What users are saying about
23 Ratings
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Top Rated
410 Ratings
23 Ratings
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Score 8.5 out of 100

Cornerstone OnDemand

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410 Ratings
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Score 8.2 out of 100

Feature Set Ratings

  • Avature CRM ranks higher in 1 feature set: Recruiting / ATS

Recruiting / ATS

8.7

Avature CRM

87%
7.4

Cornerstone OnDemand

74%
Avature CRM ranks higher in 12/15 features

Company Website Posting

9.3
93%
4 Ratings
7.3
73%
40 Ratings

Publish to Social Media

9.3
93%
4 Ratings
7.6
76%
37 Ratings

Customized Application Form

9.0
90%
5 Ratings
7.1
71%
39 Ratings

Resume Management

9.0
90%
5 Ratings
7.4
74%
42 Ratings

Duplicate Candidate Prevention

8.7
87%
5 Ratings
7.6
76%
39 Ratings

Candidate Search

9.0
90%
5 Ratings
7.1
71%
40 Ratings

Collaboration

8.3
83%
5 Ratings
7.2
72%
35 Ratings

Task Creation and Delegation

7.5
75%
4 Ratings
6.9
69%
37 Ratings

Email Templates

8.0
80%
4 Ratings
7.9
79%
56 Ratings

User Permissions

8.7
87%
5 Ratings
7.6
76%
57 Ratings

Notifications and Alerts

9.0
90%
5 Ratings
8.1
81%
52 Ratings

Reporting

8.7
87%
5 Ratings
7.5
75%
60 Ratings

Job Requisition Management

N/A
0 Ratings
7.0
70%
44 Ratings

Job Search Site Posting

N/A
0 Ratings
7.1
71%
37 Ratings

Applicant Tracking

N/A
0 Ratings
7.2
72%
40 Ratings

Onboarding

Avature CRM

Feature Set Not Supported
N/A
8.2

Cornerstone OnDemand

82%
Cornerstone OnDemand ranks higher in 3/3 features

New hire portal

N/A
0 Ratings
8.0
80%
64 Ratings

Manager tracking tools

N/A
0 Ratings
7.8
78%
107 Ratings

Compliance tracking and reporting

N/A
0 Ratings
8.9
89%
116 Ratings

Performance and Goals

Avature CRM

Feature Set Not Supported
N/A
8.3

Cornerstone OnDemand

83%
Cornerstone OnDemand ranks higher in 5/5 features

Corporate goal setting

N/A
0 Ratings
8.0
80%
90 Ratings

Subordinate goal setting

N/A
0 Ratings
8.2
82%
93 Ratings

Individual goal setting

N/A
0 Ratings
8.7
87%
101 Ratings

Line-of sight-visibility

N/A
0 Ratings
8.2
82%
89 Ratings

Performance tracking

N/A
0 Ratings
8.6
86%
105 Ratings

Performance Management

Avature CRM

Feature Set Not Supported
N/A
8.1

Cornerstone OnDemand

81%
Cornerstone OnDemand ranks higher in 10/10 features

Performance plans

N/A
0 Ratings
8.0
80%
89 Ratings

Plan weighting

N/A
0 Ratings
8.0
80%
76 Ratings

Manager note taking

N/A
0 Ratings
8.3
83%
65 Ratings

Performance improvement plans

N/A
0 Ratings
8.2
82%
77 Ratings

Review status tracking

N/A
0 Ratings
8.2
82%
91 Ratings

Rater nomination workflow

N/A
0 Ratings
8.1
81%
60 Ratings

Review reminders

N/A
0 Ratings
8.2
82%
89 Ratings

Workflow restrictions

N/A
0 Ratings
8.2
82%
81 Ratings

Multiple review frequency

N/A
0 Ratings
8.1
81%
78 Ratings

Reporting

N/A
0 Ratings
8.1
81%
107 Ratings

Succession Planning

Avature CRM

Feature Set Not Supported
N/A
8.5

Cornerstone OnDemand

85%
Cornerstone OnDemand ranks higher in 4/4 features

Create succession plans/pools

N/A
0 Ratings
8.5
85%
47 Ratings

Candidate ranking

N/A
0 Ratings
8.7
87%
47 Ratings

Candidate search

N/A
0 Ratings
8.7
87%
50 Ratings

Candidate development

N/A
0 Ratings
8.3
83%
46 Ratings

Learning Management

Avature CRM

Feature Set Not Supported
N/A
7.9

Cornerstone OnDemand

79%
Cornerstone OnDemand ranks higher in 11/11 features

Course authoring

N/A
0 Ratings
6.7
67%
126 Ratings

Course catalog or library

N/A
0 Ratings
8.6
86%
172 Ratings

Player/Portal

N/A
0 Ratings
8.1
81%
159 Ratings

Learning content

N/A
0 Ratings
8.3
83%
137 Ratings

Mobile friendly

N/A
0 Ratings
7.4
74%
128 Ratings

Progress tracking & certifications

N/A
0 Ratings
8.0
80%
156 Ratings

Assignments

N/A
0 Ratings
8.4
84%
168 Ratings

Compliance management

N/A
0 Ratings
8.2
82%
149 Ratings

Learning administration

N/A
0 Ratings
8.3
83%
171 Ratings

Learning reporting & analytics

N/A
0 Ratings
8.6
86%
170 Ratings

Social learning

N/A
0 Ratings
6.8
68%
107 Ratings

Attribute Ratings

  • Avature CRM is rated higher in 2 areas: Likelihood to Recommend, Support Rating

Likelihood to Recommend

8.7

Avature CRM

87%
5 Ratings
8.3

Cornerstone OnDemand

83%
245 Ratings

Likelihood to Renew

Avature CRM

N/A
0 Ratings
9.7

Cornerstone OnDemand

97%
