Talent® products – our award-winning on-line Talent Management software, delivered to you from our proven, scalable, reliable and secure SaaS (Software as a Service) infrastructure, or on-premise as you wish.

Talent® products – powerful and yet so straightforward.

  • Embed your competency frameworks, process, job profiles, style and language
  • Gather and analyse performance and potential data
  • Integrate with HR systems as required
  • Create Talent Profiles, track progress and manage succession plans
  • Flexible enough to allow you to start with just one module from the Talent® range – and to add further modules as your strategy needs them

Painless integration and synchronisation.

  • Synchronise your employee data using our open API aligned with HR-XML or periodically refresh with manual imports
  • Support Identity Management and single sign-on (so no need to login again) using either LDAP, ADFS, SAML V2
  • Embed into your employee self-service HR Portals and Intranets with easy to use web tools


Talent® is award-winning and unrivalled in its sophistication.

  • Centred around your competency framework, your values and your behaviours
  • Engage your people in Talent Management activities
  • Define your own configuration preferences
  • Create role-based benchmarks to spot trends, find talent, plan succession and enhance personal and organisational performance
  • Access, report and use the raw data through analytics engine

Talent®: SaaS or on-premise, integrated or stand-alone – your choice.

  • Transparent and easy to understand pricing model
  • Regular updates and new releases included in your fees
  • Administrator training and support – by email and on-line
  • 99.999% service level availability with money-back guarantee
  • Accessible to W3C AA standards
  • Military-grade encryption and security included as standard

  • The system is impressive and the possibilities are endless.

    Alison Sercombe, Thames Valley Police

  • Our initial focus was embedding successfully the 360 approach but as the SSP Academy Live is to be used across the SSP world, we soon needed to draw on the multi-lingual capability of Talent® and the expertise of the Head Light team to do this.

    Lee Sheldon, SSP

  • Head Light demonstrate their own commitment to great customer service through their support of us and do this time and time again – they underpin our success.

    Samantha Darby, West Midlands Councils (formerly IEWM)

  • It’s important to us to work with people who are as flexible and client-focused as we are and we believe we have that with Head Light.

    Amanda Stewart, Insight

  • We know we have made the right choice.

    Clare Hannah, DB Schenker