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We automate headhunting processes

Empion primarily relies on AI models for its recruiting processes. This approach not only saves time but also ensures greater accuracy compared to conventional methods of hiring new employees.

We automate headhunting processes
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April 05, 2024

We automate headhunting processes

Empion primarily relies on AI models for its recruiting processes. This approach not only saves time but also ensures greater accuracy compared to conventional methods of hiring new employees.To the article
Honeypot founder Emma Tracey is placing her bets on these startups
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March 25, 2024

Honeypot founder Emma Tracey is placing her bets on these startups

Honeypot founder Emma Tracey, who recently launched a Creative Brand Agency, has been increasingly investing in emerging internet companies since her exit. Her portfolio includes exciting startups such as Cakewalk, Empion, Hygraph, NetBird, Widgetbook, and Workbee.To the article
How do I implement AI without conflicting with the AI Act?
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March 22, 2024

How do I implement AI without conflicting with the AI Act?

The AI Act regulates the deployment of artificial intelligence. What do companies need to consider now?To the article
Finding the perfect employer with AI - featuring Annika von Mutius
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March 22, 2024

Finding the perfect employer with AI - featuring Annika von Mutius

Annika, is 30 years old and could have easily taken the easy way as the scion of a business family. Instead, she ventured into the Silicon Valley, where she and her co-founder Larissa had the idea of a lifetime. This gave rise to Empion, an HR-Tech start-up that essentially democratizes the work of headhunters for all of us: the AI matches us with the job that fits our skills and culture ideally. We discuss her journey to becoming a successful entrepreneur. Annika has been recognized in Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe in the Technology category and is listed in the Top 40 Under 40 in Germany by Capital magazine.To the article
The 15 Most Important Women in AI in Germany
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March 11, 2024

The 15 Most Important Women in AI in Germany

In a recent list, we present 15 pioneers who are crucially shaping the development of artificial intelligence in Germany—either through their own companies or as thought leaders in research.To the article
We rely on the innovation factor of diversity!
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March 10, 2024

We rely on the innovation factor of diversity!

Promoting diversity, equality, and inclusion is a crucial factor for the success of companies. A diverse workforce fosters innovation, as different perspectives and experiences lead to creative solutions. These, in turn, strengthen competitiveness. Startups are pioneers in innovation. What large companies can learn from startups and how they can create a culture that fosters innovation will be discussed in this panel.To the article
AI Determines Your Job Fate: Learn how to optimize your resume for better job prospects in the age of artificial intelligence.
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February 28, 2024

AI Determines Your Job Fate: Learn how to optimize your resume for better job prospects in the age of artificial intelligence.

AI is reshaping the hiring landscape, influencing decisions on your job applications. Experts elucidate how to navigate and succeed in the automated selection process. To the article
Talent Acquisition - Algorithm Assists in Selection
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February 08, 2024

Talent Acquisition - Algorithm Assists in Selection

How applicants receive personalized job recommendations with Empion based on a cultural assessment.To the article
Coaching instead of cash? When startups should say no in financing rounds
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February 01, 2024

Coaching instead of cash? When startups should say no in financing rounds

In the search for the right funding, some investors also offer "coaching for equity". Dr. Annika von Mutius, co-founder of the AI start-up Empion, explains why female founders should say stop and which financing options promise far more success. To the article
Can AI also revolutionise the search for talent?
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January 24, 2024

Can AI also revolutionise the search for talent?

Customised recruiting that is successful in the long term can only work if the individual, soft values of people are taken into account. Nevertheless, there is room for the use of high-performance AI systems. AI expert Annika von Mutius explains exactly where.To the article
"AI may increase social inequality"
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January 16, 2024

"AI may increase social inequality"

At the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, the extent to which AI development promotes inequality within society will also be discussed. What does HR need to know about this?To the article
How does innovation work in HR, Annika von Mutius?
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January 15, 2024

How does innovation work in HR, Annika von Mutius?

