Tag Archives: career page

How Zappos Engages Candidates with Social Recruiting

Have you heard of the Zappos Insider program? It had quite the buzz when we first rolled it out in May of 2014, and since then it has continued to attract the attention of recruiters, bloggers, people who want to work at Zappos one day, and of course, the people who just love the Zappos […]

The Good Jobs Field Trip to SXSW!

Austin is better explained in pictures…  and from our photos, it’s obvious that we had an amazing time!  Beautiful city.  Weird people everywhere (so we fit right in)! SXSW was an experience.  And I’m glad we boot-strapped our trip this year.  We slept on couches, paid only for airfare and rental car (necessary because we […]

Culture and Authenticity

It’s great to become an employer of choice, to win awards and to show the world the laundry list of reasons why our workplaces are great.  More importantly, we should always keep in mind that the most engaged and longest lasting contributors to our organizations are the ones who fit within our cultures.  Our goal […]

Does Your Website Speak Your Culture Language?

A company’s culture and branding are sometimes two different things. A company’s customer and employment brands are sometimes two different things. I recently spoke with a recruiter at a financial services company that said he has a unique challenge because the work environment he recruits for is entrepreneurial. They are looking for employees who can […]