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Artificial Intelligence for HR

Artificial Intelligence for HR

Use AI to Support and Develop a Successful Workforce

Ben Eubanks

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Understand applications of AI for the human resource function and confidently use AI to recruit and develop a successful workforce to thrive in the future world of work.

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About the book

Getting to grips with artificial intelligence (AI) and the way it's changing the world of work is essential for HR professionals. From using natural language processing to ensure job adverts are free from bias and gendered language to implementing chat bots to enhance the employee experience, AI has created opportunities for the HR function. Artificial Intelligence for HR empowers HR professionals to leverage this potential and use AI to improve efficiency and develop a talented and productive workforce. Outlining the current technology landscape as well as the latest AI developments, this book ensures that HR professionals fully understand what AI is and what it means for HR.

Covering everything from recruitment and retention to employee engagement and learning and development (L&D), Artificial Intelligence for HR outlines what value AI can add to the HR function and how to achieve this. It also includes essential discussion of the challenges that can arise from AI and how to deal with them including how to balance a human workforce with the rise of machine learning and robotics. Packed with practical advice and case studies from global organizations including Johnson & Johnson, this book equips HR professionals with the ability to use AI to recruit and develop a successful workforce and thrive in the future world of work.

Table Of Contents

    • Chapter - 01: A Snapshot of HR Today;
    • Chapter - 02: The Basics of Artificial Intelligence;
    • Chapter - 03: General AI Applications with HCM;
    • Chapter - 04: Core HR and Workforce Management;
    • Chapter - 05: Talent Acquisition;
    • Chapter - 06: Learning and Development;
    • Chapter - 07: Talent Management;
    • Chapter - 08: Challenges of Adopting AI Technology;
    • Chapter - 09: HR Skills of the Future


HR professionals need to understand how their own roles are changing while helping employees to develop and prioritize the skills they will need for the age of disruption, and Ben's take on how we can combine humans and technology paints a bright picture for the future of the HR profession.
Mary Kaylor, Manager of Public Affairs, Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

Artificial intelligence is the next frontier for HR to conquer, and Ben's book is the first step down that path for HR executives.
Shane York, Vice President of Events, Human Capital Institute

Ben's work fills the gap between awareness and understanding and provides real and practical ideas that can be utilized to drive success through AI technologies in your organization.
Steve Boese, Conference Chair for the HR Technology Conference and Host of the HR Happy Hour Podcast

In this must-read book, Ben presents the contemporary and very real challenges of Artificial Intelligence (AI) that will change not only how we look at the world of work, but also how we approach what we do in the workplace every day.
Dr. Kim LaFevor, Dean of College of Business, Athens State University

Artificial Intelligence for HR offers a compelling look at how today's cutting-edge technologies can play a role in improving the performance of HR teams for businesses around the world.
Mostafa Azzam, Managing Director, The HR Talent

Ben's thought-provoking book is a must-read for any organization committed to remaining competitive in the new and exciting frontier created by AI.
Jeanne Achille, Program Chair, Women in HR Tech Summit, U.S. & Asia and tech entrepreneur

Artificial intelligence, as outlined in Ben's book, is one of the key ways I see businesses becoming more agile and competitive in the digital age through a mix of automation, augmentation, and personalization.
Kevin M. Yates, Fact-Finder for Learning and Development, McDonald's

Ben's comprehensive coverage gives a deep look at how AI, automation, and machine learning can revolutionize the way we hire and manage employees today.
Kris Dunn, Chief Human Resource Officer, Kinetix

As always, Ben Eubanks takes a topic as complex as artificial intelligence and presents it in a way that is understandable for people at all levels of technical proficiency. Artificial Intelligence for HR is a must read for any business leader concerned with the impact this emerging technology is, and will, have on the modern workforce.
George LaRocque, Founder and Principal Analyst, HRWins

Ben's book focuses on how we can blend the best that people bring to the table with the best that machines and algorithms have to offer in an exciting way.
Skip Marshall, Chief Technology Officer, Tribridge

Ben Eubanks has written a must-read book for all human resource professionals. His insight and knowledge around the challenges of this ever-changing world of technology and artificial intelligence in human resources is one of the best in the industry!
Kristi Jones, Manager-Talent Acquisition, H&R Block

For the last 30 years people have worried about computers and machines taking work away from humans. In reality, these tools have progressively offered greater opportunities for humans to discover and hone new skills thanks to this intelligent automation, and this book sheds light on how the human resources profession benefits from the latest AI-related technological advances.
Riccardo Antonelli, International Division Coordinator, GEMA Business School (Rome-Italy)

Change is inevitable, especially in the world of work. Ben captures both the advent of AI and its potential future in a way that shows how HR and business will evolve. His approach is spot on and makes the future of AI intriguing and not threatening.
Steve Browne, SHRM-SCP, VP of Human Resources, LaRosa’s, Inc.

Today's experience-driven employer relationship requires a keen focus on the individual. As Ben's book demonstrates, AI technologies are going to help HR leaders personalize the employee experience and creating more human relationships in powerful, scalable ways.
China Gorman, Managing Director America, UNLEASH

Ben is a leading expert on how artificial intelligence will impact the employee experience. His book offers a great overview of the technology providers along with the use cases that deliver value to today's business leaders.
Madeline Laurano, Co-Founder and Chief Research Officer, Aptitude Research Partners

Book Details

  • EAN: 9780749483814
  • Edition: 1
  • Published: 3rd December 2018
  • Paperback
  • Format: 234x156
  • 232 pages

About the Author

Ben Eubanks is an HR industry analyst and influencer. He is the principal analyst at Lighthouse Research & Advisory where he oversees the development of research, assets, and insights to support HR, learning, and talent. He is also the founder of the HR community, UpstartHR, the co-founder of the HR Revolution event and the host of podcast We Are Human.

Ben Eubanks