Rethink the Resume: How Else To Evaluate Candidates

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The resume is tried and true – but is it the best method of assessment? You’ve likely interviewed plenty of candidates, screened dozens of resumes, and you’re used to the traditional resume > interview > offer pipeline. But what if there’s a more effective way? We’re here to get you thinking about your traditional hiring […]

Leadership vs. Management: What’s the Difference?

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What do you think of when you hear leadership? And management? While the terms “leadership” and “management” may conjure the same images and thoughts in your mind, there are some big differences between these two in practice. This article goes into the contrast between leadership and management. Implementing a Vision Leaders don’t just think about […]

Top Safety Tips for Every Machine Operator

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When you work with heavy machinery, safety comes first. You know that working with this equipment is not nearly as simple as it may seem, and it’s your responsibility to operate these machines to the best of your ability. Consider these safety tips as a machine operator. Professionals Only Make sure, above all else, that […]

The Key to Better Hiring is Better Listening: What to Gather in the Interview

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You’ve got a new hire, you provide a thorough orientation, and it’s off to the job site. Then, just one week later, you hear rumors about poor performance. A few more days pass, and your employees are complaining about the new recruit. You’ve invested so much time and energy in this candidate, and they’re not […]

Are You Sabotaging Your Own Job Search? Avoid These 3 Things

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  Most job seekers can identify with the feeling of filling out dozens of applications and trying to connect with employers with no luck. Shipping your resume off, again and again, can make you less likely to be intentional with your job search. If you’re still looking for the right position and can’t get a […]

How to Move Up the Ladder in the Manufacturing Industry This Year

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Your career journey in the manufacturing industry isn’t always a straight line – don’t be afraid to make different moves, especially if you aren’t currently employed. Here are the top steps for finding growth in your manufacturing career this year.   Education Higher education is a great way to guarantee career elevation in the manufacturing […]

2020 Lessons To Learn From to Make 2021 Successful

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2020: A year unlike any other. Managing a sudden transition to remote work, or trying to keep your essential employees’ safe while on the job, has been a critical shift for even the most successful leaders across the country. If you’ve been able to retain your staff and stay productive, you’re incredibly lucky. If you […]

8 Questions You Should be Asking Employers Post-COVID

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Searching for a job in this market presents new challenges. If you’re looking for ways to navigate this new terrain, our tips will help. These are the questions that candidates should be asking every employer they are interviewing with during the pandemic. 1. Interview Sequencing Is this the first of a few interviews? Knowing their […]

Stay Healthy with National Handwashing Awareness Week

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  Did you know the first week in December is National Handwashing Awareness Week? And, with COVID cases spiking around the country, keeping our hands clean is one of the best lines of defense. So, get your workplace involved and have everyone brush up on their handwashing knowledge. Why Handwashing Works When you wash your […]