Kris Dunn defines “Organ Donor”

Kris Dunn Worldwide FOT

Organ [ˈɔːrɡən] Donor [ˈdoʊnər] 

1. A dysfunctional company on the skids that’s become a primary source of your recruiting efforts because people are jumping ship as fast as they can.  An Organ Donor can also be a manager or executive in your industry that’s hemorrhaging talent due to various personal issues they have or a management style has worn thin on a group of direct reports that once tolerated it.

Usage: “We’ve been using Research In Motion as an organ donor for years, but that’s slowed down because most of the organs (talent) that were ready to be harvested are gone.”

You all know organ donors in the talent space…

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