Dan McMurrer is chief analyst at McBassi & Company. Over the past 15 years, Dan and Laurie have worked together in the world of HR analytics, designing and deploying assessment tools for understanding the unique strengths and weaknesses of organizations’ work and learning environments, and analyzing how those are linked to business results.

Prior to cofounding McBassi & Company, Dan worked in research positions at the Urban Institute, Saba Software, the American Society for Training & Development, and the U.S. Department of Labor.  Dan also worked for over 10 years as chief research officer at Bassi Investments, a ground-breaking investment company that generated above-market returns by investing in companies with superior human capital management.

He is also the coauthor of three previous books (including the HR Analytics Handbookas well as multiple articles. He holds a bachelor’s degree in politics from Princeton University and a master’s degree in public policy from Georgetown University.