Tim Sackett

Posts by Tim Sackett

  • Tim Sackett Op-ed: "If You Rake Sh*t, It’s Gonna Smell"

    May 21, 2015

    I worked with a great Operations partner for a number of years who was fond of saying: "If you rake sh*t, it's gonna smell." This was almost always said about something HR was doing. Usually, it was an investigation, and usually it was an investigation that wasn’t going to go anywhere. He was basically trying to say, "why?" "Why would you look into that when you...

  • 5 Things Elon Musk Can Teach HR and Talent Acquisition

    May 14, 2015

    In case you missed it, Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk recently launched the company’s newest product: the Powerwall home energy system. The Powerwall is a battery that charges with electricity generated from solar panels. You can mount it on wall at your home and use as a power source in the evening or when there is a power outage. In typical Elon fashion, he introduced...