Entries by Tyler Walker

Inside SuccessFactors Learning

Shantanu Singh Delivery Manager – SuccessFactors/1218 Global HR Solutions shantanu.singh@1218hrs.com  SuccessFactors Learning is a comprehensive, integrated, flexible and innovative Learning Management System that improves business results, boosts productivity, and increases organizational competitiveness by developing leaders, assuring compliance, and creating a culture of continuous learning. Providing support for instructor-led training, e-learning, virtual learning, exams, certifications, and optional extended […]

Data Migration is Not That Difficult

Heather Fuller Global Delivery Manager, 1218 Global HR Solutions heather.fuller@1218hrs.com As a consultant, I am always asked by clients what they should be focusing on at the beginning of an Employee Central or Employee Central Payroll project. When I get this question, I usually smile, because you may already know the answer. You may have already asked […]

Business Opportunity Has No Year-End

The end of the year brings with it a sense of accomplishment for all that was achieved in 2018.  The accountants scramble to finalize the numbers and everyone looks forward to the start of a new year. After all, 2019 brings with it the promise of continuing growth, expanded market share, improved profit, and the […]

EC Payroll, Don’t Overcomplicate It!

Jeroen Wielens Global Delivery Director SAP SuccessFactors at 1218 Global HR Solutions jeroen.wielens@1218hrs.com EC Payroll is one of the most discussed and misunderstood modules in the SAP SuccessFactors space. I’ve seen multiple articles on Twitter and LinkedIn over the last few weeks that are about EC  Payroll SOW’s, who’s including what, glaring misses and what […]

Why Invocable Methods Could Spell the End for Apex Triggers by Amnon Kruvi

Amnon Kruvi, Salesforce Solutions Architect 1218 Global – EMEA Amnon.Kruvi@1218global.com If you have written code on Salesforce before, chances are you have built an Apex trigger in your lifetime. However, on a platform that prides itself on its Clicks, Not Code mentality, the question must be begged: Are triggers the best solution to automate logic that cannot […]

“Old” and “Young” Workers – A Perspective

Jonathan Brostrom Principal Consultant, 1218 Global – EMEA jonathan.brostrom@1218global.com Your Age. Such a simple enough entry on an application. Date of Birth. Age. A number that comes pre-loaded with conceptions, preconceptions, stereotypes, legal implications, attitudes, and story lines. It is the same with your photograph or in-person appearance. Age. What an interesting and unavoidable truth.

Leading Managed Services to a Client Advantage: An Interview with Vince Blockley, Part 2

This is the second in a two-part series of interviews with Vince Blockley, Director – EMEA, 1218 Global. The series provides insight into Managed Services support, details the key Client benefits of a structured Managed Services Program, and identifies how consultants such as 1218 Global can help reduce Client pain points, shorten IT response times, and improve issue […]

Leading Managed Services to a Client Advantage: An Interview with Vince Blockley, Part 1

This is the first in a two-part series of interviews with Vince Blockley, Director – EMEA, 1218 Global. The series provides insight into Managed Services support, details the key Client benefits of a structured Managed Services Program, and identifies how consultancies such as 1218 Global can help reduce Client pain points, shorten IT response times, and improve issue […]

SuccessConnect 18: Innovation and Solution Management with SuccessFactors

Innovation Denis Tournesac, Senior Vice-President, Global Head of General Business and Tak Kusano, Vice President, SuccessFactors presented how SAP is out-innovating the competition. Their focus is on Product and Engineering, Innovation and Extensibility through SAP’s partners and creating the foundation, best practices, and processes, to ensure SAP leverages their vibrant eco-system of great solutions.

Welcome to SAP SuccessConnect 2018: Insights from Las Vegas

SAP SuccessConnect 2018 got underway in Las Vegas this week with over 4,000 customers and 864 Partners in attendance, plus more than 4,000 people attending virtually. Greg Tomb, President SAP SuccessFactors opened the convention with insights into the market and how business is evolving. Stating early in his address, Greg noted “Customers have choice. If […]