The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

Some time ago I wrote about Dan Pink’s great TEDtalk on motivation. It is brilliant and well worth the small investment of time. But this morning I delivered a keynote address at the Australasian Sourcing Summit in Sydney…

Australasian Sourcing Council

"Anything to help bring legitimacy to the industry is an honorable task..."  - Christian Le Loux, 2011 Who's ready to help build this?

Workshop 4: Engaging Candidates After Sourcing

I've written a quick summary of this session on!

Workshop 1: Tapping into Niche Communities

Hi guys, I've posted an article on Andrea's workshop: Tapping into Niche Communities. Keen to hear your thoughts!

Day 1 Sourcing Summit in Pictures

Some images from day 1 of #SOSU11 . Delegates arriving, circa 1.30 PM Introductions more introductions discussions ....and that is why you should play sourcing games. Games people play at conferences. we are this close…

Sourcing Summit is GO – well soon for me :)

I'm excited.  Then nerd in me is stirring, the geek is about to come out.  Tomorrow I'm off to The Sourcing Summit (#SOSU11). I'm a sucker for these things, I love being surrounded by great Recruiting minds, a smorgasbord…

Quote of the Day

"I love the Internet... but does the Internet love me?" - Andrea Mitchell, 2011

@andreamitchell – Tapping into niche communities

Workshop 1 was Andrea Mitchell who spoke about tapping into niche communities.  Andrea started off speaking about how talent communities have changed from IRC to the social networking space. That one went straight over my head, probably…

Wakey Wakey

The good thing about flying over from New Zealand the day before is that you can wake up at some ungodly hour in Sydney and actually feel like you’ve had a bit of a lie-in.  So here I am all chipper, bright and breezy and looking…

How to get to #SOSU11 venue without using GPS

Getting to the #SOSU11 venue is easy. 1) If you are from out of town ask a local (or Google) "what's the ugliest building in Sydney?".  This is what it looks like: It is also known as 'Tower Building'. 2) Not far from Tower building…