Aggregation is not new. We first saw early job aggregators around 1999 and in recent years we have seen a huge growth in job aggregators globally but, what is surprising people is the value being put on such and this was certainly the case last year when Indeed.com was acquired for $1.250bn.
The Jobg8 Summits both in Europe and our recent June event in North America have enjoyed huge support from the aggregators and I’ve had the opportunity to meet and discuss “aggregation” with the founders of a number of leading sites.
My first interview in this series is with Doug Monro Co Founder of Adzuna.
Continue reading “Talking Aggregation – The Interview Series”
Despite it being summer, we at Jobg8 are seeing some great articles on job boards and our industry and are delighted to share our favourites with you. Continue reading “Job Board Updates”
Back in June at our North American Job Board Summit, one of our keynote speakers on the topic of “Mobile Recruiting” was Michael Marlatt. As well as being a recruiter, Michael has built the amazing mRec, the world’s largest conference on Mobile and Recruiting.
In its 3rd year, this year’s event on the 23rd/24th September in Atlanta sees recruiting leaders from organisations such as Groupon, LinkedIn, PepsiCo, Accenture and an amazing line up of speakers descend for this two-day mobile recruiting fest. We are delighted to announce that Jobg8 will be attending and sharing details of the event via our blog and twitter feed. Continue reading “Mobile recruiting in Atlanta mrec 2013”