three Ingredients

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    by Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, Supply Chain Management, SAPinsider   Common business sense dictates that no two organizations will be the same in terms of organizational structure, culture, current capabilities etc. so any strategic initiative that may work for one  might not work for another. Yet, when we embark on strategic digital…
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    How Cloud Can Transform the Realm of Analytics Pilots

    Reading time: 8 mins

    by Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, SAPinsider   Getting into the pilot seat Pilots are a critical element in advanced analytics journeys. For those not familiar with this jargon, a pilot essentially is testing a analytics application use case, in a scaled down, siloed environment. And as organizations evolve in their analytics journey, they…