Category: RecTech

Where recruiting and technology intersect. Guests include recruiters, HR professionals and HR tech vendors who talk about using technology to find talent. Hosted by Chris Russell, Managing Director of RecTech Media.

Checkr Layoffs

Techcrunch is reporting that Checkr, a 10-year-old employee background check company  which was last valued at $5 billion has laid off 382 employees as companies are not significantly hiring talent. Tech company Multiverse has acquired Searchlight, a talent intelligence and skills assessment platform that uses AI to help companies […]

Indeed Gets Smart, Modal Raises

Remote, the leader in building, managing, and supporting globally distributed workforces, has completed the acquisition of Easop, a compliance solution for businesses with international talent to grant and manage equity to their teams across 70+ countries. ClearanceJobs, the leading online community for security-cleared professionals, has launched the ability to […]

New Networking App & Some Acquisitions

DENVER— Guild, the leader in opportunity creation for America’s workforce, today announced its newest product capability, Career Pathways, a career planning solution that empowers employees to pursue learning programs tied to in-demand career tracks at their employer, while also empowering employers to curate their education benefits to activate their frontline […]

Glassdoor Breaks, WorkLLama Adds ATS

Users of Glassdoor, the site that touted anonymous employee reviews of companies, are reporting that their names and job titles are being added to their accounts without their consent.  Culture Amp, the world’s leading employee experience platform, announced today that it intends to acquire people analytics company, Orgnostic. […]

Deel Strikes Again

San Francisco, March 6, 2024 – Remofirst, the most affordable HR solution for employing talent worldwide, today announced that it has raised $25 million in a Series A funding, in a round led by Octopus Ventures, with participation by existing investors First Advantage Corporation (NASDAQ: FA), a leading provider […]

Deel Deals, Workday Scores

ZipRecruiter® (NYSE: ZIP) a leading online employment marketplace, today announced financial results for the quarter and full year ended December 31, 2023.  Full-year revenue of $645.7 million Full-year net income of $49.1 million, or net income margin of 8% Resume and recruitment platform Hellohive seeks to help eliminate hiring […]