All Blog Posts Tagged 'Sourcing' (374)

Fall Sourcecon 2016 Day 1-The Start

As you can imagine the start of Sourcecon is always huge. This year the start of Fall Sourcecon was the Happy Hour. This is a great opportunity to meet and great everyone. To discuss sourcing, what sessions you want or should attend and just kick things off. Over the next weeks I will be…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on September 26, 2016 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Sourcecon Fall 2016!!

Sourcecon Fall 2016!!

As most of you know Sourcecon Fall 2016 is coming in Anaheim on Sept 21-23. I am…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on September 12, 2016 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Years of Experience VS Skill

So there seems to be a lot of interesting thoughts on years of experience for skills. I see things like Senior with 6+ years of experience. Okay great but just because someone has 6 years of experience versus say someone with 3 does not mean the 6 years is better. It really comes down to skills…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on September 6, 2016 at 6:00pm — No Comments

How to source on the lesser known sites!! Stackoverflow

Stackoverflow is a coding repository, were people keep their code, projects and more. Now  Stackoverflow is well known in the staffing world. And a lot of recruiters try to source there, but many struggle. The reason is simple they do not know how. Well to do this without worry you need go no…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on August 29, 2016 at 3:00pm — No Comments

How to source on the lesser known sites!! Coderbits

Coderbits is a place where developers and designers can keep their portfolios. Now the interesting par tis very few recruiters go here to search. The reason is simple they do not know how. Well to do this without worry you need go no further than into your bag of tricks and pull out an old tried and…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on August 22, 2016 at 2:00pm — No Comments

How to source on the lesser known sites!! Scribd

Scribd is a digital library of books, comics, magazines and more. This includes resumes. Now the interesting par tis very few recruiters go here to search. The reason is simple they do nto know how. Well to do this without worry you need go no further than into your bag of tricks and pull out an old…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on August 15, 2016 at 4:00pm — No Comments

How To Recruit On LinkedIn

How To Recruit On LinkedIn, Fast, Without Breaking The Bank

Recently I discussed the …

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Added by Ninh Tran on June 30, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments

How Microsoft-LinkedIn Could Reboot Recruiting

What's the big deal?

 

On June 13, 2016, three big brothers got together and spun the roulette. The Microsoft house took the gamble, and the LinkedIn players got their huge payout. Microsoft's CEO …

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Added by Ninh Tran on June 23, 2016 at 8:00am — No Comments

Tech Hiring Is Slowing Down

True or False - is tech hiring slowing down?

I believe the answer is both, true and false. There is undeniably a slowdown in VC funding in the Bay Area as of late 2015 with all the unicorns and even giants falling in valuations due to “tech corrections”. Fundraising is not as…

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Added by Ninh Tran on May 7, 2016 at 1:00am — No Comments

The Methodology to make sense of the madness!!!

So last week I wrote about how some seem to feel the usage of tools in staffing and sourcing is un needed. I went on to explain why they are wrong and said I would layout my methodology for determining which tool to…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on November 11, 2015 at 2:30pm — 1 Comment

Post Sourcecon Fall 2015!! Part 2

This is part 2 in my Fall Sourcecon roundup, highlighting the presentations at Sourcecon Oct 2015.

 

The 2nd Keynote was Chris Westfall’s “Get to the Point, Secrets of the New Elevator Pitch.”

 

As you can imagine he is trying to help us create and use better…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on October 1, 2015 at 1:14pm — No Comments

Post Sourcecon Fall 2015!! Part 1

Post Sourcecon Fall 2015!! Part 1

So Sourcecon Fall 2015 has come and gone and it was off the hook. Over 600 people attended and from all the social chatter it was considered to be the best yet. Some of the things said are below:

 

“If you've…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on September 24, 2015 at 5:52pm — No Comments

Sourcecon Fall 2015!!

As most of you know Fall Sourcecon 2015 is coming in Dallas on Sept 17-18. I am speaking at it, running a lab as well as helping to MC all the labs. This years Labs are going to be exceptional, perhaps the best ever. We have paid a lot of…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on September 10, 2015 at 2:57pm — No Comments

Veterans on Labor Day!!

Labor Day in the United States is a holiday celebrated on the first Monday in September. It is a celebration of the American labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of workers.

 

As we approach this holiday time, let keep in our payers, minds and hearts all of…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on September 3, 2015 at 5:24pm — No Comments

How to source on the lesser known sites!! Pearltrees

Pearltrees refers to itself as "a place for your interests". Functionally the product is a visual and

collaborative curation tool that allows users to organize, explore and share any URL they find online

as well as to upload personal photos, files and notes. Pearltrees is not well…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on August 27, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Where to start Narrow or Broad!!

Recently there has been a discussion of how you should start your search. Should you start narrow and then broaden or start broad and then go narrow. Everyone has their opinion and here I am going to layout reasons to go either way and then explain my choice. 

So starting narrow and then…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on August 20, 2015 at 6:00pm — 3 Comments

How to source on the lesser known sites!! ReferralKey

Referral Key is a set of Business Referral Network tools, by Referral Key, lets small business owners

easily share leads with  trusted business associates. Referralkey is semi known in the community and

some have tried to source in it. Well to do this…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on August 13, 2015 at 3:28pm — No Comments

MetaSearch the real story!!

So we are going to take a short break on our series on lesser sights to address 2 issues, 1 is meta search engines the other is

starting Searches narrow or broad. First up Meta search engines.

MetaSearch engines are search engines that allow you to search multiple search engines from…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on August 6, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments

How to source on the lesser known sites!! Spiceworks

Spiceworks is free network management software and help desk software designed for networks

with up to 1,000  devices .  Spiceworks is not well known in the community and some have tried to

source in it. Well to do this without worry you need go no further than into your bag of tricks…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on July 16, 2015 at 3:14pm — No Comments

How to source on the lesser known sites!! Spoke

How to source on the lesser known sites!! Spoke

Spoke is a business directory and intelligence website mainly used for professional networking. The

site collects and aggregates information from public sources as well as user generated…

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Added by Dean Da Costa on July 9, 2015 at 2:38pm — No Comments

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