Is there any enterprise system that sucks more than Workday?
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It depends what angle you're looking at it from.
I'd say Workday is the least sucky HR system, having implemented/worked with most of the major ones. It's UI is easily the best out of the major vendors (Workday, Oracle, SAP) and many of the common tasks required for bread and butter activities like payroll reports, integrations etc. it does out of the box, whereas other solution still require a lot of manual config.
In fact, the only reason not to go with Workday, for HR at least, is cost - and the only reason it costs the most is because it's the best, whereas SAP will offer you SuccessFactors for free if you're a major SAP user and Oracle will offer Cloud HCM for a massive discount as they are petrified of losing market share to Workday.