7 Strategies for Navigating the Light Industrial Labor Shortage

7 Strategies for Navigating the Light Industrial Labor Shortage 1

The light industrial labor shortage is causing big problems for many manufacturers. It could wreak havoc on manufacturers in the years to come, too. Research shows 2.1 million manufacturing jobs could go unfilled by 2030. These unstaffed jobs could cost manufacturers $1 trillion in 2030 as well. What You Can Do to Navigate the Light… Read More »

How to Reduce Bias in Hiring and Promotion

How to Reduce Bias in Hiring and Promotion 3

You want a diverse workforce. On top of that, you want every employee to have the opportunity to grow with your business. However, bias can sometimes get in the way. If you’re not careful, your biases can impact hiring and promotions across your business. Ultimately, you need to pay attention to bias in hiring and… Read More »

The Best Ways to Build Employee Loyalty

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You want loyal employees who feel great about your company and what they do. To achieve your goal, you must prioritize employee loyalty. In doing so, you can discover ways to build positive relationships with workers. This can help you retain top employees now and in the future. Now, let’s look at five things you… Read More »

Is the 40-Hour Work Week Outdated?

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The 40-hour work week has been commonplace at many companies. However, the workplace is evolving. As such, businesses are increasingly reconsidering a work week that lasts 40 hours. Now, it may be time for your business to do the same. Here’s a look at some of the biggest questions surrounding the 40-hour work week. Why… Read More »

Does Your Next Great Hire Already Work for You?

Does Your Next Great Hire Already Work for You? 6

Your company commits significant time, energy, and resources to talent recruitment. However, you may find that your next great hire already works for you. Ultimately, promoting from within offers many benefits to businesses of all sizes and across all industries. These benefits include: 1. You Know What You’re Getting from Your Next Great Hire. An… Read More »

Why It Is Important to Be Transparent with Your Employees

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You want your employees to feel good about your business — that way, your workers will do their part to help your company succeed. If you are transparent about your business and what it is all about, your workers may feel more confident about your company than ever before. In fact, there are many reasons why it is important to… Read More »

How to Staff Up for the Summer Season

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Now is a great time to consider your company’s summer staffing needs. That way, you can kick off a search for talented candidates to fill summer roles across your business — and put your company in a position for a successful summer.   To staff up for summer, here’s what you need to do:  1. Find Local Candidates  Local candidates won’t have to commute… Read More »