Archives by: Mike Timm

ASUG Midwest Central Chapter Meeting | June 8, 2017

The ASUG Midwest Central Chapter invites you to register for their meeting being held June 8, 2017. Enjoy a full day of education and networking with local ASUG members. Meeting topics include: SAP HCM and SuccessFactors SAP HANA® SAP® Solution Manager UX Security And more View the full agenda and register here. Meeting Location: Mammel Hall College of Business Administration University of Nebraska at Omaha 6708 Pine Street Omaha, NE 68182-0048 Read more

HR 2017 Orlando | March 6-9

HR 2017 is the definitive conference for organizations evaluating and running SAP® and SAP SuccessFactors solutions including core HR, talent management, and payroll. Top experts from SAP, leading independent consulting firms, and your industry counterparts will present roadmaps, tips, tricks, best practices, and strategic recommendations that you can immediately put to use upon returning to the office. A step-by-step guide to automate your payroll process Mike Timm, ICG Linda Crosby, United Launch Alliance The payroll process comprises multiple steps involving configuration and integration. Attend this 3-hour ... Read more

Mike Timm of ICG to present at HR 2017 in Orlando

Omaha, Nebraska – December 12, 2016 – Mike Timm of Integrated Consulting Group is proud to announce that he will be presenting at the upcoming SAPinsider HR 2017 conference to offer proven advice to attendees. The event takes place March 6-9 at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort. Attend to get best-in-class approaches and perspectives from leading consultants, industry trends from analysts, lessons learned from customers, and product updates and road map details directly from SAP. HR 2017 is an ... Read more

10 most critical factors of SAP payroll: Overpayment and claims

We have reached the final post in the 10 most critical factors of SAP payroll series. Overpayments and claims are amounts that SAP Payroll determines to be owed by the employee to the company. Overpayments and claims are generated when master data is changed retroactively and the employee received too large of an increase in Basic Pay was on LOA and has benefits deductions due on return received a bonus in error Payroll will generate wage type /561 Claim which represents the amount the employee owes the ... Read more

10 most critical factors of SAP payroll: Year-end processing

Year-end processing encompasses several areas already discussed or will be discussed in the next post of the 10 most critical factors of SP payroll series. HRSP and CLC Tax reporter and auditing Overpayments and claims The year-end process should not begin in October, but should start immediately after annual tax reporting is complete for the previous year. The initial tasks should be a lessons learned document and business process documentation updates. This documentation will help us to not forget what we just went through in getting the previous ... Read more

10 most critical factors of SAP payroll: Troubleshooting

In this post we will cover troubleshooting as part of the series 10 most critical factors of SAP payroll. As we have discussed in previous posts in the series, payroll is greatly influenced by and processes the combined data from several sources. SAP system HRSPs (HR support packs) Configuration Accounting Cost objects HR master data Employee actions Infotypes Time Management Time capture Time evaluation Troubleshooting requires a good deal of diligence of keeping track of what is going outside of just payroll. Many of the areas we've previously covered can impact payroll such ... Read more

10 most critical factors of SAP payroll: Tax reporting and auditing

We have covered 6 of the 10 most critical factors of SAP payroll in this blog post series. The next area we'll cover is Tax reporting and auditing. Over the years, SAP has developed many payroll reports to make tax reporting and audit simpler process. However, these monthly, quarterly, and annual rituals can consume significant amounts of time and energy from payroll departments depending on the level of understanding of what SAP provides. Hopefully, you are already aware of the following reports you can use ... Read more

10 most critical factors of SAP payroll: Time management

We have finished five of the 10 most critical factors of SAP payroll and will explore time management in this post. Time Management includes the collection of time-related data, absences and attendances, and may include evaluation of the raw data all within SAP. SAP delivers several Infotypes to collect data with the most common being: 2001 Absences 2002 Attendances 2006 Absence Quotas 2010 Employee Remuneration Info 2013 Quota Correction 0416 Time Quota Compensation These infotypes may be maintained directly, through the use of Cross-Application Time Sheets (CATS), or ... Read more

10 most critical factors of SAP payroll: Unit and parallel testing

Unit and parallel testing is the fifth factor in the 10 most critical factors of SAP Payroll. We covered Data integrity, Integration, Configuration and Customization, and HRSP and legal changes in the first four blog posts. Testing is a building process where we look at individual functionality and see how it fits in the big picture. We can then identify how the process changes when moving from another system or by changes to the SAP system. How do are the differing levels ... Read more

10 most critical factors of SAP payroll: HRSP and legal changes

This is the fourth of 10 most critical factors of SAP payroll. We covered Data integrity, Integration, and Configuration and Customization in the first three and in this post we will cover Human Resources Support Packages and Country Legal Changes. Human Resources Support Packages (HRSPs) were put in place by SAP many years ago to reduce the impact of updates towards year-end to HR and HR submodules. HRSPs are released approximately every month and contain individual SAP Notes and other legal and correction updates. Country Legal ... Read more
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