Benefits of Going Local

What organizations need to consider when leveraging a local-based approach to long-term international assignments. By Lisa Johnson As companies continue to expand and grow globally, so do the needs of their international assignments. The one-size-fits-all, home country balance sheet policy has been the backbone of long-term assignments for many years. However, this policy may no […]

Market Shifts Continue in Outsourced Payroll Market

Providers find opportunities in globalization and expanding needs of clients as payroll evolves as the foundation supporting all other HR services.   by Andy Teng It’s the most mature and foundational domain in the HRO spectrum, yet the outsourced payroll market these days is undergoing significant changes. That’s because payroll service providers are no longer […]

A Global Payroll Worth Banking on

Streamlining payroll for Wachovia’s multiple overseas satellite offices had myriad challenges that made for a daunting task. But a growing global outsourcing organization provided a unique and successful solution   by Russ Banham   Wachovia, one of the largest banking entities in the U.S., has a much smaller presence overseas, operating small units comprising of […]

Resource Guide—Payroll Case Study

To make outsourcing truly effective for ideal image, the hair-removal services company needed a razor-sharp provider that can accommodate its rapid growth. by Dean Akers, CEO, Ideal Image Tampa, FL-based Ideal Image, founded in 2001, is a national laser hair removal clinic that has expanded to more than 50 sites across the U.S., with additional […]

Top Payroll Deals of 2005

A broader adoption of multi-tower deals means payroll is often rolled up in full-service outsourcing agreements. by Andy Teng Outsourcing payroll just isn’t what it used to be. Although industry estimates indicate that fewer than 50 percent of all companies outsource payroll (the universe includes millions of small businesses), the number of standalone payroll deals […]

ADP Helps Caribou Coffee Blend Service Excellence with Payroll and HR Management

1000th ADP Enterprise HR Customer Gains Efficiencies with Self Service Technology ROSELAND, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 20, 2005–ADP National Account Services, part of the Employer Services Division, a leading provider of outsourced payroll, benefits and HR services for large employers, today announced that Caribou Coffee has begun implementation of its Enterprise HR(SM) solution to streamline HR and […]

The Mercer Report: Are You Ready For Change?

By Sharon Cunninghis A perfect storm is brewing in the healthcare benefits market. Be prepared. Employers are pivotal players in today’s healthcare system, but their role has remained remarkably passive. Yes, organizations absorb much of the cost of coverage, ensure that they are in compliance with the complicated requirements of the Affordable Care Act, and […]

Change Driving Change

HR will have their eyes on tech, talent, and leadership development in the coming year. By Dave Zielinski As organizations across industries experience disruptive change, HR executives are being challenged to be increasingly agile and resourceful in their strategic planning in order to meet shifting talent and compliance demands. Because of the accelerating digital revolution, […]

Leading For The Future

We recognize 20 CHROs for their pursuit to align HR strategy to business outcomes. Debbie Bolla For our third annual CHRO of the Year awards, HRO Today recognizes those CHROs with the capabilities to adapt to a competitive business environment in order to deliver the insight needed for HR transformation. We understand the importance of […]