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Katherine Jones Research director, HCM/TM technology, Bersin & Associates

Dr. Katherine Jones, Research Director, HCM /TM Technology, Bersin & Associates, focuses on research on the underlying technologies and services that support the management of a global workforce, including HR, hiring, performance management, succession and leadership, and strategic workforce planning.

She is a veteran in enterprise workforce and talent management applications, and a recognized expert in cloud computing. Previously, Katherine was a research director for eight years at Aberdeen Group, establishing its Human Capital Management practice, focusing on research and consulting services in HR, talent acquisition, workforce management, ERP, and mid-market companies. Following Aberdeen, she was Director of Marketing for NetSuite, Inc., a SaaS-based ERP solution provider.

A widely published writer on talent management, technology and business practices, Katherine was a university dean, involved in academic administration, research, and teaching, prior to her high tech career.

HR Trends: Promote from Within or Hire External Superstars?

The buzz: Build or buy? Does your company prefer to invest in a current employee’s training to promote them up the ladder, or bypass them…

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HR Trends: Women In Leadership: Resilience Through Change

Today’s buzz: Resilience. Just the facts, ma’am. Women comprise 53% of entry-level workers, 40% of managers, 35% of directors, 27% of VPs, 24% of SVPs,…

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HR Trends: Leaders Showing Up – Power of Leaders Teaching Leaders

Today’s buzz: Showing Up. Who better to grow and strengthen the capabilities of your leaders, than other leaders? When done right, a leader-as-teacher paradigm can…

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HR on Alert: Leadership in the Headlights Part 2

Today’s buzz: HR. Talent, talent everywhere, yet so many candidates still can’t find a job. With droves of companies expanding their geographic footprint, the ongoing…

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HR on Alert: Talent vs. Skills Paradox

Talent, talent everywhere, but they can’t find jobs. What is HR doing about it? The experts speak. Dr. Katherine Jones: “Businesses of all sizes have…

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Bonnie D. Graham

A talk radio and cable TV broadcast journalist since 1995, media producer / host Bonnie D. Graham created and launched SAP Coffee Break with Game-Changers Radio in Fall 2011. Since then, she has developed 20 additional themed Game-Changers radio series for SAP. On each episode, Bonnie moderates a panel of thought leaders, practitioners, journalists and / or educators from across the business spectrum and the globe, to share timely technology and strategy insights for businesses of all sizes, industries, geographies, and maturities. Bonnie is on the SAP Editorial Experience / News Services team. Follow her programs on Twitter #SAPRadio.

Connect with Bonnie D. Graham: @bizbreakradio

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