North Chelmsford, Mass., July 18, 2000 -
Net-Temps, the number one online job board specializing in contract
professionals, today announced they have teamed with LookSmart, a
recognized leader in Internet search infrastructure, as the temporary
employment provider for their career services center. Employers and job
seekers can access the Net-Temps services via LookSmart's home page and
their vast network of partner sites.
Net-Temps will provide LookSmart users access to over one hundred
thousand jobs in industry specific career channels. Job seekers and
recruiters can also post their resumes and job openings respectively and
gain exposure to the extensive LookSmart network of partner sites.
LookSmart reaches over 52 million people a month - 74 percent of all
Internet users in the U.S.
According to P.J. Beaulac, Net-Temps Director of Businesses
Development, "Ultimately this agreement reinforces our position as the
leader in the temporary (contract) job market and solidifies our commitment
to the staffing industry."
LookSmart (Nasdaq: LOOK) is the global leader in Internet search
infrastructure, dedicated to helping the world find useful information
quickly. LookSmart's search service reaches over 52 million people a month
- 74 percent of all Internet users in the U.S. - through LookSmart's Web
properties and partner sites. LookSmart provides its search solutions to
leading Internet portals, ISPs and Web sites including The Microsoft
Network, Netscape Netcenter, Time Warner Inc., Excite@Home, Sony, BT, Road
Runner, Prodigy, US West, AltaVista, NetZero, over 370 Internet service
providers and thousands of Web sites. LookSmart's search solutions include
a collection of over 1.8 million high-quality URLs organized into more than
170,000 categories. LookSmart has built Web directories for 30 countries,
including the U.S., U.K., Canada, Australia, Japan, Korea, Mexico and
Brazil. Through its partnership with Cox Interactive Media, LookSmart also
offers one of the largest collections of quality local Web content in more
than 70 U.S. markets. The company is headquartered in San Francisco and can
be contacted at (415) 348-7000 or visited at www.looksmart.com.
Net-Temps is ranked the number one online job posting board
specializing in contract professionals and is consistently ranked in the
top 10 Websites with job postings based on traffic by Media Metrix and
Neilson Net Ratings. Net-Temps job posting service provides an effective
means for staffing agencies, human resource professionals and small
business executives to take advantage of electronic recruiting. Hundreds
of thousands of job seekers post resumes and search for jobs at no cost.
Jobs are organized into industry-specific employment channels making it
convenient to inquire about available positions and apply on-line. Further
information about Net-Temps is available at www.net-temps.com.