The Placebo Employment Brand

Fistful of Talent

Organizations are spending millions of dollars creating employment brands that are virtually the same as everyone else’s. ” The one thing we are constantly warned against is to not have a fake employment brand! There’s a ton of research done on placebos.

How to Build an Employer Brand Budget

Proactive Talent

In my opinion, there are two groups of companies out there who have yet to put together a formal budget for employer branding: 1. Those that do not understand the importance of employer branding , and therefore don’t prioritize or fund it at all.

Gandhi as Your Employment Brand Writer

Fistful of Talent

We are all authoring our employment brand, and trying to one-up our competitors. The post Gandhi as Your Employment Brand Writer appeared first on Fistful of Talent.

How Small Companies Can Compete with Larger Companies’ Employer Brands

Glassdoor for Employers

It would seem, therefore, that small business brands begin their advantage with the sheer hiring power they exude. . Parlaying the advantages of your small-business brand to potential candidates in advance of your need to hire is one way to reinforce your recruiting efforts.

4 Reasons to Stop Procrastinating on Building Your Employer Brand Strategy

Proactive Talent

Building a strong Employer Brand is vital to the long-term success of any business. If you haven’t started proactively constructing your Employer Brand strategy, now is the time. Thankfully, 70% of senior execs see the need for increased efforts into Employer Branding.

Glassdoor Employer Branding Summit 2015 Recap

Glassdoor for Employers

The second Glassdoor Employer Branding Summit gathered 200 attendees in San Francisco 2015 and over 7,000 live stream attendees from countries around the world on September 25, 2015. ” Jennifer Johnston , Head of Global Employer Branding at Salesforce.

Employer Branding: Definition, Process, Strategy and Resources

Beamery

Companies that consistently attract the best talent get one thing right: Employer branding. This is where a carefully planned employer branding strategy becomes critical. So, what is an Employer Brand? Why does employer branding matter?

How to Build Your Employer Brand as a Startup

Smartdreamers

In fact, it’s exactly what a strong employer brand is designed to help you do. Tech Recruiting Diversity and InclusionSometimes as a startup it feels like the only way to accomplish anything is through sheer force of will.

9 Winning Employer Brand Marketing Strategies

Ongig

Today I’m going to show some awesome employer brand marketing strategies. Employer Review Sites. It’s a great way to create and market your employer brand to the masses. Employer Review Site Widgets (Comparably, Glassdoor). Employer Review Sites.

How to: Successfully Promote Your Employer Brand on Pinterest

Social Talent

But while some recruiters have discovered the power of Pinterest for sourcing candidates, there are still relatively few companies who are using Pinterest to boost their employer brand. Promoting your Employer Brand on Pinterest.

5 Ways To Make Your Employer Branding Video Shine

Social Talent

So, you’ve been tasked with creating an employer branding video and you don’t know where to start. Here are our top 5 tips for creating an employer branding video. Know your brand. Great culture starts with diversity.

What is Employer Branding and Recruitment Marketing?

Stories Incorporated

As candidates are acting more and more like consumers, employers have had to adapt. And so employer branding and recruitment marketing were born. . Employer brand is your company’s identity as an employer. What is employer brand?

5 Simple Steps to Employer Branding Best Practices

Recruitee

Modern candidates have the freedom to pick and choose which employers and positions to pursue. Employer branding is the process by which a company creates an internal and external face of the company, focusing on a target audience comprised of prospective hires.

How Anyone Can Create A Great Employer Branding Video

Spark Hire

Yet many hiring professionals are still not including videos in their employer branding efforts. This is unfortunate considering how much video can improve your employer brand. Moreover, great branding videos are easy to make — even if you’re not a filmography expert. If you’re wary about recording employer branding videos, we’ve put together a guide that will help you create great content.

Diversity–Are We There Yet?

Fistful of Talent

Though not uncommon, moments like this continue to disrupt my comfort zone, in a good way, because I am reminded that there are miles to go before we reach the diversity promise land. Diversity, what does that even mean? Conceptually, diversity encompasses acceptance and respect.

