Feb. 14, 2017 | 0 Comments0 Comments
Statement of Work (SOW)-based services and labor now account for more than 40 percent of the average company’s total workforce spend per year. Knowing this, it’s essential that businesses gain visibility into this critical segment and establish procurement control. But where do you start?
Last week, SAP Fieldglass and Sourcing Industry Group (SIG) presented a webinar that looked at key components of true end-to-end SOW management, as well as proven strategies for driving strategic value with services procurement.
Feb. 10, 2017 | 0 Comments0 Comments
Friday’s jobs report represented a milestone of sorts as both the last report of President Obama’s term and the first report of President Trump’s term. With 227,000 jobs created in January, both leaders had reason to claim success. The official unemployment rate ticked up to 4.8% from 4.7% in December, while the labor force participation rate increased to 62.9% from 62.7%, helping to explain an increased unemployment rate in a month where a substantial number of new jobs were added.
Feb. 8, 2017 | 0 Comments0 Comments

Today, Sean Garbett, SAP Fieldglass’ Vice President of Sales for APJ, is joining us to discuss how HR and Procurement must adapt to the growing gig economy. Welcome, Sean!

Feb. 6, 2017 | 0 Comments0 Comments

The Voice of the Customer Series focuses on how our customers are tackling the latest workforce trends and ways we can help them prepare for the future of work.

Feb. 2, 2017 | 0 Comments0 Comments

The misclassification of external workers is an issue receiving international attention. Notable organisations have faced intense scrutiny in the media and courts over their engagement of workers as independent contractors rather than employees.

As the use of contingent labour continues to increase in Australia, the risk of engaging in a “sham contracting” arrangement is becoming a concern for companies across all industries. It’s essential that they examine their workforce and supply chains to identify and address areas of risk.