Talking Staffing With John Nurthen

John Nurthen John Nurthen is one of the keynote speakers at The Job Board Summit 2014 – Europe. John is Executive Director of Global Research, for Staffing Industry Analysts. The global advisory on contingent work, he has also held senior managerial roles for three of the world’s largest staffing companies.

John shared his thoughts with us at Jobg8 on some of the key trends in the world of recruitment and talent acquisition today. Continue reading “Talking Staffing With John Nurthen”

Seek.com to create Asian Job Site Giant

The Asian recruitment market will soon see a new powerhouse in the sector. This will all be majority-owned by Seek Ltd, the Australia based Job Board giant. Seek is buying the 78 percent of the JobStreet Corp that it doesn’t currently own. It will merge JobStreet and JobsDB (in which it already owns a majority stake).

The announcement also came at the same time that Seek announced its results for the second half of 2013. The company is maintaining a compound annual growth rate of nearly 40 percent, with annual revenue of a$720.5 million ($651.3 U.S.)  Its shares soared on news of the record profits, hitting a new all-time high of a$16.00.

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Jobg8 – The Best Job Board Articles of the Month

Jobg8 – The Best Job Board Articles of the Month

We’re already into February and we’ve had a great start to the year with our businesses. We really are a barometer for the economy and confidence seems to be high amongst job boards.

As you all know we love to share great content at Jobg8. Please also take a look at our other favourite blogs from previous months.

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