HR Functions and Outsourcing

Astron Solutions

In an attempt to conserve funds and to enable human resources professionals to focus on more critical & strategic concerns, many organizations have considered outsourcing their time-consuming HR functions. In this Astronology® we briefly discuss some options for HR outsourcing. A 2015 SHRM article noted that “In the HR realm, employers most commonly pay for access to talent management [e.g. The post HR Functions and Outsourcing appeared first on Astron Solutions.

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.

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9 Lessons for Running a Great HR Function

UpstartHR

Anyway, one of the things I found was a box of items I used to keep on my whiteboard next to my desk as reminders of important aspects of HR. These shaped the way I practiced HR and ran my department on a daily basis. I thought it would be fun to share the notes here to help give you an idea of what kind of HR I practiced. 9: HR Rockstar Advice Getting started in HR, one of my “mentors” or influences was Chris Ferdinandi of Renegade HR.

Blockchain in HR: 8 Ways Blockchain will Impact the HR Function

CakeHR

While blockchain is widely associated with Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, blockchain technology is set to revolutionize how the HR and recruitment functions operate within business. So how will blockchain impact the HR function? #1

2020 Report: The Future of HR

Paycor asked more than 500 leaders of medium and small businesses to talk about the present and future of HR. Download the guide and see what they said. Their responses will surprise you!

7 Tips to Move Your HR Function FORWARD!

HR Topics

Being part of a larger HR community, you don’t have to do it alone! Don’t track metrics that don’t incite action or provide critical decision making data. Together we can move all of our HR functions forward. The post 7 Tips to Move Your HR Function FORWARD! appeared first on HR Topics. HR Best Practices HR for Small BusinessDid you know that organizations with remote work options have 25% lower turnover?

#WorkTrends Recap: Creating the HR Function of the Future

TalentCulture

Kevin reiterated that tech’s role is to augment the human resources function, not replace it. This takes complicated technology and people with the ability to interpret data then apply it to business decisions. “I Note: Kevin and I are co-chairing the HR Tech Connect Summit November 5 – 7 at the PGA National Resort and Spa in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. This gathering will be all about HR technology and the role it plays in business.

5 Core HR Functions That Benefit from Automation

Unicorn HRO

Revenue centers generate sales by providing goods or services while expense centers are responsible for support functions. Nowhere is this more evident than in Human Resources (HR) where a number of different functions can be automated such as payroll, offering health insurance, and PTO scheduling, as well as managing everything from attendance to performance reviews. Additionally, new automation solutions can help HR departments help hire, train, and even retain employees.

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. Here we will take a look at how artificial intelligence can potentially impact the human resources function. It could help HR managers to retain the best workforce.

Pro:Direct choose CIPHR to replace their payroll system which had limited HR functionality

cipHR

Pro:Direct, the world’s largest multi sports retail specialist in e-commerce, were previously managing their employee data through a payroll system which gave the HR team limited functionality. The post Pro:Direct choose CIPHR to replace their payroll system which had limited HR functionality appeared first on CIPHR

Today’s Curriculum for the Higher Ed HR Leader

Speaker: Joseph Clay, Business Transformation Strategist at Oracle, and Jeffrey Haynes, Director with Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP

One thing they all have in common: Their head of HR must align the HR function to best support the institution as it navigates this current landscape.

Brexit impact on UK legislation and the HR function

NGA Human Resources

More modest changes are likely to come for union power and TUPE, bonus payments legislation and data protection laws. What does it mean for HR? Yet, potentially fundamental changes to UK legislation may lie ahead and HR professionals need to start preparing for every eventuality ahead of the vote. It’s important for HR to think about which laws currently affect their operating environment - and then consider the likelihood that these laws would be impacted by a Brexit.

Why using spreadsheets to manage HR processes is inefficient

Zoho People

Many organizations are still dependent on spreadsheets to track and maintain their HR operations. Check out the below infographic to learn the disadvantages of using spreadsheets for HR operations: The post Why using spreadsheets to manage HR processes is inefficient appeared first on HR Blog | HR Resources | HR Knowledge Hive | Zoho People. HR infographics Data Errors Excel HR HR Functions HR Tasks HRMS Spreadsheets

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. HRIS data. Other HR data.

Could HR be the most data driven function?

HR Digest

If you analyze functions like finance, IT, and marketing you will find common drivers of success. They include: people, data-driven analytical decision-making, and showing how their actions directly impact strategic goals at the end of the day. Historically, HR executives and practitioners have faced insurmountable challenges from lack of data. Obviously, most HR functions are yet to make a major shift to the high business impact approach.

