Insights: AMERICAS

Explore the SSO landscape of the Americas with interactive Visual Analytics Workbooks. Filter many facets to find the answers to your SS&O location questions.

North America Shared Services 2020 Benchmarking Report – Are you ahead of the curve?
This benchmarking report first examines the top benefits and emerging value-added services North American Shared Services provides to their enterprise. Next, it features the latest performance outcomes of North American SSCs to benchmark against: Top 20 Most Admired SSOs, HR metrics and RPA metrics.
Published November 2019
Doing more and doing better with service offerings, analytics and digitalization: Up next for U.S. SSCs
This interactive report covers the latest trends in the U.S. Shared Services landscape, such as service expansion, skills in demand and GBS aspirations. It will also assess automation-readiness in U.S. Shared Services Centers (SSCs) and highlight the importance of digitalization within the GBS. F...
Published May 2019
Processes and people – key drivers to take U.S. Shared Services to the next level
 This report will focus on the importance of processes and talent in Shared Services by giving an insight into process mining and human capital analytics. It will also share key metrics on talent and attrition in U.S. Shared Services Centers (SSC).
Published April 2019
The Transformative Potential of Shared Services in Higher Education: What's Behind the Promise and How to Nail the Transition
This report showcases how Shared Services can engender transformational change in operational efficiency within U.S. Higher Education Institutions. It will outline observed changes pre and post-implementation and give a quick insight into a number of key indicators in U.S. Higher Education SSC
Published January 2019
Shared Services in North America 2019: Workforce Strategies, GBS Objectives, Key Measures of Success
This report reviews the Shared Services landscape in North America to provide insights on workforce strategies, skills being prioritised, popular tools & technologies for investments, objectives for Global Business Services (GBS), and key measures of success.
Published November 2018
US Higher Education Shared Services Centers: Locations, Processes & Functions, Top Implementation Tips
It's been demonstrated that Shared Services benefits the private sector, and growing evidence indicate that Shared Services can also be effectively applied in the public sector. This report aims to answer some of the most popular questions such as how the Higher Education landscape looks in the US
Published September 2018
US Shared Services Centers Trends in Talent and Technology 2018
This report delves into the US shared services strategies on digital workforce, knowledge services, and new talent management priorities based on SSON's 2018 market survey and the US SSC Q2 survey data blended together.
Published July 2018
Talent and Intelligent Automation - Performance Drivers for Latin American Shared Services in 2018
SSON Analytics surveyed Shared Services professionals in Latin America to find out the talent challenges and Intelligent Automation (IA)/ Robotic Process Automation (RPA) strategies in this region. This report answers several core questions.
Published June 2018