North Chelmsford, Mass., February 12, 2003 -
Net-Temps announced today it has selected NewsEdge to provide
industry-specific daily news for job seekers. By teaming with NewsEdge,
Net-Temps provides visitors with the latest headlines for all of its
different career channels. This highly specialized news is a tremendous
online resource for job seekers that helps them stay abreast of the latest
developments in their profession.
In addition, Net-Temps has added Stock Watch which allows visitors to
access stock quotes for specified companies in multiple exchanges including
the U.S., London and Paris. Stock Watch summarizes markets for the Dow
Jones Industrial Average, NASDAQ, and S&P 500. Users can personalize their
Stock Watch to show stock quotes, daily highs/lows, EPS, volume, last
According to PJ Beaulac, Net-Temps' Vice President of Marketing, "Job
seekers are looking for any advantage they can gain over other applicants.
By having access to the latest developments in their profession, they have
the opportunity to present themselves to prospective employers as a
well-informed and knowledgeable candidate."
NewsEdge, a Thomson business, is a leading provider of real-time news and
information products. The company services approximately 1,500
corporations, government agencies, nonprofits, and professional service
firms worldwide. NewsEdge combines proprietary technology, branded content,
and specialized editorial processes to deliver tailored information and
decision-support solutions to knowledge workers through its information
products and content services.
Net-Temps is the leading online job board serving the Staffing industry.
Based on traffic rankings published by Media Metrix and Nielsen//Net
Ratings, Net-Temps is consistently ranked a top 10 job posting website.
Net-Temps delivers a cost effective e-recruiting solution for staffing
agencies, human resource professionals and small business executives
through its extensive job distribution network and resume database of
qualified candidates. Job seekers can search jobs by career channel, post
resumes and take advantage of the Career Development center offering news,
tips and advice. Further information about Net-Temps is available at www.net-temps.com