Brianna Gilliam, Design & Research Specialist

Recent Posts

What is Company Culture?

Posted by Brianna Gilliam, Design & Research Specialist

Apr 8, 2015 11:00:00 AM

Culture is the personality of an organization. It is impossible for an organization to have no culture. If you think your company doesn’t, sit back and take a look around - notice the behaviors that people in your organizations share. Are these the behaviors you want or not? Answering this question will tell you if your company culture is good or bad.

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Topics: Employee Engagement, Company Culture

What is a Dashboard and Why is it Important to Talent Management?

Posted by Brianna Gilliam, Design & Research Specialist

Apr 1, 2015 11:00:00 AM

What is a dashboard? What makes it so important in the talent management world? According to Peter McFadden’s, CEO of Excel Dashboard Widget, “What is Dashboard Reporting”,  a dashboard is “an easy to read, often single page, real-time user interface, showing a graphical presentation of the current status (snapshot) and historical trends of an organization’s key performance indicators to enable instantaneous and informed decisions to be made at a glance.” I know, that is a hefty definition; however it answers both questions.

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Topics: Talent Management, Dashboard

10 Reasons You need a 9-box Grid for Succession Management & More

Posted by Brianna Gilliam, Design & Research Specialist

Mar 25, 2015 11:00:00 AM

Succession, compensation, and workforce management are hard on organizations. It requires analyzing a lot of data to make important decisions that affect a high percentage of your organization. You know that it is necessary to plan and groom your future leaders today to maintain the success of your organization. Many tools exist to assist in these tough processes. One of the most powerful among them is the 9-box grid.

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Topics: Succession Management