Ellucian partners with Bluewater to provide strategy and implementation services
- Bluewater, a consulting and services partner for learning and talent management systems, is now an Ellucian partner for services related to its Talent Management Suite
- Bluewater will focus on implementation helping Ellucian customers maximize their investment in technology
- Bluewater has deep experience in the selection, implementation, and operation of learning and talent management systems
Bluewater, a consulting and services partner for learning and talent management systems, is now an Ellucian partner for services related to its Talent Management Suite, including learning, performance, and recruiting solutions. Bluewater will focus on implementation, helping Ellucian customers maximize their investment in technology with a clearly defined methodology that is aligned with institutional drivers.
Ellucian offers comprehensive human capital management (HCM) solutions that help institutions support every aspect of the employee lifecycle—from recruiting and onboarding to position management and professional development to succession planning. As a part of the HCM solution Ellucian leverages, technology partner, Cornerstone’s unified talent solution for recruiting, learning, performance and succession planning solutions.
“As a long-term Cornerstone partner that has completed more than 550 implementations and consulting engagements across industries, Bluewater has deep experience in the selection, implementation, and operation of learning and talent management systems,” said Ellucian SVP, Product Management, Kari Branjord. “When you combine Bluewater’s expertise with our experience providing solutions and services that power higher education, the partnership is a natural choice.”
With a clearly defined implementation methodology, customers will experience delivery of their talent management solutions. Bluewater and Ellucian will work in lock-step to answer questions and satisfy requests.
“Bluewater is excited to partner with Ellucian and provide transformational expertise in the deployment of learning and talent management to great colleges and universities who are looking to accelerate the development of their employees, partners and students,” said Chris Bond, CEO of Bluewater. “We feel honored to have been selected by Ellucian to be the implementation partner for their Talent Management Suite. Not only is this partnership a great addition to Bluewater’s existing higher education practice, it also aligns perfectly with our mission statement to help clients develop their people, for the future of their organizations and the transformation of the world.”
Bluewater is a full service consulting and services company that has 15 years of experience in the Learning, Talent and HR industries. Since its founding in 2003 Bluewater has maintained a consistent focus on helping companies solve business problems by aligning talent management systems and processes with overall company goals.