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Why Did Indeed Acquire Resume.com?

Historically, Indeed’s acquisitions make a lot of sense. Adding Simply Hired, Interview, and Workopolis are pretty easy to justify. Same thing for Recruit Holdings, Indeed’s parent company, which recently added Glassdoor to the arsenal. The recent news that Indeed had acquired…

Corporate Career Website

What 1 Million Chatbot Conversations Tell Us

A lot of companies are contemplating adding a chatbot to their careers site in order to drive higher conversation rates into the applicant tracking system, and to boost the candidate experience. Chatbots have been very successful in the worlds of…

Job Descriptions

Job Descriptions Are A Branding Opportunity

Do your job descriptions enable candidates to feel your culture? If they don’t, you are missing out on a distinctive branding opportunity and likely wasting precious time sorting through the wrong cultural fits. Brand every piece of content you post and…

Talent Acquisition

Global Talent Acquisition — It’s a Thing!

Global talent acquisition is indeed a Thing. In fact, with the right strategy and tools for sourcing, assessment, and candidate engagement, global recruitment teams can virtually “follow the sun,” accelerating the speed and quality of hiring. It’s also a thing I spoke with Ben…

Resumes

What Blockchains Can Do for Recruiting

Blockchain is a young technology, first conceptualised in 2008, and still mainly used to support cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum. It has dubious antecedents; some of the motivation to create it was to make it difficult for law enforcement agencies…