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4 Recruiting Trends to Watch in 2016

The fifth edition of the LinkedIn Global Recruiting Trends report surveyed over 4,000 talent acquisition professionals from 40 countries, in order to get a handle on their top priorities, the potential challenges they’ll face and opportunities they see arising in…

Can You Predict a “Near Active” Candidate?

You’re an experienced corporate sourcer who is tasked with building a talent pipeline for a specific functional area…you decide to tackle it this way: You begin targeting functional talent from companies your hiring teams want to hire from. You craft…

The Creative Sourcing Myth

Herein follows a tale of sourcing woe, like that of Juliet and her Romeo. Have you ever been in a meeting with a, fill in the blank, and at the end of the meeting the conclusion is, “we need to…

Ethical Sourcing – Yes or No?

This fall, in Amsterdam, the SoSU Europe Sourcing conference took place. On the grapevine I heard about a “cool” presentation from an eastern European guy who showed the audience how to hack phone systems – and even did a live demo…