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Five Ways to Increase Efficiencies with SuccessFactors Performance & Goals

Source: SuccessFactors
Technologies can streamline existing processes (which are often paper-based in small to medium-size businesses), making the process faster, reviews more effective, goals much clearer, and results easier to track. Leverage more efficient and effective performance and goal management processes in your small to medium-size business by following these five steps.

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