Potential Productivity Providers

Last month the New York Times wrote about some of the challenges economists are facing in explaining recent wage growth.[1] While traditionally tied to productivity, wage growth has outpaced productivity recently but is still relatively low by historical measures.[2] The writer concludes: “The real mystery isn’t why wage growth is so low, but why productivity […]

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A Look at Solution Providers & Technology 2016 / 2017: Powering Personal Productivity & Enabling Employee Experience

As Josh Bersin recently noted, the HR software market is reinventing itself. Mobile apps, analytics, video, and a focus on team-centric management are driving disruptive change throughout the industry.[1] This follows his observation that the way organizations manage, lead, and organize themselves is also undergoing radical change.[2] These transformations are altering the fundamental roles and […]

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A Look Ahead at People Analytics 2016 / 2017: Enabling Organizational & Financial Health

Results from Deloitte’s Global Human Capital Trends 2016 survey showed that 32 percent of the global organizations surveyed feel “ready” or “somewhat ready” for people analytics (+8 percentage year over year).[1] Among those same organizations, 77 percent think people analytics is “important” or “very important.” While the increase in the former case may look promising, […]

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Invisible L&D

Our jobs as L&D professionals was easier 10 years ago. Information flowed from the top of the organization to the bottom. Managers and facilitators had the most information, which they then imparted to employees like benevolent overlords. But that is no longer true. Technology and frustratingly self-sufficient learners often means that employees know more than […]

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#BersinChat!

#BersinChat I wanted to let you all know about #bersinchat, a new monthly live chat that takes place on Twitter. The first chat takes place next Tuesday at 4pm ET. We’ll be hosting a different chat topic every 3rd Tuesday of each month at the same time.  

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