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  Magellan Search & Staffing Announces New Chief Financial Officer   Wayne, PA. (July 3, 2014) Today, Magellan Search & Staffing announced the appointment of Larry Frattura to the position of Chief Financial Officer.   Frattura brings over 30 years of experience in accounting, financial reporting and analysis, budgeting, forecasting, strategy development and planning. His… Read more »

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Social media is a great tool for managing your career, keeping up with industry developments or staying in touch with family and friends. But it has it’s pitfalls as well. Here are a few to watch for as you navigate social media’s ever-changing terrain.   1. Not Separating the Personal From the Professional Know Your… Read more »

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The Staffing Industry Analysts have announced that Magellan Search & Staffing have once again qualified as one of the fastest-growing staffing and talent engagement firms in the U.S. This year, Magellan ranked #7, making the Top 10 List, surpassing our rank last year at #42! To qualify for the list, staffing firms had to have… Read more »

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Just when you think the glass ceiling has finally been shattered, you learn things that set progress back a generation. A key example is women in the accounting workforce. Recent studies show that in order for them to have a fair shot at a partnership or other top spot, an accounting firm has to be… Read more »

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“After the boom of coal in the last decade, the 21st century is now the century of renewable energy.” These are the words of Greenpeace Climate Policy Analyst Martin Kaiser following research on renewable energy released this spring by the United Nations. The UN concluded that clean power plants and nuclear stations need to triple… Read more »

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Your resume is the first impression a hiring manager has of you – whether the position you’re seeking is temporary or permanent. If your objective is temporary work, a separate resume is advisable so you can clearly state this objective. Potential employers will quickly be able to recognize your goal of securing a temporary assignment… Read more »

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If you’re in the IT field and seeking to advance your career, the stars are aligned and it’s a great time to take it to the next level. In the words of Leon Kappelman, professor at the College of Business at the University of North Texas, “It’s a good time to be a geek!” IT… Read more »

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The recruitment, hiring and retention of qualified employees is vital to business success. Benefit administrators are HR professionals who assist in this process by designing and administering employee benefit programs including health insurance and retirement plans. Individuals with a broad range of business, communication and interpersonal skills have access to the best opportunities in this… Read more »

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Management and leadership go hand in hand. Both are important and both are necessary, but they aren’t the same thing. When Warren Bennis wrote the business best-seller “On Becoming a Leader,” he drew some distinctions between the two. Managers administer. Leaders innovate. A manager is a copy. A leader is an original. Managers accept the… Read more »

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Offered internationally by the CFA Institute, Chartered Financial Analyst certification is considered the most difficult test on Wall Street and the gold standard among qualifications for investment and financial professionals. The Economist magazine has noted that “whereas there are tens of thousands of finance degrees available around the world…there is only one CFA, managed and… Read more »