Phoenix-based Paradox, the company that brought us recruiting chatbot Olivia, has announced a Series A round of funding. Investors were not disclosed, but the company now has an new $13.34 million in the bank. Previous to the investment, Founder Aaron Matos was bankrolling the company, which is a sister company to old-timey job board Jobing.com […]
Israeli human resources technology startup Hibob said today it has raised $20 million in a Series A funding round, bringing its total financing to date to $45 million. Existing investors Bessemer Venture Partners, Battery Ventures, Eight Roads, Arbor Ventures and Presidio Ventures participated in the funding round. The expanded investment will help the company accelerate […]
New York City-based Wade & Wendy, a player in the growing chatbot business, has announced they raised $7.6 million in a Series round of funding. The round is led by JAZZ Venture Partners, with participation from existing investors Randstad Innovation Fund, ff Venture Capital and Indicator Ventures. With messaging apps like TextRecruit and Canvas getting […]
Jobcase made it rain this week. The Cambridge, Massachusetts-based company, which operates a platform for the blue-collar-oriented workforce, announced it raised $100 million in growth equity led by Providence Strategic Growth. The company last year closed an $11.5 million round led by Providence and has now raised about $118 million total. Jobcase was founded in […]
The company announced today that it will partner with Google, Kijiji and 50 other Canadian brands. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post Classified aggregator ZipRecruiter expands to Canada appeared first on AIM Group.
LinkedIn is combining its LinkedIn Recruiter, LinkedIn Jobs and Pipeline Builder tools into a single unit. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post LinkedIn combines tools in Intelligent Hiring Experience appeared first on AIM Group.
Fast Company magazine is out with its most innovative companies, and two employment players are featured. Most notably, sourcing tool HiringSolved was ranked No. 2 in the artificial intelligence category. Job board ZipRecruiter was listed No. 9 in the Enterprise category. On HiringSolved, Fast Company wrote, “Hiring managers can speak to Recruiting Artificial Intelligence and […]
Leading U.K. recruitment site CV-Library.co.uk has announced a partnership with The U.K. Careers Fair to connect candidates with employers at more than 70 recruitment events across the U.K. this year. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post CV-Library partners with U.K. Careers Fair […]
Top recruitment learning experience firm, SocialTalent needs no introduction. In a bid to increase its leverage, the firm is collaborating directly with the American specialist in OFCCP compliance solutions, DirectEmployers Association. The firm is planning to offer this specialized training to client companies like Siemens, IBM, Oracle, etc. OFCCP Compliance Training It is definitely a value-add for any […]
M&A continues to be red hot in the recruiting space, with two big releases already this week. First up, recruitment ad agency TMP has acquired smaller fish, Campbell, Calif.-based, 18-year-old CKR Interactive. This deal is akin to Shaker acquiring The Arland Group last year, and it’s safe to say further consolidation like this will continue. […]
DHI Group, the parent company of the Dice.com tech-job board, continued its earnings slide with management blaming recent non-core sell-offs. The post DHI Group Q4 earnings down appeared first on AIM Group.
Hiring Success, the conference put on annually by SmartRecruiters in San Francisco in Feb., is once again doing their Recruiting Startup Award where 5 companies get to pitch their business to investors and industry leaders to win $10,000 in sponsorship and press. Over 23,000 votes have been counted for 100 startups and here are the […]
Michael Woodrow is the founder and president of Aspen Technology Labs, a recruitment technology and data services company with offices in Paris, Colorado, and Kiev. With global giants like Amazon, Facebook and Google now in the jobs space, industry players must work out how to learn from them and keep up, argued Woodrow. How companies […]
An investor group led by private-equity firm Hellman & Friedman has reached a deal to buy Ultimate Software Group Inc. for about $11 billion and take the public company private. The Hellman & Friedman-led group agreed to pay $331.50 a share in cash. The deal offers a 19% premium to the company’s Friday closing price. […]