Strategic Workforce Planning in 3-2-1

Analytics in HR

Strategic workforce planning (SWP) is a commonly used term for a multitude of approaches to achieve a singular goal: having enough employees of sufficient quality in the future. Existing processes and cycles can contribute to such transparency, strengthened with data and analytics.

Workforce Planning in 2019: 4 Trends to Watch

Pingboard

In an ever-evolving business environment, it’s challenging for companies to plan ahead and anticipate their future needs. That said, a strategic workforce plan can ensure you’re prepared for what’s next and that all the right talent and skills are in place to help your company thrive.

A Guide to Strategic Workforce Planning

Analytics in HR

Workforce planning is often mentioned – but rarely explained. What is workforce planning, and how do you do it? When used well, strategic workforce planning enables HR to plan for the capabilities they need in the future. What is Workforce Planning?

3 Real-Life Lessons About Workforce Planning

Pingboard

For any organization, thoughtful workforce planning can hold the keys to retaining talent, meeting employee expectations, and reaching important strategic goals. Make Better Data-Driven Decisions. The post 3 Real-Life Lessons About Workforce Planning appeared first on Pingboard.

6 Ways to Overcome the Obstacles of Workforce Planning

Pingboard

The workforce is evolving. An organization’s workforce planning efforts are now more important than ever before. An organization’s employees are without a doubt its strongest assets; therefore, it goes without saying that workforce planning is critical for long-term success.

21 HR Tools for Employee Engagement & Workforce Planning

Pingboard

Here’s a list of 21 HR tools that demonstrate how technology can improve employee engagement and workforce planning efforts at your organization. Employee Data Management. Like BambooHR, Namely also integrates with Pingboard and other HR tools to offer automatic data updates.

The 5 Steps of Analytics-Driven Workforce Planning

Analytics in HR

To determine how to align and sustain these three objectives, HR uses some form of workforce planning. Instead, HR and workforce planners should be looking to people analytics to enable them to make better strategic decisions. Data vizualisation of a workforce plan.

Workforce Planning – Traditional Techniques Outdated

Ascender

This is a complimentary article by PeopleStreme, an international Human Capital Management software company, which specialises in the development of HR and enablement technology to support HRIS solutions and management for businesses. Everyone is talking Workforce Planning. The ageing workforce is really starting to impact. Net workforce entrants versus exits are forecast to be negative for the next 20 years. An examination of the Strategic Plan.

Workforce Planning – Traditional Techniques Outdated

Ascender

This is a complimentary article by PeopleStreme, an international Human Capital Management software company, which specialises in the development of HR and enablement technology to support HRIS solutions and management for businesses. Everyone is talking about Workforce Planning. The ageing workforce is really starting to impact. ‍Net workforce entrants versus exits are forecast to be negative for the next 20 years.

Customer Voice: How Workforce Planning Supports Rapid Growth

Workday

Rapid global growth is never easy—but it can be much smarter and more efficient with workforce planning. In this article, Andrew Brett, financial accounting manager at Pinsent Masons, shares how the firm uses workforce planning to better manage growth—and the insights it’s gaining in the process. How do your business leaders think about workforce planning? Business leaders will often point out that their workforce is their largest expense.

Top 5 HR Analytics Articles: Fall 2016 Edition

Visier

At the recent HR Technology Conference , sessions on data-driven HR were standing room only. Here are some great HR analytics articles to help you on your way: Make HR Analytics a Priority, But See the Bigger Picture. Applying Analytics Can Enhance Workforce Planning.

Must-Read HR Analytics Articles for a Successful 2017

Visier

In selecting our top HR analytics articles of 2016, we looked at page views and social shares, and the data corroborated Bersin’s prediction. Berry was named as one of nine “HR Trendsetters” in the January 2015 issue of HR magazine for his work in workforce analytics and planning.

The Future of Workforce Planning: How Not to Be Left Behind

Pingboard

Workforce planning isn’t just about hiring the employees you need to be successful, but also about giving those employees the chance to thrive and contribute to their careers as well as to the organization’s bottom line. Using Data, but Not Drowning in It. Article

5 Must-Read Talent Acquisition Articles of 2016

Visier

As you get ready for 2017, here are some must-reads for Talent Acquisition leaders and practitioners: Thriving In A Data-Driven World. According to Mollie Lombardi, Founder and CEO of Aptitude Research Partners, the simple time-to-hire ratio is no longer enough data.

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.

Successful Holiday Hiring Requires Workforce Planning, Positive Candidate Experience

Cielo HR Leader

Amazon made headlines last year with its plans to hire 120,000 employees for the holidays, and other retailers weren’t far behind. Retailers should begin workforce planning now, says Adam Godson, Vice President of Global Technology Solutions at Cielo, a strategic Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) partner. And turnover should always be a consideration for workforce planning. This post originally appeared as articles in HRO Today written by Debbie Bola.

