Archive (2011)

Monster Employment Index U.S. Rises 10% on Annual Basis

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 2, 2011-- Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: MWW):

November 2011 Index Highlights:

  • Monster Employment Index U.S.

Germany Continues to Lead European Online Recruitment, According to the Monster Employment Index

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

Monster Helps College Students and Recent Graduates Better Connect with Alumni on Facebook(R) via Free College Pages on BeKnown(TM)

New College Pages provide a powerful community of recent grads and alumni for job sharing and long-term career connections

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

Employers Can Boost Job Exposure to People on Facebook and Showcase Their Recruitment Brand with Free Jobs Tab Powered by BeKnown(TM)

Monster expands social recruitment toolkit with BeKnown Jobs Tab for companies to reach and engage with millions of career professionals on Facebook

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

Monster and Military.com Kick-off a Series of Initiatives Designed to Better Match Employers with Transitioning Veterans

NEW YORK, Nov 10, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide (NYSE: MWW), the world leader in connecting people to job opportunities, and Military.com, the nation's largest military and veteran community, launched a series of initiatives this week meant to honor veterans in the workforce and to connect transitioning service members with meaningful employment opportunities.

Monster.com Unveils First-Ever Veterans Talent Index

Bi-annual report reveals the unique skills current veteran job seekers possess and the business value they can bring to employers

MAYNARD, Mass., Nov 09, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Thousand of employers across the country want to hire military veteran talent but they don't have visibility into where those veterans are and how to best apply their skills to thei

European Online Recruitment Up 14% Year-over-Year, According to the Monster EmploymentIndex

NEW YORK, Nov 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- October 2011 Index Highlights:

Monster Employment Index U.S. Continues Positive Growth Trend - Up 11% Year-over-year

NEW YORK, Nov 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- October 2011 Index Highlights:

  • Monster Employment Index U.S.

Monster.com and Ogden Newspapers Form Strategic Job Search and Recruitment Services Alliance; Launch Co-Branded Career Sites

Collaboration will deliver access to more opportunities for job seekers, more talent for local businesses

MAYNARD, Mass., Oct 31, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today,

Monster Worldwide Reports Third Quarter 2011 Results

Bookings of $264 Million Increased 20% Year Over Year; Global Careers Bookings Increased 22% Year Over Year

GAAP EPS of $0.26, Including a $0.13 Non Recurring Net Benefit, Compares to a Loss of $0.05 per Share in Q3 2010

Non-GAAP EPS of $0.13 Compares to Q3 2010 Non-GAAP EPS of $0.02;
Non-GAAP Operatin

Monster Worldwide Schedules Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss Third Quarter 2011 Financial Results

NEW YORK, Oct 19, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc., (NYSE: MWW) today announced that the Company will release third quarter financial results for the period ended September 30, 2011, on Thursday, October 27, 2011 prior to the market open.

That morning, management will conduct a live conference call at 8:30 a.m.

European Online Recruitment Up 18%, Reports Monster Employment Index Europe

NEW YORK, Oct 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- September 2011 Index Highlights:

Monster Employment Index U.S. Grows 7% Year-Over-Year

NEW YORK, Oct 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster Honored by HR Executive(R) with Top Product Award for BeKnown(TM)

Fastest growing professional networking app lauded for its innovation and value to HR community

MAYNARD, Mass., Oct 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Today,

Monster.com Announces BeKnown(TM) Facebook(R) Integration to Make Being Professional Easy to Express on Facebook

Monster is among the first companies integrating Facebook's latest features to bring more social engagement to the online Careers and Professional Networking Industries

MAYNARD, Mass., Sep 22, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today at f8, Facebook's developer's conference,

Mario Batali Hires New Media Production Coordinator through Monster.com

Recruiting solution produces the "perfect match" from over 1 million job views and 50,000 resumes

