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

Ask Matt: What is mobile recruiting, and why should I care?

Dear Matt: Mobile recruiting seems to be a hot topic. What is mobile recruiting and why should job seekers be...

Updated: November 27, 2013, - 09:51 AM

Ask Matt: Do companies stop hiring during the holidays?

Dear Matt: I’ve heard that companies basically stop hiring or really slow down during the holidays. Is this true?Matt says:...

Updated: November 18, 2013, - 01:28 PM

Ask Matt: I'm not getting job offers. What am I doing wrong?

Dear Matt: I’ve interviewed for several jobs but don’t get hired. I apply to other jobs and don’t get interviews....

Updated: November 11, 2013, - 09:27 AM

Ask Matt: My top client offered me a job. Should I go for it?

Dear Matt: I’m a freelance consultant who has worked as an independent contractor and in short-term temporary roles for a...

Updated: November 04, 2013, - 01:52 PM

Ask Matt: Should I take a temp job if I want a permanent one?

Dear Matt: I’m unemployed, and even though I’m seeking full-time employment I’m considering accepting a six-month temporary job. What happens...

Updated: October 28, 2013, - 09:32 AM

Ask Matt: How can I write a résumé that will get me noticed?

Dear Matt: I hear employers spend less than a minute screening each résumé they receive, and some are never screened....

Updated: October 20, 2013, - 02:45 PM

Ask Matt: I need the basics — can you give me job search 101?

Dear Matt: I’m about to start a new job search but have not had to do it in so long...

Updated: October 15, 2013, - 01:13 PM

Ask Matt: There are plenty of jobs, but are there any for me?

Dear Matt: I just read a Minnesota jobs report that indicated there are currently more job openings in the state...

Updated: October 15, 2013, - 01:11 PM

Ask Matt: How can I use my old college in my job search?

Dear Matt: I’ve heard my college career center or alumni groups can help with my job search, even though I’ve...

Updated: September 30, 2013, - 09:50 AM

Ask Matt: How can I get over a case of the pre-interview jitters?

Dear Matt: I had an interview for the first time in three years and was extremely anxious and unprepared leading...

Updated: September 23, 2013, - 09:44 AM

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