SAPexperts LIVE Panel Discussion: Recent Enhancements to Employee Self-Service/Manager Self-Service (HR 2013)

  • by Jeremy Masters, SAP HCM Consultant, Worklogix
  • April 4, 2013
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Watch SAPexperts author and HR 2013 presenter Jeremy Masters as he moderates a panel discussion with three other HR experts (Gertrud Beisel, Jacob Crane, and Michael White), and engages in an in-depth discussion about the changing landscape of  SAP Employee Self-Service/Manager Self-Service (ESS/MSS). This panel discussion updates you about changes that have—and will—occur in ESS/MSS, and what you can expect in the coming year. [This video was taken at HR 2013; for more information about our seminar and conference offerings visit our Conference Page.]

Panelists: Gertrud Beisel (SAP AG), Jacob Crane (EPI-USE America), and Michael White (Exaserv)

Gertrud Beisel is the solution owner for SAP HCM Employee and Manager Self-Service on any device. Before she took her current role, she worked as an HCM application consultant and solution manager for Business byDesign.

Jacob Crane is a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology and has more than seven years of experience in SAP Employee and Manager Self-Services and related SAP technologies. He currently serves as a solution architect on a wide range of SAP projects with a primary focus on ESS, MSS, and Workflow.


Michael White is a Senior SAP Technical Consultant at Exaserv, a global consulting organization providing implementation services, application support and specialized products for the SAP ERP HCM market. He is Exaserv’s guru for Adobe Forms and Workflow, and has SAP HR technical expertise in the Organizational Management, Payroll, Time and Personnel Administration modules. Michael provides a depth of knowledge in ABAP programming, SAP Portal configuration and has extensive experience with national, international and global roll outs. Michael is a tenured speaker with Sapphire conferences including HR 2007, 2008, 2011, 2012, and 2013, as well as HR Europe 2010 and 2011.


Jeremy Masters

Jeremy Masters is an author, speaker, and SAP ERP HCM subject matter expert with more than 12 years of experience. Jeremy is also the co-founder and managing partner of Worklogix, which provides SAP ERP HCM professional services and software solutions to Fortune 1000 companies. Jeremy has been involved in more than 20 projects, many of them global in scope. In addition to ECM, Jeremy has worked with the talent management functionality, including performance management, succession planning, and e-recruiting as well as the employee and manager portals in SAP ERP. For more information on Enterprise Compensation Management, you can reference his book Enterprise Compensation Management with SAP ERP HCM.

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