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Summertime… And The Demos Are Easy.

Summer is here.  Time to get my sourcing demos on… I tend to hoard these demos until summer, thinking work will be lighter then. It’s not.  So I plan a… Get the Rest

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Girlfriend, Do You Know The Difference Between An Active And Passive Job Seeker?

I got this question when I humored a vendor with a "quick 5-minute chat" this week.  I love it when people do their due diligence before a call.

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Pack It In The Beach Bag! Social Media Recruitment by Andy Headworth

A little over a year ago, Andy Headworth of Sirona Consulting, asked me if I'd contribute a section to his newest recruiting book, Social Media Recruitment: How to

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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

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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