For many, HR is a closed book. And it's true that finding the right people is complex. That's why Annika von Mutius and her team at Empion rely on artificial intelligence. How does innovation work in HR tech?To the article
It must fit
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January 09, 2024

It must fit

From employer branding to corporate influencing: companies are faced with the challenge of adopting innovative approaches. AI is also being used here.To the article
When start-ups grow, personal success counts for less, says Empion founder
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December 30, 2023

When start-ups grow, personal success counts for less, says Empion founder

At the beginning of 2023, Annika von Mutius and her co-founder Larissa Leitner had just one employee. Now they have millions in funding and around 30 people. She looks back on an exciting year.To the article
Tech Weekly: AI in recruiting and political outlook for 2024
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December 22, 2023

Tech Weekly: AI in recruiting and political outlook for 2024

In times of skills shortages, artificial intelligence can help companies with recruiting, says Empion co-founder Dr Annika von Mutius. She explains how AI works and describes the current challenges for start-ups.To the article
Recap AI: opportunity or threat for the workplace?
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December 17, 2023

Recap AI: opportunity or threat for the workplace?

Artificial intelligence aroused particular interest and curiosity this year. The discussions focussed primarily on the opportunities and risks. What is the comparison with regard to the workplace? Well, we addressed this topic on the main stage at HUG Munich.To the article
AI Act: Reactions to the EU's new AI regulation
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December 14, 2023

AI Act: Reactions to the EU's new AI regulation

Stricter rules are to apply to the use of artificial intelligence in applications and basic models in the future. This is how start-ups, companies and associations react to the EU compromise on the AI Act.To the article
Empion - and recruiting is automated
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December 11, 2023

Empion - and recruiting is automated

Empion is our startup of the week. The Berlin-based HR startup wants to automate headhunting with the help of artificial intelligence. Investors such as VR Ventures, Cavalry Ventures and Basinghall Partners have already invested 9 million in the young company.To the article
In future, AI will check your applications: Here are 14 things you need to look out for to get the job
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December 08, 2023

In future, AI will check your applications: Here are 14 things you need to look out for to get the job

Artificial intelligence (AI) plays a crucial role in recruitment. Job seekers and companies looking for applicants are increasingly being confronted with it. AI offers a wide range of applications, from automated pre-selection processes to personnel development. It can help companies to identify qualified talent in a cost-effective and time-efficient manner and strategically strengthen their teams. Annika von Mutius is an expert in this field. To the article
AI founder: "More courage to make big investments"
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November 30, 2023

AI founder: "More courage to make big investments"

The Berlin-based AI start-up Empion has completed seed financing round of 6 million euros - without the stress of a pitch. Co-founder and mathematician Dr. Annika von Mutius on the importance of artificial intelligence in HR, her fundraising learnings, EU regulation and the elegance of numbers. To the article
How to convince artificial intelligence of your application
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November 21, 2023

How to convince artificial intelligence of your application

More and more HR departments are relying on artificial intelligence when selecting employees. The technology is currently being used primarily in certain areas of the application process. Applicants can use a few tips to make a positive impression.To the article
Recruiting: How to convince an AI of your application
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November 04, 2023

Recruiting: How to convince an AI of your application

Applicants are not the only ones who can use AI. Companies are also using artificial intelligence in their recruiting processes.To the article
Convince an AI with your application
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November 04, 2023

Convince an AI with your application

More often, your application must convince an AI before it lands on a recruiter's desk. It can therefore make sense for applicants to optimize their documents for an AI.To the article
When AI reads the application first
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November 03, 2023

When AI reads the application first

More and more HR departments are relying on the use of artificial intelligence for employee recruitment. What does this change for applicants? And will creativity and personality no longer play a role in the selection process?To the article
Why Berlin's mountain of debt is growing despite the debt brake
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November 01, 2023

Why Berlin's mountain of debt is growing despite the debt brake

Despite the tight financial budget situation - Berlin is in debt to the tune of almost 64 billion euros - the Berlin Senate has big spending plans. A prominent panel discussion on Tuesday evening at the Friedrich Naumann Foundation got to the bottom of this question. To the article
Recruiting: How to convince an AI of your application
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November 01, 2023

