The Six Skills for People Analytics Success

Visier

Jonathan Ferrar is a respected consultant, speaker, and author in HR strategy, workforce analytics, and the Future of Work. The leader of any workforce analytics team has one of the most exciting and demanding jobs in the business – and especially in the Human Resources function.

The Talent Analytics Workflow Needs Non-Analytical Talent Too

ATD Human Capital

Many articles discuss how human resources needs to be an analytics culture, and that all HR employees need to learn analytics. As I speak around the world and talk to people in HR, I recognize the fear of those who have little interest in analytics.

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HR Analytics – The “GPS” of True HR Transformation

Visier

The same could be said – most recently – for the terms, “workforce analytics,” “talent analytics,” and other variants of this. These include: Setting the global HR strategy: requires change analytics capabilities. Numbers behind HR – benchmarking & analytics.

Make HR Analytics a Priority, But See the Bigger Picture

Visier

Making HR analytics a leadership priority is not just about encouraging HR to present the latest analytics innovations, but rather a true partnership to drive pivotal decisions. However, today’s HR analytics are mainly used for cost avoidance, not to drive broader strategic success.

Guide to Lean Hiring

compliance and producing measurable analytics. Do you wish you had better recruiting analytics reports? newtonsoftware.com TABLE OF CONTENTS Lean Hiring Defined The Advantages of Lean Hiring Guide to Lean Hiring Getting Started with Lean Hiring.

People Analytics Summit Canada Review

HR Gazette

Rob Catalano had the pleasure of attending the 3 rd People Analytics Canada Summit this week in Toronto. The level of research and data analytics required to find a competitive advantage is mind blowing. People Analytics Geeks unite!

Analytics Must Be HR’s Top Priority To Be Strategic

Visier

Unfortunately, HR leaders are frequently so busy that most haven’t found the time to realize that “The War For The Future of HR” is already over, and “data analytics” has won! The post Analytics Must Be HR’s Top Priority To Be Strategic appeared first on Visier Inc.

Workforce Analytics 101 [Infographic]

Visier

With recent articles like Harvard Business Review’s “It’s Time to Split HR,” written by world-renowned business advisor and author Ram Charan, and BersinInsights’ “Will HR Lose the Battle Over Analytics?” What is workforce analytics? Check out this Workforce Analytics 101 infographic. The post Workforce Analytics 101 [Infographic] appeared first on Visier Inc. Workforce Intelligence 101 data-driven HR series datafication of HR HR Tech workforce analytics

Infographic Thursday: Workforce Analytics 101

Something Different

Check out today’s great infographic from workforce analytics and planning firm Visier , which defines and outlines the value proposition of workforce analytics. Infographic Thursday People Analytics hr human resources

The definitive guide to choosing the right applicant tracking system

Recruiting analytics that measure KPIs such as the stage-to-stage. Lastly, the analytics built into such recruiting software is designed. Choosing The Right ATS The definitive guide to choosing the right applicant tracking system Introduction ATS for Employers v.s.

Fact or hype: Do predictive workforce analytics actually work?

Visier

When determining the validity of our predictive analytics capabilities, customer data analyzed was anonymized. Why is proving that predictive analytics work so hard? How did we validate Visier’s “at risk” predictive analytics technology? This one is for you, Bill Kutik.

It’s Time For HR to Be Bold with Analytics

Visier

While 77% of all organizations believe people analytics is important, only 32% feel ready or somewhat ready for analytics, according to Deloitte’s Global Human Capital Trends 2016 report. So how can practitioners take advantage of analytics’ potential?

It’s About More Than HR: Analytics Learnings from Tom Davenport and Dr. John Sullivan

Visier

The underlying theme tying their two presentations together was that in order for HR to be successful with analytics, it’s necessary to connect HR goals (or your people strategy) to organizational goals (the business strategy). The eras are: Analytics 1.0: Artisanal Analytics.

Digital Transformation Through Mobile Analytics

SuccessFactors

At the core of every digital transformation is mobile analytics. tweet_quote display=”Mobile analytics represents the last mile in actionable insight—the final bridge that connects decision to action.”]Mobile The promise of mobile analytics in the digital age.

Why “Free” HR Analytics Are a Myth

Visier

Embedded analytics—defined by Gartner as analytic capabilities that are “ easily accessible from inside the application, without forcing users to switch between systems ”—are one tactic that has been heralded as an effective approach for facilitating data-driven decisions.

13 Signs of Inefficient Recruiting

13 SIGNS THAT YOU NEED A NEW APPLICANT TRACKING SYSTEM newtonsoftware.com 11 07 Newton’s Remedy With Newton’s robust reporting and analytics suite, there’s a better way.

Why I don’t really like the whole analytics and big data thing in HR

What is Paul Thinking

It’s been something in the back of mind, wound tight, ready to spring with the right trigger – the feeling this whole mad, headlong rush into big data and predictive analytics for HR isn’t right. I’m no Vizzini missing the point on what big data and predictive analytics mean.

How To Set Up Successful Teams For Advanced Analytics

SuccessFactors

Advanced analytics uses statistical, machine learning and operations research models for pattern recognition, forecasting, simulation, and optimization. In addition, these new roles need to be integrated within existing processes to ensure the operationalization of analytics solutions.

The 4 Elements of Analytics Storytelling

Visier

Here’s how to use those four elements to help tell your analytics story. By doing this, you’ll wrap up your analytics story and leave your audience feeling confident on your course of action and strategy for the future. Workforce Intelligence 101 workforce analytics

The Value of HR Analytics: Why Every Company Should Be A Quantified Organization

Visier

Since joining Visier, I’ve been thinking a lot about the value of workforce analytics. In fact, a consistent finding from the annual Sierra-Cedar HR Systems Survey (which I managed for 16 years) was that “ organizations with workforce analytics outperform.”. Manager Access to Analytics.

