Tajinder has 25 years experience in business development and corporate human resources. He has held corporate roles ranging from Asia Pacific Director for the GTO business at Deutsche Bank AG, to Senior Vice President for Citibank NA. He is now the CEO of Percipient Solutions Limited. Percipient Solutions equips organizations to better understand their workforce using People Analytics.

People Analytics: Ethical Considerations

In our previous article “Workforce Data: Is Legislation Enough?” we discussed the implications of the recent European Union’s privacy legislation: General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We compared it to various pieces of similar legislation and discussed whether simply complying with legislation is enough when undertaking people analytics projects. In this paper, we extend our previous…

Ethics and Workforce Data: Is Legislation Enough?

The information explosion and the quantum growth in computing capability has provided organizations with unprecedented levels of workforce data. While the opportunity to collect, integrate, and analyze employee data in greater volumes can be enticing, it simultaneously raises several important questions. What level of employee monitoring is appropriate? What rights should employees have regarding their…