A Recruiter’s Checklist (with Boolean Strings Attached)
Social Media RecruitmentThe ChecklistBoolean Crash courseStrings attachedXray “niche” Social NetworksPowersearch for resum...
SocialMedia Recruitment
Is Beautiful   for Employer Branding
Candidates  can be found faster
Candidates  can be found easier
Candidates   can be found with     higher accuracy
jobscan get filled  quicker
jobscan get filled@ lower cost
So social media is recruiters’ best friend
Social Media RecruitmentThe ChecklistBoolean Crash courseStrings attachedXray “niche” Social NetworksPowersearch for resum...
1.Use different social networks
LinkedIn+Plaxo+Twitter+Googleplus             +Facebook+xing+visible.me+zoominfo+viadeo+          myspace+quora
2.Update your status about the candidatesyou are looking for3.Look for people in Connections,Friends, Followers and Circle...
4.Look for people relevant to yoursearch in   LinkedIn Answers   LinkedIn Events   Facebook Branchout App   Twitter Lists
5.Post jobs for free  Facebook Marketplace  Facebook & LinkedIn Groups  Facebook relevant pages  Your Blog OR your Faceboo...
Social Media RecruitmentThe ChecklistBoolean Crash courseStrings attachedXray “niche” Social NetworksPowersearch for peopl...
Boolean Time…http://www.flickr.com/photos/meliroo/402073246/lightbox/
AND (space in Google ) links two or more termsOR ( | ) collects information that contain either termsNOT ( - ) collects do...
Field Search Commandsintitle: Word in the Titleinurl: Word in the URLintext: Word in the textSite:     Searches only withi...
Social Media RecruitmentThe ChecklistBoolean Crash courseStrings attachedXray “niche” Social NetworksPowersearch for peopl...
The key to create awesomeBoolean strings is to havethe right keywords.
KeywordsJob TitleLocationSkills (required and desired)
& to create really awesomeBoolean strings get morekeywords
1.Google Adwords2.job aggregators (indeed and simplyhired)3.LinkedIn(for job titles and skillsdescription)
The following strings are“Google” Friendly                        Boolean syntax is different fordifferent search engines ...
Social Network Stringshttp://farm7.static.flickr.com/6138/5930582380_e90557878c.jpg
Keywords (site:www.linkedin.com/pub ORsite:linkedin.com/in)-inurl:job -inurl:answers -intitle:directory-inurl:directory –i...
Keywords (site:visualcv.com OR site:emsurse.com ORsite:about.me OR site:chi.mp OR site:flavors.me ORsite:elance.com OR sit...
Keywords site:(wordpress.com OR typepad.com ORblogspot.com OR posterous.com OR livejournal.com ORscribd.com OR docstoc.com...
Social Media RecruitmentThe ChecklistBoolean Crash courseStrings attachedXray “niche” Social NetworksPowersearch for peopl...
For specific areas of recruitment
http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4012/4338307379_28d8545d9b.jpgCreative Design
Keywords (site:behance.net ORsite:ffffound.com OR coroflot.com ORdeviantart.comKeywords(site:polyvore.com ORsite:lookbook....
Interior                                                                  Designhttp://farm2.static.flickr.com/1130/513767...
Keywords (site:avaliving.com ORsite:mydesignstories.net)
Academics   andResearch            http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3199/3330670980_dab9f6b5c8.jpg
Keywords (site:academia.edu ORsite:epernicus.com OR site:quartzy.com ORsite:researchgate.net OR site:scispace.com)
Social Media RecruitmentThe ChecklistBoolean Crash courseStrings attachedCommands on “niche” Social NetworksPowersearch fo...
Keywords (intitle:resume OR inurl:resume OR intitle:cvOR inurl:cv OR intitle:vitae OR inurl:vitae OR intitle:profileOR inu...
Keywords (filetype:doc OR filetype:pdf OR filetype:wpdOR filetype:wps OR filetype:pdf OR filetype:rtf ORfiletype:txt) (int...
Social Media RecruitmentThe ChecklistBoolean Crash courseStrings attachedXray “niche” Social NetworksPowersearch for peopl...
Target Companies & Associationshttp://farm4.static.flickr.com/3324/3410235668_90a5e57cc2.jpg
Keywords (names of companies and competitors)(intitle:resume OR inurl:resume OR intitle:cv OR inurl:cvOR intitle:vitae OR ...
Keywords (names of associations) (intitle:attendees ORinurl:attendees OR intitle:chapter OR inurl:chapter ORintitle:partic...
Keywords filetype:xls (intitle:attendees ORinurl:attendees OR intitle:speakers OR inurl:speakers ORintitle:participants OR...
Target Universities
Keywords (names of universities) (intitle:alumni ORinurl:alumni OR intitle: Alumnus OR inurl: Alumnus ORintitle:graduates ...
ResourcesAIRS Directory and Sourcing ReportBoolean Black beltBoolean BarRecruitingtool.combroadlook.comArbita Trainingbool...
