Amy Noah as Vice President of Business Development, TopUSAJobs.com, Inc. (read more)
The Dice Report
In every job market there are aces. In tech, it's highly sought-after skills.
The "inside the numbers" tale of recruiting activity on Dice shows overall job postings have yet to achieve their all-time high, but some technology skills aren't waiting – having reached new pinnacles to start October.
Top 75 Career Websites
In early August, Forbes Leadership put out a call for nominations for their inaugural list of the best career websites, largely inspired by ForbesWoman's annual list of Top 100 Websites For Women. They endeavored to assemble a comprehensive guide to smart and engaging sites. To accomplish this they challenged their readers, to submit their picks for the best online destinations for interns, job seekers, business owners, established professionals, retirees, and anyone else looking to launch, improve, advance, or change his or her career.
Most Overrated and Underrated Jobs Ad Agency Exec is Most Overrated; Computer Systems Analyst is Most Underrated
Some of the most appealing jobs in today's workplace are underrated, while alluring jobs like advertising agency executive, photojournalist and public relations executive may hold cachet - but they also have a downside,
landing them on the CareerCast.com list of most overrated jobs of 2012. Also placing on the most overrated jobs list were senior
corporate executive, commercial airline pilot, stockbroker, surgeon and attorney. (read more)
CKR Interactive Opens Chicago Office and Brings on Recruitment Advertising Industry Veteran & eQuest Continues Expansion Plans by Opening Shanghai Offices (read more)
Aquisition Indeed announced that it will be acquired by Recruit Co. Ltd, a leading provider of integrated HR and information services based in Japan.
The acquisition enables Indeed, the most visited job site in the world, to continue its rapid expansion while benefiting from Recruit's reach and resources. Indeed will be an independent operating unit of Recruit, led by Indeed's current senior management team.
Poor Talent Management Stifling Innovation
CGMA Report: Poor Talent Management Stifling Innovation, Capping Financial Growth. Global survey reveals disconnect
in C-suite, need for more rigorous approach to human capital strategy
TMP Worldwide Wins 17 Awards
TMP Worldwide Wins 17 Awards, Including Best Employment Website At Web Marketing Association's 2012 WebAward
Competition (read more)
New York City artist Ray Sumser's Characternity is a massive digital image created from over 3,000 visual pop culture references. It features characters from blockbuster cinema, comic books, cartoons, video games and the breadth of visual culture and art. From Mickey Mouse to Moby Dick, Super Mario to Superman, and Godzilla to Galactus, it can be hard to come up with fictional icons not in the picture.
Prints can be ordered online.