Expertise

When you’re serious about employer brand.

We put employer brand front and center with the C-Suite so they truly understand the value and see the impact. We ground our work in research and then take a strategic, consumer-based approach no other firm can match led by a client-facing team of actual practitioners. We activate with stunning creative and consultative plans that work with the reality of your business.

Everything we do is custom to you.

Exceptional employer brands come from well founded, rigorous, and custom strategy.

Holistic Approach

A true employer brand means branding and marketing the entire employment experience. Our holistic model helps you think full-circle even if you’re just starting with recruitment marketing.

Candidate Experience

exaqueo led the development of the industry’s first candidate-centric model in partnership with leading thinkers and executives across talent acquisition.

Source of Influence

Our CEO was the first to declare the importance of source of influence over source of hire in employer brand. Our model helps you make your own marketing and advertising decisions.

Whole Self Model

We believe you bring your whole self to work. Harvard Business Review featured our model which delivers a full picture of your candidates and employees.

A luxury hotel company competing with the biggest names in the world needed a truly differentiated employer brand strategy. ‘Crafted By You’ attracts and retains talent who value autonomy, creativity and the opportunity to work for a brand with a rich tradition and exceptional service.

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A new consumer brand required a new, impactful, employer brand that was both brand aligned and authentic to the talent needed to drive the organization forward. Our differentiated approach, ‘Opportunity Owned,’ led to a 19% increase in offers in just a few short months.

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A bold business strategy requires talent with the guts and talent to achieve audacious goals. ‘Accept the challenge’ combines the reality of the employment experience with the business of business intelligence. MicroStrategy saw an overall employee rating increase from a 3.4 to a 4 on Glassdoor after the employer brand launch.

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With a competitive talent market, Swedish needed to differentiate their employment experience and highlight the kind of caregivers who thrive in their patient-centered environment. Impactful language and a clear point of differentiation resulted in an employer brand and careers site their leadership called ”beautiful work” and “a powerful influence.”

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As a growing, global business with a loyal following, the CEO named talent and culture his #1 priority. We built an employer brand that captures the authentic spirit and unique employment experience from corporate to retail to manufacturing.

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A luxury hotel company competing with the biggest names in the world needed a truly differentiated employer brand strategy. ‘Crafted By You’ attracts and retains talent who value autonomy, creativity and the opportunity to work for a brand with a rich tradition and exceptional service.

Visit Site

A new consumer brand required a new, impactful, employer brand that was both brand aligned but authentic to the talent needed to drive the organization forward. Our differentiated approach, ‘Opportunity Owned,’ led to a 19% increase in offers in just a few short months.

Visit Site

A bold business strategy requires talent with the guts and talent to achieve audacious goals. ‘Accept the challenge’ combines the reality of the employment experience with the business of business intelligence. MicroStrategy saw an overall employee rating increase from a 3.4 to a 4 on Glassdoor after the employer brand launch.

Visit Site

With a competitive talent market, Swedish needed to differentiate their employment experience and highlight the kind of caregivers who thrive in their patient-centered environment. Impactful language and a clear point of differentiation resulted in an employer brand and careers site their leadership called ”beautiful work” and “a powerful influence.”

Visit Site

As a growing, global business with a loyal following, the CEO named talent and culture his #1 priority. We built an employer brand that captures the authentic spirit and unique employment experience from corporate to retail to manufacturing.

Visit Site

Our collective perspective.

exaqueo's employer brand blog featuring insight from our team, industry news and trends, our research, client work, and lessons learned.

Jun 1, 2020
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Team exaqueo

Espire Dental: Taking Care of Employees and Using Social Media to Showcase Culture

This feature on Espire demonstrates that during these uncertain times, our connections have become our most important asset.

Jun 1, 2020
Jun 1, 2020
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Team exaqueo

Freedom Mortgage Connects Employer Brand and Marketing in a Unique Role

We were thrilled to interview Brandon about his journey and hear his thoughts on the intersection of employer brand and marketing.

May 14, 2020
May 7, 2020
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Team exaqueo

Montage International: Three Pillars to Stay Connected

Like many in the industry, our client Montage International, a luxury hotel management company, has been severely impacted during these times.This environment for hospitality is challenging to say the least.

May 4, 2020
May 1, 2020
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Emily Fritz

Employers Still Struggling to Communicate Effectively to Candidates During COVID-19

After a month of rising unemployment numbers and dealing with business that is far from usual, we revisited the careers websites from our original list of 50 U.S. employers.

May 6, 2020
May 6, 2020
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Jaclyn Wollett

Planning and Communicating Effectively When Working From Home

Whether you’re new to overseeing virtual teams or you find yourself working from home for the first time, it’s important to understand how to manage time, communicate effectively, and feel connected to others.

Apr 30, 2020
Apr 30, 2020
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Team exaqueo

NorthRock Partners: Candidate Communications that Inform and Empathize

In the coming weeks, we’ll be putting organizations and leaders in the spotlight who are going above and beyond with their candidates and employees during these challenging times. First up is Lacey Stenson, Partner and Chief People Officer, at NorthRock Partners.

Our Reputation

All of our business comes from word of mouth and referrals. We’re known for our ability to get senior leader attention and commitment. We’re valued for our elevated strategy and intellect. We’re hired because of our serious commitment to you and your work.
“I wanted to extend you a HUGE compliment. [Our CHRO] walked through the findings and the employer brand [architecture] and agreed with them all. Well done! I haven't seen that yet, so you should really feel terrific about capturing the essence of what it means to work [here].”
– Vice President, Talent Acquisition, global technology company
"The alignment between consumer brand and employer brand has been very thoughtful and purposeful."
– CMO, global retail company
"I love the specific expertise exaqueo brings to Employer Branding. It shows. I could not recommend exaqueo more highly.”
– HR Leader, global automotive company
"A massive thank you for helping us bring our vision of how to articulate our employer brand to life. Thank you for your great partnership in helping us achieve a key milestone in the delivery of our HR strategy!"
– CHRO, global  hospitality company

Our team is in the know.

We’re known and respected for our perspective in employer brand, talent, and HR.

Work with a true partner.

Are you interested in a more strategic, elevated,
and impactful approach to employer brand?

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