Recent Blogs

June 07, 2017 – Colleen Niese

Are You Being Heard Every Time?

Last month I presented “Think Fast, Talk Slow, the Art and Science of Spontaneous Speech” at the 2017 IPI Conference & Expo in New Orleans (to view the presentation, click here).  Afterward, the biggest topic the group that stayed behind wanted to talk further about is how to best manage interrupters when trying to share one’s own thoughts during any given conversation.

May 11, 2017 – Vicki Pero

Three Essential Job Description Writing Tips

Believe it or not, job descriptions play a big role in both talent acquisition and HR compliance.  As part of my presentation at the Ohio Parking Association Conference this week, I reviewed sections of a job description and the purpose they serve for the company and employees.  Whether you’re drafting a parking attendant job description or General Manager, below are tips for writing three specific sections and their value. 

May 04, 2017 – Vicki Pero

Successful Parking HR Strategies

Marlyn Group is presenting a session at the Ohio Parking Association Conference next week on successful parking human resources strategies. We hope to see you there on Wednesday, May 10, but in case you can’t make it, here are a few highlights of regulatory requirements and best practices that we will discuss.

November 17, 2015 – Vicki Pero

How to Make Company Holiday Parties Safe


As the end of the year approaches, many companies are making plans for an annual holiday celebration. These events are opportunities for everyone to relax a bit and celebrate the accomplishments of the year. It’s not unusual for alcohol to be served at company holiday parties, which raises the question: does your company have a plan for a safe holiday celebration?