79 Archived posts matching:"Insights”

  • women on boards

    How Female Board Members Can Help CPG Companies Connect with Their Consumers

    The hiring landscape is changing when it comes to who’s filling executive-level positions and board seats. Women are leading in various senior roles and as board members — filling seats that have been traditionally and predominantly occupied by men. The gender dynamics of the workplace are shifting. This year, in particular, has seen many changes […]

  • job searching

    This Is the Best Day to Apply to a Job, According to LinkedIn

    It’s no secret that October is hiring season. As the year winds down, companies leverage the final quarter to budget and plan ahead for the next year. It’s during this time that employers look more closely at their growth strategy and at the talent needed to execute it. According to LinkedIn’s blog, there are more […]

    • ForceBrands
    • October 9, 2019
    • Rebecca Fenton
  • Lowell Cafe

    ForceBrands Steps Inside the First US Cannabis Restaurant Lowell Cafe

    ForceBrands, with its specialized cannabis hiring division HerbForce, was on the ground Tuesday night in Los Angeles to witness the official opening of Lowell Cafe, the first cannabis restaurant in the U.S. Serving farm-fresh food, coffee, juice, and cannabis daily, the West Hollywood cafe is a product of Lowell Herb Co., an innovative California-based cannabis […]

    • HerbForce
    • October 2, 2019
    • Rebecca Fenton
  • working remote

    Study Finds Remote Workers Are Happier and Less Likely to Leave Their Jobs

    In a candidate-driven job market, the benefit packages offered by employers are key factors in attracting and retaining top talent. Millennials, in particular, are looking for companies that offer more flexibility, independence, and choice. According to ForceBrands’ 2019 Talent Market Report, employers in the CPG industry are taking note of these preferences and adjusting accordingly. […]

    • ForceBrands
    • October 1, 2019
    • Madison Troyer
  • millennials

    How Millennials Are Changing the CPG Industry

    According to the Pew Research Center, millennials are poised to overtake baby boomers as the largest living adult generation sometime in 2019. By 2020, this group, which will then be in their prime spending years, will have a collective spending power of $1.4 trillion ⁠— a number that nearly every industry has noted. Born between […]

    • ForceBrands
    • September 17, 2019
    • Madison Troyer
  • top startup

    LinkedIn Reveals Top 50 Hottest Startups to Work for in 2019

    Connecting more than 645 million global professionals, networking platform LinkedIn just revealed its third annual ranking of top startups. The company’s editors and data scientists leveraged data from actions generated by millions of LinkedIn members to identify emerging companies that “are growing massively, scrambling industries, shifting talent flows around the world and, often, altering how […]

    • ForceBrands
    • September 4, 2019
    • Rebecca Fenton
  • working women

    How More Single Women in the Workforce Than Ever Before Are Changing the US Economy

    There’s power in numbers; recent statistics show that there are more single women in the workforce than ever before and they’re having a powerful impact on the U.S. economy. Working women contribute more than $7 trillion to the U.S. economy. According to research by Morgan Stanley using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, by […]

    • ForceBrands
    • September 4, 2019
    • Rebecca Fenton
  • Hu's Kitchen

    Sir Kensington’s Entrepreneur Mark Ramadan to Lead Chocolate Maker Hu

    Sir Kensington’s Founder and CEO Mark Ramadan has been named CEO of Hu, the parent company of Hu Products and Hu Kitchen. The announcement of Ramadan’s hiring follows Hu’s recent partnership with an investment from Mondelēz International to help support the company’s rapid growth. A veteran entrepreneur, Ramadan has a wealth of experience leading purpose-driven […]

  • beer salaries

    ForceBrands Releases 2019 Beer Industry Talent Market Report

    From craft brews to legacy brands, the beer industry is bubbling over with exciting new products, trends, and innovations. And when it comes to attracting and retaining top talent, the beer industry has a lot to offer. As part of our 2019 Talent Market Report, we’re pleased to introduce you to our specialized beer industry […]