Akhtaboot – the career network is proud to announce the launch of Bank al Etihad’s Career Connect solution, “Powered by Akhtaboot”, which will provide Bank al Etihad with their own fully integrated and branded jobs section with the ability to post unlimited job postings and receive job applications directly onto their careers section on their own website.
As part of Akhtaboot’s relentless efforts in providing world-class recruitment services to its clients, Bank al Etihad will be able to make the most of their Career Connect solution with a single point of contact for all of their recruitment needs with a variety of CV filtration and organization tools, making the hiring process simple, efficient and as cost-effective as ever.... Read More ...
Akhtaboot – the career network has announced the launch of its own URL shortener Akht.bt that will be used for posts that link to official Akhtaboot pages, making the sharing process more convenient than ever with shorter and easier to remember links.
Mohamad Haj Hasan, COO and Co-founder of Akhtaboot said:
URL Shorteners play an important role in social networking websites like Twitter and other micro blogging services. The Akhtaboot team can now create custom short URLs with excellent keywords for easier monitoring and control over the shortened links. We also think it’s pretty cool to have our own customized short URL!
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Akhtaboot – the career network recently launched Akhtaboot SmartJob Recommendations feature, which entails sending a weekly SmartJob Recommendations email to job seekers consisting of more relevant jobs, based on the communities they are interested in, countries they prefer to work in and the experience highlighted in their profiles.
In yet another step towards providing world-class recruitment services to its clients, Akhtaboot SmartJob Recommendations feature aims to help recruiters target more relevant candidates to their vacancies with focus on the country of residence of job seekers.
Yousef Shamoun, CEO and Co-founder of Akhtaboot said:
As part of Akhtaboot’s constant efforts to help companies achieve the biggest return on their recruitment efforts, Akhtaboot SmartJob Recommendations feature provides an added benefit for companies through promoting jobs that truly suit the qualifications of job seekers who have specific information listed in their Akhtaboot profiles.
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As part of its commitment to being at the cutting-edge of online recruitment, Akhtaboot – the career network has launched their video application feature for employers. This feature provides companies with the option of asking job seekers to record and save a 60-second video answer to a question specified by the company as an application requirement, resulting in more specific and targeted candidates.
Rather than an employer just posting a simple job description and receiving CV applications, the video functionality will allow recruiters to do a preliminary screening of the candidates’ communication skills without getting involved in the time-consuming process of interviews and practically evaluate how they present their experience and skills, all from within the Akhtaboot online platform.... Read More ...
Akhtaboot – the career network is proud to announce the launch of its revolutionary new service: Career Connect for your company, powered by the Akhtaboot jobs platform. Career Connect will provide companies with their own fully integrated and branded jobs section, with the ability to post unlimited job postings and receive job applications directly onto their careers section on their own website.
The launch of the Career Connect service follows the recent release of the revamped employer side of Akhtaboot, which includes several new improvements, ranging from new time-saving functionality to easier navigability. Career Connect is now going a step further by giving companies their own branded careers section, with benefits including:
- Customized Design: companies will enjoy a fully integrated job board, branded with the company name, logo and job content, powered by “Akhtaboot”.
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The Best New Tool for Online Job Search If Managed the Right Way!
Remember the old job hunting days when you had to actually call and visit the company offices yourself to fill out an application or drop your CV? Not to say that these days are long gone, but the attention nowadays is shifting towards Social Media – the new player in today’s job market. While finding a job through social media won’t replace traditional methods anytime soon, but it certainly has its perks. More and more employers these days are making the most of their social media presence to drive brand awareness and attract job seekers to their businesses.... Read More ...
Akhtaboot- the career network (http://www.akhtaboot.com) has undergone a major upgrade on the Employer side of Akhtaboot to include several new improvements, ranging from new time-saving functionality to easier navigability. These new employer features include:
- A revolutionary one-page application, resulting in the most user-friendly recruitment engine in the industry.
- The ability to preview CVs without the need to download them first, which will greatly reduce the time spent in looking for qualified candidates.
- Improved filtration and CV search functionality as well as a more logical display of candidates. This will help companies identify and target the right candidates more efficiently.
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In yet another step towards providing robust career networking functionality via social media, Akhtaboot – the career network (http://www.akhtaboot.com) has enhanced its Facebook Application by giving users a new valuable insight into their personal strengths through social recommendations.
Akhtaboot Facebook application (http://apps.facebook.com/akhtaboot) has social functionalities that include the ability to give and receive personal recommendations about your friend’s top personal traits within a career context. Akhtaboot also plans to build more engaging features in the near future with mutual benefit to both job seekers and employers alike.
Mohamad Haj Hasan, Head of Product Development and Co-founder of Akhtaboot, said:
“Facebook is all about personal networking and social engagement, and with so many people spending so much of their time on Facebook, we think this new development leverages the wealth of useful information trapped in the social graph and uses it to enhance the professional profile of users on Akhtaboot.”
By linking your Akhtaboot account to your Facebook profile, you will now be able to make the most of Akhtaboot’s new social recommendations feature to boost your profile in front of employers, in addition to searching for and applying to jobs directly from within Facebook.... Read More ...
Following the recent release of its new social features on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter, Akhtaboot – the career network (http://www.akhtaboot.com) introduces a new Twitter feature that allows companies to link their Akhtaboot account to their very own Twitter account through the Company’s Settings page.
This feature will automatically tweet the company’s non-confidential job postings on its own Twitter account in addition to Akhtaboot’s Twitter account, thus giving those postings even more exposure all over the web. With this new feature, Akhtaboot offers companies one more way to target and attract social-media-savvy job seekers.
Mohamad Haj Hasan, Cofounder of Akhtaboot and Head of Product Development said:
In yet another step towards embracing social media in the recruitment process, Akhtaboot’s most recent integration makes it easier for companies to automatically share new job posting tweets with their established network of followers.
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In yet another step towards the betterment of the Middle East job market, Akhtaboot – the career network (http://www.akhtaboot.com
) singed a Microsite agreement with Al-Zaytoonah University on August 2, 2010 at Al-Zaytoonah University campus in Amman, Jordan.
The purpose of this partnership is geared towards providing Al-Zaytoonah University with Akhtaboot’s Microsite Solution, free of charge, as part of the Akhtaboot Cares Initiative, Akhtaboot’s CSR arm.
Akhtaboot’s Microsite solution features a fully integrated job board, branded with the University logo and content with highly targeted jobs powered by “The Akhtaboot Cares Initiative”. Al-Zaytoonah University job seekers and site visitors will be able to benefit from the full features of http://www.akhtaboot.com directly on the university website www.alzaytoonah.edu.jo.... Read More ...
Akhtaboot (http://www.akhtaboot.com), the Middle East’s top career network, has undergone a major user-focused upgrade. Akhtaboot will roll out the updated, bilingual version of Akhtaboot.com to all its users worldwide with a dynamic new look and an enhanced feature set. The bilingual website was designed in direct response to a comprehensive survey targeted to disclose the underlying recruitment needs of both companies and job seekers. The newly enhanced website provides online visitors with dramatic improvements in navigation, speed, clarity and appearance in addition to a fully bilingual Arabic/English interface, allowing users to shift smoothly between the site’s English and Arabic views.
Improvements to the site include:
- Improved look and feel – Enhanced graphics and page layouts providing visitors with a consistent look and improved user experience solidifying Akhtaboot’s presence as the leading doorway to jobs in the Middle East.
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