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Horticultural Lighting Jobs Explained

The Ins-and-Outs of Horticultural Lighting Jobs  Over the past decade, perhaps no element of the hort-tech space has seen the sort of advancements and upheavals as horticultural lighting. Whether it be vertical farming or cannabis cultivation, new grow light technology has changed the way we do business. Even more, this vertical has given rise to

Should You Work with a Technical Recruiter?

Should You Work with a Technical Recruiter?  The job search process can be daunting. To find the best career possible, you must update your resume and network heavily. Even more, it’s a good idea to professionalize your LinkedIn profile and write a solid cover letter. Some people opt to work with a technical recruiter to

What are Direct to Grower Sales Jobs?

Direct to Grower Sales Jobs Explained Over the last 6 years, Mac & Fulton Talent Partners has become the leading recruiting agency for horticulture and hydroponics salespeople. Even more, during the time we have been doing business in this amazing market, we have seen some major changes. Most notably is the shift from the “retail

The Best Indoor Farming Jobs

What are the Best Indoor Farming Jobs?   Over the last couple of decades, indoor farming has evolved from a fringe hobby to a full-on industry. Prior to cannabis legalization and advancements in controlled environment agriculture (CEA) technology, most indoor growing occurred at home, in people’s closets and basements. As we make our way into 2021, it

How to Prepare for a Job Interview 

Tips for Job Interview Prep There is no denying the fact that the job interview process can be challenging for most candidates. After months of searching and applying for jobs, you finally get the opportunity to meet a hiring company face-to-face. While this progress is obviously good, it can also prove to be stressful when

How to Best Work with a Recruiting Service

Capitalize on Your Relationship with a Recruiting Agency There are many reasons why companies choose to work with recruiting agencies. To illustrate, they could be conducting a challenging candidate search for a highly-specific skill set. Also, small businesses lacking dedicated Human Resource departments often enjoy partnerships with staffing agencies. While people’s reasons for utilizing agencies are

How to Network in the Horticulture Industry

Tips on Expanding Your Network in the Horticulture Industry The horticulture industry is a very challenging, yet rewarding, career path. Even more, this line of work offers a diverse array of opportunities for motivated professionals. Depending on your interests, you could work in horticultural technology, or deal directly with crops themselves. No matter what your

Vertical Farming Jobs

The Vertical Farming Job Market Over the past decade, the growth of the controlled environment agriculture (CEA) movement is nothing short of spectacular. This industry expansion has given rise to exciting new vertical farming jobs.  The rise of vertical farming has come about due to a confluence of energies with consumer demand for fresh produce

Finding Success in Horticulture and Hydroponics Sales Jobs

What Does it Take to be a Top Hydro or Hort Salesperson? Mac & Fulton Talent Partners has an extensive database of top-tier candidates for cannabis, hydroponics, and horticulture. Yet, as we have been in business for a number of years, certain job segments have proven a better fit for us than others. Of the

Hort Tech Jobs and COVID-19

The Future of Hort Tech Jobs During COVID-19 It can’t be denied that the COVID-19 pandemic has touched every facet of our lives. Similarly, the virus has impacted the business world in unprecedented ways. This environment directly dictates job search and hiring patterns within the horticulture and hort tech industry.  As we have come to

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