Getting to Work Podcast – Episode #4

Getting To Work Episode #4 – Mistakes were made… oh, well! Over the long Thanksgiving weekend, I’ve been thinking about my past experiences with work, especially connecting with the right opportunities, early on. Recruiters played a huge role in getting …

Hiring in the Boston area is up 3.7%, compared to last year. So, what’s next?

According to the LinkedIn Workforce Report | Boston | November 2018: Hiring was 3.7% higher in October 2018 than in October 2017. Seasonally-adjusted hiring (which removes predictable seasonal hiring variations) was 1.7% higher in October than September. So, there’s a …

Answered on Quora: Which one is better: a one page resume or a two page resume?

Answered over at https://www.quora.com/Which-one-is-better-a-one-page-resume-or-a-two-page-resume/answer/Kay-Stoner-3?share=1afd521a&srid=zrPYp A lot of people tell you that you should only have one page, and I suppose if you are trying to get noticed by people who have very little time, that can be a good approach. …

Not all Recruiters are created equal

When many of us think of recruiters, we cringe. Ugh! Headhunters! And (often) rightfully so. I’ve been “headhunted” by plenty of placement professionals who were playing a numbers game and just casting out far and wide to see if they …