When I’m not training to stay ahead of the latest trends in technology, I’m out in the field problem solving. As a consulting engineer on a lot of projects, I’m seen as the expert, but somedays I don't know what problem I'll be addressing next. One day I’m working on a backup solution and the next I’m working on switches, routers and wireless connection.
Along the way, I’ve developed some methods for troubleshooting problems and bottlenecks in a client’s network that have worked pretty well for me. I put these down as “lessons learned” and I thought it might benefit you if I pass them on...
We are very pleased to announce that Marco was named by Great Place to Work® as one of the top small and medium workplaces in the United States for the second consecutive year. While this is great news for our organization, we also believe this honor offers significant benefits for the organizations we work with.
Great Place to Work® has found that employees feel good about their organization when they trust the people they work for, have pride in what they do and enjoy the people they work with. We believe this internal environment radiates externally as well, as our employees connect and collaborate with customers and prospects across the nation. Our people work hard to establish and maintain trust with the organizations we work with, produce work you can be proud of and initiate enjoyable interactions every time we meet.
At Marco, giving back to the communities we live and work in is as important as getting on with daily responsibilities. As a member of a number of different communities, Marco values the ties it has with each local community we do business in. Here are some of the ways and reasons why we give back:
They say that your people are your brand. And in our case, we are certainly very fortunate to have so many top-notch people that positively showcase our brand each and every day. A great team and strong culture translates to a positive work environment and a better place to do business.
We know our successes are a direct result of the people we have on our team. We recently talked with a variety of staff members and asked why they enjoy their career, life at Marco and what our culture means to them.
In our previous blog, The Hidden Talents of Marco Tech Experts, Part 1, we introduced you to some of the unknown talents and passions of a few of our very own team members - beyond the work they do for their customers at Marco. Below we’ll share a few additional stories from three more tech experts about how they like to spend some of their free time, and why…
On a daily basis, Marco tech experts put their vast technology knowledge and skills to use. They are well versed in a variety of areas – from toner, to print software, to connectivity and the cloud, and beyond. But after a day in the office or on-site with customers, many of our tech experts leave work to do a wide variety of other activities. Read on to get to know a few of them (and their hidden talents)…
Marco, Inc. was recently recognized again for excellence as a managed service provider. In March, Marco was named a 2015 MSPMentor 501 Top Managed Services Company by Penton Technology.
Today is Volunteer Recognition Day; a day to honor those working on behalf of others. At Marco, we work hard to earn our philanthropic reputation in the communities we serve. We sponsor events, participate in fundraisers and encourage employees to volunteer on or off company time.