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  • Two Become One

    Kronos and Ultimate Software Unveil Plans to Rebrand as “UKG”

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    Ultimate Software Ranked #13 on PEOPLE’s 50 Companies That Care 2020 List

  • Top COVID Concerns

    Physical Safety, Psychological Security, Job Stability: Employees Worldwide Share Top COVID-19 Concerns for the Workplace of Today and Tomorrow

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    Here are the next steps in the Kronos, Ultimate Software merger

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    U.S. Workforce Activity

    An Update on U.S. Workforce Activity

    This report explores weekly workforce data across approximately 30,000 U.S. businesses and their 3.2 million employees.

    The Equity at Work Council

    The Equity at Work Council

    The Equity at Work Council is an interdisciplinary group of specialist thought leaders and practitioners working together to understand and develop the science underpinning diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEI&B). The goal of the EWC is to educate employers on evidence-based strategies to achieve more open, inclusive cultures.

    The Workforce Institute

    The Workforce Institute

    The Workforce Institute is a think tank that helps organizations drive performance by addressing HCM and workforce management issues that affect both hourly and salaried employees with a unique focus on the frontline workforce.

    Tuesday, October 13, 2020 | LOWELL, Mass. and WESTON, Fla. NJ TRANSIT, the largest statewide public transportation system in the U.S., will initiate a new era of workforce innovation with the revolutionary UKG Dimensions cloud suite from UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group).

    Thursday, October 8, 2020 | LOWELL, Mass., and WESTON, Fla. UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group), a leading global provider of HCM, payroll, HR service delivery, and workforce management solutions, announced today that the company has earned a 2020 Tech Cares award from TrustRadius

    Wednesday, October 7, 2020 | LOWELL, Mass. and WESTON, Fla. Examining the significant impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on safety and staffing practices in the retail sector, a survey of retail leaders1 by UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group) finds U.S. stores are approaching the holiday shopping season with optimism despite risks posed by perpetual understaffing and a lack of contingency planning that threaten to disrupt business and intensify holiday stress for employees and shoppers.

    Friday, October 2, 2020 | LOWELL, Mass., and WESTON, Fla., The national program recognizes companies building workplaces where women can thrive in technology, and UKG was named the Winner for having the highest overall score of any company with a medium-sized technical workforce.

    Thursday, October 1, 2020 | LONDON, U.K. Kronos Incorporated, PeopleDoc, and Ultimate Software today announced a rebrand and new company name, UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group).

    Wednesday, September 30, 2020 | LOWELL, Mass. Fostering a highly collaborative community of technology partners building innovative and engaging solution extensions to solve modern business challenges, Kronos Incorporated today introduced additional Workforce Dimensions partner applications in the Kronos Marketplace.

    Tuesday, September 29, 2020 | LOWELL, Mass. According to the UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group) Workforce Activity Report for Sept. 21-27, seasonally adjusted weekly U.S. shift growth for September is now averaging 1% per week. Shift work growth began to accelerate in late August with improved growth outpacing summer averages continuing through the middle of September.

    Tuesday, September 29, 2020 | WESTON, Fla. MC Residential, a fast-growing real estate and property management company that strives to help its employees, investors, and residents “Share in the Good Life,” is meeting a variety of compliance challenges using UltiPro, from Ultimate Software, which will become UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group) on October 1 following its merger with Kronos.

    Thursday, September 24, 2020 | LOWELL, Mass. Environment Control, one of the largest commercial building cleaning organizations in the U.S. and a provider of essential services during the COVID-19 pandemic, transformed its employee experience while successfully managing unexpected workforce processes and COVID-19-specific regulations with Kronos Workforce Ready.

    Thursday, September 24, 2020 | BENGALURU, India Kronos Incorporated today announced the findings of a study, in partnership with the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) in India, which found that a staggering 90% of Indian organisations are experiencing a workforce shortage.