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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.

Davos and HR Data

China Gorman

Davos” gets lots of press, but the ongoing work of the organization provides a trove of data, analysis and information for any leader, in any organization, anywhere in the world. The analysis in the report is from a survey of CHROs, other CXOs as well as functional HR leaders representing 13 million employees in 15 developed and emerging economies. A total of 371 companies from 9 broad industry groupings are represented in the data. Make use of data analytics.

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Why Extend HR Data to Business Leaders?

Visier

If your job is to run an HR function, you likely encounter this challenge on a regular basis: It is often the managers and department heads who make decisions that impact the results of key programs, such as retention and recruitment. And these decisions can bring negative or suboptimal results for the organization when made without data. As described by analyst firm Bersin by Deloitte , “[Business leaders] should be able to retrieve data on their own.

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Data Driven HR starts with…wait for it…measuring data!

HR Tech Girl

In the past few years, after being involved in about a dozen HR technology projects, I can say one thing with certainty, I am yet to meet a 100% data driven HR function. I am going to start by making clear, THIS POST IS NOT ABOUT verbal HR admonishing, but ABOUT making the HR function […]. Big Data Data HR HR Data HR Systems HROS HR Technology Technology valuable wanted

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Launching a Big Data Initiative

Hyrell

Once your HR team decides to move forward with a big data initiative, several questions may begin to come to mind, such as “How will I get approval for this?” Here are three best practices for launching a big data project in a small or medium-sized business. Using data that is easily accessible, document why the project makes business sense. This may be the head of HR or even the head of the company. Hiring & Recruiting Trends Future of HR Big Data

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Big HR Data By Any Other Name

China Gorman

I’m mindful of Laurie Ruettimann’s blog post from a couple of weeks ago wherein she put it straight out: HR Research Isn’t Research, It’s Marketing. She ends her post with this: Remember — today’s HR research is marketing, wrapped up in survey data, presented for consumption as sales collateral. HR professionals all over the world know this. Not a bad thing for HR professionals. I’m interested that some of those uncomfortable people are other than HR people.

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10 Reasons To Shift To A Data-Driven High Business Impact HR Model

Visier

At first glance, senior HR executives might take that top ranking as a positive thing. As a result of being the top challenge for such a long period of time, it is clear that CEOs and board members fully understand the value of Human Capital, but they have also learned to expect a higher rate of strategic change than most HR functions have been able to deliver. HR Can’t Become A High Business Impact Function Unless It Adds Analytic Capabilities.

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The Beginner’s Guide to Championing a Data-Driven Culture Within HR

Visier

Along with gaining buy-in from people at all levels, turning your HR function into a well-oiled fact-based decision-making machine will require you to attain both some new hard and soft skills. Here are four steps that you can take as an HR leader to guide teams towards a data-driven culture and turbocharge your HR impact: Step 1: Ask questions — a lot of questions. It is important to avoid a one-size-fits-all approach to data access.

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Optimizing Data in Learning

MapHR

During the IQPC’s Chief Learning Officer Exchange in Austin, Texas, HR Exchange Network editor Mason Stevenson had an opportunity to sit down with Marshall Friday in an exclusive one-on-one interview. In the interview, Friday explains why it’s so important to measure learning and how to optimize gathered data for success. And then from a measurement perspective, it’s partnering with those data resources inside each of those organizations.

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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. As more data is collected through new platforms and tools, HR professionals can identify where employee turnover is spiking and why, correlate hiring data with employee performance or demonstrate the influence of engagement on workforce productivity. But adding data-analytics competency in the HR staff is a challenge.

Why Extend HR Data to Business Leaders?

Visier

If your job is to run an HR function, you likely encounter this challenge on a regular basis: It is often the managers and department heads who make decisions that impact the results of key programs, such as retention and recruitment. And these decisions can bring negative or suboptimal results for the organization when made without data. As described by analyst firm Bersin by Deloitte , “[Business leaders] should be able to retrieve data on their own.

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HR Data Analytics: The Right Tools for Data-Driven Decisions

Paychex

There are many potential benefits when it comes to using HR data analytics at your business. Read on to discover how companies are using these insights to drive business decisions related to recruiting, time and attendance, benefits, and other HR functions

HR and Branding – The Perfect Partnership

TalentCulture

Many large organizations like Deloitte and GE recognize the roles HR and branding together play in the wider business, but many smaller companies have yet to take advantage of the links between HR and branding. We are on a mission to show the need for HR and branding to work together – or as Meghan M. How many HR teams work with external marketing teams to co-create those messages? The post HR and Branding – The Perfect Partnership appeared first on TalentCulture.