MAYNARD, Mass., Sep 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- World-renowned chef and restaurateur Mario Batali announced he has hired Drea Bernardi as his new Media Production Coordinator through

Monster Takes BeKnown(TM) Mobile

Professional networking application for Facebook now available on iPhone and Android platforms

MAYNARD, Mass., Sep 13, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- As popularity continues to rise for

Germany and Eastern Europe Drive Sustained Recruitment Growth, Reports Monster Employment Index Europe

NEW YORK, Sep 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster Employment Index U.S. Rises 8% Year-over-Year; Edges up 2% Month-over-Month

NEW YORK, Sep 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster Worldwide Announces Executive Appointment

NEW YORK, Aug 29, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:MWW) today announced that Mark Conway, the Company's Senior Vice President of Technologies, has been named Chief Information Officer of the Company, effective immediately. This follows Darko Dejanovic's decision to leave the Company to pursue another opportunity.

Monster Employment Index U.S. Year-over-Year Growth Rate Continues to Remain Positive in July

NEW YORK, Aug 05, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc.

European Online Recruitment Grows 21% Year-over-Year, Reports Monster Employment Index Europe

NEW YORK, Aug 05, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc.

Monster.com Makes it Easier - to Network, to Connect to Jobs - with the Introduction of More New Resources for the Workforce

Creating giant interconnected network of job opportunities through new apps, devices

MAYNARD, Mass., Aug 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- As part of its mission to provide the world's largest open, interconnected network of job opportunities,

Monster Worldwide Reports Second Quarter 2011 Results

Bookings of $262 Million Increased 26% Year over Year
Revenue of $270 Million Increased 25% Year over Year
EPS of $0.09
Deferred Revenue Improved to $383 Million, a 37% Year over Year Increase
Q3 2011 Non-GAAP Bookings and Revenue Growth Expected to be in the R

Monster.com Brings Its Powerful 6Sense Semantic Search Technology to the Cloud Environment

SeeMore Allows Companies to Assess and Match all of their Talent Regardless of the Source

MAYNARD, Mass., Jul 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster.com(R)

Monster Worldwide Schedules Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results

NEW YORK, Jul 19, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc., (NYSE: MWW) today announced that the Company will release second quarter financial results for the period ended June 30, 2011, on Thursday, July 28, 2011 prior to the market open.

That morning, management will conduct a live conference call at 8:30 a.m.

Fastweb and DoSomething.org Partner to Provide Scholarship Opportunities for Cause-Conscious Teens

Fastweb and DoSomething.org share content to increase activism among students and showcase scholarship opportunities for those involved in volunteering

MAYNARD, Mass., Jul 18, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Monster Employment Index U.S. Records 4% Annual Growth in June, Edges up Month-over-Month

NEW YORK, Jul 08, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: MWW):

June 2011 Index Highlights:

European Online Recruitment Notes Further Growth in June, Up 23% Year-over-Year Reports Monster Employment Index

NEW YORK, Jul 08, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: MWW):

June 2011 Index Highlights:

Monster Responds to LinkedIn API Blocking Action

BeKnown professional network on Facebook continues to grow

MAYNARD, Mass., Jul 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide (NYSE: MWW) today respon

Monster Launches First Truly Global Professional Networking App for Facebook with Introduction of BeKnown(TM)

BeKnown brings the worldwide leader in connecting people to job opportunities to the world's largest and most active social network

MAYNARD, Mass., Jun 27, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Monster Employment Index Continues to Maintain Positive Annual Growth in May of 7%

NEW YORK, Jun 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- May 2011 Index Highlights:

  • Annual growth rate at 7 percent in May, marking the 16th consecutive month of year-over-year growth
  • Springtime recruitment remains strong in April-May timeframe despite 1 percent (2 points) month-ov

Fastweb Celebrates its Sweet Sixteen by Surveying its Teenage Peers

Survey reveals average 16-year-old is most concerned with getting good grades and worries about how their online reputation will impact getting into college

