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Q&A With Former IBM CEO Sam Palmisano

As the business world finds itself on a new frontier and without a proven playbook, we’ve brought together a community of change-makers in a series … The post Q&A With Former IBM CEO Sam Palmisano appeared first on HR Tech Feed.

Former Indeed executive joins Joblift

A former executive at Indeed and Stepstone will be the new chief commercial officer (COO) at Joblift, a German job platform that secured €15 million ($17 million U.S.) in a 2019 Series B funding round. Tobias Welzel is due to take up his role in the newly created COO position on May 1.

Bain’s Sarah Smith, former head of HR at Quora, will share the recruiting playbook at Early Stage

If you’re a startup that’s worried about building your team today for tomorrow’s successes you’re not going to want to miss our session with Bain Capital Ventures’ Sarah Smith at TechCrunch Early Stage on April 1 & 2. The current Bain Capital Ventures partner who invests in early to mid-stage companies saw what it was […] The post Bain’s Sarah Smith, former head of…

Amazon Web Services Leader and Former Microsoft Artificial Intelligence Director Joins Vettd.ai Board of Advisors

Bellevue, WA – Vettd.ai announced today that Ernesto Chavarin, former Microsoft Artificial Intelligence leader, has joined Vettd’s Board of Advisors to provide input and guidance based on 14 years of experience developing and executing strategies across multiple disciplines at Microsoft. “Ernesto brings expert hands-on experience to Vettd’s ecosystem that will assist customers in successfully adopting AI solutions,” said Vettd.ai CEO Andrew Buhrmann. “After years…

Former 58.com employee sentenced for CV theft

A former of employee of Chinese classifieds giant 58.com (NYSE: WUBA) has been sentenced to over four years in prison for illegally extracting the CVs of more than 64,000 users of the site and attempting to sell them on the black market. The individual was also fined 10,000 RMB ($1500 U.S.)

Baletu.com and 81lianpin to house former soldiers

Chinese short-term rental property listings platform Baletu.com is opening a new niche by working with platforms that provide jobs for the some of the country’s more precarious populations. Earlier this year, the company hooked up with temping platform Doumi to provide short-term family apartments over the Autumn festival period. In the same vein, Baletu has now signed a cooperative agreement with 81lianpin.com, the country’s first…

Shine.com appoints former Naukri.com VP

Indian recruitment vertical Shine.com has hired Amardeep Vishwakarma, the former VP of engineering at Naukri.com, as its new chief technology officer. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post Shine.com appoints former Naukri.com VP appeared first on AIM Group.

Snag appoints former Upwork head as CEO

Snag, a fast-growing platform for hourly work formerly known as Snagajob, has named Fabio Rosati as its chairman and CEO. The former Upwork CEO takes over from Peter Harrison who held the post since 2013. Snag’s name change and new look were announced just three months ago. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view….

ZipRecruiter moves to bigger, former Google space

ZipRecruiter has outgrown its offices and opened new headquarters in Santa Monica in space once occupied by Google, to house about 400 employees. The rapidly growing employment marketplace also expanded its offices in Tempe, Arizona and Tel Aviv, Israel in the past 18 months. The post ZipRecruiter moves to bigger, former Google space appeared first on AIM Group.

Monster Finally Gets a CEO, Adds Former Dice President to Executive Team

Well, that took a while. So long, in fact, that I don’t even remember who the last CEO was at Monster. Better late than never, I guess, as Monster announced a tech executive from the travel industry as its new leader. Scott Gutz will be joining as chief executive officer to lead the ongoing turnaround attempt at one of the world’s oldest online employment…

‘Wolf of Wall Street’ Launches Job Board to Help Former Criminals Find Work

This news probably won’t end up in a movie deal starring Leo DiCaprio, but it’s certainly worth sharing here. In addition to being the original “Wolf of Wall Street,” a character popularized in the 2013 film by Martin Scorsese, Richard Bronson is now the CEO of a relatively new job board called 70MillionJobs. Inspired by 70 million Americans who have criminal records, the site’s mission…

Hiring Former Athletes as a Recruiting Strategy – Genius or a Cop-Out?

Was with an SVP of a pretty cool company a couple of months back and he lamented what he considers to be a broken recruiting strategy—hiring former jocks for sales positions.  He considered the approach broken due to the track record of the “usual suspects” his company hired for AE spots—former jocks—but outlined that the primary reason for the systematic failure of the AEs…