Skills-sharing site Coconala.com has completed more than three million matches since its launch. Coconala.com is owned and managed by Tokyo-based Coconala Inc. that also runs a marketplace for…
Tokyo-based recruiting firm Grooves received undisclosed funding from the All Japan Tourism National Fund to accelerate support for hiring domestic and overseas personnel in the hospitality industry. It was the company’s second funding round in two months.
Doumi, the mobile temp work platform created by classifieds giant 58.com (NYSE: WUBA), has launched a new ad campaign fronted by comedy star Guo Degang. He’s also inked a deal to be the company’s first ever celebrity spokesperson. Guo is a star of the “crosstalk” style of comedy, which involves quickfire comedic banter. He has 68 million followers on […]
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If you ever been to a recruiting conference chances are you know the name Gerry Crispin. He is the principal and co founder of CareerXroads a community of talent acquisition professionals whose aim is
A look at the growing use of “interactional platforms” as organizations leverage them to enhance the employee experience.
Most boards of companies are made up of current company executives and/or executives from other companies are former executives from other companies. Almost never will you find a “regular Joe” on the board of directors. Last week, a worker’s rights organization, United for Respect, presented to Congress and then to Walmart’s board the idea of […]
I read a quote last week that I would surely butcher if I tried to recall word-for-word, but the overall theme of the quote was this: People are not required to be constantly available to you, or you to them. And yet, there I sat at 8 AM on a Thursday morning with 57 notifications […]
Tokyo-based HR tech firm StellaS has launched a hiring management system called JobSuit Freshers that allows companies to recruit fresh graduates and manage internship screening.
Japanese gig economy firm Lancers Inc. has tied up with an online education portal ZeroToOne to create a guild of 200 artificial intelligence engineers.
Our roundup of deals, product announcements and HR technology news. This week: ICIMS adds integrations for assessment tools; ADP links with Google Cloud
Today finding quality talent is a top priority for many small businesses. However, if you notice, there are several challenges you face while hiring candidates. A limited budget is one factor which stops you from using the best tools available in the market. What if I talk about certain recruitment strategies which can speed up […]
A common scenario in an HR department is that managers are engrossed with day-to-day activities. This includes screening candidates, taking interviews, making salaries, dealing with various compliance issues, managing internal communication and much more. Technology makes sure that HR managers and professionals start doing smart work by saving their time and efforts. The routine management […]