teenage summer jobs

Musing On The Candidate Experience… In Parental Recruiting Mode

I have two teenagers… both were gainfully employed last summer.  Which meant I had a summer of bliss.  You know what I mean if you have teenagers. Both did great… Get the Rest

Stalking candidates

How Much Do We Really Need To Know About Our Candidates?

So, I've just dropped in my post for my favorite tools and gizmos of 2014 and I think there's something to be said about the Connectifier, 360Social, and

sourcing tool

Crapadappadoo! What Sourcing Tool Did I Miss In 2014?

It's December and I'm taking stock... stock of my tools and gizmos to source.  I'm not the only one---float into any sourcing chat or group, and you'll see

bull durham

What’s My Sourcing Code? Let Me Tell Ya… Bull Durham style

Dear FOT Readers, Life can be trying, no? Every once in a while, personally or professionally, I have to circle back to who I am, and what my code

bucket list

Of Bucket Lists and B.S.

I'm not a natural born speaker---I was trained at my alma mater.  More like a trial by fire in a required speech class.  Every day of class you

sourcing teachers

It’s Easy Peasy to Source Teachers These Days… 4 Strategies to Get You Started

It's not often I do follow-up posts, but I got a lot of mail after last month's Back-To-School Night Reveals New Sites to Source ... from recruiters that

telephone

Let Your Sourcer Be All They Can Be…

Have you seen this tweet from one of my favorite people at FOT?             I love it. You'd think I'd be pissed---at least mildly irritated. This is one of those

sourcing

Back-To-School Night Reveals New Sites to Source

You may or may not know that I'm the mom of three---ages 11 to 19---all girls.  The first week of school is hammered with back-to-school nights, orientations, forms

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How to Source Lesson 3: Know Your Operators

So you've found a mentor and you've worked on being a conversationalist, but now it's time to talk sourcing online. I recently posed a question on Sourcecon.qa for a

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One Way… Or Another… I’m Gonna Find Ya!

If anyone were to ask about my biggest weakness, it's that I've found I'm a creature of habit.  Ask anyone. I get set in my ways. And I