CommonPlace just hired two engineers in very quick succession using Whitetruffle. The story of CommonPlace is at once remarkable and typical of the creativity, passion, and drive that builds a tech startup. This post is the beginning of a series following CommonPlace as they face the challenges of building a new product with their new team. CommonPlace is a web platform for local community...
New Feature Monday!
We released even more new features on Friday to make your experience even better: We surveyed our users to see what kinds of improvements they wanted to see. They told us they wanted to be able to choose the size of the companies they are matched with - and now you can! To select a preferred company size, go to your profile page, click “Edit Profile” and chose one of the three options...
Introducing maps in company profiles
Location plays a key role in how job seekers pick a job, or how employers hire an employee. We actually think it’s one of the most important criteria. At Whitetruffle, we divide location into three parts: a local city, the ability to work remotely, or the willingness to relocate. Today, we’re happy to announce a huge improvement in how companies indicate their location. It may not look like a big...
Bridging the Employment Gap
Right now, Whitetruffle is focused on job matching in the tech industry, but our vision is much bigger. With jobs waiting to be filled, and people looking for work - we are building what is essentially a recommendation engine to help bridge that gap. Right before we came out of alpha last August, the Clinton’s Global Initiatives Jobs Summit in Chicago reported that there were over 3 million posted...