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JobsInLogistics acquires Net-temps – Great combo!

JobsInLogistics acquires Net-temps – Great combo!

JobsInLogistics, one of the strongest brands in the transportation niche recruiting niche, announced the acquisition of Net-temps.com, one of the pioneers of Internet Recruiting, and one of the strongest brands in the Temp-to-Perm and part-time recruiting and staffing niche. As a long time Internet recruiting veteran and Internet job board pioneer, I’m always interested, and more often,...

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Dice.com acquires onTargetJobs – $50 Million cash

Dice Holdings, the parent company of Dice.com, RigZone.com, Slashdot, and other properties, today announced the purchase of onTargetJobs, the parent company of Hcareers.com, HealtheCareers, and Biospace. The purchase was for $50 million in cash, based on trailing 12 months revenues of approximately $38 million. The acquisition seems to go along with Dice CEO, Mike Durney’s, vertical roll-up...

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The End of the Yahoo! 4 Hour Work Week!

The End of the Yahoo! 4 Hour Work Week!

In a recent announcement, Yahoo CEO, Marrissa Mayer, decided that it’s time to end “The Yahoo 4 hour Work Week!”. From my personal experience, Yahoo has been living the “4 hour work week” with a culture of non-accountability. Several years ago, I was working on a job advertising partnership with Yahoo. No one on the Yahoo team would make a decision. No one was ever...

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IRONMAN: They really don’t know

A couple of days ago, after severely injuring my low back while training for Ironman Canada (coming up in 3 weeks), I was referred to Chiro-Medical, a top notch Athletes Chiropractor and Medical office in San Francisco. (which I highly recommend… my Chiropractor was Daniel Lord, D.C). With my head in my hands, dealing with the lower back pain, I slowly looked up an saw the following...

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TubeMogul – Your Personal Branding Video Ad Distribution Network!

TubeMogul – Your Personal Branding Video Ad Distribution Network!

This morning, TubeMogul.com launched their Video Distribution and Advertising Network. They’ve been working on it for months. I can’t wait to see how it affects Personal Branding Videos. From a personal branding point of view, this might be a major Tipping Point for targeting your niche audience. Personal Branding is all about Authority and Authenticity. It’s about being you,...

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30 special days with a special 5 year old…

I have to say, sometimes I’m just a really lucky guy. Imagine having the opportunity to spend 30 days, alone with your 5 year old daughter on a Tropical Island. We get to do what ever we want (as long as she gets to school… she gets fed, she behaves (or I do… I forget which), and are somewhat responsible. I know it sounds a little strange, but that’s what I’m up...

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