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Read up on the latest workforce analytics information and insights from ZeroedIn.
August 7, 2020

Bringing Your Workforce Back Safely

Three Primary Steps – And How Workforce Analytics Makes Them Possible Over half a year has passed since the emergence of COVID-19, and we have started learning how to live with it. Businesses have slowly begun reopening. Right now, we are just testing the waters and seeing whether or not […]
June 29, 2018

Building Management’s Trust in Your People Data

One of the challenges when starting a workforce analytics initiative is building trust in your people data. Management commonly questions whether the data is right and if they find one number that’s wrong, then everything is dismissed. Once trust is lost, it’s difficult to gain back. So it’s up to […]
June 19, 2018

The ABCDs of Workforce Analytics

The ABCDs of workforce analytics means, Always Be Collecting Data. Human Resources professionals need lots of data on which to build a foundation for visibility, interpretation, and insight into their employees. So, what’s the best way to collect and organize data to make it ready for workforce analytics? Be Proactive […]
June 5, 2018

How Workforce Measurement Funds HR

“What gets measured gets funded.” We stated that in our presentation at the People Analytics and Future of Work conference last fall – and quoted the same day by another presenter remarking, “… whoever said that was a genius.”  The phrase perfectly illustrates the value of analytics to pinpoint solutions. And it’s particularly […]
August 22, 2017
ZeroedIn Skill for Amazon Alexa

ZeroedIn Unveils Skill for Amazon Alexa for Voice-Enabled Workforce Analytics

Clients can now get flash briefings and insights on key workforce issues without lifting a finger. BALTIMORE, MD (August 22, 2017) – ZeroedIn, the workforce analytics solution that brings data to the front lines, has announced it has integrated its workforce analytics capabilities with Amazon Alexa.  The new ZeroedIn skill […]
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 17, 2017

Measure Your Talent Bench To Reduce Risk

Your company’s talent bench indicates the strengths and weaknesses employees bring to the job. Knowing the breadth and depth of your talent bench means understanding if you have the right skill sets your business needs – not only at this moment in time but also for the future. Talent Analytics […]
October 24, 2016

How To Minimize the Damage of Employee Turnover With HR Analytics

Employee turnover is one of the top three concerns of companies (along with productivity and performance, which I’ve blogged about previously). That’s because employee turnover equals big bucks. One HR industry measure shows that by reducing turnover just one percent for every 1,000 employees, companies can save an average of […]
October 19, 2016

How HR Can Measure Performance – And Boost The Bottom Line

How well do you do your job? That’s commonly referred to as performance and it’s subjective – at least, more subjective than productivity. Performance is one of the top three workforce insights ZeroedIn gets asked for, because it’s tied to employee compensation, the biggest investment that companies make. Managing performance […]
September 28, 2016

Productivity Tops List of Workforce Insights Companies Count On

Productivity is consistently the top workforce insight that companies request from ZeroedIn. No wonder – employee productivity can mean the difference between a company succeeding, failing, or just getting by. If you can picture an entrepreneur starting a business and understand how long and how hard he or she has […]
August 30, 2016

Top 10 Most Requested Workforce Analytics Insights

Every company wants better insight into their workforce. But what exactly are the insights that companies are looking for? We’ve organized them into the Top 10 most commonly requested workforce topics. Productivity Performance Turnover Mobility Labor hours (like overtime and ACA thresholds) Engagement Diversity Talent bench (skills strength and weaknesses) […]
March 22, 2016

The Results Are In: The Tools You Use for Workforce Analytics

Where do you find the best information on workforce analytics? At a workforce analytics conference! ZeroedIn was recently a sponsor of the HCI Workforce Planning and Analytics conference in Atlanta, where interested parties could meet and discuss the connection between workforce analytics and workforce planning. The event was a great […]