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Google Jobs again: the sky is falling edition
Last week I walked through the Google Jobs initiative, which is comprised of a specific way of marking up job ads (and letting Google know you did), and the Cloud Jobs API, which addresses job search. There is a third piece – the Google Hire project, which is essentially (at this point) a lightweight and free ATS for employers. Put all of this together, and you may ask yourself, “Why would employers continue to use job boards?“, or “Should I as a job board/recruiting operator...
 Job Board Doctor - Mon, 07/03/2017 - 08:30



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The Workweek: A Round-Up of Labor Market Links for the Week Ending 6/30/17
Welcome back to The Workweek, the Indeed Hiring Lab’s round-up of the latest research, news, and perspectives that made us think deeply or differently about the labor market this week. It’s your guide to the most important new insights about work. Here are our picks for this week: Retail Jobs are Contracting in Areas Already Hit by Industrial Decline As …
 Online Recruiting News - Fri, 06/30/2017 - 10:06



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Report: Trends in Job Tenure—and What Employers Should Do About Them
Remember the days of the engraved gold watch, that special gift presented to loyal employees as a reward for long service? Chances are that you don’t — especially if you started your career in this century. The world of work has changed so much over the past two decades that glittering timepieces marking long tenure at a single firm have …
 Online Recruiting News - Thu, 06/29/2017 - 10:30



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Happy Birthday, Canada! Here’s Why Indeed is Proud to Help Canadians Get Jobs
O Canada — happy birthday! This July 1st is a very special Canada Day as it marks the 150th anniversary of the Constitution Act of 1867, which united the colonies of Canada (Ontario and Quebec), Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick into one country. Since then, Canada has developed into a modern nation that regularly features on global lists of the …
 Online Recruiting News - Wed, 06/28/2017 - 10:35



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Timing Matters In the Job Search
By Andrew Flowers and Daniel Culbertson Timing matters in business, in sports, in politics—and no less so in the hiring process. In today’s tight labor market, employers face stiff competition for talent, so it’s important that job postings reach the widest possible audience. Posting a job at the right time just might improve your chances of making a great hire. …
 Online Recruiting News - Tue, 06/27/2017 - 11:59



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Google Jobs deja vu: it’s as big as you think it is
I just spent a pleasant few days in New Orleans for the Jobg8 Job Board Summit, dodging a hurricane and eating crawfish etouffee. I also had a chance to listen to Tarquin Clark of Google and Scott Helmes of CareerBuilder…
 Online Recruiting News - Tue, 06/27/2017 - 08:30



Job Board Doctor
Google Jobs deja vu: it’s as big as you think it is
I just spent a pleasant few days in New Orleans for the Jobg8 Job Board Summit, dodging a hurricane and eating crawfish etouffee. I also had a chance to listen to Tarquin Clark of Google and Scott Helmes of CareerBuilder talk about the Google Cloud Jobs API initiative, and implementation of said service, respectively. There were, as you might guess, many questions. Tarquin was kind enough to spend some time during the conference for one-on-ones with many folks, including myself. I walked away...
 Job Board Doctor - Tue, 06/27/2017 - 08:30



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You’re Doing It Wrong! The Key to Recruiting Hard-to-Reach Candidates
Traditional job advertising focuses on a relatively small audience of active job seekers, but what about all of those passive candidates, playing hard-to-get?
 Online Recruiting News - Tue, 06/27/2017 - 08:30



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2017 SHRM Recap and What’s Nexxt?
In between talks of hurricanes (both the drink and the looming storm) the 2017 SHRM annual conference was roaring. With more than 15,400 attendees from around the world and 600 exhibitors it was incredibly easy to miss something. So here we are with th...
 Online Recruiting News - Mon, 06/26/2017 - 13:10



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The Workweek: A Round-Up of Labor Market Links for the Week Ending 6/23/17
Welcome back to The Workweek, the Indeed Hiring Lab’s round-up of the latest research, news, and perspectives that made us think deeply or differently about the labor market this week. It’s your guide to the most important new insights about work. Here are our picks for this week: Amazon goes full brick and mortar Amazon’s $13.4 purchase of Whole Foods …
 Online Recruiting News - Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:36



