• Here’s what a Keyot talent acquisition/candidate relationship looks like in Posted inCareer Advice, Career Pointe
    During this work-at-home phase of the coronavirus pandemic, Keyot’s talent acquisition team has been blessed with a generosity of spirit and time with our candidates. This gift of time has magnified our ability to invest in what Keyot does best: get to know our talent beyond their resumes so we can make great matches.  When …
  • Tips for the Seasoned Job Seeker in Posted inCareer Advice, Career Pointe, Experienced Consultants, Interviewing
    I have become a woman of a certain age.  I am coming up on a “significant” birthday. Of course “significant” is relative right?   21 was significant, 30, 40, etc.  all for different reasons and accompanied with different levels of excitement or dread associated with those numbers.   I am going to be 60.  Significant.  I am …
  • Tips For the Job Seeker of a Certain Age in Posted inCareer Advice, Career Pointe, Experienced Consultants
    Age….I was highlighted in the paper recently and the first thing mentioned right behind my name was my age.   I winced.  I work in an industry interviewing people and age isn’t something I can ask candidates about.    I couldn’t help thinking about the relevancy of putting it in the paper.   And just like the candidates …
  • Jeanine Rickson Announced as Director of Consultants in Posted inRecruiting, Career Pointe, In The News
    Jeanine is a staffing and recruiting executive that brings excellent relationship skills and extensive corporate, client and consulting experience in the areas of change management, human resources and operations management. Her prior experiences include Chief Talent Officer for Genesis10 a national information technology staffing and consulting firm and co-founder of the Genesis10, MN branch, providing …
  • Spring-Time to Take Stock in Posted inCareer Advice, Career Pointe
    Those in the upper Midwest know the struggles of a long cold winter and appreciate every green bud, ray of sunshine and flower breaking through the earth; we take stock.   We rake and clean up what has been left of winter and dispose of the accumulated debris.  We check for winter’s damage and losses.   …
  • Be an Advocate in Posted inCareer Pointe
    Have you ever gotten a note from someone in your past who remembers something you said that made an impact in their career life? Bravo if you have. Mentor versus advocate… When I think of a mentor I think of time invested, meetings, and long term relationships-a commitment.  Shoot, I have trouble scheduling haircuts in …