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Pinterest showcases resumes, jobs

As yet more evidence of the value Pinterest can play in matching creative job seekers with hiring managers, take a look at this resume (below) posted to Pinterest. Do note that she has it linked to her own website as a top tab. We’re thinking she’s not long for the unemployment line. Hiring managers are being proactive on Pinterest as well, as evidenced by a quick Pinterest search of...

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Greenlight for Swisscom´s takeover of Publigroupe

The takeover of Publigroupe by Swiss national telecom operator Swisscom is cut and dried: Swisscom announced that its public takeover bid to acquire digital marketing and media group Publigroupe has been successful and is approved by the Swiss Competition Commission. At the end of the extended period for acceptance of the takeover, the 25th of August, Swisscom has increased its stake in...

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Allegro begins to sort listings by relevance

Allegro.pl introduced an option to sort listings on the search results list by relevance. It enables users to get more personalized search results. Listings displayed after selecting the “greatest relevance” option (can be set as default option), are dynamically selected based on the most common choices of all buyers. The more buyers are attracted to a given listing, the higher it...

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CareerXRoads: Sources of hire meshing

p5rn7vb CareerXRoads’ 2013 Source of Hire report begins by telling us to take some of its revelations with a grain of salt. That’s because the employer hire-source processes typically demand that human resource folks choose one single source of hire; yet there are often several, such as social media, referrals and recruitment sites, that intermingle. In a video interview hosted by...

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U.S. News, Agent Ace now real estate duo

Through a team-up with recommendation service Agent Ace, U.S. News & World Report has launched yet another online matching service to put the right agent with the right home buyer or seller. One notable: the product does not search for properties under $150,000, which will leave out some distressed areas, foreclosed properties, condos and townhouses. The Agent Connection Engine (ACE)...

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Hired.com now in Seattle too

Hired.com, which helps employers find workers in the extremely competitive areas of engineering, data science, design and product management, has just expanded its locations to include Seattle. As a result, it’s doing some hiring of its own. Here’s the blog announcement: Hired’s Marketplace Begins in Seattle with Amazon, Moz, Redfin, & Local Startups! Seattle may be best known...

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