Employer Branding Strategies from Working at Uber, WeWork and Autodesk

Ongig

If you’re into employer branding, you’re in for a treat. Since then, Andrew has worked on the talent branding teams at WeWork, Uber and Autodesk. He’s got a unique background and he shares a bunch of useful employer branding nuggets.

Bootstrap your Employer Brand

Jibe

Bootstrap your Employer Brand. The emphasis on employer brand is surging as companies realize that the candidate experience can make or break someone’s willingness to apply. Not long ago, employer branding may have been a fraction of a company’s marketing department, an afterthought of targeting buyers and clients. This year in particular, issues core to an employer brand have been brought to the forefront in social movements and political upheaval.

A Complete List of Employer Branding Strategies for Job Descriptions

Ongig

Today I’m going to show you a VERY effective list of employer branding strategies for your job descriptions. Employer Branding on Job Descriptions vs Company Career Page. Companies tend to focus the bulk of their employer branding efforts on their careers page.

4 Eye-Opening Insights About Employer Branding

Yello

The Employer Brand Manifesto by branding and recruitment marketing expert James Ellis provides a clear vision for the role of employer branding in recruiting, identifies five essential values for employer brand professionals and establishes an 11-point bedrock of employer branding truths.

How to Build Your Employer Brand as a Startup

Smartdreamers

In fact, it’s exactly what a strong employer brand is designed to help you do. Tech Recruiting Diversity and InclusionSometimes as a startup it feels like the only way to accomplish anything is through sheer force of will.

4 Steps to Developing and Maintaining Your Employer Brand

Spark Hire

Having a strong employer brand is critical to not only recruiting top talent – but attracting and retaining talent which is even more important. So how can you build and maintain a strong employer brand? Create a presence on Glassdoor and become an engaged employer.

Be Real About Diversity and Your Employer Brand

exaqueo

Diversity Noun | di·ver·si·ty | də-ˈvər-sə-tē, dī- The condition of having or being composed of differing elements and “the inclusion of different types of people (such as people of different races or cultures) in a group or organization.” As a woman of color, I’ll admit, I cringe whenever I hear the phrase “diversity initiative” -- and I’ve heard it a lot throughout my 20-year career in recruiting and employer branding. Diversity isn’t just checking off the boxes.

How to improve your employer brand

Workable

Employer branding is important. Companies with strong brands (a good reputation among employees) attract high-quality candidates more easily, can hire more selectively and have a lower cost-per-hire than companies with blander brands. How companies build strong brands.

Why You Need to Bank on Your Employer Brand

Undercover Recruiter

It’s fair to say talent in most banking institutions are not as diverse as we’d like it to be, so. Why You Need to Bank on Your Employer Brand. Employer Recruiting Citizens Bank Employer Branding Employer Branding Podcast Talent Challenges

Ethical Employer Branding: How to Attract Candidates With Shared Values

Eightfold

Sarah Clayton , EVP of employee engagement and change management at PR firm Weber Shandwick, says employer brands that succeed have clear corporate purpose and values. The Shared Characteristics of Ethical Employers. The Importance of Employer Brand .

How to improve your employer brand

Workable

Employer branding is important. Companies with strong brands (a good reputation among employees) attract high-quality candidates more easily, can hire more selectively and have a lower cost-per-hire than companies with blander brands. See also: What is employer branding ?

Need Help Building Your Employer Brand? Here's Why You Should Hire Proactive Talent Strategies

Proactive Talent

Employer branding is one of the most powerful recruiting and retention tools a company has, but if yours is underdeveloped or unsuccessful, it can actually be more of a curse than a blessing. We’ve seen time and time again that all the elements that make up an employer brand - online presence, reputation, social responsibility, career website - have an enormous impact on candidates’ decisions to apply or accept an offer.

How to Activate a Global Employer Brand Strategy

Undercover Recruiter

For companies with diverse global footprints, attracting and retaining the right kind of talent at each location can be a tricky problem to tackle. Imagine trying to strategically plan and execute an employer brand for the world’s largest travel and tourism company with 67,000 employees and 1,600 travel agencies around the world. How to Activate a Global Employer Brand Strategy.

