Google Makes It Easier to Find Work-From-Home Jobs

Google has made it easier to find work-from-home jobs, almost a year after it began adding more job search features to its search engine. “To help employers and recruitment platforms connect with candidates who need more flexibility, today we are announcing an improved job search experience that allows our customers to make remote work opportunitiesRead More

Scout24 Expresses Interest in eBay’s Classifieds Business

Scout24, the Germany-based autos and property marketplace, expressed an interest on Monday in acquisitions if eBay sells its classifieds business following pressure from activist investors to do so. “That is a concrete example we are looking at,” CEO Tobias Hartmann told journalists after Scout24 reported double-digit growth in revenue and profits last year. Scout24 is itself the targetRead More

IBM Apologises for Using Ethnic Labels Like ‘Yellow’ and ‘Mulatto’ on Job Application

  IBM apologised Tuesday after one of its recruitment Web pages gave applicants the option of using racially insensitive terms to identify themselves. The process took job seekers to a drop-down menu that included “yellow” and “mulatto” with Caucasian, black and other options. The IT services company said the application had been automatically imported fromRead More