Kathleen Smith: ClearedJobs.Net and brand importance for the job board industry

Katleen Smith

Kathleen Smith is the Chief Marketing Officer at ClearedJobs.Net. With 20+ years of extensive experience in Marketing and the commercial world, Kathleen is without a doubt an expert when it comes to managing your branding.

Kathleen will be discussing  what a brand is and how these fit into the job board industry at The Job Board Summit 2015 – North America alongside ADP’s Jenny DeVaughn.

Kathleen gave us some exclusive insights into some of the topics she’ll be discussing with Jenny as well as a fantastic run down of just how she helped make ClearedJobs.Net such a success. Continue reading “Kathleen Smith: ClearedJobs.Net and brand importance for the job board industry”

The Job Board Summit Interview Series – John Sumser

John Sumser was the job board industry’s first analyst. He was its first blogger (although it wasn’t called that in 1994). He was also its first expert witness for an FTC hearing on whether a proposed acquisition would create a monopoly. He published its first newsletter and has been quoted everywhere you can think of.

John Sumser
John Sumser

In the late 90’s and early 00’s, John relentlessly championed targeted recruiting, talent communities, employment branding plus a series of other notions that we take for granted today.

Today, he blends his passions for imagining the future and clear communications  as a consultant and industry analyst. He also helps companies clarify/improve their product road maps and development direction.

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