About Maysoun MohamedAdvanced Certified Internet Recruiter(ACIR)Certified Social Sourcing Recruiter(CSSR)Certified Interne...
Crowd http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2052/2163151837_1ebe564306.jpgPens http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4113/5431650667_032...
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  1. 1. A Recruiter’s Checklist (with Boolean Strings Attached)
  2. 2. Social Media RecruitmentThe ChecklistBoolean Crash courseStrings attachedXray “niche” Social NetworksPowersearch for resumesTarget Companies, Universities andassociationsAwesome resources for recruiters
  3. 3. SocialMedia Recruitment
  4. 4. Is Beautiful for Employer Branding
  5. 5. Candidates can be found faster
  6. 6. Candidates can be found easier
  7. 7. Candidates can be found with higher accuracy
  8. 8. jobscan get filled quicker
  9. 9. jobscan get filled@ lower cost
  10. 10. So social media is recruiters’ best friend
  11. 11. Social Media RecruitmentThe ChecklistBoolean Crash courseStrings attachedXray “niche” Social NetworksPowersearch for resumesTarget Companies, Universities andassociationsAwesome resources for recruiters
  12. 12. 1.Use different social networks
  13. 13. LinkedIn+Plaxo+Twitter+Googleplus +Facebook+xing+visible.me+zoominfo+viadeo+ myspace+quora
  14. 14. 2.Update your status about the candidatesyou are looking for3.Look for people in Connections,Friends, Followers and Circles4-Use Basic and advanced PeopleSearch
  15. 15. 4.Look for people relevant to yoursearch in LinkedIn Answers LinkedIn Events Facebook Branchout App Twitter Lists
  16. 16. 5.Post jobs for free Facebook Marketplace Facebook & LinkedIn Groups Facebook relevant pages Your Blog OR your Facebook page Slideshare OR Docstoc OR Scribd
  17. 17. Social Media RecruitmentThe ChecklistBoolean Crash courseStrings attachedXray “niche” Social NetworksPowersearch for peopleTarget Companies, Universities andassociationsAwesome resources for recruiters
  18. 18. Boolean Time…http://www.flickr.com/photos/meliroo/402073246/lightbox/
  19. 19. AND (space in Google ) links two or more termsOR ( | ) collects information that contain either termsNOT ( - ) collects documents excluding the termQuotes ( “” ) defines exact phraseParentheses () define a subset of a searchWildcard * (almost) for proximity searchTilde ~ search for synonymsPlus Sign “+” prevents “stemming”
  20. 20. Field Search Commandsintitle: Word in the Titleinurl: Word in the URLintext: Word in the textSite: Searches only within a specific website (called xray)filetype: Searches for a specific format (doc, xls, pdf)
  21. 21. Social Media RecruitmentThe ChecklistBoolean Crash courseStrings attachedXray “niche” Social NetworksPowersearch for peopleTarget Companies, Universities andassociationsAwesome resources for recruiters
  22. 22. The key to create awesomeBoolean strings is to havethe right keywords.
  23. 23. KeywordsJob TitleLocationSkills (required and desired)
  24. 24. & to create really awesomeBoolean strings get morekeywords
  25. 25. 1.Google Adwords2.job aggregators (indeed and simplyhired)3.LinkedIn(for job titles and skillsdescription)
  26. 26. The following strings are“Google” Friendly Boolean syntax is different fordifferent search engines and databases
  27. 27. Social Network Stringshttp://farm7.static.flickr.com/6138/5930582380_e90557878c.jpg
  28. 28. Keywords (site:www.linkedin.com/pub ORsite:linkedin.com/in)-inurl:job -inurl:answers -intitle:directory-inurl:directory –inurl:dir -inurl:companies -inurl:updatesKeywords site:twitter.com -inurl:status –jobsKeywords site:twitter.com inurl:listsKeywords(site:plaxo.com OR site:xing.com ORsite:visible.me)
  29. 29. Keywords (site:visualcv.com OR site:emsurse.com ORsite:about.me OR site:chi.mp OR site:flavors.me ORsite:elance.com OR site:doyoubuzz.com) –jobKeywords (site:flickr.com OR site:youtube.com ORsite:vimeo.com)Keywords site:youtube.com “video resume”
  30. 30. Keywords site:(wordpress.com OR typepad.com ORblogspot.com OR posterous.com OR livejournal.com ORscribd.com OR docstoc.com OR slideshare.com)(intitle:resume OR intitle:cv OR intitle:bio OR intitle:profileOR intitle:"about me" OR intitle:profile)inblogtitle: Keywords inposttitle: Keywords ("myresume" OR "about me")
  31. 31. Social Media RecruitmentThe ChecklistBoolean Crash courseStrings attachedXray “niche” Social NetworksPowersearch for peoplePowersearch Companies, Universitiesand associationsAwesome resources for recruiters
  32. 32. For specific areas of recruitment
  33. 33. http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4012/4338307379_28d8545d9b.jpgCreative Design
