Amybeth Quinn

About the Author

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Amybeth Quinn began her career in sourcing working within the agency world as an Internet Researcher. Over the years, she has worked in both agency and corporate sourcing and recruiting roles, and also served previously as the editor of The Fordyce Letter, FordyceLetter.com and SourceCon.com, with ERE Media. She's returned to her first love, sourcing, and now works for Hewlett Packard Enterprise as the Americas Strategic Sourcing Manager for HPE Engineering and R&D. You can connect with her on Twitter at @researchgoddess.

SourceCon Orlando, Day 1: Patterns And People Skills

As promised, SourceCon All Stars has delivered a power-packed session lineup with some of the best sourcing minds in the business. Orlando welcomed attendees with gorgeous (and not too humid!) weather, and night-before networking got things started with fantastic meet-and-greets. This community loves to come together and share best practices, bringing a very…

There’s No One “Right” Way to Source, and Learning is the Key to Finding Yours

I started my career in the world of recruiting as an Internet Researcher over ten years ago, and while my work has evolved over the years to include a lot of different things, it has almost always involved candidate generation, which is something I absolutely love to do. While being the Editor of…

Cold-Calling Etiquette Applies To Email

“Cold-calling is still cold-calling no matter what marketing platform you use be it knocking on doors, calling people over the telephone, sending direct mail or connecting via social media,” says Leanne Hoagland-Smith. But often, we forget that initial outreach, no matter what communication platform is used. When cold-calling a prospective candidate on the…

Sourcing Through Adversity

Life isn’t always rainbows and roses. And neither is sourcing, as attendees and livestream viewers learned today from Yahoo!’s Senior Manager, Talent Attraction, Aida La Chaux. In case you’ve lived under a rock for the last couple of years, you know that Yahoo!’s been going through some tumultuous times. Between management changes and…