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( BW)(NY-VAULT.COM) 'Am I Worthy?' Launches at Vault.com: New
Evaluates Professionals' 'Market Value'
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 29, 2000--Like
most of America,
are you wondering if you could earn more money by jumping ship to a
new job or even a new industry? Wonder no more: Vault.com
Workplace Network(TM), today announced the
launch of Am I Worthy?(TM), a fascinating new career tool that allows
professionals to uncover their "market value" in today's red-hot job
It works like this: Vault.com members submit a
and a desired industry, which Vault.com then sends to a compensation
expert to be evaluated. The expert offers a potential salary estimate
(e.g., "$80,000") in addition to a substantive analysis of the
candidate's strengths, weaknesses, and areas of improvement.
Once the analysis is completed, Vault.com posts
review and analysis in the Am I Worthy?(TM) area
The Vault.com community can then log
on and debate the accuracy of the expert's assessment and assign their
own salary estimate for each candidate.
In its first week live on Vault.com, Am I
Worthy?(TM) has proven
explosively popular with Vault.com's audience. The site already
received over 1,000 profiles from professionals eager to have their
credentials and backgrounds evaluated. Some of these candidates submit
their profiles using an alias, while others are bold enough to submit
their real name and sometimes even a photograph.
In addition to supplying its users with free
services like Am I
Worthy?(TM), Vault.com continues to provide its members with free,
award-winning "insider" company and industry profiles on companies
such as Yahoo! (NASDAQ: YHOO), DaimlerChrysler (NYSE: DCX), Citigroup
(NYSE: C), Boeing (NYSE: BA), Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT), and Merrill
Lynch (NYSE: MER).
Vault.com (formerly VaultReports.com), The
is the Internet's leading destination for career information and
management. Vault.com's mission is to help professionals advance their
careers through "insider" career information, online networking,
online courses, job listings, and more. Just named one of the "100
Best Sites for 2000" and "the best way to scope out potential
employers" by Yahoo! Internet Life, Vault.com provides "insider"
guides on over 3,000 companies and 70 industries. It also offers the
much-praised Electronic WaterCooler(TM), the Internet's first-ever
network of expert-moderated message boards for employees. In addition,
Vault.com offers a free job board that contains over 200,000 job
postings - one of the largest job databases on the Internet. Vault.com
was founded in 1996 by H.S. Hamadeh, Samer Hamadeh, and Mark Oldman,
together recently named to the "Silicon Alley 100: New York's 100 Most
Influential Internet Executives."
CONTACT: Vault.com, New York
Phone: (212) 366-4212 x231
KEYWORD: NEW YORK
INDUSTRY KEYWORD: INTERNET HUMAN RESOURCES