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LinkedIn Pays; HiringSolved Plays

What’s better than a hosted networking party at a recruiting conference? How about 20 pounds of Tannerite and a small arsenal of weapons, including a semi-automatic AR-15? I’m practically giddy with appreciation for LinkedIn’s Davy and Goliath battle with startup HiringSolved. Not familiar…


Free Tool Fridays: for Gmail

As I stated in my last post, has a suite of Chrome addons that do different things that can increase your sourcing productivity. This week, I am going to tell you about for Gmail extension.

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793 Answers to Your Sourcing Questions

Since SourceCon.QA launched in February of this year, sourcers and recruiters have provided 793 answers to 205 questions related to candidate identification and competitive intelligence gathering. Today, on SourceCon Live, panelists discussed the evolution of the site and gave recommendations…


LinkedIn Experiments With Location Based Updates

Venturebeat has reported that LinkedIn is experimenting with location based updates to help users connect with people in their area. The Venturebeat article cites LinkedIn developers Mauroof Ahmed and Moses Ting as the sources of the information. In one quote, Ahmed described the location…


2 More Startups Targeting Passive Candidates

Speaking of pipelines, passives, and prospects: there’s more where that came from. Two new recruiting technology companies are launching with passive candidates in mind. The Crowd Works is out of London. It says it has “been working for almost two years…