HRsmart Partners with Precision Human Development

Richardson, TX – December 10, 2013 – HRsmart, a leading provider of global, [unified talent management] solutions, today announced a new partnership agreement with Precision Human Development, or PHD, a talent selection company based in Vancouver, British Columbia. This partnership will give HRsmart customers the means to develop customized, predictive models for almost any position, as well as a variety of strategic applications, ranging from applicant pre-screening to employee career development.

Since 1999, PHD has been researching, developing and applying innovative, quantitative solutions for hiring, succession planning and performance improvement. PHD operates in the HR marketplace as a predictive analytics provider and is designed to help business owners, executives, and HR professionals be strategic in the management of their human capital assets. Using the tools provided by PHD, it is possible to target specific instances of risk (e.g., accident rates; turnover; conflict) and select and/or redeploy people who possess the competencies that were identified by the employer as being necessary for the desired level of performance.

“The added benefit of predictive analytics is useful to every HR professional and is important for the future growth of any organization,” said Mark Hamdan, CEO of HRsmart. “HRsmart is excited to partner with PHD and we look forward to providing their quantitative solutions to our customers.”

“This partnership represents a high exposure business opportunity for us to be affiliated with one of the world’s most respected and recognized talent management platforms,” said PHD’s President, Dr. Marty Shoemaker. “Our respective clients will now have many applications for the entire lifecycle of the employee from recruitment to exiting. Our scientific profiling technology for hiring and succession planning has a great vendor window between their world class ATS and Performance Management systems. The fit couldn’t be better.”

About HRsmart

HRsmart, headquartered in Richardson, Texas, is a leading global provider of unified talent management solutions. The unified HRsmart suite provides organizations of any size the insight they need to thrive in today’s business. For more information, visit []. To follow HRsmart on Twitter, go to To read HRsmart’s talent management blog, visit

About Precision Human Development

PHD, a predictive Talent Assessment company based in Vancouver, BC, Canada, is a leader in the best practices of selection science. PHD provides statistically derived profiles of success for hiring and promotion to obtain the highest accuracy in assessment market. For more information, visit and learn about how PHD can help your company.