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Four Strategies for Sourcing Top Talent

LinkedIn provides an excellent pool of candidates, but many recruiters are missing out on a separate group of qualified candidates because their process is lacking creativity. In other cases, the tech stack that recruitment teams are using to
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Today’s Learning is Nothing Like Tomorrow’s Is Going to Be

Organizations are investing in talent development now more than ever. According to LinkedIn’s 2017 Workplace Learning Report, talent is the top priority for 69% of learning and development (L&D) professionals. And despite the rise of
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Is Facebook’s Breach a Lens to Reexamine LinkedIn?

With daily revelations about Facebook, and our data (and I use that term loosely), and the nuances of constitutes privacy on the aforementioned social network, do we ever stop and think about our relationship with LinkedIn. I’m not talking
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Tesla has a staggering number of job applicants despite shady labor complaints

Even if Tesla faces federal labor complaints for unfair workplace practices and has been called out for workplace injuries, tons of people want to work at the company. Job interest was strong at the Bay Area-based car maker — in 2017 more than
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How The Top Polish Sourcers Search For Candidates Outside of LinkedIn

The truth is that if sourcing is one of your tasks at work, you need to be creative. When it comes to searching developers, LinkedIn is very often not enough. What’s interesting, I see more and more developers asking what...
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The #SourceCon Hackathon Final Four: Sourcing Tool Decks Included!

Like the four houses of Hogwarts, we sat ready to battle for the title of Top Seeker. This wasn’t a basketball tourney; this was an intricate battle of the nerdiest minds in sourcing and recruitment. It was another SourceCon Hackathon,...
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Randrr Acquires Anonymous Career-Matching Solution Anthology

Career insights platform randrr announced the acquisition of career-matchmaking site Anthology last week. Anthology is dubbed by some as a mix between Tinder and LinkedIn, anonymously matching employers with already employed but on-the-hunt
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LinkedIn Embraces Its Inner Snapchat With New Video Features

Launching less than a year ago, LinkedIn was really late to the native video upload game. At the time, I wrote, “Employers will now be able to post videos and get data that actually supports recruiting. Imagine a company promoting a...
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Linkedin launches the perfect feature for lazy job seekers

Ever seen your dream job posted on LinkedIn, but been too lazy to ask for a referral? You're in luck: LinkedIn now does that for you.  LinkedIn has rolled out "Ask for a Referral," a feature that will allow you to ask LinkedIn connections for a
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Who Has the Highest Turnover Rates? Hint: It’s Not Retail

What industry sector has the highest turnover? Turns out that last year it was tech. And not all tech, but the sector where companies are perpetually scrambling to find people to hire, which means tech software. That’s what LinkedIn discovered