5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, This Week in HR

Welcome back to another great week with FOT! To get your morning started, we’ve curated the following articles for you! Go ahead and check them out…

1. 10 Single Mom Entrepreneurs Share Their Best Business Advice: For some of these mompreneurs, starting a business was a means of creating a better life for their kids; for others, the kids themselves inspired the business idea.

2. Don’t Pass On Game-Changer Candidates Who Are Still Rookies: Rookie game-changers are individuals who are just entering a new field and who are so extraordinary that you are stunned when you meet them or read about their amazing accomplishments.

3. Why doubling the US minimum wage would actually be madness: Politics and economics routinely operate on different timetables. What’s politically appealing in the short run can be economically disastrous in the long run.

4.What Happens To A Workplace When All The Salaries Are Public?: Getting lucky in a salary negotiation has little to do with being good at your job.

5. Simple Leadership Advice For New Managers: Many people who find themselves in a leadership role for the first time take a little while to get settled. Learning how to manage a team and give directives is no easy art.

Have a great Monday, FOT Nation!