Zhaopin (招聘, NYSE: ZPIN), the most popular career platform in China as measured by average daily unique visitors, announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and the fiscal year ended June 30, 2017. The results were in-line with the metronomic growth rate that the Beijing-based platform seems to manage to maintain year-to-year, now having maintained 11 […]
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The Wall Street Journal says the scams are growing as applications and interviews become more digital.
Americans routinely invoke constitutional amendments as protective shields, but the Bill of Rights only protects Americans from the government limiting their freedom to speak, assemble or exercise liberty. Imagine the Ku Klux Klan member who returned this week after his image appeared on television screens across the country, and how an African-American co-worker might feel. […]
When a company stops responding to you after you’ve done several interviews, you can let them know it’s not ok, a professional recruiter says.
Redoing your career site does not mean you have an employer brand strategy.
When my family moved to Florida eight years ago, we bought a house with a pool. We loved looking outside at night with the pool light on; peaceful and beautiful. But a few months later, the bulb burned out. Rather than call the pool guy, my husband went on YouTube and learned how to replace […]
Maybe in your particular vision of the future of work, you imagine factories full of robots, automating commonplace tasks, while human beings orchestrate the work’s ultimate goals and intent. Perhaps you think of the working population’s shifting demographics, with the workforce growing older in developed nations, while emerging economies struggle to assimilate record numbers of […]
LiveHire (ASX: LVH), the Australian talent technology platform, has announced a new partnership with the Singapore arm of global recruitment firm Randstad.
It sounds a bit archaic in a world awash in automation and artificial intelligence, but email marketing remains an important and effective component of any digital marketing strategy. In a study by Ascend2 late last year, email placed second, only after a company’s own website, as the most effective marketing strategy.
Google Hire is officially less than a month old, so it’s understandable there might be some shortcomings. However, this is Google, a company with more resources and brainpower than just about any corporate titan on the planet. So, it’s fair game to put Google’s version of an applicant tracking system under the microscope and see where it falls […]
Our goal of this series of articles is to illustrate how to double your email recruiting results. The first installment of the email recruiting campaign provided an overview of the digital battlefield that is key to participation in the war for talent. We discussed the speed in which decision are made about your email campaigns […]
Bayt.com, the leading jobs site in the MENA region, launched a new app to help job seekers and employers access more than 28 million resumes with their mobile devices.