Human Resources

Gartner Glossary

Absence Management

Absence management is an employer’s approach — via policies, procedures or programs — to reduce employee absenteeism, avoid workforce disruption and maximize employee productivity. It involves striking a balance between supporting employees who miss work due to illness, injury or unforeseen circumstances and disciplining employees whose absences are questionable or excessive.

Gartner ReimagineHR Conference

Join your peer group of CHROs and senior HR executives from leading organizations to discuss specific HR challenges and learn top HR trends and priorities.

Top 5 Priorities for HR Leaders in 2021

Gartner surveyed more than 800 human resources leaders across 60 countries and all major industries to identify HR trends and assess HR priorities and expected challenges for 2021. Discover the top five initiatives chief human resource officers and HR professionals are prioritizing in 2021.