Prediction 7: HR will help every employee lead a better work life using data and analytics.

HR has recently come to embrace people analytics (PA). More than 85 percent of the companies surveyed for our latest High-Impact People Analytics study[1] have developed their PA capabilities beyond the most rudimentary level. But nearly 70 percent of companies have not yet scaled those capabilities across the HR organization.[2] If companies stop now, they […]

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Participate in our newest High-Impact People Performance survey now!

Take the new People Performance survey here! The nature of performance management is shifting. However, many organizations remain uncertain about how to develop a more continuous approach to performance management and effectively enable people performance in the new world of work. Participate in our High-Impact People Performance survey and help us uncover which performance management approaches […]

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Help us uncover what drives Rewards impact. Participate in our first-ever High-Impact Rewards Survey now!

How do your Rewards programs help shape the employee experience? Is your Rewards function keeping up with the new world of work? Rewards offerings are among the most fundamental and effective levers that employers can apply to attract, engage, motivate, develop, and retain employees, and thereby drive desired business outcomes. Our definition of “total rewards” […]

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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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Interview with an Air Force veteran reveals three big shifts in the U.S. military’s approach to leadership

This article is an excerpt from a series of interviews with a twenty-nine year Air Force veteran Mustafa “Kujo” Koprucu. He recently retired as a Colonel, after having commanded a flying squadron and a combat wing, and he also served two tours at the Pentagon. He has over 4000 hours flying Airborne Warning and Control System […]

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A Look Ahead at Mid-Market Research 2016 / 2017: Reigniting the Effectiveness of HR

The mid-market[1] is thriving in the United States with nearly 200,000 businesses employing approximately 47.9 million people.[2] Mid-market organizations tend to be healthy—recording consistent revenue and job growth, prompting continued acceleration of innovation and new processes, and more importantly, challenging the way they are accustomed to working. However, amidst the stimuli, mid-market leaders express concerns […]

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