A CEO's Trusted Source for Top Talent

Welcome to A Hire Connection - (909)599-4100

  Janet Boydell, Founder & CEO

A Hire Connection, Inc. is a retained executive search firm serving Southern California.  For 18 years Janet has assisted CEOs in their quest to identify and hire the top talent needed to achieve business goals.  Utilizing her proprietary processes, including the Fast-Forward Resume™(FFR), and her intuitive knowledge about people, skillful interviewing techniques, and business acumen she works with small to mid-sized companies seeking to hire exceptional people.


Janet’s practice includes recruiting for manager to C-level functions in sales, operations, finance, accounting, marketing, and human resources for industries such as manufacturing, distribution, medical, aerospace, transportation, advertising, food and technology.


Janet has two books in publication.  She is co-author of You’re NOT The Person I Hired!: A CEO's Survival Guide To Hiring Top Talent (Oct. 2005); and is author of A Hire Connection: How to Make Your Next Hire Your Best Hire (Oct. 2007).


Janet presents for Vistage International, SHRM, PSNI, Qualcomm and conducts in-house workshops for her clients.  Prior to founding A Hire Connection, Janet was a partner at Impact Hiring Solutions and a vice president with CJA Executive Search.  She possesses a strong finance and accounting background and was previously employed in the investment banking industry.  Janet earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in law and finance from California State Polytechnic University at Pomona.

Discover the FFR - the BEST way to attract, hire, manage and retain Top Talent:  Ever wonder how to get the best performance from your new hire, or existing employees?  Recruiting and managing is a science and an art.  Now you can be more confident about attracting, interviewing and selecting and keeping the very best talent.

Discover the best hiring tool available...

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Our services include: 

·         Recruiting programs to meet your specific needs. Guaranteed!

·        Training for your managers through our proprietary WorkshopTM to help your managers become more structured, confident and consistent about attracting, selecting and keeping their best talent.

·        Speaking at your events. (For more information, call 909.599.4100)

  • Making a Hire Connection is So Important -

    Your Company's Future Depends on It!

    For more than 17 years Janet Boydell has been helping companies and candidates make connections and achieve mutually satisfying goals. All of her trade marked, groundbreaking tools and advice can be found in her newest book A Hire Connection:  How to Make Your Next Hire Your Best Hire. Signed and shipped by Janet. For more information, click here.

     Up to 56% of New Executives Fail Within the First Two Years of Hire...

    Janet Boydell co-authored You're Not the Person I Hired!: A CEOs Survival Guide To Hiring Top Talent to help companies avoid the top 10 hiring mistakes.  This book contains an eight-step process called the Success Factor Methodology.  Signed and shipped by Janet. For more information, click here.

    Call 909.599.4100 or Email Janet at: janet@ahireconnection.com  for more information and/or to purchase her books.  Thank you!