Dean Da Costa

About the Author

Dean Da Costa has more than 16 years of staffing/recruiting experience in Fortune 100 companies. He was recently named the single "most online influential recruiter."

GlossaryTech – An online Glossary for Tech Recruiters

One of the biggest issues in the tech recruiting world is keeping up with technology, the buzzwords, and keeping up with the terminology. There are a lot of online dictionaries and websites to look up information. Most of the information readily available is very static, meaning they don’t keep up with the changing…

Cracking the GitHub Code with Hiretual 3.0

By now most sourcers and recruiters have heard of Hiretual. In just a few months, it’s become one of our most used tools for sourcing candidates and unveiling contact information. It also provides sourcers with peer rankings, salary ranges, the likelihood of being available, education and experience, in popular websites such as LinkedIn,…

Relink Labs – Job Title Researching Every Sourcer Can Use

Research is an important component of any search, and it should always come first. Research includes titles, education, salaries, companies and so much more. Relink Labs has made it easy for you to research titles. All you do is enter a title and the automated tool will create a nice bubble breakdown of…

A New Sourcing Tool Called Hound

Post SourceCon, the wonderful world of tools continue to be released, refreshed and revitalized. One, in particular, is Hound. Hound is a great tool and Chrome Extension by the people at Jobjet. It allows you to find emails, phone numbers and social data on candidates while in numerous sites to include LinkedIn. It…

Time for Summer Cleaning with Dean Da Costa

OneClick Cleaner for Chrome is a very useful extension that helps you to clean up Chrome and as a byproduct increase Chrome’s speed. It allows you to clear your cache, cookies, form data, downloads, indexes and much more. Now, of course, you can do some of this in Chrome itself but this tool allows you…