091026 RiseSmart

Topics: HRExaminer, John Sumser, Reviews, by John Sumser
RiseSmart Last week, a small Silicon Valley company proved that there is still vigor left in the HR Marketplace. RiseSmart, a provider of job concierge services, nailed down $4.6 Million in additional funding. That brings their total investment to $8.85Million. One of the less well understood dynamics of venture financing involves the way that successive […]
 

091018 Recruiting.com

Topics: HRExaminer, John Sumser, Reviews, by John Sumser
Recruiting.com This past week, I had a couple of very nice (related) surprises. Jeff Seely, CEO of Recruiting.com (nee Jobster), called and we had a delightful conversation about the joys of taking over and remaking a high-flying company. Seely, who is a seasoned entrepreneur, took the helm of Jobster as Jason Goldberg was making his […]