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The Evenbase Quarterly Recruitment Review: My Thoughts

I’ve just received the Spring edition of the Quarterly Recruitment Review from Evenbase. I always value this research because it is conducted independently by HPI Research, who conduct on-line surveys of 500 job seekers and 200 decision makers within corporate companies. I have found this research to offer a very good reflection of the market […]

Breaking News: Evenbase announces acquisition of Jobrapido

In January, I blogged about the launch of Evenbase, and what this might mean for the digital  recruiting space. The Evenbase portfolio comprises of the market leading digital recruitment assets within the DMGT Group,including Oilcareers, Jobsite and 10 other niche, generalist and vertical sector job boards, the leading multi-poster and unified search provider Broadbean, and […]

Guest Post: David Walliams Social Community – Elkie Holland

It’s been amazing to watch David Walliams swim the Thames in aid of international charity sports relief. As much as his physical feat has been awe-inspiring, it’s also been incredible to see how people have used social to connect, follow his progress and ultimately raise money for the cause. Whether it has been following his […]

Facebook, Twitter and Blackberry Messenger used to summon mobs (the headline you won’t read!)

It has now been proven that social media channels, particularly twitter, Facebook and Blackberry messenger has been used to spread messages summoning mobs to hot spots around England. Some of these mobs included youths, some even wearing hoods. Facebook groups and hashtags have sprung up across all these social channels encouraging these mobs, fully tooled […]

Brave New Talent Secures Funding For Growth

#trulondon sponsor and social recruiting evangelists Brave New Talent have secured significant funding for growth from venture capitalists Northzone Ventures and angel investors Pierce Casey and Mike Bourne. Along with the cash, co-founder and partner of Northzone, Bjorn Stray will be joining the board, bringing with him extensive experience of the online recruitment sector. Bjorn […]