Visier to Celebrate HR Transformation at the 2014 HR Technology Conference in Las Vegas

October 6, 2014

Workforce Intelligence solutions provider will demonstrate how HR is evolving from an administrative function to a strategic force with actionable data

Las Vegas, NV — Visier, the innovation leader in Workforce Intelligence, announced today that it will be demonstrating how the datafication of HR can lead to improved revenues, profits, and bottom line savings at the 2014 HR Technology Conference & Exposition in Las Vegas. In the spirit of HR transformation, the company will reveal how companies like ConAgra Foods, McGraw Hill Financial, and Micron Technology are using Workforce Intelligence — a new category of cloud solutions for business management — to link talent strategies with business results.

“Workforce Intelligence has been a key part of Micron’s broader initiative to move HR towards a more fact-based discipline,” says Tim Long, Director of Workforce Information, Micron Technology. “We have enabled more nimble decision-making and the uncovering of new insights to drive business results. We’re already seeing the results and are making great progress in advancing our HR department toward a more fact-based, data-driven entity, with the analytic chops to match Finance or Engineering – supporting a true HR transformation.”

“Global competition, ​the ​rising ​cost of people​, ​​and the need for more intelligent allocation of scarce resources have created the need for HR transformation,” says John Schwarz, CEO and Co-Founder, Visier. “Workforce Intelligence enables HR to ​understand the organization dynamics and to optimize headcount, cost, and skills in alignment with profit targets​. Not only does Workforce Intelligence democratize data — giving HR and people managers access to insights at their fingertips — but it also lets HR turn those insights into actionable workforce plans that drive real business results.”

Visitors to the Visier booth (#1127) at the 2014 HR Technology Conference will have the opportunity to learn how a growing number of the world’s best brands are using Visier to realize cost savings and achieve competitive advantages by applying Workforce Intelligence to:

  • Analyze and improve recruiting success
  • Identify and take proactive steps to avoid unwanted attrition
  • Get an accurate picture of the total cost of workforce
  • Run scenarios and develop insights-based workforce plans

Visier’s CEO will also be co-presenting with Mark Berry, VP of People Insights at ConAgra Foods, in a conference session at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 8th on the topic of “Transforming HR at ConAgra: From Intuition to Fact-based Decision Making.” Berry will discuss his company’s journey from operational reporting to Workforce Intelligence, and the business results they are experiencing.

Visier’s Workforce Intelligence solutions — Workforce Analytics and Workforce Planning — are the foundation for HR Transformation. Delivered in the cloud, Visier brings together all of a company’s workforce data, eliminating the need to implement a costly and time consuming data warehouse. Visier provides complete, pre-built solutions that are up and running in four to eight weeks. Visier solutions democratize data, providing all people managers with self-service access to workforce analytics, and turn workforce planning into a collaborative, fact-based process.

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About Visier

Headquartered in Vancouver, B.C. and San Jose, CA., Visier provides Workforce Intelligence solutions that are the foundation for HR Transformation. Visier’s cloud solutions support the complete insight to action loop, letting organizations understand and plan — with precision — how to best recruit, retain, and motivate their workforce.

Visier turns complex, siloed workforce data into insights, letting companies develop and align on the right people strategy and translate that strategy into actionable workforce plans. Visier does this in the cloud as a service, available anytime, anywhere at a fraction of the cost of traditional solutions.

Founded by business intelligence experts—including former Business Objects chief executive officer, John Schwarz—the company’s leadership team has a proven track record of technical, operational, and strategic management success with companies such as IBM, SAP, and Oracle. With millions of customer employee records in the cloud, Visier is experiencing significant growth.

For more information, visit http://www.visier.com.

Media Contact:

Sarah Grant

Visier

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sarah(dot)grant(at)visier(dot)com

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