This year’s HR Technology Conference was all about leveraging big data for improving HR practices, such as talent acquisition and employee retention. TEC HCM analyst Raluca Druta was there to capture all the details. Read her take on the conference’s major sessions—the welcome and opening keynotes, the ADP Workforce Vitality Report, the Sierra-Cedar 17th Annual Survey, the vendor presentations, and more.
for talent acquisition and employee retention. Let’s take a look at the key sessions and their take-home messages. Keynotes Heavy On Topics about Data The welcome keynote —Becoming Decoded: Unlocking the Potential of Your People as Never Before, given by Rahaf Harfoush, the author of the New York Times best-seller The Decoded Company —discussed the impact of new trends in consumer technologies (mobility, Web 2.0, personalized ads, etc.) on how companies manage their people. The decoded company