Find the answers to these random and unrelated questions and more in this set of valuable but difficult-to-classify posts from the last year.
Help wanted. Desperately. by Reflections of a Newsosaur
In a great post about online career resources, Alan Mutter traces the decline of the newspaper industry to the fall in help-wanted classified advertising. Mutter contends that newspapers once virtually owned the business of connecting employers with job-seekers, but, failing to sense the shift happening around them, have conceded billions of dollars in classified ad revenues, first to sites like CareerBuilder, Monster, and more recently to SimplyHired, and Oodle.
New Sites Make It …