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Second Half 2021 Release (2H 2021) is now live on What's New Viewer and we are preparing some additional recordings this week with specific walkthrough on some key features such as Publish to MDF or Publish to Compensation Information fields :


Please find below a consolidated list of recordings :


Full list of features in 2H 2021 :


Compensation and Variable Pay

  • Assignment-Based Ratings for Total Compensation Templates

  • Compensation Plan Template Publishing to MDF

  • Create Benchmarking Ranges and Color Values for Compensation Plans Using Display Settings

  • Define Population Views Using Manage Advanced Executive Review Filters

  • Enabling Bulk Print Feature in Specific Compensation Plans for Executive Review

  • Enhanced Ability to Add Newly Eligible Employees to Compensation Worksheets

  • Enhanced Alphabetical Sorting of filters values in Executive Review Filters

  • Enhanced Default Sorting by Employee Name (First Name or Last Name) for Compensation Plan Worksheets

  • Guidelines Using Entered or Calculated Values for Compensation Planning

  • Improved Collaboration for Planners in Updating Worksheets

  • Integration of My Jobs Window for Bulk Print Statements in Executive Review

  • Multiple Custom Field Selections When Publishing Back to Employee Central

  • Promotion Report Runs as a Scheduled Job to the Report Center

  • Publish Job Information Before Compensation Information new checkbox

  • New "Publish Report" page for Detailed Logs on Compensation Publish to Employee Central

  • Publish Values from the Compensation Worksheet to Compensation Information Fields

  • Rollup Hierarchy Support for Compensation Plan Templates When Using Update All Worksheets (move employee from one worksheet to another, ...)

  • Show Compensation Recommendations Outside of Guidelines or Salary Range by Using a Filter in Executive Review


Reward & Recognition

  • Deprecation of Manual Email Award Acknowledgments for Reward and Recognition

  • Email Notification Template for Point-Based Spot Awards

  • Enhanced Searchability in Manage Data for Spot Awards

  • Milestone Awards for Reward and Recognition

  • Multiple Wallets for Reward and Recognition Programs


Second Half 2021 Release will be released to Preview on October 15, 2021 and is scheduled for Production Release on November 19, 2021.



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