Monday Jan 26, 2015

Oracle HCM Cloud Release 9 UX highlights: ‘Glance, Scan, Commit’ design philosophy at work for Hiring

By Sarah Smart - Originally posted on VoX


As Oracle Applications Cloud Release 9 gets under way, the simplified UI continues to improve the Oracle user experience. Continuing the prime directives of Release 7 and 8, Release 9 delivers even more improvements to the applications’ simplicity, mobility, and extensibility. Here’s how Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud moves the Oracle user experience forward.

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Monday Nov 03, 2014

What is the Most Important Attribute of an HR System?

By Richard Doherty

wowI posted this question to the LinkedIn group HR & Learning Technologies Forum (just under 40,000 members) about a month ago. The question certainly seemed to resonate with the group and generated lots of comments and discussionIt is of course a very difficult question to answer and many people struggled to limit their answers to a single attribute, often slipping in 3 or 4 under the guise of a single attribute.....

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Wednesday Aug 06, 2014

So, How is the Oracle HCM Cloud User Experience? In a Word, Smokin’!

By Misha Vaughan - Originally posted on VoX

wowOracle unveiled its game-changing cloud user experience strategy at Oracle OpenWorld 2013 (remember that?) with a new simplified user interface (UI) paradigm.  The Oracle HCM cloud user experience is about light-weight interaction, tailored to the task you are trying to accomplish, on the device you are comfortable working with. 

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Friday Feb 28, 2014

Consumerization: Changing the Game in Business Software

By Steve Viarengo


There was a time not too long ago where just about the only time the typical person used software was on the job. The choice to use the product was made for him or her by the IT department and really there was no frame of reference as to whether or not the product was easy to use and intuitive or poorly designed. If one had to read a manual or attend a course to learn how to use the system that is just what had to be done.

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Monday Jan 20, 2014

How Mobile & Social Increase the Value of HR Technology

By Mike Vilimek


A key finding from CedarCrestone’s 2013 – 2014 HR Systems Survey was that improving the user experience is an important way to improve user adoption. It makes sense really. If a system provides an easy, modern, and engaging user experience, chances are more people will use it. Contrary, if a system provides a frustrating, complex and outdated user experience, people will simply avoid using it.

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Monday May 23, 2011

Come and meet the Oracle Applications User Experience (UX) team in June at the OHUG 2011

Are you or your customers attending OHUG next month? The Oracle AppsUX and HCM Product/Strategy Management Teams will be conducting customer feedback sessions onsite at OHUG. Sessions will be conducted on Monday, June 20th and Tuesday, June 21st at the Ritz-Carlton Grande Lakes Hotel in Orlando, Florida.

We are looking for Employees, HR Specialists, Managers of all levels, Smartphone Users, etc. to participate in a one-hour session providing feedback on next generation product designs.

Sign Up Today: if you have never participated before, this is your chance to meet the experts and to provide feedback early on in the development process.

If you are interested in signing up, recommend your colleagues or customers, please email me at
gozel.aamoth-AT-oracle-DOT-com and reference the OHUG UX Feedback Sessions.

See you at OHUG!


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