5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas Uncategorized

Rise and grind, FOT Nation! Get your Monday going with these 5 must-read articles:

1.The Productivity Obsession: In today’s always-on workplace, employees crave any app that promises a chance at regaining control over their time.

2. One Tech Company Just Erased Its Gender Pay Gap: After a review of its 17,000 employees’ salaries, Salesforce revised its payroll to make sure men and women were being paid equally for similar jobs.

3. Here’s what ‘business casual’ really means: The problem is, most people don’t have a clear understanding of the different dress codes today. For example, there is no agreement on the definition of the term “business casual.”

4. Talent Branding: Your EVP In The Age Of The Mecosystem: Mecosystems anticipate and evolve along with people’s personal expectations. It’s a great concept for consumer brands. So why not apply it to employer brands?

5. How to Use Twitter to Recruit New Talent: Over 58% of job seekers use Twitter in their job search, with 76% looking at company profiles for opportunities.

Have a great week!

Cara Lucas

Cara is the Marketing Manager here at Kinetix and resident Renaissance woman. She refers to herself as a writer, but we think that’s limiting. Instead we call her many things: co-strategist, idea machine, brand builder, Kinetixizer, social-media plugger, blogger, and all-around creative specialist. If you wanna schmooze, try talking DIY and fitness, then top it off with a quick kid or pet mention—gets her every time. Tweet her at @caralucas44.