Sevenstep Blog

Onboarding: Getting to Day One

There are a lot of good reads out there about onboarding best practices. Personally, I really like this Harvard...

Sevenstep Cares: Climbing, Baking and Supporting Families in Our Home Communities

In the first three months of 2019, we climbed an exceptional number of stairs, ate a variety of breads, and met a lot...

Cooking up the Right Ingredients to Create a Positive Candidate Experience: The Human Factor

“If I told you that the candidate and employee experience will directly impact your bottom line, would you agree? I can...

The Careers Site of the Future

Here’s the thing: companies like to talk about themselves. And, they don’t always think about the candidate experience...

The Sevenstep Book Club – What’s On Our Reading List

Each quarter, a few of us at Sevenstep gather in our mahogany walled library to nibble on a crisp Argentinian Sardo,...

The Graying Workforce: How to Ensure Your Company Stays Relevant to Older Candidates

Several years ago, I led the marketing team for one of the world’s largest engineering firms. It was a dream job for...

Forget Work-Life Balance, What About At-Work Balance?

Most people work at least 40 hours a week. Then there are commitments we make to family, friends, hobbies, and other...

Running Towards the Pain: Addressing Challenges in Talent Acquisition

Difficult conversations, especially around performance, don’t come easy for most of us. But in my view, ‘running...

Tips for Managing a Successful Talent Community

The primary goals for any recruiting team are to improve the quality of hires coming into the organization, and to...

Sevenstep Cares: Cleaning, ‘Elf-ing,’ Writing Letters to the Troops

In the last quarter of the year, the Sevenstep team was intent on bringing smiles to the faces of those around us....

Recruiting in Latin America? Four Things to Consider for Talent Acquisition Success

One of the key missteps that organizations make when expanding globally is to assume that what works in one part of the...

Why Momentum Matters for Successful Hiring

Highly successful recruiting means harnessing the power of momentum. Don’t believe me? Just ask any leading CEO about...