Recruiters: How many hours a week do you spend doom scrolling LinkedIn Recruiter?
Or your database? Or your reviewing job ad applicants?
And how much time on top of that doing the initial live vetting?
Sourcing. How every search begins. (After the research phase but you get my point).
It’s such a massive time suck. Especially when it has to be done all over again if something later in the recruitment process breaks down.
If you’re wondering where years of your life went and what can be done about it, Jeff Smith and James Hornick break it down in episode 49 of The 10 Minute Talent Rant, “Why Is Sourcing Such A Pain In The Ass?”