5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, This Week in HR

Rise and grind, FOT Nation! Welcome to the month of May—get your morning started with these 5 must-reads:

1.How To Master The Art Of The Accidental Career: Three “accidental techies” explain how they wound up in roles they hadn’t planned for, and what it takes to succeed in them.

2. 6 Steps To Analyze Post-Hire Data And Improve Your Recruitment Marketing Efforts: Recruiting doesn’t end once you’ve made your hire. Valuable post-hire data exists if you know where to look and what to do with it.

3. Too Many Elite American Men Are Obsessed With Work and Wealth: “Building wealth to them is a creative process, and the closest thing they have to fun,” the economist Robert Frank wrote

4. 10 Habits of Well-Liked Bosses: What does it take to become one the those bosses that people love? Here are 10 traits those popular leaders have.

5. Planning Your Post-Retirement Career: In fact, the Bank of America Merrill Lynch survey showed that the wealthiest people were themost likely to want to keep working, and 80% of retirees who work say they are doing so because they want to, rather than because they have to.

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.