workforce analytics blog

February 9, 2017

How Measures, Metrics and Indicators Lead To Workforce Insight

Measures, metrics, and indicators (often referred to as Key Performance Indicators or KPI) are common words in the field of workforce analytics. More than jargon, these three terms define the building blocks of data analytics that help HR professionals understand their workforce. Defining the Terms A Measure is a concrete […]
January 30, 2017

Measure Absenteeism To Identify, Quantify and Fix The Problem

Employee absenteeism is a double-whammy expense for companies – they pay wages to absent employees and see a resulting loss of productivity at the same time. Companies need to measure absenteeism to track costs as well as to understand why employees are absent – and look for ways to reduce […]
January 23, 2017
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Finding the Keys to Quality of Hire

According to the Society for Human Resource Management, the Holy Grail of recruiting is maximizing “quality of hire.” The challenge for human resources professionals is how to measure quality of hire in order to replicate great results and assign a dollar figure to return on investment. Measuring Quality of Hire […]