Jeremy Roberts, SPHR

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Jeremy Roberts, SPHR, is VP, Customer Experience at HiringSolved. He is the previous Editor of SourceCon. Prior to joining the ERE Media team, he spent over a decade working as a recruiter, sourcer, and sourcing manager. This time was spent in diverse environments, including third party agency settings (retained and contingent), recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) providers, and internal corporate HR departments. His previous employers include the MHA Group, Ajilon Finance, Korn Ferry Futurestep, Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems, and Randstad Sourceright, US. He resides in Corinth, TX with his wife and 3 children.

HR Tech Update: ScheduleOnce Acquires Reschedge from HireVue

Scheduling phone screens and going back and forth to find the right time to chat with someone has always been one of the most time-consuming parts of a recruiter or sourcers day. For me, the risk isn’t necessarily the time involved; it’s the fact that if I get distracted from the process, I…

Startup Spotlight: Find Candidate Contact Information With @Prospectify

This week, the Startup Spotlight shines on Matt Ekstrom of Prospectify. What is your background? I’ve only worked at tech companies, most of which have been recruiting tech organizations. I was blessed to land at Monster.com right out of college, where I learned how to hustle in a more traditional sales environment. From there, the…

Infographic: How to Be a Google Power User

If you’re a sourcer or recruiter, having a firm grasp of Boolean search is essential. Even though it’s not as necessary today as it was in the past, understanding the logic of Boolean search teaches you to think like the databases you’re searching. This handy infographic covers the most important search commands that…

Join Us for SourceCon Jeopardy With @JimStroud @SocialTalent and @SourcingShannon

The community has spoken. A few weeks ago, we asked SourceCon readers to select three SourceCon All-Stars to compete in the first ever SourceCon gameshow event. The three All-Stars who will be sharing their sourcing knowledge with the audience in Orlando are: Jim Stroud of Randstad Sourceright Shannon Pritchett of Manpower Solutions Jonathan Campbell of Social…

HiringSolved Launches 3 New Sourcing Products

HiringSolved, a startup based in Arizona, is announcing three new sourcing products this week. At the last SourceCon event, members of a keynote panel agreed that sourcers and recruiters should be searching their own CRMs and ATS’s before venturing out to do more obscure sourcing activities. This recommendation was met with eye rolls and sarcastic remarks from…

LinkedIn to Acquire Connectifier

In a letter to Connectifier users, John Jersin announced LinkedIn is planning to acquire Connectifier. Here’s the note sent to Connectifier users: I’d like to share some exciting news with you: LinkedIn — a company with a mission very similar to our own — intends to acquire Connectifier, and I’d like to let…

Startup Spotlight: @teaminterviewed Helps Find the Top Candidates in a Stack of Resumes

This week, the Startup Spotlight shines Chris Bakke, Co-Founder of Interviewed.  Should your startup be profiled? Send me a message.  What is your background? I’ve only ever worked at startups and technology companies. I got really lucky right out of college and joined an amazing team here in San Francisco that was building a product called…

Startup Spotlight: Write Better Job Descriptions and Send Better Messages With @Textio

This week, the Startup Spotlight shines Kieran Snyder, Co-Founder and CEO of Textio.  Should your startup be profiled? Send me a message.  What is your background? I have always lived at the intersection of language and math. I have a PhD in natural language processing, and spent about a decade leading engineering, product, and design teams at Microsoft and Amazon….