Taking Data-Driven Action

HRO Today

In fact, LinkedIn’s Global Recruiting Trends report indicates that 64 percent of today’s organizations use data at least occasionally and 79 percent are somewhat likely to take advantage of it in the next two years. Workforce planning (41 percent). Look at data holistically.

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HR Data Quality

HR Examiner

Neil McCormick and Dr. Chris Andrews discuss the need for a globally recognized, structured approach, to managing and maintaining the overall workforce data quality in organizations. HR Data Quality. This article is co-authored by Dr. Chris Andrews and Neil McCormick.

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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.

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.

Why Data is the Key to Strategic HR Decisions

Visier

Historically, many issues arose from lack of data. Workforce analytics are now better than ever, but organizations need to properly access them, align their information with decision-making, and act accordingly. And then there’s all this data. Adding Data into the Mix.

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HR’s New Year Resolution: Move Up the Workforce Intelligence Maturity Curve

Visier

They are particularly powerful in scenarios where the path to business impact is less obvious, and so we often see them in process-heavy or data-heavy disciplines. Managing employee data, and turning it into business impact is, therefore, a perfect scenario for a maturity model.

18 Popular Articles for Strategic HR Pros: Your Back-to-Work Reading List

Visier

We searched for articles about day-to-day HR issues that earned high numbers of social media shares over the last 12 months, and found 18 popular articles on subjects ranging from recruitment and retention to strategic CHROs. Data-Driven HR. Amazon’s alleged “bruising workplace.”

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The Use of Data Science in HR

Something Different

Businesses are certainly clamoring for more data-driven insights from their HR departments… but entrusting these responsibilities to those in HR that don’t understand how to effectively use data and analytics can adversely impact the business.

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You Are Who You Hire: Using Jobs Data for Competitive Intelligence

Burning Glass Technologies

Recruiters often say “you are who you hire,” but the real trick is turning jobs data into a useful source of competitive intelligence. Real-time jobs data can offer important insight into other companies—or for that matter, your own company.

The Pros and Cons of Six Different Competency Models

AvilarHR

Here are the pros and cons of 6 different competency models to help you make an informed decision when it comes to deciding what’s best for your organization. Related Article: 7 Powerful Reasons to Use Competencies. Are a quick and efficient method for collecting data.

Why We Will All Love the New HR

Visier

More than 10 years ago, Fast Company published the article, Why We Hate HR , setting off a firestorm of discussion and debate. The Bureau of Labor Statistics has projected the need for over 1 million nurses in the workforce by 2022. Failed to Plan?

How Workforce Analytics Helps Prevent Another Bad Hire

Visier

This post is part of our Data-Driven Recruitment Strategies series. 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!)

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.

The Importance of Data Integrity in HR Systems

Pingboard

Desktop HR systems have evolved and relocated to the cloud, offering users better access to more data. One important factor in using HR systems is preserving data integrity. The post The Importance of Data Integrity in HR Systems appeared first on Pingboard.

How Businesses Will Win in An Era of Uncertainty

Visier

JPMorgan, for example, will move between 500 and 1,000 jobs from Britain after the UK’s exit from the EU in March 2019, reported a January 2018 Reuters article. is making plans to have a new Frankfurt trading hub up and running by the end of 2018. Plan continuously.

The 10 Most Popular Articles Among Recruiters This Week

Linkedin Talent Blog

We took a look at the articles staffing and corporate recruiters shared, liked, and commented on the most on LinkedIn during the last 7 days and posted them below. How Hershey Used Data to Increase Retention Rates and Improve Workforce Planning -- by Gregory Lewis.

Increased Transparency of Human Capital Data – an interview with Brian Wilkerson

hrQ

CFO magazine recently published an article titled, “ Human Capital’s Big Reveal.” The article examines the pros and cons of more transparency in human capital data being available to investors. Our own Brian Wilkerson responds to questions raised by the article.

Three Trends That Could Upend Your Workforce

Burning Glass Technologies

Workforce agencies all over the country can struggle with building and maintaining a strong, healthy workforce. There are many factors that affect the readiness of a workforce, from global demand to local training programs. An Aging Workforce.

Gazing Into the Crystal Ball

HRExecutive

Technology, including social media and social collaboration, is changing the science and practice of selection, recruitment, performance management, engagement and learning, the article says.

Three Outcomes Human Resource Leaders Can Provide the CEO to Avoid Workforce Restructuring

Burning Glass Technologies

Workforce restructuring costs companies billions of dollars each year due to lack of planning for the future talent needs. With the right techniques, Human Resource leaders can offer CEOs three ways to avert these wrenching changes and better meet workforce needs.

Avoid Holiday Retail Worker Shortfalls with What-If Analyses

Visier

In September, Target announced plans to hire 120,000 seasonal workers for the upcoming holiday season, an increase of 20 percent from its 2017 hiring commitment. Proactive HR leaders got a jump on workforce planning for the busy season long before they started posting job ads this past summer.