Friday, November 18, 2011

WIRTW #201 (the “Mickey Mouse” edition)

The news has been pretty somber this week, with the sexual abuse of children dominating the headlines. So, I thought we needed a light-hearted theme for this week’s WIRTW.

On this day in 1928, Walt Disney released the first Mickey Mouse cartoon, Steamboat Willie:

Steamboat Willie’s success launched an empire that has touched every aspect of pop culture in the last 83 years. Thanks Walt.

Here’s the rest of what I read this week:


Social Media & Workplace Technology

HR & Employee Relations

Wage & Hour / Benefits

Labor Relations