Tag: Year

InfoJobs celebrates record 20th year

InfoJobs.net, part of Schibsted Spain, is celebrating a record-breaking 20th year. In November, it hit a milestone of 50,000 active clients and 50 million visits per month. It posted three million job ads in 2018, a 15 percent increase versus 2017. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post InfoJobs celebrates record 20th…

InfoJobs celebrates record year

InfoJobs.net, the leading employment vertical in Spain, announced the number of jobs found via its site increased by 24 percent in 2017. The portal facilitated 1.49 million employment contracts (“alegrias”) compared to 1.21 million in 2016. The company hired independent consulting firm TNS to assess its performance in 2017. The results showed that number of positions secured via InfoJobs has doubled since 2014 —…

Why Businesses Should Do An Opening Day Every Year

Yes, I am a diehard baseball fan. And the best day of the year, hands down is Opening Day. Last Thursday was Opening Day for most teams in Major League Baseball and I bet many of you tuned in to watch or listen if you weren’t at the ballpark. Talent and HR executives can learn some valuable lessons from Opening Day and the weeks leading up…

Dutch site Jobbird plans to go global next year

The Dutch portal Jobbird.com plans to expand elsewhere in Europe and following that to the US and several Asian countries…. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post Dutch site Jobbird plans to go global next year appeared first on AIM Group.

Seek’s half year revenue sets record

Australian recruitment giant Seek (ASX: SEK) posted record revenue numbers for the first half of the financial year, following “strong organic growth” in the company’s Australia and New Zealand operations. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post Seek’s half year revenue sets record appeared first on AIM Group.

How HR Will Be Different This Year

Two competing forces are impacting the world of HR this year. On the one hand, the rate of social and business changes is accelerating, resulting in an ever more complex business environment. On the other hand, employees are pushing for even simpler, more engaging, and human-like experience from their enterprise applications. For HR to survive, they will need to leverage emerging technologies such as…

5 Workforce Issues You Need to Focus On This Year

The HR department will need to innovate in 2018. With unemployment at a 17 year low, employers are struggling to find — and retain — top-tier talent with the right skills. Meanwhile, as the turnover rates suggest, workers are more restless, insisting their employer provide not only a fair salary and benefits that help them balance work and life, but also invest in their…

The Word of the Year for 2018 Is…?

I have given this some thought. No, it is not “Dilly-Dilly”. Although that may be the most used word I have heard since football season started in September. There are already a lot of words of the year out there. Tim Egan at the New York Times recently penned an article titled “Comeback Words for 2018” in which he noted “complicit”, “youthquake”, and “feminism”…

Smaller Employers May Find College Hiring A Little Easier This Year

Smaller companies and those without a big national brand may find recruiting the Class of 2018 a little easier this year. The annual college recruiting survey from NACE found employers plan to hire 4% more grads this year than last. That may not seem like much of an edge since it is an increase over 2017, but it’s the lowest increase in NACE’s fall…