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2014-02-24 12:21:47

TORONTO, Feb. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Universum Group announced today the appointment of Jason Kipps as Managing Director for Universum Canada. Jason will be responsible for marketing, sales and operations for Canada and will be based in Toronto. "We are very pleased to welcome Jason as our new country manager," said Petter Nylander, CEO. "He has a proven track record leading Canadian companies in their efforts to attract top talent, build compelling employment brands and become...

2011-07-12 08:00:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Universum Development, mother company to Universum Group, the global leader in Employer Branding, announced today the acquisition of Doostang, the leading global career networking platform for young professionals. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110712/PH32697LOGO ) Founded in 2005, Doostang is one of the largest career networking platforms for young business professionals in the world, with over 900,000 members. Members join...

2010-09-28 15:30:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- KPMG, the global network of professional firms providing audit, tax and advisory services, has been ranked second on Universum's 2010 index of "The World's Most Attractive Employers." The rankings are based on the opinions of nearly 130,000 students from top academic institutions in the world's 12 leading economies - the United States, China, Japan, Germany, France, UK, Italy, Brazil, Spain, Canada, Russia and India. Universum, a global talent...

2010-09-28 06:58:00

STOCKHOLM, September 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Universum releases the global talent attraction index: "The World's Most Attractive Employers 2010", based on close to 130,000 career seekers, with a business or engineering background. Following the unprecedented world release in 2009, Google still manages to keep the no. one position, but this time facing growing competition from the big four auditing firms. In the business category, 2010 has been a good year for the auditing industry, as...

2009-10-27 04:00:00

STOCKHOLM, October 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Universum, the employer branding company, presents the world's Top 50 most attractive employers. From the world's leading economies, nearly 120,000 students at top academic institutions chose ideal companies to work for. Google is the world's most attractive employer, followed closely by its rival, Microsoft. This is the first global index of employer attractiveness and highlights the world's most powerful employer brands, those companies that...

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