Podcast

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...

Employer Branding in the Banking Industry

Wikipedia supplies this definition: “Employer brand describes an employer’s reputation as a place to work, and their employee value proposition, as opposed to the more general corporate brand reputation and value proposition to customers”. It’s a problem for banks -...

Why Leadership is Critical to Employer Brand

The strength of the leadership behind an employer branding programme is fundamental to success and a leadership culture that works collaboratively across the organization is the key to a robust employer brand strategy. Leadership sets the culture across the organization...