MAYNARD, Mass., May 23, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Turning 16 is an important step in a teenager's life and this month marks the milestone birthday for

Monster Employment Index Maintains Healthy Levels of Growth: April Index Reports 9% Year-over-Year Increase

NEW YORK, May 05, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide:

April 2011 Index Highlights:

  • Annual growth rate at 9 percent in April, marking the 15th consecutive month of year-over-year growth
  • Index climbs 7 percent (9 points) month-over-month

Fastweb Lists Celebrity Scholarships for Star-Struck Teens

Celebrity scholarships with big dollar amounts offered by prestigious names

MAYNARD, Mass., May 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- For students looking to pay for college while also dreaming of the red carpet,

Clamoring for Change: Monster.com Workplace Survey Says Seekers are Ready to Move

82% of survey respondents believe there is a dream job for them and are actively looking

MAYNARD, Mass., Apr 29, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- A renewed desire to uncover a job that doesn't just pay the bills but is actually inspiring, coupled with a sense of optimism about the current job market are two surprising themes from the latest Monster Workplace Survey res

Monster Worldwide Reports First Quarter 2011 Results

Q1 Bookings of $272 Million Increased 24% Year over Year
Deferred Revenue Improved to $399 Million, a 31% Year over Year Increase;
Cash Flow From Operations of $49 Million
Q1 GAAP Revenue of $261 Million Increased 21% Year over Year;
Q1 Non-GAAP Revenue of $264 Million Increased 23% Year over Year

Mario Batali Turns to Monster.com(R) to Find the Missing Ingredient on His Media Team

MAYNARD, Mass., Apr 27, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- World-renowned chef and restaurateur Mario Batali has teamed up with Monster.com(R), the leading job matching engine and flagship brand of

Monster.com(R) Interviews - Tools to Ace Any Job Interview: Now Live in the Apple iTunes Store

First-of-its-kind mobile interview app from Monster.com promises to help seekers ace their next job interview

MAYNARD, Mass., Apr 19, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- You've scored an interview for your dream job. The position fits your skill-set perfectly. It's at a company you've always wanted to work for. And the interview is in just a couple of days.

Monster Worldwide Schedules Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss First Quarter 2011 Financial Results

NEW YORK, Apr 14, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc., (NYSE: MWW) today announced that the Company will release first quarter financial results for the period ended March 31, 2011, on Thursday, April 28, 2011 following the close of the market.

Monster.com(R) Launches Small Business Resource Center in collaboration with American Express OPEN

Incentive program and resource center geared towards driving small business growth

MAYNARD, Mass., Apr 05, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The right talent is a key to success and growth for both large and small businesses, with small businesses sometimes struggling to get the support they need.

Monster Employment Index Continues to Grow: March Index Sees 9% Year-over-Year Increase

NEW YORK, Mar 31, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:

Monster.com(R) Launches New Solutions for Job Seekers to Search Anywhere, Anytime

New mobile job search app for Android and Google Chrome extension now available

MAYNARD, Mass., Mar 11, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

European Online Recruitment Continues to Exhibit Growth, Reports Monster Employment Index

NEW YORK, Mar 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- February 2011 Index Highlights:

  • The Monster Employment Index Europe continued its positive long-term growth , registering a 24 percent pace of annual growth in February
  • Industrial production related sectors continued to lead the Index in long-term

Monster Partners with DailyFeats for "Doing Good"

Monster hosting series of positive work-related actions to inspire and reward members

MAYNARD, Mass., Mar 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Monster.com to Power Official SXSW Hiring Hub at 2011 Festival

Monster.com brings cool jobs and great talent together at SXSW with online hiring hub featuring thousands of open opportunities in the technology, interactive, film and music industries

MAYNARD, Mass., Mar 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Monster Employment Index Rises in February from January; Year-Over-Year Growth Continues to Remain Positive

New York, Mar 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- February 2011 Index Highlights:

  • Annual growth rate eases to 4 percent, yet remains above year-earlier levels while Index rises 7 points (6 percent) month-over-month
  • All 28 metro markets record positive annual growth in F

Ashton Kutcher Seeks VP of Pop Culture

popchips(TM) and their president of pop culture embark on job search with Monster.com

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb.

