Viadeo, is a Web 2.0 professional social network whose members include business owners, entrepreneurs and managers. Viadeo is known in the community but few have tried to source in it. Well to do this without worry you need go no further than into your bag of tricks and pull out an old tried and true…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on January 29, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments
When you’re trying to land a job, you want to stand out from the crowd. That’s often easier said than done, though. Not only is competition fierce for the best jobs, but most recruiters and hiring managers are adept at seeing through jobseekers antics — and can spot someone who is trying to pull one over on them from a mile away.
In other words, you aren’t fooling anyone when you describe yourself in bombastic terms like “guru” or…Continue
Added by Rob Morgan on January 27, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
How to source on the lesser known sites!! DOYOUBUZZ
DOYOUBUZZ is a site were they make it easy to create and store your resume. They have templates and resources to help you make the best and easiest resume you can. Of course they also store them…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on January 22, 2015 at 2:35pm — No Comments
How to source on the lesser known sites!! GrabCad
GrabCad, IS a place for Cad experts to show their stuff, and say a little about themselves. It is a place were engineers manage and share their cad files. Think of it as…Continue
Bring the heart back to Staffing!!
I wrote this 3 years ago, and when I reread it I realized it applies now more than ever.
So “The heart of Rock and Roll” as Huey Lewis sang, is still beating. The…Continue
This blog was written with Marvin Smith the “godfather of Talent communities” and my coworker at Lockheed Martin. I am honored to work with, know and count Marvin as one of my friends.
At Lockheed Martin, we’re driven by a sense of purpose and a passion for innovation to solve…Continue
So in reality you should not strive to be a follower but a leader. That said this post is about who out in the industry should you follow. Mind you this is the UPDATED list as of 12/23/14 and there will be more updates coming. By follow I mean on twitter, connected to on Linkedin, RSS…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on December 23, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments
I have always preached research comes first with regards to staffing, and sourcing in particular. You have to know what you are looking for and know what companies have what you are looking for. You need to be able to find and contact those people, know trends, perform talent mapping and basically find what…Continue
As we approach this holiday time, let keep in our payers, minds and hearts all of those who have served. Let’s go out of our way to help, acknowledge, and appreciate those who proved the liberties that we live under. If you know of any who are looking for work, direct…Continue
Xing is a professional community/social software platform for enabling a small-world network for professionals. Most of you have heard of Xing but only a few have used it to source. Well to do this without worry you need go no further than into your bag of tricks and pull out an old tried…Continue
No matter how big your organisation or…Continue
Added by Mike Robinson on November 28, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments
How to source on the lesser known sites!! Skillpages
Skillspages is a professional community were people create a profile that will list their skills. Some of you have heard of Skillpages but only a few have used it to…Continue
How to source on the lesser known sites!! JobBoarders
Jobboarders is a professional community for those working in the online employment industry, however it has a large and robust…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on November 20, 2014 at 1:05pm — No Comments
How to source on the lesser known sites!! Carbonmade
Carbonmade, is a place for creative like designers, graphic people, illustrators and more. Few have heard of Carbonmade and even fewer have tried to source in it. Well to do this…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on November 13, 2014 at 7:00pm — No Comments
On this Veterans Day it’s time to help those who allow us the freedoms we have!!
So here on Veterans Day, it is a must that we respect, appreciate thank and help those who gave and…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on November 11, 2014 at 2:23pm — No Comments
Losing the candidate at the last second!!
Yet another break in our series on lesser known sites, has us addressing a huge issue.…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on November 6, 2014 at 3:08pm — No Comments
Okay guys this is the one you have been waiting for. A place to go to find some of the most sought after and hardest to fill positions there are. Kaggle, Is the home of Data Science. Data Science that means “Big Data”, “Machine Learning” and everything DATA . Think of it as github…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on October 31, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments
AngelList is site where you can learn about startups, get funding, get a job and place a job. IT is also a place where you can search if you know how. Now of course you can join and go through it that way. However as you can guess by now there is another way…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on October 23, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments
How to source on the lesser known sites!! Pinterest
Pinterest, were pictures, ideas, and interests all come together. Most have heard of Pinterest, few have used it to source.…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on October 16, 2014 at 4:55pm — No Comments
Don’t complain when you are the cause!!
So once again we will be taking a break from the series on lesser site, however rest assured we will continue it.
I am getting so so tired of all the hiring…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on October 9, 2014 at 2:20pm — No Comments