Innovation

Using video to engage with candidates

With the global war for talent showing no sign of slowing down, the issue of how employers and recruiters can attract the best candidates remains a contentious issue within the industry. Finding new, talented people is critical to the growth and success of all companies.  Across a wide range of industries, companies are finding that demand for skills is far outweighing supply, and as this skills gap continues to widen, are having to think more… read more

Using JBI to optimise the Telegraph Jobs site

Author: Rob Sheppard, Product Manager, Telegraph Media Group The Telegraph Jobs site moved onto the Madgex platform in the middle of 2012, with a new design that focused on driving awareness and traffic to our key sectors. In the increasingly competitive world of online job boards we wanted to focus our product, our clients and our users’ interest in our strongest areas. Therefore, our site homepage was set up to focus very clearly on these… read more

Importance of Social Media for Job Boards

The discussion surrounding social recruitment has been rife this year, which has triggered the cry of ‘death of the job board’ in many online recruitment circles. Social platforms are reporting record numbers of users and we are hearing of more and more social success stories from brands across the world. There’s no doubt about it, social media has become vital to any job board business. Whilst social media is an incredibly important part of today’s… read more

Madgex Introduce New Location Search Functionality

Recruiters including the exact location of a position in a job advert is becoming increasing important for jobseekers. With the constant increase of commuting fees and sky rocketing petrol prices, it is now more important than ever for jobseekers to factor in commuting costs as well as skill requirements and company benefits. Jobseekers use location as one of the primary criteria when searching for a role, whether that’s on a search engine or a job… read more

The Importance of Responsive Design for Job Boards

The way in which we search the web is changing; there is a clear move towards multi device search journeys which is becoming ever more prominent as we reach the halfway point of 2013. Last year tablet consumption doubled in the UK and Germany, with Christmas seeing  a huge tablet boom thanks to  the introduction of more affordable devices, coupled  with the advancement in smartphone and 3G technology, search habits are beginning to see a… read more

Madgex Future Innovations 4

      Wednesday, 17th July | Soho Hotel, 4 Richmond Mews, London, W1D 3DH In our latest Future Innovations event we will be shining the spotlight on our latest research & development concepts. In the session we will be covering a number of topics including responsive design, improvements to recruiter services, content integration and analytic insights. With the online recruitment landscape continually changing we will take an in-depth look at some of the new services… read more

Social Media: Twitter Integration

The Madgex job board platform has deep Twitter integration which allows you to engage with Twitter users as part of your social recruitment strategy. Twitter feeds The Madgex Job Board Platform incorporates a highly flexible Twitter tool which allows you to create as many fully automated Twitter feeds as you wish. The process has been designed to be as simple as possible and it’s as easy as creating a Twitter account and filling in a… read more

Future Innovations 2 – Friday, 10th December, 2010

A morning event showcasing our latest research & development work Throughout 2010 mobile web has been one of the most commonly discussed technologies within online recruitment. With the introduction of the iPad and with more tablet based devices entering the market, this trend is set to continue in the foreseeable future. We will look at what’s next for mobile and how to leverage your mobile audience to help generate revenues and create a multi-channel job… read more

Madgex Future Innovations

Madgex have been at the forefront of cutting edge online recruitment technology for the last 10 years.  On 27th of April we hosted our first Future Innovations seminar to openly discuss the technologies we believe will impact the online recruitment industry in the next 12 months. We felt truly privileged by our attendee list which included numerous influential figures from within the publishing and recruitment market. Over the last few months the Madgex development team… read more

Madgex Hack Day 6

Last week Madgex held its sixth Hack Day event.  These days are a great excuse for everyone to down their usual tools – and to play around with new ideas, technologies and generally to have a bit of fun.  This time around we had no specific theme – and invited entries of both a technical and non-technical nature – primarily to get everyone within Madgex involved. As usual all teams bunkered down – keeping their… read more