• Here’s what a Keyot talent acquisition/candidate relationship looks like
    This post was written by Molly Sterenchuck, Senior Recruiter. 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 …
  • Tips for the Seasoned Job Seeker
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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 …