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How we do what we do: Introduction to Social Network Analysis (SNA)

How we do what we do: Introduction to Social Network Analysis (SNA)

Talent Sphere Mapping and Human Domain Mapping are both based on the developing and growing field of Social Network Analysis. In our quest to assist and advise our clients we are always looking for opportunities to help explain the science. For newcomers to the field it is important to understand that the large majority of social sciences and their applications, ... Read More »

Why Post Merger and Acquisition (M&A) Integration Fails

Why Post Merger and Acquisition (M&A) Integration Fails

The traditional method of going about integrating two companies together whether it is an acquisition, merger, or a strategic alliance relies on ad hoc methods and false assumptions. Though methods vary the key component to integration today is based on analysis of human capital metrics, financial assumptions, and some top-down command and control behavior. Perhaps this is why so many ... Read More »

Will Healthcare Reform/Budget Fight Cause Loss of Jobs?

Will Healthcare Reform/Budget Fight Cause Loss of Jobs?

Earlier this year in January of 2013, we predicted that if the Sandy aid package was not passed that the US economy would lose over 1 million domestic jobs in the heart of what was the recovery back then. Today we face the same issue with the federal budget and in a few weeks with the debt ceiling. Our analysis ... Read More »

Manager’s Choice(s) for Number of Direct Reports has a Local Cultural Component

Manager’s Choice(s) for Number of Direct Reports has a Local Cultural Component

In a recent consulting engagement for one of Washington, DC's most visible defense and government contractors, the Human Alliance utilized it's proprietary Talent Sphere Mapping™ model and found evidence that departmental culture has overwhelming influence on managers' decisions to hire specified numbers of people Read More »

Human Alliance Opinion: New Book by Sheryl Sandberg is Visionary

Human Alliance Opinion: New Book by Sheryl Sandberg is Visionary

Human Alliance Opinion: New Book by Sheryl Sandberg is Visionary Human Alliance Ltd, one of Washington, D.C. leading management consulting firms specializing in labor, employment, and workplace issues sees the controversial new book, titled “ Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead” by Facebook COO, Sheryl Sandberg as a visionary book with accurate assessments of the workplace for ... Read More »

Human Alliance Adopts New Slogan: Quantifying Humanity™

Human Alliance Adopts New Slogan: Quantifying Humanity™

Human Alliance Adopts New Slogan: Quantifying Humanity™ Human Alliance Ltd, one of Washington, D.C. leading management consulting firms specializing in labor, employment, and workplace issues announced today that it is adopting a new slogan to better reflect its ongoing mission and vision for the talent industry. The slogan, Quantifying Humanity™ symbolizes existing data driven capabilities and the overall mission to ... Read More »