Maxwell Huppert

Posts by Maxwell Huppert

  • How Prudential Revitalized It’s Careers Site—and Boosted Job Applications

    January 17, 2019

    When Will Neville-Rehbehn accepted an offer to create and lead a new Talent Brand team at Prudential, he had already been working on the team tasked with reinventing Prudential’s employer value proposition (EVP) and revamping its outdated careers site. As Creative Director for a digital strategy agency, he had gotten to know Prudential from the outside – but...

  • Why You Should Consider Removing ‘Bachelor’s Degree’ from Your Job Requirements

    December 24, 2018

    It’s become rare to read a job description that doesn’t have “bachelor’s degree” in the requirements, even when the job doesn’t necessarily require college-level skills. In fact, according to a report out of the Harvard Business School, degree inflation in the United States has been especially prevalent for jobs such as administrative assistants and production...

  • Facebook Knows the Secret to Increasing Retention—and It Starts With Managers

    October 25, 2018

    65% of employees say they’d rather have a new boss than a pay raise. That stat suggests that the old adage that we quit our bosses, not our jobs, may actually have some weight to it. But according to Facebook’s Head of People, Lori Goler, Head of HR Business Partners, Janelle Gale, and People Growth Lead, Brynn Harrington, the real reasons are more complicated....

  • Why Some Companies Are Letting Employees Choose Their Own...

    August 16, 2018

    If you were to ask a sample of employees what perk or benefit they care about most, chances are you’d get a variety of answers. For...

  • Walmart’s Employees Can Earn a Degree for $1 a Day—Here’s...

    August 9, 2018

    College tuition costs have ballooned over the years in the U.S., with the average cost of private college tuition reaching almost...

  • Why Some Companies Are Focusing on Recruiting Their Best...

    July 25, 2018

    When the team at Kraft realized that Velveeta, their processed cheese product, wasn’t growing as fast as they hoped, they took a look...