MeetRecruiter - student project

Viral Map: UGS


  1. List any major ‘players’ in the system (e.g.  a marketplace may have two major players: buyers & sellers).
    1. Candidates
    2. Consulting Firm
    3. Principal Company
    4. List out any selfish reasons why each player would need their contacts/friends to join the service.
      1. Candidates

                                                               i.      want to be able to hook their friends up with a job.

                                                             ii.      Want to expand their network.

                                                            iii.      Give recruiter good referrals to build mutually beneficial relationship.

                                                           iv.      Referral fees for candidates!

                                                             v.      Social recognition (successful referral results in facebook notification “Candidate X helped Person Y get a job!”)

  1. Consulting Firm

                                                               i.      Increases talent pool

                                                             ii.      Reduces degree of separation between firm and candidate

                                                            iii.      Increases fill rate

  1. Principal Company

                                                               i.      Given access to a greater talent pool than would be possible through internal development

                                                             ii.      Reduces hiring costs

                                                            iii.      Reduces hiring risk

                                                           iv.      Increased versatility and time utility w/ candidate selection

  1. List out all things you could possibly charge each player for on the service.
    1. Candidates

                                                               i.      Candidates will have direct access to a recruiter whom they can build a relationship with.

                                                             ii.      Not really sure.. .candidates are the commodity here, so I don’t really want to charge them.

  1. Consulting Firm

                                                               i.      [not sure]


  1. Principal Company

                                                               i.      [Not sure…]

  1. Short reason why you think the player would be motivated to need their contact or pay for the service.
    1. Candidates

                                                               i.      Candidates want to learn about contract opportunities

  1. Consulting firm

                                                               i.      Firms want qualified candidates.