Empower VMS, a cloud-based vendor management system, has announced a name change to UpGlide, as well as a full rebranding transition. The name change reflects the software’s commitment to simplifying contingent workforce management processes for users through seamless, forward, and continuous connectivity to diverse touchpoints in the contingent workforce ecosystem.

“UpGlide provides a best total value solution for organizations seeking a simple and viable tool to streamline vendor and contingent workforce management. Changing the name to UpGlide is symbolic of the software’s flexibility to propel any contingent workforce program in the right direction, regardless of company size or user role,” said Scott Aicher, COO of UpGlide.

UpGlide is designed to be a multifunctional platform and is completely customizable to meet program specifications for end clients, MSPs, and staffing agencies. “We have created a VMS that provides essential functionality to drive an effortless user experience,” said Aicher.

UpGlide enables aggregate process automation over job orders, compliance documents, expenses, timesheets, and reporting, so users can easily manage contingent workforce programs. The software’s full rebrand includes a fresh website and visual identity to personify its modern and simplistic appeal to consumers. “We continue to focus on creating unique value by providing an economical solution for SMBs; these organizations receive the benefits of using a VMS without splurging on an enterprise platform,” said Aicher.

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UpGlide is the cloud-based contingent workforce management platform that creates diverse user experiences through versatility. Designed for multifunctional use, UpGlide is customizable to meet role-specific needs of end clients, MSPs, and staffing agencies within the contingent workforce ecosystem. UpGlide can be used to support any piece of the contingent workforce lifecycle, streamline program administration, and enable data exchange across external management systems.

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How can cloud workflow management enhance user experience while increasing process efficiency? Cloud software has allowed everyone from hiring managers to staffing agencies improve their workforce programs through automation of client, candidate, and vendor management. Cloud software has allowed everyone from hiring managers to staffing agencies improve their workforce programs through automation of client, candidate, and vendor management. Implementing cloud workflow management can alleviate outdated HR processes while delivering significant time and cost savings while eliminating timesheet and billing nightmares.

Whether you are a staffing agency, MSP, or corporate HR manager, it is important to know how to turn technology into an advantage. These are the 3 C’s of cloud workflow management to continuously optimize your workforce program.


How does your organization create unique value through service delivery? In order to have a successful workforce program, you have to be able to cater to client, vendor, and candidate needs. Dealing with multiple users equals catering to different expectations. Cloud software should provide flexibility to adapt to the evolving staffing environment. Use cloud workflow management to customize each user experience while consolidating application processing. It is a win for all – you meet all expectations while simplifying your workflow.


It is important to make sure everyone is on the same page.  Having well set cloud software will allow external and internal partners to collaborate in a centralized platform, making it easier for everyone to work together on HR related processes.  You eliminate human errors by automating day-to-day tasks – allotting more time to be proactive in meeting long term business objectives.


Often organizations need a way to manage multiple clouds from one screen.  Good cloud software will have the ability to connect workflow across external management systems. Flexible integration capabilities are essential to synchronize data updates across your network.

UpGlide allows you to create, collaborate, and connect all contingent workforce related processes in a central platform. If you’re looking for the cloud-based solution that delivers enhanced user experiences while increasing process efficiency, learn more about UpGlide’s unique user attributes.

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