Every class I receive a flurry of panicked phone calls just as class begins: "I can't get into the chat - I see it but it's just a white blank screen! I'm signed in! Help! What do I do?!!"
I also receive a few emails for those who use that route - the latest being:
Maureen, FYI: I don't want to miss the rusing chat on Tuesday but I've not been able to get into the ning chat for weeks even though I've been signed in. I normally just go… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 17, 2008 at 10:30am —
Ask a simple question - get some MAJOR complicated answers!
, "discussion" breaking out here
over on the Yahoo Sourcers Unleashed group. Answers listed below original post on site so be sure to scroll down and also be sure to add your own… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 16, 2008 at 10:32am —
Thomas Licari's Video
on Recruiting on Twitter
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 16, 2008 at 1:30am —
I feel compelled to respond to Vincent Wright's ERE posting
because, lately, many sourcers are coming to me telling me they're being propositioned w/ "split" deals to do the upfront research on searches.
I tell them I would not do it.
I also… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 15, 2008 at 10:16am —
I didn't realize it until relatively recently that all the names sourcing work I've been doing over the last dozen or so years has created a BRAND around the terminology of "names sourcing". I woke up in a startle with this realization early one morning a couple years ago and said to my husband:
"Bob! Bob! Get up – we have to own the domain names of 'names source'!"
"Huh?" he groggily responded. "You're crazy - go back to sleep,"… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 15, 2008 at 7:30am —
Best Remark of the Day
“Okay so the internet is a way to get the names that leads to the hire too....but which is better picking up the phone and asking or looking on the internet and then calling??”
Thank you for attending today’s MagicMethod Phone Sourcing Classroom Chat! What would you guys like to talk about today?
You mentioned trust and tone were… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 14, 2008 at 1:30pm —
In response to my call-out on Monday for class subjects several people responded and we talked about the trust subject on Tuesday. We have plenty of subject matter (fodder) left for today's class so I thought we might pick any of the below listed subjects up and run w/ it. Following are their suggestions and I have addressed some of them individually but we might talk about any of them today in class!
Denyse Rattam-Diem asked me about what… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 14, 2008 at 8:30am —
Read about them here
. I'm guilty of ALL of them.
Attend the MagicMethod FREE one hour LIVE phone sourcing classroom chats on Tuesdays and Thursdays at noon EST right here on the MagicMethod… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 13, 2008 at 2:30pm —
Best Remark of the Day
“In the first few seconds of the call, you fumble or say the wrong thing. The receptionist is smart and knows you are phishing.”
~ Paul Davenport
This came into my mail today:How to Build Trust in Sales Conversations, Charles H. Green will teach you how to address the crucial element of trust building head-on so you can win more clients in less time. $99 to attend if you're… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 13, 2008 at 7:30am —
I spent some time this morning over on Naymz updating and tweaking – the network that bills itself as “empowering reputable professionals.” I long ago heralded the site as offering an easy-to-use profile mechanism and my opinion hasn’t changed! It's an easy FREE site to navigate (paid subscriptions available too) and it allows you to bring all your online activity to one place -… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 13, 2008 at 6:58am —
Simple script to generate high quantity and high quality leads by Ron Mason… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 12, 2008 at 10:39am —
This is interesting! Seems to me Google is painting with a pretty wide brush when they send Dorothy a message like this - I know Dorothy and she's no hacker!
started over on ERE 8/12/2008, 6:38 a.m. by Dorothy Beach, CIR
Google telling me… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 12, 2008 at 9:50am —
You bet! Art Pitcher tells you how here
Attend the MagicMethod Phone Sourcing All Day Seminar
in Miami, FL on September 4 at the Shane Center
sponsored by Confisa… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 11, 2008 at 10:00am —
To truly stand out from the pack, successful firms must embrace sourcing as a separate role. It will require a bit of internal restructuring, but the end result will provide a sensible, systematic and specialized approach. Social media sourcing specialists need some basic resources and tools to get started.
Read about them… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 11, 2008 at 9:39am —
John Kennedy, Sr. IT Recruiter at Belcan (513) 489-4300 [jkennedy at belcan.com] asked, over on LinkedIn: Who would you consider to have the best domestic wireless phone service? Who have you had the most luck with and why?
See all the (so far!) answers here
. What are… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 11, 2008 at 8:00am —
Tab Pierce, Director, Business Development at Security Innovation asks, over on LinkedIn:
OK...so what's the big deal with Twitter? I've had several people talk to me about joining. Which I finally did, but what's the big deal? People posting what's going on in their lives. We do that here with updates, it's done on Facebook and Myspace too. Am I missing something? I… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 11, 2008 at 6:43am —
An Advanced Networked Video Surveillance Systems Provider is asking
, over on LinkedIn, about video surveillance and can it improve profits? At first glance the whole thing felt kind of creepy but… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 11, 2008 at 6:30am —
In a unanimous vote, the California State Supreme Court said (August 7, 2008) that an employer cannot limit an employee from going to work for a competitor or from contacting clients of the former company
In other words, “An employer cannot by contract restrain a former employee from engaging in his or her profession, trade or business,” said Justice Ming… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 8, 2008 at 7:30am —
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 8, 2008 at 7:13am —
Best Remark of the Day
"How do you find passive candidates when English is a barrier?"
~ Will Mechem
Good Thursday morning MagicMethod network! Today's Class Chat will be on International Sourcing.
Alan Bogard Director, Corporate Recruiting has asked:
"Can you let me know if and when you happen to speak on the topic of Sourcing from an international perspective. We currently have operations… Continue
Added by Maureen Sharib on August 8, 2008 at 6:30am —