staffing

The Hidden Costs of Hiring You May Be Missing

June 28, 2018 |

When you need to fill a role on your team, it can be hard to rationalize spending a little more to bring in outside help in finding a great fit. After all, you know your business. You know what you need, right? Who could find the right person faster or […] Continue reading

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7 Compelling Reasons to Dump Performance Reviews–and Fast

May 31, 2018 |

Performance reviews are an old staple of corporate America. We use them to communicate how an employee has performed in the past and how to improve. And did you know we’ve been doing it since the Industrial Revolution?  Both the reviewer and the reviewed expend a great deal of energy and time in the review process each year, but are formal […] Continue reading

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Job Seeker Tips: How to Write a Thank You Note That Will Wow Them

May 03, 2018 |

With 23 years of experience (and counting) in the marketing recruiting space, we have seen it all when it comes to top performing candidates and those we would, quite frankly, avoid recommending to a client.   In any job application process there are some easy things the job seeker can do […] Continue reading

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Almost half of hiring managers are unhappy with how long it takes to fill roles in 2018. Here’s how to solve that problem.

April 05, 2018 |

The 2018 marketing hiring landscape is marked by a few common themes: anticipated growth, more open positions than qualified marketers to fill them, and a frustration with the length of time it takes to fill roles. Almost half (44 percent) of marketing hiring managers surveyed in McKinley Marketing Partners’ 2018 […] Continue reading

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How to Woo the Marketer of Your Dreams in 2018

February 13, 2018 |

Ah, Valentines Day. The day we’re reminded that finding “the one” can be one of life’s greatest challenges. And finding the right marketer for your team, well, that’s not so easy either. Why? In part because there are simply more open job opportunities available than there are qualified marketers to […] Continue reading

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New Year, New Job: 5 Ways to Kick Off Your 2018 Job Hunt

January 02, 2018 |

Ah, the fresh start of the new year. Perhaps you’ve been ready for a change for a while, but with the new year comes a clean slate and a renewed sense of the importance of aligning your daily life with your goals and values. You are ready to take action […] Continue reading

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Interested in Product Marketing? These are 3 Skills You Must Have On Your Resume in 2018.

December 20, 2017 |

Product Marketing is a rising star in the marketing world. In fact, 22.3 percent of marketing hires in 2018 require product marketing skills or experience. But it can be difficult to understand exactly what fits into “product marketing” and what doesn’t. What is “Product Marketing?” Product Marketing focuses on bringing […] Continue reading

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A Thankful Spirit Will Make You (and Your Entire Office) Happier

November 15, 2017 |

Thanksgiving is not only a great time to catch up on parades, football, and turkey cravings, it’s also a time to slow down and reflect on what we’re grateful for in life. But intentional gratitude doesn’t have to be limited to special holidays. And it doesn’t have to be limited […] Continue reading

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Crafting The Ultimate Job Description

November 08, 2017 |

After 20+ years in the marketing staffing space, we’ve learned a thing or two about finding the right candidate and finding him or her quickly. Hiring a new team member can be an exciting time to envision a new and better future for your company. But the truth is, we […] Continue reading

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Job Hunting? Here are 5 of the Best Kept Secrets to Get a Recruiter’s Attention on LinkedIn.

August 30, 2017 |

Job seekers generally fall into one of three schools of thought when it comes to LinkedIn: It’s a great way to keep up with people and build connections! It’s a necessary evil but I’m not really active on it. It’s a waste of time. I doubt that it could help […] Continue reading

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