Five Things You Need to Know This Week…

Holland Dombeck McCue Holland Dombeck, This Week in HR

Welcome back! Jump start your week and tune out your bracket sorrows with these five reads:

1. Here’s What Happened When This Guy Accidentally Asked 1,138 People To Connect On LinkedIn. Matt Haughey, co-founder of Fuelly, inadvertently emailed 1,138 people asking them to connect on LinkedIn.

2. Facebook Managing Editor to Depart. Dan Fletcher, Facebook’s managing editor, has announced that he is planning to leave the company next month.

3. Talent Board Introduces Candidate Experience Council. Talent Board, a non-profit organization focused on the promotion and elevation of the candidate experience, announced details of the Candidate Experience Council, comprised of some of the leading voices in HR and talent acquisition.

4. The 30 Minute Meeting (it’s Possible). Meetings are a necessary evil to keep communications moving in any business and continue striving for growth. But do they really have to be long to get the job done?

5. The Happiest and Unhappiest Jobs in America. Where do you think HR falls? 

Have a great week, FOT Nation!