With LinkedIn Recruiter's advanced sourcing capabilities giving everyone the chance to find strong candidates, it's essential that recruiters master the art and science of passive candidate recruiting. Following is the list of 10 core traits we've found essential to hiring top passive candidates. Rank yourself quickly on the scale for each factor. We'll be discussing the results of this survey regularly on Lou Adler's blog (budurl.com/AGlibrary). Each of these topics are covered in-depth at our advanced Performance-based Hiring recruiter workshops (budurl.com/Pbhrec). You can get started by reading Lou’s latest book, The Essential Guide for Hiring & Getting Hired or his Lynda.com program.