A Facebook Graph Search Video Tutorial for Sourcers and Recruiters

Editor’s note: This post is part of our Source the Web series here on SourceCon. It features articles on how to mine particular online data resources.

Since Facebook graph search started rolling out earlier this year, it has been hotly debated. Some think it’s the next best thing for recruiting. Others are more skeptical. Today, we are skipping the debate, and getting down to the details to learn how Graph Search works. Johnny Campbell, of Social Talent, has prepared a video tutorial for the SourceCon community to help readers understand the possibilities of Graph Search.

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Topics include:

  • How it works
  • Limitation of results
  • Filtering
  • Top search tips
  • Contacting people

Jeremy Roberts, SPHR, is VP, Customer Experience at HiringSolved. He is the previous Editor of SourceCon. Prior to joining the ERE Media team, he spent over a decade working as a recruiter, sourcer, and sourcing manager. This time was spent in diverse environments, including third party agency settings (retained and contingent), recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) providers, and internal corporate HR departments. His previous employers include the MHA Group, Ajilon Finance, Korn Ferry Futurestep, Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems, and Randstad Sourceright, US. He resides in Corinth, TX with his wife and 3 children.

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