Jeff Monaghan, Director of Marketing

Jeff is a veteran of the staffing industry. He has wide-ranging knowledge about job search best practices, online recruiting tools, employment, and social media.

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Social Media Privacy Settings and Your Job Search

By Jeff Monaghan, Director of Marketing |   Tue, Apr 21, 2015 @ 08:30 AM

It is now commonplace for people to share all aspects of their lives online. Events like birthday parties, vacations, job promotions, holidays, and even an evening out at a local restaurant, get photographed, video recorded, written about and then shared online; sometimes privately but often publicly. This has all made us more connected with friends and loved ones, which is why social media is so popular. But there is a downside to all this activity, especially if you find yourself in the market for a new job. One wrong photo or comment found by a potential employer can upend your prospects of ever working there.

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The All-in-One, Comprehensive Guide to Finding Your Next Job

By Jeff Monaghan, Director of Marketing |   Thu, Mar 12, 2015 @ 08:00 AM

Finding a new job can be overwhelming. There are so many things to consider. What should my resume look like? What content should be in my resume? Where should I look for a new job? And what about my LinkedIn profile? These, and many other questions, all need to be answered if you want to have a successful job search. Where do you find answers?

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One Simple Way To Gain A Hiring Advantage Over Your Competitors

By Jeff Monaghan, Director of Marketing |   Wed, Dec 17, 2014 @ 08:36 AM

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The NMSDC Conference - Turning a Negative into a Positive

By Jeff Monaghan, Director of Marketing |   Thu, Dec 11, 2014 @ 08:23 AM

I attended the 2014 NMSDC Conference and Business Opportunity Fair last month and wanted to share a particular experience I had with all of you. It caught me a little by surprise at how important it turned out to be, and how simple it could have been to miss the chance to turn a negative into a real positive.

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Do Certifications Really Help IT Job Seekers?

By Jeff Monaghan, Director of Marketing |   Tue, Dec 02, 2014 @ 08:16 AM

As an IT professional you know how quickly things can change.  Innovation and new technology constantly drives the industry forward.  Smart IT professionals know that they have to stay abreast of changes and developments both so they can bring the latest technology and best practices to their company and so they remain relevant and highly employable in their career. 
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Happy Thanksgiving

By Jeff Monaghan, Director of Marketing |   Wed, Nov 26, 2014 @ 02:38 PM

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ATR International Awarded 2014 Supplier of the Year

By Jeff Monaghan, Director of Marketing |   Wed, Nov 19, 2014 @ 08:17 AM

ATR International was awarded the "2014 Class IV Regional Supplier of the Year” award at the annual conference and business opportunity fair hosted by the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) in Orlando, FL on November 5th. This four day event attracts more than 6,000 corporate CEOs, procurement executives and supplier diversity professionals from top multinational companies, as well as leading Asian, Black, Hispanic and Native American business owners and international organizations.

The annual Supplier of the Year awards presented by the NMSDC is the most prestigious supplier diversity event in the US. This was ATR’s first year in contention, having been nominated by Wells Fargo. This annual award recognizes ATR’s outstanding efforts and accomplishments as a certified Minority Business Enterprise. According to the panel of judges, ATR’s submission, which included growth rates, client letters of recommendation, charity efforts, a volunteer time off program for employees, and concerted efforts to support the supplier diversity community, was scored the highest in the western region.

“ATR is proud to be recognized by a leading organization like the NMSDC,” said President and CEO Jerry Brenholz. “Our goal as a certified MBE is to provide staffing services for our clients with an unmatched level of service and quality. We do this while also supporting the communities around us through our supplier diversity initiatives and our volunteer time off (VTO) program.”  

About ATR International, Inc.
ATR International is a leader in IT and enterprise-wide staffing services. The company recruits, screens, and places thousands of IT and other employment categories of critical talent for technology-based organizations across the country.

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All the Advice a Job Seeker Could Ever Need, All in One Place!

By Jeff Monaghan, Director of Marketing |   Wed, Nov 12, 2014 @ 08:55 AM

We launched Staffing 360 several years ago and we’ve published nearly 300 columns since we started. In that time we’ve covered a broad range of topics and amassed a bit of a library of information. We’ve written quite a bit about the job search, what to do on the job to make yourself standout, and provided some IT specific information. Whether you’re a contractor looking for your next position or are currently on assignment, we think you’ll find these posts helpful.  Let us know if they are and good luck!

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NMSDC National Conference and Supplier of the Year Awards

By Jeff Monaghan, Director of Marketing |   Thu, Nov 06, 2014 @ 11:02 AM

I have been attending the NMSDC Annual Opportunity Fair in Orlando, FL this week, along with some of my ATR team members. As always, the conference was wonderful! – a great chance to meet with other MBE organizations and connect with supplier diversity program managers from Fortune 500 and other global multinational companies. There were interesting keynote speakers and great workshops too. If you haven’t been to one before, start planning for next year!

Last night the conference closed with an Awards Banquet, where the NMSDC announced their national Supplier of the Year Awards, recognizing companies for their work in and commitment to the diversity business community. After winning our regional Supplier of the Year award last spring, we were thrilled to be nominated as one of the four in the running for the Class IV national award, representing the entire Western Region. We want to congratulate World Wide Technology, Inc., the winner in the Class IV category!

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Should Your IT Department Be Trying To Save Money?

By Jeff Monaghan, Director of Marketing |   Tue, Oct 21, 2014 @ 08:29 AM

Whatever business you’re in, your IT department, whether it’s one person or 100, is an integral part of your success. From retail to manufacturing to professional services, IT is the backbone of a company. Without it no business succeeds, and when it doesn’t go right, the consequences range from inconvenient to incredibly serious. Just ask any one of the retail companies who’ve suffered security breaches in the recent past. Regardless of what your core business is, IT can make or break you.

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