BrandYourself is the first product that empowers you to control what people find when they Google your name. BrandYourself 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…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on February 26, 2015 at 5:40pm — No Comments
Klout is a website and mobile app that uses social media analytics to rank its users according to
online social influence via the "Klout Score", which is a numerical value between 1 and 100. In
determining the user score, Klout measures the size of a user's social media network and…Continue
How to source on the lesser known sites!! Snapscore
Snapscore is a Web 2.0 professional site the attempts to quantify your professional qualifications. Snapscore is known in the community but few have tried to…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on February 12, 2015 at 3:12pm — No Comments
How to source on the lesser known sites!! Fossies
Fossies is an open source software archieve. Fossies is not known in the community and few have tried to source in it. Well to do this without worry you need go no further than into your bag of tricks…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on February 5, 2015 at 7:00pm — No Comments
There are great recruiters around the globe that are unrecognized both in industry and business. Their names you may have never heard, their titles differ, and their salary is not a measure of their success. Great recruiters are employed, unemployed, and underemployed. They are in development, yet to develop and developing others. However, they all have some greatness in them. Some have learned their craft through due diligence, others try a haphazard approach, and still others forge…Continue
Added by Susan Hand on February 5, 2015 at 3:58pm — No Comments
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
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
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
What if I told you that up to 10% of placed job candidates are not detected, resulting in over $1 billion in uncollected placement fees industry-wide?
What if I also told you that missed placements that have been identified within a year have a 78% chance of successful collection?
Added by Jen Dewar on November 25, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments
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