Closing the Loop: Linking Workforce Planning, Analytics, and Hiring

Visier

In order to keep up with skill shortages and avoid costly role vacancies, organizations need to close the loop between business strategy, workforce planning, and talent acquisition. Where Workforce Data is Used. Workforce Intelligence 101 talent acquisition workforce planning

Workforce Planning 101 [Infographic]

Visier

As Vice President of Workforce Management Practice and Principal Analyst at Brandon Hall Group Mollie Lombardi wrote in this Workforce Planning blog post last year: “Workforce planning is tricky business. Not just because of the complexity entailed in the process, but because if you ask four people what workforce planning is, you’ll likely wind up with five definitions.”. So, what is Workforce Planning?

A New Workforce Planning Model: Why Position Management Is Flawed

Visier

Given that people costs make up the largest chunk of the operating expenses for a typical organization, getting the workforce plan right is fundamental to good corporate fiscal health. As a best practice, workforce planning should be continuous.

Why Agile Workforce Planning is Key for Organizational Success

Visier

This is supported by a critical element that is often overlooked: agile workforce planning. In short, to have a responsive workforce, the process that supports this (workforce planning) needs to be adaptable itself. Plan for an aggressive recruitment strategy?

Why HR Needs Data-Driven Workforce Planning to Avoid Talent Shortfalls

Visier

We are in an unprecedented war for talent: companies cannot hire fast enough to keep up with their workforce demands. “Companies cannot hire fast enough to keep up with their workforce demands” – @VisierAnalytics Click To Tweet. The Better Way to Do Workforce Planning.

Prepare for Nurse Retirements and Shortage with Intelligent Workforce Planning

Visier

According to a survey by the National Council of State Board of Nursing and the Forum of State Nursing Workforce Centers, 55% of registered nurses (RN) are age 50 or older. Navigating Nurse Retirement with the New Workforce Planning.

The Future of Workforce Planning

HR Daily Advisor

One of the best investments organizations can make toward the satisfaction of their employees is in workforce planning technology and process improvements. Workforce planning minimizes the likelihood that employees, teams, and organizations will have their needs unmet.

Automated Workforce Planning: Tactical or Strategic?

China Gorman

An organization’s workforce is also, however, its most expensive asset, and workforce management (the development of employees, retention of skilled talent, etc.) Automated workforce management solutions can also help to reduce unplanned overtime.

5 Steps to Avoid Talent Shortfalls Using Data-Driven Workforce Planning

Visier

a big postwar question, and ushered in an era of new revolutionary practices, such as coaching, job rotation, 360-degree feedback, high-potential tracks, and succession planning. Companies with poor workforce planning were at risk of going out of business or being sold off.

Make Workforce Planning Real by Dumping Position Management

TLNT: The Business of HR

Given that people costs make up the largest chunk of the operating expenses for a typical organization, getting the workforce plan right is fundamental to good corporate fiscal health. Strategic HR Talent Management Workforce Planning Featured people analyticsYet most finance departments still develop budgets for people the same way they do for chairs — an outdated approach that creates risk and headaches for the organization.

5 Essential Workforce Planning Tools for any HR professional

Analytics in HR

Workforce planning tools are an essential part of the HR professional’s toolkit. In this article we’ll go over 5 strategic workforce planning tools, explain their use and give examples and excel templates on how to use them. What are workforce planning tools?

Unlocking the Benefits of Workforce Planning

Acendre

Great talent, and the organizational success that follows from it, are almost always the result of careful planning. common sense that workforce. the benefits that planning deliver or there are problems in execution. benefits of workforce planning. planning process.

Workforce planning strategies to meet the federal hiring freeze

HR Times

Will the hiring freeze issued on January 22, 2017, by the White House be part of a longer-term strategy to reshape the federal workforce? How will a reshaped workforce impact agencies’ abilities to support operations and mission needs? Develop a smart approach to workforce reshaping.

HR Analytics and Workforce Management

SutiHR

Today, the demand for premier talent is forcing organizations to plan and recruit more efficiently. Workforce planning and HR analytics have become an important focal point for HR teams around the world, as they can tackle new challenges in sourcing and retaining the right candidates.

My talk on how predictive analytics and machine learning are used in workforce planning.

Vemo

Here's what's currently on my mind with advances in workforce planning made possible by use of machine learning - and predictive analytics in general.

Tackling Talent Strategically: Q&A With Harvard Business Review Analytic Services

Visier

The majority of leaders (73 percent) have experienced talent shortfalls due to poor workforce planning, according to a new report released by Harvard Business Review Analytic Services (HBR-AS). HR Leadership HR leadership advice HR software workforce planning

5 Questions for Paul Hamerman on Financial and Workforce Planning

Workday

Hamerman, who will be our guest speaker in a July 18 webinar , answers five key questions that we believe organizations should consider when exploring workforce and financial planning approaches in today’s business world. . How are organizations using workforce planning to help their organizations grow and thrive in today’s economy? There are several established use cases for workforce planning and modeling capabilities. Paul Hamerman. Paul D.

