According to a ComScore look at December 2013 traffic, job seekers are increasingly preferring aggregators to major recruitment sites. Additionally, Indeed.com is preferred to its major competitor, SimplyHired. In a look at traffic for the "big four" - Indeed, SimplyHired, Monster and CareerBuilder - Indeed was the only one whose traffic didn't take a year-over-year nose dive.
CareerBuilder reports its North America revenue to the AIM Group in two ways - with and without the listing sales generated by its approximately 124 newspaper partners.
For Q4 2013 CareerBuilder's North American revenue, including that generated by newspaper staff, was $171 million. That represented a 1 percent drop from the prior quarter, but a 3 percent increase year-over-year (YOY.)
As blog contributor for Huffington Post, CareerBuilder CEO Matt Ferguson said that it is the responsibility of businesses to train and reskill the long-term unemployed.
"The share of the unemployed population that has been out of work for more than 27 weeks is nearly 40 percent - a high figure not reached in previous recoveries," Ferguson wrote.
"As it stands now, the lo
Gannett Company classified advertising comparisons in the fourth quarter of 2013 were slightly better than third quarter comparisons, thanks to improvements in automotive and recruitment advertising. Compared with the same time period last year, however, classified revenue was down more than five percent. The worst classified news was the evident newspaper abandonment by legal-notice advertisers
Chicago-based recruiting services firm Brill Street primarily focuses on placing Generation Y can
Cramer-Kasselt is the advertising agency that came up with the famous CareerBuilder Monk-e-Mail campaign. Calling it "the most succe