Tag: Regional

Namely Announces Regional Events for 2020

NEW YORK, Dec. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Namely, a leading HR platform for mid-sized companies, announced the schedule for its 2020 regional event series, Namely Connections. At Namely Connections, individuals will have the opportunity to spend one-on-one time with Namely experts, engage and network with other HR professionals, and hear more about exciting product updates designed to make the workplace run more effectively. Namely Connection’s two-day event…

Glints raises $6.8m for regional expansion

Young millennials in Vietnam and Hong Kong are the next to benefit from Glints – a unique online talent recruitment and career discovery platform. Fueled by 6-time revenue growth, the Singapore-based startup has secured US$6.8 million in series B funding led by Monk’s Hill Ventures and backed by returning investors Wavemaker Partners, Fresco Capital and angel investor, Darius Cheung. MindWorks, a Hong Kong based…

Is Xing’s regional focus a weakness?

Xing, the business network operating in DACH (Germany, Austria and Switzerland), announced recently it reached an all-time high of 14 million members and one million premium (paying) members. It outstrips direct competitor LinkedIn, with its 11 million regional members, but Xing has a weak spot: most members are based only in DACH. Jost Schatzmann (Xing profile), VP for product at Xing E-Recruiting, spoke today…

Regional HR Models Suck

I have been a regional HR leader more times in my life than I care to admit. Early in my career, I was a “regional HR generalist” because I was the only person who didn’t have kids and could travel. It helps to be born in 1975 and part of a department where most women were baby boomers. I had no competition in my…