Jim  Stroud

Jim Stroud

Director of Sourcing and Social Media, Bernard Hodes Group
 

Currently employed at Bernard Hodes Group

 

    Summary

    Over the past decade, Jim Stroud has built an expertise in lead generation strategies, social media recruiting, video production, podcasting, online research, competitive intelligence, community management and training. He has consulted for such companies as Microsoft, Google, MCI, Siemens and a host of startup companies. Currently, Jim Stroud serves Bernard Hodes Group as a Director of Sourcing and Social Strategy. Prior to Hodes, Jim Stroud has created and sold three online properties, managed an award-winning blog, published a weekly newsletter for jobseekers, a recruiter training magazine and co-hosted a popular technology podcast. Jim Stroud has also produced multiple web series devoted to such topics as: job search, recruiting, technology and language learning. Jim Stroud has been quoted by such publications as Globe and Mail, US News and World Report, Wall Street Journal and The Atlanta Journal and Constitution. Monster.com, Entrepreneur, Black Enterprise and The HR Examiner have all cited Jim Stroud for his digital influence. Jim Stroud also served as the EmCee of SourceCon, the premier global conference on sourcing for three consecutive years. In 2013, Jim Stroud published "Resume Forensics: How To Find Free Resumes and Passive Candidates on Google." (Available on Amazon.com) When not online, Jim Stroud suffers from withdrawal symptoms that can only be soothed by chocolate chip cookies and family time.

Experiences

Director of Sourcing and Social Media

At Bernard Hodes Group

From 2011 to Present