Freelance.com, a French freelance recruitment marketplace, has entered exclusive negotiations to merge with Helvetic Payroll, a Swiss company providing payroll services for freelancers and companies under an umbrella structure. Once formed, the new group expects a pro-forma turnover of over €600 million ($720 million U.S.) by year’s end, and aims to reach €1 billion ($1.2 […]
Freelance gig website Fiverr continues its incredible growth amidst the pandemic reporting Q1 2021 results at $68.3 million, up 100% year-on-year, exceeding analysts’ predictions of up to 90% growth y-on-y.
Keeper Tax, a tax filing software for gig workers, creators and freelancers, just raised its $13M in venture capital funding. The funding will help Keeper Tax — which helps anybody making 1099 income discover tax write-offs among everyday purchases — build out a complete tax platform, offering full
Remote Developer Job Site Crowdfunds $1 Million Arc was previously an exclusive platform that connected only pre-vetted Arc network developers with organizations seeking to hire them. Last week, the startup announced the addition of global job search functionality where users can aggregate more than 54,000 developer jobs from more than 13,000 companies hiring remotely around…
In the past month so we’ve seen an uptick in acquisitions in the job board space. iHire acquired WorkinSports, Biospace acquired MedReps and Jobcase, the hourly job network just made its first big acquisition. They acquired Upward.net (which previously had acquired Proven.com). From the press release… Jobcase, already serving more than 110 million registered members…
The Philippines branch of the marketplace Jobstreet has launched microsites for the provinces of Cebu, Iloilo and the Davao Region to better connect jobseekers with opportunities during the shift to remote work.
Classified site Gumtree South Africa reported that it will now allow users to upload job listings for free in a move to aid struggling recruitment companies.
The drop in recruitment revenue after the No. 1 is significant, with Indeed and Glassdoor generating around 4x as much as 58.com
Luma is a new interview intelligence platform, which recently launched to help businesses run more intentional interviews and make better hiring decisions. Joining me to discuss the platform is their CEO Grace Tyson.
BioSpace, the leading source for careers and news for life sciences professionals announced it has acquired MedReps, the leading job site for medical sales positions. The acquisition strengthens the Company’s position as the leader in online recruitment for the life sciences industry. No financial terms were announced. “The acquisition of MedReps extends our capabilities and further…
Congrats to Supply Chain Careers, a past client and newest job board to enter the industry. They want to become the premiere career-long hub for the supply chain community, spanning all industries and functional areas. The company was co-founded by Rodney Apple, Mike Ogle and Hinesh Patel who have extensive experience working on the “talent” side of supply chain management….
GR8 People CEO and Co-founder Named One of TAtechâs 100 Most Influential Talent Acquisition Thought Leaders
PersolKelly, a joint venture by Persol Holdings and Kelly Services to connect job-seekers to companies in 13 markets in Asia Pacific, has unveiled its new regional brand identity.