How Improving HR’s Analytics Capability Prevents Chaos Over New Overtime Rule

Visier

” The pressure is on HR to find the delicate balance between productivity, employee engagement, and the workforce budget, while staying compliant. The Importance of an HR Analytics Function. An effective analytics function makes this process less chaotic and stressful.

How Workforce Analytics Helps Prevent Another Bad Hire

Visier

However, the opposite proved to be true: when the organization started using Visier’s workforce intelligence solution , the analytics revealed that the so-called “high scoring” candidates (who were hired!) Without workforce analytics, it’s difficult to identify what makes a strong hire.

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.

How ConAgra Foods Drove HR Transformation With Analytics-Driven Planning

Visier

When a company acquires another business, bringing the two workforces together is the single most challenging undertaking of the entire project. Optimizing personnel cost planning, forecasting, and analysis with leading technology and processes.

HR Happy Hour #201: Putting the Fun Into Analytics

HR Ringleader

A few weeks ago, Steve and I had the opportunity to record a HR Happy Hour episode with Mike Psenka, SVP of Workforce Solutions at Equifax and Edward Pertwee, Strategic Workforce Consultant at BT. We had just conducted a panel discussion on how to leverage data and analytics for HR and organizational success.

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. Building your People Analytics Solution.

Be Courageous with People Analytics: Recap of Visier Outsmart 2018

Visier

Our annual people analytics and workforce planning conference, Visier Outsmart, has wrapped and we’re excited to share all that happened with you. “Be With people analytics and data-driven workforce planning both ever-evolving, HR and business leaders must continuously be fearless in their pursuit of innovation and change within their organizations. You can start strategic planning without doing the operational planning.

Workforce Planning to Defend Your Agency’s Budget

Acendre

” Fortunately, through modern workforce planning and analytics solutions , you can defend budget proposals with precise data which directly speaks to ROI-benefiting outcomes. Avoid passive “firefighting” reactions to staffing developments through dashboards and reports, which enable you to stay on top of imminent workforce trends. Dashboard-enabled insights align current and expected budget allocations with planned hiring and attrition totals.

HR Analytics – HCI Talent Strategy and Workforce Planning conference

Strategic HCM

As well as the books, I’ve been re-reviewing the Human Capital Institute’s recent Talent Strategy and Workforce Planning conference (which I’ve also already posted on here ).

The Rise of the People Strategy Platform

Visier

As BCG captures well in their paper, When people strategy drives business strategy : “Developing a people strategy was once a straightforward matter of figuring out how to create the best possible workforce to execute an already defined business strategy.

Deloitte Research: How Successful Organizations Use People Analytics to Drive Decision-Making

Visier

Whether you are examining your sales pipeline, the success of a marketing campaign, or employee retention, data and analytics are essential for business decision-making. Despite this, many companies still overlook people analytics when it comes to solving complex business problems.

The Rise of the People Strategy Platform

Visier

As BCG captures well in their paper, When people strategy drives business strategy : “Developing a people strategy was once a straightforward matter of figuring out how to create the best possible workforce to execute an already defined business strategy.

People Analytics Conferences Data-Driven HR Leaders Can’t Miss in 2018

Visier

People analytics is now business-critical and, more than ever, HR must take advantage of the massive opportunities that analytics provides. Why is it so important for HR to attend at least one conference on data and analytics? People Analytics & Future of Work.

Unlocking the Benefits of Workforce Planning

Acendre

Great talent, and the organizational success that follows from it, are almost always the result of careful planning. common sense that workforce. planning is the key to ensuring you have the right talent in place and plans for ensuring you always have the skills and competencies necessary for organizational success. the benefits that planning deliver or there are problems in execution. benefits of workforce planning. planning more carefully.

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

Innovative HR and Why Technology Innovators Can’t Survive Without It

Visier

Fortunately, a scientific mindset gels naturally with this industry — tech CEOs see data and analytics technologies as generating the greatest return for stakeholder engagement. Develop The Right Mix of Workforce Diversity. Advance Your Workforce Planning.

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 Measure the Value of People Analytics

Reflektive

According to Google Trends, the search term “people analytics” was almost nonexistent until about 2008. It means that people analytics has become part of the conversation for many businesses. Based on Deloitte research, “77% of all organizations believe people analytics is important.” More than half (52%) of organizations that use people analytics rate themselves as excellent at conducting multi-year workforce planning, while an additional 38% rate themselves as adequate.