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 …

5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, This Week in HR

Rise and grind, FOT Nation… it’s Monday, and you know what that means. Yep–5 things, right now. Let’s go: 1.EXCLUSIVE – U.S. investigates broadcasters in widening FIFA case: A sports marketing company that was described in a sweeping indictment this month as retaining contracts because of the “support” of corrupt soccer officials has longstanding ties to the U.S. entertainment company 21st …

5 Things You Need To Know This Week

Cara Lucas This Week in HR

Welcome back to another week with your favorite blogging team! Get back into the swing of things after your holiday with these 5 must-reads! 1.What Gets Made In LA Is Way More Than Movies: America is still making stuff. In terms of jobs, the Los Angeles area is the biggest manufacturing hub in the country. Here are a few reasons why. …

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 …

5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas This Week in HR

Welcome back to another week with your favorite blogging team! Get back on your grind with these 5 must-read articles: 1. The Unfair Truth About How Creative People Succeed: I discovered that success is born of luck — I don’t think any honest person can dispute that. But luck, in many ways, can be created, or at the very least, improved. 2. Why …

FOT GROUP POST: The “Scariest” Music We’ve Listened to While Working…

Cara Lucas FOT Reads

It’s the day before Halloween, which means you’re probably seeing some pretty freaky costumes at work already today. (Exhibit A: Please check out Tim Sackett’s Instagram feed at your earliest convenience.) FOT wants to add to the HR Freak Show this Halloween by sharing some of the most scary (also known as lame) music we’ve listened to while doing the good …

5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas This Week in HR

Welcome back to another week with your favorite blogging team! Check out these 5 must-reads before you get your Monday started.What Happens to Your Brain When You Negotiate About Money 1.WOW, Google’s Simple Just-In-Time Checklist Improves Onboarding Results By 25%: Google found that a simple reminder alert email sent to the hiring manager the Sunday before the new hire starts can …

5 Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas The HR Profession, This Week in HR

Welcome back to another great week with your favorite blogging team! Check out these 5 must-reads to get your day started. 1. Dell just announced the largest tech acquisition ever: EMC for $67 billion:  You might not have heard of EMC, but it’s a technology behemoth that runs many of the services you use today. The company provides datacenter storage for large …

The FOT Sonic Video: Visit Kris Dunn and Tim Sackett at HR Tech 2015!

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, HR, HR Tech, HR Technology, Kris Dunn, Recruiting, Tim Sackett

Kris Dunn and Tim Sackett are hitting the road this month, and they’re coming to a town near you (email subscribers click through for video – recorded in a Camry in Grand Rapids, MI last week)! (Well, if you’re in Vegas or the immediate surrounding area on October 18th – 21st, specifically. Small window, we know.) Seriously, though, if you’re …