Ultra Light Startups - Employment Related Business Models

March 2009 Entrepreneurs Forum:

Employment-Related Business Models


  • What are the most promising niches and technologies for employment-related startups?
  • Revenue-generating technology for bloggers and web publishers - job boards, services and related packages. An overview and comparison of platforms available to publishers.
  • Efficiency-enhancing technology for recruiters - social networks, requisition-sharing tools, etc. Which tools are essential for recruiters and why?
  • Innovativeemployment-related startups - TheLadders, Indeed, SimplyHired, JobScore, Doostang. Which niches and approaches are the most profitable and fastest growing?
  • Job search on social platforms - LinkedIn, Twitter, etc. How are these platforms changing the business of recruiting?


  • Joshua Russak, founder of RezRedo, and blogger at MarketingBlog.NET

Panelists (alphabetic order):

  • Allen Ackerman, founder and CEO of A-List Placement and I Have A Req
  • Charlie O'Donnell, Co-Founder & CEO of Path 101, founder of nextNY, and Entrepreneur-in-Residence at ITAC
  • Jeff Stewart,founder of Urgent Career and Urgent Ventures
  • Eric Yoon, founder and CEO of JobScout, and founder and former CEO of JobThread

Name Sales End Price
Pitch   Ended $5
No-Pitch   Ended $15
No-Pitch (pay at door)   Ended $20

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