Archive (2009)

Monster Global Poll Reveals Employer Encouragement Not Driving Decision to Volunteer

Altruism and desire to gain work experience are motivating job seekers to lend their time

MAYNARD, Mass., Dec 18, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- A new global poll by Monster reports that 25 percent of respondents are volunteering to gain experience, lending evidence that job seekers are getting more creative in demonstrating their value to prospective employees.

Monster CEO Sal Iannuzzi Takes Part in White House Forum on Jobs and Economic Growth

Urges business leaders to answer a call for action; Monster one of first to participate in new Department of Labor initiative to provide tools to job seekers

Monster Employment Index Dips Slightly in November

November 2009 Index Highlights:

Monster is Changing the Recruiting Landscape with Power Resume Search(TM) -- the Most Sophisticated Search Technology Focused on Talent Acquisition

Studies of customer beta usage show Power Resume Search delivered 150 percent more qualified candidates to participating customers in 65 percent less time than standard keyword searching

Monster.com, NFL Name 32 Finalists to Find the Next

Fans to select next Director to win dream job with year-long access to the NFL

Monster Career Ad Network(R) Answers Today's Recruitment Needs, Extending Job Posting Reach to Over One in Three Internet Users in the U.S.

Enterprise and Midsize Companies Rapidly Adopting Monster Career Ad Network®, a behaviorally targeted career-focused ad network

Monster.com Opens New Customer Service Facility in Florence, South Carolina

New Centralized Center Boosts Monster’s Efforts to Provide Best-in-Industry Service to Its North America customers

FLORENCE, S.C. & MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov.

The San Diego Union-Tribune and Monster.com Form Strategic Job Search and Recruitment Services Alliance; Launch Co-Branded Career Site

Collaboration will Deliver Extensive Online and Print Recruitment Products Career Tools in the Greater San Diego Market

Monster Global Poll Reveals Over 25 Percent of Workers Surveyed are More Optimistic about the Current Job Market Compared to Six Months ago

Workers in India, Norway and Sweden are more upbeat; US, UK and Spain show less optimism

Monster Employment Index Edges Up in October

October 2009 Index Highlights:

Monster Worldwide Reports Third Quarter 2009 Results

Income from Continuing Operations of $0.27, Primarily Reflecting Impact of Income Tax Benefit

Non-GAAP Diluted Earnings Per Share of $0.01 and Revenue of $215 Million in Line with Expectations

Monster Worldwide to Webcast Investment Community Meeting

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 28, 2009-- Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: MWW) announced that its Investment Community Meeting will be webcast live through the Company’s Investor Relations website at

Monster Employment Index Canada Up Six Points in Q3

2009 Third Quarter Highlights:

Recession Causing Perception Disconnect Between Employers and their Workforce According to New Study from Monster.com and Human Capital Institute

Research reveals divide could have Employers facing major talent exodus once the economy turns

Monster Worldwide Schedules Webcast to Discuss Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results

NEW YORK, Oct 05, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc., (NYSE: MWW) today announced that the Company will release third quarter financial results for the period ended September 30, 2009, on Thursday, October 29, 2009 before the market opens.

The same day, management will discuss the Company's financial results and conduct a product demonstration via a

Monster.com and NFL Kick Off Search for Next NFL Director of Fandemonium

Fans can submit "applications" at nfl.monster.com until November 16, 2009; winner gets $100,000 and incredible access to NFL events
NEW YORK, Oct 01, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster.com(R), the leading global online career and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster Employment Index Dips Slightly in September

September 2009 Index Highlights:

Monster Global Poll Reveals Nearly 90 Percent of Job Seekers Surveyed Would Consider a Career Change in Order to Find Work

Spanish workers most willing to switch careers; U.S., German and Czech Republic poll participants, least likely to seek Job Changes

Monster Names Porter Novelli U.S. Public Relations Agency of Record

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 25, 2009-- Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: MWW), parent company of

Monster.com's Nation-wide Keep America Working Career Fair Returns to Vienna, Virginia with Hundreds of Federal Hiring Opportunities Available

Representatives from Congressman Gerry Connolly’s office to provide updates on local benefits and information to help job search efforts

More than 40,000 jobs have been available at 64 total tour stops to date

Monster Offers Key Recruiting Tips in Conjunction with WHERE THE JOBS ARE 2009: Mission-Critical Opportunities for America Report

Monster works with the Partnership for Public Service to help federal agencies deploy HR Best Practices for hiring over 270,000 by fall of 2012

Monster Employment Index Rises Sharply in August

August 2009 Index Highlights:

Monster Meter Poll Reveals 34 Percent of U.S. Workers Surveyed Have Only One Week or Less of Savings to Cover Expenses if Laid Off from Work

Less than One-Quarter of U.S. Workers Surveyed on Monster.com Say their Savings Would Last Six Months or Longer After Job Loss

Military.com Launches GI Bill Calculator Tool to Address Confusion over Post 9/11 GI Bill

Military.com’s New Tool Assists Military Community with GI Bill Benefits Decisions

Monster Moves Media Account to OMD

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 10, 2009-- Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:MWW), parent company of

Monster Employment Index Dips Slightly in July

Monster Employment Index Dips Slightly in July

July 2009 Index Highlights:

U.S. Congressman Ed Towns Teams Up with Monster.com's Nationwide Keep America Working Career Fair as it Rolls into Brooklyn

Rep. Towns, Monster Will Be On Hand to Speak With Job Seekers About Local Benefits and Provide Information That Can Help Their Job Search

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 4, 2009-- U.S.

