Global Winner of SAP SuccessFactors Innovation Challenge

This summer, SAP SuccessFactors challenged their partner ecosystem to build compelling solutions to help customers change work for good with SAP SuccessFactors Work Zone. AKT Global, along with 16 other global partners, rose to the challenge and flexed our innovative muscles, leveraging the SAP Business Technology Platform (SAP BTP) to showcase our creativity in the SAP SUCCESSFACTORS WORK ZONE INNOVATION CHALLENGE.

We were given nine weeks to develop and submit our proposed solutions, having received guidance and support from teams within SAP.



On 13 October 2021 during SuccessConnect, AKT was named Global Winner as well as EMEA South Regional Winner of the SAP SuccessFactors Innovation Challenge for Work Zone.

In case you missed here, have a glance of the official announcement:


In the News

With so many changes to where and how we work, there is an ever-increasing need for organizations to build adaptability and agility within their workforce and deliver exceptional employee experiences. In “ANNOUNCING THE WINNER OF THE FIRST-EVER SAP SUCCESSFACTORS WORK ZONE INNOVATION CHALLENGE FOR PARTNERS” SAP shares why they chose to launch this first-ever Innovation Challenge and names all regional and global winners. It was an exciting roster of exceptional partners and we at AKT Global commend all solution ideas – they’re all amazing, so if you haven’t already checked out the FULL LIBRARY OF INNOVATION CHALLENGE SUBMISSIONS, we encourage you to do so.


About the People Management Digital Coach

As we all know, the world of work has changed and successful businesses will be the ones that truly listen to the needs of their people, whether they are working from the office, remote, or deskless. SAP SuccessFactors Work Zone is SAP’s unified entry point to provide employees with an intuitive, personalized digital workplace experience that empowers them to be productive from anywhere. SAP SuccessFactors Work Zone also opens the door to innovation, allowing the integration of third-party solutions into the platform to surface data to employers and employees efficiently.

And to take this innovation even further, AKT Global created the People Management Digital Coach to empower managers to engage employees and continuingly help maximize customers’ investment in SAP technology.

Based on the Nobel Prize winning Nudge Theory, the solution is triggered by SAP SuccessFactors and other data sources, to generate just-in-time simple, specific and action-oriented, tips, nudges and learning to managers in SuccessFactors Work Zone.

Check out our 3-minute Overview of the AKT People Management Digital Coach:


Get in Touch

More details of the People Management Digital Coach for SAP SuccessFactors Work Zone will be released in the coming months. In the meantime, if you have any questions of this solution or any SAP SuccessFactors HXM or Work Zone solution, please do not hesitate to contact the team at


Did you know that AKT Global is a long time partner of SAP SuccessFactors? And through these years, we’ve implemented 500+ SAP SuccessFactors and Qualtrics projects globally and our 250+ team members are certified and/or experienced across the entire Human Experience Management (HXM) journey. We are already implementing SAP SuccessFactors Work Zone projects for global customers, so ready to help your organization in your next step with Work Zone.