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Big Data - What it is and why you can ignore it

 Big Data has been talked about at length but what is it and how can it help recruiters? Unfortunately I fear, Big Data is another one of these technical terms that have been corrupted by sales people in an effort to confuse and further corrupted by the confused, of which there are very many.Big Data is a technical term for data sets that are so complex that they create all sorts of problems for software engineers like myself. Luckily for me it is only a very small number of organizations that…See More
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Shane McCusker commented on Shane McCusker's blog post 'Recruiting with Twitter'
"Hi Keith, I'll probably be writing more blogs on this subject soon so I'll happily send you the details of these when I do. I think there is a perception that recruiting through Twitter involves time engaging in small talk to cultivate a…"
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"Thanks, Shane. I DON'T know how to get good people quickly with Twitter, and I'd very much like to. Cheers, Keith keithsrj@sbcglobal.net"
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Shane McCusker commented on Shane McCusker's blog post 'Recruiting with Twitter'
"Not a problem Keith, I'll be working on more sourcing videos very soon so will try to do more on Twitter"
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"Thanks, Shane. Much appreciated. You do a presentation on this: COUNT ME IN! Cheers, Keith"
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Name
Shane McCusker
Job Title
MD
Company
Intelligence Software ltd
Which best describes your profession?
Vendor/Consultant
How many years have you been in the business?
5 - 9 years
Which industries do you work in now?
Technology
Website
http://www.intel-sw.com
Online profile/Homepage
http://www.intel-sw.com
Twitter Profile
http://www.twitter.com/1ntelligence

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Big Data - What it is and why you can ignore it

Posted on January 6, 2015 at 9:46am 0 Comments

 

Big Data has been talked about at length but what is it and how can it help recruiters? Unfortunately I fear, Big Data is another one of these technical terms that have been corrupted by sales people in an effort to confuse and further corrupted by the confused, of which there are very many.

Big Data is a technical term for data sets that are so complex that they…

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Sourcing on Facebook - A new free tool

Posted on January 6, 2015 at 9:30am 0 Comments

Facebook Graph Search has significantly changed and this creates fantastic opportunities for Recruiters. As everyone knows Facebook is massive, much bigger than LinkedIn or…

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Recruiting with Twitter

Posted on July 31, 2014 at 9:56am 10 Comments

I really do think more recruiters should be using twitter. It is such a powerful tool to find and engage with Candidates.

Recruiters are, in my opinion, far too obsessed with CVs. When are we going to realize that this is not the only way to understand a candidate. In fact how often do you look at a CV and forget that there may actually be a living breathing person behind…

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3 ways to find people on LinkedIn (that most people don't Know)

Posted on July 24, 2014 at 7:12am 2 Comments

We all know that LinkedIn is one of the most popular sources of candidates for the recruitment industry. Unfortunately for many recruiters, their client have as much or sometimes better access to search LinkedIn than they do. In this video I show 3 alternative ways to search LinkedIn and find people that may otherwise be missed. By understanding how LinkedIn works and the…

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Finding Anyone's Contact Details

Posted on July 17, 2014 at 10:30am 0 Comments

It is typically the case that a recruiter will find a good potential candidate on the internet but struggles to find any way of making direct contact with them. This is often the case when finding someone on LinkedIn where their contact details are not available.

In this video I talk about a number of different ways to make contact including how to message on…

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At 4:52pm on June 28, 2012, Roni Zapin said…

when would be a good time to speak? I'm  in NYC and on EST.. I am available Friday at 10am EST if that works for you...

At 10:01am on February 21, 2010, Slouch said…
Hey Shane, what a week. Thanks for being a part of that. Keep those videos coming.
 
 
 

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