Editor’s note: This is an update from the SkillPages Engineering Team, just to warn you it’s a pretty detailed technical insight into the technology we’re developing at SkillPages!
When you look for somebody to fix your sink you probably figure you need a plumber. A handyman might do it, or maybe a janitor, even a drain cleaner could do the job. Your brain does something amazing here: in split seconds it generates a cloud of many different skill names and professions, guiding you to the best match for the task. Knowing what you mean and having an idea of how various skills are related is what makes the skill ‘search & matching engine’ in your head extremely powerful. Continue reading