Career

7 amazing entry-level job search tips to help you find a fantastic position

Are you new to the workforce, or re-entering it after an extended time away? Are you looking to switch careers, but don’t know where start?  If you are, you’ll most likely be seeking an ‘entry-level’ position.  What, exactly, is an “entry-level” position? The term is HR/recruiter speak for a job that requires little or no …

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Managing Large Contingent Workforces: 3 strategies for attracting more talent without increasing labor cost

As the national labor shortage continues to put pressure on employers to meet production demands, many organizations are considering wage increases as one way to achieve required staffing levels.  As strategic advisors to more than 2,000 production-focused businesses, the first question many executives ask us is, “If we increase our pay rate to X, do …

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Meet Jackie and Anthony from our FIT Staffing Team

Last month Jackie Fallon and Anthony Ciak from Marathon’s IT placement division, FIT Staffing, shared how they make the job search process easier for job seekers. Read more about FIT Staffing here: https://businesswest.com/blog/fit-staffing-goes-well-beyond-the-resume-to-make-matches/. Written by: Naomi Raices Marketing Coordinator nraices@marathonstaffing.com   Share Post Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin

3 Career Lessons from James Alexander

Veteran, leader and Marathon team member. When you walk onto the production floor and spot James at work, it’s hard to tell him apart from your typical, high-performing Marathon team member.  He gets to work on time, greets everyone with a smile, and believes in a culture of workplace safety.  But even people familiar with …

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3 Reasons Why Personal Branding Matters

Personal branding is about promoting the chief skills and experiences that uniquely position you to achieve important goals. Most people think of brands when they think of companies.  But each of us has a personal brand, too—a brand that can be used to market ourselves. Promoting yourself judiciously can lead to becoming the next great …

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