Vivien Cheng's Profile
This is great to keep our eyes on – I definitely agree, it seems like the running theme throughout people analytics is this balance between efficiency and loss of detail. In class, we talk about this in relation to data analysis in individual cases but it feels incredibly relevant when we zoom out and look at differences at the platform level. I’m really interested in seeing how this could depend on whether some managers feel overwhelmed or comfortable with diversity in analytic approaches.
This is something I hadn’t thought about but extremely important – I can imagine that the content of what future people analytics teams study may evolve as the objectives of companies shift slightly to emphasize different values reflecting newer waves of employees; the Unilever’s U-Work case is great – I wonder how the wave of different people analytics platforms with pre-set capabilities would increase or decrease a company’s flexibility to implement this type of program.