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Edmunds ads had to go or THEY would, said dealers

Edmunds.com just introduced a series of commercials and YouTube videos about haggling auto dealers that many dealers found insulting. What Edmunds thought was a humorous marketing of its Price Promise no-haggle car-buy system some dealers called  an insulting re-enactment of outdated stereotypes, according to AdAge.  Dealers said the ads could end or their relationship with Edmunds would. The...

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HireVue Insights named top HR tech tool

Today, October 8,  video and digital interview services firm HireVue was honored at the HR Technology Conference and Expo luncheon in Las Vegas. HireVue’s new Insights recommendation engine was named  by HR Executive Magazine as its 2014 choice for Top HR technology product.  It is the fourth such honor for HireVue. (For more on HireVue and Insights, see our Recruitment Advertising...

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GreenJobInterview assesses candidates

Video interview provider GreenJobInterview has collaborated with Mettl candidate-assessment firm to add skills evaluation and assessment testing to its live and one-way video platforms. Here’s the announcement: Mettl Assessments and GreenJobInterview Create Best-in-Class Hiring Platform Secure, Configurable Solution Streamlines the Hiring Process by Coupling Mettl’s Online Assessment...

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HireVue video interview volume triples

Video-interview pioneer HireVue, which recently introduced its Insights big-data recommendation engine for hiring, has seen employer use of video interviews triple the first half of this year.  (For more on HireVue and Insights, see our upcoming annual global recruitment advertising report.) Here’s the announcement:  Companies Make Digital Recruiting a Top Priority HireVue’s...

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Information Builds User Engagement

Spanish classified brands seeking differentiation are increasingly using information to reach potential users and build loyalty among existing visitors. Two companies using proprietary information to target specific audiences are recruitment site JobAndTalent and property portal Idealista. JobAnd Talent, a recruitment platform that uses big-data analysis to find potential job matches for its...

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Pinterest, Twitter move into classifieds, marketplace

For classified and marketplace publishers two prominent social networks – Pinterest and Twitter – might well become stiff competition. This content is available to Classified Intelligence Report clients. Want to know more about becoming a client? Click...

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