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SAP Self-Services Without a Portal?

For many years, anyone who implemented SAP Self-Services did so by also implementing the SAP Portal, as well as configuring the services in the ECC system.  This Java-based hardware was a prerequisite for self-services and greatly increased the amount of … Continue reading

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Adding Reports Menu on SAP ESS / MSS

SAP’s Employee & Manager Self Service is an extremely powerful tool for organizations. Not only can it provide your people access to intuitive HR user interfaces that have been tailored to both employees and managers, but it can also reduce … Continue reading

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Change Overview or “BizCard” for ESS Personal Info

In this blog, I will give you the quick and dirty on changing the fields shown in the main ESS Personal Profile “BizCards.” BizCards are the infotype-specific overview cards shown in the main screen. Our journey begins with a user … Continue reading

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Creating custom badges for SuccessFactors Employee Profile in the Admin tool

January’s SuccessFactors Tip and Trick of the Month: Creating custom badges for Employee Profile in the Admin tool In SuccessFactors Employee Profile, creating custom badges can be as easy as awarding them! To view a short, free video of this … Continue reading

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How To Set up and Use Position-Based Security

Earlier this year, we did a webinar on SAP HCM security. We received a lot of comments, especially around how to implement Position-based security in your HCM system. Here’s a step by step ‘how-to’ on getting this set up in … Continue reading

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EhP6 Self-Services- Subtype Additions

Many times during the years clients have asked if we could add subtypes for their employee’s Emergency Contacts. The answer is yes, but it took quite a bit of time with the old JAVA framework. With Netweaver Business Client now … Continue reading

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Fixing the pesky error: “Internal error occurred while calling function module RP_ANSAL_FROM_WAGETYPE”

So for those whose primary focus is more Personnel Administration and less Compensation or Payroll, I wanted to share with you some findings while I was working with IT0008 – Basic Pay. Let’s start with basic configuration of the feature. … Continue reading

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