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Recruiting with Twitter

I really do think more recruiters should be using twitter. It is such a powerful tool to find and engage with Candidates. Recruiters are, in my opinion, far too obsessed with CVs. When are we going to realize that this

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Grow my Twitter Following

I’ve been getting very active on Twitter over the past few weeks and this seems to be working very well for me. As part of my research I was looking for a way to create a Follow me Button for

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Free Recruiter Tools

I’ve had a great response to my Shane’s Tools for recruiters. However I know that there was a problem for some people who use Internet explorer and so I’ve split these in two and I’m reasonably sure these┬ánew versions will

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Outwit hub – Scraping data from the internet – for recruiters

I wanted to do a short tutorial showing how Outwit Hub can be used to scrape data from the internet. Here I am scraping my twitter followers names, twitter handles and bios but this technique can be used for almost

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Automatically posting Jobs to Twitter and LinkedIn

I was thinking about very simple ways to automatically post jobs from intelligence through a recruitment web site and then to Twitter, LinkedIn and all the other social channels. This is actually very easy to do. I’ve produced a video

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How to Find People in a Location

This weeks webinar is all about Location based Candidate Sourcing. Very often my sourcing demonstrations find candidates in big cities with big populations but what happens when you want candidates in a remote area with perhaps only a few thousand

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Social Recruiting

Social recruiting has been a buzz word for some time now but perhaps the time is right for this approach to recruiting to really take hold. For many Recruiters Social Recruiting extends as far as searching for profiles on LinkedIn.

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Advanced Internet sourcing for Recruiters.

I regularly run free recruitment software and technology webinars and yesterdays, on Advanced Sourcing, proved more popular than most. This is a recording followed by my notes on what happened. I wanted to convey the shear scale of the subject

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Advanced Sourcing – Webinar

On Thursday the 21st June I’m running a free 30 minute webinar talking about some of the clever internet sourcing techniques that are available to recruiters. I’ll be demonstrating some of the tools and techniques that are used by professional

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Cool Tools for Recruiters

This weeks webinar was on cool tools for recruiters. I was talking about a range of tools available for recruiters and explaining why I think they are cools.

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