'Monster Video Profile' lets employers harness the power of multimedia
job postings while giving job seekers a clearer picture of the
environment companies have to offer
MONTREAL, June 16 /CNW Telbec/ - Monster Canada today announced the
launch of Monster Video Profile, an exciting new multimedia tool designed to
let employers easily introduce streaming video into their Monster.ca job
With Monster Video Profile, already a huge success among employers in the
U.S. since its launch there less than a year ago, Monster.ca will be offering
video production, hosting and job posting integration to employers who want to
put their best foot forward as the war for talent grows in Canada's tight
labor market. Monster has chosen to partner with Streamlogics, Inc., a leading
global provider of webcasting services to deliver the Video Profile service in
Canadian job seekers are about to gain new insights into the working
environment of the companies they are interested in joining, thanks to Monster
Video Profile, said Peter Gilfillan, Monster Canada's vice president of sales
and general manager
"Monster Video Profile has received terrific reviews among U.S. employers
and we think Canadian employers and candidates alike are going to find
fantastic value in a multimedia recruitment tool that enhances employers'
efforts to attract the best of qualified candidates," said Gilfillan. "Online
video will allow Canadian employers to convey their culture, values and brand
in powerful new ways that are sure to resonate with job seekers looking to
make the smartest choices in today's competitive job market."
To access the video content on the Monster.ca Web site, job seekers can
simply click the video icon on an employer's job posting.
Each Monster Video Profile offers three different video presentation
options to best accommodate the unique hiring goals of different companies:
- Company Close-up: An in-depth company profile that can highlight
corporate culture, work environment, employee benefits and industry
- Company Snapshot: A spotlight, highlighting the employer's culture and
- Career Insider: A vignette that gives job seekers a peek into a "day in
the life" of an employee.
Monster Video Profile offers a host of services, including concept
creation and consultation, along with complete video production and editing.
By selecting Streamlogics, Inc. as the Canadian partner for this new service,
Monster Canada has ensured that its customers will receive world class service
with local support.
Monster.ca is also offering the option to have existing corporate video
added directly to an employer's Monster job posting.
About Monster Canada
Monster Canada (www.Monster.ca) is Canada's leading online career
resources portal - a bilingual, user-friendly site that is improving the
employment and recruitment experience in today's competitive job market.
Headquartered in Montreal, Monster Canada is part of Monster, the leading
global careers and recruitment resource online. With a local presence in key
markets in North America, Europe, and Asia, Monster works for everyone by
connecting employers with quality job seekers at all levels and by providing
personalized career advice to consumers globally. Through online media sites
and services, Monster delivers vast, highly targeted audiences to advertisers.
Monster Worldwide is a member of the S&P 500 Index and the NASDAQ 100. To
learn more about Monster's industry-leading employer products and services,
please visit http://solutions.monster.ca.
About Monster Worldwide
Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNST), parent company of Monster, the
premier global online employment solution for more than a decade, strives to
inspire people to improve their lives. With a local presence in key markets in
North America, Europe, and Asia, Monster works for everyone by connecting
employers with quality job seekers at all levels and by providing personalized
career advice to consumers globally. Through online media sites and services,
Monster delivers vast, highly targeted audiences to advertisers. Monster
Worldwide is a member of the S&P 500 index and the NASDAQ 100. To learn more
about Monster's industry-leading products and services, visit www.monster.com.
About Streamlogics, Inc.
Streamlogics is a leading global provider of webcasting solutions and
services to major enterprises, government agencies and associations. The
company's webcasting solutions are utilized for marketing communications, lead
generation, training, product launches and special events. Founded in 1999,
Streamlogics is based in Toronto, with regional offices throughout North
America. For more information about Streamlogics or to request a demo, call
(888) 891-5527 or visit www.streamlogics.com.
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