People Analytics

Replace gut-feelings with data-driven decision making

Leading companies use talent analytics to support a data-driven decision-making culture. Compare multiple dimensions of talent data and organizational data to see the impact talent solutions have on the organization. Understand how to collect meaningful information, drill down into critical data, and summarize findings to support your next talent decisions.

Analytics for Talent Management (ATM) Certification

Leverage data and people analytics to optimize talent management practices

Become a true strategic partner by learning to effectively navigate the world of data and analytics and connect talent management initiatives to bottom-line business impact.

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BlogAvailable Talent

Where Is the Available, Skilled Talent?

February 25, 2013 | Amanda Lewis | HCI

The 2012 Manpower Talent Shortage Survey states that 49% of U.S. employers are experiencing difficulty filling mission-critical positions within their organizations. Why? A lack of available candidates with the right technical expertise and employability skills continues to elude employers.  More specifically, the top reason employers say they can’t fill roles is simply an overall lack of applicants; the second is the candidate-based factor that applicants lack the technical competencies, or hard skills, required for the role.


Get the Maximum Value Out of Your Big Data Initiative

February 25, 2013 | Paul Barth and Randy Bean | Harvard Business School Publishing

Companies have been striving to harness and leverage the power of their data assets for decades. Now major U.S. corporations and government agencies are finally realizing business value from Big Data.

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The true goals of HR Big Data projects

February 11, 2013 | Steve Boese

Buried near the end of this fairly standard but still pretty interesting piece on how software giant SAP is deploying Human Capital workforce analytics solutions in their internal organization from their recently acquired SuccessFactors ...

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2013 Workforce Planning & Analytics Conference Part 3: Key People Analytics at Devon Energy

February 7, 2013 | Alan Mellish | HCI

Yesterday at HCI’s 2013 Workforce Planning and Analytics Conference, David Eberhardt, Director of HR Strategy & Systems at Devon Energy Corporation took the stage to share how HR analytics are creating value for them and outline some principles that the audience could apply to their own organizations.  Eberhardt began by saying most organizations cannot and should not try to graft Devon’s key metrics directly onto their HR function: “Find out what will drive value for your business.”

BlogHCI Pre-workshop

HCI Pre-workshop: Actionable Analytics: From Big Data to Better Data

February 6, 2013 | Franz Gilbert (@FranzGilbert) | HCI

Mick Collins and Jaye Tanner from Successfactors led a tremendous pre-conference workshop that appeared to be completely filled. Mick and Jaye both have a tremendous background and helping companies grow in reporting maturity. The below are my notes from the session.


HR Metrics: Numbers HR Should Be Clambering to Discuss

January 29, 2013 | Franz Gilbert | Around the HR world in 40 days

This article is going to focus on numbers that HR should be putting in front of executives and investors that really do matter to the business models of most companies. Think of it this way, if you are doing something great from a HR perspective ...

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Blog2013 Workforce Planning

Workforce Planning and Analytics Event: Attend Every Session Virtually!

January 28, 2013 | Amanda Lewis | HCI

We manage HR virtually, lead virtually, train and develop virtually – It’s a cyber world that allows multitasking, longer virtual hours and the ability to connect and work from anywhere. So why not attend a conference virtually? This year’s HCI Workforce Planning and Analytics event is streaming every single session live from Atlanta right to attendee’s desktops instantly.

Analytics for Talent Management (ATM) Certification

Enroll Now: Analytics for Talent Management Certification Program

HCI’s Analytics for Talent Management course addresses the most common challenge faced by HR leaders when it comes to data and analytics—HR departments lack the skillsets necessary to truly leverage data to make decisions. This 2-day interactive training will arm you with the terminology, skills and knowledge necessary to turn data into a compelling narrative and handle common objections to HR data findings.

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Analytics for Talent Management (ATM) Certification

Become a true strategic partner.

Learn how to leverage data and analytics to make strategic talent decisions.

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