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The average app developer 'earns £70k a year'. But hold the champagne...

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Recruitment agency says 'the app economy is serious business' but there may be a serious shakeout aheadAt a time of considerable uncertainty for the global economy, some good news! "The average annual pay for 'app' developers has shot up 27% in just the last 12 months to an average of...
The average app developer 'earns £70k a year'. But hold the champagne...

Confirmed: LinkedIn Rolling Out 'Simpler' Homepage To All Users In Coming Weeks

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Just a little update on our report from last week about LinkedIn and what appeared to be new test pages for its website: the company today has confirmed the changes and says that it will be rolling them out to all its 160 million-plus users in the next couple of...
Confirmed: LinkedIn Rolling Out 'Simpler' Homepage To All Users In Coming Weeks

Five ways to job hunt using Facebook

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Would you use Facebook to job hunt? According to the 2012 Social Job Seeker Survey by recruiting and job site Jobvite, Facebook is emerging as a leading social network for job hunting. But job seekers aren't the only ones turning to social media, recruiters are, too. According to the...
Five ways to job hunt using Facebook
Spuul Launches with a Huge Ambition: Digitizing Bollywood

How to find top IT talent on LinkedIn

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The problem with job boards, says Nathanson: "They were only engaging an audience that was actively looking for a job." The only option for companies then would be to post a job and wait. What was missing was a way to target and identify passive candidates who aren't necessarily...
How to find top IT talent on LinkedIn

Five years later, I'm off to ABC News...

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Funny enough, it was exactly five years ago this week that I decided I wanted to be a technology reporter.   I was working at a New York PR agency — my first job out of college — and knowing that I loved new technology, my friend Becca asked me...
Five years later, I'm off to ABC News...

Privacy On The Internet Is Misunderstood

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With the recent Facebook announcements, the Google Buzz launch debacle and the Blippy credit card mess, Privacy is being constantly talked about. If you look at those three events, we have three very different definitions of privacy. Blippy’s issue was thankfully limited to a handful of credit card numbers. However,...
Privacy On The Internet Is Misunderstood

Bright Launches Bright Labs, A Site Packed With Jobs Data And Job-Seeking Tips

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Back in June, Bright announced a new recruiting tool called Bright Score, a system that automatically scores whether someone is a good fit for the job. But that’s just one way Bright can make use of all the jobs data that it has amassed — the company claims to have processed more...
Bright Launches Bright Labs, A Site Packed With Jobs Data And Job-Seeking Tips
LinkedIn Is Gearing Up For A Redesign: Bigger Pictures, Anchored Menu (And A Life Less Tweeted)

Despite Lowered Guidance, Street Still Bullish on LinkedIn

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LinkedIn delivered yet another stellar quarter during Thursday’s earnings report, beating the Street’s estimates with revenue of $325 million, up 72 percent year over year. But traders didn’t like everything they saw. LinkedIn lowered its second-quarter guidance below analyst’s consensus, expecting revenue of $342 million to $347 million and adjusted...
Despite Lowered Guidance, Street Still Bullish on LinkedIn

Looking For A New Job Title? This Hilarious Website Is For You

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While researching a story on new job titles, we stumbled on this site: The Bullsh-t Job Title Generator.  The folks in the office couldn't stop clicking and laughing. The site explains, "Have a new hiring rec? Can’t think of an exciting title? Have a friend or relative you want to...
Looking For A New Job Title? This Hilarious Website Is For You

MySpace’s Mid Level Management Structure Is Crumbling

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The problem with all of these people who are walking out the door at MySpace isn’t so much the number of them, because MySpace is trying to replace them by hiring more people. It’s the fact that the best people are leaving, and taking a lot of the knowledge base...
MySpace’s Mid Level Management Structure Is Crumbling

Some Big Questions For Apple After The Shake-Up

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KREMLINOLOGISTS looking for a new job might want to start studying the goings-on at Apple's headquarters in Cupertino. A rejig of the firm's top management team and the surprising departure of Scott Forstall, a highly regarded executive who ran the firm's mobile software operations, has sparked speculation in Silicon Valley...
Some Big Questions For Apple After The Shake-Up
LinkedIn shakes its new, improved moneymaker: Recruiter

LinkedIn: Now With Intent Signals for Recruiters, Courtesy of HireSignals

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No sooner does a professional worker get laid off or start think about looking for a new job than can they be expected to utter the phrase, “Time to update my LinkedIn profile.” The professional social network has become the official playing field of job seekers and recruiters alike. Unfortunately,...
LinkedIn: Now With Intent Signals for Recruiters, Courtesy of HireSignals

WHO'S HIRING? These 10 Tech Companies Have The Most Job Openings

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Looking for a new job? It helps to know which companies are hiring. But more than that. It helps to know which companies have lots of openings. The more employees they need, the better your chances for getting the job you want at the salary you want. With that in...
WHO'S HIRING? These 10 Tech Companies Have The Most Job Openings

JIBE Makes It Easier to Get Referred for the Job You Want

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Everybody knows that when you’re looking for a new job, it helps to know someone who works where you want to work. More often than not, being referred for a job by someone on the inside is a big factor in getting or not getting the job. Social networks —...
JIBE Makes It Easier to Get Referred for the Job You Want

Apps Rush: Nokia Reading, PopSci Interactive, Monopoly zAPPed, LinkedIn, My NHS, Bulmers and more

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What's new on the app stores on Monday 14 May 2012A selection of 21 new and notable apps for you today:Nokia ReadingNokia has launched its own e-books store and reader app for Windows Phone. It's launching now in the UK, France, Germany, Italy, Russia and Spain, through the Nokia Collection...
Apps Rush: Nokia Reading, PopSci Interactive, Monopoly zAPPed, LinkedIn, My NHS, Bulmers and more
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