#Layoff looming? Fast track your job search with HI-5!

“HI-5 the Headhunters” walks you through the process of combining five familiar tools you use pretty much every day to offload the grunt work of recruiter contact. In about an hour, you’ll learn how to create your own basic virtual …

It’s here! The new HI-5 The Headhunters Course!

HI-5 the Headhunters – is now available! This online video-based mini-course walks you through the steps of setting up your own “virtual assistant” to run interference with recruiters. Tired of dealing with headhunters who don’t have your current information? In less …

So how do you manage recruiter conversations quickly, efficiently, and with a minimum of effort?

By building a system that does it all for you. Automatically, repeatedly, with no hand-holding needed. With some up-front prep work and commonly available (and free) technology that you probably use every single day, you can effectively create a HI-5 …

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: As a recruiter, what are the top 3 intangible qualities you look for in all job candidates?

Answered at: https://www.quora.com/As-a-recruiter-what-are-the-top-3-intangible-qualities-you-look-for-in-all-job-candidates/answer/Kay-Stoner-3 – check out some of the other great answers there I’m not a recruiter, but I have talked to hundreds of them over the past 30 years, and the number one thing they look for is a …

Answered on Quora: Should I put my 5-month job on my resume?

From https://www.quora.com/Should-I-put-my-5-month-job-on-my-resume/answer/Kay-Stoner-3?filter=&nsrc=2&snid3=3354166262 If that five-month job was relevant to what you were doing now, and you left for a good reason, rather than that you couldn’t hack it and you had to get out of there, then you should definitely …

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. …