ConnectCarolina Newsletter  |  July 16, 2014  

Getting Ready for Go-Live

Campus Prepares for October Go-Live

The British Army has an adage that goes something like “prior planning and preparation prevents poor performance.” The time schools and units spend now getting ready for the October 1 ConnectCarolina go-live for Finance and HR/Payroll will make for a smoother process during cutover.

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CLASSROOM, CBT, WEBINAR

Everything You Need to Know About Training!

Everyone who will be using ConnectCarolina will receive the training they need -- and, training is required for access to the system. Because so many people need training, we are delivering it in a variety of ways.

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KEY DATES TO KNOW

Cutover Schedule

Cutover and go-live will begin starting in mid-September. Click here for the cutover schedule and instructions on how to prepare for the transition. 

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Video: Finding Your Chartfield Codes

This new video explains how to use the lookup tool in ConnectCarolina to find Fund, Source and other chartfields. A must-watch for Finance staff!

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Go-Live Blog

Check out our new live blog with a behind-the-scenes look at how the team is getting ready for go-live as well as tips and advice that you can use in your own preparation.

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Benefits of Cutover Rehearsal

PROJECT GO-LIVE  PREP

Cutover: Prepare and Practice

Prepare and practice. Recap and refine. For an operation as complex as the October go-live of ConnectCarolina for Finance and HR/Payroll, a tightly scripted plan of action is an absolute necessity. Nailing down the exact timing and logistics of such a comprehensive plan requires practice.

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Reporting in ConnectCarolina

Business Intelligence Comes to Reporting

The implementation of a more robust data warehouse and powerful new tools will help modernize the way that the University thinks about reporting.

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Payroll-Testing-web

Ensuring Accurate Paychecks in ConnectCarolina

As the calendar moves closer to the October go-live date for ConnectCarolina, the project team and business owners are ramping up the extensive process of Payroll Parallel Testing.  Here’s how it works.

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ASK, SUGGEST, COMMENT

What's On Your Mind?

ConnectCarolina means lots of changes for faculty, staff and students. Use the form on this page to submit your questions, ideas, concerns or feedback about ConnectCarolina. We want to know what’s on your mind, so we can help you transition to and use this new system.

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DON'T MISS

Webinar Addresses Chartfields Changes

Are you on top of the Chartfield changes coming with ConnectCarolina? Learn about them in a new Chartfields webinar recording now available online.

Click here.

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