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Oct 19, 2012

Mobile Recruiting w/ Joel Cheesman

Last week, I was at The Recruiting Conference in Vegas and did an interview with Peter Clayton’s Total Picture Radio about mobile recruiting. As Peter describes, … we cover a wide array of mobile marketing techniques and technologies that matter most to talent acquisition. The numbers behind mobile are staggering. Devices now outnumber PCs. Smartphones […]

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Sep 21, 2012

Jobvite ‘Approves This Message’

The vitriol of the presidential campaign is apparently spilling into the usually pleasant world of recruitment technology. Instead of targeting tax policy and national defense, however, acquisition uncertainty is in the crosshairs. Enter Jobvite’s most recent email marketing campaign sent via ERE’s LinkedIn Group. In it, the company goes for Taleo’s jugular by highlighting its […]

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Sep 6, 2012

They’re heeeeeere. Again.

Remember itzbig (see pic)? Trovix? Climber v1.0? The original Jobfox? It’s sort of like remembering your first iPod and its navigation wheel. These were the original “eHarmony for jobs” players. Similar to the popular dating service, these solutions hoped to magically pair candidates with employers based on sophisticated algorithms. It didn’t go too well. Trovix, the […]

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