Concurrent Sessions


Day and Time
:
Tuesday, October 9 at 1:45 - 2:45 p.m.

Track:
Data and Metrics

Framework:
Institutional Leadership

 Room
White River C&D

Using Data to Strengthen HR’s Voice in Strategic Decision-Making

Faced with a shifting higher ed landscape, HR has an opportunity to position itself through data-driven storytelling as a leading voice on topics affecting the higher ed workforce and the operational and strategic needs of the institution. Join us for this interactive presentation to learn how to start using metrics and benchmarking, as well as forecasting and predictive analytics, to build and grow your influence. This discussion will help HR professionals and leaders begin the journey to becoming data heroes, influencing institutional decision-making and solving strategic problems while helping to develop a data culture on campus.

Erik Smetana, Executive Director for Compensation and Talent, Vanderbilt University; and Jacqueline Bichsel, Ph.D., Director of Research, CUPA-HR