Numerical Insights
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Numerical Insights provides informational sessions on a variety of business topics at conferences, seminars and private corporate engagements, primarily in the U.S. and Canada. Our presentations combine strategic ideas with real-world examples making it easy for participants to apply the material in their own business. Our audience sizes have ranged from small corporate groups of 20 up to audience sizes of 500.

Numerical Insights LLC charges a "speaker fee + travel expenses" to speak at your event. Because we receive a large number of inquiries, we do not "hold dates" until a signed speaker agreement has been received from the client.

Sessions can also be delivered to your audience by webcast for those who wish to accommodate a remote audience.

Some representative speaking topics:

(Session descriptions are at the bottom of the page)

  • HR Analytics: The Strategic Key to Business Value
  • The Application of Analytics to Supply Chain Decision-making
  • Business Analytics: A Strategic Lap Around the Company
  • Past, Present and Future: HR’s 30-Year Struggle
  • DIY Strategic Workforce Planning

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Just a few organizations that have contracted Numerical Insights for their events:

Oracle, Nuclear Industry Group, The Regional Airlines Association, The Atlanta Area Compensation Association, Omers Ventures - Canada,  Tech Summit - Canada, HRPA - Canada, SHRM, Granite State Human Resources, HR Leadership Summit, Tucana - United Kingdom, Capital Associated Industries, Talent Management Alliance, The Human Capital Institute, World at Work, DataDriven Business, Wellesley Information Services

Session Topic: HR Analytics

Duration: 60 minute breakout presentation – lecture style

Session Title: Finding the Strategy in HR Analytics: Linking HR to Business Value

Description: HR Analytics has been identified as one of the top 5 concerns for HR across the globe yet 86% of companies admit to having no analytics talent in HR. Join Tracey in this session to learn how HR leaders can leverage HR analytics to make better talent decisions and connect HR data to business outcomes.

This session is based on the book, “HR Analytics: The What, Why and How

Learning Objectives:

  • Assess the maturity level of HR Analytics in your own company
  • Understand how to select the right metrics aligned to your business objectives
  • Learn the steps for performing an effective analysis
  • Gain an understanding of how to design a valuable dashboard
  • Connect HR results to business results to demonstrate HR’s value
  • Learn practical examples of how other companies are making decisions using HR Analytics (real world examples)


Session Topic: Supply Chain Analytics

Duration: 60 minute breakout presentation – lecture style

Session Title: The Application of Analytics to Supply Chain Decision-making

Description: Supply Chain teams in companies of all sizes are becoming more strategic using analytics. Join Tracey to learn how to understand the trade-offs in inventory calculations, methods for predicting demand and several methods of spend analytics. Understand the challenges you will face and how to communicate these challenges to your internal customers in order to set realistic expectations.

Session Topic: Business Analytics

Duration: 60 minute breakout presentation – lecture style

Session Title: Business Analytics: A Strategic Lap Around the Company

Description: The "new world" is characterized by rapidly changing technology and huge quantities of data. In this world, companies that survive are the ones that use data to their advantage. Join Tracey in this session to take a lap through different functional areas to see how each department is using data to provide value to the organization.

Learning Objectives:

  • See practical examples of how companies are applying analytics throughout the company
  • Learn the options of how to structure analytics teams for your company size
  • Understand how to align metrics to the business objectives in each area
  • Determine your options for technology solutions


Session TOPIC: the future of hr

Session Title: Past, Present and Future: HR’s 30-Year Struggle

Description: The Human Resource function is under pressure to migrate out of being a tactical function and into serving the business in a strategic role. Yet, year after year, most HR teams struggle to move forward. Why is that? This book is intended to help you understand the strategic journey on which HR finds itself today. Through research and interviews with expert leaders, this book outlines HR's past, the experiences of the present and the challenges of the future. Hear from today's leaders how they have succeeded in moving their HR functions forward. Experts weigh in from current and past leaders of TD Bank, FedEx, Johnson & Johnson, Press Ganey, Edison International, the State of Arizona, GP Strategies, Siemens, Merck, American Express and GE.

This session is based on the book, “The Best of Yet to Come: Expert Advice on Building the New HR”


Session Topic: DIY Strategic Workforce Planning

Duration: 1.5 - 2 hours – lecture style

Session Title: DIY Strategic Planning

Description: Strategic workforce planning (SWP) is about identifying the biggest risks in your workforce and setting plans to address those risks before they impact your business substantially. SWP is unique to each company because each organization, each location, each business unit and each functional area will have different priorities when it comes to the magnitude of the risks identified. Join Tracey to learn how to implement SWP without breaking the budget by learning how to DIY your workforce planning.

This session is based on the book, “Strategic Workforce Planning: Guidance & Back-up Plans”