Celebrating Our Launch in Vegas!

It's hard to believe that we were in Las Vegas just a week ago, celebrating our launch at SourceCon 2018. It was instantly clear as to why this event has so many devotees that return year after year to soak up the innovations, wisdom and excitement from our industry. Our team brought back countless amounts…

How AI is Becoming a Recruiter’s Best Friend

Are you terrified you’re going to be replaced by a robot? This fear seems common these days, especially among recruiters. Many people working in talent acquisition are both curious about artificial intelligence (AI) – it ranked as one of the top global recruiting trends in a recent LinkedIn report – and worried about what it means for the…

Uncommon is coming to SourceCon 2018!

We’ve been counting down to this year’s SourceCon in Vegas, and our excitement has only grown after hearing how much of a blast it is to be at a conference with the most extroverted, people-loving humans out there- recruiters! We will be celebrating our launch from the very first night as the hosts of SourceCon’s…

Why it’s so hard to hire and get hired

There’s a single number that sums up all of the difficulty that candidates and recruiters face in the job search process: 250. Why is this number so significant? It’s the average number of applicants per job. And it’s growing. Only five years ago, it was less than half that number. This number has skyrocketed in…

Finally, A Better Way to Connect Jobs With Talent

When you think about it, the recruiting industry hasn’t really changed much in the past 100 years. Employers write job descriptions and pay to advertise them. Job seekers read job posts on job boards, decide if they are qualified, and apply. Then the employers have to read through all the resumes and make subjective decisions…

Uncommon.co Launches Recruiting Industry’s First Qualification-Based Talent Marketplace

Founded by entrepreneurial pioneers of data and automation with over $1B in exits, Uncommon.co comes out of beta with $18M in funding, and is already trusted to help find talent for Gap, Aflac, and Lyft PALO ALTO, Calif. (Feb. 15, 2018) - Today, Uncommon.co announces Uncommon IQ, the industry's first qualification-based talent marketplace that connects…