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Paving The Way For A Truly Utilized HCM System: A System Review Journey

When you first started exploring the possibility of changing your HR/Payroll system, there were most likely several presentations outlining the functionality of the potential Human Capital Management Systems (HCM) for your organization. Based on all the great things you saw; your organization made the decision to migrate to a new HCM platform. Now that you…

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Every Penny Counts: The Major Implications Of Payroll Errors

Payroll errors and inconsistencies can result in serious repercussions for employees and employers alike. Here, the experts in Human Capital Management (HCM) and Payroll Management Technology at Wise Consulting discuss the implications of payroll errors and how to prevent these errors from occurring. Payroll Errors Hurt Everyone While any type of human resources error can…

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The Beginning Of The [Year] End

The end is near! We are already past Halloween, but if you work in payroll, there are still many spooky days ahead. Year-end payroll planning is already underway and the next two months will be busy and full of challenges unique to your business. In addition to the many to-do’s left on your 2018 list,…

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Vendor Selection

For HR and payroll departments, the wrong HCM vendor can lead to a world of frustration. Generally, HR professionals become uncomfortable with their organization’s HCM technology due to bad implementation, poor vendor support and inadequacies or inefficiencies of the HCM technology. Once you have these feelings towards your current HCM technology, you know it’s time…

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Spending Time To Prepare For An HCM Implementation

By fostering company-wide collaboration and cultivating employee skills, HCM solutions help save time, effort and money, helping you capitalize more effectively on the productivity and talents of your employees. Its capabilities extend beyond core HR functions to identifying, attracting, engaging and retaining top talent while cultivating the full potential of your employees through internal training,…

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The “Wise Way” To Continuous Improvement

The “Wise Way” is about more than tweaking your human capital management (HCM) system using industry-standard optimizations. It’s about always improving upon what you already do well. Recently, two of Wise Consulting’s top subject-matter experts, Ana Woods-Hill, CPP and Amanda Babbidge, GBA talked about what you can do to start right away. What Does “Always…

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Could Your Employees Be Under Withheld For Federal Taxes In 2018?

On Dec. 22, 2017, one of the most significant reforms of the United States Tax Code in over three decades was signed into law. The new law, called the Tax Cuts and Job Act (TCJA), came into effect on Jan. 1, 2018 and significantly changed corporate and individual taxation. Across the country, taxpayers are struggling…

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Signs That Something Is Amiss In Payroll

When there’s no sign of any payroll problems, everyone, including upper management and executives, assumes that things are working just fine. But just because things seem fine doesn’t always mean they are. The sad truth is that often, major, hard-to-repair payroll issues have to happen before companies realize just how deep their payroll issues really…

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What Is Managed Payroll, And Why It Might Be The Right Choice For Your Organization

A manufacturer creates a finished product from raw materials. A distributor sources product and packages and delivers to customers at the right time and place. A hospital diagnoses and treats injuries and sickness. A law firm advises and protects clients on legal matters. A nonprofit aids their selected cause through fundraising and professional assistance. Their…

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