Tag: Unlimited

It’s not Unlimited PTO or Accrual! Both are flawed, but I have a Plan! (The Sackett PTO Plan!)

Okay, I promise, after this post, I’ll stop talking about this subject! I will tell you when I started this conversation over a tweet my friend Matt Charney put out, and a subsequent viral LinkedIn post on the same subject, there are clearly two very opinionated sides to this issue! Side Unlimited PTO (UPTO): There’s nothing like the idea of being able to just…

E10 – The HR Famous Podcast – Unlimited PTO or Accrual? What would your employees choose?

In Episode 10 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Jessica Lee, Tim Sackett and Kris Dunn get together to discuss how COVID-19 has changed their daily life, the Cuomo brothers and work-life balance. Tim wants to talk about PTO: accrual vs. unlimited. What’s better? There are different answers with many variables… The gang continues to talk about how PTO will be molded by…

The HR Famous Podcast: e10 – Unlimited PTO vs Accruals – Which is Better?

In Episode 10 of The HR Famous Podcast, long-time HR leaders (and friends) Jessica Lee, Tim Sackett and Kris Dunn get together to discuss how COVID-19 has changed their daily life, the Cuomo brothers and work-life balance. Tim wants to talk about PTO: accrual vs. unlimited. What’s better? There are different answers with many variables… The gang continues to talk about how PTO will be molded by…

Loxo Announces Free and Unlimited Personal Contact Information

This week, Loxo announced they will begin offering free and unlimited personal contact information with their proprietary talent graph of 530 million people called Loxo Source. This includes both personal and work email addresses as well as mobile phone numbers. Loxo Source is available on all plans, including a completely free plan for first time customers available at Loxo. Loxo Source was designed to be the single source…

Unlimited Personality Testing for Companies during COVID-19 Crisis

The Hire Talent is offering extremely discounted unlimited assessment packages for 60 days normally $1999 for $450. Most assessment cost between $30 and $300 so this is a killer deal for companies interested in assessing the entire workforce 5 to unlimited number of people!! What companies will get? 4 quadrant personality assessment similar to Disc or Myers Briggs style assessments Big 5 Personality index…

Workplace Fairy Tales: Why There’s No Such Thing as “Unlimited” PTO

It drives me crazy when I hear people touting “unlimited” PTO. That’s because “unlimited” time off is really just one big fairy tale. I know, I know; that sounds harsh, because there are a number of companies that will defend “unlimited” PTO to the death, and on the surface, it sounds like a good idea. But what often gets lost in the discussion is…

Is Your Unlimited PTO For Real?

I’m part of the 2 percent. I work for the tiny fraction of U.S. companies that offer unlimited paid time off (PTO). That’s right, I get to watch The Price Is Right live as much as I want! Or something like that.