We’re Only Human 21: HR Tech Demo Makeovers with George LaRocque

Hosted by

Ben Eubanks

Principal Analyst, Lighthouse Research & Advisory

About this episode

Guest: George LaRocque

Technology demos: Within the sales process, HR technology vendors often put more effort on prospecting and phone conversations than on the demos themselves. That’s why more than a dozen people recently weighed in on how vendors could improve their demo skills and delivery in one online forum dedicated to HR and talent technology. From demoing without context to discussing ROI and value, there was no shortage of issues and complaints about how technology demos are often run with HR software providers.

In today’s conversation, Ben speaks with George LaRocque, founder of HRWINS and co-moderator of Talent Product Plays, a Facebook group targeting users, sellers, and analysts in the talent technology space. Ben and George walk through some of the top ways that vendors can improve their demos as well as some key lessons for buyers and HR practitioners on how to evaluate and select their technologies.

This time of year many companies are re-evaluating their approach to HR technology, and this conversation could influence how your own organization either succeeds or fails at finding the right software to enable your business to succeed.

 

 

To learn more about George, please check out – www.larocqueinc.com – and the Facebook group can be found here.

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