Recruiting: How to convince an AI of your application

AI, take over! More and more HR departments are relying on their colleagues' computers for employee acquisition. What does this change for applicants? Is this the end of creativity and charm?To the article
Empion Secures €6M in Seed Funding
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October 31, 2023

Empion Secures €6M in Seed Funding

Empion, a Berlin-based innovator in HR software solutions, has successfully raised €6M in a seed funding round led by Cavalry Ventures.To the article
Berlin-Based HRTech Startup Empion Raises $6.35M in Seed Round
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October 30, 2023

Berlin-Based HRTech Startup Empion Raises $6.35M in Seed Round

Empion, a Berlin-based provider of HR management software solutions, recently announced a seed round of $6.35 million (€6 million) led by Cavalry Ventures, with participation from existing investors Redstone VC and VR Ventures.To the article
The Working Woman
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October 30, 2023

The Working Woman

The newsletter that translates the business world into the language of women. The HR AI start-up Empion has completed a EUR 6 million seed financing round. Congratulations to the founders Dr. Annika von Mutius and Dr. Larissa Leitner!To the article
Berlin-based rectech startup Empion raises $6.4M
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October 30, 2023

Berlin-based rectech startup Empion raises $6.4M

Germany-based rectech startup Empion has raised €6.0 million ($6.4 million U.S.) in a seed funding round led by Cavalry Ventures. Existing investors Redstone VC and VR Ventures also participated. To the article
Doppelgänger Tech Talk Podcast #296 MBA | Earnings: ServiceNow, Meta, Amazon | Empion | zave it
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October 28, 2023

Doppelgänger Tech Talk Podcast #296 MBA | Earnings: ServiceNow, Meta, Amazon | Empion | zave it

How useful is an MBA? The HR start-up Empion has received funding. YouTuber Dave reports on his cashback app start-up zave it and we look at the earnings of Meta, Amazon and ServiceNow.To the article
Investments & Exits - with Niklas Raberg about the financing round of Empion and Viso
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October 27, 2023

Investments & Exits - with Niklas Raberg about the financing round of Empion and Viso

In today's Investments & Exits column, we welcome Niklas Raberg, Investment Manager at Capnamic. Niklas discusses the financing round of Empion and Viso.To the article
[Funding alert] Berlin-based HR Management Software Solutions Empion Secures €6M in Seed Funding
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October 27, 2023

[Funding alert] Berlin-based HR Management Software Solutions Empion Secures €6M in Seed Funding

Berlin-based Empion HR Management Software Solutions secures €6M in seed funding. Cavalry Ventures led this round, with participation from Redstone VC and VR Ventures, two of its current investors.To the article
Without Pitch Deck: HR tech startup Empion receives €6 million in seed funding round
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October 27, 2023

Without Pitch Deck: HR tech startup Empion receives €6 million in seed funding round

HR tech startup Empion closes a €6 million seed funding round. The round is led by Cavalry Ventures, accompanied by existing investors VR Ventures/Redstone VC. The company announced it today.To the article
Empion Raises €6M Funding
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October 26, 2023

Empion Raises €6M Funding

Berlin-based HR management software provider, Empion, has secured €6 million in a seed funding round led by Cavalry Ventures, with participation from existing investors Redstone VC and VR Ventures. To the article
Recruiting: How to convince an AI of your application
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October 26, 2023

Recruiting: How to convince an AI of your application

Applying for a job has been like this for a long time: Search for your references, update your resume, and formulate a cover letter that is as creative and charming as possible. Send it off. And hope to have convinced the boss or the HR department. Today, the procedure is usually the same. But before a superior gets to see the application, sometimes the computer has to be convinced first.To the article
Revolution in recruiting - how to convince an AI of your application
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October 26, 2023

Revolution in recruiting - how to convince an AI of your application

More and more HR departments are relying on the colleague computer for recruiting. What does this change for applicants? Is it the end of creativity and charm?To the article
Revolution in recruiting - how to convince an AI of your application
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October 26, 2023

