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Leadership Series: What Charlie Vinal and the Rockville Rockets taught me about taking initiative and risks Leadership & Leadership Development  |  July 9, 2019 Leadership Series: What Charlie Vinal and the Rockville Rockets taught me about taking initiative and risks My next post hits on another of my passions – ice hockey! In case you want to catch up, you can check out the previous... Read More
Join Our Care Package Donation Drive for Operation Gratitude Philanthropy Culture  |  June 24, 2019 Join Our Care Package Donation Drive for Operation Gratitude This time of year, there are many reminders to be grateful to the men and women who serve, or have served, our country. Many... Read More
The Washington Post Names Markon Solutions a 2019 Top Washington-Area Workplace News Awards Culture  |  June 21, 2019 The Washington Post Names Markon Solutions a 2019 Top Washington-Area Workplace For the sixth consecutive year, Markon Solutions has been named one of The Washington Post’s 2019 Top Workplaces in the... Read More
Markon Wins Cigna Outstanding Culture of Well-being Award News Awards Culture  |  June 10, 2019 Markon Wins Cigna Outstanding Culture of Well-being Award Markon received the award for outstanding culture of well-being for demonstrating a strong commitment to improving employee... Read More
Leadership Lessons from Jim the Glazier Leadership & Leadership Development  |  June 6, 2019 Leadership Lessons from Jim the Glazier Have you ever noticed how people want to work for and please people that they feel comfortable with? I am a fairly outgoing... Read More
Markon Solutions Launches an LGBTQ Employee Resource Group Culture  |  June 4, 2019 Markon Solutions Launches an LGBTQ Employee Resource Group At Markon, the purpose of our Employee Resource Group program is to enhance and promote the diverse makeup of our... Read More
Mental Health, Self-Reporting, and Your Security Clearance Culture Security  |  May 31, 2019 Mental Health, Self-Reporting, and Your Security Clearance For week 5 of Mental Health Awareness Month, we’re focused on breaking the stigma of Mental Health as it relates to... Read More
Coming to a Phone Near You: Virtual Kidnapping Security  |  May 29, 2019 Coming to a Phone Near You: Virtual Kidnapping Your phone rings. You answer it. An unknown voice tells you that they have your son…or your daughter…or your mother. You... Read More
Breaking the stigma of Mental Health as it relates to your Security Clearance Culture Security  |  May 24, 2019 Breaking the stigma of Mental Health as it relates to your Security Clearance For week 4 of Mental Health Awareness Month, we’re focused on breaking the stigma of Mental Health as it relates to your... Read More
Mental Health Awareness Month: Active Assailant Awareness and Prevention Culture Security  |  May 17, 2019 Mental Health Awareness Month: Active Assailant Awareness and Prevention For week 3 of Mental Health Awareness Month, we’re shedding light on a common, yet inaccurate, notion that all active... Read More
How People-Focused Leaders Leverage Emotional Intelligence to Motivate Teams Leadership & Leadership Development  |  May 15, 2019 How People-Focused Leaders Leverage Emotional Intelligence to Motivate Teams Welcome to part 4 of my blog series about leaders that influenced me. I got some great feedback on my recent Lead Like... Read More
2019 National Day of Rebuilding Philanthropy Culture  |  May 14, 2019 2019 National Day of Rebuilding On Saturday, April 27th, Markon Cares had about 20 volunteers come out to NE DC to help the Jackson family and their home!... Read More