Last month, Indeed launched the Indeed Work Happiness Score. The company says the new grading system for employers will make it easier for job seekers to find work environments where they will be happiest, as well as give employers insights into what their employees’ key drivers of happiness are so they can improve their employee experience […]
Lawsuits against popular employee review website Glassdoor are nothing new. Understandably, companies don’t like negative reviews, and some go the extra mile and get the lawyers involved to get reviews deleted or to reveal identities of reviewers. Until now, these lawsuits went largely undetected. Maybe something in a local business publications comes out, or a […]
Almost every job seeker desires to work for a high-end company that offers exceptional career opportunities, compensation and benefits, effective leadership, work-life balance, and vibrant culture. However, with so many employers in the market –approximately 5.6 million in 2016, it can be overwhelming to choose the best one. Fortunately, Glassdoor comes in handy to compile a list […]
Glassdoor has announced its entry into Singapore, Hong Kong and New Zealand. Launched in 2008, Glassdoor now has reviews and insights for over 830,000 companies located in more than 190 countries. In addition, before applying for or accepting a job, job seekers can research what it’s really like to work at potential employers. Glassdoor currently offers more than 45 […]
Glassdoor, the world’s most popular place for online employee reviews, and Indeed (the second most popular) are now owned by the same company. So what now? We explore how this arranged marriage will impact employment branding initiatives now and into the future. Seats are limited, so save your spot today!
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 […]
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 […]
The survey gathered data from 750 recruiters, among them HR employees and other employees responsible for hiring in the U.S. and U.K.
The annual pilgrimage that brings employers and CEOs from all ’round to Glassdoor’s “Best of” lists is finally here. Did your company make the Top Ten list? Here it is: Facebook Bain & Company Boston Consulting Group In-N-Out Burger Google lululemon Hubspot World Wide Technology St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Ultimate Software SAP McKinsey Keller […]