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Candidate Tip O’ The Week: Just say No Thank You….

Last summer, my oldest daughter worked in a daycare. Forty hours a week, sometimes split shifts, and a lot of times… the poop work. Literally. She had a great time… Get the Rest

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Want To Job Hunt Online? Show Me Your Job Title.

Somewhere over the last few years there has been this crazy advice for jobseekers to have catch phrases, some witty little one liner to describe what they do. Ugh. And

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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

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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

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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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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

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How to Source Lesson 2: Be a Conversationalist!

Did you come into sourcing thinking you’d just be on the computer all day? No way! Not gonna happen. I get a lot of people who think sourcing

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Sourcing: What’s the app for that?

Last week, work was crazy busy. Those of you who know me and my "process" know that my feet are to the fire to generate a decent pool

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Happy #TimSackettDay 2014 – Give it up for Kelly Dingee

Today marks the 3rd—yes 3rd!—annual Tim Sackett Day. This year's honoree is FOT's sourcing queen—your very own Kelly Dingee. Why is pretty obvious. Three key words here: 1. Research. Whether it's finding talent

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I Am So Over The “B Word”

And by that I mean "Boolean." There are Boolean groups, Boolean blogs, Boolean trainers.  There's probably a Boolean 12 Step Program as well in a city near you. There are