July 24, 2017 Jon No comments exist

By: Jonathan Kidder Think LinkedIn and Indeed are monopolizing the job searching market? Yes, that certainly has been the case for the last few years, but Google has it’s own ideas. That’s good news for you – the job searcher! The more sites there are, the better your chances of finding your dream job. Google…

July 20, 2017 Jon 1 comment

By: Jonathan Kidder Companies are seeing the value in having a diverse workforce. Every company wants to attract and retain the most qualified applicants and finding applicants with a diverse background can be very challenging. I have had my own difficulties trying to source for diversity. It’s taken me several years to understand the market…

July 16, 2017 Jon No comments exist

By: Jonathan Kidder It’s time to face the reality. No matter what the news and politicians tell you – we’re heading into an economic boom. Companies are facing challenges finding qualified skilled talent in the midwest states.  I have been a sourcer focusing on filling midwest roles for the past 7 years and it’s never…

July 13, 2017 Jon 1 comment

By: Jonathan Kidder If you haven’t seen the latest binge-worthy show from Netflix, you’re missing out! Glow is set in the 1980s and focuses on the world of women’s wrestling. Basically, the show is about how a rich mogul and a film director come together to create a Saturday morning women’s wrestling show. A significant…

July 8, 2017 Jon 2 comments

By: Jonathan Kidder Many recruiters have come to ask my advice on finding jobs. Ironic, isn’t it? I had a call last week from a past coworker who asked if I could source him a new role. It really gave me a good laugh. In the spirit of helping my colleagues in their job search,…

July 4, 2017 Jon 5 comments

By: Erin Moody LinkedIn, it’s the absolute best source for finding your next hire right? Did you know that LinkedIn recently updated their terms of service? This directly affects those who use Chrome extensions to find contact information for users. What happens when they try? They are getting their LinkedIn profiles shut down. So sorry,…

May 27, 2016 Jon 4 comments

By: Jonathan Kidder I recently discovered this sourcing hack while getting a demo of a text messaging platform. After getting an expensive bid I figured that I better do some research on my own. After I did some digging I discovered a free solution! You can send a text message through an email account. Below…

April 20, 2016 Jon No comments exist

By: Jonathan Kidder Many companies take pride in their company culture, and many even overemphasize it ad nauseum. This may come off has non-genuine or even phony. A new employee may have been sold on the benefits and EVPs of the company altogether. But what happens when the perks and shiny newness wear off? If the company…

April 17, 2016 Jon No comments exist

By: Jonathan Kidder   Funny how things have changed – Sourcing has become a very debated topic in the recruiting field. I find it interesting to see companies starting to see the value in adding Sourcers. Most companies don’t fully understand what Sourcers do. So, how can we make Sourcing great again? This post will…