Matt Krumrie

Sales + Marketing columnist | Careers
Matt Krumrie answers readers' questions about job-hunting the first Sunday of each month. Matt has 10 years of experience reporting on the employment industry.

Recent content from Matt Krumrie

All done with entry level jobs?

I've been out of college for a few years and while I've been considered an entry-level employee in my first two jobs, I feel I'm ready to make the next step in my career. What steps should I take to show future employers I'm no longer entry-level, but instead ready to move into more prominent roles?

Updated: July 25, 2011, - 10:53 AM

How to deal with a micromanaging boss

I love my job but my boss is a total micromanager. He picks apart everything I do and even though I get great performance reviews I feel he doesn’t trust me. Help!

Updated: July 18, 2011, - 08:37 AM

Do job fairs really work?

Are job fairs still a good way to find jobs? Do employers actively recruit at these job fairs, or are they more of a networking event?

Updated: July 11, 2011, - 09:13 AM

When the Job You Want Doesn't Offer the Salary You Need

When the job you want doesn’t offer the salary you need

Updated: July 05, 2011, - 12:04 PM

Ask Matt: Inside the Mind of the Hiring Manager

A look at what those doing the interviewing and hiring want from you, the job seeker.

Updated: June 27, 2011, - 09:06 AM

Back to the Future: How to Get Rehired at a Previous Employer

Many job seekers leave a company only to seek employment with that company again in the future. A look at how to approach this situation if it happens to you.

Updated: June 20, 2011, - 09:06 AM

How to Apply for a Job Within, and Not Burn Bridges

This job seeker was miserable in her current job and even though she gave a verbal commitment to one year in her new role, can’t pass up this promotional opportunity. Advice on how to approach this type of situation and not burn bridges.

Updated: June 10, 2011, - 10:16 AM

Standing Out in a Sea of Applicants

How you present yourself in a résumé and interview is just as important as having the right education, experience and skill set.

Updated: June 06, 2011, - 08:11 AM

Ask Matt: Researching a Future Employer

How do I thoroughly research a company before applying to or accepting a position there? What questions should I answer about a potential employer?

Updated: May 31, 2011, - 11:02 AM

Multiple Language Skills Could be Key to Career Growth

A global workplace and changing demographics are creating a need for Twin Cities workers who can speak multiple languages.

Updated: May 23, 2011, - 08:18 AM

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