A blog to communicate about Workday.

Updates - Comments, Service Awards, and more

December 4, 2018 | Categories Staffing, Time Off & Leave

Service Awards

The report, Service Awards, supporting service award recipients for FY19 has been updated in Workday.


For quite sometime, comments on reports have caused us some pain as they were only viewable by very specific roles.  Workday has now provided us with a new report field secured in such away that HR roles can now view the comments associated with... Read More

Updates - More report changes to share

October 17, 2018 | Categories Recruiting, Staffing, Time Off & Leave

Our minimum wage verification reports have been updated to include the rates that will be effective 12/31/2018.  As in the past we will be working with the Student Employment Office to advance all hourly student positions to the new minimum wage.  If you have large numbers of changes and would like to discuss doing this via EIB (mass load) please let us know as soon as possible.

 Hourly Workers Under Min Wage... Read More

Updates - A number of items we would like to share

October 12, 2018 | Categories Recruiting, Staffing, Time Off & Leave

Source Effectiveness (recruiting report update) – we added a new field to the drill down providing the name of the Employee Hired / Promoted

Is Deceased (calculated field update) – we discovered a long standing flaw in the logic of this field where a retiree whose date of death had been updated was not displaying as deceased. This flaw has been fixed in both reports and integrations. If you see any... Read More

Short-Term Disability Leave Changes

October 10, 2018 | Categories Time Off & Leave

In an effort to increase usability, we are in the process of reviewing our current leave plans.  Our first change, impacting Short Term Disability Leaves, is scheduled to occur end of business tomorrow (October 11, 2018).

What is changing:

Short Term Disability Waiting Period No Supplement:

We are and replacing it with two separate leaves:

  • STD Waiting Period No Supplement/No Pay – Semi-... Read More

Update - Comprehensive Informational Extract

September 21, 2018 | Categories Staffing

When we went live with Workday one of the primary reports we pointed people to for data on workers and positions was the Comprehensive Informational Extract.  As we hear from report customers we understand that this report continues to be used on a regular basis and is one of the top ten reports run in Workday. 

Moved to production today 9/21/18, we made significant changes to the report. The changes are numerous and too much to list... Read More

Welcome to the Cornell Workday Reporting blog!

September 18, 2018 | Categories


Welcome to the first post on the Cornell Workday Reporting blog!

The intent of this blog is for the reporting team to communicate with you about Workday reports. We intend to add information here about new reports, changes to existing reports, and other items and topics that the reporting team feels may be relevant to you.

This will be a place where you can see what we have been and are currently working on, big... Read More