Monster and HotJobs Have Come Together As One Site - which Means More Jobs, More Talent and the Most Precise Way to Match Them

NEW YORK & MAYNARD, Mass., Feb 14, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Monster.com(R), the leading job matching engine and flagship brand of

Monster and Yahoo! Ink Multicountry Alliance in Latin America

Monster becomes Yahoo!'s provider of career and job content in key Latin America markets; alliance lets job-seekers and employers tap into Monster's global footprint of job opportunities and candidates

NEW YORK, Feb 10, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Scholarship Expert Mark Kantrowitz and Fastweb Release New Book on Winning Scholarships

'Secrets to Winning a Scholarship' offers practical advice for scholarship seekers; available for purchase today

MAYNARD, Mass., Feb 08, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Monster Employment Index Up 7% Year over Year in January; Despite an Unprecedented Decline in Public Administration Sector

NEW YORK, Feb 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- January 2011 Index Highlights:

  • A year of positive annual growth - at 7 percent in January - signaling sustained, measured growth
  • All 28 metro markets record positive annual growth in January
  • Mining and w

Monster.com(R) Unveils the Monster for iPad(R) Application for Always-On Job Search Capabilities

Monster for iPad(R) is the first of its kind to market for job seekers, effectively putting Monster's 6Sense(TM) Search Technology in Seekers hands for anytime, anywhere access

MAYNARD, Mass., Jan 31, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- To reach and connect prospective employers with job seekers in a mobile, always-on way,

Where are the Jobs? Monster Answers by Identifying the Hottest Occupations for Job Seekers

Sales and IT occupations show largest volume of job openings; management and healthcare also see solid volume in available opportunities

MAYNARD, Mass., Jan 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Monster Provides Job Seekers with New Option to Increase Relevancy of Career Ad Network(R) Job Ad Results

Survey shows that seekers find great value in job ads delivered based on their specific interests and skills

MAYNARD, Mass., Jan 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Millions of job seekers reached through

Monster Worldwide Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Results

Q4 Bookings of $330 Million Increased 28% Year over Year; Deferred Revenue Improved to $376 Million, a 23% Year over Year Increase
Q4 GAAP Revenue of $255 Million Increased 20% Year over Year; Q4 Non-GAAP Revenue of $258 Million Increased 21% Year over Year; Total Careers Revenue of $226 Million Increased 26%
Q4 GAAP EPS Break-Even; Q4 Non-GAAP EP

The War for Talent is on: Monster Identifies the Hottest Markets for Job Seekers

Washington D.C., San Francisco and Boston top the list; IT and healthcare expertise expected to be most in-demand in 2011

MAYNARD, Mass., Jan 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- As workers approach 2011 with newfound optimism,

Monster Worldwide Schedules Conference Call and Webcast to Discuss Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Financial Results

NEW YORK, Jan 18, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- 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, 2010, on Thursday, January 27, 2011 following the close of the market.

New Year, New Jobs; Monster+HotJobs U.S. Poll Finds That People Are Optimistic about Change in the Workplace

MAYNARD, Mass., Jan 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Employed job seekers have been waiting out the recession for years before embarking on a new job search, and many experts are finally predicting 2011 could be their year for change.

Monster Employment Index Up 13% Year over Year in December - Marking 11th Consecutive Month of Growth

NEW YORK, Jan 06, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- December 2010 Index Highlights:

  • Eleventh consecutive month of positive annual growth rate - stable at 13 percent in December
  • Index edges down four points (3 percent) in December on monthly basis, generally meeting season