Five Things You Need To Know This Week…

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Hello and welcome back to another great week with your favorite bloggers, kick it off right with these five must reads:

1. Twitter Doles Out Stock Grants To Keep Top Talent. Twitter has handed out stock grants to a number of key employees over the past two weeks.

2. Muslim Group Asks Walmart To Re-Hire Manager Fired Over Facebook Posting. A national Muslim organization has encouraged Walmart to rehire the Hamburg store employee who was recently fired after he posted derogatory comments about Muslims.

3. A Case Study of Facebook’s Simply Amazing Talent Management Practices. This case study describes a number of factors driving satisfaction at Facebook and why Glassdoor.com has rated the firm No. 1 for employee satisfaction.

4. Docking Pay For Exempt Employees: What’s Allowed? Some clarification on the murky pay-docking rules laid out by the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).

5. Are Robots Going To Kill Your Next Job, Or Create It? Everyone agrees that some jobs for humans will be lost to robots, and some jobs for humans will be created because of robots. But there is a growing debate about the math.

Have a great week, FOT Nation!

 

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Holland Dombeck
Holland Dombeck is the former the Editor turned blogger here at Fistful of Talent. She joined the group in August of 2011, with the sole responsibility of making our writers look like rock stars. Now she gets to participate in all the HR/talent pundit fun. Check her out on Twitter via @Holland_Dombeck.

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