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Growth in Chinese recruitment slows to crawl

According to Analysys’ methodology, Q3 2019 was the fourth consecutive quarter of declining market value for online job boards, as the nation’s economic slowdown and U.S. trade war ramifications have cut demand for low income positions. The most recent quarter saw the market grow by just 0.1%, down from over 31% in Q3 2018, and […]

Directly Apply launches targeted candidate service

DirectlyApply, a recruitment search engine that delivers jobs that candidates can directly apply to has launched a small, targeted job site to generate recruitment traffic.

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Peter Harrison named chairman of the board at Pandologic

PandoLogic, a company specializing in programmatic recruitment advertising, has named Peter Harrison (LinkedIn profile), founder and general partner at Sanderhill Capital, as independent board member and chairman. 

WebAn closure results in loss for Persol Holdings

Japanese recruitment business Persol Holdings Limited broke its profit streak in the first half of the fiscal year, which ended Sept. 30. This was mainly due to its choice to discontinue part-time job board WebAn.

Interworks reports losses for first time in five years

Japanese recruitment firm Interworks Inc. reported an operating loss of Y24.8 million ($228,000 U.S.) in the first half of the year. This marks the first loss for the company in the past five years. The company attributed the downturn to contraction in the manufacturing industry, its main source of business.

German LinkedIn competitor New Work posts solid growth

Hamburg-based business and career network New Work SE (formerly known as Xing SE) today posted solid sales figures for the first nine months of the year despite the economic slowdown in Germany, Europe’s largest economy.

Alma Media acquires remaining shares in Kolektiv

Alma Media has increased its ownership in recruitment company from 30 percent to 100 percent by acquiring shares held by founders, for an undisclosed amount.

Symphony Talent acquires Smashfly

Symphony Talent, a provider of creative branding and marketing technology for recruiters, has acquired Smashfly, a recruitment tech firm with an advanced customer relationship management platform.

Glassdoor promotes sales and product executives

Glassdoor, the international recruitment and employer-review site, has promoted two executives to lead the company’s product and sales divisions.

Crowd Works appoints four executive officers

Leading Japanese crowdsourcing company Crowd Works Inc. (TSE: 3900) has appointed four executive officers. The new hires will focus on designing products that eliminate human resource mismatches.

Grooves, Mirai Works launch joint venture firm

Tokyo-based job boards operator Grooves Inc. and HR firm Mirai Works Inc. have established a joint venture (JV) company to take over the operation of Grooves’ recruitment marketplace, Skill Shift.

Save launches subscription for search queries

The No.3 Belarus-based recruitment vertical launches a new function that allows users to subscribe to search queries. This allows for being up-to-date regarding relevant vacancies.

Indeed rebrands Prime to Seen

Indeed, the world’s largest job board, has rebranded its Indeed Prime service to Indeed Seen.

StepStone CEO to step down next year

StepStone, the job board owned by German publisher Axel Springer, today announced the retirement of CEO Ralf Baumann who will step down at the end of 2020.