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Celebrating Fourth of July Traditions

To our Marathon team members, colleagues, clients, and friends, we wish you all a safe and enjoyable 4th of July holiday.  For our team members who have chosen to work on an assignment during the holiday, thank you so much for your contributions to our mission. To celebrate the 4th, we have compiled six interesting …

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Perks to Being a Marathon Team Member! 

At Marathon Staffing, we absolutely love our team.  Not only do we work to help find people a job fast, but our jobs also come with pretty sweet perks – we make perks work at work!  By joining our team, you instantly get access to all this to get stuff: You May Enroll in Insurance Benefits …

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Dad’s Guide to Working Remote

With the emergence of the pandemic, many people have been forced to move to a new normal – working remotely. Being a parent working from home with a baby can be frustrating and challenging at times.  Here’s a few tips from our Exhausted Dad aka Technical Recruiter, Pierre Florestal, to help with this forced isolation! …

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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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Soft Skills

Today’s job interviews no longer consist of meeting with company management, reviewing your resume, and sitting through a series of questions. These days, smart companies are getting  creative. Although hard skills are still evaluated during the hiring process, soft skills are keenly evaluated, too. NEWS FLASH: Companies have figured out that traditional resumes and interviews …

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