Overheard: Word of the Day

Nov 13 2012   12:15PM GMT

Word of the Day – social sourcing definition

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

“Talent management tools are emerging that can facilitate and enhance searches for appropriate candidates on social media websites or the Web at large and then rapidly transfer the information into talent management software.” — Emma Snider

Today’s WhatIs.com Word of the Day is social sourcing, also known as social recruiting.  It probably comes as no surprise that HR managers are recruiting job candidates by trolling LinkedIn.

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