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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…. Get the Rest

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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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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

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Forms, Forms, Forms—Can They Pay the Bills, Bills, Bills?

The sourcing team at my employer has been on fire lately if I do say so myself. We are locking and loading on candidates faster and faster. I was

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Summer Reading for The Sourcer

Okay, I'll be honest. During beach week I do not haul the iPad to the beach to read. I go old school and hit up the bookstore for

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First Do No Harm…Stalking on LinkedIn

So for a light beach read today I'm continuing to check in on the unfolding LinkedIn  Stalking story.  The Boss Man asked my thoughts... it's not easy to

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Riddle me this…PHR, SPHR OR….MBA?

I'm fortunate that at the retained search firm I work for we get several HR positions (at all levels...Generalist, Manager, Business Partner, Director, VP, CHRO..)  in the non-profit

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Spring Cleaning…in a Sourcer’s World

I've been on a huge spring cleaning binge as of late.  Reorganizing, removing...just really getting everything in its place.  Not an easy task and I've been attending to