Category Archives: SuccessFactors Sam

Introducing SuccessFactors Sam! He’s clever and quirky and works here at AspireHR. He’s super stoked about implementing SuccessFactors. Each month, Sam is going to highlight an aspect of SuccessFactors that he thinks is useful.

How to use quotation marks as text delimiters when importing a CSV file

A common challenge you may encounter when importing data into SuccessFactors may stem from text fields that contain extra commas.  Getting this data into your system can be tricky and mistakes can mean that employees with incorrect data fields, like … Continue reading

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Uploading a Picklist with Special Characters to SuccessFactors and Viewing a Picklist in Microsoft Excel

If common challenges within your SuccessFactors system stem from configuration errors including: special characters that cause incorrectly uploaded picklists correctly viewing picklists with special characters in Microsoft Excel These problems are easily resolved by knowing how to upload and view … Continue reading

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Creating custom help text for SuccessFactors Recruiting

February’s SuccessFactors Tip and Trick of the Month: Creating custom help text for Recruiting SuccessFactors Recruiting allows you to create custom help text that can explain information fields to candidates and provide better information to your recruiter. To view a … Continue reading

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Employee Central and Time Off – A Winning Combination

Do you have a challenge in managing Time Off requests from your employees? Do your managers complain that it is difficult to work with your current system because employees can’t see who else on their team might already have approved … Continue reading

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Improving Item Icons in SuccessFactors Learning

October’s SuccessFactors Tip and Trick of the Month: Improving Item Icons in Learning In SuccessFactors, the item icons in the Learning module don’t have to be boring out-of-the-box graphics. Instead, you can turn on their thumbnail photos and provide your … Continue reading

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Utilizing the SF_User Connector to Set Default Organization

Setting the Scene SuccessFactors recently came out with a great new feature in the custom tile on the learning home page. Content can be added using a rich text editor to create media rich tiles. Admins with experience in web … Continue reading

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Understanding the SuccessFactors Compensation Audit

Setting the Scene While implementing the SuccessFactors Compensation solution for an energy client in Midwest area, CarlaConsultant encountered some key project challenges: The timeline was quite short and the client had no established process for Compensation planning. As the client … Continue reading

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