Posts in People Analytics
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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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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The best HR & People Analytics articles of October 2018

In this month’s edition, David selects articles covering the breadth of people analytics including articles on: how to create a data-driven culture, organisational network analysis, ethics, advice from people analytics leaders and the role of people analytics in the future of work. Authors include Nigel Guenole and Sheri Feinzig, Lexy Martin, Josh Bersin, Rosa Lee, Amit Mohindra and Gustavo Canton. Dive in and enjoy!

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What is the Business value of People Analytics?

Take a look at this short video clip from our online training course An Introduction to People Analytics to learn about the business value of People Analytics, presented by David Green. There is a huge value for teams looking to invest in People Analytics, with a study from Nucleus Research showing that the return for investing in analytics was $13.01 for every dollar invested.

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The best HR & People Analytics articles of September 2018

In this month’s edition, David selects articles by authors including Ben Waber, Francesca Gino, Jonathan Ferrar, Laura Stevens, John Sumser, Stacia Sherman Garr and Josh Bersin. Subjects covered include the latest trends in people analytics, ethics, organisational network analysis, the importance of curiosity, employee wellness and continual listening. There is news too about Insight222, PAFOW, the official launch of Humu and another acquisition by LinkedIn. Dive in and enjoy!

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