Nearly 100 per cent of Canadian professionals and skilled individuals are on at least one social media network and more than half use them as tools to hunt for employment—yet just 23 per cent of employers say they use social media to find talent.read more
LendLayer announced this week that it has raised $400,000 to help aspiring developers finance their education at coding bootcamps.read more
That’s why we’ve seen example after example of “acqui-hires” in the past few years as well as some very large acquisitions where a big driver was the talent behind a start-up (e.g. Nest, Beats).read more
Last week Facebook launched a Snapchat competitor in the US.
The free mobile messenger app was this week launched in Canada.read more