Thursday, May 31, 2012 8:02:00 AM
Apple's iPhone will make the leap to the prepaid world through Leap Wireless's Cricket wireless service.
The regional prepaid carrier plans to sell the iPhone on June 22, although its no-contract plans means a higher upfront cost. The... Read More
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 12:43:00 PM
The World Food Programme (WFP), the food aid arm of the United Nations and the world’s largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide, will host a Google+ Hangout from the front lines of the Sahel Crisis today at 3:00 p.m. EDT (12... Read More
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 7:34:00 AM
Nokia today announced it is losing another senior executive: Esko Aho, who had once been the prime minister of Finland and is currently EVP, corporate relations and responsibility and a member of Nokia’s leadership team, is leaving the... Read More
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 7:00:00 AM
I recently helped a client hire some engineers in China. The company had first tried to fill the jobs themselves, but had no success. When we started working on the job the hiring manager was shocked at hearing that candidates expected increases... Read More
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 12:09:00 PM
A new report looks at U.S. immigration policies, compares them to Australia, Canada, Chile, China, Germany, Ireland, Israel, Singapore, and the UK, and says changes are needed to keep America from falling being in the global battle over skilled... Read More
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 9:41:00 AM
Employee referrals are up at eBay, the owner of such brands as PayPal and StubHub, up enough that it has candidates in a pipeline that is hasn’t gotten to yet.
The percentage of hires coming via referral is about 32% at eBay, up about... Read More
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 9:39:00 AM
Until recently, the idea of holding a conversation with a computer seemed pure science fiction. If you asked a computer to “open the pod bay doors”—well, that was only in movies.
But things are changing, and quickly. A growing number of ... Read More
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 9:29:00 AM
The most "complex malware ever found" -- Flame-- has taken the information security world by surprise. Given that it is said to have been around for years, how did everyone miss it?
Several security research firms, including Symantec,... Read More
Monday, May 28, 2012 9:21:00 AM
As Apple's new MacBooks are expected to launch in the near future, related upstream supply chain players are reportedly facing labor shortages because of strong orders from Apple, while some supply chain makers are even outsourcing their... Read More
Monday, May 28, 2012 9:18:00 AM
You filled out the job application, updated your resume and clicked “Submit.” But as the days or weeks pass, you never receive a phone call or email from the employer. What happened?
Unbeknownst to many job seekers, a whopping 72% of resumes... Read More