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Josh Bersin, Katherine Jones
This buyer's guide is intended to provide direction to end-users seeking to acquire talent management applications in today's market. The report serves as a guidebook and education for buyers, vendors and investors on this important HR software market.
Our Talent Management Systems Buyer’s Guide is an invaluable tool for HR professionals looking to establish criteria for selecting a talent management software solution. Bersin & Associates has developed this guide to assist readers in making decisions on the role of technology in their overall talent management planning and execution. The study looks at the real business impact of these technology solutions and identifies true market leaders.
Key trends reviewed in the guide are:
The Buyer’s Guide is based on detailed briefings and product demonstrations provided by 35 vendors, including: ADP, Cornerstone OnDemand, Halogen Software, Healthcare Source, HRsmart, iCIMS, Kenexa, Lawson, Lumesse, NorthgateArinso, Oracle E-Business Suite, Oracle Peoplesoft, Oracle Fusion HCM, PageUp People, Peoplefluent Software, Saba, SAP, SilkRoad, SuccessFactors, SumTotal Systems, Taleo, Technomedia, TowersWatson, Ultimate Software, and Workday.
The guide covers key considerations for talent management systems selection, including: developing an HR technology strategic plan; developing core TM requirements; functionality questions to consider; specific vendor capabilities and partnerships; usability, configurability, interoperability, and cost; and delivery options such as Software as a Service.