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12th Annual Leading Edge Consortium Draws Record Attendance

“Talent Analytics” Explores How Data Technology Is Changing Workforce Management

The 2016 Leading Edge Consortium (LEC), “Talent Analytics: Data Science to Drive People Decisions and Business Impact” addressed one of the foundational challenges affecting organizations today, the application of data science to workforce management.

A record-setting 274 attendees from throughout the US and from as far away as Singapore, Japan, and Lebanon heard presentations from two dozen experts on different aspects of the evolving uses of data in human capital management.

The LEC Organizing Committee, chaired by Alexis Fink, divided the presentations into five conceptual groups. The program also featured two keynote presentations, one each on Friday and Saturday morning. Committee members included Rick Guzzo, Hailey Herleman, Fred Oswald, Evan Sinar, and Scott Tonidandel.

Expert speakers represented such leading organizations as Eli Lilly & Co., GE, IBM, and Johnson & Johnson. Thought leaders from the US General Services Administration and the EEOC, along with independent consultants and researchers from several universities also participated....Read more

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Call for Award Submissions

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Journal Founding Editor Sought

Advances in Methodologies and Practices in Psychological Science Seeks Founding Editor

Nominations are being invited for the Founding Editor of Advances in Methodologies and Practices in Psychological Science, a new journal devoted to discipline-wide dissemination and discussion of new developments in research practices, methods, and conduct....Read more