5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, This Week in HR

Welcome back to another great week with your favorite blogging team! Check out these 5 must-reads to get your Monday started right: 1.Starbucks the Benevolent?: What would compel a massive company to start helping its employees pay rent and attend college? 2. Pinterest Produces Amazing Diversity Results … Using Proactive Targeted Referrals: By focusing on one type of diversity referral program, within six …

5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, This Week in HR

Rise and grind, FOT Nation. It’s Monday and that means it’s time for you to dig into the news as you gear up for the week ahead. Check it. 1.Obama’s New Equal-Pay Rules: Companies with 100 employees or more will be required to disclose pay data broken down by race and gender to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. 2. Candidate Research …

5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas The HR Profession, This Week in HR

Welcome back to another week with your favorite blogging team! Get your morning started with these 5 must-reads: 1.Corporations Want Love (and Free Marketing on Instagram): Companies once asked only their employees to feign heartfelt devotion to their products. Now their customers are expected to do so too. 2. Five Execs Leave Twitter: Five major executives abruptly left Twitter in a surprising …

Happy #TimSackettDay – Put Your Paws Together For Recruiting Animal

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, The HR Profession, Tim Sackett Day

It’s Tim Sackett Day. Aka #TimSackettDay2016. Aka that one day each year where we pour some out for that HR Pro doing his or her thing and doing it well. This year, our honoree is Recruiting Animal (Michael Kelemen)! And that’s why, in honor of #TimSackettDay, FOT is joining forces with other HR and Talent leaders to honor the living legend himself. Learn …

5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas The HR Profession, This Week in HR

Welcome back to another week with your favorite blogging team—get your morning started with these 5 must-reads!: 1.Why Are So Many Zappos Employees Leaving?: The online shoe retailer Zappos has always stood out for its unconventional human-resources philosophy. 2. The Silver Tsunami – Recruiting An Aging Labor Force: USA Today reports that a survey of American workers found that 82 percent of the respondents age …

5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, The HR Profession, This Week in HR

Welcome back to another great week at FOT! Before you get your day started, check out these 5 must-reads: 1.Native Advertising — The Next Big Thing In Recruitment Advertising: You should test using native advertising in recruiting primarily because, in a world where most ads are never even viewed, they work. 2. Why Do Americans Work So Much?: The economist John Maynard Keynes …

5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, The HR Profession, This Week in HR, Working With Recruiters

Happy 2016, FOT Nation! Ring in the year’s first new week with these 5 must-reads: 1.New Year, New Wages: On January 1st, laws raising the minimum wage in 12 states go into effect. 2. Outrageous Talent Practices – They Grab The Attention Of Top Talent: If you’re battling to recruit and retain top talent, you must have talent practices that go beyond the …

The Post and Pray Podcast: To Land Top Talent, You’ve Got To Tell The Story. #ChooseATL

Cara Lucas Holland Dombeck, HR & Marketing, in the news, Recruiting, Recruitment Marketing

The word “choice” plays an active role in today’s guest’s mission to attract top talent to the Atlanta area. Aptly named ChooseATL, the organization’s Vice-President, Kate Atwood, capitalizes on our on-demand society as she markets Atlanta to worldwide talent, beginning with–what else–the campaign’s very name. #notacoincedence If you take a look at their website, you’ll peruse Atlanta’s open jobs with various industries …

5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, This Week in HR

Welcome back to a very festive holiday week with your favorite blogging team! Before you get your day started, check out these 5 must-reads: 1.Leadership In Recruiting: How To Create Happy Employees, Happy Experiences, And Happy Clients: As a leader, it’s your job to help recruiters create an exceptional experience for the customer. 2. The Fundamental Misalignment of Work and Life: School ends …