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NetJobs nets fresh capital

Swedish recruitment vertical business NetJobs Group seems to have been saved, for now. The company’s newest shareholder Rugosa Invest has invested SEK 3 million ($322,000 U.S.), valuing the group at  SEK 15 million ($1.6 million U.S.).

Career Confessions of Gen Z: Three Golden Culture Rules During Organisational Growth

During periods of growth in your organisation, maintaining your corporate culture and values can be one of the most challenging, yet rewarding, obstacles you could hurdle. Watching a business take off in front you can be an awe-inspiring. As companies grow, lots of things start happening. If you’re building or reinforcing a water-tight corporate culture, […]

The 996 Recruiting Schedule!

If you didn’t see it, Jack Ma, the co-founder, and billionaire behind Alibaba, was out promoting his own work schedule that’s been dubbed “996”! Basically, Jack works 9 am to 9 pm, six days per week, and sees absolutely nothing wrong with it.  The internet lost its mind. And by ‘internet’ I mean mostly soft, […]

LinkedIn shutting down standalone Job Search app in May

LinkedIn’s Job Search app will no longer function as a standalone application. Beginning in May, the freestanding app’s features will become part of the main LinkedIn app.

10 reasons your company’s HR can’t fill jobs

The talent shortage is in HR, where a troubling brand of clueless disdain for job applicants destroys companies’ ability to recruit the workers they need. BUSTED: A job applicant exposes HR for what it is — The Spam Department.

How to Keep Culture Intact While Scaling Remote Workers – HCM Technology Report

Ultimate Software’s Kathleen Pai discusses how prioritizing culture and effective management helps leverage remote workers without sacrificing engagement.

The HR Technology Conference Brings Back Pitchfest!

So, I’ve written about this in the past, but LRP just announced last week that they will be bringing back The Pitchfest to the 2019 HR Technology Conference in Las Vegas, October 1 – 4. The Pitchfest was my single favorite event at any conference last year! What’s the Pitchfest?  “30 HR technology startups will […]

AI in Recruitment – 5 Fascinating Uses

AI is the latest trend in the recruitment industry. AI tools such as parsing software, ATS, chatbots help in reducing manual process & saves time.

Improve Employee Development by Starting with Yourself.

It’s not a secret that continued development is a defining factor of lasting success. There’s truth in the saying, “what got you here won’t get you there.” Too often, I find that we forget about developing ourselves and being honest with the growth opportunities that we face as leaders. This is why I focus on […]

Save surpasses 100,000 freelancers

Japanese bilingual crowdsourcing site has launched work management support service to help companies benefit from its more than 100,000 registered freelancers from…

Save hits 1 million members

Skills-sharing site has completed more than three million matches since its launch. is owned and managed by Tokyo-based Coconala Inc. that also runs a marketplace for…

Grooves raises funds for tourism employment

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 adds celebrity comedian as spokesperson

Doumi, the mobile temp work platform created by classifieds giant (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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