HR Technology & Transformation: solving for tomorrow

Create a People Function that delivers today on tomorrow’s workforce challenges

Tomorrow's Talent, Today’s Priority: Helping you to create strategic workforce readiness solutions

Leaders are facing complex and conflicting challenges, whether its global skills shortages, economic uncertainty or technology disruption. Responding to these successfully, while delivering on what’s needed tomorrow is daunting but what is certain is that many of today’s biggest business challenges are - in reality - people challenges.

People functions therefore need to step into a new era where HR transcends its traditional roles, becoming a key architect in building agile, resilient organisations ready for the future. Where HR strategy is not just about managing talent but leading with it. Not just aligning with business but propelling it forward.

This strategic approach is critical, not only to your People Function but to the future of organisations as a whole.

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The goal? A people function operating model that works for now, and for the future.

How we can help your people function to get ahead

We work with organisations to help them build agile, forward-thinking People Functions using the power of analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) as the bedrock for decision-making that empowers strategic leadership.

Embrace technology, whilst keeping human skills at the forefront

We can support you to upskill and reskill your workforce, building a truly skills-based organisation that implements the right capabilities, tools and technology to complement, not detract from, imperative human skills.

Put your people experience at the heart of transformation

We can work with you to design and develop a leading practice HR function with people experience at the centre - leveraging the power of Generative AI to drive efficiencies.

Drive operational efficiencies and reduce risk

We can partner with you to deliver end to end digitally enabled HR Transformation, from sourcing, deploying and optimisation, to automate HR processes to create efficiencies, improve employee experience, and reduce operational risk.

Stand for something more than “what” you do

We can support you to deliver and embed your ESG strategy across the employee lifecycle in a more integrated way, resulting in more socially responsible and sustainable practices.

Build a long-term sustainable operating model and workforce plan

We can work with you to create your desired operating model that will deliver against your strategy, with a focus on workforce planning that meets both your short term and long term priorities.

Focus on developing transformative leaders

We can help you harness the potential of your leaders and create the conditions to build a truly effective, high-performing and transformative leader population that can remain agile and face the head winds of constant change.

Don’t be afraid to experiment and be bold

The future is here now - we can help you take the first step.

Case studies

See how we’ve worked with organisations to navigate complex issues, create value and achieve high performance for their people functions.

Creating a blueprint for your People Function of the Future

Our operating model is built upon a set of strategic themes that are fundamental to our vision of HR transformation to actively bring them into reality through daily operations and strategic initiatives. This ensures that we help organisations stay on the cutting edge of HR innovation, poised to meet the challenges of today and anticipate the needs of tomorrow.

Skills-based

With new skills needed due to advancements in technology, as well as a focus on sustainability and the creation of green jobs, leading people functions focus on evolving a talent strategy to upskill and reskill the Workforce they need for tomorrow.

Tech-powered

Organisations are looking into how technology can amplify what they offer and how they can leverage the power of GenAI to enhance, hyper-personalise and create frictionless employee experiences. Forward thinking functions are focusing on: Where should we invest in technology?

Value-driven

Organisations are increasingly driven by cost efficiency, with many looking to technology and global business services (GBS) to streamline and automate processes. Commerciality and operational excellence will underpin the Future People Function. Where can you find more value in your organisation?

Sustainability-led

Businesses can do better by considering ESG in every project, creating cultures that support diversity, equity, and inclusion, and providing better governance for people and the planet. Does your workforce believe in your sustainability vision?

Future-focused

Shaping a workforce to ensure future success relies on managing today’s workforce while having the headspace to create a strategy and operating model for the future. Continuous horizon scanning and innovation will enable this. How can your organisation strike that balance?

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Working together to simplify your business strategy.

We help clients across industries improve their business processes and transform their HR function with Workday technology. We are a global Workday partner and have over 250 certified consultants globally.

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Dan Staley

Dan Staley

Principal, PwC United States

Diane Youden

Diane Youden

Principal, HR Transformation, PwC United States

Dave Eberhardt

Dave Eberhardt

Principal, PwC United States

Tel: +1 385-421-0404

Jeremy Lief

Jeremy Lief

HR Transformation and Technology Leader, PwC United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)7718 339701

Till  Lohmann

Till Lohmann

Partner, PwC Germany

Tel: +49 40 63788835

Chris Greenwood

Chris Greenwood

Partner, PwC Australia

Tel: +61 2 8266 0694

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