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Director

Service and Support

Saba has had a wide variety of webinars and things available, and Saba has kept us informed on the...

Aug 2020
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Director

Service and Support

Saba has had a couple of remote user groups since they couldn't have the annual user conference. The...

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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

I like the upgrades that Saba makes, and they give us plenty of education about the upgrades. There...

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Director

Implementation and Training

Saba's training is pretty good. I can always find answers to what I am looking for. If I can't find...

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Director

Other Observations & Comments

There have been more and more conversations about doing away with work related to performance...

Aug 2020
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Director

Interfacing and Integration

One of our challenges is that we have a lot of different systems across the ERP space, and none of...

Aug 2020
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

I don't think that we should have to pay that much for just talent management and job descriptions....

Aug 2020
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

There are some built-in reports in the system, but some of them are hard to follow. They might take...

Aug 2020
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

We had to furlough some employees during the COVID-19 pandemic. In the system, there isn't a status...

Aug 2020
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

I would rate the ease of use pretty highly, mainly because of a plugin Saba has that has made the...

Aug 2020
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

I would really like to see Saba be a little more flexible with being able to use the system for...

Aug 2020
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Director

Service and Support

I love Saba's support. The support people always try to work through things with me and try to...

Aug 2020
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Director

Service and Support

Saba's support isn't very proactive. There have been times when I have had a glitch in the system,...

Aug 2020
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Director

ROI / Cost (care and feeding)

We don't get our money's worth as much as I would like to because of the way the vendor does their...

Aug 2020
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Director

Other Observations & Comments

I am not sure what my satisfaction will be in a year. I am really anxious to see what changes Saba...

Aug 2020
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Director

Relationship

My relationship with the vendor has changed throughout the different mergers and acquisitions that...

Aug 2020
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Director

Future Outlook

Saba's system is part of our long-term plans. If we switch systems, we would have to move the...

Aug 2020
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Director

Lessons Learned

I would buy the system again but only if we had it set up to where it was integrated with everything...

Aug 2020
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Director

Service and Support

My challenge with Saba is that I get new account representatives all the time. They are always very...

Aug 2020
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Analyst/Coordinator

Functionality and Upgrades

I wish I used the product more because it has a lot of good potential, but it is underutilized. I am...

Jun 2020
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

Our experience has been on the positive side. Since we have started using Saba’s system, we have...

Mar 2020
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Manager

Implementation and Training

I have had some training on the multirater product since we transitioned to Saba, and the training...

Mar 2020
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Manager

Relationship

Saba’s customer service and account managers are downsides. The account managers are not attentive....

Mar 2020
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Manager

Service and Support

Halogen had phenomenal user conferences, and it looks like Saba is similar in that way. Those of us...

Mar 2020
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Manager

Other Observations & Comments

It is hard to say how the ease of use is. It is good for me, but I am an administrator who uses the...

Mar 2020
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VP/Other Executive

Functionality and Upgrades

The vendor shows us how to do everything, but we have to build the functionality. The system works...

Jan 2020
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VP/Other Executive

Other Observations & Comments

I am not sure that I would purchase the system again. That would depend on what I was comparing the...

Jan 2020
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VP/Other Executive

Technology

The system is relatively easy to use, and it feels and looks like it has been updated. I like that....

Jan 2020
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VP/Other Executive

ROI / Cost (care and feeding)

The system is a one-trick pony. We had a different system before, and that one was fine too. This...

Jan 2020
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VP/Other Executive

Technology

My primary impression of the system is that it is kind of fussy. It doesn't have the kind of...

Jan 2020
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Manager

Relationship

I don't have high expectations for the executive involvement from Saba. But I haven't really gotten...

Jan 2020
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Manager

Other Observations & Comments

The upgrades are pretty hands off with Saba, and we have not implemented a new service with them recently....

Jan 2020
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Manager

ROI / Cost (care and feeding)

Part of the challenge with integration is we don't really understand where the strategy is. One of...

Jan 2020
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Manager

Service and Support

Since Saba came into the picture, the level of support has scaled back a bit. Saba is quick to refer...

Jan 2020
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Manager

Implementation and Training

We don't ever get any training from Saba. They haven't sat down with us to plan some of the features...

Dec 2019
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

The product is pretty easy for end users to use. It is a little less easy for administrators because...

Dec 2019
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Manager

Service and Support

The customer service from Saba is great. A couple of times, the representatives were a little...

Dec 2019
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Manager

Lessons Learned

I wouldn't buy Saba's product again because we are getting away from using multiple HR applications,...

Dec 2019
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

We have tried to enroll in automatic participation, but we can only do that through a couple of...

Dec 2019
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Manager

ROI / Cost (care and feeding)

We build in a certain number of hours of consultant help from Saba into our contract each year, so...

Dec 2019
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Manager

Service and Support

I don't see any proactivity from Saba. When the product has new features, those would be good to...

Dec 2019
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Analyst/Coordinator

Relationship

I haven’t had any executive involvement. I don’t even know who our executive contact is at Saba.

