How & Why Business Digitize HR Services


Technology / Sunday, August 5th, 2018

At times, business processes are found lacking. Operational inefficiencies sooner or later, trickle down into the human resources department. With such bottlenecks, it is easy for employees to be dissatisfied, which often pushes them away or limits your chances of attracting the best. It is in light of these operational inefficiencies that most businesses today are digitizing their HR functions.

The Value of Digital HR Services

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Digitizing HR functions is all about addressing basic employee management needs. This involves storing employee information, managing their benefits, and getting insights from the data shared. On that note, Macy’s Insite has embraced digital HR management services through a dedicated portal and the benefits have been felt even on the workforce who are now able to biter understand key HR policies and procedures.

Recruiting

Most online platforms have dedicated database that sores candidate information. Recruiters using online platforms for recruitment purposes use it from the time they post vacancies to when they pick the best candidate. This automates the labor-intensive job of recruiting especially when you have to review one resume at a time. Job applicants – especially those with high qualifications too stand to gain from these developments.

Managing Benefits

Most employees like it when employers let them choose what they want. Instead, of subjecting them to rigorous manual applications, use a self-service portal for this. Self-service portals make it convenient for employee to select insurance options and other benefits allotted to them. Having dedicated portal for employees has been proven to enhance employee satisfaction.

Personnel Tracking

Also known as employee management, this feature helps business centralize essential employee information. This includes things like age, demographics, previous employer’s data and benefits. It also helps them track their productivity, which also involves looking at work hours. Besides being able to coordinate management functions, employees can keep track of any developments like a change of shifts from their end.

Reporting

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The HR department or the management is tasked with managing every detail of employee data. With data, they might be required to make and submit work-related reports to a higher authority. The management can thus identify some grey areas and find a practical solution.

Most organization are looking for any possible approach that will help them remain relevant. For HR functions, it is imperative to leverage the power of self-service portals to better employee satisfaction and cut down on costs.