Instagramming Your Resume is as Useless As It Sounds

(Photo: Instagram)

David Mas, a graphic designer based in Crevillente, Spain, was just looking for a creative way to stand out in his crowded field. So he turned to the land of sepia filters and brunch photos for help, natch.

Mr. Mas created an Instagram account@esto_es_un_curriculum, to showcase his skills and past projects. Uninterestingly enough, no borders or filters have been applied to any of the 38 uploads, but none of them have been tagged with #nofilter. It’s a total rookie move. Read More


20 Interviews, Two Hours: NYC’s Hirelite Is Speed-Dating for Employers

Like this, but on Skype

New York City’s stealthy-ish startup Hirelite poked its head out yesterday for a match-making event in Silicon Valley, and it’s getting some good early reviews.

“Loving @hirelite right now, it’s seriously the single most efficient recruiting/interviewing tool I’ve ever used,” San Francisco entrepreneuer Jared Hansen said on Twitter.

Locally, Twilio’s John Britton Read More


Barry Diller Steps Down As CEO of IAC

If you me, it wasn't a perfect anymore.

Barry Diller stepped down as CEO of IAC today. The move comes as a surprise, Diller has been very active in IAC business in recent weeks, especially the Newsweek negotiations.

Diller will continue to be involved in major strategic decisions, but will step back from the day to day business. That work will be handled Read More