Some recent job boards in the news…
* I discovered a new word press plug to create job board functionality.
* ResumeBear has created a new simplified apply process using their resume profile service.
The simple and easy applying process is what separates ResumeBear from other Job Boards. Pick the Job Post, choose a Resume, customize the Cover Letter and Send; The Tracking begins.
“Now with over 250,000 Resumes accumulated from job seekers in the ResumeBear data-base, employers now have a vast selection of candidates to hire from” says Bob Warren….read full article.
* TNhospiltalJobs.com is a new “micro-niche” job board. Its a hybrid combining a locality with an industry. I think we’ll start to see more of these type boards in the coming years.
* Monster is getting squeezed…A fragile economy and increasing competition from social networking brands such as newly-listed LinkedIn Corp, are making life tougher for online job boards Monster Worldwide Inc and Dice Holdings Inc.
Monster’s margins are being squeezed, and the company, which pioneered digital recruiting almost 20 years ago, looks out of touch, missing out on an industry rebound. Read Full Article