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?

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

Visier

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. The Better Way to Do Workforce Planning.

The Rise of the People Strategy Platform

Visier

This was a key takeaway from a summit of HR leaders and Boston Consulting Group (BCG) experts, who met to discuss the future of HR and the trends shaping it. Create value through HR. HR’s role is not simply to translate business strategy — but to drive it.

Top 6 HR Trends in 2020 – Transforming the Future of Work

Empxtrack

As we near the end of this year, it’s time to watch out for emerging HR trends in 2020. According to Forrester , more than 47% of interviewed executives believe that by 2020, technology will have an impact on more than half of their sales as well as the future workplace trends.

The Rise of the People Strategy Platform

Visier

This was a key takeaway from a summit of HR leaders and Boston Consulting Group (BCG) experts, who met to discuss the future of HR and the trends shaping it. Create value through HR. HR’s role is not simply to translate business strategy — but to drive it.

Are You Planning For Your Future Workforce?

China Gorman

Accenture ’s strategy group has published an interesting look at the workforce of the future: Harnessing Revolution, Creating the future workforce. Investing in additional skills at the top of the house could make or break your workforce planning outcomes.

How Business Intelligence Will Transform HR

TLNT: The Business of HR

TMA’s 2016 Human Capital Analytics Summit made it clear to me that despite the enormous financial benefit of an engaged workforce , the practice of collecting good data, providing thoughtful analysis, and applying that information to drive business results is in its infancy.

Get Your Crystal Balls Ready, HR Data Ninjas

SuccessFactors

There is a way to avoid this continuing to happen… HR, it is time to embrace your inner Data Ninja! HR analytics and workforce planning. Effective workforce planning is more than understanding costs, hiring trends, and attrition.

That State of American Jobs and Workers

China Gorman

While I was browsing the internet looking for some economic data, I came across this 2016 report from the Pew Research Center: The State of American Jobs. They conduct public opinion polling, demographic research, content analysis and other data-driven social science research.”.

The New HR: It’s High Time to Truly Get Involved With Big Data

TLNT: The Business of HR

No discussion of “the new HR” can get very far without running into the business buzzword of the last year: Big Data. When it comes to Human Resources, that means better workforce planning, better talent management and quicker ability to adapt to changing markets.

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6 Skills Every HR Technology Leader Must Develop Starting in 2017

Visier

Technology impacts all of us personally in how we communicate, make purchases, plan travel, find love, discover a great restaurant, or get a ride across town. These are the six skills HR technology leaders must develop today in order to succeed in the future: 1. Design Thinking HR.

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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. This is a trend that remains largely unchanged over the past five years.

Five Must-Attend #HRTechConf 2015 Sessions

Visier

HR Tech is closer to a marathon than a sprint,” notes the event’s Co-Chair Steve Boese ( @SteveBoese ) in his annual conference tips post. Keynote: Data-Driven Strategies for Revitalizing Engagement and Performance Management Monday, October 19th at 8:45 a.m.

The HR Leadership Revolution — Will You Thrive?

Visier

More than ever before, the business world needs strong HR leaders. The workforce in the developed world and China is rapidly aging. Despite increasing automation, in the next 20 years there will be a serious shortage of skilled workforce everywhere. So when HR works, it works.

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The Best Way to Prove the Worth of the Talent Function

Visier

Great HR leaders understand this and can demonstrate how workforce dynamics impact business outcomes. However, new survey data released by Harvard Business Review Analytic Services reveals that reality falls far short of this objective for HR leadership.

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

Visier

HR topics like workplace culture, compensation, and diversity often go viral. But what about less “Hollywood” topics that are keeping HR and business leaders up at night? Data-Driven HR. HR News & Trends hr trends recruitment retention workforce analytics

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The HR Leadership Revolution — Will You Thrive?

Visier

More than ever before, the business world needs strong HR leaders. The workforce in the developed world and China is rapidly aging. Despite increasing automation, in the next 20 years there will be a serious shortage of skilled workforce everywhere. So when HR works, it works.

