5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, This Week in HR

The first Monday back after your holiday break can only be counteracted by these must-reads. Check them out! 1. Companies Focus On Worker Stress as Talent Gets Harder to Keep: After years of asking workers to do more with less, companies in 2015 will focus on employee burnout. 2. Which Jobs Have the Highest Rates of Depression? Now, some psychiatrists have spoken on which …

FOT 2014 Resolutions

Cara Lucas HR (& Life!) Advice

We are back with our annual resolve-to-be-better-and-do-more post, courtesy of our bloggers here at FOT. Some of the following 2014 resolutions are not so different than the ones you read last year, but some are… so make sure to check those out. Here we go: Kris Dunn Monitor the social channels of Tim Sackett more consistently to find good ideas worth …

Sackadamus Gives His 2014 Predictions

Tim Sackett Retention, Social Recruiting, Tim Sackett

The Annual Sackadamus FOT Predictions have become legendary, primarily for their uncanny accuracy and for the simple fact no one is willing to go out on such a limb within the industry. Back in 2009—it was I who predicted the takeoff of Video Interviewing/Video profiles!  I also predicted Healthcare reform would go nowhere, so 50/50 seems to be a good …

My 4 Sourcing Lessons From 2013

Kelly Dingee Business Development, Candidate Pool, Conferences, Kelly Dingee, Sourcing

I love this time of year. I enjoy taking stock and reflecting on the previous years’ highs and lows—and the times that everything was on cruise control. This year was a bit more of a roller coaster than I expected in my personal life, but wow… work life knocked the ball right out of the park!  We’re doing research faster—and smarter—than …