Wanted Analytics - ERE Demo
At the Fall 2011 EREExpo I had a chance to walk the exhibit floor for product demonstrations. I asked for a demo that would highlight the things that make the product unique. Here is what I learned about Wanted Analytics:
I put this product in the category of workforce planning, but you might also consider this a tool to support your recruiting or sourcing strategy as well. HR has traditionally done poor job of doing any kind of forecasting, and we often find ourselves in a bind with vacant hard to fill jobs. We very rarely have any real data to show why the jobs go unfilled.
Wanted Analytics has been compiling hiring demand data since 2005. Combining the information on 600 million job listings with data from the BLS, they have created a tool that allows you to conduct a supply/demand analysis for the type of job you are trying to fill in any given location. Here is an excerpt from the demo they gave me (sorry the video focus is not that great, but the audio will help):