Given a company domain name company.com, and the first and the last name of a person, we can construct the address – if the company follows a certain pattern in email addresses (such as fist-dot-last-at-company.com). How can we find out what the pattern might be?
1. What NOT to do
Do NOT search on Google…
Added by Irina Shamaeva on August 18, 2011 at 11:00am —
If you are new to Boolean searches or do not like the Boolean search advanced syntax, please check out my site
This site allows to search for a variety of resumes without the complexity of the syntax. It's still work in progress.
I'm also building a similar site
that allows to search for lists of people with titles… Continue
Added by Irina Shamaeva on July 31, 2011 at 10:17pm —
Announcing a Sourcing Contest/Quiz. (It’s not easy!)
Please post your answers as replies to this post.
Replying only to some questions, and replying several times is allowed. Repeating…
Added by Irina Shamaeva on July 20, 2011 at 2:30pm —
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The class is for those who search for people (candidates,…
Added by Irina Shamaeva on July 12, 2011 at 4:36pm —
Searching for Google-plus profiles is no problem at all, whether you are already on Google-Plus or not. Here’s a direct link to a sample search:
Added by Irina Shamaeva on July 8, 2011 at 6:03pm —
Don’t miss the opportunities. Here are some ways to access 3 large sets of organized data that LinkedIn has pulled from the Deep Web into the open.
To learn more about LinkedIn from this post, simply start at… Continue
Added by Irina Shamaeva on July 1, 2011 at 10:30am —
It's quite interesting! LinkedIn keeps organizing more data and taking it out of the Deep Web.
Check it out:
Recently Updated Profiles
(Guess who is likely to update their LinkedIn profiles.)
In your results check on the cached pages.
P.S. This is the previous set of data. Want to view all job titles with a… Continue
Added by Irina Shamaeva on June 29, 2011 at 1:30pm —
BeKnown is good news! There are lots of posts out there with facts and screen shots, so I skip that.
Here some initial thoughts.
1) It’s fantastic to see potential competition to LinkedIn; Moster has been one of the few big players capable of that. LinkedIn’s quality has been hurt by not having…
Added by Irina Shamaeva on June 26, 2011 at 10:30am —
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Added by Irina Shamaeva on June 20, 2011 at 12:13pm —
Show and highlight email addresses in resumes
Emails in Resumes
- has a phone number
- links to a LinkedIn profile
Added by Irina Shamaeva on June 17, 2011 at 3:29pm —
LinkedIn has a very large collection of business data. However, it is not at all like Job… Continue
Added by Irina Shamaeva on May 30, 2011 at 11:57am —
Added by Irina Shamaeva on May 21, 2010 at 8:30pm —
Check it out and let me… Continue
Added by Irina Shamaeva on March 28, 2010 at 5:01pm —
I wanted to share some notes with those who are interested in improving their skills in web sourcing. This is based on my experience with the "Boolean" community. I host the "Boolean Strings" group here on RBC
and a large group "Boolean Strings" on LinkedIn
. I ran the "Worldwide Boolean Contest
" in December… Continue
Added by Irina Shamaeva on January 12, 2009 at 11:00am —
1. To start with, the name of my company
speaks for itself!
2. I have a smart Partner, Julia Tverskaya
, who is a great recruiter and also an International Master in Chess.
3. I network with other smart recruiters here
and I love it. I think JD
has done a great job… Continue
Added by Irina Shamaeva on December 23, 2008 at 7:56pm —
... (or for anything). It seems that there's a lot of interest in mastering one's skills to look for resumes and contact information on the web. Some people think that creating a search string is straightforward and all you need to know is AND NOT and OR - those operators you learned in college x years ago. Well, it turns out that just refreshing your mind about these operators in not enough. There are several ways in which Google syntax is different
form the "classical" Boolean search… Continue
Added by Irina Shamaeva on November 25, 2008 at 12:02pm —
I spoke with Jason Gorham about his tools today. I just tried his Sharkstrike product and was curious about it and the Careermetasearch site. Here's what I understand now - I wanted to share this with others.
Jason is an expert in keyword marketing. He and his company have collected very valuable data over the years: the keywords people and companies use when they search on Google, and when they advertise on Google.
This collection can be taken advantage of in many… Continue
Added by Irina Shamaeva on November 3, 2008 at 5:08pm —
Searching within LinkedIn groups' members is limited to keywords only. If you search from within a group it may take a lot of time to sort out the results. However there is a way to do an advanced
search within groups (one or more) and contact members - for free, without a paid account required.
Here is an example.
Looking for J2EE Engineers on LinkedIn (as an example).
1. Join all LinkedIn groups that are relevant. Search for groups in the group section… Continue
Added by Irina Shamaeva on October 12, 2008 at 4:57pm —