The New World of Employee Data- now available for download

Benify

The rollout of the General Data Protection Regulation- or GDPR- in May has pushed HR to a risk mitigation mindset when it comes to employee data. Companies are focused on how to safeguard personal data, design systems that manage and purge data as the case requires, and collect permission at every step of the way. Under the new regulations, data collected during feedback and surveys must also be handled securely.

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4 Foundations of Data-Driven HR

Analytics in HR

Each year, we survey hundreds of HR and business professionals and publish an HR Trends Report. In the survey, we ask questions about the state of metrics and analytics within HR departments. In 2018, HR metrics & analytics was deemed the least effective area of HR (out of 23 different areas which include headache topics like change management and workforce planning). The Foundations of Data-Driven HR. HR Analytics

Research Shows a Need to Improve Workforce Data Confidence and Skills

HR Daily Advisor

According to new research, the CIPD and Workday there is a strong relationship between the use of people data and strong business outcomes. Two-fifths (39%) have no access to people data for decision making purposes. HR Technology business data driving Skills

HR Data Won’t Make You Less Human

TalentCulture

With all the talk and rush toward people analytics (or talent analytics) , there is some justifiable angst today that the H just might be taken away from HR – numbers will make everyone less human. Everywhere we look, there’s a new article, webinar, conference or seminar imploring us to get with the program, that program being big HR data and the use of analytics in managing HR and the workforce. And the HR data comes from people.

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Big Data and HR

RiseSmart

Big Data and HR The RiseSmart Team Tuesday, October 13, 2015. It seems that "big data" is here to stay. From predicting sports and election outcomes to improving traffic flow, big data plays a role in every person's life. Across different business areas, big data has allowed organizations to make better-informed business decisions. For sales and marketing, big data and analytics can illuminate valuable information on customer and audience behavior and interests.

SMD Prediction Comes True: Leveraging the Right Data

SMD HR

Read on to learn more about how the right data harvested correctly can be more impactful than more data. Prediction from 2016: The Data Balancing Act. We believe that organizations will increasingly understand the value of “Big Data” and will work to connect data sources across their organization to more effectively conduct analytics and strategically answer important business questions. However, we envision HR still struggling with the balancing act.

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SMD Prediction Comes True: Leveraging the Right Data

SMD HR

Read on to learn more about how the right data harvested correctly can be more impactful than more data. Prediction from 2016: The Data Balancing Act. We believe that organizations will increasingly understand the value of “Big Data” and will work to connect data sources across their organization to more effectively conduct analytics and strategically answer important business questions. However, we envision HR still struggling with the balancing act.

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Big Data and HR

RiseSmart

It seems that “big data” is here to stay. From predicting sports and election outcomes to improving traffic flow, big data plays a role in every person’s life. Across different business areas, big data has allowed organizations to make better-informed business decisions. For sales and marketing, big data and analytics can illuminate valuable information on customer and audience behavior and interests.

Prediction 7: HR will help every employee lead a better work life using data and analytics

HR Times

HR has recently come to embrace people analytics (PA). But nearly 70 percent of companies have not yet scaled those capabilities across the HR organization. 2 If companies stop now, they won’t earn the highest potential return on their investments in data and analytics.

3 examples of how people analytics making HR data-driven

NGA Human Resources

Organizations no longer see people analytics as separate from HR, but as an integral part of HR. Data-savvy HR professionals are seen as key enablers and companies are increasingly investing in training them to become more data-driven. In this article, I explore three practical case studies that show how people analytics is creating impact – while also transforming HR into a data-driven function. How HR made customers happy.

A New Era of Data in HR?

Compensation Cafe

A quick poll on how you use data across your HR function: First, do you rely on Excel spreadsheets, business intelligence and visualization tools, or an in-house data science team? The topics of “big data” and “people analytics” are hot-button issues across the industry, as the many conference seminars, new products, or blog posts can attest (irony noted). For all the attention, how much progress has been made in the way data is used?

Four Strategies to make Data Driven HR Leaders

Analytics in HR

That is, they’re navigating between how to collect data and how to broadly use that data for day-to-day operations. This is especially true for HR professionals who play a key role in today’s enterprises, tasked with identifying the employees with the right skill-set, nurturing and managing capabilities at a more macro level, with the ultimate goal of leveraging employee capabilities strategically. Below, I’ve outlined four key strategies to make data-driven HR a reality: 1.

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