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: How can I make the most of a contract-to-hire job?

Dear Matt: I’ve been offered a contract-to-hire job. Why do companies want contract-to-hire workers instead of permanent employees? How can...

Updated: April 01, 2013, - 09:59 AM

Ask Matt: I think I'm being paid less than my male colleague

Dear Matt: I’m a female employee who believes I’m being paid less than a male colleague at my company for...

Updated: March 27, 2013, - 09:12 AM

Ask Matt: Guess what? Your advice worked!

Dear Matt: Catherine Byers Breet’s advice is spot on (Ask Matt, “I’ve had one job offer, but I might get...

Updated: March 18, 2013, - 09:15 AM

Ask Matt: Do recruiters really care about cover letters?

Dear Matt: I have an outstanding track record as an executive with some pretty successful companies. I’ve been unemployed for...

Updated: March 11, 2013, - 10:14 AM

Ask Matt: What should I do now to get a job after graduation?

Dear Matt: College graduation is only a few months away. While some of my peers have jobs lined up, I...

Updated: March 04, 2013, - 09:56 AM

Ask Matt: I've had one job offer, but I might get another one ...

Dear Matt: I received a job offer over the phone on a Wednesday. However, I have two other opportunities I’m...

Updated: February 25, 2013, - 09:38 AM

Ask Matt: How can I find a new job in a new state?

Dear Matt: My husband was transferred out of state for his job and now I need a new job in...

Updated: February 18, 2013, - 09:29 AM

Ask Matt: What should I do about managing my career path?

Dear Matt: I love my job and company, but don’t feel they invest in my professional development. I don’t see...

Updated: February 11, 2013, - 09:22 AM

Ask Matt: Why didn't my interviewer ask me any questions?

During a recent interview, the interviewer spoke the entire time and didn’t really ask me any questions. How do I get a word in and show what I’m capable of and why I am the right fit for this job?

Updated: February 05, 2013, - 03:03 PM

Ask Matt: How can I make my references stand out?

Dear Matt: I’ve had some great interviews and know some companies have contacted my references. I didn’t get those jobs...

Updated: February 05, 2013, - 03:02 PM

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