DFWTRN Webinar with Trish Wyderka Sourcing SME!

  • 10 Aug 2023
  • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Online Webinar
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DFWTRN Webinar with Trish Wyderka Sourcing SME! 


Title:     Forget ChatGPT & AI - Beating the Bots While Sourcing

While AI is doing a lot of good and provides many benefits for those of us involved in the world of sourcing there are many negative consequences. Come learn what those negative consequences are and how you can “beat the bots” and find candidates in creative ways using free to low-cost methods! 

You will learn:

  1. Creative ways to identify candidates.
  2. Low-cost ways to find emails and/or phone numbers.
  3. Learn how to use ChatGPT to make your life easier!

Trish Wyderka is a Senior Research Associate (Sourcer) for Fidelis Companies and is sought for her “tips and tricks” handouts, leveraging free tools for finding email addresses and phone numbers. She is a frequent contributor to www.sourcecon.com and has been a roundtable co-presenter with Susanna Frazer (SourceCon ATL 2018), the first-ever, two- and three-time SourceCon Hackathon Champion.

  • Proactively sources utilizing various sourcing methods, including Boolean Search, OSINT, X-Ray, Flip Search & Peel back, Google Dorks & Custom Search Engines, power searching for resumes and individuals, natural language search and semantic language search
  • Utilizes social sourcing (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, YouTube, Pinterest, Instagram) forums/hangouts, list/name generation, contact details (email/phone research and validation), market news (industry news, competitor news, layoffs and funding’s), open web (bio search, resume search, site indexes, image search, flip search, blog search), competitor search, naming lists (Spoke, ZoomInfo), networking sites, groups, associations, schools and more
  • Automates searching efforts through the creation and utilization of bookmarklets, API tools for collection and aggregation (PhantomBuster, BlockSpring, SpiderFoot) and other open-source techniques

Trish grew up in Cleveland, Ohio and currently lives in Carrolton, TX.  She spent eight years in the U.S. Air Force, serving both state-side and abroad. She worked in the aviation, mortgage and medical practice management industries before working at Fidelis Companies, who she joined in 2011. She specializes in executive search and contingency staffing for the Semiconductor/Engineering, Biopharmaceutical, ERP and EMR industries.

During her free time, Trish is an independent resume writer and career counselor, and enjoys her two cats, sci-fi movies and travelling.



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