5 Things You Should Know This Week

Kate Weimer Uncategorized

Happy Monday, FOT Nation! Welcome back to another week with your favorite blogging team. Here are five articles, hot off the press for you: When Traditional Culture Meets Modern Corporate Sustainability: China’s “Happy Enterprise Partnership,” a unique mixture between tradition and forward-thinking practices, is an intriguing look at how the corporate responsibility movement is continuing to mature. Your Future Home Will …

Five Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, This Week in HR, Uncategorized

Hello and welcome to another great week at FOT! Here’s what’s trending this week: 1. Holacracy: The Hot Management Trend for 2014? Invented in the early 2000s by entrepreneur Brian Robertson, holacracy is a management structure based on the tasks a company needs to accomplish, rather than a standard reporting structure. 2. What would this new bill do to background checks? A new law, if …

Five Things You Should Know This Week

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, This Week in HR

Welcome back to a great post-holiday week at FOT… kick it off right with these five reads: 1. McDonald’s Employee Website Yanked After Ridicule: McDonald’s has taken down a website for its employees that faced ridicule for its seemingly tone-deaf advice. 2. The Top 11 Innovative Workplace Stories Of 2013: This year was all about turning traditional office models on their head—and occasionally, bringing them back to basics. …