Use Online News Sites to Find Passive Candidates

Did you know that you can use online news websites to prospect for passive candidates? The Google search syntax to search news sites is

site:online news website "keyword"

For example, if you are interested in sourcing Software Architects from The Seattle Times' website, the search string will be as follows "software architect"

You can also use the OR operator to search multiple news sites

( OR "software architect"

If you do not know the URLs of websites of newspapers, go to to look them up.