Christmas for many sectors means an influx of temporary workers. But to what degree should the employer brand be considered if the temps will be on their way in a matter of weeks? Georgina Fuller reports . Organisations employing seasonal workers will More...07 December 2012 09:25
In the final article of a four-part series, Brett Minchington, chairman and CEO of Employer Brand International, teams up with Neil Harrison, head of employer branding and insight at TMP UK, to discuss the challenges of transforming organisational cultu More...12 March 2012 16:24
Without a doubt, advances in new technologies, the emergence of social media and the popularity of mobile devices have encouraged companies to rethink how they communicate employer branding messages to employees, candidates and other key stakeholders. More...05 March 2012 09:22
The biggest influence on an employer branding programme is the strength of the leadership behind the strategy, says Brett Minchington, chairman and CEO of Employer Brand International.
The role of an employer brand manager is increasing in scop More...21 February 2012 12:09
London will play host to the 2012 Employer Branding World Series Summit on 21 March and Personnel Today and TMP Worldwide are official partners for the event.
The "2012 Employer Branding World Series" Summits bring together emplo More...07 February 2012 15:26
Brett Minchington, chairman and CEO of Employer Brand International, advises on employer branding strategy and practice for the coming year.
In 2011, I had the good fortune to travel to 11 countries to chair events on employer branding. During this More...06 February 2012 08:13
With youth unemployment soaring, the cost of attending university set to rocket and employers' recruitment budgets hit by the recession, young people could be forgiven for thinking that getting a decent job will be impossible in the coming years.
Ev More...02 March 2011 16:58
New guidelines that could radically change how NHS occupational health services operate, their oversight and even their branding are due to be unveiled in March 2011.
The Task and Finish Group, which was set up by the Government to implement the rec More...31 January 2011 16:20
For the second year running, internet giant Google has topped a poll of most-liked business employers. The World's Most Attractive Employers 2010, published by employer branding company Universum, is a global talent attraction index, based on respons More...28 September 2010 11:37
HR professionals are used to ensuring compliance and best practice around employment law, but are they aware of their organisation's carbon reduction commitments?
With less than 10% of the estimated 20,000 firms that will have to participate in th More...20 August 2010 14:34
John Ainley, group HR director at insurance firm Aviva, writes about the company's rebrand and how employees were engaged in the changes. When companies go through a rebrand, the measure of success is usually judged to be how well the change is perce More...30 July 2010 12:11
AIM-listed HR consultancy Savile Group has been ranked 16th in the Sunday Times 100 Best Small Companies to Work For 2010, which this year had 571 SMEs vying for a place. It was the first time the Group had entered the awards.
’Jonathan Cohen, Chai More...13 July 2010 13:16
Organisations are damaging their employer brand and bottom line by engaging in poor recruitment practices, according to new research.
A survey of more than 500 recruitment managers, by psychometric testing firm SHL, revealed one-quarter felt overst More...08 June 2010 15:48
Cycle to Work schemes present various legal questions, the answers to which Ben Stepney and Megan Fradgley provide below.
This article is part of a Personnel Today Buyers' Guide, a free, independent resource for employers thinking of impl More...28 May 2010 13:55
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Cycle to work schemes offer employers and employees a raft More...28 May 2010 09:00
BP's HR department could have a hefty task on its hands to fix some of the potential damage caused to its employer brand as oil continues to spew out of a sunken oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico, leading brand experts have warned.
The oil giant has ac More...06 May 2010 16:34
Focusing on improving the employer brand can help organisations retain staff when there is no money for salary increases, according to HR chiefs.
A new Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) report, produced in conjunction with HR c More...09 April 2010 14:40
Toyota's HR department could have a mammoth task on its hands in repairing the damage caused to its employer brand in the wake of the recall scandal, leading brand experts have warned.
Last week, the car giant began another recall of certain Prius More...11 February 2010 16:08
WHSmith, one of the UK’s best known retail brands, has begun to implement a new e-recruitment solution from StepStone Solutions .
With a large number of seasonal and non seasonal jobs to fill, efficient recruitment is important for WHSmith‘ More...09 February 2010 15:47
A scheme has been launched by the government to recognise businesses that employ apprentices.
An employers' badge can be displayed by businesses to highlight their commitment to apprenticeships and their logos will then be displayed on the Apprent More...12 November 2009 09:05