Ad spending on online recruitment sites have risen by 175% in one year. Ad spending has grown from $1.3 billion in 2004 to $3.5 billion in 2005.


Ad spending on online recruitment sites have risen by 175% in one year. Ad spending has grown from $1.3 billion in 2004 to $3.5 billion in 2005.

According to the “2006 Outlook: Recruitment Advertising” report from Borrell Associates, Online recruitment advertising increased threefold in 2005 and is set to overtake newspapers in 2007.

Pete Conti, VP and partner at Borrell Associates, said: “Companies are investing more into their recruitment boards. They’re spending more on that and less on advertising”. [source]

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