The Muse is a New York-based company with a platform for companies seeking qualified candidates to fill job openings as well as job seekers looking to find work at a new company or make a career change.
Job seekers can sign up for the platform using their email or a social media account. They can utilize the search feature to find jobs based on job title or location. They can also access literature containing career advice in addition to career coaching, which can aid in situations such as career path consulting. Advice topics that are covered include work relationships, working abroad, switching jobs, and more.
Employers can create a company profile on the platform. The Muse collects information from current employees of the employer's company, such as core values or what they think are impactful projects. The platform attracts a specific audience of candidates to apply for each company's job openings. Companies that have used The Muse for recruitment purposes include Facebook, Eventbrite, Target, Vanguard, and more.
The Muse acquires its 2nd company
The company acquires TalentShare.
The Muse acquires an app
The company acquires Brand Amp in order to gain insights into hiring companies.
The Muse raises a $1,200,000 seed round from Cathie Black, Y Combinator, Great Oaks Venture Capital and Eric Ries.
The Muse raises a $1,200,000 seed round from Great Oaks Venture Capital.
Adrian Granzella Larssen
Douglas P.B. Freeman
The Muse, a popular recruitment site for millennials, has made its second acquisition
November 8, 2018