Sage People Review 2021: Alternatives, Pricing, Features

Phil Strazzulla, HR Tech Expert
January 25, 2021

Sage People has built an end-to-end cloud solution to manage HR and People for global workforces.

What's Inside

Sage People Review

Sage's HRIS is a customizable core HR suite built on top of Salesforce. Their product covers applicant through alumni and is a great option for companies in the small to medium enterprise range (150 - 5k employees) that have a global presence. They boast a 95% retention rate across their 500 customers, the result of a broad product that also integrates with the rest of Sage's ERP suite.

Sage People Customers

CRU, Lovehoney, Showbrook Bank, Enigma Industrial Services

Sage People Stats

  • 400k+ users
  • Presence in over 150 countries
  • #1 multinational HR and People management system on Salesforce

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Key Sage People Features

  • Global and local compliance: You can create a single global policy for your organization that is able to adhere to local regulations at the same time.
  • Customizable dashboards: Sage People provides an instant view of your international workforce. Their dashboards can be personalized per leader and function, providing real-time insights where it's most relevant.

Sage People also comes equipped with:

  • Talent acquisition
  • People management
  • Attendance and leave management
  • Employee recognition
  • Workforce experience management

Sage People Implementation

Sage works with implementation partners that can help you set up the tool on the Salesforce platform. Additionally, they offer a variety of implementation docs and step-by-step articles. These are all available through their knowledge base and online university.

Sage People Customer Success

Sage People offers several resources for its clients, such as research and analytics reports, eBooks, datasheets, and webinars. They also offer 24/7 assistance through the Sage Support Central.

Sage People Key Integrations

Sage has partnered with several other software companies in order to complement their offering. According to their partners page, some of these companies are TalentLMS, Broadbean, DocuSign, Sovren, and Kimble.

What to be aware of

Sage People Pricing

While the pricing for Sage People isn't disclosed, you can take an interactive tour and see the tool for yourself. Afterwards, you can get in touch with their team to get a customized quote.

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