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12 Sep, 2018

HackerRank Launches AI-Powered Tech Talent Matrix

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HackerRank announced the launch of the Tech Talent Matrix, a tool that uses artificial intelligence informed by more than 7 million developer skill assessment tests. The Tech Talent Matrix is designed to help businesses attract developers by improving the tests they ask developers to take before being hired.

12 Sep, 2018

Cornerstone Launches New Entry-Level Recruiting Solution, Acquires Workpop

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Cornerstone Frontline Changes the Talent Acquisition Game for Retail, Manufacturing and Healthcare Companies Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ:CSOD), a global leader in cloud-based learning and human capital management software, today unveiled Cornerstone Frontline, a recruiting solution built to meet the needs of companies seeking to hire local, entry-level and frontline employees, such as store managers recruiting new cashiers, supervisors seeking seasonal warehouse employees and healthcare providers looking for administrative staff. Today, Cornerstone has more than 1,000 retail, manufacturing and healthcare clients. Cornerstone also announced the acquisition of Workpop, Inc . Founded in 2014, Workpop provides an easy-to-use, robust web and mobile solution for candidates and hiring managers in service-based industries. Workpop supports smaller retail chains and well-known brands such as The Peninsula Hotels, Hillstone Restaurant Group, Tao Group, Sweetgreen and Jersey Mike’s Subs.

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12 Sep, 2018

UK-Based Job Today Raises $16M

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Accel-backed mobile-first jobs app Job Today has pulled in another $16M — an expansion to its November 2016 $20M Series B round. It raised a $10M Series A in January of the same year. The 2015 founded startup offers a mobile app for job seekers that does away with the need for a CV.Instead  job seekers create a profile in the app and can apply to relevant jobs. Employers can then triage potential applicants via the app and chat to any they like the look of via its messaging platform.

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5 Sep, 2018

PROCUREMENT SOFTWARE FIRM BUYS VMS PROVIDER DCR WORKFORCE

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Procurement software maker Coupa Software (NASD: COUP) announced Monday it acquired DCR Workforce, a provider of a vendor management system for managing contingent workforces. Coupa reported it paid $25 million upfront for the company with an earnout potential, according to a conference call with analysts.

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30 Aug, 2018

vCandidates.com Launches Subscription-Based Talent Platform

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Created by recruiters, for recruiters, vCandidates.com offers a variety of unique features not found in any other solution. The vCan Manager is vCandidates.com Employment Relationship Manager. It automatically tracks the search, screening, communication and presentation process for both recruiters and candidates. Through the online portal, recruiters can easily see what candidates they have earmarked as a fit for a position, when interviews have taken place when follow-ups need to be done and if an offer has been made or a candidate has been removed from consideration. All communications between the recruiter, candidate and even hiring managers are organized and easily digestible. Using vCan Manager recruiters can send messages and notifications, manage an interview calendar, update interview pipelines and create and load response emails to candidates that will automatically be sent out as a candidate moves through the recruiting process and becomes identified as a potential fit for a position, eliminating the need to remember to manually send updated notices.

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28 Aug, 2018

Good&Co launches New Talent Assessment App for Enterprise Teams

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Good&Co, the talent assessment app announced the launch of its enterprise edition: Teamwork Pro. Teamwork Pro helps managers and recruiters analyze team members’ personalities and find candidates who are compatible with the team. Teamwork Pro also lets companies track team wellness in real time by alerting managers of potential issues and offering insights that promote symbiosis through weekly engagement surveys

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28 Aug, 2018

Montage Launches New AI-Enabled Recruiting Assistant

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Montage today announced the launch of the Montage Intelligent Recruiting Assistant (Mira). Mira solves the challenges talent acquisition teams face and meets candidate expectations for a fast and easy hiring experience. An example, Mira schedules interviews, candidates select the time that works best for them.

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27 Aug, 2018

Monster Teases New “Studios” Mobile App

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According to ERE’s sources, startup VideoMyJob partnered with Monster to provide some, if not all of the app’s functionality. A quick look at some of the features reveal a lot of similarities.

For instance, Monster Studios touts a “teleprompter feature to easily produce videos,” which is something VideoMyJob offers. Additionally, the ability to edit videos and boost them on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter is something VideoMyJob offers as well.

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23 Aug, 2018

Merlin Launches In New York City Metro Area to Help Hourly Workers Find The Best Job Opportunities

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Merlin, a jobs platform exclusively for hourly workers, launched today in the New York City metro area.

Candidates on Merlin forgo traditional resumes or cover letters for a user profile that highlights their experience, personality, and skills. From there, candidates are matched to opportunities aligned with their qualifications and closest to their home. Merlin uses a matching algorithm to connect qualified candidates with hiring employers in less than a day. The app is available for job seekers and recruiters on Android and iOS devices.

Merlin has secured $24 million in funding from leading partners including General Catalyst, Firstmark, FJ Labs and Uncork, among others. The company plans to expand its offering to other major U.S. cities in the coming months.

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21 Aug, 2018

Vervoe Implements AI-Powered Skills Testing to Assess All Candidates Fairly and Reduce Recruitment Bias

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Vervoe today announced the release of AI-powered skills testing that automatically recommends the best candidates based on performance, saving time and, more importantly, letting the real talent shine through sooner.

The newly released machine learning algorithms, which boasts an 83 percent accuracy rate in predicting top performers across all job types, automatically provides employers with an immediate score and ranks any number of candidates purely based on their performance of relevant tasks.

Vervoe also plans to introduce a bias detecting feature in the coming months, showing employers which biases they appear to be exhibiting based on their selection criteria.

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