Payroll

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Five ways the cloud can benefit HR departments

In-depth
6 Nov, 2019
Esther Kezia Thorpe

From greater flexibility to advanced analytics, here are some key benefits of the cloud for HR

Best Making Tax Digital software 2019: Make sure your accounting is MTD-compliant

Best
29 Apr, 2019
K.G. Orphanides

The best cloud accounts packages for dealing with HMRC’s new tax rules

FreshBooks review: Slick, but shallow

Reviews
23 Apr, 2019
K.G. Orphanides

Cloud accounting designed for freelancers and service-based small enterprises

FreeAgent review: Financial software you can count on

Reviews
17 Apr, 2019
K.G. Orphanides

A hugely feature-packed small business cloud accounting suite, based in the UK

Xero review: Xero to (almost) hero

Reviews
15 Mar, 2019
K.G. Orphanides

Comprehensive cloud accounting that's particularly well suited to sales-based businesses

Zoho Books review: Everything but the kitchen sink

Reviews
11 Mar, 2019
K.G. Orphanides

A relatively low-cost accounting suite with a huge range of features at all tiers, but lacking integrated payroll

Sage Accounting review: A capable but imperfect accounts package

Reviews
7 Mar, 2019
K.G. Orphanides

Sage’s self-service accounting software is a good all-rounder, but leaves something to be desired

Intuit QuickBooks review: Quick to impress

Reviews
5 Mar, 2019
K.G. Orphanides

QuickBooks provides polished, well documented and very easy to use cloud-based business accounting suite

Should you move your payroll to the cloud?

In-depth
15 Feb, 2018
Nik Rawlinson

With tougher data legislation looming, and all the convenience it offers small businesses, moving payroll to the cloud could pay off

Sage and Apple team up to bring real-time accounting to iOS devices

News
11 Feb, 2016
Rene Millman

Sage Live first of a slew of apps to help small businesses

Xero introduces big data analytics and a unified bookkeeping platform

News
11 Feb, 2016
Jane McCallion

Microsoft Power BI available to SMBs through cloud accounting platform

Employee paperwork driving HR teams mad

News
1 Dec, 2015
Rene Millman

Nearly half of HR has to chase up staff to return forms

These SAP tools aim to help HR climb into the cloud

News
7 Sep, 2015
Joe Curtis

Four new products target HR staff management, performance monitoring and payroll cloud migration

Cloud wages war on inefficient software

Advice
31 Jul, 2015
Maxwell Cooter

Businesses are increasingly turning to cloud for payroll implementations. Are they meeting employee concerns?

Thomas Cook deploys workforce management to cloud

News
28 Apr, 2015
Clare Hopping

The travel agent migrated NICE Systems' Workforce Management Solution, which it had been using on-premise for nine years

Cirque du Soleil looks to cloud to transform HR

News
27 Oct, 2014
Rene Millman

Deploys SuccessFactors to help keep track of performers around the world

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Cornerstone updates mobile app to help HR professional remember staff

News
13 Oct, 2014
Rene Millman

Cloud talent management vendor turns to gamification to help memorise employees

NetSuite unveils cloud-based payroll service

News
10 Oct, 2014
Rene Millman

Payroll SaaS will integrate with NetSuite’s ERP

Workday helps TalkTalk move its HR systems to the cloud

News
8 Oct, 2014
Caroline Donnelly

HR cloud apps provider helps TalkTalk make the move from on-premise to the cloud

Workday looks to park its tank on giants' lawns

Opinion
30 May, 2014
Stuart Lauchlan

From its base as a HR company, Workday is set to shake up more established players