  34. 34. Keywords (site:behance.net ORsite:ffffound.com OR coroflot.com ORdeviantart.comKeywords(site:polyvore.com ORsite:lookbook.nu OR site:looklet.com OR site:moleskine.com)
  35. 35. Interior Designhttp://farm2.static.flickr.com/1130/5137671243_f527033dd2.jpg
  36. 36. Keywords (site:avaliving.com ORsite:mydesignstories.net)
  37. 37. Academics andResearch http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3199/3330670980_dab9f6b5c8.jpg
  38. 38. Keywords (site:academia.edu ORsite:epernicus.com OR site:quartzy.com ORsite:researchgate.net OR site:scispace.com)
  39. 39. Social Media RecruitmentThe ChecklistBoolean Crash courseStrings attachedCommands on “niche” Social NetworksPowersearch for resumesPowersearch Companies, Universitiesand associationsAwesome resources for recruiters
  40. 40. Keywords (intitle:resume OR inurl:resume OR intitle:cvOR inurl:cv OR intitle:vitae OR inurl:vitae OR intitle:profileOR inurl:profile)-job –submit –wizard –eoe –examples –sample –template –apply
  41. 41. Keywords (filetype:doc OR filetype:pdf OR filetype:wpdOR filetype:wps OR filetype:pdf OR filetype:rtf ORfiletype:txt) (intitle:resume OR inurl:resume OR intitle:cvOR inurl:cv OR intitle:vitae OR inurl:vitae) –jobsKeywords site:(wordpress.com OR typepad.com ORblogspot.com OR posterous.com OR livejournal.com ORscribd.com OR docstoc.com OR slideshare.com)(intitle:resume OR intitle:cv)
  42. 42. Social Media RecruitmentThe ChecklistBoolean Crash courseStrings attachedXray “niche” Social NetworksPowersearch for peopleTarget Companies, Universities andassociationsAwesome resources for recruiters
  43. 43. Target Companies & Associationshttp://farm4.static.flickr.com/3324/3410235668_90a5e57cc2.jpg
  44. 44. Keywords (names of companies and competitors)(intitle:resume OR inurl:resume OR intitle:cv OR inurl:cvOR intitle:vitae OR inurl:vitae) -jobs –sample Keywords (names of companies and competitors)(intitle:team OR inurl:team OR intitle:staff OR inurl:staff ORintitle:people OR inurl:people OR intitle:employees ORinurl:employees intitle:people OR inurl:people ORintitle:associates OR inurl:associates)
  45. 45. Keywords (names of associations) (intitle:attendees ORinurl:attendees OR intitle:chapter OR inurl:chapter ORintitle:participants OR inurl:participants OR intitle:roster ORinurl:roster OR intitle:registrants OR inurl:registrants ORintitle:officers OR inurl:officers)
  46. 46. Keywords filetype:xls (intitle:attendees ORinurl:attendees OR intitle:speakers OR inurl:speakers ORintitle:participants OR inurl:participants OR intitle:roster ORinurl:roster)
  47. 47. Target Universities
  48. 48. Keywords (names of universities) (intitle:alumni ORinurl:alumni OR intitle: Alumnus OR inurl: Alumnus ORintitle:graduates OR inurl:graduates OR intitle:alum OROR inurl:alum OR intitle:grads OR inurl:grads ORintitle:masters OR inurl:masters OR intitle:postgraduatesOR inurl:postgraduates)
  49. 49. ResourcesAIRS Directory and Sourcing ReportBoolean Black beltBoolean BarRecruitingtool.combroadlook.comArbita Trainingbooleanstrings.ning.comRecruiting.comEre.netrecruiting blogsDean Da Costa blogbooleanblackbelt.comrecruit2.com
  50. 50. About Maysoun MohamedAdvanced Certified Internet Recruiter(ACIR)Certified Social Sourcing Recruiter(CSSR)Certified Internet Recruiter(CIR)Professional Recruiter Certification(PRC)Certified Diversity Recruiter (CDR)Professional in Human Resources (PHR)Inbound Marketing Certificate (IMU)Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW)Bachelors in Business Administration(BBA)Master in Business Administration (MBA)
  51. 51. Crowd http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2052/2163151837_1ebe564306.jpgPens http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4113/5431650667_03219a77bc.jpgEinstein http://www.copyblogger.com/imfsp/colors http://farm1.static.flickr.com/66/200301729_1500c9c747.jpgBlack and White Building http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3324/3410235668_90a5e57cc2.jpgBears http://www.flickr.com/photos/26327184@N07/3851755966/Barbie http://farm1.static.flickr.com/63/181464305_4624c952dd.jpgBookshelf http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3199/3330670980_dab9f6b5c8.jpg Image CreditsBoolean http://www.flickr.com/photos/meliroo/402073246/lightboxVisual Resume http://www.flickr.com/photos/dougbelshaw/4274387237/Mindmap Resume http://www.flickr.com/photos/jwynia/216512010/Alexander Park Resume http://www.flickr.com/photos/buyalex/3421549748/Pau Morgan resume http://www.flickr.com/photos/paumorgan/4028700199/Strings http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6138/5930582380_e90557878c.jpgChinese Books

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