TAP INTO TECH: Sourcing & Recruiting

Friday, April 29, 2022

So you're ready to get into Tech and thinking about being in the department of Talent Acquisition or Human Resources. If so then this is a quick guide of where to get the training you so desperately do not need but most likely want so you can get in. We hope this helps, if so, please share this article and tell a friend about us.

You do not need to take any of these courses or classes to become a recruiter or Sourcer. Our founder learned on the job and many are self-taught from long ago. But, it does help to have some kind of certification to show that you are serious.

In our opinion, having spoken with top leaders in this field, we believe this is the best information as of the published date. We will update this list as time permits but also feel free to comment below any tips you might have.

Social Talent offers some of the best training around. They are also pretty expensive https://www.socialtalent.com/ . Check out their YouTube Channel. There is so much information, it is crazy! Great place to learn if this is something you would really be interested in. Hours of content. - https://www.youtube.com/user/socialtalent/videos

The granddaddy of Sourcing Training is AIRS. This is where almost all Sourcers get their start: https://airsdirectory.com/collections/certifications
It used to be one class but sourcing has become so popular, they have divided it into more classes (to make more money)

Boolean BlackBelt offers excellent sourcing tips: http://booleanblackbelt.com/

BooleanStrings offers excellent classes at a much lower cost. They also offer a certification by one of the best in the industry. All are available online so you can learn at your own pace:

If you want all the classes at a huge discount, you can pay for all 30 courses at once for one year ($1200 vs $4000): https://sourcingcertification.com/subscription/
These tips and links were provided by a Senior Talent Specialist at Nvidia