HRPro | HR Digital Day

HRPro.be has been launched about 3 year ago with the aim to regroup all professional HR communities. On May 23rd they are hosting their 2nd annual conference around the team of digitization and of course, they came knocking on our door to give some of the presentations. Steven Plehier will be representing the HR Digital Community as well as Deloitte and explain how HR should re-organize itself in a digital context based on the findings from the most recent Deloitte Future of Work study. What operating models seem to best fit this new era and what skills does HR needs to Read More

28/02: HR In The Mix

Interactive session on HR in volatile times. Join us in Antwerp on February 28th Implementing HR tech can seem like quite a daunting task, and it is if you are not able to actively implicate other functions. IT needs to ensure proper integration into the existing IT infrastructure and provide resources for building and supporting the applications. Finance needs to approve on budget, communication needs to support effective change management and communications. With an increased focus on creating employee experience, the marketing department is key too. So what is the ideal mix? How much of each do you need to Read More

Event Report: Are you ready to change HR in 2019?

Many of us in HR are convinced that the way HR will bring value to the company will change due to digitization, data and new expectations from employees and managers. The benefits of grasping the opportunities before us, far outweigh the downsides of not adapting to this new normal. As HR we are ideally positioned to steer these changes in such a way that high tech still remains human.  Now that we have this out of the way, the question remains how to get about it. So many areas to focus on, so many tools to choose from, so many Read More

Perspectives: 1st Digital HR Summit

In March 2018, Christophe and Steven had the opportunity to speak at and attend the 1st Digital HR Summit in Amsterdam, organised by the team at Stamford Global. The conference enabled learning from thought leaders on Digital HR and allowed for showcasing a series of best practices and cases by organisations on the forefront of Digital HR including ABN Amro, Schiphol Airport and Deutsche Telekom. It became clear that Digital HR is a topic that is on the mind of HR managers and executives, yet there remain questions on what Digital HR is and how to start with it. We all Read More

Digital At Heart: Retrospective

On December 11th, we hosted our event ‘The Future of HR: Digital At Heart’ at the telenet offices in Mechelen. Tom Haak, Jochen Bessemans and Christophe Vanden Eede provided insights in the latest trends, HR technology landscape and the impact of digital on organisations. Slides can be found here: www.slideshare.net/secret/bjY2OR46L82JSC password: digitalatheart Retrospective of the event:   [<a href=”//storify.com/SPlehier/the-future-of-hr-digital-at-heart” target=”_blank”>View the story “The Future of HR: Digital At Heart” on Storify</a>]  

Future of HR: Digital at Heart – December 11th

Future of HR: Digital at Heart – December 11th We are pleased to announce our next event for 2017: ‘Future of HR: Digital at Heart’. Following our attendance at HR Tech World Amsterdam earlier this month we have been further convinced digital will have a significant impact on people management and the HR function. During this event, Tom Haak of the HR Trend Institute will provide the latest update on what is happening in the domain of HR and Christophe Vanden Eede will provide insights in how Digital is affecting business and HR today. Program 4.30pm – 5.15pm – Welcome Read More

HR Tech Valley – #HR Tech Pitch Night.

HR Tech Valley – #HR Tech Pitch Night.   Interested in HR Tech? The digital HR landscape in Belgium is a vivid and active community. In case you would like to get better views on this market, HR Tech Valley is organising their next event on September 27th. HR Tech Valley is organising a #HR Tech Pitch Night. 12 HR Tech companies are invited to pitch Pecha Kucha style. So 20 slides, 20 seconds per slide, 6 minutes 40 seconds to pitch. Just enough to help you as a spectator decide if it’s of interest to you or not. The Read More

Is your workplace omnichannel enabled?

In 2012 I was managing an innovation project for an insurance company. At that time, an omnichannel strategy was an important innovation topic. 5 years later, omnichannel became the standard in business to consumer sales & marketing. In a modern shopping experience, the ability to identify, evaluate and purchase in one seamless journey leveraging different channels is expected by the consumer. He might use a mobile app to learn about a product, visit a store to taste or feel it, talk to a sales agent over the phone to get further details, and finally purchase over the web, all in Read More