Lexy Martin is Principal, Research and Customer Value at Visier. A long-time researcher who previously managed the Sierra-Cedar HR Systems Survey for its first 16 years, she now focuses her research by talking with customers to understand their leading practices and results from people analytics. You can follow her on Twitter (@lexymartin) or reach her at [email protected]

Effective people analytics

Effective People Analytics: the Importance of Taking Action

I recently read an interview with a business leader about how people analytics drives business outcomes. The interviewee said that “Insight without outcome is simply overhead.” While this is absolutely true, the comment leaves out another key component of effective people analytics: “Analytics without action is simply overhead.”  At Visier, we recognize there is a…