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The secret to hiring great engineers or other employees in a tight labor market

People often ask me what is the secret to hiring great employees, especially engineers.

They often ask Where Can I find great engineers? What website? What meetup? What secret fishing hole do they congregate? Read More...

Welcome to Five Star Hiring


My name is Matt Nunogawa and I help companies recruit (with a particular focus on recruiting developers).

Five Star Hiring is a place where I write about hiring strategies and tactics. It’s a place you can get a hold of me if I can help you & your company become exceptionally good at hiring people.

I’ve been coding for well over three decades and have b Read More...