Happy #TimSackettDay

Holland Dombeck McCue Worldwide FOT

In case you missed it – yesterday was the first annual Tim Sackett Day!


Today is Tim Sackett day.  Tim Sackett IS HR.  He’s done HR for a hospital and Applebees.  He runs a recruiting shop now.  He’s got a blog that’s aptly named The Tim Sackett Project.  Problem is he can’t make a list of the most influential people in HR.  So a bunch of bloggers are getting together and dedicating this Monday to him.  It’s kind of like the SOPA protest, except the stakes are incredibly low.  We just want the world to know that Tim counts.

Read the whole post over at The HR Capitalist (an FOT contributor Blog)


What the heck is Tim Sackett Day? 

Let’s take a step back and try and explain.

In the last couple of years, more or less tied to the growth and increasing importance of social networking, online reputation, and emerging consideration, (and attempts to quantify), digital influence; the Human Resources and Recruiting world has seen a plethora of published influence lists, rankings, and other measures of (variously), popularity, importance, influence, quality, and so on.

Read the whole post over at Steve Boese’s HR Technology Journal (an FOT contributor blog)


Holland Dombeck McCue

Holland Dombeck McCue is the former editor turned blogger here at Fistful of Talent. She plays in the employment branding and B2B marketing space and currently heads up Recruitment Marketing and Global Employment Branding for Delta Air Lines. So, it goes without saying that the opinions shared on FOT are hers and hers alone. She wishes it could go without saying, but hey, Legal runs a tight ship…