Finding Emails With Lead Generator

There are many tools that can find email addresses on LinkedIn. However, there are not many that can not only find you an email address but tell you the possibility of that person changing jobs. The latest and greatest tool that can do both to hit the market is Lead Generator (LG). LG has only been around since September, so not that long, but it has already become a favorite of mine. It is an extension to get the private emails of anybody on LinkedIn and check their willingness of seeking new opportunities.


Simply find someone in Linkedin, open up their profile and click the LG button on the ribbon and watch the magic. Quick, easy and simple. So if you are on someone’s profile in LinkedIn, below is an example. You can press the Lead Generator icon and get the below.

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Notice the candidate’s email address and the likelihood that they are looking. A simple tool, that works well.

Dean Da Costa has more than 16 years of staffing/recruiting experience in Fortune 100 companies. He was recently named the single "most online influential recruiter."