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Irina Shamaeva
Works at People Sourcing Certification Program
Attended Moscow State University
Lives in Berkeley CA
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Workshop on how to find ANYONE's Contact Info by Master Sourcer David Galley - not to be missed! - Aug 2nd, 2016. To meet everyone's requirements, seating is very limited in all interactive workshops.
Due to continuing strong demand for this workshop, we have made it a monthly event. The next Find Anyone's Contact Info workshop will take place Tuesday, August 2nd.Have you ever found a promising p
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Have you lost some of your LinkedIn connections? Automatic LinkedIn Network Trimming
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Are we connected on LinkedIn? LinkedIn may disconnect us next Monday. Please read the note:
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+Viveka von Rosen  Thanks, I will take a look
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If you have LinkedIn Recruiter, this is a must-read (they didn't document the new rules).
If you use LinkedIn Recruiter (LIR) and have upgraded to the long-awaited new User Interface and Search – have you noticed that previously working searches no longer produce the expected resu…
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The redesigned LIR (LinkedIn Recruiter) breaks the Boolean syntax :(
If you use LinkedIn Recruiter (LIR) and have upgraded to the long-awaited new User Interface and Search – have you noticed that previously working searches no longer produce the expected resu…
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Yeah... LIR also lost some excellent features (ironically, the personal accounts, even basic, didn't). Also, the search algorithm in LIR seems to have become buggier. I'll write about all that soon.
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Interested in sourcing outside of LinkedIn? New post about creative and common-sense ways to find lists of professionals:
Many Sourcers know how to locate lists of professionals in Excel format by using the operator filetype: and the typical column headings, such as name, title, company, and email. Indeed, by adding k…
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This happens today:
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+Nancy Myrland things is, they did not become followers for the (former) mega-connectors. LI just deleted the "extra" contacts.
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Are we connected on LinkedIn? If so, please read this note:
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Only a few spots left as of now -
 
ICYMI - Sourcing without LinkedIn (July 13th), with Master Sourcer Irina Shamaeva.

Join Irina as she demonstrates every major method to find professionals outside of LinkedIn in a 90-minute presentation packed with tips, tools and strategies.
In our most popular webinar, Master Sourcer Irina Shamaeva demonstrates every major method to find professionals outside of LinkedIn.LinkedIn is the primary tool used by many Sourcers today. Some of
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So if you and I connected around 2013-2016, there is a chance that LinkedIn will remove that connection. Sorry :(
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Wonder what the new overlords in Seattle think of this?
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Education
  • Moscow State University
    Mathematics
Basic Information
Gender
Female
Looking for
Friends, Networking
Birthday
January 27
Other names
Ирина Шамаева, Ирина Агранович
Story
Tagline
I am good at finding people
Introduction

Irina Shamaeva is a recognized leader in Sourcing, Social Recruiting, and Internet Research.

She is Partner and Chief Sourcer at Brain Gain Recruiting, an executive search firm with the focus on placing software development and management consulting candidates nationwide.

In addition to sourcing for her agency, Irina takes on Sourcing /Name Generation/Internet Research projects across numerous industries and geographies – which she loves doing!

Irina shares her sourcing discoveries, tips, and strategies in her blog Boolean Strings, international conference presentations, and lectures. Tens of thousands of professionals have attended Irina’s webinars on Search Engines, LinkedIn, Social Recruiting, Internet Research, and productivity tools. Irina's following includes nearly 30K members on the LinkedIn Sourcing Community Group and over 7K members on the Ning Boolean Strings network.

Irina is Founder and part of the Team at People Sourcing Certification Program, now in its third year, that has become the program of choice for recruiters world-wide. By now the program has graduates from 16 countries in the world, and from companies such as Apple, Microsoft, PepsiCo, Target, Allstate Insurance, HomeDepot, Verizon Wireless, and Capgemini.

Prior to Brain Gain Recruiting and People Sourcing Certification Program, Irina held engineering and management leadership positions at biotech and high technology companies in the San Francisco Bay Area, including Applied Biosystems, MDL, and e-Motion. Irina holds a Master of Science Degree in Mathematics from Moscow University.

To learn more about Irina, check out her LinkedIn Profile , follow her on Twitter, and circle her on Google-Plus.

Bragging rights
I am good at finding people.
Work
Occupation
People Sourcing Teacher, Information Sourcer, Recruiter, Internet Researcher, International Data Miner, Communities Leader
Skills
Recruiting, Sourcing, Social Networking, Googling, LinkedIn Debugging, Searching, Researching, Creating, Discovering, Digging, Explaining, Tweeting, Blogging
Employment
  • People Sourcing Certification Program
    Founder, Teacher, 2012 - present
  • Brain Gain Recruiting
    Partner, Chief Sourcer, 2003 - present
Places
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Currently
Berkeley CA
Previously
san francisco ca - berkeley ca
Contact Information
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Phone
510-233-9493 Pacific time
Email
Address
201 Vista Heights Road, El Cerrito CA