According to new data, Yahoo.com replaced Facebook.com as the second-most-visited Web site in April according to Compete.
Month-over-month, Yahoo grew less than 1% to 164.4 million unique visitors, while Facebook’s monthly unique visitors dropped nearly half a percent to 164.1 million. Google remained number one with 171.9 million unique visitors, though Google experienced a decrease of a half a percent in April.
LinkedIn.com drew a record high 35 million unique visitors in…Continue
Posted on May 17, 2013 at 4:00pm
Google Sites led the U.S. explicit core search market in April with 66.5% market share, followed by Microsoft Sites with 17.3% (up 0.4 percentage points) and Yahoo! Sites with 12.0% (up 0.2 percentage points). Ask Network accounted for 2.7% of explicit core searches, followed by AOL, Inc. with 1.4% according to the newly-released comScore rankings. Explicit Core Search excludes contextually driven searches that do not reflect specific user intent to interact with the search…Continue
Posted on May 15, 2013 at 5:08pm
50% of respondents to the SHRM (Society For Human Resource Management) Jobs Outlook Survey (April-June, 2013) have some level of confidence in the U.S. job market for the second quarter of 2013 and expect job growth.
SHRM reports that 41% are somewhat optimistic about job growth in the United States, and another 9% are very optimistic and anticipate job growth during the quarter. That represents a modest increase from the SHRM fourth quarter of 2012 survey, when 45% of respondents…Continue
Posted on May 15, 2013 at 12:23pm
Based on a survey of nearly 66,000 undergraduate students, Universum’s 2013 IDEAL Employers Survey reveals how employers are attracting students. This year's results were announced at the Employer Branding Conference, an annual event in New York held for top executives in Recruitment and Talent Attraction. Shaker’s Tony Lepore attended the event.
Continuing the trend of recent years, having work/life balance and a secure job were the top overall career goals among students. Since…Continue
Posted on May 9, 2013 at 5:28pm
Shaker client Dollar General is planning to hire 10,000 new employees in May for its store and distribution center locations.
Career fairs to recruit candidates will be held throughout the month including a national hiring fair on Saturday, May 18 at approximately 170 locations for…
Posted on May 2, 2013 at 9:00am