#SourceCon Live: How to Spot a Fake LinkedIn Profile

Do you know how to spot a fake LinkedIn profile? Sometimes they’re obvious. Other times, it takes more detective work to determine if a profile is bogus.

In this episode of SourceCon Live, Jim Durbin demonstrates how to identify a fake profile and walks us through the process he used to uncover a few organizations guilty of creating hundreds of fake profiles.

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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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