LinkedIn Recommendation vs Endorsements
As everyone has notices Linkedin added yet another supposed upgrade to the things…Continue
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iMiser a metaseach with a twist!!
iMiser is a metsearch that is also a repository, were you can store…Continue
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It doesn't matter if I am a hiring manager or a candidate on the market or an event attendee (career fairs, open house, speed interviewing or whatever), it is pretty apparent that most of the folks that are recruiting for companies today do not have the skills, knowledge, or experience to meet the minimum expectations of the job.
It is quite disappointing to see the skill level and caliber of many recruiters that reside in Corporate America today. Some have been promoted into their…Continue
On Veterans Day it’s time to help those who allow us the freedoms we have!!…Continue
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iMetaSearch a metasearch that does more!!
We have all heard…Continue
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Be a free thinker!!
Be a free thinker.. stop looking for something wrong and look for something right. For some reason it has become prevalent for staffing professionals (SP), and hiring managers (HM) to look at resumes and candidates trying to find something…Continue
Search IM, yes big brother is reading!!!
Yes big brother is reading. There is a tool called Search IM which allows you to search Instant Messages profiles. You can search IM…Continue
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Tweetadder is more than just adding twitter followers it’s a sourcing tool !!!
So Tweet adder is a tool designed to make it easier for you to increase your followers, send out tweets at specific times, find…Continue
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On Wednesday, the big news at Talent Connect was that LinkedIn had gone mobile. But mobile access wasn't the only upgrade that LinkedIn's Recruiter product received, although this one received very little fanfare: recruiters who occupy a LinkedIn Recruiter seat can now post status updates directly onto…Continue
Sourcecon 2013: Building a Global Sourcing Team: Making the Business Case for Sourcing
This Session was on making a case for creating a global sourcing team. Melissa Harper of Monsanto ran this…Continue
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First she defines CI as “The action of defining, gathering, analyzing, and distributing Intelligence about products, customers, competitors and any…Continue
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Rich Peterson knows there are loads of articles about how the metrics behind recruiting drive the hiring process.
Recruiting metrics provide us an opportunity to take a analytical approach to hiring by allowing us to quantify the hiring process. Tracking day-to-day details provide us a look at the big picture.
Almost all HR metrics record history. It has little value in the fast-changing business world where any of your numbers, positive or…Continue
Rule 001 Once you have their money, you never give it back.
Rule 002 The best deal is the one that brings the most money.
Rule 003 Never spend more for information than you have to.
Rule 006 Never allow family to stand in the way of opportunity.
Rule 007 Keep your ears open.
Rule 008 Small print leads to large risk.
Rule 009 Opportunity plus instinct equals money.
Rule 010 Greed is eternal.
Rule 011 Even if it’s free, you can always buy…Continue
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Sourcecon 2013: 4 Resources for Searching Twitter
Amybeth Hale, "The Research Goddess" brought the audience to on a journey as she shared her most favorite twitter sourcing tools.
During the session she talked about a few tools that I…Continue
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Sourcecon 2013: Turbocharge Your Front-End Talent Sourcing Efforts for (Nearly) Free
This Session was on resources for searching and sourcing.
Glenn Gutmacher one of the top sourcers in the country ran this session. He spoke at first about which you would rather do; buy expensive…Continue
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Sourcecon 2013: Creating a Self-Sustaining Sourcing Team
The Session was about creating a self-sustaining sourcing team. Mark Tororici ran this session, and started it in a very interesting way. “First the good News” which was the market for sourcers and…Continue
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Sourcecon 2013: The State of Sourcing – 2013
To start off Sourceon, we had a “state of Sourcing” by Sourcecon Editor Jeremy Roberts. In this session he talks about the characteristics of a sourcer in 2003 and compares that…Continue
The Session was a Boolean operator/search string 101. John Childs who ran the session went through the most common operators; AND, OR, wild cards, and…Continue
SourceCon Seattle 2013: An interview with Glenn Gutmacher
While I was at SourceCon in Seattle, I had the pleasure of sitting down with one of the top sourcing professionals in the country, Glenn Gutmacher, to discuss SourceCon,…Continue
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