LinkedIn and the User Number Problem

LinkedIn have pushed out their latest user numbers today:- Courtesy of LinkedIn. There are now more than 18 million users in t

Can Small Businesses Recruit Like Google?

I’ve been reading Work Rules! Insights From Inside Google by Laszlo Bock , SVP for People Operations at Google. I highly

How Do People Describe Themselves Online?

One of the most important skills of a sourcer is the ability to search based on how people write about themselves online. Peop

Recruiting? 5 reasons why you need social media

It still surprises me when I can’t find one of the employers that we recruit for on social media.  No  Facebook ,  Tw

5 Easy Ways To Use Twitter for Recruitment

Want to start using Twitter for Recruitment, but don’t know where to start? My new first guest blog for Social Hire can

Review – Textio – improve your job ad BEFORE posting

As Recruiters we all know – or should know – that a recruitment ad optimized for search engines (SEO) is important

Extract volume candidate data in 3 easy steps using

The guys at have just announced an update that allows you to feed in a list of URL’s, then scrape the data ass

4 easy steps to auto-add to Twitter lists!

Building lists on Twitter is a great way of tracking candidates and prospects, hence allowing you to start building up a relat

How to…ID a fake profile quickly on LinkedIn

A really quick post this morning, because I have just had another fake profile asking me to connect. You normally get a gut fe

Recruiters – technology is your friend!

You must keep in touch with your candidates. There is too much potential value in those relationships.  One of our Recruiters