Sourcing School by RecruitingDaily

Sourcing School by RecruitingDaily

Brian Fink & Ryan Leary discuss sourcing tools, news, need-to-knows, need-to-use, and a whole lot more. Class is in session.


September 8, 2023 37 mins

In this groovy episode of RecruitingDaily's Sourcing School, Liam Darmody discusses the power of LinkedIn as a professional network. Liam, the pioneer of Liam's Brand Stand, states that organic reach on LinkedIn is currently quite strong. It's a fallacy that authentic brand growth on LinkedIn is discouraged, maybe even the opposite is true. With such a strong personal identity on his profile and his content, it seems...

Mark as Played

In this special episode of the Sourcing School podcast, we get to sit down with the esteemed Ernie Moreno, the founder of NextLevel Executive Search. He spills the beans on the secret weapon in the staffing industry: phone calls. Despite recruiters trembling in fear at the mere thought of dialing a number, Ernie believes that picking up the phone can work wonders. He insists that phone communication allows for a deeper connection a...

Mark as Played

In this Sourcing School Episode, our teaching power couple Brian and Ryan sit down with Des Prentice of Qualifi.  Des explains that their mission is to help hiring teams have quality conversations with candidates faster than they can manually.

Des mentions that Qualifi allows teams to source, recruit, and vet candidates 24/7, enabling them to pick high-quality candidates faster than before. They focus on high volume and quick veloci...

Mark as Played

In today's Sourcing School Podcast episode, the dynamic teaching duo Ryan Leary and Brian Fink chat with Jeremy Schiff, the CEO and founder of RecruitBot. Jeremy discusses the value of AI in recruiting and how it can help solve common challenges faced by recruiters. RecruitBot, an AI-powered recruiting platform, is one solution to these recruiting challenges.  Since RecruitBot secured $8.2 million in funding, the company aims ...

Mark as Played

In this podcast episode, Rich Mendis, CMO at HireLogic, discusses the tactical and strategic value AI can bring to companies. He explains that tools like HireLogic can provide immediate productivity benefits, such as faster interview feedback. There is also strategic immediate value in using AI insights to evaluate candidates objectively. However, true value lies in improving the interview process, coaching employees, and integrati...

Mark as Played

Join Ryan Leary and Brian Fink as they welcome recruitment maestro Mike Rasmussen. From corporate to nonprofit, Mike's journey is a testament to his adaptability and skill. Despite juggling numerous requisitions, he's mastered prioritization and simplifies complex recruitment concepts with ease. His LinkedIn presence is a beacon of wisdom and motivation, and his authenticity shines through in every interaction. Mike'...

Mark as Played

Get ready to have your mind blown as Mike Wolford, Director of Analytics at Claro and former Twitter blue bird wrangler, reveals how AI is transforming recruitment in this hilarious Sourcing School interview with Ryan Leary and Brian Fink. 

In his bestselling book, "The AI Recruiter," Wolford debunks the job-stealing myth, highlighting AI's power to rescue recruiters from mundane tasks. With AI automating la...

Mark as Played

In this episode of Sourcing School, we have a shining star of the recruiting industry Jackie Flake.  Ryan and Brian pick her brain about the power of agile SCRUM recruiting, the challenges and nuances of office reintegration, and recruiting best practices.

SCRUM recruiting revolves around time blocks, where a very specific amount of time is reserved for various stages of the recruiting process. This provides teams with the...

Mark as Played

In this episode of Sourcing School, we get into the power of onboarding with Joshua McAfee. Josh is an author, mentor, and wealth of knowledge in the recruiting space. He is great at giving people the opportunity to show their own value as both a candidate and a fellow human.

It's easy to get caught up in the ego of recruiting, but checking your feelings is an important aspect of recruiting. Remove your emotions from ...

Mark as Played

In this episode of Sourcing School, we get into the power of onboarding with Adam Meekhof, Director at IQTalent Partners. Adam believes that onboarding is a critical part of creating a positive experience for new hires.

Too many times companies miss the mark. If you don't make sure someone has felt seen throughout the hiring process, they are going to leave at some point.

How does he do it? By making sure tha...

Mark as Played

In this episode of Sourcing School, we talk to Hillary Geissinger from, a search engine that's changing the fundamentals of how people search. Hillary explains that recruiting for a lesser known brand can be difficult, especially when you're trying to find candidates who want to change how the world "Googles."

