SOURCE: PeopleMatter

PeopleMatter

March 22, 2016 07:00 ET

PeopleMatter to Spotlight Secrets of Hiring Success at PeopleTech Conference and Expo

CHARLESTON, SC--(Marketwired - Mar 22, 2016) -

WHO:
Christy Whitehead, Ph.D., senior data scientist at PeopleMatter, a powerful and complete workforce management platform designed to fit the specific needs of service-industry brands  

WHAT:
Will present the session, "3 Secrets to Hiring Success: How Talent Analytics, Candidate Experience and Assessments Drive Recruitment and Retention," during the PeopleTech Conference and Expo.

WHEN:
The conference takes place Wednesday, April 13 - Thursday, April 14, 2016.

Whitehead is scheduled to speak on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. CDT.

WHERE:
Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas
500 West Las Colinas Blvd.
Irving, Texas

DETAILS:
As the job market opens up, employers face the challenge of attracting, engaging and retaining top talent. At the same time, recent research indicates that roughly one-third of companies report a turnover rate of nearly twenty-five percent occurring within the first ninety days of employment. This begs the question, are these obstacles here to stay or can employers overcome the odds?

During the PeopleTech Conference and Expo, Christy Whitehead, Ph.D., senior data scientist at PeopleMatter, will set the stage for what's trending and share the three secrets of hiring success to help employers improve hiring efficiency and drive employee retention. Through real-world case studies, Whitehead will demonstrate how employers can build stronger quality talent pools by focusing on talent analytics, candidate experience and assessments. From tracking talent analytics to determine what's working versus what's not, offering a candidate experience that is mobile, responsive, convenient and communicative, and prescreening applicants using scientifically proven assessment tests, attendees will be armed with specific, proven strategies and best practices for attracting, engaging and retaining top talent.

Conference attendees interested in learning innovative ways to create a system of engagement in order to unlock hiring success are encouraged to attend this informative session. For event information and registration, visit: http://www.peopletechexpo.com.

About PeopleMatter
PeopleMatter is a powerful and complete workforce management platform designed to fit the specific needs of service-industry brands. Our complete set of mobile, workforce solutions and business analytics tools connect processes, employees and customers in entirely new ways. Automating and optimizing people processes since 2009, PeopleMatter helps more than 47,000 service-industry locations thrive through better efficiency, engagement and customer satisfaction. PeopleMatter is headquartered in Charleston, S.C. and on online at Website | Twitter | LinkedIn | Facebook.