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What we can learn about employee & candidate experience through a cup of coffee

What we can learn about employee experience through coffee

Two years ago, a long-standing neighbourhood second tier coffee shop chain was replaced with a Starbucks. The former coffee shop was usually empty. While they made awesome donuts, they struggled. Down came the sign and nobody knew what would soon occupy this prime corner lot. Then came the infamous green signage, the modern refacing of …

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The Employee Value Proposition (EVP) and global mobility: a tool in the war for talent?

The Employee Value Proposition and global mobility: a tool in the war for talent? | Magazine | Relocate magazine This article is taken from the latest issue of Relocate magazine. – the must read for HR, global managers and relocation professionals. The EVP (also known as also known as an Employer Value Proposition) informs current …

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80% of LGBTQ workers are ready to come out at work, but only half do

80% of LGBTQ workers are ready to come out at work, but only half do Eighty percent of LGBTQ employees said they’re ready to disclose their orientation to their workplace, but only half actually have, according to a report emailed to HR Dive from the Boston Consulting Group (BCG). BCG’s fourth-edition global survey on the …

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Companies are Using Architecture and Design to Inspire Workers

Companies are Using Architecture and Design to Inspire Workers Can an office building, workplace, or cityscape have an impact on how we feel — both mentally and physically? In her fascinating 2017 book, Welcome to Your World: How the Built Environment Shapes Our Lives, architecture critic Sarah Williams Goldhagen takes an in-depth look at the …

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How To Breathe New Life Into A Stale Employer Brand

Council Post: How To Breathe New Life Into A Stale Employer Brand If your organization has been having difficulty finding and retaining the talent it needs, it may be due in part to a stale employer brand. Not to be confused with your company brand — which encompasses the messaging, perceptions and valuation your customers …

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There Is A New Compensation Currency And I’m Not Talking About Bitcoin

There Is A New Compensation Currency…

There is a new currency out there and I’m not talking about Bitcoin…or Ethereum for that matter. Increasingly we are seeing the intangibles weighing more heavily on the hearts and minds of applicants and employees when making employment decisions. So, what are some modern-day tenders of choice? Flexibility– There have been countless articles, research, and …

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The Power Of Employee Reviews For Your Employer Brand

Council Post: The Power Of Employee Reviews For Your Employer Brand Most organizations spend tons of time thinking about their consumer brand — how prospective customers perceive their products or services, how effectively their brand communicates the information it needs to attract those paying customers and the ROI on all of the marketing activities they’re …

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Why Employer Branding Is So Important

Why Employer Branding Is So Important 3 min read This story originally appeared on Personal Branding Blog Having a reputable employer brand is a must for an organization’s strategy because it helps companies recruit better candidates, reduce hiring and marketing costs, and improve productivity. Therefore, for organizations that are still in doubt about investing in …

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