UK Sourcers News – 18th June

UK Sourcers News

Last week on UK Sourcers we had our first guest blogger! I’d like to Thank Katie Lowe of Cactus Search for her post on Creative Sourcing and Candidate Attraction.

If you would like to write a guest post for the blog, please get in touch. You could introduce yourself to the Sourcing community, share a tip or tell us about the tools you can’t live without.

Events

Last week I gave a live sourcing demo at the Reconverse Direct Sourcing event. Stay tuned on this blog for a bit of a write up later in the week.

Next week we have the return of the Social Recruiting Conference in London. Check out these five reasons to attend and grab a ticket if you haven’t got one already! Join the conversation beforehand by taking part in #SRCHAT on Twitter on Wednesday evening.

Social Media

Confused by #hashtags on Twitter? Here’s the breakdown from Small Business Trends

Looking for people to follow on Google+? Here is a spreadsheet of over 1000 shared circles for you to rifle through.

Need inspiration for your Twitter bio? Vic at Crexia picks his top 10 corporate recruiter bios.

Need to find more interesting people on Twitter? Some tips for tracking them down from the folks at Fistful of Talent.

Advertising Jobs

How are your copy writing skills? Brush up those job ads with this advice from Totaljobs.

If you have an event or some news that you’d like me to cover in this weekly roundup then do let me know.

About TheSourceress

Katharine Robinson has written 98 post(s) for this blog.

Katharine (aka TheSourceress) began sourcing in April 2008 with a small Executive Search business specialising in Renewable Energy and, in March 2010, won the title of Grandmaster Sourcer at SourceCon in San Diego. Katharine has also worked in-house with Capgemini Consulting and is now working as a Freelance Consultant and Trainer.

Katharine (aka TheSourceress) began sourcing in April 2008 with a small Executive Search business specialising in Renewable Energy and, in March 2010, won the title of Grandmaster Sourcer at SourceCon in San Diego. Katharine has also worked in-house with Capgemini Consulting and is now working as a Freelance Consultant and Trainer.