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HR And Marketing

I have always been a fan of the idea that there are portions of HR that should mirror the approach and measurement approach of the marketing function (e.g. talent acquisition). HBR just did a very interesting review of how HR can be more like marketing. Definitely interesting food for thought.

Back to Pre-Recession Numbers for Jobs

Just a quick note – the job opening numbers got back up to 5.8 Million – which is a pre-recession number. Which puts us at a ~3% opening number, and unemployment is at 4.9% nationally.

Types of Regression Analysis

Just geeking out – Found a great article that explains the many different types of regression analysis that can be done. Why is this important? It is amazing how fast the breadth of HR Data is moving, and even more importantly, the different types of tools/techniques that can be used to analyze the data.