With the 2023R2 release (9/9/2023), Workday improves the manager experience on the Home page. Workday display additional contextual information for managers and give them more insight on areas that matter most. The contexts include Important Dates, Team Highlights, Quick Actions, and identifying manager user type.

Manager homepage Workday

Managers now see the 2 new sections on the home page:

  • Important Dates now display time off, birthdays, and anniversaries for the managers' direct reports. It also displays the holidays for the manager.
  • Team Highlights now display 4 of the manager's direct reports with an option to view up to 8, giving easy access to view and navigate to their direct reports. It also provides insights related to Feedback Received, Goals Overdue, and Required Learning.

Quick Actions now displays in the Awaiting Your Action section for the following reviews or approvals:

  • Time Off for Employee (Initiation and Correction).
  • Leave of Absence for Employee (Initiation and Return).

Quick Actions also displays the following transactions when you access these tasks from your home page:

  • View Payslips
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