Developing Human Capital
Using Analytics to Plan and Optimize your Learning and Development InvestmentsBook - 2014
Collectively, your workers are your company's most important andmost valuable asset. To make the most of this asset, nothing beatsquantitative performance and investment measurement. Learning andDevelopment is an 80 billion-dollar industry, and every valuableemployee represents a sizable investment on the part of yourcompany. To keep your business moving forward, effective managementof human capital is crucial. It generates plenty of data, and deepanalysis of this data helps you provide feedback and makeadjustments to capitalize on the combined knowledge, skills, andcreativity of your workers. Developing Human Capital: UsingAnalytics to Plan and Optimize Your Learning and DevelopmentInvestments provides a guidebook for collecting, organizing,and analyzing the data surrounding human capital so you can makethe most of your employees' potential.Use predictive analysis to optimize human capitalinvestments Learn effective study design and alignment Get the tools you need for measurement, surveys, andanalysis Decide what to measure and how to measure it Outline your company's current and future analytics technologyneeds Map data sources, and overcome barriers to data collection
Authors Gene Pease, Bonnie Beresford, and Lew Walker providecase studies in which major companies applied human capitalanalytics to guide people decisions, and expand upon the role ofanalytics in Learning and Development. Developing Human Capital:Using Analytics to Plan and Optimize Your Learning and DevelopmentInvestments is an essential guide to 21st century humanresources and management practices, and can keep you fromsquandering your company's most valuable resource.