4 Early Stage Startups for Sourcers and Recruiters to Explore

SourceCon readers tend to be early adopters and lovers of new technology. Below are 4 new startups that might prove valuable to tech savvy talent acquisition professionals.

1) faveeo is a collaborative discovery, filtering, and recommendation system that helps users find information and articles. – Read more on Crunchbase.

Watch this video and let us know in the comments below how you think a talent acquisition professional could use faveeo.


2) Vibe is an API that will give you valuable information about people. You’ll need advanced technical skills to take advantage of this platform. If you don’t understand API’s, consider attending Matthew Ferree’s  session at SourceCon Denver.

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3) PeopleGraph.io is a people search engine to help you find tech talent online. They are still in development and refining the search results daily so it’s one to keep your eye on.

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4) The Connect6 Chrome Extension is one of my favorite new tools. It allows you to see valuable information about anyone on the web by hovering over their profile. See the video demo below. Connect6 is currently available for free.

Have you used any of these tools? If so, let us know your experiences in the comments below.

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Jeremy Roberts, SPHR, is VP, Customer Experience at HiringSolved. He is the previous Editor of SourceCon. Prior to joining the ERE Media team, he spent over a decade working as a recruiter, sourcer, and sourcing manager. This time was spent in diverse environments, including third party agency settings (retained and contingent), recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) providers, and internal corporate HR departments. His previous employers include the MHA Group, Ajilon Finance, Korn Ferry Futurestep, Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems, and Randstad Sourceright, US. He resides in Corinth, TX with his wife and 3 children.


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