Best of 2013 #4: Is Sourcing the New Recruiting?

Editor’s note: Between now and the new year we will be counting down the top 20 SourceCon posts of 2013. This post was the 4th most read post of the year. Our regular content will return in January.

Over time, our roles evolve and change to fit with the present needs of the companies for which we work. The saying goes, “If you’re not green and growing, then you’re red and rotting.” Keeping up with the constant changes that come with work functions is important to ensure your marketability. It’s important to understand what these roles really look like today, and figure out where your best fit is going to be. Especially if you’re calling yourself a Sourcer these days.

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Amybeth Quinn began her career in sourcing working within the agency world as an Internet Researcher. Since 2002, she has worked in both agency and corporate sourcing and recruiting roles as both individual contributor and manager, and also served previously as the editor of The Fordyce Letter and SourceCon.com with ERE Media. She currently works as the Director of Global Talent Sourcing for ServiceNow. You can connect with her on Twitter at @researchgoddess.

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