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Leading Job Boards Address Challenges of Globalization

November 15, 2005
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Changes, which may be a response to recruiters' calls for innovation, arrive as the "Big Three" employment sites enjoy a period of sustained growth in their businesses.
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Pay-per-click Struggles for Recruiter Recognition

November 15, 2005
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Despite its close association with blue-chip search companies like Google, Yahoo and MSN, the advertising technique known as pay-per-click has yet to become widely known as a recruitment tool. But for employers, it is a low-cost way to gain visibility with job seekers.
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Craigslist's Loyal Audience, Local Focus Make It a Unique Player in Job Listings

August 29, 2005
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The secret to the online destination’s success may be that it’s not really an employment site, which means it draws the passive candidates recruiters covet.
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Chaos Performance Review

August 2, 2005
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Secretary of Labor Elaine Chao says that her department's mission is to ensure the competitiveness of the American workforce. Two aides, Deputy Secretary Steven Law and Assistant Secretary Ann Combs, answer questions about department business, pension reform and how their boss, now the second-longest-tenured labor secretary in U.S. history, does her job.
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From Immigrant Outsider to D.C. Insider

August 2, 2005
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"I think I'm a much better leader now than I ever was before," Elaine Chao says.
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A Sitdown With the Secretary

August 2, 2005
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Rejecting criticism that her department cares more about companies than workers, U.S. Labor Secretary Elaine Chao talks about her record on safety, pension recovery and white-collar overtime.
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Taleo's Next Version Public Company

June 29, 2005
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Initial public offerings may stir memories of the late 1990s, when it seemed like anyone with an idea, a Web site and a generous helping of other people's money could take a company public-and watch it all disappear just as easily. But Taleo, which originated in Canada five years ago as a company called Recruitsoft, is no dot-com pipe dream. With a new CEO and CFO now in place, Taleo is poised for an initial public offering and expansion.
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Overseas Job Candidates Redefine Due Diligence

June 8, 2005
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Searches in foreign countries take longer than in the U.S., potentially lengthening time to hire by as much as a month.
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State of the Sector Recruitment and Staffing

May 11, 2005
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Employers get smarter about using the Web and strengthen employee referral programs. Meanwhile, companies that match job seekers and employers report that business is picking up.
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