Data Conversion Essentials


Data conversion is never easy. There are some processes that can be followed to ensure reduction in errors and bad data loads. Unfortunately, not many people spend the time to clean up their data before data conversion. Written by: Michael Sischo.

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Three Ways Metrics Can Help Avoid Common Compliance Mistakes

Cornerstone On Demand

Too many firms treat compliance as a box-checking exercise, making employees sit through training to attest that they understand the rules, but failing to assess the effectiveness of their compliance programs, or doing so with faulty metrics," the HBR report states.

HR Metrics – Connecting Goals to Organizational Strategy

New to HR

Human Resource Metrics are a crucial way of analyzing the successes and failures of your department’s outreach, influence, programs and processes. The data hidden within is an important catalyst for the development and change of both your strategies and those of the business.

Human Resources KPIs: An In-depth Explanation with Metrics & Examples

Analytics in HR

“Without data, you’re just another person with an opinion”, is arguably Edward Deming’s best-known quote. KPIs are strategic metrics. Only metrics that have a direct link with the organizational strategy can be called KPIs.

The Three Vital Metrics for Every Employment Role

Talent Analytics

The Three Vital Metrics for Every Employment Role. A Call Center or Underwriter role will have plenty of data for great accuracy. Often this exercise comes about in response to turnover or training issues, which manifest in the first year or two.

7 HR Data Sets for People Analytics

Analytics in HR

HR data sets are rare finds. In this article, I will list the 7 best HR data sets available online. In addition to the data set, I will also list the challenges in the data. This can be a potential analysis or something to look out for in the data.

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


In the following graph, we see how many hires are being made, by comparison to the number of job openings: For nearly the entire history of the JOLTS data, more hires are tracked than job openings, but recently this relationship has switched.

Tracking employee health metrics: Great idea or big mistake?


Some experts contend this data may boost a company’s bottom line , and many insurance providers are promising lower health care premiums in exchange for it. But even though your company has the best of intentions, it’s prudent to weigh carefully the pitfalls and the challenges of tracking health data. Some wellness programs ask employees to volunteer information, such as whether they smoke or exercise.

The best leaders test their opinions with data


We then created a secondary model by using actual employee personality and sales data. This process is accomplished by analyzing incumbents’ assessment results in conjunction with high-priority performance metrics to objectively determine what characteristics are driving success.

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Analytics And Big Data: Driving Agility In The Chemical Industry


How important are concepts like Big Data and analytics to the modern enterprise environment? One study estimates there are currently six million developers all over the world currently working on Big Data and advanced analytics projects.

3 Ways Data Can Transform Your Workplace


What if all the data you needed to make strategic decisions was right at your fingertips? For far too many HR professionals, that scenario is but a dream: only 8% of companies report that they have usable HR data,despite the fact that 71% of companies rate HR analytics as a high priority. With the launch of Namely Analytics, HR teams now have the data they need to make strategic people decisions. You can use these metrics to make the business case for your next initiative!

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Culture, Data, and Building a Business From the Basement


Separately, he talked to me about the company’s journey into 14 countries and the importance of data and company culture in building a successful business. We found that using a colour coding system on key performance metrics rather than reporting specific numbers helped us solve that challenge. Data is obviously a crucial component of Just Eat’s business. How did that develop, and how do you see the role of data changing as new technologies emerge?

Learn a new word: Goodhart's Law

Steve Boese

Actually Goodhart himself stated the 'law' just a little bit differently, theorizing that "When a measure becomes a metric, it ceases to be a good measure.” HR Learn a new word Technology data metricsHappy 'First-day-of-the-rest-of-the-year'.

7 Survey Lessons For Employee Engagement


View this exercise as a terrific company branding opportunity – and the key to capturing higher levels of participation. If a survey fails, it will not be because of failure to collect the right data; it will be a failure to properly interpret the data.

OMG! You Were Right All Along!

Compensation Cafe

You even lost the first 15 pounds in a couple of months of good eating and consistent exercise. Sometimes we have better data. Remember that time you spent weeks modeling a new incentive plan only to have it shot down? They explained that any goals needed to be based on RESULTS!

You ARE Being Replaced by AI

Compensation Cafe

Base with a 31.69% target incentive level, based on the fourteen individually weighted metrics recently established by our big data mining exercise in conjunction with our actuarially-modeled best-case scenario using the recent new pricing model from that academic team at MIT.”.

Are Employees Costs or Assets?

Talent Analytics

These three key metrics (cost, performance, attrition) combine in interesting ways to inform decision-making. Most importantly, the metrics are a quantitative baseline for predictive analytics exercises.

How to measure the ROI of your HR software


That is a good place to start your ROI exercise. While the business case points you in the direction of what to measure, you need to decide on the right metrics – what data will you use to determine the improvements? Or, specific process metrics, such as recruitment metrics (e.g.

Baseball and your Learning Organization


In the age of post “Moneyball,” everyone is looking to leverage their data and do something uniquely beneficial for their organization, regardless of industry. Data and Data Quality Disclaimer. Be sure to perform the due diligence of data governance.

