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Introduction to Implementation Design Principles for SAP SuccessFactors Solution

In order to address real-life challenges in product implementation and also to complement our existing SAP SuccessFactors Standard Guides (SAP Help portal) our team, SAP SuccessFactors Product Advisory & Partner Success has been creating and publishing Implementation Design Principles on SAP SuccessFactors Customer Community since October 2018.SAP SuccessFactors Implementation Design Principle blog post introduces you to why and how these documents are created and published. To understand what implementation assets are available and when to leverage each of them including Implementation Design Principle documents, visit the SAP SuccessFactors Implementation Assets Overview blog post. Some of these documents have been co-authored by partners and SAP Professional Services who bring in rich implementation experience and SAP SuccessFactors is immensely grateful for their valuable contribution in providing valuable enablement materials for better and successful implementation.

Implementation Design Principle Webinars

Along with providing detailed documentation, our team has been hosting webinars on SAP PartnerEdge since the beginning of 2019 to help our larger partner ecosystem to take the recommendations and insights from these detailed documents in bitesize. Since then, we have hosted 18 webinars (August’20) of which some have been co-hosted with select SAP SuccessFactors partners who. In today’s new normal, our team is glad that our webinars are in line with today’s go-to way of online learning to expand one’s knowledge and upskill.

Our team continues to plan and host these webinars to cover our growing number of implementation design documents across the breadth of SAP SuccessFactors product portfolio (40 documents as of July 2021). To ensure our documents and recordings of the webinars are accessible to the entire SAP SuccessFactors ecosystem, access to the home page of Implementation Design Principles on SAP SuccessFactors Customer Community has been made public where we continuously add more and more implementation assets.

If you are a SAP SuccessFactors Partner and would like to engage on authoring an implementation design principles document for any of SAP SuccessFactors solution then do write us at by expressing your interest. We will get you started!

In addition to writing the document, you also get to contribute to the community blog post as well as being a speaker for the IDP webinar.

Webinar on SAP SuccessFactors People Analytics: Report Story

One of the recently concluded Implementation Design Principle webinar on SAP SuccessFactors People Analytics: Report Story Design & Implementation Considerations in June’20 saw 189 partner registration and attendance in great number. This webinar showcased the features and capabilities of the new reporting option report story and also discussed how one can plan the migration of existing reports to report stories. The details of these discussions can be found in the document too. The participants had the chance to ask questions and have it answered by product experts. The recording of this webinar and other previously hosted webinars are accessible via the link.

Upcoming Webinar on SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central: Processing Mass Transaction

The team continues to host these webinars regularly, so do watch out for upcoming session registrations on SAP PartnerEdge. Our next webinar is on SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central: Processing Mass Transaction on October 7th 5:00-6:00 PM (UTC +1:00) and is available for registration via this Registration link or on SAP PartnerEdge under the section 'Training & Events' of SAP PartnerEdge. The team is also planning to roll out another webinar on SAP SuccessFactors People Analytics: Report Story shortly. We look forward to SAP SuccessFactors partners joining these session live, hearing from our product experts, and have a chance to clarify any questions on this topic.

I hope this blog post was useful to you in your journey of SAP SuccessFactors product upskilling. I would like to hear your feedback about the implementation design principles documents as well as our webinars on this blog post. Stay connected with our team on all our blog posts.

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