May 18, 2016

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Progress made this reporting period:

KU Shared Service Center – Build the Foundation:   evaluate job functions, redesign business processes, and create training materials

  • This project is complete.

KU Regional Shared Service Center Implementationto streamline job functions and improve business processes

  • Implementation planning continued for the Biodiversity Institute, Kansas Biological Survey, Kansas Geological Survey, and the School of Social Welfare.  These units will transition to shared services on July 5th.
  • Staff continued to enter data in the Summer Pay Collection (SPC) system.  Confirmation Reports will be sent out on May 18th.

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