Can American Apparel Dispel their Aura of General Sleaze? –  A study in Employer Branding

SmartRecruiters

For one hour each week, every American Apparel store manager, visual merchandiser, and back-stock director the world over dialed into stream-of-consciousness rants from then-CEO Dov Charney, each employee praying they weren’t the unlucky soul singled out for reprimand.

Clothing Men’s Boys Girls Childrens Apparel Buying House

Recruiting Blogs

Shopping #Men #Boys #Women #Clothing#Casual #Work #Wear #Green #Camouflage #Grey #Print #Cotton #Twill #Polyester #Ripstop #Fabric #Cargo#Shorts #Bermuda with #Belt #DRing #Uniform #Pant #Shirt #Apparel #Heartson #Fashion #Buying #Merchandising #Retail #Sourcing #Production.

Nike Is Giving Its Recruitment Brand the Same Feel As Its Consumer Brand

ERE

It’s a significant refresh of the way it communicates to the many candidates clamoring to work for the shoe-apparel-equipment multinational. Nike is in the midst of a soft launch of a new career site, one it’s likely to officially announce next week.

You Really Need to Rethink Your Fonts

Staffing Talk

Here’s a quick rundown of.0001% of the companies that use it and, in some cases, haven’t changed their branding in 50 years because of it: 3M, American Airlines, Jeep, BMW, Jackass , The Office , JC Penney, American Apparel, Target, NASA, Apple, Motorola, and Panasonic.

Staffing News of the Day, July 11, 2014

Staffing Talk

American Apparel rehires fired founder as “strategic consultant” [ABC News]. House of Representatives passes workforce training bill that would localize control and add funding [PE]. TaskRabbit adds insurance to make trusting strangers easier [Bloomberg Businessweek].

Staffing News of the Day, June 23, 2014

Staffing Talk

Dov Charney demands American Apparel job back or he’ll sue , says lawyer [LA Times]. LinkedIn launches first standalone iOS app, LinkedIn Job Search [First Post]. Obama calls for an end to “Mad Men”-era family policies [Washington Post].

Mystery Ranch: Backpacks Built for the Mission from the Heart of Montana | Dana Gleason

Proven

Dana has been involved in the outdoor apparel and gear community for 43 years and is considered a legend in the industry. Dana Gleason founded Mystery Ranch, a company that manufactures packs and load carriage systems for military, hunting, wildland fire and mountaineering customers.

Mountain Standard: The Business of Outdoor Necessities | Brennah Rosenthal

Proven

She works with Mountain Standard, an apparel brand that sells outdoor gear and everything you need to survive a mountain lifestyle. This week, we interview Brennah Rosenthal.

How a Surge in Jobseekers Frustrates Recruiters

The Whiteboard

When a textiles graduate applied for a role with Apparel HR she received the response: “Dear Stephanie, thank you for applying for a role with absolutely no experience in the field.

GoRuck: Building an Iconic Brand Based on Community | Jason McCarthy

Proven

GoRuck now creates gear and apparel as well as hosts events, build teams and strengthens communities. On today’s episode we are joined by Jason McCarthy of GoRuck , an American brand with Special Forces roots that is aiming to change the world.

SCP Hot Jobs!

SilverChair Partners

EA to the CEO of an innovative global apparel company. 120-140K DOE plus bonus and benefits. This is a meaty role with great exposure. EA to the CEO of a distinctive international hedge fund based in Greenwich, CT. 120-130K plus bonus and benefits. EA/PA at a thriving private equity firm. 75-85K DOE plus bonus and benefits. This is a great opportunity to be a true right hand! Receptionist/OM at a thriving family office. 50-85K DOE plus benefits. Exciting perks, too!

HR In The New World Of Work – Through The Lens Of A Customer

Fistful of Talent

Nike is the biggest sports footwear and apparel company in the world, commanding $34.4 Nike has been in the headlines lately. Emerging from those headlines is the story of a significant loss of opportunity within a key segment of Nike’s customers.

Is Values-Based Leadership Right for Your Company?

JazzHR

The athletic apparel retailer pays for its employees to exercise and funds community yoga classes. To be truly successful, some organizations believe that they must adopt core values that support their mission and vision, shape their culture, and embody their identity.

Hire18 Speaker Preview: Steve Fogarty

SmartRecruiters

From humble sports shoe to world-dominating apparel brand, Adidas didn’t get to where it is by sailing close to shore, and manning the roster of who gets onboard and who doesn’t, is this guy right here.

Let's Get To Work

Recruiting Blogs

Allowing employees to choose logoed apparel at the conclusion of a successful project is a relatively inexpensive way to recognize employees and they get to show their pride in the organization with logoed apparel, which becomes a badge of honor and builds pride among fellow coworkers.

7 Pros and Cons of Decentralized Hiring and Why Your ATS is Responsible

SmartRecruiters

Effect: An academic study of a large US apparel chain found that 33% customers who had a poor experience cited not being able to locate sales help as the main offender, resulting in at least 6% loss of all possible sales.

JD High Country Outfitters: A One-Stop Shop for the Great Outdoors in Jackson Hole, Wyoming | Scott Sanchez

Proven

They now provide guided exhibitions and trips, apparel and gear, footwear, guns, an archery department with an archery range, camping gear and more! On this week’s episode we are joined by Scott Sanchez of JD High Country Outfitters , a one-stop shop for the great outdoors.

What You Need To Know About Recruitment This Week: 9th January 2017

Social Talent

It draws from Holiday’s personal experience as American Apparel’s Director of Marketing and the time spent building his massively successful creative agency Brass Check. Here we bring you the latest news stories that have been stirring discussion the recruitment industry this week.

