Matt Corbett

Matt Corbett
Matt is Hub’s CEO and founder. He loves helping growing companies identify and hire the best people.

A couple of items off of Matt’s bucket list:

”Do the Monte Carlo Rally (in a vintage rally car) and see both of my daughters’ get their Kung Fu black belts.”

Last book read: “Fall of Giants” by Ken Follett

Favorite book(s): “The Art of the Start” by Guy Kawasaki

Last movie watched: Grease (with my 2 daughters)

Favorite Movie(s): It is a tie between “Seabiscuit” and “The Big Chill”

Super hero power of choice:Use “The Force” for good (Jedi)

Favorite Quote: "Never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense. Never yield to force; never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.'' (Sir Winston Churchill)

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Recent Posts

Top 10 Reasons to Become a Recruiter Right Now

by Matt Corbett on Jan 12, 2017 11:00:12 AM

All of my favorite business quotes are about recruiting. They include:

Top 10 rules for successful recruiting projects

by Matt Corbett on Feb 12, 2016 10:22:51 AM

Successful recruiting projects are essential to all growing companies, regardless of size and industry sector. The ability to successfully and repeatedly hire the right talent for the right role ...

Should politics and interviewing mix?

by Matt Corbett on Oct 21, 2015 10:38:00 AM

It is hard to avoid the increasing drumbeat of politics as we race towards the 2016 presidential election. Most people have an opinion on the current pool of candidates vying for their respective ...

How to interview a product manager

by Matt Corbett on Sep 3, 2015 12:09:23 PM

The title should probably read, ‘How we interview a Product Manager” because we have established a very effective model at Hub. Almost one third of our recruiting work is for Product Manager or ...


by Matt Corbett on Jul 21, 2015 2:43:00 PM

Investing in yourself will give the highest ROI you’ll ever find. The returns can be immediate and continue to build throughout your lifetime. So, where should you start? Which activity should top the ...

Boston - An Emerging Powerhouse (and I’ll drink to that)

by Matt Corbett on Jun 2, 2015 10:55:47 AM

In case you haven’t heard, Boston is the next big thing. Of ...

Boston is America’s Happiest City Right Now – An Unscientific Study

by Matt Corbett on Apr 21, 2015 9:27:16 AM

 Today is Tuesday, April 21st 2015 and although I could be wrong, I think that right now Boston is America’s happiest city. I cannot prove it with an exhaustive and data rich ...

Investing in Culture – Some Lessons Learned

by Matt Corbett on Apr 16, 2015 10:07:00 AM

This week’s Time magazine has an article titled: Building Monuments in Glass ...

Renaissance in Recruiting: Measurable Network Recruiting at Scale.

by Matt Corbett on Mar 24, 2015 10:51:50 AM

I love recruiting and that’s fortunate. It’s been my work passion for over 24 years spanning interim staffing (WWCS), retained executive search (IdealWave), corporate leadership search ...

Temporary Workers are Showing Up and Winning in Executive Search

by Matt Corbett on Feb 17, 2015 9:31:00 AM


If you’ve been reading the recent press about the rise of the temporary worker, you might just be convinced that the US economy’s labor markets are heading to the ...