TripAdvisor

Workday has helped us evolve from just reporting the numbers to being able to analyze the numbers and provide value back to the business.

— Julie Bradley, CFO

Challenges

  • Needed to migrate to independent HR and Financial Management systems as result of spin-off
  • Legacy system could not scale or keep pace with a growing business
  • Slow, difficult analytics and reporting
  • Limited global support and no mobile capabilities

Solutions

  • Workday Human Capital Management, Financial Management, Payroll, Expenses, and Procurement
  • Single, unified platform for HR and Finance reduces cost and complexity
  • Cloud-based model offers rapid deployment, reduced up-front investment, and overall cost savings
  • Regular updates to capture technology innovation instead of costly, time-consuming upgrades

Results

  • Rapid deployment of a unified human resources and financial management system, on time and on budget
  • HCM live in five months
  • Financial Management live in seven months
  • All requirements met for becoming a public company
  • Strengthened controls and an always-on audit trail
  • Enriched business insights and real-time reporting
  • Robust global capabilities
  • Faster time to close and improved operational efficiencies
  • Business-process configurability for improved agility and responsiveness to change
  • Ability to scale as the business grows
  • Continuously updated software without costly upgrades
  • Intuitive and common user interface across applications improves employee engagement and reduces training and support costs

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TripAdvisor® is the world's largest travel site,* enabling travelers to plan and have the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers trusted advice from real travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools. TripAdvisor branded sites make up the largest travel community in the world, with more than 60 million unique monthly visitors*, and over 75 million reviews and opinions. The sites operate in 30 countries worldwide, including China under daodao.com. TripAdvisor also includes TripAdvisor for Business, a dedicated division that provides the tourism industry access to millions of monthly TripAdvisor visitors.

TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP) manages and operates websites under 19 other travel media brands, and together the sites attract more than 74 million unique monthly visitors.** TripAdvisor, Inc.'s travel media brands include www.airfarewatchdog.com, www.bookingbuddy.com, www.cruisecritic.com, www.everytrail.com, www.familyvacationcritic.com, www.flipkey.com, www.holidaylettings.co.uk, www.holidaywatchdog.com, www.independenttraveler.com, www.onetime.com, www.seatguru.com, www.sniqueaway.com, www.smartertravel.com, www.tingo.com, www.travel-library.com, www.travelpod.com, www.virtualtourist.com, www.whereivebeen.com, and www.kuxun.cn.