Littal Shemer Haim

People Analytics, HR Data Strategy, Organizational Research – Consultant, Mentor, Speaker, Influencer

Challenge: 365 Women worth watching – in Data, People Analytics and HR Tech

A snowball of inspiration that hopefully will encourage more women, particularly HR professionals, to enter the data world. These women are Role Models for aspiring People Analytics practitioners. The list includes valuable sources related to most of the professionals.
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I was honored to be first recognized as a leader in People Analytics back in 2017 alongside many respected and inspiring colleagues. But unfortunately, in those early days, most of the recognition was aimed more at men than women. So, I decided to change this. 

I started a personal challenge to salute 365 women, one for each day of the year. There is only one IWD (International Women’s Day), but for me, every day is a woman’s day. Though the list of my data heroes became longer, I realized it wasn’t enough. We needed professional and inspirational role models of women in the field. 

As years went by, the challenge turned from a list to interviews with women who generously offered a glance into their journey to become exceptional practitioners in People Analytics. I hope this version of my challenge is a snowball of inspiration that will encourage more women, particularly HR professionals, to enter the data world of HR. 

So, let’s celebrate and share this!

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Littal Shemer Haim

Littal Shemer Haim

Littal Shemer Haim brings Data Science into HR activities, to guide organizations to base decision-making about people on data. Her vast experience in applied research, keen usage of statistical modeling, constant exposure to new technologies, and genuine interest in people’s lives, all led her to focus nowadays on HR Data Strategy, People Analytics, and Organizational Research.

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12 thoughts on “Challenge: 365 Women worth watching – in Data, People Analytics and HR Tech”

  1. Thanks Littal for including me. My nominees to the list: Naomi Bloom, Stacey Harris, China Gorman, Mollie Lombardi, Madeleine Tarquino, Trish McFarlane, Gretchen Alarcon, Leighanne Levensaler, Stela Lupishor. Happy to tell you why and make intros if needed.

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