4 Long Term Benefits of HRMS Software

Implementing an HRMS can enable you to meet your short and medium term goals, but what about longer term? Looking ahead 15-20 years, how will implementing HRMS have changed your business? Jumping ahead in time, here are four key areas where an HRMS will have provided for long term benefits.

HRMS Will Provide a Foundation of Employee Data

How many companies currently set up employees manually in multiple systems such as timekeeping or expenses? By implementing an HRMS and enabling integrations, the HRMS becomes the cornerstone for process efficiencies and enhancements. In a future state world the HRMS becomes the hub for any employee related data with dual entry only a distant memory of the past.

HRMS Will Provide Strategic Insight into Your Workforce

Who was successful in your organization and promoted from within? What skills, background, training and work experience contributed to this success? An HRMS will provide the data needed over time to create a profile of past successful employees to be able to replicate positive employment conditions and employment opportunities going forward.

HRMS Will Provide Cost and Time Savings, through Technology Such as Self-Service

Organizations have seen that employees and managers are open to new technology powered by HRMS systems. In the next 15-20 years we will see continued movement in that direction as more transactions and functionality are brought into this realm. The expectation is that both employees and managers will become more savvy and astute in HR data, processes and procedures as they get more visibility and responsibility in these areas.

HRMS Will Provide a Complete, International Dataset

Does your company have an international workforce? Many vendors are now recognizing that an HRMS needs to meet the needs of global companies. In 15-20 years you’ll have a more complete dataset on your international employees as the HRMS vendors are continue to improve their offerings in this area.

The next 15-20 years of HRMS promises to be exciting times! Make sure that you’re positioned for success! If you’re ready to make the long term investment into an HRMS, be sure to check out the HRMS Vendor Directory for the latest information about vendor profiles and product overviews.

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Heather Batyski

About the author…

Heather is an experienced HRMS analyst, consultant and manager. Having worked for companies such as Deloitte, Franklin Templeton and Oracle, Heather has first-hand experience of many HRMS solutions including Peoplesoft and Workday.

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Heather Batyski