We discuss

  1. How she sells past Google and tells the story of "You"
  2. How to break throu...
Mark as Played

In today's podcast, we talk with Rachel Clark GTM Recruiter at NexHealth about how companies can stay competitive in the face of a down economy. Rachel shares how can continue to scale as competitors are downsizing and playing it safe.

We get into some best practices for SAAS recruiting and how to own full lifecycle recruiting for SDRs.

Rachel Clark takes us to school and breaks it down touching on:

  1. Scaling a recrui...
Mark as Played

Back with a vengeance, Vanessa Raath, the South African Goddess of Sourcing, better known as "The Talent Hunter" sits in with the team to talk sourcing, training, and events.

In this episode we dig deep into:

  1. Sourcing Efficiency: How you can position yourself as an asset to to your company.
  2. Training: What and how to train - what you need to know
  3. Mastodon, The Blue Devil, chatGPT and more.

Listen & Subscribe o...

Mark as Played

Necessity is the mother of invention.

Our guest, Anil Dharni (CEO and Co-Founder of Sense), talks with Mike "Batman" Cohen about the past and future of HR, and getting your hands on the least painful ATS.

For us senior recruiters, we remember the old days of whiteboards, file cabinets full of resumes, and contact information written on a legal pad. We've come a long way since the red pen days, but...

Mark as Played

If you're an employer that's saying "we need better people" there's probably something more you could be doing.

Jessica Miller-Merrell (Founder of Workology) is here with Mike Cohen to talk about the ever changing landscape of recruiting.  There's fear all around us in this industry, and most of it comes from the reluctance to adapt. We realize that the post pandemic world looks a lot differen...

Mark as Played

Michelle Prebble (Director of Talent Acquisition at Visier) talks with us about attrition metrics, aggregating information, and what it actually means to make "data driven decisions." We're all down for making smart decisions based on numbers, but how do you actually take advantage of this knowledge?

One of the biggest hurdles in data driven decision making is lacking the imagination to visualize this inform...

Mark as Played

It's not an unhealthy addiction if it saves you time and efficiency.

Our guest Jennifer O Gara, Talent Lead at Tonkean, talks about taking advantage of no code platforms, and creating an optimized work environment using automations. 

Most companies have 16 different HR systems that they use, and whether or not they integrate with each other there's still a LOT of disconnect.  Switching back and forth be...

Mark as Played

It takes a lot to build a talent community. Creating a pipeline that is valuable for non job seeking individuals is important for fostering a strong connection with many potential hires. When it comes to hiring season, having a good chunk of vetted, experienced people to reach out to makes all the difference.

Our guest, Marvin Smith (Consultant at MarvinESmith Talent Engagement Consulting), talks with Martin Burns of Recr...

Mark as Played

Transparency and respect can get you pretty far with DE&I efforts.

Our guest Kevin Walters (Sr. Director of Diversity) and Andre Boulais (Vice President of Client Experience) of SilkRoad talks about authenticity, regionalized diversity, and inclusiveness in a more earnest and heartfelt way.

You can make all the effort to hire diverse candidates, but if your new hires don't feel included they are statistic...

Mark as Played

You might think that you have a particular candidate in the bag. The pay is good and the benefits are flowing...but then you get blown off. What happened? You might have forgotten to ask about their motivations.

Our guest, Jeremy Roberts, Director of Solution Design and Innovation at Cielo Talent, talks about those vital conversational soft skills. Despite all this technology you still gotta make sure you build rappo...

Mark as Played

Popular Podcasts

    Current and classic episodes, featuring compelling true-crime mysteries, powerful documentaries and in-depth investigations.

    Crime Junkie

    If you can never get enough true crime... Congratulations, you’ve found your people.

    Around the NFL's "Around the NFL" crew (Gregg Rosenthal, Dan Hanzus and Marc Sessler) break down the latest football news, with a dash of mirth.

    Stuff You Should Know

    If you've ever wanted to know about champagne, satanism, the Stonewall Uprising, chaos theory, LSD, El Nino, true crime and Rosa Parks, then look no further. Josh and Chuck have you covered.

    The Bobby Bones Show

    Listen to 'The Bobby Bones Show' by downloading the daily full replay.

Advertise With Us

For You

    Music, radio and podcasts, all free. Listen online or download the iHeart App.


    © 2023 iHeartMedia, Inc.