Job Boards

Here’s Why Snagajob Rebranded Itself as Snag

“People aren’t looking to snag-a-job, anymore,” said Snag CEO Peter Harrison. “They’re looking to snag-a-shift.” Reminiscent of Snapchat shortening its name to Snap and telling the world it’s more than just disappearing messages, 18-year-old Snagajob is rebranding itself Snag, attributing the…

How Google Begins and Ends the War for Talent

The average member of the workforce is well aware that today’s job hunt looks very different than it did just a few years ago. Now, virtually all applications must be completed online, and there’s usually an opportunity to populate applications…

Oh, Canada! Indeed.com Acquires Workopolis

America’s neighbor to the north has a new job search overlord. Announced today, Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. will acquire the website and assets of Canadian job site Workopolis.com through its subsidiary, Indeed. Workopolis will become part of Indeed’s publisher network,…

Speed: The Hidden Driver of Candidate Quality

Data from 6,600 hires across 10 industries suggests that there’s an intriguing link between a job offer and the timing of a job seeker’s application. Specifically: the early bird gets the job. This research looking into hiring behavior found that:…