Talent Analytics Articles

  • Here’s How IBM Predicts 95% of Its Turnover Using Data

    June 17, 2019

    Last year, job attrition in the U.S. reached its highest rate on record — and things haven’t really improved since then. With the cost of replacing an employee sitting anywhere between 30 and 400% of that person’s annual salary, there’s obviously a strong financial case for investing in retention — not to mention the benefits of preserving institutional...

  • Getting People Analytics Right: Josh Bersin Shares the Best Approach and Tools

    June 13, 2019

    A recent report from Deloitte found that 71% of companies view people analytics — the practice of collecting, cleaning, and interpreting data about employees to make better business decisions — as a high priority at their organization. Despite this, just 9% say they have a good understanding of the talent dimensions that drive performance, and only 8% say they...

  • Here Are the Top Companies of 2019

    April 3, 2019

    Today, we’re thrilled to unveil LinkedIn’s Top Companies of 2019 — a list of the most sought-after employers across Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Japan, Mexico, the United Kingdom, and the United States. This year’s companies are a mix of global giants like Shell, Volkswagen, Apple, BP, and Huawei Technologies and disruptive start-ups...

  • 6 Stats That Will Change the Way You Write Job Posts

    January 24, 2019

    If your New Year’s resolution was to improve your job posts, you’re in luck. Unlike going to the gym every day (nope) or eating less...

  • How Microsoft Uses This One Type of Data to Get Ahead of...

    November 20, 2018

    Whatever your role — sourcing, recruiting, assessment, onboarding — there’s pressure on you to do it well. So consider the role of...

  • NYC vs. DC: How Amazon's Two New HQs Compare on Talent

    November 15, 2018

    The Amazon HQ2 selection has been nothing if not exciting to watch. Like a battle royal wrestling match, we waited with bated breath,...