Cornerstone Recognized as Core Leader in 2020 Fosway 9-Grid for Cloud HR

25 September 2020

Santa Monica, Calif. – Sep. 25, 2020 –Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSOD), a global leader in people development solutions, today announced it has been recognized as a Core Leader in the 2020 Fosway 9-Grid™ for Cloud HR. This recognition supports Cornerstone’s commitment to double down on customer centricity, embedding the highest level of customer experience and service throughout its solutions.

“Being recognised as a Core Leader in the Fosway 9-Grid™ for the Cloud HR market is a testament to our constant strive for innovation, our focus on organizational transformation and our continued focus on helping businesses to develop extraordinary people to create extraordinary change,” said Vincent Belliveau, Chief Executive of EMEA, Cornerstone. “The current pandemic has placed increasing importance on employee data, and now more than ever, we will support our clients to make smarter decisions by having complete visibility of their workforce as well as increase efficiencies and accuracy of data via employee and manager self-service.”

The Fosway 9-Grid™ is a leading, five-dimensional market analysis model that assesses the position of different solutions and providers in the European learning and talent management systems market. It ranks these solutions by their potential performance, market presence, cost of ownership and future trajectory. The Fosway 9-Grid™ is a completely unique market analysis model, offering independent and unparalleled research and insights for the next generation HR and Learning markets in Europe for the past twenty years.

“An early advocate of the Talent-driven HCM model, Cornerstone has continued to strengthen the capability of its HR solution and seen growth in customer advocacy and renewals,” said David Wilson, CEO, Fosway Group. “It’s clear that Cornerstone is fully behind its mission to deliver modern, personalized and intelligent experiences to meet the needs of today’s organisations.”

Cornerstone HR unifies people data to drive smarter workforce decisions, including functionality to future-proof your business with advance organization planning, extend HR solutions across an organisation’s ecosystem and provides a modern, intuitive experience that fits the way people work.

Cornerstone has also recently demonstrated strong performance in the Recruiting space after maintaining strong positions for both its recruiting offerings in the Fosway 9-Grid™ for Talent Acquisition for Cornerstone Recruiting and Saba TalentLink.

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About the Fosway 9-Grid™

Fosway Group is Europe’s #1 HR Industry Analyst. The Fosway 9-Grid™ provides a unique assessment of the principle learning and talent supply options available to organisations in EMEA. Now in its sixth year, the analysis is based on extensive independent research and insight from Fosway’s Corporate Research Network of over 150 customer organisations, including BP, HSBC, PwC, RBS, Sanofi, Shell and Vodafone.

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