October, 2005

Influence of Industry Analysts

Oct 31, 2005 Posted by

This may be a little self-serving (as I am employed by one of said firms) but thought it was interesting anyways.  Optimize Magazine recently published an article of influential industry analyst firms. Based on a size comparision (6:1 analyst ratio), it is nice to see Yankee Group get some much deserved recognition.  The role of […]


HR Technology Conference – An Analyst Perspective

Oct 28, 2005 Posted by

As a first time participant at the HR Technology Conference (better known as HR Tech), I have to say it was a great show.  Although the vendor participation can be quite intimidating, it is a great combination of press, analysts, thought-leaders, users, adopters, service providers, and vendors.  HR Tech provides a great opportunity to see […]


A Kinder, Gentler Conglomerate

Oct 27, 2005 Posted by

A colleague of mine sent a great article in Newsweek Oct. 31 issue about the history, legacy, and unique impact of the Tata Group.  Enjoy!


Feedback from HRO Today Article

Oct 26, 2005 Posted by

I have received some great questions and interesting comments from my Yankee Ingenuity column in HRO Today this month.  As a result, I thought I would share some of those comments and provide, at least, some brief responses… Comment 1: "The article started off great but you should have done a better job highlighting those […]


Great HR Blogs…

Oct 25, 2005 Posted by

Thanks to Dub Dubs (HR Technology Discussion Board) and Michael Specht (Specht’s HR Blog) for including me in your blogs.  Keep up the great work.