Revolution in recruiting - how to convince an AI of your application

More and more HR departments are turning to computers and artificial intelligence (AI) in their recruiting efforts. What does this change for applicants? Is it the end of creativity and charm?To the article
Values-based AI-driven Headhunting
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October 26, 2023

Values-based AI-driven Headhunting

Less than two years ago Empion gained €2.4M in pre-seed. Now founder team Dr. Annika von Mutius and Dr. Larissa Leitner have announced a successful seed-funding of €6M, as starting-up reports.To the article
Completely without a pitch deck
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October 26, 2023

Completely without a pitch deck

HR tech startup Empion closes €6 million in seed funding with Cavalry Ventures and existing investors VR Ventures/Redstone VC, as the company announced today.To the article
Recruiting: Bewerbungen im KI Check
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October 26, 2023

Recruiting: Bewerbungen im KI Check

Applicants need not fear the AI in the HR department. A good, clearly structured application so far is also a good application for AI.To the article
How to convince an AI of your application
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October 26, 2023

How to convince an AI of your application

Applying for a job went like this for a long time: Pick out your references, update your resume, and write a cover letter that is as creative and charming as possible. But artificial intelligence (AI) is also making inroads in this area of our working lives. To the article
Recruiting: Applications analyzed by an AI
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October 26, 2023

Recruiting: Applications analyzed by an AI

"In theory, AI can handle the entire recruiting process on its own," says Annika von Mutius, founder of an HR tech startup that offers AI-based solutions.To the article
Germany’s Empion raises €6M from Cavalry Ventures, others to automate hiring with AI
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October 26, 2023

Germany’s Empion raises €6M from Cavalry Ventures, others to automate hiring with AI

Berlin-based Empion, a provider of HR management software solutions, announced on Wednesday, October 25,, that it has raised €6M in a seed round of funding led by Cavalry Ventures with participation from existing investors Redstone VC and VR Ventures.To the article
Startup Ticker: +++ Inreal +++ Empion +++ getvoila +++ Franka Emika +++ Black Semiconductor +++
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October 26, 2023

Startup Ticker: +++ Inreal +++ Empion +++ getvoila +++ Franka Emika +++ Black Semiconductor +++

A real speciality in these difficult investment times! Cavalry Ventures and VR Ventures just invested €6 million in the young Berlin-based HR startup Empion - and according to the company, they did so "entirely without fundraising and without a pitch deck within just a few weeks."To the article
Without a pitch deck
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October 26, 2023

Without a pitch deck

HR tech startup Empion closes a €6 million seed funding. The round is led by Cavalry Ventures, accompanied by existing investors VR Ventures/Redstone VC. The company announced today.To the article
Without a Pitch Deck: HR tech startup Empion raises €6 million
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October 25, 2023

Without a Pitch Deck: HR tech startup Empion raises €6 million

Berlin-based HR tech startup Empion has raised a total of €6 million in a recently closed seed funding round. This round was led by Cavalry Ventures and accompanied by existing investors VR Ventures/Redstone VC.To the article
Exclusive: HR start-up Empion receives €6 million investment
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October 25, 2023

Exclusive: HR start-up Empion receives €6 million investment

Shortly after Empion was founded, the startup already closes its second financing round - without a pitch deck and fundraising. An exclusive interview with founder Dr. Annika von Mutius. To the article
Recruiting: How to convince an AI of your application
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October 25, 2023

Recruiting: How to convince an AI of your application

AI, take over! More and more HR departments are relying on their colleagues' computers for employee acquisition. What does this change for applicants? Is this the end of creativity and charm?To the article
Deal Monitor - Empion gets 6 million
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October 25, 2023

Deal Monitor - Empion gets 6 million

Cavalry Ventures and VR Ventures are investing €6 million in Empion. The Berlin-based HR startup, founded in 2022 by Annika von Mutius and Larissa Leitner, aims to automate headhunting using artificial intelligence.To the article
Startup Insider Podcast: Empion raises millions for automated recruiting
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October 25, 2023

