More than 50% of human resource managers polled in a Towers Watson HR service delivery survey are currently using or plan to use SaaS solutions in 2012. Fresh thinking is the new order of the day, and HR professionals have a unique opportunity to create new value for the businesses they serve, their stakeholders, and their communities.
In this guide, explore the five business trends driving the rapid adoption of SaaS business solutions and discover why businesses like yours are moving to SaaS.
Trend 1: Globalization
Global business is a fact of life. Faced with slow growth and a sluggish economy, companies are forced to seek new markets and sources of growth in developing countries, which are growing at a much faster rate than high-income countries. Even companies that operate locally are global, to the extent that consumers around the world are able to find and purchase their products and services. In this evolving global business climate, multinational companies face several challenges beyond the everyday obstacles of setting up global operations.