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Jobvention. 10 sourcing tools for IT recruiters. IT sourcing takes a great deal of recruiter’s time. Of course as a technical recruiter you have your tips and tricks, proven methods and techniques that work and let you find the most valuable tech talents. But believe me, in each field, there is always a room for improvement. That’s why we looked for sourcing tools that can improve your recruitment process. There are a couple of social recruiting tools, also called social aggregators which on one hand utilize social connections to make it easier to find candidates who would be referrals, and on the other crawl social profiles, compile rich candidate profiles from candidate activity across the web and social media. This lets IT recruiters see skills, abilities, passions, and creativity at a glance rather than after hours (or days) of search and communications.

Have a look at these sourcing tools and check them out. Social recruiting and sourcing tools (social aggregators) Entelo Great Tool - Tweet Hired HiringSolved Open Web from Dice. Custom Search Engines for People Sourcing.

Linkedin Custom Search

Search LinkedIn - Intelligence Recruitment Software. LinkedIn Reveal. Rapportive. Leverage Sales Navigator insights anytime you send an email. View rich LinkedIn profile data for your contacts directly in Gmail, and use that knowledge when you reach out next. This Chrome extension is available in two flavors, “Lite” for free LinkedIn members and “Premium” for LinkedIn Sales Navigator subscribers.

Sales Navigator Lite for Gmail will let you See rich LinkedIn profile data for your contacts directly in your Gmail, and use that knowledge when you reach out next Mention icebreakers, including shared connections, experiences, and interests, to build rapport with your contacts Hover over any email address anywhere in your message to quickly view their profile to stay informed on who’s who With a Sales Navigator subscription, this extension will unlock additional premium features: Save contacts as leads in your Sales Navigator account Use TeamLink to see if prospects are connected to your colleagues and get a warm introduction. Prophet. Connectifier Uncovers Hidden LinkedIn Profiles | Boolean Strings. I Search From | Boolean Strings.

It’s not a secret that Google search results are different for different people. (That’s why sharing a “Boolean string” is rarely enough to tell others how you have searched). Results depend on our locations, using vs. country-based Google, a language (other than English), and other variables. Searching on a mobile device can show different result pages than the desktop, too.

Telling Google that we are searching from a different country is a reasonable way to find more relevant results, but it doesn’t work smoothly. After all, Google is rightly suspicious of users who appear to be searching from far-away countries within minutes. For those of us sourcing globally, we can get help from a tool for AdWords advertisers to test their ads – Ad Preview Tool.

I Search From provides convenient User Interface to Google’s AdWords test functionality. And here is what the results look like: For those of us with love for examining URLs (nerdy, I know!)