Startup Insider Podcast: Empion raises millions for automated recruiting

In this episode, we talk to Annika von Mutius, Co-Founder of Empion, about the successfully completed seed funding round of €6 million.To the article
Unlocking the Future of Recruiting: Empion’s AI-based Robo-Headhunter
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October 25, 2023

Unlocking the Future of Recruiting: Empion’s AI-based Robo-Headhunter

An individualized candidate journey is needed to solve one of the largest struggles of the modern business world. To solve this issue, Empion has developed an AI-based Robo-Headhunter that can match companies and applicants based on company culture, personality and skills. To the article
Start-up Empion receives investment of six million euros
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October 25, 2023

Start-up Empion receives investment of six million euros

Larissa Leitner from Sterzing has already completed the second round of financing with her start-up Empion, thus laying the foundation for further strong growth.To the article
Empion: Berlin-based HR tech start-up secures €6 million in funding
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October 25, 2023

Empion: Berlin-based HR tech start-up secures €6 million in funding

With an AI-based robo headhunter, Empion, founded in 2021 by Dr. Annika von Mutius and Dr. Larissa Leitner, makes a customized headhunting experience accessible to the mass market.To the article
HR tech startup Empion receives €6 million in seed funding round
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October 25, 2023

HR tech startup Empion receives €6 million in seed funding round

Berlin-based HR tech startup Empion receives €6 million in seed funding, led by Cavalry Ventures and backed by existing investors VR Ventures/Redstone VC.To the article
HUG by Personio
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October 10, 2023

HUG by Personio

We were guests at HUG by Personio for the first time. Dr Annika von Mutius took part in an exciting and controversial panel discussion on AI in the HR industry.To the article
AI in recruiting: More success in the search for talent
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September 25, 2023

AI in recruiting: More success in the search for talent

As is evident in many areas, AI is realizing enormous efficiency gains. Better late than never: now the HR industry is also reacting. AI expert Annika von Mutius presents various models.To the article
Bits & Pretzels 2023
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September 24, 2023

Bits & Pretzels 2023

The biggest startup event in Germany - Bits & Pretzels! Dr. Annika von Mutius presented our vision and our development on stage. To the article
VR Ventures' Portfolio Day
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September 20, 2023

VR Ventures' Portfolio Day

We attended the VR Ventures/Redstone Portfolio day for the 2nd time - an event for knowledge exchange between investors (LPs) and portfolio companies. To the article
Campus for Family Business
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September 15, 2023

Campus for Family Business

Dr. Annika von Mutius was pleased to give the opening speech at this year's Campus for Family Business by the WHU Institute for Family Business and SMEs at WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management. To the article
Why HR should not fear AI
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September 13, 2023

Why HR should not fear AI

The first panel discussion at the German Human Resources Award dealt with a topic that is probably on the minds of almost all companies: Artificial intelligence and its impact. Dr. Annika von Mutius and Dr. Andreas Moring debated together about this topic in Cologne.To the article
Zukunft Personal Europe 2023
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September 12, 2023

Zukunft Personal Europe 2023

The Zukunft Personal in Cologne is happening again and Empion was represented in 3 panels: Future of Recruiting Technology, AI in Recruiting: how can we use it and what do we need to pay attention to, Artificial Intelligence in Recruiting: the beginning of a new era?To the article
#dpp live ticker: The German Human Resources Management Award ceremony
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September 11, 2023

#dpp live ticker: The German Human Resources Management Award ceremony

Let the day pass in review: Our live ticker from the DPP to read, with impressions from the panels and the announcement of the winners and winners!To the article
Freedom despite time clock? The way to a modern working time organization
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September 07, 2023

Freedom despite time clock? The way to a modern working time organization

What possibilities are there for making working hours more flexible in view of the "time clock ruling"? How can flexibility and employee protection be guaranteed at the same time? And what challenges do companies face? These and other questions will be discussed by our guests in the Webtalk on 07.09.23.To the article
Dr. Annika von Mutius, how does AI inevitably lead to process optimization in HR?
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September 06, 2023

Dr. Annika von Mutius, how does AI inevitably lead to process optimization in HR?

