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Matt Charney liked Irina Shamaeva's blog post Magically Sourcing Resumes on Slideshare
Aug 13
A blog post by Irina Shamaeva was featured

Magically Sourcing Resumes on Slideshare

While Slideshare is now part of LinkedIn, there's not a whole lot we can do regarding searching for the Slideshare documents attached to LinkedIn profiles, because "Only your 1st-degree connections on LinkedIn can see your SlideShare presentations."On the other hand, most Slideshare documents are public, so you can search for…See More
Aug 13
Irina Shamaeva posted a blog post

Magically Sourcing Resumes on Slideshare

While Slideshare is now part of LinkedIn, there's not a whole lot we can do regarding searching for the Slideshare documents attached to LinkedIn profiles, because "Only your 1st-degree connections on LinkedIn can see your SlideShare presentations."On the other hand, most Slideshare documents are public, so you can search for…See More
Aug 13
Thurairajasingam Thirunavatkaras liked Irina Shamaeva's blog post Googling for LinkedIn Profiles Template and Custom Search Engines
Jul 9
A blog post by Irina Shamaeva was featured

Googling for LinkedIn Profiles Template and Custom Search Engines

This is a refresher on searching for LinkedIn profiles via Google (“X-Raying” LinkedIn) and links to a Custom Search Engine for those who don't want to write complex Boolean Strings.LinkedIn has many public pages that Google indexes: profiles, company pages, job posts, and more. Public member profiles have URLs that include either…See More
Jul 9
Katrina Kibben liked Irina Shamaeva's blog post Googling for LinkedIn Profiles Template and Custom Search Engines
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Googling for LinkedIn Profiles Template and Custom Search Engines

This is a refresher on searching for LinkedIn profiles via Google (“X-Raying” LinkedIn) and links to a Custom Search Engine for those who don't want to write complex Boolean Strings.LinkedIn has many public pages that Google indexes: profiles, company pages, job posts, and more. Public member profiles have URLs that include either…See More
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Katrina Kibben liked Irina Shamaeva's blog post Top 25 “Fake” and “What Not” LinkedIn Profiles
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A blog post by Irina Shamaeva was featured

Top 25 “Fake” and “What Not” LinkedIn Profiles

In this post I am sharing an observation about some newer public LinkedIn pages. It's quite fascinating what we are seeing! Read on.Note: To try out some of the following content and access the right links, it's best to log out of LinkedIn.The LinkedIn.com home page has links to various directories:It includes a Title Directory. If you…See More
Jun 30
Irina Shamaeva posted a blog post

Top 25 “Fake” and “What Not” LinkedIn Profiles

In this post I am sharing an observation about some newer public LinkedIn pages. It's quite fascinating what we are seeing! Read on.Note: To try out some of the following content and access the right links, it's best to log out of LinkedIn.The LinkedIn.com home page has links to various directories:It includes a Title Directory. If you…See More
Jun 29
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A blog post by Irina Shamaeva was featured

Googling for Resumes is Obsolete

There are still many resumes on the Internet. Google is still by far the best search engine. However, Googling the world wide web for online resumes has stopped being productive for the majority of locations and industries, with few exceptions.I'll share some thoughts, as to why Googling for Resumes is Obsolete, shortly. Let us first look at a typical Google "Boolean String" in the style still taught in some Sourcing classes or auto-created by a "Boolean builder" system.…See More
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A blog post by Irina Shamaeva was featured

Candidates: Why You Don't See the Salary Range on LinkedIn Job Posts

In the previous post Why You Lose Potential Candidates with LinkedIn Job Posts, I talked about the (wrong) estimated salary ranges shown on LinkedIn Job posts and -…See More
May 26
Irina Shamaeva posted a blog post

Candidates: Why You Don't See the Salary Range on LinkedIn Job Posts

In the previous post Why You Lose Potential Candidates with LinkedIn Job Posts, I talked about the (wrong) estimated salary ranges shown on LinkedIn Job posts and -…See More
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Why You Lose Potential Candidates with LinkedIn Job Posts

This post on LinkedIn got featured in the "Recruiting & Hiring" channel! (maybe they don't read posts before featuring?)While professionals may consider changing jobs for many reasons other than money, the salary is one of the most important factors. If you post jobs on LinkedIn, you…See More
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Magically Sourcing Resumes on Slideshare

Posted on August 13, 2015 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

While Slideshare is now part of LinkedIn, there's not a whole lot we can do regarding searching for the Slideshare documents attached to LinkedIn profiles, because "Only your 1st-degree connections on LinkedIn can see your SlideShare presentations."

On the other hand, most Slideshare documents are public, so you can…

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Googling for LinkedIn Profiles Template and Custom Search Engines

Posted on July 8, 2015 at 12:30pm 0 Comments

This is a refresher on searching for LinkedIn profiles via Google (“X-Raying” LinkedIn) and links to a Custom Search Engine for those who don't want to write complex Boolean Strings.

LinkedIn has many public pages that Google indexes: profiles, company pages, job posts, and more. 

Public…

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Top 25 “Fake” and “What Not” LinkedIn Profiles

Posted on June 29, 2015 at 6:00pm 0 Comments

In this post I am sharing an observation about some newer public LinkedIn pages. It's quite…

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Googling for Resumes is Obsolete

Posted on June 9, 2015 at 1:30am 0 Comments

CV OR Resume

There are still many resumes on the Internet. Google is still by far the best search engine. However, Googling the world wide web for online resumes has stopped being productive for the majority of locations and industries, with few exceptions.

I'll share some thoughts, as to why Googling for Resumes is Obsolete, shortly. Let us first look at a typical Google "Boolean String" in the style still taught in some Sourcing classes or auto-created by a "Boolean…

Continue

Candidates: Why You Don't See the Salary Range on LinkedIn Job Posts

Posted on May 22, 2015 at 11:55am 0 Comments

In the previous post Why You Lose Potential Candidates with LinkedIn Job Posts, I talked about the (wrong) estimated salary ranges shown on LinkedIn Job…

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At 4:37pm on September 7, 2010, Kevin Vaughn said…
Hi, my name is Kevin and I am the operations manager for a healthcare recruiting firm in Los Angeles, CA. I’m reaching out to you because you indicated on your profile that you were in healthcare staffing and possibly open to doing some splits. We have a lot of open job orders and offer a 50/50 fee split. Would you be open to discussing ways we could collaborate from time to time?
At 12:44pm on May 21, 2010, Jay Perreault {DCTechRecruiter} said…
Irena,

Thanks for Joining the DCTech group. Please feel free to post your current openings. Also let me know if you are having challenges identifying talent. I will check around for referrals for you if you ask.

Regards,

Jay
At 4:52pm on March 27, 2009, Sophia Simon said…
Irina,

The tips you mentioned in your comment are very useful. Thanks a lot for sharing your knowledge.
 
 
 

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