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UKG Honored by Google Cloud for Driving Diversity and Inclusion, Mitigating Employee Burnout

LOWELL, Mass., and WESTON, Fla. | UKG has been honored by Google Cloud with two Google Cloud DevOps Awards. Google Cloud recognized UKG for driving diversity and inclusion in the field of DevOps as well as for delivering solutions that help mitigate employee burnout, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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What Would You Like to See Added to Corporate DEI Trainings?

Protocol | There are three fundamental shifts I’d like to see when it comes to improving corporate diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging efforts. First, is to reframe DEI&B “trainings” as foundational learning. In the corporate world, we all go through trainings, but these are almost always compliance-driven.
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Companies are Realizing They Need to Attract Talent with more than just a Good Salary — They Need to Pay for Higher Education and Childcare, Too

Insider | UKG, a human resources and workforce management software company created out of a merger between Kronos and Ultimate Software in spring 2020, offers a variety of benefits to support employees' financial needs at different stages of their lives, Dave Almeda, UKG's chief people officer, told Insider.
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UKG Earns Top Overall Ranking in Nucleus Research HCM Technology Value Matrix

LOWELL, Mass., and WESTON, Fla. | UKG has earned the top overall ranking in the Nucleus Research HCM Technology Value Matrix. For the second consecutive year, UKG is also the only HCM solution provider with two solutions in the Leader quadrant, a recognition of its differentiated, trademarked Life-work Technology approach to solution design.
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UKG Earns Top Honors from Customers with Influential Review-Based Award Wins

LOWELL, Mass., and WESTON, Fla. | UKG today announced new awards and accolades from influential online software-review platforms TrustRadius, G2, and FeaturedCustomers, which utilize authentic end-user ratings and customer feedback as key selection criteria.
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Pat Wadors Named as New UKG Chief People Officer

LOWELL, Mass., and WESTON, Fla. | UKG announced today that Pat Wadors will become Chief People Officer (CPO) of UKG on April 18, 2022. As CPO and a member of the UKG executive team, Wadors will lead the company’s world-class HR organization, guiding its people-related business strategy as UKG continues to grow its organization and award-winning culture.
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Six-Time Paralympic Medalist and Veteran Dan Cnossen Teams Up with UKG Ahead of 2022 Beijing Games

LOWELL, Mass., and WESTON, Fla. | UKG today announced its sponsorship of Dan Cnossen, the 2018 Best Male Athlete of the Games, as he prepares to compete in the 2022 Paralympic Games, which take place March 4-13 in Beijing.
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What's the Best Way to Measure the Effectiveness of your DEI Program?

Protocol | Many well-known and successful companies like Google, Apple and Facebook have shown DEI-related transparency through the release of Diversity & Inclusion reports that highlight progress against their respective diversity, belonging and equity “benchmarks.” While these reports are a good start, in my experience, only using demographic data for measuring the success of belonging, diversity and equity programs limits the potential for impact.
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Forbes Again Names UKG to America’s Best Large Employers List

LOWELL, Mass., and WESTON, Fla. | Forbes ranked UKG #2 in the IT, Internet, Software & Services category and #18 overall on its list of America’s Best Large Employers. This marks the second consecutive year UKG has appeared within the top 20 among the 500 organizations ranked by Forbes across a variety of industries.
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UKG Earns 100% on 2022 Corporate Equality Index

LOWELL, Mass., and WESTON, Fla. | The score certifies UKG as a 2022 Best Place to Work for LGBTQ+ Equality and marks the second consecutive year UKG has earned a perfect score.