Podcast

Why Employee Advocacy Is More Important Than Ever in a Post-Pandemic World

When it comes to your employer brand, your strongest advocates are often the people who live it day-in and day-out—your employees. But wanting a strong employee advocacy presence is one thing. Actually making it happen involves a lot of hard...

How Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging Can Inform Your Employer Branding Content

The summer of 2020 found many businesses reexamining the state of diversity, inclusion, and belonging in their organizations. And while many public statements were made about new initiatives and policies, a year later it’s time to see which organizations actually...

What’s Your Employer Brand’s Je Ne Sais Quoi?

“What does great look like?” This was the question one tech company asked itself as it began to explore its “je ne sais quoi”—or, as it’s known at other companies, its employee value proposition. Talend was on a mission to...

How Employer Brand Leaders Can Grow Brand Awareness

Ashley Cheretes faces a challenge familiar to many employer brand leaders: Her company isn’t top-of-mind for many candidates, despite touching millions of lives. “Cigna is the most well-known unknown company,” jokes Cheretes, Cigna’s Head of Marketing, Talent Acquisition. “When you...

What Employee-Generated Content Does to Your Employer Brand

Employee-generated content may not be as strategically crafted as something straight from your marketing department. Its messaging may be more candid than what your company usually posts to LinkedIn. But these markers of authenticity are exactly what make employee-generated content...

The Principles of Employer Brand Leadership

Any strong employer brand leader could likely list off their organization’s core values at a moment’s notice. These values drive a company’s big picture and, at their best, fuel a health and innovative culture. Those big-picture values, however, aren’t always...

A Small Firm’s Guide to Building Employer Brand

When Aaron Kraljev left Wells Fargo in 2019, he left behind many of the comforts that come with working for a large organization: a familiar order of operations, significant resources, the security of knowing where to turn for answers, and...

What Employer Brand Leadership Looks Like in Tech

Thanks to media and the headline-grabbing office quirks of industry giants like Google, tech culture’s reputation precedes it. Jobseekers perceive tech companies as fast-paced, innovative places to work, and many assume a “work hard, play hard” attitude is a necessity....

What Happens When You Integrate Employer Brand with Diversity & Inclusion

Your employer brand and diversity and inclusion initiatives may be managed by separate teams and guided by unique priorities. That doesn’t mean, however, that they’re most effective when siloed. Rather, both thrive when working in tandem. Both employer brand and...