In this episode of the ZEIT Talent Podcast, our host Marcus Merheim talks to Dr. Annika von Mutius. She gives us an insight into how the various areas of recruiting will be simplified by AI systems in the future and explains how this is already happening in the areas of "sourcing" and "screening".To the article
Four-day week thanks to artificial intelligence?
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September 04, 2023

Four-day week thanks to artificial intelligence?

Experts discuss the future of the working world at Zortify's Summer School.To the article
How the start-up Empion wants to revolutionize the job market
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August 29, 2023

How the start-up Empion wants to revolutionize the job market

The start-up Empion connects job seekers with employers. But not with classic job ads and resumes. The focus is on corporate culture - and on the question of whether someone is more of a mountain hut type, space station type or houseboat type.To the article
Annika von Mutius: Between the chairs
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August 28, 2023

Annika von Mutius: Between the chairs

Annika von Mutius is a third-generation member of an entrepreneurial family, but for now she has decided to set up her own company: With her HR start-up Empion GmbH, which is barely two years old, she is attracting the attention of experts and investors. What does that mean for her understanding of ownership and succession?To the article
"AI use in recruiting is still in its infancy"
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July 31, 2023

"AI use in recruiting is still in its infancy"

Dr. Annika von Mutius wants to revolutionize recruiting. The AI pioneer will be on stage at the DPP. She presents her ideas in an interview.To the article
So that there is a spark between applicants and companies
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July 21, 2023

So that there is a spark between applicants and companies

Today, a credible employer brand with a contemporary corporate culture is the difference between winning and losing in the "war for talent. How do companies and applicants find out whether they are on the same wavelength before the first interview? Empion provides answers, with the use of artificial intelligence.To the article
Talentpro: Expofestival on growth course
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July 04, 2023

Talentpro: Expofestival on growth course

The two-day recruiting fair in Munich was very well received this year, which was reflected in both the number of visitors and the feedback from participants. Here is a review.To the article
"Not everyone wants to work at Tesla - some are happy at a tax office"
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June 29, 2023

"Not everyone wants to work at Tesla - some are happy at a tax office"

The co-founder of Empion wants to automate the recruiting market, and to do so, she first checks the values of companies and applicants. What role can AI play in the job search?To the article
Automated headhunting - AI as the biggest opportunity in recruiting?
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June 12, 2023

Automated headhunting - AI as the biggest opportunity in recruiting?

"We still have far too few HR departments that have the courage to use AI applications." In podcast episode #77 of Klartext HR, Stefan Scheller talks to Dr. Annika von Mutius, Empion, about "Automated headhunting - AI as the biggest opportunity in recruiting?".To the article
Is AI as dangerous as nuclear weapons? Three industry experts answer.
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May 31, 2023

Is AI as dangerous as nuclear weapons? Three industry experts answer.

Sam Altman and other high-profile AI experts have recently issued a warning about the risks associated with artificial intelligence in an open letter. To gain more insights into this matter, we interviewed three German AI experts.To the article
Matching talent thanks to culture and technology
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May 30, 2023

Matching talent thanks to culture and technology

Do you want to attract the best talent to your company? If so, you know that comprehensive outreach is critical to recruiting. But have you thought about why company culture plays a key role and how you can get there with technology prequalification?To the article
Talent Search? Why companies should use TikTok for recruiting
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May 16, 2023

Talent Search? Why companies should use TikTok for recruiting

WhatsApp, Facebook, and Instagram continue to lead the ranking of social media user numbers. Consequently, it has become well established to utilize Instagram and Facebook for marketing and recruiting purposes. However, the true high-flyer lurks in fifth place in the ranking.To the article
Personalführung: DAS DGFP-MAGAZIN
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May 14, 2023

Personalführung: DAS DGFP-MAGAZIN

Shortages in several industries have grown into a general labor shortage. However, companies can still replenish their personnel pipeline.To the article
The skills shortage doesn't have to be a drama
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May 04, 2023

The skills shortage doesn't have to be a drama

Companies are under pressure to make their working conditions as attractive as possible. This is the only way they can retain their current employees and attract new applicants. A guest article by Annika von Mutius.To the article
Is China outpacing us in the AI space? We spoke with 2 experts
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April 26, 2023

