Look Who's Blogging
Simply Hired Goes Live with Blog for Job Seekers and Talent Seekers
Mountain View, CA – Wednesday, September 6, 2006– Simply Hired, the world’s largest search engine for jobs, today announced a new blog targeted at the employment market, with content for both job seekers and the folks who want to hire them. The blog is located at: http://blog.simplyhired.com/.
“Our plan is to engage industry experts in a meaningful dialogue about talent acquisition and to serve job seekers by offering them insights into how to land their dream job," said Gautam Godhwani, chief executive officer of Simply Hired.
The newly polished Simply Hired blog will feature industry notables such as Jeff Hunter, who won the 2005 “Blog of the Year" from Recruiting.com for his blog Talentism and Simply Hired investor, Guy Kawasaki, who writes a popular technology blog ranked in the Technorati-100. Kawasaki’s blog has featured career topics such as, Everything You Wanted to Know About Getting a Job in Silicon Valley But Didn't Know Who to Ask. Kawasaki will be expanding on these themes and offering other types of job search advice on Simply Hired’s blog. Other key contributors will include Simply Hired chief executive officer, Gautam Godhwani and Simply Hired vice president of marketing, Phil Carpenter.
About Simply Hired, Inc.
With more than 5 million job listings and counting, Simply Hired (www.SimplyHired.com) is the world's largest search engine for jobs. We search thousands of sources, including large and small job boards, newspaper and classified listings, and company websites. Our mission is to help people find their ideal jobs in the simplest way possible.
Simply Hired has been named one of the "50 Coolest Websites 2005" by Time Magazine, Business Week's "Best of the Web," PC World's "50 Best New Websites," and the "Next Net 25" by Business 2.0.
Simply Hired has raised $17.7M in funding from News Corporation's Fox Interactive Media, Foundation Capital, Garage Technology Ventures and individual investors. The company is privately held and is based in Mountain View, California.