HR Is About to Get an Analytics Makeover

TalentCulture

Many company departments rely on analytics for decisions they make and strategies they implement. Through using analytics and data, these departments can get a better idea of what their customers and clients need or are looking for. With proper analytics, you could see this coming.

Why Hiring More HR Analysts Won’t Improve Your Analytics Function

Visier

One area where CHROs are focusing on unlocking more value is within their HR analytics function. Traditionally, HR analytics teams are seen as report-generators. While it may sound simple, many HR analytics teams are inundated with requests for reports and cannot keep up with demand.

Five HR Analytics Terms You Need to Know

SuccessFactors

The sheer volume of information HR analytics can bring to the table has moved HR practitioners from an out-of-sight, out-of-mind, back-room business function to a major player when it comes to company goal-setting and overall planning. Five HR analytics terms you need to know.

The Digitalization Of HR And Its Implications For Workforce Analytics

SuccessFactors

They also suggest that the deepening reliance on enterprise data will incent talent analytics teams to create an ecosystem of partners outside of HR, whose data will enable these teams to provide holistic guidance to the business.

Don’t Confuse KPIs and Analytics

TLNT: The Business of HR

Some companies tell me about their plans for people analytics and soon it becomes apparent that their mandate is something difference: they’ve been asked to report KPIs.

Why Is HR So Slow to Adopt People Analytics?

HR Gazette

People Analytics: What is in Store For the Future of HR? Advanced analytics has always been a tough tactic to adopt for HR pros looking to improve processes. Falling short with advanced analytics. Data also plays a crucial role when it comes to averting advanced analytics.

A Perfect Union: Talent Management and Predictive Analytics

The Aristocracy of HR

The focus for our discussion was: The Future of Predictive Analytics in Talent Management. Data and Analytics Featured HR Innovation Talent Management #TAOHR A Perfect Union: Talent Management and Predictive Analytics Analytics Big Data Business Data-Driven Recruiter Development.

Analytics in HR: 8 Steps on How to Apply Analytics into Your HR Processes

CakeHR

But in order to see these improvements, you would first need to highlight that there is a problem, gather the facts or data and then monitor areas that change over time… and that is where analytics in HR comes in. “HR HR HR Technology analytics hr human resources

The People Analytics, The HR Software and The Manager

HR C-Suite

People Analytics is really what the words collectively mean: Analyzed data of People. For People Analytics to work, you need to have a substantial amount of data at hand. Featured HR Analytics Innovation hr analytics hr metrics people metrics

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Why Talent Analytics Matter

TalentCulture

Whether you’re figuring out how to acquire new users, increase customer loyalty, or build an audience with content, you’re probably using analytics to set goals and measure what’s working. Talent analytics doesn’t just help you get a warm body in a seat, either.

How to Use HR Analytics to Make Business Decisions

HR C-Suite

HR analytics continues to be one of the top 5 global HR trends. Featured HR Analytics business intelligence hr analytics hr metricsAs an HR leader, do you truly understand why it’s a top trend and do you understand where teams have gone horribly wrong with it?

People Analytics 101 with Josh Bersin

Cornerstone On Demand

Analytics is the new buzzword in talent management, but that doesn't mean it's the new reality. While three in four companies believe using people analytics is important, only 8 percent think their organization is “strong" in the area—with no improvement since 2014.

People Analytics Grows Up

Josh Bersin

Talent Analytics cisco onaOver the last decade, HR departments and businesses have become better at collecting data about people. We used to know employees’ ages, demographics, salary histories, performance ratings and. Bersin & Associates, Leading Research and Advisory Services in Enterprise Learning and Talent Management.

Top 5 HR Analytics Articles: Fall 2016 Edition

Visier

However, while more and more HR leaders are spearheading the adoption of workforce intelligence at their organizations, they also have this critical question in mind: Once we have an HR analytics function and solution in place, how do we take full advantage of it?

How Analytics Drives Talent Development

ATD Human Capital

Driving Talent Development with Data, a new whitepaper from UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, discusses how leading-edge companies are tapping the potential of advanced human capital analytics to improve talent acquisition, employee engagement, retention, and talent development.

HR Analytics: Start with the Story

UpstartHR

I think that many of us try to do the same with this big data/analytics concept. Back in college I wrote a ton of papers for various classes. Without fail, my writing process would look like this. Read some of the research available and form an opinion. Write an essay based on that opinion.

3 Mistakes To Avoid When Starting an HR Analytics Function

Visier

HR leaders recognize that they should be using analytics to support decision making. Since many HR leaders don’t have a good sense of how to get value from analytics , they move it off their plate by passing it to the HR reporting team or to some newly hired data scientist.

How To Reduce Employee Turnover with Workforce Analytics

Visier

The Era of Workforce Analytics. The desire to explore the relationships between metrics and know with certainty what levers are pulling workforce trends has ushered in the era of Workforce Analytics (a.k.a. ‘HR HR analytics’ or ‘talent analytics’).

Applying Domain Expertise to Big Data Analytics

Visier

Despite years of hype, development, and openhanded spending, big data and business analytics haven’t lived up to their massive potential. I believe it’s because of their unique and innovative approach to business—and more specifically, human resources—analytics.

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Solving Gender Disparity Requires Analytics that Discover the Intersections

Visier

How can leaders use analytics to identify the best ways to accelerate women’s career progress? How Analytics Can Reduce Gender Disparity. The solution requires analytics that look “outside the lines.” What do these alternative analytics look like?