Take advantage of shortcuts with integrated human resource software

How a Vancouver tech company survived its HR growth pains by researching add-on options to its financial systems.
By Brad Bushell
|CHRR, Guide to HR Technology|Last Updated: 05/14/2001

Growing pains are a common affliction for medium-sized companies, yet the human resources department is often the last considered for an information technology upgrade. HR professionals can keep it going for a while with dedication and hard work, but there comes a point when they instinctively know they are losing the battle to inefficient systems.

Here are the most obvious symptoms:

•important HR data is tracked manually or, at best, using desktop tools such as spreadsheets and word processing documents;