TrueBlue | September 20, 2023
TrueBlue Achieves 40% ROI through Oracle Fusion Cloud Applications implementation.
Centralized Finance and HR Processes Enhance Productivity and Reduce Costs.
Over 11,000 organizations opt for Oracle Cloud ERP and HCM Solutions.
TrueBlue, a leader in specialized workforce solutions, has automated its finance and HR operations using Oracle Fusion Cloud Applications Suite, resulting in a remarkable 40% return on investment (ROI). Leveraging Oracle Fusion Cloud Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Oracle Fusion Cloud Human Capital Management (HCM), TrueBlue has achieved heightened productivity, cost reduction, and enhanced business insights by streamlining and automating its finance and HR processes. This strategic move empowers TrueBlue to better assist its clients in achieving growth while addressing evolving workforce demands.
TrueBlue, dedicated to improving growth and performance by offering staffing, workforce management, and recruitment process outsourcing solutions, annually connects over 600,000 individuals with job opportunities. To tackle the challenge of managing 20 disparate financial and HR applications accumulated over several years through organic growth and acquisitions, TrueBlue made the decision to consolidate its finance and HR processes with Oracle Fusion Applications.
Derrek Gafford, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of TrueBlue, emphasized the positive impact of this transformation, noting,
Our legacy systems were a struggle to maintain resulting in unnecessary delays, which hampered our ability to innovate.
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He added that with Oracle Fusion Applications, they had been able to bring finance and HR together on a single shared platform. He mentioned that this had helped them eliminate manual processes, improve the speed and accuracy of their business operations, and enhance their ability to meet demand. By implementing Oracle Cloud ERP and Oracle Cloud HCM, TrueBlue has realized tangible benefits, including automating billing to decrease days sales outstanding by 20 days and cutting three days from its financial close cycle. Furthermore, Oracle Cloud HCM has streamlined HR tasks, allowing employees to dedicate more time to achieving their career and growth goals.
Steve Miranda, Executive Vice President of Applications Development at Oracle, praised TrueBlue's approach, noting,
To efficiently support stakeholders and fulfill its mission to connect work and people, TrueBlue needed to streamline processes, consolidate systems, and embrace automation.
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He added that with Oracle Fusion Applications, TrueBlue had been able to take advantage of Oracle's integrated suite of applications to bring finance and HR together. He noted that this had made a significant difference to the way TrueBlue ran its business and was helping the team drive innovation to better serve clients both in the present and the future.
Oracle Cloud ERP offers a comprehensive suite of enterprise finance and operations capabilities, encompassing financials, accounting hub, procurement, project management, enterprise performance management, risk management, subscription management, supply chain management and manufacturing. On the other hand, Oracle Cloud HCM provides market-leading features for human resources, talent management, workforce management, payroll, and the award-winning employee experience platform, Oracle ME. This transformative move by TrueBlue underscores the power of automation and integration in enhancing business efficiency and competitiveness. It exemplifies the benefits that organizations can achieve by embracing modern cloud-based solutions.
Business Wire | October 31, 2023
Fisher Phillips, an international law firm representing employers, is proud to announce the launch of fpSOLUTIONS, a new venture offering easy access to cost-effective HR solutions, including customizable documents, checklists, forms, handbooks and compliance toolkits powered by Fisher Phillips and backed by a comprehensive suite of consulting services including human resource support.
said John Polson, Fisher Phillips’ Chairman and Managing Partner.
fpSOLUTIONS will leverage Fisher Phillips’ decades of experience in employment law to offer HR compliance solutions without a full-service law firm engagement. This new venture allows us to offer various forms of comprehensive and accessible support to help companies navigate everything from HR operations and compliance to training and performance improvement and everything in between.
fpSOLUTIONS currently offers turn-key but adaptable products for today’s HR leaders, including
International Remote Work support
Reduction in Force tools
CAL/OSHA Compliance products
Arbitration agreements and support
Wage and hour compliance products
fpSOLUTIONS also offers various services, available specifically to US organizations of the same size, which include
Affirmative Action Plans and Compliance
Compensation Consulting and Research
Data Privacy Compliance
Cyber Security Assessments
The company will be led by CEO Mark Wilbur, a 30-year HR and strategic management consulting veteran. Wilbur previously served as CEO and President of Employers Group, where he transformed the 125-year-old leading advocacy and professional services organization into EverythingHR. He was also a successful Partner at Andersen Consulting where he provided strategic and operational management consulting services to national and global Fortune 1000 companies.
“We designed fpSOLUTIONS to be the go-to resource hub offering an array of fully customizable products and services to best fit a company’s specific needs based on industry, location and size,” said Wilbur. "We aim to provide easy access to practical solutions companies need to streamline day-to-day HR compliance and optimize success."
About Fisher Phillips
With nearly 600 attorneys across the United States and Mexico, and a vast network of attorneys in jurisdictions around the globe, Fisher Phillips advises and advocates for employers on an international scale. Through our technology-driven approach and commitment to diversity and inclusion, we partner with companies to achieve their business objectives, anticipate potential disruption, and provide the legal guidance to navigate and resolve the workplace matters critical to their success.
fpSOLUTIONS provides customizable documents, checklists, forms, handbooks and compliance toolkits powered by Fisher Phillips and backed by a comprehensive suite of consulting services including human resources support, human capital management, and change management. fpSOLUTIONS combines technology with experienced professional support to deliver a robust and practical solution to HR compliance and management.
Business Wire | October 26, 2023
iQor, a leading managed services provider of digitally enabled business process outsourcing (BPO) customer experience solutions, has launched Symphony [AI]TM, a generative AI ecosystem that will redefine the landscape of employee training and development. By leveraging iQor's accumulated process knowledge honed over decades supporting customers, Symphony [AI] integrates innovative AI tools and proprietary large language models (LLMs) with research-driven active learning methodologies to deliver an unmatched training experience that contributes to an enhanced employee lifecycle and an irresistible customer experience.
said iQor Senior Vice President of Global Learning and Development John Kruper.
Symphony [AI] encapsulates our unwavering commitment to our people. By blending our process expertise with artificial intelligence, Symphony [AI] will facilitate more effective and meaningful learning and development experiences that contribute to a thriving workplace culture of excellence.
Symphony [AI] will reshape the employee training, nesting, and development experience in three primary ways to empower agents from the outset. This drives a better employee experience that promotes growth and development, resulting in excellent customer experiences.
Training Techniques: Drawing from methodologies that accelerate learning, Symphony [AI] helps ensure employees grasp concepts faster and retain knowledge longer to create smiles from the start.
Active Learning: Through dynamic learning modules and iQor’s active learning expertise, Symphony [AI] helps make training more interactive and engaging, promoting active participation and holistic development.
Development Paths: Based on iQor's accumulated process knowledge, Symphony [AI] facilitates personalized training experiences that address individual strengths and areas of growth while cultivating an irresistible work culture.
iQor's generative AI experience underscores the BPO’s dedication to investing in its most valuable asset—its people. iQor remains at the forefront of innovation, ensuring employees are equipped, engaged, and inspired throughout their career journey.