[INSIDERS] The 5 Tech Info You Shouldn’t Miss

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  • Wecover raises 500,000 euros to bring auto insurance into collaborative time.
  • Easy-Voyage joins forces with Opitrip.
  • In China, the bar of 100 million paying subscribers for video streaming has been crossed.
  • How to make your CV more visible on the Internet?
  • The nominations: Camille Vaziaga, Sandrine Lilienfeld, Stéphanie Constand-Atellian, Frédéric Rousseau…
  • Online workshop: Social media: what challenges and trends for 2017?
    Tuesday, February 14 at 11 a.m., with Hootsuite.

brice-le-houerouAllowing good car drivers to reduce their insurance costs by pooling their expenses with drivers who resemble them, such is the ambition of Brice Le Houérou, the CEO of Wecover.

When registering, users of the Wecover application choose the group in which they identify the most (city dwellers, long-distance drivers, young drivers, etc.), and receive personalized advice after each of their trips. At the start of the year, the contributions of users of the same group are placed in a “common pool” dedicated to drivers who are members of this group. At the end of the year, what remains in the pool after compensation for injured drivers is redistributed to each member of the group.

The Parisian start-up announces that it has carried out a first fundraising in the amount of 500,000 euros, from business angels whose identity has not been revealed. It works in partnership with a subsidiary of Crédit Mutuel Arkea, as well as with an international reinsurer to develop its offer.

Loïc GeoffroyThe online travel comparator Easyvoyage, a subsidiary of Webedia, has decided to partner with Opitrip, which is developing a search engine dedicated to collaborative tourism. This alliance allows Easyvoyage to integrate the Orléans start-up’s vacation rental search engine on its platform.

Opitrip users will thus have access to a catalog of 4 million vacation rentals in 120 countries around the world, according to Opitrip. “This partnership fits perfectly with our travel development strategy through the sharing economy.“, precise Loïc Geoffroy, co-founder of Opitrip. Last August, the company launched in 2014 had completed a funding round of 560,000 euros.

In China, the number of films designed for 100% online distribution increased by 260% between 2015 and 2016, according to EntGroup data reported by Technode. The iQIYI platform, created in 2010 by Baidu to position itself in this online film market, alone broadcast 1,780 of the more than 2,500 films released in 2016.

Also in terms of business opportunities, the Chinese online video market is booming. There are in fact more than 100 million paying subscribers for a streaming service at the start of 2017, which is a third more than in 2016. Among the subscribers to the streaming service offered by iQIYI, nearly half (49%) are under 24.

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More and more recruiters are using Applicant Tracking System (ATS), in order to reference all the CVs they receive, and to sort the profiles according to a position. It is therefore important to understand how this software works to bring out its profile from the lot. In an infographic published on his blog, the job search engine Adzuna gives advice to people looking for a job.

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Camille-VaziagaCamille Vaziaga joins the Public Affairs team at Microsoft France

Camille Vaziaga is leaving her position as general delegate of the Renaissance Numérique think tank to join the Public Affairs team of Microsoft France, under the direction of Jean-Renaud Roy, promoted to director in September 2016.

With Quang-Minh Lepescheux, she completes the institutional relations department of the public, external and legal affairs department of Microsoft France, headed since July 2016 by Corinne Caillaud, member of the executive committee, following the departure of Marc Mossé who was promoted to director. government affairs for Europe.

Sandrine-LilienfeldSandrine Lilienfeld becomes President of Caroll

Vivarte just named Sandrine Lilienfeld as President of the Caroll brand. She was previously Interim Managing Director of Ekyog.

Stephanie-Constand-AtellianStéphanie Constand-Atellian joins the Fnac Darty group

Fnac Darty announces the arrival of Stephanie Constand-Atellian as director of financing and investor relations. She was previously VP Investor Relations at Ingenico Group.

Frederic-RousseauFrédéric Rousseau appointed Director of Development of the Mutual general

Frédéric rousseau join the General mutual as director of development. He was previously Deputy Managing Director in charge of development at Humanis.

Tuesday February 14 at 11 a.m. with Hootsuite

From Facebook to Instagram, via Twitter, Snapchat, and even Pinterest, more than 2.3 billion people use social networks and media around the world.

Every day, new formats and innovations enrich the user experience, but also provide many opportunities for your brand.

Isabelle Mathieu, Social Media Consultant and Yann Dirheimer from Hootsuite will present to you, during this online workshop, new trends and best practices.

To know more.

From April 18 to 20, 2017 in Paris

E-Marketing, the largest meeting place for digital marketing and Customer Strategy professionals, the trade fair dedicated to customer relations will be held simultaneously on April 18, 19 & 20 in Paris – Porte de Versailles.

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HR mobilities is looking for a Business Manager – Intrapreneur (M / F) for its client

We are recruiting for our client a Key People: Business Manager / Developer. This is a job creation to participate and contribute to the growth of a company already in strong development. The position is very progressive: future manager of a new entity / BU.

You take part in the company’s strategy on subjects such as: Big data, IoT, the cloud and the modernization of infrastructures, the evolution and transformation of the workstation, the support of digital transformations and Management trades.

Mission:

  • You build your account business strategy and prospect to develop your customer base;

  • You capture and analyze the needs of your prospects in your segment, share them and decline them in offers;

  • You lead your response team to Call for Tender and work on referencing files;

  • You lead customer support and lead negotiations;

  • You manage the closing of the business until the implementation of the solution (delegation, fixed price projects…);

  • You meet candidates with the support of a recruitment team and make recruitment decisions;

  • You manage, follow the collaborators in service within your client portfolio with the daily support of the HR teams.

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