Military.com Expands Reach to Military Spouse Community with Acquisition of CinCHouse.com

Addition expands reach within key 20-34 year old demographic; bolsters Military.com's leading position in military community space

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 30, 2009--

Monster Worldwide Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 30, 2009-- Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: MWW):

New Monster.com Job Resource Center Eases the Work & Cost of Finding Work

Monster.com's Nationwide Keep America Working Tour Returns to the Southwest, With Stops in Houston, Dallas and Scottsdale - Available Jobs Total Over 23,000 to Date

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul.

Monster Employment Index Edges Down Slightly in June

June 2009 Index Highlights:

Monster.com's Nation-wide Keep America Working Tour Swings into New Orleans -- Nearly 35,000 Qualified Job Seekers Have Attended More than 40 Total Tour Stops to Date

Innovative Job Fairs Feature Interactive Career Advice Sessions, Face-to-Face on-site Networking with Employers

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 29, 2009-- The national tour of the Keep America Working career fairs sponsored by

Monster Introduces New Customizable Talent Management Suite

Addresses the Unique and Evolving Talent Management Needs for Companies of All Sizes

Career Gear Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Awards Dinner Honoring “Business Leaders & Fathers” in New York City

Monster® Chairman and CEO Sal Iannuzzi among Honorees, Recognized for Vision and Leadership for “Keep America Working” Initiative

Monster Meter Poll Reveals 44 Percent of U.S. Workers Surveyed Will Have Flexible Working Hours This Summer

Forty-Four Percent of Workers Report Flexible Summer Hours are a Perk Where They Work;
Twelve Percent will Have Flexible Summer Schedules Due to Cost-Cutting Measures

Monster Employment Index Falls Slightly in May

May 2009 Index Highlights: Index fell by two points erasing April's minor uptick Year-over-year growth rate held relatively steady, suggesting stabilization in employer demand for workers Education and retail industries demonstrated growth in May, while opportunities in farming, transportation and utilities retracted Demand for engineering, IT and legal occupations fell as the broader p

Available Jobs Near 20,000 Mark on Monster.com's Nationwide Keep America Working Tour

Monster Addresses Economic Crisis with Innovative Career Fairs to Help Job Seekers Across the United States Find Available Jobs in a Challenging Environment

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun.

Monster.com's Keep America Working Tour Begins its Second Swing Across the U.S. in New York City

Monster Addresses Economic Crisis with Innovative Career Fairs to Help Job Seekers Across the United States Find Available Jobs in a Challenging Environment

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May.

Monster Offers Background Screening Services Through Alliance with HireRight

Employers can now access HireRight's background checking services directly from Monster.com

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May.

Monster Meter Poll Reveals Nearly 75 Percent of U.S. Workers Go Into Work Sick

Online Poll Indicates 38 Percent of Workers Say Work is too Busy to Take a Day off When Ill; 33 Percent Fear Job Loss if They Take a Sick Day

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 20, 2009-- Despite recent news surrounding the H1N1 (Swine Flu) influenza virus, most workers in the U.S. are going to work sick. Seventy-one percent of U.S.

Monster.com's Keep America Working Tour Visits 25th City Before Heading to the Great Lakes Region This Week

Monster Addresses Economic Crisis with Innovative Career Fair that Will Make More Than 140 Stops to Help Job Seekers Find Available Jobs in a Challenging Environment

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May.

Monster to 'Keep Europe Working' with Series of Careers Fairs Across Key European Markets

Monster to connect job seekers and employers at free careers fairs across Europe and help fill thousands of job opportunities

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May.

Monster(R) Named Best Employment Site in 2009 Webby People's Voice Awards

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 19, 2009-- The global Web community has voted Monster.com® as Best Employment site of the year in the 2009 Webby People’s Voice Awards.

Monster Announces Settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May.

Monster Employment Index Rises in April

April 2009 Index Highlights:

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 7, 2009-- The Monster Employment Index rose slightly in April, adding two points, as several industries, occupations, and regions registered increased online job availability.

Monster Worldwide Reports First Quarter 2009 Results

NEW YORK, Apr 30, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:MWW) today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2009.

Total Revenue of $254 Million Consistent with Company's Expectation

Company Maintains Positive Operating Cash Flow of $14 Million

Monster Employment Index Canada Data for First Quarter 2009 to Be Released on Thursday, April 30, 2009

MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 23, 2009-- Monster Worldwide, Inc. will release the latest Monster Employment Index findings for the First Quarter of 2009 on Thursday, APRIL 30 at 6 a.m. ET.

