Journal launches new job board with revolutionary job matching technology

MARQUETTE — The Mining Journal, the leading publication for Upper Peninsula professionals, has launched, now with cutting edge job-matching technology and targeted network distribution powered by RealMatch.

Employers who post jobs on the Journal’s new job board,, receive unprecedented reach to top U.P. professionals within the Journal community and on TheJobNetwork, the largest recruitment ad network of job sites in North America, resulting in up to four times better response than the leading national job board.

TheJobNetwork reaches millions of active and passive job seekers monthly across the internet on local, niche and vertical job sites, as well as on leading aggregator sites and social networks.

To ensure maximum qualified response possible, jobs posted on are automatically optimized, distributed and monitored as part of targeted ad campaigns. This targeted distribution produces higher ranking in search results on search engines and paid job sites resulting in an increase in qualified response of 200 percent on average. In addition, the new site allows hiring managers to save valuable time and effort with Real-Time Job Matching, which automatically screens, grades and ranks applicants, as well as returns qualified passive job seeker matches in real-time from the site’s resume database.

“I am excited about partnering with Real Match and providing a new job board,” Journal Publisher Jim Reevs said. “Recruitment advertising networks like our new network helps ensure online job posts receive more exposure to qualified talent to generate better response rates. As a member of TheJobNetwork, we are part of the largest recruitment ad network in North America.”

The Mining Journal’s job board also offers job seekers an enhanced user experience driven by Real-Time Job Matching, which instantly matches job seekers to open postings based on their skill set, experience and preferences — eliminating the need for tedious keyword searching and browsing through hundreds of irrelevant job postings. Since is part of TheJobNetwork, job seekers also have access to job matches from any of the thousands of network sites. Job seekers who register on can view relevant job matches and apply in real-time from their online account and via the job seeker mobile app. With Real-Time Job Matching, job seekers on now spend less time searching for the right position and more time applying to relevant jobs they qualify for.