Sage People vs. flair

More Intuitive HR on Salesforce

There are many advantages to using a Salesforce-powered HR solution. flair provides all the functionality of Sage People, but with a more user-friendly experience.







flair Leads in Key Categories

On the software marketplace G2, users rate flair higher than Sage People in many key areas, including ease of use, ease of setup, and quality of support.

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Better User Experience

flair offers a more intuitive and modern user experience compared to Sage People, with self-service features that save time, reduce HR requests, and improve the employee experience.

Enable self-service absence requests, employee records, and document management.

Improve productivity and employee retention with simple, personalized, and collaborative onboarding workflows.

Save time on everyday HR tasks using our intuitive mobile app for employees and managers.


Simplified Time and Attendance

flair’s time tracking and absence management features are easier to use and manage, ensuring you keep a clear, accurate, and compliant record of working hours and attendance.

Increase the accuracy of time entries with our user-friendly digital time clock and clear approval workflows.

Create customized absence accrual policies that meet local requirements and standards.

Integrate flair with physical RFID-enabled terminals for more reliable attendance tracking.


Secure Document Management

With flair, you can efficiently manage HR and recruiting documents. Keep important documents safe in Salesforce and save time with our automated document generator.

Safely share important documents and files, such as payslips, onboarding documents, and contracts.

Automatically generate personalized documents from templates in seconds.

Simplify approval workflows and speed up recruiting with our built-in e-signature tool.

“flair’s approach to implementation is very flexible and worked extremely well. Having the possibility to try everything out, knowing that if I had any questions, flair would be there to answer them – that really simplified the implementation.”
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The Number 1 HR App on Salesforce

Proven Enterprise Data Security

With flair, your data is stored on Salesforce servers, protected by some of the most advanced security technology available.

In-Depth People Analytics

Dive deep into your HR and recruiting data using custom reports and dashboards in the flair Salesforce apps.

Completely Customizable

flair can support any regional requirements and adapts to your organization, no matter your industry and working style.

Integrations To Elevate Your HR

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the main differences between Sage People and flair?

Both flair and Sage People are HR solutions built on Salesforce. They cover a wide range of HR functions, from talent acquisition to absence management and performance reviews. Both solutions store HR data in Salesforce, which has the benefit of robust data security, a high degree of customization, and advanced reporting.

flair and Sage People also both provide a self-service portal for employees to access HR information, make requests, and communicate with managers.

One difference between the two solutions is flair’s focus on user experience. On review platforms like G2 and Capterra, flair scores higher on ease of use, ease of setup, and value for money.

flair also offers several integrations that are not included with Sage People. For example, with flair’s Slack integration, you can track time, request and approve time off, and receive notifications directly in your Slack app.

What does flair offer that Sage People does not?

flair offers several features that are not included in Sage People. For example, flair integrates with physical time-tracking terminals and clocking-in machines. Using RFID-enabled key fobs or fingerprint scanners, allows you to verify an employee’s presence in the workplace and provides a more reliable, non-intrusive method of time tracking.

In addition, flair’s document management feature allows you to securely upload, store, view, and share important work documents, including contracts, payslips, and certificates.

With flair, you can also manage employee inventory. You can record inventory details, such as purchase date and price, serial numbers, location, and assigned employee. This helps you keep track of all equipment that has been loaned out to employees and easily identify when new equipment needs to be ordered, for example, laptops and monitors for new starters.

Why should I choose flair over Sage People?

flair is a great choice for companies that want to improve collaboration. Using the comments feature, you can add context and explanations to everyday HR interactions, facilitating teamwork and communication without needing to switch apps. You can also add videos with screen sharing to explain more complex topics or even just to add a personal touch.

If you’re looking for a user-friendly HR solution, flair scores very highly for ease of use on numerous leading review platforms. flair is also the best-rated HR app on the Salesforce AppExchange.

What kind of businesses are flair and Sage People most suited to?

Sage People and flair are both built on Salesforce, the world’s leading CRM platform. This makes them ideal for companies that already use Salesforce. However, even if you have not implemented Salesforce, you can still use flair – we will set up a Salesforce instance for your company to use, so you’re not limited in terms of functionality.

Both solutions are ideal for mid-market companies and organizations operating in multiple locations and countries.

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