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.

Why HR Needs Mid-Level Analytics Projects

Visier

The most exciting stories of people analytics involve big data yielding surprising findings that deliver an enterprise-wide impact. Dozens of analytic projects for the mid-level can be done every year. How to Succeed with Mid-Level Analytics Projects.

Technology Revolutionizing Workplace Wellness

SuccessFactors

Wellness in the workplace is a huge and growing trend these days. That’s why employers are introducing wellness programs in droves, and at the same time turning to technology as a tool to monitor, promote, and reward their employees’ fitness achievements. Program analytics.

The Complete Guide to Buying an Applicant Tracking System

Analytics and Reporting A robust analytics engine with pre-built and customizable reports that help you identify. including in your checklist as well. How well does it help you interview candidates & collaborate with your team?

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! And that approach served HR executives well.

The Eight Step Model for Purposeful HR Analytics

Visier

Jonathan Ferrar is a respected consultant, speaker, and author in HR strategy, workforce analytics, and the Future of Work. The Eight Step Model for Purposeful Analytics. In essence, know why you are undertaking the specific analytics exercise.

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 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.

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. You might as well be using.

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.

Why Corporate Wellness Programs Need a Dose of Occupational Therapy and Analytics

Visier

Workplace wellness programs are typically not measured or measured only at very broad levels, such as cost savings or return on investment (ROI). Workplace wellness is hot. The Limits of Typical Wellness Program Measurement and Analysis. Do corporate wellness programs work?

The 4 Elements of Analytics Storytelling

Visier

To add strategic value and establish credibility, HR analysts should embrace the art of storytelling—by shaping workforce data into a well-crafted narrative that includes all the key elements of any good story: a plot, setting, characters, and conclusion.

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! Two-days well worth it.

Using people analytics to get to High-Impact HR

HR Times

People analytics, which is really a subset of business analytics, is a key enabler of High-Impact HR. 1 But it’s not just about HR—people analytics addresses business issues, too. Getting to high-impact analytics relies first and foremost on accurate, believable data.

Timing Is Everything: 3 Tips for Mastering the “When” of Recruiting Tech Talent

next week is accurate, as well as. computing, advanced analytics, Internet of Things (IoT) technologies, and more, the need for specialized. DICE Timing is Everything 1 Timing Is Everything 3 Practical Timing Tips for Mastering the.

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.

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 Fun Physical Activities to Boost Your Worksite Wellness

CultureIQ

There’s no need to turn into a fitness guru overnight, but there are ways to incorporate small doses of physical activity to boost worksite wellness at your company. . Adding this activity to your worksite wellness program has plenty of benefits! Culture Wellness

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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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 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’).

People Analytics: Tapping into a Powerful Resource

TalentCulture

HR has relied on the use of data and analytics for years but has only recently begun to embrace people analytics. Defined as using a data-driven approach to inform your people practices, programs and processes, people analytics is a powerful resource for HR.

Five HR Analytics Terms You Need to Know

TalentCulture

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.

How to Use Google Analytics to Measure Mobile Recruiting

ExactHire HR Trends

This isn’t a beginner’s guide to understanding analytics; however, even if you are new to recruitment analytics I encourage you to read this post for its tips for using Google Analytics to measure mobile recruiting activity. Google Analytics Mobile Recruitment Resource.

The Role Of HR Analytics In Workforce Planning

Get Hppy

Workforce planning and HR analytics have become a key focus point for HR professionals around the world, as they confront new challenges in finding and retaining the right employees. Leveraging HR Analytics.

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.

Moving from HR Reports to HR Analytics in Asia

EmployeeConnect

Businesses and boardrooms around the globe have long been aware of the importance of big data analytics, visualization of first-hand information and trend predictions – all keys to outrun your competition and to manage risks before they really happen. poor indexing leading to poor performance, inexistent relations between tables as well as proprietary design, all seem to be the result of the efforts made by the software giants in the past two decades. Analytics HR Tech Technology

How Workforce Analytics Helps Prevent Another Bad Hire

Visier

The consultant created a candidate scoring process that promised to identify which candidates would stay and perform well long-term. Without workforce analytics, it’s difficult to identify what makes a strong hire. This post is part of our Data-Driven Recruitment Strategies series.

Can Wearable Technology and Predictive Analytics Prevent Workplace Violence?

HR Daily Advisor

Wearables and predictive analytics are more than just trendy tech tools—they have the potential to give safety and HR managers an edge in foreseeing and preventing workplace violence. The post Can Wearable Technology and Predictive Analytics Prevent Workplace Violence?

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Predictive Analytics Can Improve Quality of Hire

Cielo HR Leader

There are all sorts of analytics out there – some to tell you what has happened and others to give you an idea of what will happen. New and emerging methods have arisen, and Kevin covers those as well, along with ethical and legal issues that surround the use of some 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.

The HR Fortuneteller Myth: 3 Ways Your Boss Doesn’t “Get” Predictive Analytics

Visier

And while absolute certainty is never possible, predictive analytics can help organizations look at past workforce behavior to determine what is most likely to happen and plan accordingly. Here are three common myths to look out for: Myth: Predictive Analytics Will Replace Human Intervention.

Are Health Analytics the Future of Wellness Programs?

Cornerstone On Demand

Today's wellness programs still heavily rely on viewing historical data, which forces you to design your health and wellbeing plans by looking through the proverbial rearview mirror. What Are Health Analytics? That's where health analytics plays a vital role, analyzing medical and pharmacy claims, biometric screening data, as well as other sources that provide a level of influence and confidence in the decision making process. What Can You Do With Health Analytics?

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Standing up a data analytics organization:

HR Times

Data analytics, the science of examining raw data (coming from anywhere internally or externally) with the purpose of drawing conclusions about that information, has been a hot topic for several years. Building analytics capabilities starts with determining your specific desired outcomes.

Talent Analytics: A Crystal Ball For Your Workforce?

TalentCulture

We’ve been listening to the buzz around Big Data and Talent Analytics for a couple of years now. Hard numbers helped build those rosters: no one’s gotten to be a star midfielder or striker without awesome stats, one of the original forms of Talent Analytics, when you think about it.

What Employee Analytics Won't Tell You

nettime solutions

Many businesses are reaping the benefits from employee data analytics. What many businesses are beginning to focus on in addition to performance is employee analytics. Objections to be Aware of Regarding Employee Analytics. labor analytics employee engagement

How to Hire More Diverse Talent Using Workforce Analytics

Visier

How to fix it using analytics: The first step is to identify where your diversity gaps are. Use analytics to look at your current employee population and examine headcount by gender, race, veteran status, etc.

Summer Reading 2017: 5 Popular HR Analytics Articles You Need to Read Today

Visier

As more organizations climb up the HR analytics maturity curve , we continue to see new success stories coming from data-driven HR leaders who strive to move the needle on business outcomes. Data for the People: How to Use Analytics in Your People Strategy.

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Why People Analytics and Change Management is a match made in heaven

All about Human Capital

People Analytics is maturing fast. 2017 in particular was a stellar year if the published cases, presentations at various people analytics conferences and interest from the wider HR community is anything to go by. I see people analytics applied in primarily two areas ; 1) making better ( evidence-based ) HR decisions and 2) solving business issues. I believe there is a third avenue for People Analytics to add value, namely by working closely with Change Management.