Hello and welcome to another great week with FOT. Kick your Monday off right with these five must-reads:
1. Silicon Valley pros teach inmates tech sector to help them get jobs upon release: The rigorous, six-month training teaches carefully selected inmates the ins and outs of designing and launching technology firms, using local experts as volunteer instructors.
2. Dell to Move Large Numbers of Employees to Flexible and Home Work: Dell is showing other big companies that remote work is not something to be feared but should be encouraged.
5. How to Keep Your Business Staffed During the Holidays: With the holidays upon us and employees eager to use vacation days before yearend, many small employers are trying to keep their business adequately staffed without facing employee resentment.