Is China outpacing us in the AI space? We spoke with 2 experts

Stanford University's AI Index Report has been published for the sixth time in a row. For 2023, it clearly shows how strongly China currently dominates the AI field in research. We spoke with two AI experts.To the article
AI in recruiting: Leave nothing to chance in your talent search
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April 06, 2023

AI in recruiting: Leave nothing to chance in your talent search

Many companies continue to rely on job advertisements, despite the fact that artificial intelligence can offer a more efficient and cost-effective approach to candidate sourcing. The job ad is a paradox: while it remains one of the top recruiting channels, it is also outdated, inaccurate, and inflexible.To the article
AI discrimination: 6 experts explain what rules we need now
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March 12, 2023

AI discrimination: 6 experts explain what rules we need now

Artificial intelligence is a powerful tool. It can help us, but it can also harm us, depending on the data it is fed and how it is programmed. We asked six AI experts what is currently important.To the article
FORBES 30 UNDER 30 EUROPE LIST 2023
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March 07, 2023

FORBES 30 UNDER 30 EUROPE LIST 2023

Germany-based Empion employs AI to quantify company culture and values to match employers with potential candidates. Its RoboHeadHunter conducts interviews and job searches for companies and helps with "value-based recruiting."To the article
Robo-Advisor instead of headhunter - Can AI quickly help you find the perfect job?
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March 05, 2023

Robo-Advisor instead of headhunter - Can AI quickly help you find the perfect job?

When job seekers look for a new opportunity, they typically turn to online job portals or company websites and wait patiently. However, new matching tools are leveraging artificial intelligence to connect job seekers with recruiters more quickly. Despite the power of AI, this remains a complex task that even the most sophisticated tools are still working to perfect.To the article
Matching tools: How artificial intelligence can change the job search
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March 01, 2023

Matching tools: How artificial intelligence can change the job search

Artificial intelligence should make it easier to match job seekers with employers. Matching tools are already more efficient than job ads, but AI still has a lot to learn.To the article
How AI will support talent search in the future
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February 23, 2023

How AI will support talent search in the future

Whether companies and applicants are a good match is much more a question of soft factors than skills. The use of automated systems can assist in finding people who align with the company culture. Values and culture should be considered the most important criteria in job selection.To the article
Founder friends: A Berlin HR startup takes off!
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February 03, 2023

Founder friends: A Berlin HR startup takes off!

The Berlin HR start-up Empion has developed a job platform of a unique nature. Culture types, such as space station, greenhouse, or houseboat, play a significant role in this platform. The job search through Empion focuses not only on finding the right job but also on ensuring a harmonious cultural fit between the company and the candidate.To the article
Startup of the month Empion
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February 01, 2023

Startup of the month Empion

The HR startup of the month is presented: February's is Empion. Empion uses AI to quantify company culture. To the article
HR experts predict - 10 HR trends for employers in 2023
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December 19, 2022

HR experts predict - 10 HR trends for employers in 2023

Many tasks await employers and their HR managers, according to the trend statements for 2023. We reached out to ten HR professionals from various IT companies to gain insight into their personal HR trends for the upcoming year. Let's hear what they had to say.To the article
German Founder Award: From Concept to Business Model
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December 07, 2022

German Founder Award: From Concept to Business Model

Market research with Germany's medium-sized companies: This is how the EMPiON method was developed & tested directly with companies in practice.To the article
Surviving in the recruiting competition - the best tips
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October 31, 2022

Surviving in the recruiting competition - the best tips

To effectively recruit new employees in the CEP (Courier, Express, and Parcel) industry, it is crucial to challenge existing processes and explore innovative approaches. Participants of the webinar "Competing for Employees" had the opportunity to discover these strategies. In this review, we will present the most valuable facts and tips shared by the industry experts, providing insights on how to excel in attracting and retaining talent in the CEP sector.To the article
DRX Recruiting Conference & Expo: Guest speaker in Düsseldorf
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October 24, 2022

DRX Recruiting Conference & Expo: Guest speaker in Düsseldorf

This year's DRX Recruiting Conference & Expo is scheduled to be held at Messe Düsseldorf from 09.03.23 to 10.03.23. Tickets for the event can be obtained through the link provided below. Empion has generously provided a code that allows you to secure a complimentary ticket. Simply enter the following code during the ordering process: "DRX_Speaker_free". Please note that this offer is available only while supplies last.To the article
Are Social Desirability Scales Even Desirable?
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October 24, 2022

Are Social Desirability Scales Even Desirable?

