Tag: Later

Cutting Your Recruiting Capabilities Now May Be A Big Mistake Later

Recessions, just like a great Stephen King novel or an episode of The Handmaid’s Tale, give us the shivers. Recessions give us the exact opposite of “all the feels.” Recessions are spine tinglers because, frankly, we have no consequential control on the immediate situation. My perception is that nothing I do right now will impact a direct outcome, especially a positive one. And, many times, that…

Our Autism at Work Program: Five Years Later

Looking back five years ago, Apple was releasing the iPhone 5, selfies, and emojis were introduced to pop culture, and Twitter announced its IPO. During the same time we at SAP launched our groundbreaking Autism at Work program, with a goal of integrating people with autism into the workforce. Since the launch, the initiative has not only grown internally within SAP’s organization, but it has served as an example for other…

Sometimes You Need to Eat the Frog Later

We’ve all heard or read that it’s best to jump on your toughest tasks early in your work shift, using as a guide this famous aphorism: “Eat a live frog first thing in the morning, and nothing worse will happen to you the rest of the day.” Mark Twain typically gets the credit for this line, though French writer Nicholas Chamfort said something similar…

Sourcing.Games – 1 Year Later

Twelve months ago, I shared with the world my small project that I created during my free time just for fun. I called it Sourcing.Games and if you are not familiar with that project, it is a site with small sourcing games for sourcers and recruiters to test their knowledge. The rules are simple. You need to solve one level to get the password…

FOT Trades Tim Sackett to Detroit SHRM for 2 Chapter Members To Be Named Later

PRESS RELEASE ATLANTA, GA FEBRUARY 18, 11:58AM ET Fistful of Talent, a premiere site offering news, thought and opinion in the world of talent management and talent acquisition, has announced the trade of longtime FOT contributor Tim Sackett in conjunction with the NBA Trade Deadline. Sackett will be traded (pending physical) to Detroit SHRM for 2 new members joining the local chapter in 2017….