This post is on the 2nd Keynote of the 2nd day of Sourcecon entitled “Personas: A Key Component of Your Recruitment Strategy By Allsion…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on November 23, 2015 at 2:30pm — No Comments
This is part 8 in my Fall Sourcecon roundup, highlighting the presentations at Sourcecon Oct 2015.
This post is the opening Session of the second day entitled “ A look to the Future: Machine Learning and Talent Sourcing” By Dave Copps.
This session is his view of a look…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on November 19, 2015 at 3:20pm — No Comments
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…Continue
Veterans Day, is a day to say thanks to all those who served, so we could be free. During this time I would ask everyone to go that extra mile to help a Veterans find employment. While Veteran unemployment is down, it is still way to high. So I would ask we go the extra mile, I would ask you to do “MORE”.…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on November 8, 2015 at 6:00pm — No Comments
So I am going to take a short break in my Sourcecon Oct 2015 series to address something that has been bothering me for some time now.
So recently there have been a few people talking about staffing tools, extensions, apps, etc. Some have questioned the need or use of these tools.…Continue
This is part 7 in my Fall Sourcecon roundup, highlighting the presentations at Sourcecon Oct 2015.
This post is going to cover The last Session of the first day entitled “The Secrets of a Sourcecon Grandmaster Sourcer” By Jim Schnyder.
So Jim starts out with 15 tips, tricks,…Continue
This is part 6 in my Fall Sourcecon roundup, highlighting the presentations at Sourcecon Oct 2015.
This post is going to cover all 3 of the tracks for this time period. So we will start with the Fundamental track which was “Social Media Sourcing- Not…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on October 22, 2015 at 2:32pm — No Comments
Post Sourcecon Fall 2015!! Part 3
This is part 3 in my Fall Sourcecon roundup, highlighting the presentations at Sourcecon Oct 2015.
The 3rd Keynote was Shannon Pritchett’s “Don’t Let Automation Ruin the Candidate…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on October 8, 2015 at 6:36pm — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on October 1, 2015 at 1:14pm — No Comments
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:
Added by Dean Da Costa on September 24, 2015 at 5:52pm — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on September 10, 2015 at 2:57pm — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on September 3, 2015 at 5:24pm — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on August 27, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments
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…Continue
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…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on August 13, 2015 at 3:28pm — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on August 6, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on July 16, 2015 at 3:14pm — No Comments
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…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on July 9, 2015 at 2:38pm — No Comments
ON the 4th of July we celebrate our great nation, but lets no forget those who have fought and are fighting to keep the ideals of our great nation alive, our Military and Veterans. Below are links to sites that can help our veterans and companies find and hire vets.
Added by Dean Da Costa on July 2, 2015 at 4:40pm — No Comments
How to source on the lesser known sites!! Pipl
Pipl is a comprehensive people search tool that can show you a lot of information about people.
However sometimes doing it form within the tool can be hard and frustrating. Pipl is well…Continue
Added by Dean Da Costa on June 25, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments