RESET PASSWORD

Please enter your username or email address to reset your password:

 

 

SUBSCRIBE NOW!

This feature is only available to Subscribers.

Call us now at (800) 908-5395
for full access to the REDBOOKS database!

SAVE CONTACTS

Please select which Lead List you
would like to save these contacts to.

CREATE NEW LEAD LIST

 Company List     Contact List

LEARN MORE ABOUT Nick Zakrasek

Nick Zakrasek, Product Manager, Google Search

November 12, 2018

Nick Zakrasek

Google Powers Newest Military Skills Translation Tool

..... Google recently launched the feature as a tweak of its Google for Jobs job search technology, based on occupational skills mapping and machine learning. "Over 250,000 service members transition into the civilian workforce each year, and unfortunately it's all too hard to find that first job coming out of the military," said Nick Zakrasek, product manager and co-founder of Google for Jobs. Veterans' No. 1 challenge when seeking a job after leaving the military is finding work at the same level as where they were in the military (67 percent), followed by finding jobs that match their skills in the military (63 percent) and translating their military skills to a civilian job (62 percent), according to the 2018 Veterans Hiring Survey conducted by Monster. .....

September 25, 2018

Nick Zakrasek

Google's search algorithms aim to plug local skills gaps

..... Google hopes the feature, called Pathways, will address a skills gap it spotted after launching its job search tool last year – somewhat of a formality, given users around the world have already spent two decades using its search engine as a way to find work. Nick Zakrasek, product manager at Google for Jobs, said: “The skills in demand are not always the skills people have. And this gap is different in each community......