Christine Del Castillo

Christine Del Castillo was the former Community Manager at Workable. She wrote about employee experience, talent brands and our event series, Workable Ideas. She tweets @chrissachrissa

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Blog, Recruiting

Perfecting your recruiting pitch

What image does the word 'pitch' conjure for you? Likely, a one shot opportunity—like the curveball that wins the baseball game, or a persuasive product presentation on Shark Tank. Employers...

Blog, Culture

Strategies for building an inclusive workplace

An inclusive workplace makes a difference for more than half of all employees who currently hide aspects of their identity at work. These include the working mom who has been...

Blog, Future of work

What does Massachusetts’ equal pay law mean for employers?

Will Massachusetts be the first state to close the gender pay gap? On August 1, the state passed the most robust equal pay law the United States has ever seen....

Blog, People

Creating career paths that put people first

In the old world of work, climbing the corporate ladder was the most popular metaphor for getting ahead. In the new world of work, we recognize that there are multiple...

Blog, Culture

The problem with hiring for ‘culture fit’

Culture fit is trending again—but not in a good way. In the 70s, organizational psychologist John Morse conducted an experiment on company culture fit and found that workers whose personalities...

Recruiting, Tutorials

Ideas for a successful recruiting event

Hosting a recruitment event is a valuable opportunity to grow your talent pool and make a lasting impression as an employer. Meeting candidates in person also lets you see what’s not...

Blog, Culture

How to get employees to actually take vacation

A vacation? What’s that? In 2015, more than half of American workers didn’t use all of their paid vacation days. In comparison, workers in France, Germany and Scandinavia routinely take...

Blog, Recruiting

How innovative companies combat unconscious hiring bias

On June 28, at the third installment of our Workable Ideas speaker series, we learned about effective strategies for reducing bias in hiring from Diane Hessan, CEO of the Startup...

Blog, Recruiting

Register for beyond bias in hiring

Get ready. On June 28, Workable Ideas returns to tackle bias in the hiring process with an exciting panel of experts from Novartis, GapJumpers, the Startup Institute, Datadog, OpenView Venture...

Recruiting, Tutorials

How to recruit on Glassdoor

When you’re hiring, growing your reputation as a great employer is one of the most effective ways to attract better candidates. Whether or not you’re actively maintaining it, you already...