Some Employers Struggling with BLM Apparel at Work

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What you won’t see on TV are the large employers that have faced significant backlash for attempting to prohibit employees from wearing BLM masks and other apparel. Therefore, they’ve decided to let employees express themselves with their apparel.

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


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. The difference between American Apparel then and American Apparel now seems to be, essentially, the absence of brick-and-mortar sales points, and a tacked-on mantra-du-jour of “diversity and inclusiveness”.

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. Industry 3M American Airlines American Apparel Apple Arial BMW Coke Comic Sans Helvetica Jackass JC Penney Jeep Leave it to Beaver Motorola NASA Panasonic Papyrus Target The Office

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


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. Corporate Career Website Featured

Staffing News of the Day, July 11, 2014

Staffing Talk

American Apparel rehires fired founder as “strategic consultant” [ABC News]. News ABC News American Apparel Bloomberg Businessweek Careerbuilder CIO Cleveland ERE Flair meme House of Representatives InMails Investment News Jobandtalent KSHB LAPD Linkedin Market Watch Mass Live Mirror Monster multigenerational workforce x y and b infographic PE Ph.D.s House of Representatives passes workforce training bill that would localize control and add funding [PE].

Shinesty: Building a Company on Outrageous Fashion in Boulder, Colorado | Chris White


Throughout law school, Chris found himself selling apparel for fraternities and discovered that the more ridiculous the shirt- the better it sold. Taking this advice to heart, he reflected on his successes selling outrageous apparel for fun events and the idea of Shiesty was born. Learn how Shinesty went from selling vintage items to designing and selling their own apparel.

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


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. He began creating gear for climbing, backpacking, and skiing in 1975. … podcast small business war stories

Mountain Standard: The Business of Outdoor Necessities | Brennah Rosenthal


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. Mountain Standard has been in operation for 3 years and recently opened a store in Boulder, CO. They are striving to become a brand that releases new gear for … podcast small business war stories

Leadership story: Stakeholder value is shareholder value

Stories Incorporated

Very early on in the pandemic, apparel retailers rightfully expected a huge drop in customer volume, and so they pleaded with their suppliers (clothing brands) to get out of or scale back the volume of clothing that they had committed to purchasing. Reading Time: 5 minutes.

The Value of a Global Network in Times of COVID

NPA Worldwide

CMCC was established in 2009 as a specialist recruitment firm for the apparel, footwear, toys and consumer goods industry. Today’s guest blogger is Carola Chard of CMCC in Hong Kong.

Digging Into The 2020 People of Color in Tech Report

Fistful of Talent

Tim asks the crew what collaboration do you want to see of a shoe brand and a non-apparel brand.

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


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. As a former Special Forces Operator, Jason originally began GoRuck to create go bags, bags prepped with essential items to prepare for emergencies. Not only did he create quality bags, but the company grew into something with a much larger impact.

Engage Talent at Events by Creating a Consistent Candidate Experience

Rally Recruitment Marketing

This includes apparel, members of the management team, typical responsibilities of your open roles and other details that help candidates get a better understanding of what their potential experience would be like at your company. Nearly every aspect of life is now online. Booking doctor’s appointments, consuming news, dating – even grocery shopping and buying cars can be done via the internet.

Recruiters, Now’s the Time to Innovate

NPA Worldwide

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!

Why you should use ‘power dressing’ at work and beyond…

Recruiting Blogs

Whether we have a keen interest in the latest apparel the fashion world presents or prefer to stick with the same go-to outfit that has become our staple over the years, clothes can make us feel confident. . When we think of empowerment, connotations of confidence, individuality, and ability spring to mind. We have experienced huge changes towards a more inclusive and equal society. But what exactly makes us feel empowered? One thing is our choice of clothing and footwear.

Positive Candidate Experience is Really Recruitment Operations Excellence


One client used Survale data to understand that they were competing for talent not against other food services organizations , but in fact competing against top apparel and tech organizations in their area. Most people I talk to about candidate experience largely miss the point. That’s because positive candidate experience is more about recruitment operations excellence than it is about candidate Netpromoter score.

Influential HR Leaders Share the Role Models they would Invite to Dinner


Advocating for something that you truly believe in is certainly one of my core values.” – Lindsay DesJardins, VP of Human Resources at National Safety Apparel .

20 Creative Ways to Celebrate Employee Appreciation Day 

Achievers - Recruiting

Pro Tip: Make one day about your business, and provide new t-shirts or other apparel as an employee appreciation gift so everyone has new duds to wear. . Employee Appreciation Day is right around the corner — March 6, to be exact.

