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Encouraging the Next Generation of STEM Professionals

One of the spare-time activities that I find extremely fulfilling is promoting science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) opportunities with children in my local community. Simply beginning the STEM conversation may be all it takes to kindle interest in an educational and professional path a child may have never considered before. Orac...
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Nominate the OAUG Innovator of the Year

It could be your organization! Nominate deserving individuals or companies for the OAUG Member of the Year and the OAUG Innovator of the Year awards. The deadline is December 31, 2018. The OAUG presents several exciting awards at the Meeting of Members during the annual COLLABORATE conference. One of the most coveted is the OAUG Innovator of the Ye...
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ROI, and Then Some. It’s Personal.

When I first ran for the OAUG Board of Directors, I was enthusiastic about this group's mission and felt that it was time for me to give back. Like so many other professionals using Oracle Applications, I had sharpened my knowledge, honed my skills and deepened my network by participating in OAUG activities and programs. Yes, it was time to give ba...
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HCM Cloud: Considerations and Insights

During the planning of OAUG Cloud Week 2018 , I had the opportunity to connect with many customers and experts who are sharing their stories as part of the educational webinar series, July 9-13. In this Q&A, one of our presenters, Dawn Holmes, shared insights related to Oracle HCM Cloud. Join the OAUG for Cloud Week, July 9-13, 2018. This week ...
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Cloud: How Do We Get There? And Why Should We?

With around a month to go before OAUG Cloud Week, Oracle have just announced Soar – "the last upgrade you will ever need .". Soar represents a package for getting on-prem customers to the cloud. With around 15% of on-prem customers now shifted to the cloud (as of their Q3 results statement), Oracle is clearly trying to remove those barriers to entr...
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Are We Winning the War for Talent?

The "war for talent" became a popular catchphrase about 20 years ago and is still used to refer to the battles many organizations wage in their efforts to attract, hire and retain qualified employees. In my organization, finding qualified employees is certainly one of our top business challenges. Earlier this year, the OAUG embraced an opportunity ...
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Salute to Outstanding Contributors

There are many individuals and groups that serve the OAUG community with their outstanding contributions throughout the year. Last evening during the annual OAUG Meeting of the Members at COLLABORATE 18, the OAUG recognized its 2018 winners (scroll to the end for the photo gallery): 2018 Oracle Ambassador Jeff McCall , Oracle Senior Principal Techn...
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Alyssa Johnson
Congratulations to all who were honored! We appreciate your contribution to the success of the OAUG and its members.
Tuesday, 01 May 2018 13:47
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Swipe Up! OAUG Insight Magazine is Digital and Vertical

The new, vertical scrolling OAUG Insight magazine brings you a modern, dynamic reading experience on any device. Preview the just-launched spring 2018 edition .  In this issue: ​ ​ 3-Step Strategy: Workforce Analytics – A strategy for end-to-end workforce data analytics using Oracle BI. FAH/SLA Integration with External Systems. Cloudy with a ...
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New Membership Directory

One of the exciting benefits of the OAUG's recent upgrade of its membership software system is the enhanced Membership Directory. Having the ability to locate and network with other Oracle Applications users is a valuable part of your OAUG membership. The searchable, online Membership Directory allows you to find information about key contact peopl...
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Unleash the Value of Your OAUG Membership

"One of the best ways to take advantage of your membership is to get involved…. As a user, it gives you a voice. It gives you the opportunity to be heard. It gives you the opportunity to be involved in some of the decisions related to Oracle Applications." Watch the video below with OAUG member Debbie Morris, Southern Company, and find mo...
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Dennis Elsenpeter
Another wonderful advantage of being an OAUG member is all the knowledge, experience, and information you have at your fingertips.... Read More
Tuesday, 30 January 2018 08:20
Dennis Elsenpeter
My OAUG Membership gives me access to information, knowledge and experiences from other users. I can't count how many times I util... Read More
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Tech Pushes. People Inspire.

Happy new year! We may be leaving 2017 behind, but we are certainly not escaping the accelerating waves of change — simultaneously exciting and challenging — that are now constant in our work lives.  When I first became involved with the OAUG nearly 14 years ago, my organization was preparing for change, updating business processes and embraci...
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Celebrate Enthusiastic Contributors and Determined Pioneers

It's that time of year – time for the 2017 retrospective and your turn to nominate our community's top contributors and pioneers. The OAUG exists and endures because of the time and talents our members devote to supporting education, networking and advocacy initiatives. Consider the members that have made an outstanding contribution to the OAUG in ...
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Welcome to the OAUG! November New Members

The OAUG would like to welcome the new members who joined in November:  Alex and Ani Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Org Joseph Sipeki Main Roads Western Australia Sands Capital Management  TechStyle
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