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Resume Search Startup TalentSpring Raises $1.6 Million

This story was written by Joseph Tartakoff.
TalentSpring, a semantic-search startup that lets recruiters identify potential job candidates on social-networking sites and job boards by scanning for their qualifications, has raised $1.6 million. Investors include Second Avenue Partners. The company is testing its service, and expects to go live with it in May. TalentSpring argues that semantic search is more effective than searching for key words and correlated terms.

By Joseph Tartakoff

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