Google + E-rent + 8 star professions = INSIDERS
- Google opens a pop-up store in New York.
- E-loue buys Troc-Echange.com to accelerate collaborative consumption.
- Today’s figure: 25.7% annual growth for the online video content market by 2020.
- Image of the day: 8 jobs sought by recruiters in 2016.
- The appointment of the day: Thierry Lemaitre leaves SFR for SES-imagotag.
Google is about to open an ephemeral shop At New York. Inaugurated on October 20, the latter will be called “Made by Google”, like the slogan used by the Mountain View firm to promote its new series of products presented during its keynote on October 4. Google notably unveiled a new Pixel smartphone, the Home voice assistant for the home and the Daydream View virtual reality headset.
This pop-up store is an opportunity for the Alphabet subsidiary to launch into retail sales. Depending on the success of this initiative, Google could embark on an adventure similar to that of Apple to deploy physical points of sale around the world.
Read also: Pixel, Home, Daydream View…: the main announcements of Google’s keynote
E-rent, specialist in online rental, announces the acquisition of the site Barter-Echange.com. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 2003 by Hakim Belarbi, Troc-Echange.com allows individuals to publish or search for barter and exchange classifieds. The site claims 13,000 active members and 1,800 online ads.
With this takeover, E-loue wants to strengthen its presence in the collaborative consumption market. “We do not want to get into the barter business, but with this acquisition, which confirms the consolidation in the collaborative consumption sector, we will increase our traffic and our community of sharing enthusiasts.“, Explain Alexandre woog, president of the E-loue group.
The online video content market, valued at $ 38.71 billion in 2015, is expected to experience annual growth rates of around 25.7% by 2020, according to the report “Global Digital Video Content Market 2016-2020», Produced by PR Newswire. The market therefore has an income potential of 121.47 billion dollars within 4 years.
Video content, formerly mainly YouTube videos, advertisements on Facebook, or promotional films broadcast on company sites, is now changing form. The authors of the report thus identified some strong trends in the field of video, such as the in-house production of web series or the live streaming of events, a format particularly suited to sport.
Glassdoor, a platform for putting candidates and recruiters in touch with each other, looked at the positions that recruit the most at the moment, and which offer compensation levels above 3,000 euros per month. The company has thus drawn up a list of 8 professions which are on the rise this year, from sales engineer to business developer, including software developer.
** Methodology: The above list presents a sample of trades, in no particular order, for which French employees reported a median total monthly remuneration higher than € 3,000 per month. To be eligible, the salaries of the trades on this list had to be entered by at least 20 employees based in France during the last year (09/21/16 – 09/20/16). Additional compensation is an optional field on the Glassdoor platform. Similar job titles have been consolidated. The number of job vacancies per trade represents the job vacancies available on the Glassoor platform as of 09/29/16. In addition to this, you will need to know more about it.
The French group SES-imagotag, specialized in digital solutions for physical commerce and electronic labels, focuses on the services of Thierry lemaitre. He joined the company as Deputy Managing Director in charge of finance.
In his new role, he will be responsible for supporting the growth strategy of SES-imagotag. Previously, Thierry Lemaitre worked for the Altice group, being CFO of Numericable and then SFR.
The agenda for the week from October 10 to 16
[Atelier en ligne] 3 out of 4 visitors leave your site if their experience is not optimized. Want to change that? – Qlik Visualize Your World – IT Tuesday: Business angels / Entrepreneurs meetings…
Events not to be missed from October 10 to 16
Aravati is looking for a Research / Recruitment Officer (M / F) to join its team
In order to expand our team, we are currently recruiting our future recruitment officer, a real detective whose main mission will be to assist our super consultants in the search for exceptional candidates!
Identify the most suitable sourcing media for the target.
Write and disseminate offers on all media: firm website, social networks, job boards
Search for suitable profiles in the available CV databases (firm database, job sites)
Identify target companies that can accommodate the desired profile and in their organizational charts the relevant profiles