The future of workplace technology and employee experience

Hosted by Claremont x Applaud


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Rachel James, Applaud

Adrian Biddulph, Claremont

Jordan Robinson, Applaud




DateSeptember 22 2021
Time11am (BST)

As HR departments strive to become more strategic, they are hindered by today's workplace technology.

Using insights from our latest Forrester report, we’ll examine the state of the HR technology landscape today and shed light on how you can leverage your current HR systems to enhance employee experience.

You’ll also hear how we've helped the National Trust elevate their own employee experience by transforming their existing HR self-service, ultimately reducing cost and time wasted with improved processes, data entry, and initiation. 

Topics covered:

  • The HR technology landscape today and the new era of digital transformation
  • The critical importance of digital employee experience
  • Commentary on key Forrester report findings and trends
  • An overview of Applaud's workforce experience layer
  • National Trust success story

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Meet the panelists behind The future of workplace technology and employee experience

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Moderated by Rachel James, Marketing Director, Applaud

 With international experience spanning Asia, the Middle East, and Europe, Rachel brings a global perspective to HR technology
and an acute awareness of widespread market trends.

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Adrian Biddulph, Oracle Managed Services Lead, Claremont

Adrian is responsible for the delivery of Claremont’s Managed Services and Consulting arrangements. Adrian also has over 20 years of experience as an Oracle HCM & Payroll consultant, providing strategic advice and solutions to a broad range of clients ensuring they get the best possible return when using any of Oracle’s HCM suite of products.

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Jordan Robinson, VP Global Partnerships, Applaud

Jordan brings a unique blend of Human Capital Consultancy, Channel Sales, Partner Network / Ecosystem, and SaaS Customer Success experience from his time in Management Consulting at Deloitte & KPMG, as well as SaaS startups & scaleups.

Why workplace technology is critical to EX


2-4 hours

Employees and managers lose 2-4 hours per week to HR tasks.


89% of organizations report significant inconsistencies between remote and office based employees.


HR service desks can repurpose up to 50% of their time doing more value-add activity.



This commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Applaud will help HR leaders understand the current state of the HR technology landscape and its impact on employee experience. Download the report here >