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I recruit therefore I am

Mr. Stroud is a Recruitment Specialist with an expertise in full life-cycle placement of Executive and Technical personnel. He would also add substantial value in Recruitment Strategy, Recruitment Marketing and Online Research based on extensive experience in these areas.........

*Recruiters! Unless submitted to me in writing, I will assume that you agree to the terms concerning my resume. A full explanation of these terms is outlined here: www.JimStroud.com/manifesto.

Recruiters! Do something different! Check out my new blog "Jim Stroud 2.0." 

Email: jimstroud@jimstroud.com | Yahoo ID: jimmystroud
Telephone: 770-912-4300

Resume (short version) http://jimstroud.com/resume.doc

Resume (long version) http://jimstroud.com/resume2.doc

My podcast, "The Recruiters Lounge" is now a part of  the Radio Talent Zoo network. 

I was nominated in 3 categories for a Best Blog Award by Recruiting.com in 2005.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Electronic Recruiting

AIRS

Business Development

Internet Research

Start-up Experience

Entrepreneur

Public Speaker

Competitive Intelligence

Corporate Recruiting

Agency Recruiting

Very Creative Writing

Web Designer

Innovative Thinker

Recruitment Strategy

Sense Of Humor

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

COMPANY

COMPANY DESCRIPTION

WORK DUTIES

Microsoft Microsoft Corporation develops, manufactures, licenses and supports a wide range of software products. Internet research, Recruiting, Special Projects, Competitive Intelligence
Search Engine Company Internet research, Recruiting, Competitive Intelligence
Energy and Automation Internet research, Competitive Intelligence, Recruiting

Recruiting agency that staffs startup companies

Executive /Technical Recruiting, Business Development

Internet Research Firm

Internet Research, Web Design

Telecommunications Company

Online Research, Recruiting Strategy, Recruitment Marketing

  • Serial Entrepreneur
Multiple Entities Real Estate, Online Personals, Publishing, Web Design, Author of Articles, Books and Screenplays

Education

Film & Video, English

Professional Association Competitive Intelligence
Professional Association Blogging, Podcasting, New Media, User-generated content

TARGET LOCATIONS

STATE

CITIES/AREAS

ZIP CODES

AREA CODES

GA-GEORGIA

Atlanta, Norcross, Duluth, Gwinnett, Buckhead, Suwanee, Alpharetta

30308, 30096, 30026, 30005, 300024

 404, 678, 770

(I am very open to travel, but will not relocate.) 

ADMIRED COMPANIES

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
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How to Blog Your Way Into A Job (and make some money in the meantime!) Trends in Blogging and Online Social Networking

How to Blog Your Way Into A Job

The Future Of You

All Sourcing, All the Time
Wooing The Passive Candidate
Your Career And The Global Economy
Building Communities of Candidates
Jobhunting Is A Team Sport
Creating Your Jobsearch Strategy
How Do I Find A Job When The Economy Sucks?
Innovative jobsearch strategies for tough economic times.
A Day In The Life Of Startups
The good, bad and the ugly of working for dot-com companies.

IN THE NEWS
Fast Company: Use Online Networks to Find Your Star Employee (May 2006)

CollegeRecruiter.com Acquires Jobseekers Revenge from Microsoft Recruiter, Jim Stroud (May 2006)

WSJ: Talent Search: Google's Growth Helps Ignite
Silicon Valley Hiring Frenzy
(Nov 2005)

A Great Idea That Will Never Happen (Aug 2005)
Why Social Networks don't work (July 2005)

Lessons From Sourcing Leaders (2005)

Dig Deeper to Uncover The Greatest Job Leads (2004)

Job boards are only one small part of the job search (2003)

Fresh ideas to make online job boards work for you (2003)

Beware Jobseeker's Revenge! (2002)

How To Do It (2001)