“Our career center and career-related services for the association industry continue to provide an incredible value to our customers and their 20 million members,” said JP Guilbault, President and Chief Operating Officer for YourMembership.com.
Saint Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) February 18, 2014
YourMembership.com Inc., the leading provider of integrated web-based member management software, job board and career center services, and buyer’s guides announced today significant growth in employer and job seeker usage and traffic across their network of career centers. The Association Career Network, an integral part of the YourMembership platform, provides member-based organizations talent and career solutions that help their members achieve professional success. Member-based organizations also benefit from the network by increasing their non-dues revenue through job listing and advertisement placements.
The year-over-year growth for the 1,200 career centers that make up the network included:
- An overall increase of 13% in career site interactions (39 million in 2013 over 34.5 million in 2012)
- A 75% surge in job applications processed (646,500 in 2013 vs. 369,219 in 2012)
- A 53% increase (23 million in 2013 vs. 15 million in 2012) in user-requested email job listing notifications sent to potential job candidates
- A 10% increase in job listing advertising packages purchased by employers (22,000 in 2013 vs. 20,000 in 2012)
- A 21% increase in advertising royalties paid to career center member organizations
“Our career center and career-related services for the association industry continue to provide an incredible value to our customers and their 20 million members,” said JP Guilbault, President and Chief Operating Officer for YourMembership.com. “As a key part of the YourMembership.com platform that provides professional and career management solutions for members, the network’s branded job boards and career centers provide additional engagement, recruiting, and non-dues revenue generating opportunities for member-based organizations, unrivaled candidate targeting tools for employers, and informative, automated job notifications for job seekers.
“Increased activity in the employment and professional development sector has brought member-based organizations to the forefront of the war for talent,” added Guilbault. “Employers nationwide are realizing that they can find qualified, career-minded candidates within member-based organizations, while at the same time those organizations’ members continue to leverage their associations for professional development and career opportunities.“
On February 20th at 12PM ET, YourMembership.com will be hosting a Webinar highlighting the
challenges associations face from social media giants who have entered the job search market recently. Participants will learn how they can grow their influence as the trusted resource for career seekers as they continue to provide access to career opportunities and professional development within their industry. To register for the Webinar titled Social Networking, Mission Creep, and the 2014 Job Market: The Potential Risks and Rewards for Your Association, visit https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/835069817.
About YourMembership.com Inc.
Established in 1998, YourMembership.com helps member-centric organizations around the world provide more value to their members, drive non-dues revenue, increase their relevance through innovative member engagement tools, and enhance overall operational efficiencies.
YourMembership.com’s SaaS-model membership management solution provides member-based organizations the tools they need to effectively brand their organization, engage their membership and streamline their administrative processes. Additionally, the company offers innovative career centers and buyers guides that provide both increased membership value and non-dues revenue. As the globe’s largest provider of membership management and association management software, YourMembership.com provides comprehensive membership solutions to over 2,800 customers in 32 countries.
For more information visit http://www.YourMembership.com.