Jaipuria School of Business, Ghaziabad conducted a webinar on “Leveraging the power of HR analytics” on 27th June 2020 with the objective of looking at some key areas and sharing valuable insights to enable HR to become more accountable & reliable for delivering strategic and revenue/cost driven results. This programme is aimed at HR professionals from industry and academicians across India who aspire to become digitally enabled and leverage the power of HR analytics. The webinar lasted until 2 hours and there were over 300 participants. Dr. Anjali Khanna (Vice President, HR) was the moderator of the session and Dr. KP Kanchana (Assistant Professor, HR) & Dr. Vartika Chaturvedi (Associate Professor, HR) were the coordinators. The guest speakers were Mr. Ashish Garg (Vice President, American Express), Mr. Indranil Bose (Dean, University of Bolton, UAE), and Ms. Runa Maitra (Founder & Director, People Talent International). According to Mr. Indranil, people analytics helps organisations to rely more on data instead of relying on gut feelings. He also gave a real example of GOOGLE, one of the most innovative companies in the world. Mr. Ashish and Ms. Runa handled the Q/A round of audience in which they talked about the implementation of HR analytics in the industry. The audience also asked about
-the benefits of HR analytics
-how to get started as HR analysts
-key skills required to become an HR analyst
The webinar also threw light on ‘How organizations can improve its quality of hire using data analytics and show a measurable impact on business KPIs.’ Finally the webinar ended by helping audience to understand how to get started in this career and how it is beneficial for industry to grow.