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Latest PeopleSoft News Roundup

4 August 2017

The latest in Peoplesoft news and events - August 2017.

Upcoming 2017 Conferences:

July Conferences:

HR Focus Group Updates: 

  • Guided Self Service (GSS) Focus Group - New & Improved Manager Self Service An additional enhancement we are working on is ability to make Reason required (via configuration) for GSS.
  • Global HR Focus Group – No update this month
  • Onboarding Happy to announce Day 1 onboarding was delivered in Image #23. Organisations can now create onboarding activity guides to take their employees through onboarding starting their first day of hire and moving them through the process. See Day 1 Onboarding video for more details. The onboarding focus group also met and worked through requirements needed for offboarding. 
  • Employee Snapshot -  In image 23, PeopleSoft delivered Career Planning as well as updates to training, education and job interest tiles. We continue to work the HR Admin view of employee snapshot. 
  • U.S. Federal Focus Group Had a Partner focus group call on July 27th, demo’d and reviewed the Simplify PAR USF & Retroactive PAR.  Also discussed Retroactive PAR new compliance change requests (Cyber Security Code & Gender Value changes).  
  • Company Directory Focus Group***NEW*** – New focus group to enhance Company Directory. First focus group meeting tentatively scheduled for end of August.

USA/Global Legislative Updateshttps://blogs.oracle.com/PsftLegUpdates/

  • India - Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India has announced changes to administrative charges for EPF and EDLI Scheme. Oracle has published a revised position statement detailing these legislative changes along with solution deliverable timelines
  • France - The French Government has released a new DSN technical book, which will be effective from January 2018.
  • USA – USCIS released a revised version of the Form I-9, effective September 17, 2017.

 HR Bundles/PUM Update – tentative dates

  • 9.1 – Bundle #25 -scheduled for October 2017
  • 9.2 – Image #24 – scheduled for October 2017

PeopleSoft General Update

  • New PeopleSoft Talk – In this special episode of PeopleSoft Talk, Marc talks with Willie Suh, PeopleSoft Group Vice President for Applications Development about PeopleTools 8.56 https://youtu.be/Jd07KBKiuHI

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