There has been a huge demand for sourcing tools. Many tools come and go, but some have become very reliable in our efforts to better source talent. … Read more
Jeremy is a Social Talent Ninja Certified Sourcing Professional who has not only received his certification but has been mentored by some of the best in the staffing industry. He is a Senior Talent Sourcer for Lockheed Martin.
Jeremy got his first hint at recruiting when he was recruited for both college and pro baseball. He then got a chance to do sourcing himself as part of the “Search Authority.” He did this while attending college and getting his associates degree.
When you bunt in baseball, more often than not, it is to help get a runner into scoring position or to get them even closer to scoring. In other words … Read more
In the world of sourcing and technology, as one people aggregator retires a new one quietly emerges. With each new product launch, technology has become … Read more
There is another new sourcing tool on the block that dubs as a great resourcing tool called “Social Geek.” Social Geek is a chrome extension for … Read more
As a norm, I leave the talking about tools to my dad, Dean Da Costa. However, I too have become very involved in sourcing tools, and have started testing … Read more
In baseball, the most difficult and exciting offensive feat is hitting a grand slam. Basically, it means a homerun with the bases loaded. When you consider … Read more
Before I get into the meat of this post, let me explain what I mean by a pinch-hitting home run. A pinch-hit home run is a very rare occurrence in … Read more
As I alluded to in my first few posts, I finally found a company that wanted to bring me into the staffing world. I am currently in a sourcing position … Read more
One of the most exhilarating and pulse-pounding plays in baseball is stealing home. It does not happen much, but when it does, and it works, it is like … Read more
In my journey towards being a sourcer, I was told by my many sourcing mentors that attending events like conferences and networking functions was a must. … Read more
Training is a crucial part of evolving as a sourcer. As I mentioned in my first post, I was fortunate to get a chance to take the Social Talent Ninja … Read more
A note from the Editor: I will never be younger, nor again be new to this industry. I remember the first few weeks when I started as a naive Sourcer, … Read more