Collaboratively Optimizing Williams

Collaboratively Optimizing Williams

students locking arms

We are excited to kickoff a multi year project to Collaboratively Optimize Williams.  This project, which will replace our core Human Resources, Finance and Student systems, is so much more than just a technology upgrade!  In this project, people from across the College will come together to reimagine the way we operate using modern technologies to improve processes.  Use this website to find out more about the people involved, what it means for you and what's happening with the project right now.  You can ask questions and provide feedback through this website.

Workday Wednesdays are Back Again!

April 12, 2024

Are you interested in learning more about Workday? Stop by the Faculty House Wednesday mornings April 17th through May 22nd at 9am to explore how Workday Finance will work for Williams. The presentation will run from 9:00-9:30am, and then conclude with a question-and-answer portion. Bring a friend, a colleague, or your whole team and learn … Continue reading “Workday Wednesdays are Back Again!”

What does “change management” mean?

March 14, 2024

Change management was the theme for this month’s P.A.G presentation. Danielle Gonzalez and Jessie Mandel talked through the Williams/Workday change management strategy, highlighting the tools and methods we’re using to introduce policy and process changes to the Williams community. Danielle and Jessie walked through an abridged version of the Guiding Principles that have been part … Continue reading “What does “change management” mean?”

C.O.W Project Turns One

February 20, 2024
A white cake with yellow and purple frosting to celebrate the COW project.

It’s difficult to believe that the COW Project has officially passed the 52 week mark. The team has been working so incredibly hard, and we’re not slowing down as we round the bend towards go-live. Here’s to the group, and to any opportunity to eat ice cream cake.