The Journey towards an Agile HR Function

Digital HR Tech

When it comes to an agile HR function, the question is: Can HR implement an agile approach to become a customer-centered function that delivers value through agile solutions? HR can use this approach to design and reinvent practices. Agile Focus in HR.

Why Growing Businesses Need People Analytics

Visier

According to Deloitte’s Human Capital Trends , 84% of leaders identify analytics as being very important to their organization, yet only 22% of organizations are making the investment. However, the perception that analytics are too complex and expensive is a barrier for mid-size organizations.

[Podcast] Bernard Marr: Building a Super-Intelligent HR Function

Analytics in HR

Bernard Marr – author, Top 5 LinkedIn Influencer, advisor to the World Economic Forum, and keynote speaker at People Analytics World 2018 – joins the People Analytics Podcast, a series of lively conversations with leading practitioners, thought leaders and tech pioneers from a variety of backgrounds from around the globe. David Green speaks with Bernard Marr about the future directions in which People Analytics will take the HR profession.

People Analytics Maturity: Where Are You on Your Journey? [Quiz]

Visier

People analytics has been trending in the HR community for a decade now, but the majority of organizations are still only in the earliest stages of analytics adoption. Before you begin your journey into data analytics, it’s important to understand where you stand today.

Up Your Analytics Game: How to Empower People to Take Action

Speaker: Tom Davenport, President’s Distinguished Professor of Information Technology and Management, Babson College

Is “HR Analytics” an Oxymoron?

China Gorman

Still Under Construction: The State of HR Analytics 2016 , conducted and published by the New Talent Management Network , has some compelling data about how HR functions are deploying higher level analytics and how successful they are in deriving actionable insights.

How to Develop Data-Analytics Skills in HR

Analytics in HR

The ability to analyze and extract valuable insights from workforce data is an increasingly sought-after skill in HR. But adding data-analytics competency in the HR staff is a challenge. Data Analytics Training Options. Analytics News & Blogs

Steal this People Analytics Leader Job Description!

Visier

You need the right People Analytics Leader in order to build an effective and strategic people analytics function. This person is the key evangelist and visionary for data-driven decision making, and ensures the use of people analytics always delivers values to the business.

Build vs. Rent: Don’t Crash on the Do-It-Yourself Iceberg for People Analytics

Visier

“Build vs. Rent” is a common dichotomy in technology buying, but what does it mean when applied to people analytics? But, as more and more HR organizations grow their analytics function, I’ve noticed that not all journeys are the same. Data warehouse software licenses.

How Is Artificial Intelligence reshaping the HR function at your workplace

AssessHub

Human resources, as a function has undergone significant transformation over the last few years. This can be attributed to the evolution of technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning and the use of analytics. It could help HR managers to retain the best workforce.

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. Not surprisingly, HR leaders are not familiar with the role the average HR professional plays in analytics so they don’t involve them at all.

Prediction: People analytics will augment the workforce and the workplace

Bersin with Deloitte

Ninety percent of the data in the world has been created within the last two years alone, and the continued emergence of new technologies will likely increase that rate even more. That tiny percentage has granted us an advance look at how to put people analytics to work.

Predictive Analytics in HR: The Game Changer

CakeHR

Predictive analytics in HR is one of the most recent key trends to follow in 2018 and there’s good reason for it – businesses need it, especially if they want to keep up with their competition! For those of you that are still asking the question ‘What is HR Analytics?’

Find Merck KGaA Found the Ideal Span of Control Using People Analytics

Visier

People analytics is critical for business because, at the end of the day, insights into our data enable us to drive better outcomes for my organization, Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. However, our people analytics showed us that there is, in fact, no magic number.

The HR Analytics Management Cycle

Analytics in HR

I started my research into HR analytics over a year ago. And more importantly, there was a considerable dose of confusion around the added value that HR analytics can bring to the HR functions and more interestingly, to the business case and strategic role of HR in organizations.

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.

HR Analytics – The “GPS” of True HR Transformation

Visier

Since the mid-1990s, the phrase, “HR transformation,” has been a part of HR’s common vernacular. In fact, it is so often-used some regard it as almost a form of HR “smart talk” – something that many talk about, but few really understand how to do. What is HR Transformation?

Prediction 7: HR will help every employee lead a better work life using data and analytics

Bersin with Deloitte

HR has recently come to embrace people analytics (PA). More than 85 percent of the companies surveyed for our latest High-Impact People Analytics study 1 have developed their PA capabilities beyond the most rudimentary level. Scaling to new heights of people analytics.

