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UKG Helps Businesses Navigate Labor Shortage with New UKG Marketplace Applications

LOWELL, Mass., and WESTON, Fla., | As organizations continue to grapple with the perpetual labor shortage, UKG, a leading provider of HR, payroll, and workforce management solutions for all people, today welcomed new technology partners focused on hiring, retaining, and developing people into the UKG Marketplace.
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UKG, Uber for Business Launch Strategic Collaboration to Help Organizations, Their People During Labor Shortage

LOWELL, Mass., and WESTON, Fla. | UKG today announced a strategic collaboration with Uber for Business, Uber’s enterprise arm, that allows organizations with UKG Dimensions to deliver an attractive reward to people who pick up hard-to-fill shifts: a voucher for a ride with Uber or for a meal delivery with Uber Eats.
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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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The Case for Giving Hourly Workers Greater Scheduling Flexibility

Fast Company | Flexibility has become essential for employees as workplace expectations continue to shift due to ongoing pandemic uncertainty and increasing choice driven by the Great Resignation. Organizations that employ office and white-collar workers have adopted more flexible practices for where, when, and how employees work. Industries that rely on shift-based employees and “gray-collar” workers, who exist at the intersection of tech and service roles, have been slow to evolve. But that is changing.
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Qualtrics Wants to Boost Employee Experience by Unifying Data

Reworked | More recently, HR software firm UKG unveiled its approach to what it called "life-work technology" as its product strategy going forward.
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Oracle Launches Oracle ME to Customize Employee Experiences

Reworked | More recently, HR software firm UKG unveiled its approach to what it called "life-work technology" as its product strategy going forward. The idea is to create "a more human-centered work environment and experience, supporting employee’s individual life/work journeys,” said vice president of products and innovation Cecile Alper-Leroux in a statement on the company's website.
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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 Acquires SpotCues and its Groupe.io Mobile Communications Platform

LOWELL, Mass., and WESTON, Fla. | UKG Inc., a leading global provider of human capital management (HCM), payroll, HR service delivery, and workforce management solutions, today announced the acquisition of SpotCues and its award-winning mobile communications platform, Groupe.io.
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Data: The Competitive Differentiator for Innovation

RT Insights | Ultimate Kronos Group (UKG), a leading human capital and workforce management company, realized it would have to get new functionality out to help clients “navigate changing legislation, better understand employees’ feedback, and communicate more effectively,” says John Machado, Chief Technology Officer at UKG.
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Overcoming the Labor Crisis: Do More with Less

Convenience Store News | Mobile workforce technology can help managers and employees do more with less as well. As a multitasking tool, it allows c-stores to run more efficiently, according to Rob Klitsch, director of the retail, hospitality and foodservice practice at UKG.