Welcome to PwC’s People and Organization podcast. This series is focused on helping you make a difference as an HR leader and business partner. In each episode, you’ll receive new ideas from an experienced leader who is helping employers to drive workforce transformation. You’ll also receive clear takeaways to put these ideas to use in your own organization.
Addressing workforce challenges with Talent Architecture
What exactly is talent architecture? And how can it help organizations prepare their workforce for the future? PwC specialists discuss the basics of talent architecture and how it can help you and your leaders successfully undertake organizational...
Impact of COVID-19 on employer benefits: Reducing cost pressures
The impact of COVID-19 on employer-sponsored benefits could be profound. Ron Barlow discusses areas of “hidden” costs that can be addressed in the short-term to combat the mounting cost pressures on employers. In addition to potential “quick hits,” Ron...
Impact of COVID-19 on employer benefits: Preparing for the short and long-term
Employees’ utilization of their medical, dental, and vision benefits is down, which may lead to significant induced demand for services in late 2020 or 2021. Barbara Gniewek and Derek Skoog discuss how deferrals of preventive care and elective...
Impact of COVID-19 on employer benefits: Leveraging employee preference analytics
Many employers may be seeking to achieve benefit plan cost savings in the near-term as a result of the budgetary pressures brought on by the impact of COVID-19. At a time like this, it is particularly important for employers to offer programs that meet...
Saratoga Benchmarking: Examining your HR and people data
PwC's Scott Pollack, the leader of our Saratoga program and one of the partners leading our People Analytics practice discusses how the cleanliness of your HR and people data can get in the way of your ability to tackle issues and transformation areas related to the workforce of the future.
A look at the impact of the Business Roundtable announcement
Following the announcement about the Business Roundtable updating its mission statement, many companies are still trying to figure out what this means in practice. PwC's Blair Taylor, Workforce of the Future Partner, has spent his career driving and scaling CSR and D and I initiatives for some of the globe’s biggest brands. He is here today to discuss the "pathway to a purpose-led", and how to attract, retain and deploy talent in an increasingly purpose-led world.