BCG has done a great document on the gender gap, and approaches to solve it.
The CB Insights has a great infographic showing how to think about all of the new HR Tech startups happening.
Great article from McKinsey on the Gig Economy!
Interesting article from the APAC Director of Marketing for Survey Monkey on written communication.
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. http://www.bls.gov/opub/mlr/2016/article/job-openings-hires-and-separations-return-to-prerecession-levels-in-2015.htm
Just geeking out – Found a great article that explains the many different types of regression analysis that can be done. http://www.datasciencecentral.com/profiles/blogs/10-types-of-regressions-which-one-to-use 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.
Came across a really interesting thesis paper that talks about the next generation of supply chain. The author is calling it Logistics 4.0 . I would definitely take the time to read it – as it does a great job explaining how the Internet of Things is going to play a major role in the
Even though this isn’t an HR study – many of us are very involved in assisting cybersecurity organizations. Here is a great article that gets into the detail of some of the more complex aspects of infrastructure defense. http://www.sersc.org/journals/IJSIA/vol10_no5_2016/22.pdf
Just came across this small but good research on Six Sigma penetration in the Fortune 500. Link: http://www.davidpublisher.org/Public/uploads/Contribute/572c55b5a4ccf.pdf
The BLS Just put out some data showing that Unemployment rates are down n 76 Metro Areas around the US. In some cases the numbers are now below 4%.