15
Jun 15

Twitter Search Strings for Recruiters Looking for Work

jim stroud demos how to find a job on Twitter.

As ironic as it may sound to some people, there are times when recruiters need help finding their next job. In this free ebook, industry insider Jim Stroud explains how to leverage Google to search more than 100,000 job boards and uncover hidden recruiting opportunities. Likewise, he shares search strings and strategies for discovering unadvertised recruiting jobs on Twitter. Whether or not you are an expert in searching Google or Twitter, the strategies discussed in this ebook will inspire your jobsearch and take your sourcing knowledge to a whole new level.


18
May 15

How To Connect with Passive Candidates Online #sosuasia

#sosuasia - How to source passive candidates

Sourcing passive candidates is one thing, but connecting with them is quite another. In this video, Jim Stroud demonstrates how to find and contact passive candidates based on the content they produce or share online. Plus, Jim gives a heads up on his international speaking engagements and a near-death experience. Yowza! Tune in for all the fun.

Mentioned in this video:

# Jim Stroud will be leading roundtable discussions on “The Future of Sourcing” at the Randstad Sourceright office in Sydney, Australia on June 4th and 5th. | http://buff.ly/1LdITRy

# Sourcing Summit Asia is the #1 Talent Sourcing Event in ASIA-PAC / SINGAPORE on Wednesday, 27 MAY 2015 | http://www.sosuasia.com | #sosuasia

# The sourcing samples in the video are cited here: http://buff.ly/1Hnook5

# Hey recruiters and sourcers, are you looking for work? http://buff.ly/1LdJ9Qt

Music by:

“Turning Japanese” by The Vapors
https://youtu.be/IWWwM2wwMww

ShiGGa Shay – Lion City Kia (Ft. LINEATH, Akeem)
https://youtu.be/zx3tFw4JOFY


05
May 15

How To Optimize Your Job Descriptions

Jim Stroud interviews Kevin Walker, Director of Employer Insights at Indeed. Among the topics discussed are a) how employers can optimize their job descriptions for more views and applicants, b) how employer brand affects jobseeker applies, c) why its important to go mobile, d) how relevant search engines are to the applicant process and so much more! Tune in to learn! // Related links: http://goo.gl/5BgPyx


05
May 15

This is why you hate recruiters!

What happens when a group of HIGHLY sought after candidates confront a room full of recruiters about their despicable recruiting practices? What else, but hilarity! (Umm… no, not really.) In this episode of “Its all recruiting,” Jim Stroud shares his observations of a controversial panel discussion held at a recent Sourcecon conference. Among the questions answered are: Do you favor corporate recruiters more than agency recruiters? What can recruiters do to improve our response rates from you? How do you feel about the way sourcers find your information online? And what is the single biggest problem you have with recruiters? All of this PLUS, music by Blue Dali! Listen to this podcast now. You don’t want to miss it. // Links discussed in this podcast: http://goo.gl/zlQfxj


05
May 15

How To Recruit in a Tight Labor Market

If you ever wondered what its like to recruit in an environment where the unemployment rate is 6.3%, be sure to tune into this podcast. Jim Stroud interviews Justin Babbet and Tim Mullen of Job Advisor to discuss recruiting in Australia’s tight labor market, the paramount importance of a strong company culture and how retention is the new recruiting. | Links mentioned in the podcast (and more): http://goo.gl/HWyOtx