Yahoo! Co-Founder Jerry Yang Talks Goal Setting and Corporate Culture with BetterWorks


Yang recently sat down with our CEO Kris Duggan to share his thoughts on the landscape of business today and why he thinks data is “eating everything.”. in 2012, and I’ve been a private investor, primarily focused on early-stage companies and on data-driven companies. What BetterWorks is doing—using data, but also using tools to help people manage performance and manage goals—is a really important thing, not only from a monetization perspective.

Everything #HR Needs to Know About User Experience (UX)

HR Bartender

Rooted in design engineering disciplines, UX is a careful mixture of art and science that focuses on using objective metrics from real end-users to help drive design decisions. Martin] UX is focused on using objective metrics including both qualitative and quantitative evaluation methods.

Become a Hiring Expert with the Best of ClearCompany

ClearCompany HRM

Quality of Hire is one of the most important metrics for planning your #recruiting process. To put it into perspective, in 2015, 39% of companies said Quality of Hire (QoH) was their most valuable performance metric. Many Applicant Tracking and Performance Management Systems can give you small pieces of data that will be crucial to figuring out your QoH, but our clients appreciate having both integrated on a comprehensive platform so there are fewer inputs.

A Different Kind of Dashboard

Analytics in HR

The right metrics? Clean data? Now I know everyone is immediately wondering what metrics sit behind this. A different kind of dashboard, the best kind of dashboard, doesn’t put the data first, instead it concentrates on asking the right questions.

Managing Costs through Workforce Planning


Workforce planning provides a platform by which cost-cutting can be a quantitative precision exercise where outcomes are more certain and the ability of the organization to remain effective can be preserved. What metrics are most critical to the success of the organization?

11 HR Analytics Courses Online

Analytics in HR

Courses range from top-level analytics knowledge, to actually doing analytics, basic statistical knowledge, HR data and metrics, and more. This course aims for the HR professional who wants to get started with data. Connect different data sets. Clean and structure data.

Predictive Analytics in HR: The Game Changer


Invaluable data has the potential to transform your business operations, but let’s not get ahead too quickly. Simply put, HR analytics is the data-driven approach to strategic planning by the Human Resources function. But analysing data any old way is not the answer.

Bridging The Gap Between HR And Business Outcomes

Get Hppy

Earlier, when CEOs and CFOs talked, the conversation was based on solid data. Now, thanks to data analysis, HR is able to spot trends, make predictions, create a roadmap to succeed and have conversations with other C-suite members of the company based on solid facts.”.

Why A Holistic Performance Management System Beats Using Just One Tool. Every Time.


A great exercise program is hamstrung without the right diet. Other metrics such as workplace satisfaction also improved, as seen by a 10% increase in Adobe employees recommending their company as a great place to work. Data from the past decade consistently backs this up.

Automated assessments

Bersin with Deloitte

As automated, AI-based assessments mature, many organizations are using these innovative solutions to capture the right candidate data and facilitate more effective hiring. Changing how you think about talent acquisition. Posted by Kevin Moss , Bill Cleary , and Bhawna Bist on May 14, 2019.

Lights! Camera! Action!!

Compensation Cafe

However, before you settle on the visual format best suited to sell your case you should focus on the data points necessary to make that case. Commonly Used HR Metrics : Average salary/wage. Make sure each metric is measurable because guesses don't count.

The digital revolution and your candidate as customer

Bersin with Deloitte

HR for humans: How data, digital, and human-centered design can transform HR. Analyze the effectiveness of the tools/services in use, based on metrics such as number of applicants or number of hires. Posted by Mike Grennier on January 28, 2019.

Tools to Improve Work-life Balance in the Workplace


Start with data, a viable resource that analyzes employee input and productivity metrics to then help develop solutions and monitor employee’s reactions to new work-life balance programs.

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A Handful Of Expert Tips To Sustainably Increase Workplace Productivity


The gist was based on Arianna Huffington’s book, Thrive : Our two main metrics for success are money and power, and they drive us to work longer hours, sleep with our phones and tablets, miss important moments with our families and impacts our health.

5 Essential Workforce Planning Tools for any HR professional

Analytics in HR

These tools are data-driven instruments that help identify the gap between current capabilities of the workforce and its future needs. Based on this data, metrics are calculated and displayed. Reporting software uses this data to report on it.

How an HRMS can improve your HR team’s efficiency


There are many reasons why an organisation might choose to invest in a new HRMS or HRIS (HR management system or HR information system), including a better user experience, access to more data, and better data security. So long as you input accurate data into the HR system, the processes that depend on that data will always be more accurately carried out by your software than by a human.

The Employee Experience Imperative: Q&A with David Johnson

Ultimate Software

Industry data pegs the cost of replacing store employees at 16% of annual pay, so the company saves $3,000 for every employee it retains. From time to time, we invite guest contributors to provide their personal perspectives about trending HCM topics.

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The second theme that emerged was that our customers believe company culture can and should be measured in terms of its impact on performance metrics. And lastly it is impactful, because it can be tied directly to the metrics that matter most to leadership teams.