Vanguard Predictive Planning for Human Capital

Organizations that recognize people as their most strategic capital resource are more likely to invest in technologies that emphasize connectivity and collaboration. It makes sense. Connected organizations are more alert, coordinated, and better prepared to avoid layoffs, or panic hiring, which results in miss-hires. So, how else to manage and empower your most valuable asset than with an enterprise-grade analytics platform.

Vanguard Predictive Planning, an Integrated Business Planning platform, puts HR management at the virtual hub of the enterprise for 360-degree coordination with diverse teams and departments. Whether you’re trying to mobilize people or measure practices and plans, Vanguard Predictive Planning widens the gap between the well-coordinated enterprise, and those anxiously awaiting surprise.


Predictive Algorithms

Use advanced analytics to improve workforce forecasts and identify hiring needs and other workforce trends and patterns ahead of time


Enable executives and management to review and comment on top-down, bottom-up, and hybrid workforce plans

Workforce Management

Review employees by role, location, division, or any other dimension. Enable position budgeting


Apply workflows with business rules, alerts, and more to automate workforce-planning and forecast-review processes

Advanced Modeling

Develop multiple workforce plan alternatives, compare to each other and to actuals, and drive confidence and optimal business performance

What-If scenario planning

Run thousands of what if scenarios in an instant to understand the impact of any workforce or strategy change


Improve Forecast Accuracy

Compare workforce forecasts to actual results; leverage advanced analytics to improve hiring performance metrics

Increase workforce productivity

Analyze skill, cost, location, and other performance variables to optimize resource allocation and improve employee outcomes

Improve Decision Making

Enable data-driven decision making with real-time access to workforce performance across the enterprise

Align The Organization

Unite the enterprise around one understanding of HR goals and initiatives

Root Cause Analysis

Run workforce analyses to uncover why results vary from expectations

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Vanguard Software Applications

Our collaborative, web-based forecasting applications unite roles, teams and departments in achieving the most accurate forecasts in the world – bar none.