Sourcing Tips for Busy Recruiters

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Categories: Corporate Recruiters, Human Resources, Third-Party Recruiters
Today, we’re going to share some great articles about sourcing.  Remember, if you’re an agency recruiter or hiring company, stop by and visit RecruitAlliance.

The Only Skill That Really Matters for Recruiting & Sourcing: While there’s been some slight advances in the tools and technologies available for finding top talent, even the most advanced systems are simply automating what the most effective sourcers and recruiters have always done and will always do, because you don’t need a matching algorithm, machine learning or even any professional certification or credentials to be a great sourcing pro. Read more...

What Happens When An Old School Sourcer Returns To The Game?: I don’t get to listen to the Recruiting Animal Show has often as I like, but I try to catch it whenever the guest is sourcing-focused. On January 6th (link to the show here), the guest featured was Jeremy Langhans. I’m a bit of a fan when it comes to Jeremy, having seen him speak at one of the many recruiting conferences done. I think his career in sourcing, recruiting, HR and branding has been so interesting to watch. Especially as he’s transitioned from contractor to corporate to entrepreneur. After a few years away from sourcing, he’s now back, with his own firm, PairedSourcing. Listen to the show to hear the full details on his new venture. Also listen to the show to pick up some interesting discussion points for recruiting and it’s relationship with sourcing in 2016. Read more...

Why Is Boolean Still Important?: The logic of boolean is vastly important; understanding the order of operations and the order of your keywords and the results they will return is important. There is a massive amount of data at our fingertips and finding the right data—the appropriate data—is on us. We don’t all think the same; there is no required dropdown boxes to fill in when uploading information to the worldwide web. Read more...

“If I told you I’ve worked hard to get where I’m at, I’d be lying, because I have no idea where I am right now.”  - Jarod Kintz

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