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?

Analytics Must Be HR’s Top Priority To Be Strategic

Visier

What could be more important than realizing that the world of HR is on the edge of a dramatic shift that will literally change the entire focus of HR? The Business World Has Changed and HR Can’t Afford to Lag Behind. And that approach served HR executives well.

It’s Time For HR to Be Bold with Analytics

Visier

Experian — a global leader in consumer and business credit reporting and marketing services, and a Visier customer — is one organization that has successfully embraced workforce analytics. So how can practitioners take advantage of analytics’ potential?

Davos and HR Data

China Gorman

Davos” gets lots of press, but the ongoing work of the organization provides a trove of data, analysis and information for any leader, in any organization, anywhere in the world. A total of 371 companies from 9 broad industry groupings are represented in the data.

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When People Analytics grows up

Analytics in HR

When People Analytics grows up it adds value. It’s so obvious that you don’t have to spend a lot of time explaining it (and if you really have to, refer to Josh Bersin’s paper “ People Analytics: Here with a Vengeance “). Analytics News & Blogs

Why HR Must Use People Analytics for Strategic Decisions

Visier

Today’s HR landscape is more complex than ever before: globalization is taking the competition for talent worldwide, four generations are in the workplace at the same time , and contract workers account for at least one-third of the workforce. This challenges the very nature of the role of HR.

A Journey towards a Bare Bones HR Analytics Infrastructure 

Analytics in HR

It goes without saying that the role of data in the HR function has grown substantially in the last decade, and will continue to do so for decades to come. Where I found myself was somewhere quite different – as I’m sure many other HR analytics professionals can identify with.

Keeping it Simple: Driving HR analytics Value in 1 week

Analytics in HR

I attended an HR analytics conference in 2014, and was very impressed by the HR analytics work done in excel by Elouise Leonard-Cross, then of Home Group, in the North-East of England. The Home Group HR team did a great job by keeping things simple. HR Analytics

The onus, or bonus, of human analytics?

Benify

As Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg’s highly publicized congressional testimony in April 2018 confirms all too well, and somewhat uneasily depending on who you ask, companies that work with big sets of personal data know far too much about each and every one us, and make a lot of money doing it.

10 Reasons To Shift To A Data-Driven High Business Impact HR Model

Visier

At first glance, senior HR executives might take that top ranking as a positive thing. HR Can’t Become A High Business Impact Function Unless It Adds Analytic Capabilities. 10 Reasons To Shift To A Data-Driven High Business Impact HR Model.

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3 examples of how people analytics making HR data-driven

NGA Human Resources

People analytics is maturing fast. The past few years have seen a staggering growth in the adoption of people analytics for companies around the world, ranging from 45% to 120%. Organizations no longer see people analytics as separate from HR, but as an integral part of HR.

Six Sigma in HR: Implications for HR Processes, Analytics & Automation

Digital HR Tech

Data science has touched every aspect of business functions today, enabling greater speed, accuracy and improved quality of business decision making. As an inherent part of core business operations, the “people function” hasn’t been immune to this development either.

Why Extend HR Data to Business Leaders?

Visier

If your job is to run an HR function, you likely encounter this challenge on a regular basis: It is often the managers and department heads who make decisions that impact the results of key programs, such as retention and recruitment. The Democratization of HR Data.

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Big HR Data By Any Other Name

China Gorman

I’m mindful of Laurie Ruettimann’s blog post from a couple of weeks ago wherein she put it straight out: HR Research Isn’t Research, It’s Marketing. HR professionals all over the world know this. Not a bad thing for HR professionals. Not HR’s reputation, but corporate culture.

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The HR Analytics Rocking Horse: Lots of Action, Little Progress

TLNT: The Business of HR

Still Under Construction: The State of HR Analytics 2016 , conducted and published by the New Talent Management Network , has some compelling data about how HR functions are deploying higher level analytics and how successful they are in deriving actionable insights.

How to Turn Your Vision for Data-Driven HR into a Reality

Visier

Many HR professionals are bombarded with blog posts and emails reminding them that if they don’t do something about people analytics, then they are missing out. People analytics is a net new capability, and it’s hard to place a value on a service HR has never experienced before.

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Using people analytics to get to High-Impact HR

HR Times

High-Impact HR refers to an HR function that helps the business excel in key areas—adapting to market changes, introducing new products and services faster, being more responsive to customer needs, operating efficiently and cost-effectively, and beating the competition.