Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the course!

    • Contribute

    • Our Culture

    • How to use this course

    • Missions and Challenges

    • Set Goals

  • 2

    Having a Sourcing Strategy

    • Introduction: Have a Sourcing Strategy

    • Your Niche Will Affect Your Sourcing Strategy

    • Be Proactive vs Reactive

    • Challenge: Sourcing Strategy

  • 3

    SWOT Analysis

    • SWOT analysis

    • Where are your opportunities and threats coming from?

  • 4

    Finding your way around LinkedIn Recruiter

    • Understanding your Dashboard

    • What is a Project?

    • Understanding LinkedIn Recruiter Search

    • Using the LinkedIn Recruiter mobile app

    • Set up at "Out of office" on LinkedIn

  • 5

    Sourcing for Tech Talent - Useful Resources

    • Source developers on GitHub

    • Sourcing on Stack Overflow

    • Sourcing on Reddit

    • Find data scientists on Kaggle

    • Identify digital designers & creatives on Dribbble

    • Apps to help you understand tech roles

  • 6

    Sourcing everywhere

    • Sourcing on Meetup.com

    • Podcast Guests as Candidates

    • Wikipedia for sourcing subject matter experts

    • Find candidates via their book reviews

  • 7

    Sourcing for language skills

    • Using LinkedIn school pages to identify people with specific language skills

    • Meetup.com

  • 8

    Sourcing from events

    • Google's event search tool

  • 9

    Send emails that get seen and read

    • Don't get caught in Spam filters - Keywords to avoid

    • Make sure your message arrives in the Inbox

    • Subject lines for emails that get opened