37 Ratings

Usability

Avature CRM

N/A
0 Ratings
8.5

Cornerstone OnDemand

85%
36 Ratings

Availability

Avature CRM

N/A
0 Ratings
7.3

Cornerstone OnDemand

73%
5 Ratings

Performance

Avature CRM

N/A
0 Ratings
6.4

Cornerstone OnDemand

64%
5 Ratings

Support Rating

9.0

Avature CRM

90%
2 Ratings
6.6

Cornerstone OnDemand

66%
50 Ratings

In-Person Training

Avature CRM

N/A
0 Ratings
8.6

Cornerstone OnDemand

86%
4 Ratings

Online Training

Avature CRM

N/A
0 Ratings
9.0

Cornerstone OnDemand

90%
8 Ratings

Implementation Rating

Avature CRM

N/A
0 Ratings
9.0

Cornerstone OnDemand

90%
18 Ratings

Configurability

Avature CRM

N/A
0 Ratings
7.3

Cornerstone OnDemand

73%
214 Ratings

Ease of integration

Avature CRM

N/A
0 Ratings
5.5

Cornerstone OnDemand

55%
2 Ratings

Product Scalability

Avature CRM

N/A
0 Ratings
8.2

Cornerstone OnDemand

82%
2 Ratings

Vendor post-sale

Avature CRM

N/A
0 Ratings
9.1

Cornerstone OnDemand

91%
4 Ratings

Vendor pre-sale

Avature CRM

N/A
0 Ratings
5.6

Cornerstone OnDemand

56%
4 Ratings

Likelihood to Recommend

Avature

It is very helpful in saving time by sending emails automatically to selected candidates.
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Cornerstone OnDemand

Cornerstone is great for large-scale learning needs. If you need to get training out to a bunch of people, it's a great tool for assigning and tracking. If you're looking for an AI-based tool for performance, it's not ready for that. It's improving, but it's not quite there.
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Pros

Avature

  • Simplicity - HR specialists and recruiters using the software will be able to use data and analytics to track the progress of their prospective candidates.
  • Versatility - Avature's customer service team will work with you to build a customized workflow.
  • Flexibility - The ability to update and change the system ensures that this platform will continue to serve organizations today as well as tomorrow. As the last 24 months have shown, organizations must adapt to the changing workforce.
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Cornerstone OnDemand

  • Automatic recurring assignments are easy to get that refresher training out without needing to assign it fresh each time.
  • Reporting 2.0 makes it easy to write and share your reports with just selected filters. Making it easy for people receiving it to just change what they need to see.
  • Learning Admin Console makes it easy to peek at what is going on in your portal and open up connected reporting when needed.
  • Success Center is a great resource for getting peer answers to questions and learning about the releases and suggesting changes that should be added to the roadmap.
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Cons

Avature

  • Some of the better parts of the CRM system must be purchased.
  • Reporting could be easier/better, kind of cumbersome to run a report.
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Cornerstone OnDemand

  • User-submitted external training is editable by users even after it has been approved and completed on their transcript, UNLESS a transcript lock is put into place--which also renders all submitted certificates un-openable once approved. Thus they can never be referenced after approval.
  • The system is designed for annual compliance training to be re-versioned annually. I [believe it] is a very un-user friendly for training that we don't want to re-version because users take it on a rolling, as-needed basis.
  • Some very key components are not configurable and cause our users a great deal of confusion. For example, there is no way to turn off the search bar on a user transcript or even to edit the prompt text within it. Our users are constantly searching for training here, and end up re-opening/re-launching completed courses rather than registering for a new occurrence of a course.
  • In general, we find Cornerstone [onDemand] clunky and that it does not really meet our needs.
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Pricing Details

Avature CRM

Starting Price

Editions & Modules

Avature CRM editions and modules pricing
EditionModules

Footnotes

    Offerings

    Free Trial
    Free/Freemium Version
    Premium Consulting/Integration Services

    Entry-level set up fee?

