Ed Frauenheim

Vineet Nayar's Happy Feet

A willingness to experiment with counterintuitive, radical approaches to managing people enabled Vineet Nayar to turn around HCL Technologies and make a splash.

Big Fish Swim Into HR Software Waters

Click on the image below to view the full infographic highlighting the “seascape” that has resulted from the actions of leading consolidators. Roll over the companies to learn about their key mergers and acquisitions.

Lilly Ledbetter Interview: 'Miss Lilly' Speaks Her Mind

As part of our 90th anniversary, Workforce is talking to some of the people and organizations that helped influence today's workplace. In this installment, Workforce senior editor Ed Frauenheim speaks with Lilly Ledbetter about the act named after her and why she believes equal pay is an important concept for employers to latch onto.

Vineet Nayar Interview: Offshore Outsourcing and the New Global Economy

As part of our 90th anniversary, Workforce Management is talking to some of the people and organizations that have influenced today's workplace. In this installment, Workforce Management senior editor Ed Frauenheim talks with Vineet Nayar—the CEO of India-based HCL Technologies who pioneered the ‘Employee First, Customer Second' management philosophy—about the evolution of outsourcing to India and where U.S. companies fail when it comes to outsourcing. Nayar helped lead the offshore outsourcing charge, which has changed workforce management worldwide.

Susan Lambert Has Her Say on Workforce Scheduling

As head of the Workforce Educational Organization's academic advisory committee, Susan Lambert is helping to shape its professional certification on scheduling and other workforce management matters to take into account employer and employee views.

It's About Time—and Money

Workforce management technology has come a long way from time clocks. Today's tools can save—or cost—companies millions. And thanks to a new group, the once-frumpy field is coming into fashion.