Workforce Planning

An HCI Topic

Leading companies include talent forecasting in their human resource planning. With effective workforce planning and workforce management, you can create the right recruiting and workforce training strategies to have the talent in place for future success. Learn how you can benchmark your HR planning and workforce data against industry norms, analyze gaps in your current workforce capability, and use predictive modeling to identify the talent and skills you’ll need to accomplish business goals.

Blog

Is it Time for a Workforce Planning Audit?

Blog | Author: Tracey Smith | Source: HCI | Published: 2 days ago

Perhaps you’ve been on the workforce planning journey for a year or two or perhaps even longer. You’ve come a long way and now you are starting to wonder how mature your workforce planning function is relative to “best practice” and other companies. It may be time for a third-party audit of your strategic workforce planning initiative.

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White Paper

Succession Management is More than Just a Plan

White Paper | Source: SuccessFactors, an SAP Company | Published: October 20, 2014
The executive team at a North American manufacturing company sat quietly in the boardroom, wondering what the urgent meeting was all about. They soon found out — the company’s senior engineer was leaving immediately to work for a ... Read more
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High Performance Exists when Employees are Challenged and Supported

Blog | Author: Fabio Malagisi | Source: HCI | Published: October 14, 2014

In any high-performance organization, the acts of learning and achieving development must be prevalent and ongoing for employees at all levels. Great organizations understand that they have a responsibility to create two imperatives: An environment of stretch opportunity and a culture that develops others. I have seen that by providing employees with these two imperatives, which is inclusive of new challenges, a strong support system, and a structured method through which they can share ideas, companies are able to thrive. 

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Effective Succession Planning Best Practices

Blog | Author: Andrew Bateman | Source: HCI | Published: October 8, 2014

Today’s succession planning efforts need to be integrated into all aspects of the talent lifecycle, and must extend beyond the reach of the executive team. Most organizations today are already experiencing the reality of a need for a deeper penetrating succession practice. In the United States, 64 million people or 40% of the US workforce will reach retirement age by the year 2020. This emerging reality creates a necessity of which organizations need no reminder. It has never been more important for companies to develop and retain talent at all levels of the organization.

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