    No setup fee

    Additional Details

    Cornerstone OnDemand

    Starting Price

    Editions & Modules

    Cornerstone OnDemand editions and modules pricing
    EditionModules

    Footnotes

      Offerings

      Free Trial
      Free/Freemium Version
      Premium Consulting/Integration Services

      Entry-level set up fee?

      Required

      Additional Details

      Pricing Info

      Likelihood to Renew

      Avature

      No answers on this topic

      Cornerstone OnDemand

      As long as pricing stays reasonable, we will likely stay with Cornerstone for at least one more contract renewal. It would be a large task to migrate all of our content to a new system. However, the LMS landscape is diversifying with new startups that are showing some real innovation.
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      Usability

      Avature

      No answers on this topic

      Cornerstone OnDemand

      Easy to use, easy to learn, lots of support during the learning process. There are a few parts of the system we don't use and I'm hesitant to begin using because other clients have said they're difficult and cumbersome (certifications) or outdated (libraries)
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      Reliability and Availability

      Avature

      No answers on this topic

      Cornerstone OnDemand

      It was down for a couple of hours in our first month. Occasionally, in the evening we have trouble logging in even though it is not a maintenance window.
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      Performance

      Avature

      No answers on this topic

      Cornerstone OnDemand

      Pages do not load quickly. Often times any action or selection of a box, drop down, check, pretty much ANY Javascript interaction causes the whole entire page to load/reload/start doing something in the background. This makes a nightmare for having to mass edit courses or upload ILT sessions. It's the one of the archaic web designs they use that really bugs me as an admin and makes working in the portal at times intolerable and insufferable
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      Support Rating

      Avature

      Great and fast responses, always available during implementation phase.
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      Cornerstone OnDemand

      Its always important to have support when you are facing problems and when you are the main admin of the organization. Cornerstone Support is very supporting when you have not found the answer in the help guide. its very useful to have a team support to guide you.
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      In-Person Training

      Avature

      No answers on this topic

      Cornerstone OnDemand

      we use also to admin all our training in person events and sessions. Its easy to admin this kind of trainings and automatize some processes we have. Also de user experience and the integration with other systems helps to the employees to use more. All modules integrated oriented to develop people is the principal reason to have CSOD. The training administration is very complete and allows to automate many processes.
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      Online Training

      Avature

      No answers on this topic

      Cornerstone OnDemand

      The online modules are pretty good. You can access them at any time, which we have done. You learn a lot in the beginning, but having the ability to retake short lessons when you are working on those items was very helpful.
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      Implementation Rating

      Avature

      No answers on this topic

      Cornerstone OnDemand

      Dig deep on what your current processes are and how they match up to Cornerstone OnDemand functionality. It's not that the Cornerstone OnDemand is bad, it just the amount of work it requires you to do to get your current data to fit into their system.
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      Alternatives Considered

      Avature

      The system is extremely innovative and easy to use, it permits a great deal of bolt-ins during a standard format so the system will be personalized to the company’s wants and of those who will be exploiting the system.
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      Cornerstone OnDemand

      The Sales Pitch for Cornerstone while being great, left us a bit disappointed when the tool got implemented. Although it is a game-changer and radically improved the learning experience the after-sales service has left us a bit disappointed. Since the overall package makes up for the situation, we can safely recommend it but while exercising caution.
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      Scalability

      Avature

      No answers on this topic

      Cornerstone OnDemand

      I have had no problem scaling the platform across various areas of the business
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      Return on Investment

      Avature

      • The hiring workflows, forms, and portals are all easily customizable to work for our organization. They have created efficiencies allowing for our staff to focus on other tasks.
      • The modernization of the hiring process has generated renewed interest in our organization's brand.
      • Once understood, the platform is simple to use and easy to design. The continual updates and improvements allow our organization to evolve and adapt to an ever-changing workforce.
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      Cornerstone OnDemand

      • We are in the process of trying to increase employee engagement through content expansion. We are in the early stages of this.
      • The Edge Import Tool, in conjunction with Reporting 2.0, has done a great job of helping to automate/semi-automate tasks for huge time savings.
      • Maintaining compliance. Achieved through dynamic/automated groups, assignments, communication, and reporting.
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