How to help HR improve its literacy in data and people analytics

How to help HR improve its literacy in data and people analytics

Creating a culture of data-based decision making is key to achieving sustainable success with people analytics. David Green interviews Patrick Coolen and three of his colleagues at ABN AMRO about an innovative training methodology they ran at the bank to improve the data literacy of HR professionals: The Escape Room.

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100+ Conferences to attend in 2019 on people analytics, the future of work and data-driven HR

100+ Conferences to attend in 2019 on people analytics, the future of work and data-driven HR

In this article, David assembles the conferences taking place in 2019 where people analytics, employee experience, HR technology and the future of the week are the dedicated or central theme. There are over 100 conferences chronologically ordered by date and featuring events taking place all over the world from Fiji to San Francisco, and from London to Auckland.

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Can you measure employee fraud?

Can you measure employee fraud?

This blog post from Michael Lieberman explains how you can use the “Item Count Method” to detect an estimated amount of employee fraud or theft within an organisation. The Item Count Method allows survey respondents to remain anonymous when reporting a sensitive behaviour by including the sensitive behaviour of interest in a list of other relatively non-stigmatising behaviours. Click below to learn more about how you could use this technique in your organisation.

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The best HR & People Analytics articles of December 2018

The best HR & People Analytics articles of December 2018

David presents a festive edition of the best people analytics articles of the month for December, featuring two landmark articles on the future of work by Ravin Jesuthasan/John Boudreau and the second by Al Adamsen, which should offer plenty of inspiration to HR and People Analytics leaders over Christmas. There are other articles on: The Future of HR, the growing use of AI in HR, ONA, Employee Engagement, building capability in people analytics and ethics. Enjoy and happy holidays!

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How do you manage data privacy in People Analytics?

How do you manage data privacy in People Analytics?

We had the opportunity to catch up with Ben Waber from Humanyze at the Tucana People Analytics conference and ask him about his thoughts on managing data privacy when collecting activity data on employees and is the “hype” about artificial intelligence justified? Check out the video of his interview in this blog post, as well as the transcript from our discussion.

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How to run a successful People Analytics project

How to run a successful People Analytics project

One of the most common questions that I hear from People Analytics professionals is “how can i make sure my people analytics project is successful?” Take a look at this short clip from the online training course Introduction to People Analytics where I share an eight-step framework on the critical steps in running a successful People Analytics project, making sure that you always start with the Business problem. More information on the eight step model can also be found later in the post.

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Using employee text analytics to drive business outcomes

Using employee text analytics to drive business outcomes

In the first of a new series of Expert Q&A’s, David Green interviews Andrew Marritt about text analytics and how companies can identify insights in their unstructured employee data to help drive business and people outcomes. The interview covers typical uses of text analysis from a people perspective, case studies and recommendations from Andrew on how companies can use employee text to support their people analytics initiatives.

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How do you build credibility for People Analytics?

How do you build credibility for People Analytics?

We had the privilege to speak to Brydie Lear, Global Head of People Analytics at ING Bank at Insight222’s Global Executive Retreat. We spoke to her about her experience of reporting into the CHRO at ING and how she goes about building credibility for her People Analytics function. Click to view the video and read the transcript from our discussion.

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6 steps to ethically sound people analytics

6 steps to ethically sound people analytics

No organisation can build a sustainable, successful people analytics function without clear understanding of what it should and shouldn’t do. Data ethics is the compass for all analytics work. An Insight222 survey with 57 companies* shows the extent of the challenge: 81% of companies report that their workforce analytics projects were sometimes or often jeopardised by data ethics/privacy concerns. In this post, Dirk Petersen reviews how organisations can ensure that they have an ethics charter in place for their People Analytics projects.

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What is the impact of the GDPR on data protection law?

What is the impact of the GDPR on data protection law?

Take a look at the short video clip below from our online training course Introduction to GDPR for HR to hear Kim Bradford share her thoughts on how the GDPR is impacting data protection law and be sure to enroll in the course if you want to learn more about the GDPR and how it is impacting HR.

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