Ample Scope in Fashion Designer Jobs in India

Recruiting Blogs

In India, there is a good scope of growth in fashion designer jobs because of the significant growth of India’s fashion industry, apparel industry, including a tremendous growth of the media and entertainment industry. Fashion designers jobs are available in apparel companies, wholesale or manufacturing establishments, theater and media companies, film industry, retailers, and in design firms.

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. billion in revenue last year. And yet Nike’s women’s business made up only about a fifth of the total business. Women’s activewear is the fastest growing segment and female consumers drive the current $45.9

The HR Famous Podcast: e19 – Starbucks Uniform Woes and Hourly Hiring

Fistful of Talent

16:30 – Starbucks’ employees were told that they could not wear apparel supporting BLM to work. In episode 19 of The HR Famous Podcast , long-time HR leaders (and friends) Tim Sackett, Kris Dunn, and Jessica Lee are back to discuss a number of topics about diverse hiring.

Learning Corner With Jeffrey Pfeffer: How High Wages Can Pay for Themselves

Cornerstone On Demand - Talent Management

As a senior executive at Levi’s, the clothing company, told me years ago, spending a lot of time trying to reduce costs of something that accounts for a small proportion of total costs—and in apparel manufacturing, labor costs are truly minuscule—is misplaced emphasis.

9 New Jobs Created By Covid-19

4 Corner Resources Staffing Blog

one product has proved to be a lifeline for apparel companies and independent makers alike: face masks. . While the coronavirus pandemic has eliminated or suspended millions of jobs, it is also responsible for creating some unique new jobs.

Hire18 Speaker Preview: Steve Fogarty


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.

The AllyO Difference


AllyO is more than just a vendor, they serve as an immediate extension of my recruiting team ,” says National Safety Apparel VP of HR Lindsay DesJardins. . As the pool of recruiting automation providers widens and you compare solutions, what sets AllyO apart?

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.

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. ” In a lesson to all recruiters about handling millennial jobseekers, this response was naturally swiftly uploaded onto social media, prompting the expected backlash towards Apparel HR’s owner Julie Malone.

The Top-Rated Retailers of 2019


Known for their trendy skateboarding shoes and apparel, the southern California fashion line is embraced by everyone, on or off a skateboard. With a signature motto of “Just Do It,” it’s no surprise this leader in athletic footwear and apparel is regarded as a goal-driven, team-oriented place to work. In today’s world of retail, subscription boxes and “buy with one click” features promise convenience and a seamless shopping experience.

Is Values-Based Leadership Right for Your Company?


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.

Recruitment Fails & How To Avoid Them!


Also, avoid more subtle references to gender, such as in appearance and apparel. When it comes to building a solid employment brand, there are some important steps to take. In last week’s blog , we doled out three pretty significant ones. However, it’s vital we reiterate that no recruitment process is complete without a specific focus on highlighting your company’s culture. Presenting your business as a place that respects and values its employees is of paramount importance.

Lululemon Expands Full Paid Parental Leave

Recruiting Daily Advisor

Considering those statistics; sports apparel company Lululemon is making a statement with its recent decision on family leave. Having children is a momentous occasion for anyone and often means big changes in one’s personal life. But for those of us in the working world, our personal lives are often inexorably intertwined with our work lives. Source: GeorgeRudy / iStock / Getty Images.

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? Some of Glassdoor’s Weirdest Job Interview Questions are just downright strange! Enjoy the strangeness of the Top 10 from the UK , Germany , Canada and the US : United Kingdom: 10.

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. “Gain elevation” was one of the favorite phrases a former CEO used to say to me. I think that phrase serves us well as we talk about improving engagement.

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. Don’t sacrifice tomorrow for the sake of today; look to the future when hiring.

Employee Benefits: The Only Guide You Need

Achievers - Recruiting

The rewards offered can include anything from gift cards, travel savings, charitable contributions, the latest tech item, and trendy fashion apparel. The term “employee benefits” is used regularly, but often with a limited, traditional definition in mind. The traditional concept refers to legally mandated benefits plus a few voluntarily added by employers.

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


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. We’ll be sharing more about Ascena’s talent acquisition efforts at IBM HR Summit Boston , taking place 6-8 September. We hope you’ll be able to join us there. You can click here to register today.

5 ways to reward and keep quality employees


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.

Dress for Success

The Whiteboard

Dressing for success is the modern equivalent of ‘clothes maketh the man’ A similar expression was common among the ancient Greeks – “The garment makes the man” – and reared its head in England as early as the 16th century, in the form of “apparel makes the man.”