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Top HRMS Application Objectives
September 2008 Issue
Despite the global slowdown, large companies continue to invest in HR technology systems. Although there are mixed views on the effectiveness of certain technologies,
particularly for talent management,
an annual Towers Perrin survey finds that technology investment overall remains a clear priority for organizations in 2008.
In a recent Webcast, Duke Realty Corporation's health plan manager and a Towers Perrin consultant took an in-depth look at how Duke Realty adopted a culture of
health — and saved nearly $1.5 million
last year with an account-based health plan and supporting wellness programs.
North American companies with defined benefit pension plans are significantly more focused on risk reduction than returns on plan assets, according to a survey of finance executives
conducted by CFO Research Services in collaboration with Towers Perrin.