Dec 2019
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Analyst/Coordinator

Implementation and Training

The weakest thing is their succession planning. I need more training in the system to be able to...

Dec 2019
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Analyst/Coordinator

Relationship

We had an issue when our account manager left the company. We were in limbo. We were assigned a new...

Dec 2019
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Analyst/Coordinator

Implementation and Training

We pay for some additional training every year, and that is really helpful. Whenever we want to look...

Dec 2019
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Analyst/Coordinator

Functionality and Upgrades

Saba’s system has interoperability capabilities, but we don’t use them. The strongest things about...

Dec 2019
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Analyst/Coordinator

Other Observations & Comments

The last big update that Saba did introduced a totally different look. The vendor’s other updates...

Dec 2019
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Analyst/Coordinator

Service and Support

Saba’s system has a live-chat feature now. I haven’t used it, but I am sure it would be helpful. The...

Dec 2019
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CIO

Other Observations & Comments

We are not doing a whole lot with the vendor. Halogen is doing what they are supposed to be doing....

Jun 2019
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CIO

Interfacing and Integration

I would counsel Halogen that the days of having a one-off and best-of-breed product are going to end...

Jun 2019
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Director

Service and Support

In terms of support, we get newsletters, email blasts, and telephone calls. There is 1 person that...

Jun 2019
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Director

Relationship

Once every few years, we get to meet some of the executives at the conference. They are very...

Jun 2019
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Director

Implementation and Training

There just haven't been any education discussions or anything like that. I know our development team...

Jun 2019
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Director

Implementation and Training

The home page, which has a lot of information that we work with on a day-to-day basis, is new. I...

Jun 2019
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Director

Implementation and Training

We have been very happy with the vendor. The implementation was well thought out, well orchestrated,...

Jun 2019
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

In terms of whether the system works as promoted, I would probably knock that score down a little...

Jun 2019
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

We have been a customer for a long time and have been extremely happy. We love the scalability of...

Jun 2019
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Director

Relationship

The employees are responsive. They care, and they let us know when we are running out of hours or...

Jun 2019
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

When we heard about the merger of Halogen and Saba, we were really intrigued by the possibilities of...

Jun 2019
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Director

ROI / Cost (care and feeding)

If we didn't have the system, we would have to do the work for every component that we have by hand,...

Jun 2019
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

My peers are constantly asking about modules and platforms, and I am quick to refer them to Halogen....

Jun 2019
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Director

Other Observations & Comments

Halogen keeps their promises to a degree. I was pretty new when I heard everything regarding the...

Jun 2019
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Director

Other Observations & Comments

I don’t know whether we have the Saba tool integrated with anything; it really is a standalone...

Jun 2019
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

The vendor puts out a monthly newsletter and keeps us informed about the tool. They have webinars...

Jun 2019
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Director

Implementation and Training

I would decrease my score of the product because of the lack of ease of use. We do some training,...

Jun 2019
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

Halogen is continually doing upgrades. They give us opportunities to give them ideas. They are...

Jun 2019
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

Another HRIS might be more robust than the one we are using now. Years ago, I used a different...

Apr 2019
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Manager

ROI / Cost (care and feeding)

When we first got the platform, the vendor wanted us to buy more than we wanted to buy. There is...

Apr 2019
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Manager

Implementation and Training

Our implementation was great, and that was primarily because of my trainer. The trainer was...

Apr 2019
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Manager

Other Observations & Comments

I can't think of a promise that the vendor has made that they have broken. However, I have been a...

Apr 2019
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Manager

Relationship

I can only judge a vendor's executive involvement based on the conferences. From what I have seen,...

Apr 2019
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

The system is very user friendly not only from an administrator viewpoint but also from an end-user...

Apr 2019
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Manager

Service and Support

Good customer service is what stands out when I think of Halogen. When I contact tech support with a...

Apr 2019
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

I would buy the product again, taking into consideration the fact that it is cost effective. If I...

Apr 2019
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Director

ROI / Cost (care and feeding)

I feel somewhat nickel-and-dimed by the vendor. Every month, I feel like I have to look over our...

Apr 2019
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

This product has worked really well for us. We have really liked the way we can give kudos to...

Apr 2019
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Director

Functionality and Upgrades

We use the job builder, but our job descriptions weren't done very well, so we have had a hard time...

Apr 2019
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Director

Relationship

I had a really good account manager when we first went live with this product, but there has been a...

Apr 2019
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Director

Service and Support

Saba isn't very proactive. Every year, there is a time the system goes down for some type of...

Apr 2019
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Manager

Service and Support

We historically have liked to go to the customer support for any technical issues that have come up,...

Jan 2019
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

We like the familiarity that we have with Saba Halogen. They are still making enhancements. They had...

Jan 2019
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

After the acquisition, there was a significant change to the interface for the general users. Saba...

Jan 2019
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

The flexibility of the dashboard could be improved. When we first log in and access our profiles,...

Jan 2019
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Manager

Functionality and Upgrades

We want the ability to design and develop learning content within the application. Other solutions...

Jan 2019