Monster Worldwide Names Sanjay Modi as Managing Director for India, the Middle East and Southeast Asia

NEW YORK -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Apr 22, 2009 -- Monster®, the leading global online careers and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:MWW), today announced the appointment of Sanjay Modi as managing director for India, the

Apr 21, 2009: Monster.com's Keep America Working Tour Employers Bring Nearly 7,000 Open Jobs to the Career Fairs in First Seven Weeks

Monster Addresses Economic Crisis with Innovative Career Fair that Will Make More Than 140 Stops to Help Job Seekers Find Available Jobs in a Challenging Environment.
MAYNARD, Mass., Apr 21, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The national tour of the Keep America Working career fairs sponsored by Monster.com(R), the leading global online career and recruitment resource and flag

Apr 14, 2009: Monster Worldwide Schedules Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss First Quarter 2009 Financial Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 14, 2009-- Monster Worldwide, Inc., (NYSE: MWW) today announced that the Company will release first quarter financial results for the period ended March 31, 2009, on Thursday, April 30, 2009 following th

Mar 24, 2009: Monster.com's National Keep America Working Tour Begins Its Move Southward

Monster Addresses Economic Crisis with Innovative Career Fair that Will Make More Than 140 Stops to Help Job Seekers Find Available Jobs in a Challenging Environment

Mar 17, 2009: Monster.com's National Keep America Working Tour Advances on the Midwest

Monster Addresses Economic Crisis with Innovative Career Fair that Will Make More Than 140 Stops to Help Job Seekers Find Available Jobs in a Challenging Environment.MAYNARD, Mass., Mar 17, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The national tour of the Keep America Working career fairs sponsored by Monster.com(R), the leading global online career and recruitment resource and flagship bran

Mar 9, 2009: Monster.com's National Keep America Working Tour Begins to Move Across the Country

Monster Addresses Economic Crisis with Innovative Career Fair that Will Make More Than 140 Stops to Help Job Seekers Find Available Jobs in a Challenging Environment

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 9, 2009-- The national tour of the Keep America Working career fairs sponsored by

Mar 5, 2009: Monster.com Kicks Off National "Keep America Working Tour"

Monster Addresses Economic Crisis with Innovative Career Fair that Will Make Over 140 Stops to Help Job Seekers Find Available Jobs in a Challenging Environment.

MAYNARD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 5, 2009--

Mar 5, 2009: Monster Employment Index Edges Upward in February

February 2009 Index Highlights:

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 5, 2009-- The Monster Employment Index rose moderately in February, adding four points, as a majority of industries, occupations and regions registered increased online job availability. The Monster Employment Index is a monthly gauge of U.S.

Mar 3, 2009: Military.com 2009 Guide to Your Military & Veterans Benefits Released

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 3, 2009-- Military.com, the nation’s largest military and veteran online membership organization and subsidiary of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Feb 11, 2009: Monster.com Launches "Monster Evolutions" for Employers to Help Displaced Workers

Monster's New Customized Outplacement Solution Provides Employers with a Comprehensive Package including Personal One-on-One Counseling and Unrivaled Virtual Resources to Help Displaced Workers Realize New Career PossibilitiesMAYNARD, Mass., Feb 11, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster.com(R), the leading global online career and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster

Feb 5, 2009: Monster Employment Index Declines in January

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

January 2009 Index Highlights:

Jan 29, 2009: Monster Worldwide Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Results

NEW YORK, Jan 29, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Jan 29, 2009: Monster Launches Contest to Find Nation's Biggest Football Fan, Fill New "Position" - NFL Director of Fandemonium

Entries accepted at nfl.monster.com for 2009 NFL season

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Monster.com®, the leading global online career and recruitment resource and flagship brand of Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Jan 16, 2009: Monster Worldwide Schedules Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Financial Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 16, 2009--Monster Worldwide, Inc., (NYSE: MWW) today announced that the Company will release fourth quarter and full year financial results for the period ended December 31, 2008, on Thursday, January 29, 2009 following the close of the market.

Jan 13, 2009: Monster Unveils New Campaign to Highlight Timely Launch of New Online Experience

New Global Multimedia Campaign Will Drive Job Seekers to New Monster.com

Jan 12, 2009: Monster Unveils New Seeker Experience

"New Monster" Raises Bar for Online Recruiting Globally - Redesigned Site Delivers Personal and Relevant Experience to Help Job Seekers Better Manage Career, Help Companies Find Most Qualified Talent

Jan 8, 2009: Monster Employment Index Registers Sharp Decline in December

December 2008 Index Highlights:

Jan 5, 2009: Sun-Times News Group and Monster Form Strategic Job Search and Recruitment Services Alliance; Launch Co-Branded Career Sites

Companies to Deliver Extensive Online and Print Recruitment Reach in the Greater Chicago Area via Chicago Sun-Times and 70 Suburban Newspaper Titles