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Thanks to jobs.ch I finally had the opportunity to speak about and share my passion for social recruiting in public. Here’s how it went on 8 November 2012 in Coppet, Switzerland. How did my first public presentation about social recruiting go? The answer is actually quite simple: It was a fantastic experience. At least for [...]

This is part 2 of my interview with Cornel Mueller, co-founder of the job search engine Jobagent. In this part we cover copyrights of job ads, the future of recruitment and whether Evenbase is trying to cut their losses? Check out part 1 where we discussed what job aggregators and job search engines are and [...]

This is part 1 of my interview with Cornel Mueller, co-founder of the job search engine Jobagent. In this part we cover the basics: what are job aggregators and job search engines, what is the big difference to a job board? In part 2 of the interview I’ll ask Cornel how well he sleeps at [...]

KPMG Job Ads: Meet The Family

by Etienne Besson on 28 June 2012

in HR Tools,Online Profiles,Recruitment

KPMG Switzerland just launched a new job ad: click on the “Your Team” tab and you will see your future team members, managers, and other colleagues. It’s no secret that I’m a big fan of providing as much information as possible to prospective employees. In my recent guest post on Cornel Mueller’s (@jobagent) Job Und [...]

Last Friday I saw an intriguing tweet by Yves Maeder (@YvesMaeder), CEO of Jobup AG (they own job boards like jobup.ch and jobwinner.ch). Loosely translated from German, his tweet said: Happy about ads from our competitors on jobwinner.ch – thanks go to the Carmenstrasse #jobwinner.ch Comments: jobs.ch have offices at the Carmenstrasse in Zurich URLs [...]

More and more companies and recruiters say that they’re using social media for recruiting. But is it “real” social media? And does it actually matter? Not long ago most HR departments couldn’t imagine using social media at all. This seems to change with LinkedIn (or Xing / Viadeo) becoming part of the tools recruiters use [...]