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  • Job Site Dice Acquires Recruiting Startup getTalent

    Job Site Dice Acquires Recruiting Startup getTalent

    getTalent founder and CEO Abraham Shafi told me that his SuccessFactors-backed startup was just acquired by job site Dice. With getTalent, customers (who supposedly include Walmart, MTV, and Box) can add a plug-in to their job listings and career pages, allowing visitors to sign up for a “talent community,” where they’ll receive targeted content and listings. Recruiters can… Read More

  • getTalent Launches iOS App For Scanning Paper Résumés

    getTalent Launches iOS App For Scanning Paper Résumés

    getTalent, a service that helps companies build a relationship with potential hires before they apply for a job, is about to get more useful at real-world recruiting events, thanks to the latest update to its mobile app, which includes the ability to scan and upload paper résumés directly into the getTalent system. Like business cards, résumés are supposed to be dead or dying, yet they… Read More

  • getTalent Helps Companies Build Relationships With Job Candidates, Raises $2.6M Led By SuccessFactors

    getTalent Helps Companies Build Relationships With Job Candidates, Raises $2.6M Led By SuccessFactors

    GetTalent, a startup offering tools candidate engagement tools for recruiters, is emerging from stealth mode today. It’s also announcing that it has raised $2.6 million in funding. The company’s largest investor is HR software maker SuccessFactors, which was acquired by SAP last year. Angel investors include Krutal Desai (head of special projects at Automattic/WordPress) and Micrel… Read More