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The Business of HR

HRO Today

What comes with being a CHRO at an HR service partner organization? But imagine the challenges of being an HR leader at an organization whose business is to make HR’s life easier. “It’s What else comes with being a CHRO at an HR service partner organization?

Succession Planning? Despite What They Say, Your Leaders Secretly Hate It

TLNT: The Business of HR

William Tincup and I were just talking about this last week in regards to a comment he was making about organizations and succession planning. Why leaders really hate succession planning. Succession planning is on a similar path. Your leaders say they support succession planning.

The Reluctant HR Champion? It’s About Leading the Workplace Orchestra

TLNT: The Business of HR

Editor’s Note: This is the 11th of 12 essays from the new book, The Rise of HR; Wisdom From 73 Thoughts Leaders. It’s compiled by Dave Ulrich, Bill Schiemann and Libby Sartain, and sponsored by the HR Certification Institute. Is HR as strategic as it should be?

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A Dozen Reasons The Netflix Maternity Leave Benefit May Be A Bad Idea

TLNT: The Business of HR

There is a saying that “no good deed goes unpunished,” and if HR leaders do not precisely manage an extraordinary benefit, they are likely to be surprised and hurt by its many possible unintended business and HR consequences.

2018: The Evolution of HR

ClearCompany HRM

More interesting than that, we believe HR is going to have a huge role in leading and shaping the future of business as we know it, and we aren’t alone in this thought. The evolution of HR will require an entirely new skill set. The evolution of #HR is constantly changing!

Workforce Analytics Move Beyond HR

Analytics in HR

Workforce analytics have traditionally focused on HR’s use of them when their value can actually have significant overall business impacts. Realizing this, more business leaders are demanding insights into workforce dynamics to unearth insights that weren’t apparent before. The availability of more people analytics tools enables businesses to understand their workforces in greater detail than ever before.

Identifying the HR Disruptors for 2016

Asure Software

The HR world is undergoing major transformation. It used to be that HR’s tasks were simply to make sure everyone got their paychecks and benefits, process performance reviews, and handle conflicts too complex for managers to deal with themselves. People analytics is a key focus for HR.

60+ Top Global Influencers in HR Tech of 2019

Digital HR Tech

Last year, our top global influencers in HR Tech post caused quite a stir. The idea behind this article simply is to share inspiring people from the global HR tech world with you. Again, the idea is just to discover people in HR tech that are doing interesting, innovating work.

60+ Top Global Influencers in HR Tech of 2019

Digital HR Tech

Last year, our top global influencers in HR Tech post caused quite a stir. The idea behind this article simply is to share inspiring people from the global HR tech world with you. Again, the idea is just to discover people in HR tech that are doing interesting, innovating work.

The 71+ Biggest HR Tech Conferences to Attend in 2019

Digital HR Tech

HR tech conferences are always a great occasion to speak with industry experts in person, to see some of the coolest HR tech startups pitch their business, and to find out more about the companies behind the technology we write about here on Digital HR Tech. So, what better reason to get some of this year’s top HR tech conferences in your diary straight away, right?! This summit was designed to embrace a fully digital workforce. August 21 | Seattle | HR TechXpo.

Better Business Through Workforce Analytics

SAP Innovation

According to Peter Howes , vice president of Workforce Planning and Analytics at SAP , workforce analytics has the power to solve business problems like these and more. Metrics don’t segment or correlate the data. I worry that people just publish unusable data.

The 71+ Biggest HR Tech Conferences to Attend in 2019

Digital HR Tech

HR tech conferences are always a great occasion to speak with industry experts in person, to see some of the coolest HR tech startups pitch their business, and to find out more about the companies behind the technology we write about here on Digital HR Tech. So, what better reason to get some of this year’s top HR tech conferences in your diary straight away, right?! This summit was designed to embrace a fully digital workforce. August 21 | Seattle | HR TechXpo.