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.

Does your HR Function need to Rebrand?

TalentCulture

Why Brand the HR Function? In some ways, HR Tech and HR Analytics have been the saviours of the HR function, cutting down on costs and time and enabling HR to be leaner, agile and more productive than ever. ‘ What? ‘ I hear you ask.

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[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.

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.

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

Join top-ranked analyst and bestselling author of Competing on Analytics, Tom Davenport, to learn how analytics technology provides Financial Services HR professionals with unique insights that create strategic value.

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.

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.

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.

What is People Analytics and How Do I Get Started?

Visier

People analytics (also commonly known as HR analytics or workforce analytics) is the practice of collecting and transforming HR data and organizational data into actionable insights that improve the way you do business. How to get started with people analytics.

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

HR leaders have been attempting for years to use people analytics to turn this vast amount of data into actionable insights, but many still struggle with how and where to apply people analytics to maximize the return on investment. Analytics Bersin

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?’

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.

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?

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.

5 Top Benefits of HR Predictive Analytics

XBInsight

The growing technological capabilities to capture, track and measure talent-related data have presented tremendous opportunities to better combine the scientific and the human aspect of HR to build a workforce that is efficient and high performing.

HR Data Sources for Analytics

Analytics in HR

A question we commonly hear is “what are data sources that can be used for analytics?” In this article, we will list a number of common data sources in HR and the broader business that will be helpful in your people analytics efforts. Other HR data. Other HR data.

Does Your HR Function Need To Rebrand?

SAP Innovation

Why brand the HR function? In some ways, HR tech and HR analytics have been the saviours of the HR function, cutting down on costs and time and enabling HR to be leaner, agile, and more productive than ever. But the flip side to this development is that HR is now becoming a target for the outsourcing fetish – bundled up with IT and accounts as something that can be done somewhere else for less money. “What? ” I hear you ask.

Does Your HR Function Need To Rebrand?

SAP Innovation

Why brand the HR function? In some ways, HR tech and HR analytics have been the saviours of the HR function, cutting down on costs and time and enabling HR to be leaner, agile, and more productive than ever. But the flip side to this development is that HR is now becoming a target for the outsourcing fetish – bundled up with IT and accounts as something that can be done somewhere else for less money. “What? ” I hear you ask.

Building a People Analytics Team With Amit Mohindra | Perceptyx

Perceptyx

At last year’s Perceptyx Innovations Conference, Amit Mohindra, founder of People Analytics Success, addressed the topic of building a people analytics team. 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.

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.

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.

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

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?

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?

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.

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

Developing a Talent Analytics Function: Build, Buy, or Borrow

Lighthouse

I’m currently in the midst of a research project examining how some of the best and brightest companies in the world hire people analytics talent. Building a people analytics team for the first time isn’t like hiring a new administrative assistant or a new accountant.

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.

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 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

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.

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.

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

Visier

Great HR leaders excel at finding untapped potential in their people, increasing their efficiency, and maximizing their contribution to the company’s strategic objectives and financial performance. One area where CHROs are focusing on unlocking more value is within their HR analytics function.