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Beyond Has Moved Beyond Job Boards
Beyond is now Nexxt, a completely transformed platform that evolves with today’s recruiters and today’s job candidates to help recruiters go beyond job boards.
 Online Recruiting News - Thu, 06/22/2017 - 11:47



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Tomorrow’s Talent Today: Five Reasons to Hire Recent Graduates
We’ve all been there: the dilemma of needing experience for an entry-level job. Post-graduation, this can be a problem for young people in search of their first professional role. When even “starter jobs” require some degree of experience, the question often arises: Just where do you get it? Well, what if more companies focused on the benefits of hiring new …
 Online Recruiting News - Thu, 06/22/2017 - 10:34



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Indeed Everywhere: A Spam Filter for Tech Jobs and Why HR Careers are Safe from Robots
Reporters from around the globe rely on Indeed to provide them with unique data and unparalleled insights. Here are some of our recent hits. A “spam filter” for tech jobs Computer programmers are constantly bombarded with job offers, so how can they separate the signal from the noise? Raj Mukherjee, SVP of Product at Indeed, spoke with Quartz about how …
 Online Recruiting News - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 10:32



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Help Wanted: Summer Job Postings in Canada Up from Last Year
Each year, thousands of young people hit the job market to find employment during the summer months. While summer jobs are sometimes considered merely a way for younger Canadians to earn a little extra money during the year’s hotter months, these roles do provide crucial work experience—and, in some cases, valuable training—that can brighten their future employment prospects. Indeed job …
 Online Recruiting News - Wed, 06/21/2017 - 10:13



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New names, more money, and some M&A: news of the recruitment marketing world
Summer continues, conferences happen – and the job board and recruitment marketing biz is bubbling along. Our Amazon/Whole Foods equivalent? Probably the Google Jobs/Hire news. But there are plenty of other things going on, including some interesting funding. Let’s take…
 Online Recruiting News - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 11:43



Job Board Doctor
New names, more money, and some M&A: news of the recruitment marketing world
Summer continues, conferences happen – and the job board and recruitment marketing biz is bubbling along. Our Amazon/Whole Foods equivalent? Probably the Google Jobs/Hire news. But there are plenty of other things going on, including some interesting funding. Let’s take a look: CareerBuilder finds a buyer…again?: After a close miss on a sale a few months back, private equity firm Apollo Global Management LLC is in advanced talks to acquire CareerBuilder. GTCR Ltd was in the...
 Job Board Doctor - Mon, 06/19/2017 - 11:43



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BREAKING NEWS: Beyond, The Career Network, Reinvents Itself as Nexxt
Industry veteran unveils new brand and next generation recruitment marketing solution designed to help employers hire top talent in a tight labor market
 Online Recruiting News - Sun, 06/18/2017 - 19:30



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The Workweek: A Round-Up of Labor Market Links for the Week Ending 6/16/17
Welcome back to The Workweek, the Indeed Hiring Lab’s round-up of the latest research, news, and perspectives that made us think deeply or differently about the labor market this week. It’s your guide to the most important new insights about work. These are our picks for this week: A Young Small Business May Be the Next Rung on Your Job …
 Online Recruiting News - Fri, 06/16/2017 - 09:45



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Let Your Site Help You Hire: Introducing Indeed Career Pages
If you’re an SMB owner or manager, you’ve got a lot on your plate. First, you’ve got to keep a close eye on cash flow, accounts and expenses. Then there are new customers or clients to be found and existing ones to keep happy. On top of that, you have employees to manage (or if you’re a really small shop …
 Online Recruiting News - Wed, 06/14/2017 - 10:00



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Candidates are what employers want
Since the beginning of the year there have been dozens of recruiting startups, mergers, and acquisitions. Google is making a new foray into the jobs world. Indeed is trying to become a brand. Programmatic is taking more recruiting dollars, social…
 Online Recruiting News - Tue, 06/13/2017 - 08:30





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