Retail & Services

Trusted Advisor

Our Retail & Services Practice helps large organizations optimize labor models, strategies and technology to directly align with the desired customer experience – increasing associate retention and improving financial performance.   We help:

Core Capabilities

Workforce Insight helps clients evaluate, implement and adopt the optimal workforce strategy and technology to achieve and sustain operational excellence

Technology Services

  • Vendor Selection
  • Implementations & Upgrades
  • Client Side Project Management &
    Staff Augmentation
  • Change Management & Training
  • Post Implementation Managed Services

Strategic Solutions

  • Labor Model Development
  • Analytics Consulting & Implementation Services
  • Advanced Analytics Models & Extensions
  • Assessments & Roadmaps
  • Client Side Advisory Services
  • Workforce Operational Excellence

Meet Our Retail Practice Leaders

Our Retail Practice is comprised of former retailers with deep retail operations expertise.  We’ve worn your shoes.
We share history of success in optimizing labor models, strategies and technology to deliver a consistent employee and customer experience.

NEWS & INSIGHTS

Manufacturing Workforce Agility – Key Insights

As leading manufacturers seek to drive business continuity and compete amid extraordinary times, the focus has shifted to developing more innovative cultures and leveraging flexible operating models to recession-proof the organization while continuing to attract, engage, and retain talent.

Workforce Insight Acquires Hive Tech HR

October 12, 2020 - Workforce Insight, a world leader in workforce optimization, announced today that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Hive Tech HR, a market leader in human capital management (HCM) advisory services and a certified partner of Ultimate Software (now Ultimate Kronos Group - UKG).

Virtual VISION 2020: Event Recap

The WorkForce Software (WFS) Virtual VISION 2020 user conference, held this year on September 29 & 30, did not fail to impress—even amid the COVID-19 pandemic. This year’s event, which was held entirely virtually for the first time, drew more than 900 attendees interacting through an online platform to take advantage of engaging executive and keynote speeches, breakout sessions, fireside chats with WFS clients, and a host of opportunities for networking with colleagues, clients, and WFS experts.

Time is Running Out to Go “Flash Free” with Kronos

Before the end of this year, Microsoft will disable Flash by default in both Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer. There are two viable options for Kronos clients using older versions of Workforce Central (versions 6.2, 6.3, 7.0, and 8.0).
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September 2020

StoreForce Client Conference 2020

September 21, 2020
TBD TBD, United States

*Due to the impact of Covid-19, this event may not be scheduled in 2020. At the annual StoreForce Client conference, you will have the opportunity to learn how Retail Field Leaders can deliver results in today's retail environment. StoreForce Experts will share insight with you during the general session as well as facilitate a learning track to ensure you get the most out of your conference experience. Most importantly, you will experience the Client Conference shoulder to shoulder with your ...

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October 2020

Interop Digital

October 5, 2020 - October 8, 2020
online United States

At Interop 2020, join Networking and IT professionals of all levels learning how to apply technology solutions to drive better business outcomes for their organizations. You will receive a comprehensive approach to the business of IT through focus sessions on key technology, processes, and talent issues, that Networking and IT professionals must master to lead and manage their digital transformations. Workforce Analytics Experts From strategic analytics planning to optimization and beyond, Workforce Insight’s analytics services have helped many organizations achieve better visibility to labor ...

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HR Tech Virtual Event

October 27, 2020 - October 30, 2020
online United States

HR Tech is pivoting into an exciting new virtual experience that is FREE for anyone to attend! HR Tech has been a key catalyst for tens of thousands of HR and IT executives in their quest to leverage technology and secure HR’s role as a pivotal component in their company’s overall success for over 20 years. Your HR Tech 2020 virtual experience will be a state-of-the-art online gathering of professionals passionate about HR technology from around the globe complemented by ...

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November 2020

UKG Works 2020

November 18, 2020 - November 19, 2020
online United States
UKG Works

RSVP Early to Join Us & Redeem Your Attendee Gifts We hope to see you at UKG Works November 18-19th.  As Gold Sponsor and Premier UKG Services Partner, Workforce Insight invites you to RSVP early for our booth events and gifts while supplies last.   If you have not already registered, request your personal invitation to join us and redeem your UKG Works attendee gifts.   UKG Works 2020 (formerly known as KronosWorks) has been revamped to bring you the education, ...

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January 2021

NRF 2021: Retail’s Big Show – Chapter One

January 12 - January 22
online United States
NRF 2021

Join us Online in January for NRF 2021: Retail’s Big Show RF 2021: Retail’s Big Show – Chapter One is meant to address the immediate needs facing retailers today in these challenging times. This online event is the first of two 2021 events. Individuals will be able join the NRF 2021 – Chapter 2 event in-person in New York City in June. This 5 day event spans over a 2 week period allowing you the flexibility to attend through a ...

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February 2021

IFA 2021 Annual Convention

February 10 - February 25
online United States

IFA's (International Franchise Association) Annual Convention is franchising's biggest event for business development and personal growth - offering something for everyone, whether you're a franchising veteran or just starting out. This year's event is focused on providing attendees critical content around the business and economic impacts of franchising, policy updates and what they mean for businesses, franchise development tactics, marketing in this digital age and more. Available networking opportunities offer attendees the opportunity to meet key contacts, reunite with your ...

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March 2021

HR Tech Spring Conference

March 16 - March 19
online United States

Keynotes. Sessions. State-of-the-Art Virtual Expo - A free, interactive, online event HR Tech is excited to host its second virtual event in March 2021 so that you don't have to wait until September 2021 for their annual big event in Las Vegas. As the industry’s leading independent event for 20+ years, HR Tech will deliver another unrivaled cutting-edge agenda that will benefit HR and IT professionals from businesses of all sizes and across the globe! With a primary focus on ...

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HR West

March 17 - March 18
online United States

The HR West Conference has convened annually for 36 years in the San Francisco Bay Area, attracting professionals from across the country, with a heavy presence from the Silicon Valley companies and their HR experts. These HR experts represent some of the most seasoned HR professionals who deliver on some of the biggest HR demands in the profession, since they practice HR in California and around the world. In addition to the many speakers, discussiona and workshops, attendees can meet ...

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April 2021

UKG Connections

April 21 - April 22
ukg connections

RSVP Early to Join Us & Redeem Your Attendee Gifts Workforce Insight is honored to join UKG Connections as a Gold Sponsor and Premier UKG Services Partner on April 21 & 22.  We invite you to RSVP early for our booth events and gifts while supplies last. Join us for "The Road to Recovery: 7 Ways to Recharge Your UKG Pro Solution".  This short informational session, led by Jeremy Ames, Vice President of HCM, highlights how Workforce Insight can help ...

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May 2021

2021 Congress Xstream

May 18 - May 21
online United States
congress xsteam

An American Payroll Association and GPMI Collaboration Congress Xstream brings you online world-class payroll education for professionals in payroll, tax, finance, global mobility, human resources, and benefits. This exclusive virtual event provides opportunities to explore a wide spectrum of payroll topics and offers virtual networking opportunities with payroll professionals and vendors. Attendees will receive crucial payroll updates as well as priceless answers to payroll challenges. For attendees' convenience, on-demand sessions are included and available through July 20, 2021. Earn up to: 35 Recertification Credit ...

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