“Companies are just beginning to scratch the surface on workforce analysis. Using data available inside a company and investigations into workload drivers for significant job categories, it is possible to use mathematics to determine the relationships between headcount needs and business needs. In addition, sometimes this investigation provides insights into whether a growing company’s workforce needs will erode its profit.”
Smith, previously the head of Global Strategic Workforce Planning for FedEx Express World Headquarters, is an independent consultant. She has been helping companies use data analytics to assess and prioritize HR programs, forecast future workforce needs and assess profitability.
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