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Of Bucket Lists and B.S.

I’m not a natural born speaker—I was trained at my alma mater.  More like a trial by fire in a required speech class.  Every day of class you had the… Get the Rest

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HR Initiatives Fall Apart in the Middle

Your CEO loves HR. He is your number one fan. When it comes to initiatives such as performance management and wellness, he believes in your ideas. He knows

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Ebola Isn’t A Disease I’m Scared Of

The hysteria around Ebola in the U.S. right now is understandable. People who contract it have a 70% chance of dying, and the death isn't pretty---it's horrific. It's

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Like Carol From The Walking Dead, Even Great Leaders Mess Up Sometimes

First of all, if you haven't watched the season premier of The Walking Dead, come back to read this after. This is a talent blog, not a spoiler

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The CYA Report E70: What the heck is Bitcoin? [PODCAST]

Admit it---you don't really know what Bitcoin is. It's one of those topics that's always in the news for some reason or other, but the concept is still a

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The Dream Is Free, The Hustle Is Sold Separately

I could lie to you and tell you to reach for the stars to get you through hump day. But that's not how we do things in FOT Nation.

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HR Software > A Pretty Hate Machine

Yes. HR software can be a Pretty Hate Machine. It’s soft on the eyes but heartless on the inside. Vetting HR software can make you feel like you

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5 Things You Should Know This Week

Hi, Everyone! Get your Monday started off with these five must reads: 1. When You Can't Afford Sleep: Many low-income workers get just four or five hours of rest each

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month and HR

Did you know that Betty Ford had a mastectomy in 1974 and was one of the first women in America to speak openly about her illness and recovery?

All The Good crosses the finish line to win the Caulfield Cup on 18 October.

The CYA Report E68: Oracle/SAP/Workday HCM Horse Race [PODCAST]

Welcome to The CYA Report, brought to you by Fistful of Talent. On today’s show we have Bill Kutik, industry insider and columnist at Human Resources Executive, on handicapping the