Tag: Outsourcing

HR Increasing Technology Uses While Leaving Budgets the Same

October 7, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - The majority (64.4%) of human resource professionals expect to increase their use of HR technology in the next 18 months, even though more than a third (36%) do not plan to increase their Human Resource Management System (HRMS) budgets.

IBM, P&G Fine Tuning HR Outsourcing Pact

August 29, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - International Business Machines Corp. may well soon be taking on a big new chunk of HR outsourcing business if it can hammer out final details of a potential long-term pact with consumer products giant Procter & Gamble.

Survey: HRO Buyers Wish for Strategy First

August 5, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Executives who buy HR outsourcing services say they would put a formal outsourcing strategy in place before contracting with a vendor if they could redo their current outsourcing efforts, a study found.

Execs Split on HR Satisfaction

July 28, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Senior executives are split in their evaluation of their human resource (HR) departments - with nearly half dissatisfied or neutral, and the rest (53%) satisfied or extremely satisfied, according to a new survey.

Plan Sponsors Binging on Bundling: Chatham Study

May 27, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Growth in bundling of defined benefit and defined contribution offerings is moving up market at a rapid rate - even more rapidly than projected just two years ago, according to a new study.

Fidelity: Companies Outsourcing More HR Functions

May 6, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - As outsourcing gained popularity in recent years, large corporations have begun to outsource more of their human resources administration, including payroll and alternative compensation programs such as employee stock plans.

Actuaries Top Outsource Source List

March 28, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - When it comes to outsourcing, actuarial services were most likely to be performed by a third-party provider, according to a recent study by PLANSPONSOR and MassMutual Retirement Services.

TRO Decisions Bypass Consultants

March 27, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Plan sponsors are slowly warming to the benefits of total retirement outsourcing - but they don't appear to be relying on consultants to help evaluate those decisions.

TRO Brings Unexpected Benefits

March 26, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Plan sponsors that have opted to pursue total retirement outsourcing (TRO) are reaping benefits, but not necessarily the ones they expected, according to a new study.