By September 27, 2011

Monster BeKnown iPhone app now available

monster logoMonster announced European availability of an iPhone app for BeKnown, Monster’s professional networking application for Facebook. Joining the recently announced Android widget, this latest mobile app for BeKnown allows users to establish and manage a professional network on Facebook, seperate from social contacts, via their iPhone while on the move. Job seekers with other smartphone devices, including Blackberry and Windows Phone, can take advantage of the BeKnown mobile website without the need to use a desktop or laptop.

The Monster job seeking site has been around for a while but the new BeKnown application for iPhone lets users find jobs through their Facebook accounts, making it easier for employers and potential employees to connect together. The iPhone apps is now available for free in the App Store, and the widget for Android in the App Market.

Full press release is after the break.

 

 

 

Monster BeKnownT Comes to iPhone

Professional networking application for Facebook now available on iPhone across Europe, joining recently announced BeKnown Android widget

26 September 2011Monster today announces European availability of an iPhone app for BeKnownT, Monster’s professional networking application for Facebook. Joining the recently announced Android widget, this latest mobile app for BeKnown allows users to establish and manage a professional network on Facebook, seperate from social contacts, via their iPhone while on the move.

“Having access to your network of professional connections, as well as the latest perfectly matched job opportunities, wherever you are is a big advantage in a highly competitive job market,” said Michael Gentle, spokesperson for Monster UK and Ireland. “We’re making it easier than ever to boost your professional network and stay in touch with the best jobs while you’re on the move.”

Job seekers with other smartphone devices, including Blackberry and Windows Phone, can take advantage of the BeKnown mobile website without the need to use  desktop or laptop computer.

Key functionality in the mobile versions of BeKnown includes the ability to:

· View user profiles

· Make new connections

· View network updates

· Exchange messages between connections

· Receive push notifications (iPhone app only)

· Search for Monster jobs

· Discover jobs posted by connections

BeKnown, and the mobile versions of the app, are part of a growing portfolio of services from Monster that help job seekers wherever they are, on their terms. They also allow recruiters to build networks to reach relevant talent, matching opportunities with the most relevant people. BeKnown brings professional networking to a mass market audience that includes medical, engineering, education, retail and many other occupations. 

Supporting Resources:

· iPhone app – available free in Apple App Store: http://www.apple.com/uk/

· Android widget – available free in Android Market:https://market.android.com/details?id=com.monster.android.Views

· Visit the BeKnown mobile site here: http://m.beknown.com

Connect & Engage with BeKnown:

· Visit the BeKnown blog for insight into the latest innovations happening on BeKnown

· Follow BeKnown on twitter for instant updates

· For screenshots of BeKnown, please visit our flickr page

About Monster Worldwide

Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: MWW), parent company of Monster®, the premier global online employment solution for more than a decade, strives to bring people together to advance their lives. With a local presence in key markets in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia, Monster works for everyone by connecting employers with quality job seekers at all levels and by providing personalized career advice to consumers globally. Through online media sites and services, Monster delivers vast, highly targeted audiences to advertisers. Monster Worldwide is a member of the S&P 500 Index. To learn more about Monster’s industry-leading products and services, visit www.monster.com. More information about Monster Worldwide is available at about-monster.com. Follow Monster on Twitter @MonsterWW and connect on Facebook.

 

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