Recruiting: How to hire the right candidate?

 Employees are the heart and soul of a business. You can have a great business model or a large sum of funding, but you won’t succeed without the right people to drive your goals forward. Bad employees can negatively influence your business in many ways. They can affect the whole team by lowering morale and…

HeavenHR Speaker Series: Employer Branding

Branding has been an useful strategy for businesses to attract customers and inspire customer loyalty for decades, but the concept of Employer Branding is a relatively new idea. The term “Employer Branding” was first coined in the mid-1990s, but the focus on building a strong employer brand didn’t pick up steam until the mid-2000s, when…

Feel-good management in the workplace – a valuable tool or a fancy trend?

In the current age of high staff turnovers and skill shortage, companies have to adopt new strategies to maintain a competitive advantage in the war for talent. Topics such as employer branding, culture development and workplace wellbeing are becoming more and more important when it comes to retaining employees and attracting more qualified candidates. From…

HeavenHR Hackathon Vol.1

On the 2nd and 3rd of September, we hosted our first in-house Hackathon at HeavenHR. Our employees formed spontaneous teams, developed an idea for a product and pitched their prototype – all within 48 hours. The only rule: the product must be location-aware and run on mobile devices. For this, we utilized Estimote Beacons that…