Of millennials, 71% said this was “extremely important”, compared to 55% of baby boomers. Even then, a clear majority of boomers agree that this is essential information.
Fairygodboss, a New York, NY-based career community for women, has raised $3 million in VC funding. If the company is new to you, think of them as Glassdoor-for-women. The round was led by GSV Acceleration. GSV’s Deborah Quazzo is joining the board, in conjunction with the funding. The company plans to use the funds to build […]
Glassdoor announced today that it has agreed to be acquired by Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. for $1.2 billion in an all-cash transaction. Glassdoor is a leading job and recruiting company well known for providing greater workplace transparency. Recruit Holdings, a leading Japanese-based HR company, plans to operate Glassdoor as a distinct and separate part of […]
The Internet has been integrated into most parts of our lives, and that includes job search. If you’ve ever gone online in hopes of broadening your job opportunities, than you’ve likely come across Indeed. Indeed is always moving, and one of the updates include providing tools to evaluate the diversity and inclusiveness of employers. Indeed has […]
In the U.S., LinkedIn’s 2018 Top Companies include some recognizable names such as Amazon (No. 1) who dethrones the reigning top company Alphabet (No. 2) for the first time since the list’s inception in 2016. Following a tumultuous business year for both Uber and Twitter, Uber falls from No. 5 to No. 12 and Twitter […]
Entelo, the recruiting automation platform that modernizes hiring, today announced the results of an analysis of its database of 450 million candidate profiles. The Entelo Women in Tech Report quantifies inequality in terms of gender disparity by job title, region and seniority. In its analysis of nearly half a billion candidate profiles, Entelo found staggering […]
“We’re in the midst of the most competitive hiring environment of our time, as today’s talent has full transparency into what they’re worth – and what competitors are offering; in turn, employment branding has never been more integral to the health of your business.”
Some years back in 2007, as Rich Barton, the real-estate Web site Zillow CEO was getting ready for the company’s annual review, he wanted to get reviews on every worker’s performance to know who deserved a raise. He wanted to print a spreadsheet of all the workers’ salaries and stock options that were on his […]
Kununu, the original platform for employer reviews and ratings, today announces the general availability of its Question and Answer feature within its employer branding profiles. The launch of a successful beta program in October saw that this addition to profiles enabled a stronger two-way dialogue between employers and potential candidates. This new feature gives both […]
The survey gathered data from 750 recruiters, among them HR employees and other employees responsible for hiring in the U.S. and U.K.