A commonly used tool in the job candidate selection process is asking said applicants to fill out surveys designed to assess their personality. Responses to such surveys are often affected by social desirability bias. That is, applicants may feel the need to present themselves in an overly positive way to make a good impression.To the article
Founder's secret EMPiON: Focus on corporate culture
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September 27, 2022

Founder's secret EMPiON: Focus on corporate culture

Are you the space station, tree house, or lighthouse type? Surprisingly, your response to this question can have a significant impact on your choice of employer or even your next employee. Startup EMPiON places a strong emphasis on corporate culture during the recruiting process. Curious to know what this entails? Discover more in the article!To the article
Founding: Women create the future
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September 25, 2022

Founding: Women create the future

In ✨Gründen - Frauen schaffen Zukunft✨ 40 inspiring women describe their own personal journey as founders, which of course was marked not only by opportunities and a sense of achievement, but also by challenges and setbacks. A work full of personal experiences and insights.To the article
German startups: 6 new startups
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August 18, 2022

German startups: 6 new startups

Empion, a Berlin-based HR startup co-founded by Annika von Mutius and Larissa Leitner, has a mission to automate headhunting through the implementation of artificial intelligence. Moreover, Empion seeks to revolutionize the recruiting process by incorporating soft factors such as values and corporate culture as integral components.To the article
"No one wants to see classic slides" - how the Empion founders pitched for millions
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August 15, 2022

"No one wants to see classic slides" - how the Empion founders pitched for millions

The founders of Empion have successfully raised 2.4 million euros with their recruiting tool. What sets them apart is their ability to convince investors without relying on traditional presentation slides. Their innovative approach has proven to be effective in securing funding for their venture.To the article
Gain Talents Podcast: Part 2
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August 09, 2022

Gain Talents Podcast: Part 2

Dr. Larissa Leitner, along with Dr. Annika von Mutius, co-founded the HR tech startup Empion at the end of 2021. Empion is dedicated to developing an AI-driven Robo Advisor for the HR market. This innovative tool aims to quantify company culture and values, enabling the automation of talent acquisition processes. By leveraging advanced technology, Empion seeks to revolutionize how companies assess and match candidates based on cultural fit and streamline their talent acquisition strategies.To the article
Gain Talents Podcast: Part 1
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August 03, 2022

Gain Talents Podcast: Part 1

In episodes 209 and 210 of the GainTalents podcast, I had the opportunity to interview Dr. Larissa Leitner, the co-founder of Empion. We discussed how companies can leverage an AI-driven robo advisor to achieve a cultural fit with their employees. The conversation delved into the innovative approaches and strategies that Empion employs to help companies find the right cultural match with their workforce.To the article
Gründerszene: Searching for the dream employer with the help of a fintech trend
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August 03, 2022

Gründerszene: Searching for the dream employer with the help of a fintech trend

Interview with Dr. Larissa Leitner, Dr. Annika von Mutius & Stefan Bosse about Empion's Robo Advisor for the applicant:inside market, future trends in recruiting & the current pre-seed funding round.To the article
Thanks to Fintech Trend: Find Dream Employers with Empion
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August 03, 2022

Thanks to Fintech Trend: Find Dream Employers with Empion

Larissa Leitner and Annika von Mutius, the founders of Empion (pictured from left), aim to utilize their recruiting tool to assist applicants in finding companies that align with their cultural fit. Their goal is to provide a platform that emphasizes the importance of cultural compatibility during the job search process.To the article