Dr. Katherine Jones
Dr. Katherine Jones, Research Director, HCM /TM Technology, Bersin & Associates, focuses on research on the underlying technologies and services that support the management of a global workforce, including HR, hiring, performance management, succession and leadership, and strategic workforce planning. She is a veteran in enterprise workforce and talent management applications, and a recognized expert in cloud computing. Previously, Katherine was a research director for eight years at Aberdeen Group, establishing its Human Capital Management practice, focusing on research and consulting services in HR, talent acquisition, workforce management, ERP, and mid-market companies. Following Aberdeen, she was Director of Marketing for NetSuite, Inc., a SaaS-based ERP solution provider. A widely published writer on talent management, technology and business practices, Katherine was a university dean, involved in academic administration, research, and teaching, prior to her high tech career.