Baby Boomers Leaving Doesn’t Equal Lack of Workers!

You’re finally feeling it, aren’t you?  Those older workers, the ones we call the Baby Boomers, are finally retiring. The great famed “White Wave” is upon us, about ten years… Get the Rest


The HR Gateway Drug = Candidate Experience

Today we are gonna stir the pot a little on a topic most HR pros still need a 101 on---it’s called Candidate Experience (CE). My company, Daxko, just

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There Has To Be A Better Way To Do VMS!

Okay, I run a staffing contract IT and engineering staffing firm. Part of our business is making placements with clients who use a VMS (vendor managed service). It's


6 Things I Learned From The #HRTechConf 2015

I spent a few days this past week at the HR Tech Conference 2015.  Friend of FOT, Steve Boese, is the Chairman of the HR Tech Conference, and


The Science Behind Taking a Vacation

I've had a feeling for about 18 years that I wasn't doing vacation right. Not coincidentally, 18 years ago was the birth of my first child, on our


The FOT Sonic Video: Visit Kris Dunn and Tim Sackett at HR Tech 2015!

Kris Dunn and Tim Sackett are hitting the road this month, and they're coming to a town near you (email subscribers click through for video - recorded in


Tim Sackett talks T3 – Paysavvy

This week on T3 I take a look at the ‘modern day alternative to ADP’, Paysavvy.Paysavvy is a Canadian company that is a fully integrated payroll, HR, and


VIDEO: Creating a Coaching Culture Via Technology (and Feedback)

Do folks want feedback... or do they want attention? After all, we're not on Facebook or Instagram asking for feedback, right? That's not really the world we live in.


Tim Sackett says Sometimes A Job Isn’t Worth It

Linds Redding, a New Zealand-based art director who worked at BBDO and Saatchi & Saatchi, died last month at 52 from an inoperable esophageal cancer. Turns out Linds

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Talent Acquisition is a Zero-Sum Game

There is a mathematical concept called Zero-Sum. What is says is basically when one person, organization, etc. will gain, there is an equal loss by another person, organization, etc.