4 Ways to Manage a Boring Employer Brand

CareerBuilder

In your role as a talent advisor, you post jobs on the internet and feel bad about your boring company brand. Your brand isn’t bad. Here are some tips to manage job-seeker behaviors and make your conservative employer brand pop. Employment Branding Talent Advisor

Launching an Employer Brand Partner Search

exaqueo

These are all sentiments I’ve heard clients use when they were trying to build an employer brand for their organization. Developing an employer brand is so much more than popping up a Facebook careers page or writing an employee value proposition (EVP). There are a number of key things to consider when building an employer brand. Like many in the brand and advertising industry, I don’t support the idea of spec work. Order to chaos.

Employer branding: important or illusion? The expert review

Beamery

Branding building has been part and parcel of the marketing process for years. Everyone wants to know what your company culture is like and how happy your employees are – it’s up to recruiting departments to use employer branding to make sure candidates like what they see.

5 Elements Candidates Want To See In Your Employer Brand

Rezoomo

Any good recruitment team knows employer branding is a key part to a strong hiring strategy. With that comes content marketing and trying to figure out what candidates want when they read about your brand can be difficult. Diversity / Culture .

5 Signs Your Employer Brand Needs an Update

CKR Interactive

very clear signs that your employer brand may need a mild tuck, lift or refresh (not necessarily a Dolly Parton re-do, but we have that ability if that’s what you’re into). Your employer brand needs an update now more than ever. And this is for two reasons: you need to tell them the news so they can decide how to feel about you as a brand and an employer, but you also need to hire new and different talent (see point #5), like burrito chefs!

How Netflix and Starbucks Are Leading the Way with Employer Branding

Hireology

Job seekers today complete significant research when considering career moves, meaning any company’s employer branding is critical to hiring success. In fact, 69 percent of job candidates would reject a job offer from an organization with a bad employer brand. .

Need Help Building Your Employer Brand? Here's Why You Should Hire Proactive Talent Strategies

Proactive Talent

Employer branding is one of the most powerful recruiting and retention tools a company has, but if yours is underdeveloped or unsuccessful, it can actually be more of a curse than a blessing. We’ve seen time and time again that all the elements that make up an employer brand - online presence, reputation, social responsibility, career website - have an enormous impact on candidates’ decisions to apply or accept an offer.

Communicating Your Employer Brand to Segmented Audiences

CKR Interactive

A brand is the crux of what your target audience wants most that you deliver on best. And with almost any brand, your target audience isn’t a single “type” of person. We view our target audiences as diverse groups of people with some sort of a unifying mindset. This goes for consumer and employer brands. Oftentimes in employer branding, the unifier is being motivated by a company’s mission.

Employer Branding: Fad or Future? The Expert Review

Beamery

Branding building has been part and parcel of the marketing process for years. Everyone wants to know what your company culture is like and how happy your employees are – it’s up to recruiting departments to use employer branding to make sure candidates like what they see. What’s important is that they use employer branding to differentiate themselves from competitors, and give candidates a reason to apply. Is employer branding important?

8 Ways to Improve Your Employer Brand

Recruiting Blogs

Having a poor employer brand can mean your company loses out on hiring the very best talent. But what exactly is an ‘employer brand’? . In this article we discuss eight things you can do to make you more attractive as an employer. What is an ‘employer brand’?

How Great Employer Branding Answers the Question on Every Female Jobseeker’s Mind

ERE

Diversity Work-Life BalanceRecently, my husband and I bought a new apartment. Before making our final decision, we looked at over 30 homes (much to our broker’s great chagrin). At each one, my husband zoned in on the quantitative metrics (what is the square footage?) and the mechanics (how is it heated?). Meanwhile, I was doing everything I could do visualize our family there. Where would we eat? Where would we congregate to watch TV? Who are the neighbors?

Companies Prioritizing Diversity on Glassdoor

Glassdoor for Employers

What’s your current diversity strategy at work? Diversity isn’t just about complying with laws, but rather including all employees from various backgrounds and making your workplace an inclusive and fun place for all. Lyft is proud to support gender diversity in the workplace as well.