Top-Rated Workplaces: Culture

Indeed

We also see multiple sportswear and apparel companies with great culture — #4 Vans and #6 Nike. Culture — everybody talks about it, but how do you get it? And what does it look like?

How Ascena Takes a Brand-by-Brand Approach to Talent Acquisition

IBM

As a leading retailer of women’s and tween’s apparel, shoes and accessories, we at Ascena Retail Group put a lot of effort into making sure our candidate experiences are as engaging and compelling as our customer experiences.

Top 10 Weirdest Job Interview Questions (asked by REAL companies in 2015!)

Social Talent

– asked by Lululemon (a workout apparel company) during an interview for a Retail Educator position. Is it me, or are job interview questions just getting weirder and weirder?! I know job seekers have to (and should be) prepared for almost anything these days, but seriously?

Top-Rated Workplaces: City by City

Indeed

At the top we see skateboarding shoes and apparel firm Vans , followed by social media behemoth Facebook, appearing for the second time in a city’s top five. The Big Apple, Sin City, Steel City… every city has its unique style and distinct vibe.

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Get the Balance Right! The Best Companies for Work/Life Balance in 2018

Indeed

Another company which is implementing exceptional family-friendly and flexible work policies is sports apparel firm Nike (#8). If working through lunch and sending midnight emails are the norm for you, the idea of achieving work/life balance may seem like a pipe dream.

Summer’s Hottest Cities for Hiring

Glassdoor for Employers

Why it made the list: Often called “The Entertainment Capital of the World”, Los Angeles is the largest manufacturing center [5] in the United States, with plants for everything from apparel, computer and electronics, to fabricated metal and food.

5 ways to reward and keep quality employees

RecruitmentJuice

Company apparel: A shirt or polo that is especially designed and embroidered with words such as “Gold Team” or “Top Recruit” is a great way to create awareness in a group. Nothing says “gratitude” to great recruits better than a thoughtful, personalized token of appreciation. It can be anything, and it does not have to break your budget. Showing appreciation is one of the best ways to motivate them to remain in service and perform better.

Drones & Professional Recruitment

JWT Inside

I say we attach t-shirt cannons to drones and fill the air with company-branded apparel. Drones are sweet. Sure, they’re also controversial. But have you ever flown one? It’s a lot of fun, and surprisingly easy. Plus, drones can be used for business purposes, including advertising. So what does that mean for recruitment? Let’s explore some scenarios that are likely to become common in the very near future. Taking Recruitment Events to the Next Level.

Top Staffing Jobs Of The Week: The Sports Industry

Staffing Talk

OK, it’s not guaranteed in the job descriptions that you’ll get free event tickets or apparel, but it’s a safe bet you’re going to get some perks. As a sports fan, what could be better than direct access to the industry?

Are You Ready to Respond to the End of Employees?

NPA Worldwide

The outsourcing wave that moved apparel-making jobs to China and call-center operations to India is now just as likely to happen inside companies across the U.S.

How to Enhance Your Hiring Process During the Holidays

Spark Hire

Participants who view and engage can win rewards, like company apparel and free gift cards. The leaves are changing. Temperatures are dropping. Pumpkin spice everything is filling pantries. The holidays are here. It’s time to spread joy, give thanks…and rethink the hiring process.

Jobalign Candidate Messenger is Here!

Jobalign

Today, Jobalign announced the release of Jobalign Candidate Messenger, the newest tool added to our Candidate Engagement Platform, which allows recruiters to text directly with job-seekers from the Jobalign platform.

How to master the art of networking

Recruiting Blogs

As soon as you meet someone, you start making presumptions based on their actions, behavior, physical appearance and apparel. There are many reasons why you need networking in order to improve your professional efforts.

40 Employee Recognition Ideas For Your Praiseworthy Staff

Capterra

Company apparel: Got company swag? We work a lot. A lot a lot. In fact, assuming that you work 40 hours a week over a 50-year career, you’ll spend more than 10 years of your life at work alone. That’s not ten years of a 9 to 5 job. That’s 92,120 hours of work in a lifetime.

5 Careers Site Pages You Will Take Inspiration From

Social Talent

Bonobos is the largest apparel brand ever built on the web in the United States and it’s easy to see why given the quality of its careers page which really encourages high-quality candidates to join the team.

Behind the Scenes with SmartRecruiters’ Hiring Success Hackathon Judges

SmartRecruiters

Avery Dennison, the global manufacturer and distributor of self-adhesive labels, apparel branding tags, and label materials, focused on creating a tool to optimize their recruiter tasks, as high-volume hiring is a key function of their business.

Staffing News of the Day, April 11, 2013

Staffing Talk

A chillier-than-usual-March led to layoffs in spring retail , building/garden, textiles, apparel, and food [HuffPost Business]. Unemployment aid applications fell by 42,000 last week , suggesting stronger job growth [ABC News].

How to Assess Attention to Detail in Job Applicants (+ Interview Questions)

Hundred5

In a somewhat related incident, American Apparel wanted to celebrate Independence day properly - with fireworks. Why is attention to detail so important and does it really matter all that much in your new hires? Today, you’ll find out. -

How Strong Values Give Levi Strauss Recruiters a Leg Up on the Competition

Linkedin Talent Blog

Today, Levi Strauss sells its apparel products, from iconic 501 jeans to on-trend denim trucker jackets, in 110 countries at 50,000 different points of sale, including 3,000 branded stores.