Incorporated today announced a significantly expanded footprint in
the small and midsize business (SMB) market for its cloud workforce
management solutions. Propelled by interest in its Workforce
Ready® platform and SMB reseller channel, Kronos is
rapidly expanding its longstanding leadership in workforce management
through increasing adoption in the SMB sector.
Kronos Experiences Rapid Growth in SMB Sector – Driven by a
relentless focus across its engineering, services, and sales
organizations, Kronos product bookings in the SMB sector increased 37
percent over the past 12 months. During this timeframe, Kronos added
more than 2,800 organizations to its SMB customer community.
Kronos Doubles Investment in Workforce Ready Development –
Since launching Workforce Ready in 2012, Kronos has more than doubled
its engineering resources and hosting investments for the SMB
enhancements to the platform included a new workflow engine,
support for global workforce management, automation of employee leave
management, and a new tool that helps SMBs proactively manage their
Affordable Care Act (ACA) compliance strategy.
Workforce Ready Expands into Europe – According
to the European Commission, more than 99 percent of businesses in
Europe have less than 250 employees and play a key role in economic
growth. Helping European SMBs control labor costs, minimize compliance
risk, and improve productivity, Workforce
Ready is now available in Belgium, the Netherlands, and the United
Kronos offers SMBs multiple options for cloud workforce management
solutions. Specifically, Kronos offers:
Workforce Ready™ – Delivering
enterprise-class workforce management solutions at a fraction of
the cost, the Kronos Workforce Ready solution provides a single
view of employee data across human resources, payroll, and time
and attendance for simplified and real-time workforce management.
Workforce Central® – For organizations
that require sophisticated yet simplified workforce management
solutions, Kronos offers its Workforce Central solution for hosted
SaaShr™ reseller channel – Kronos
works with channel partners who offer SMBs cost-effective
workforce management solutions.
Mark Ellis, general manager, small and midsize business, Kronos
a result of cloud cost efficiencies, small and midsize businesses now
have access to comprehensive workforce management solutions that were
previously only available to large enterprises. We’ve seen significant
adoption across all targeted industries. Workforce Ready makes it
easier than ever for SMBs to control labor costs, minimize compliance
risk, and increase workforce productivity.”
This announcement was made from KronosWorks, the world’s largest
workforce information exchange. KronosWorks is taking place this week
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About Kronos Incorporated
Kronos is the global leader in delivering workforce management solutions
in the cloud. Tens of thousands of organizations in more than 100
countries — including more than half of the Fortune 1000® —
use Kronos to control labor costs, minimize compliance risk, and improve
workforce productivity. Learn more about Kronos industry-specific time
and attendance, scheduling, absence management, HR and payroll, hiring,
and labor analytics applications at www.kronos.com.
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