The employer brand is a tool for attracting and retaining top talent

Measuring Your Employer Brand with HR Metrics

Your brand is worth everything. So is the company’s. If you ask someone what it’s like to work at your organization, his answer is how he perceives your employer brand. For instance, most people will have an opinion of what … Read More

Summer months is a great time to implement flexible work schedules in the office

It’s Summer! Flexible Work Options For The Summer Months

The warmer weather, sunny days, and an abundance of daylight hours probably have your employees running for the door. Or at least daydreaming about an outdoor happy hour and being at the shore. Summertime brings the conversations of vacations and … Read More

The employee lifecycle can be easily tracked and managed with HR metrics

HR Metrics For Every Phase Of The Employee Lifecycle

Metrics are valuable to the strategic effectiveness of HR. They provide a way to measure the success of your HR team’s initiatives. There are metrics for every stage of the employee lifecycle. Of course, don’t forget to follow-up with the … Read More

Compa-ratio is a key metric for monitoring your organization's compensation plans and strategies

An HR Metric: Compa-Ratio

Compensation is an integral part of an organization’s budget strategy. It is important to understand the current state of your employees’ pay. Compa-ratio is a versatile metric to compare your compensation plans and strategies internally and externally.   What is … Read More

New hire turnover is an important metric for both HR and talent acquisition

Why HR and Talent Acquisition Should Care About New Hire Turnover

Long employee tenures are no longer the norm within today’s offices. We don’t expect employees to stay with organizations for ten, fifteen, or twenty years as was the goal for previous generations. But, we should still be concerned about the … Read More

Support employee engagement through HR metrics

Make employees your organization’s Valentine with engagement metrics

Fostering a culture to support and promote employee engagement has lasting effects on the organization’s success. Just like in a romantic relationship, employees need to feel supported and valued by their organization. Employee engagement speaks to the employees’ level of … Read More

HR metrics can help find solutions for organizational issues

Is Attrition an HR metric that helps or hurts your organization?

Attrition is an HR metric that looks at the overall rate at which your organization’s workforce decreases. It should be viewed differently from retention and turnover. Retention rates look at how many people are choosing to stay at your organization. … Read More

With All This Turnover, Let’s Talk About Retention

It’s the new year and we are all working to establish our organizational goals for the upcoming year. “Reducing turnover” tends to be a common objective, especially within HR. It can be a disheartening path to achieve that goal. It … Read More

Turnover… what’s that?

No, we’re not talking about that flaky, buttery, fruit-filled pastry… we’re talking about metrics. People metrics within an organization. When an organization starts to focus on people metrics, turnover rates are the first piece of data leaders want to know. … Read More