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Supporting employee mental health—a guide for managers
How to refresh your employee onboarding
Employees usually decide whether they feel welcome in a new organisation within the first month. That’s why it’s imperative to offer a great employee onboarding experience. But Gallup reports that ...
From DevSkills to joining Alva—a conversation with Anton Fenske on evaluating software engineers
Alva Labs sat down with DevSkills founder, Anton Fenske, to talk about the brains behind DevSkills, how Anton came to join Alva, and why hiring engineering talent is so challenging.
We’ve acquired DevSkills + Christoffer Norman joins Alva as new Chief Operating Officer
In 2017, we embarked on our mission to help recruiters qualify and compare job candidates with leading psychometric assessments. Today, we’re one major step closer to creating equal opportunities...
How to build a strong employer brand and attract candidates
Would you blindly apply for a job without doing your homework on the company first?Most candidates wouldn’t. In fact, 77% of job seekers consider a company’s employer brand before submitting an...
Should you cut CVs out of your recruitment process?
The CV has been around since Leonardo Da Vinci wrote a letter to the Duke of Milan in 1482, requesting a work placement. But does this mean CVs are still as relevant today as they were 500 years ago...
What can employee advocacy on social media do for your brand?
What drives your brand? While an optimised website, email marketing strategy and social media are clear starting points, what about your employees? They know your business by heart and can add a...
Apr 21, 2023