Employers Are Hiring, But Where Are the Candidates?

Employers are in the midst of a Great Rehiring, but they’re finding too few workers are applying. The reports of labor shortages are coming from all industry sectors, but are most pervasive among employers in hospitality, especially restaurants, construction, logistics and small retailers and markets. “Right now what seems to be happening is that job […]

Candidate Sourcing Technology: The Unsung Hero

Let’s talk about Sourcing! Sourcing is the unsung hero of the Talent Acquisition function, sourcers are the folks who scrape LinkedIn, conduct x-ray searches and dig deep into the weeds to find unique and talented individuals (purple squirrels). They prowl around LinkedIn groups and Facebook groups to try to find talented, unique candidates, people who […]

Sourcers vs. Tech Solutions – What do you need to hire?

Once upon a time, I ran a sourcing program from Abu Dhabi that was well-funded and gave me access to any tool I wanted. It afforded me one of my most incredible career moments yet: SourceCon in Anaheim. I went to Black Hat in Las Vegas, held a cyber symposium and met incredible people from […]