Glossary

Recruiting Glossary – Ontology

The term “ontology” originally comes from philosophy and means “doctrine of being”. Since the 1990s, it has also been used in IT research in the field of artificial intelligence where it designated formal representation systems. These serve to bring knowledge [...]
Taxonomy

Recruiting Glossary – Taxonomy

Taxonomy is a model or procedure used to classify objects. The objects can be living organisms, things or even terms that are classified according to specific criteria in categories or classes. An example of a taxonomy is the classification of [...]
Matching Technology

Recruiting Glossary – Matching

Matching in recruiting means matching the requirements of a job with the qualifications of an applicant according to specified criteria. The simplest form of matching means checking whether the criteria are being met or not. For example, “Has completed their [...]