Digital Transformation is Driving Manufacturing in 2019

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The manufacturing sector is going through a very uncertain period; with lagging consumer confidence on one hand and bigger geopolitical issues on the other. In the United States, there is the protectionist sentiment with manufacturing as a major focus points of the Trump Administration. In other regions and Europe specifically, comparable protectionist sentiments are also Read more »

How To Update Your Handbooks for 2019

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For individuals, “new year, new you” might mean dedication to a diet or workout plan. For HR departments, that phrase can mean a review and update of employee handbooks. Due to changing regulations and company priorities, employee handbooks can become out-of-date relatively quickly. When this happens, it can put a company at risk to potential Read more »

Risk Prevention is a Major Differentiator For Your Workforce

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From worker decisions to ethical questions to new technology, companies face operational risk anywhere they turn. In a nutshell, operational risk is the risk of doing business. Small issues can trigger high-risk situations and even company-wide setbacks. This kind of chain reaction that can be devastating to a company’s brand and the organization’s existence. The Read more »

Growth Trends in the Aviation Industry

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A top Boeing executive recently told CNBC that the aviation industry has seen robust growth and the market is currently in a very good place, which could lead to all kinds of growth opportunities for companies. Randy Tinseth, vice president of marketing at Boeing Commercial Airplanes, told CNBC that passenger traffic has topped projections and Read more »

4 Ways To Spend Less Time Recruiting and Still Find the Best Candidates

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At its foundation, a business is the sum of its people and their abilities, with its success determined by hiring, retention, shared knowledge, technical abilities and dedication to customers. Considering the huge significance of hiring, it’s no surprise that a massive amount of time is spent on bringing in the best people. That being said, Read more »

What’s Driving The Automotive Industry Innovation Boom?

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Within the past decade, manufacturing has been turned upside-down by exciting innovations, and it appears change driven by emerging technology will continue apace. Innovation in the automotive sector is particularly vibrant and the global industry is largely considered at the forefront of manufacturing innovation. There are a number of factors currently pushing massive innovation in Read more »

How Are Vehicle Safety Initiatives Effecting The Automotive Industry?

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Every year around the world, at least one million people are killed by vehicle-related incidents, and millions more are injured. Drivers, insurers, lawmakers and healthcare professionals all want safer roads and highways. Accidents, even minor ones, can have a serious impact and fewer accidents would mean fewer traumas, injuries and deaths. Auto industry executives are Read more »

How Are Oil Prices and Defense Spending Increases Impacting Your Business?

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Geopolitical, policy and economic factors are constantly buffeting the aerospace industry. Lately, aerospace businesses have been particularly concerned with both rising oil prices and increases in defense spending by the United States government. In addition to these two massive factors, there are a number of other major trends affecting aerospace companies. 1) Rising oil prices Read more »

How Can You Increase the Value of All Your New Hires?

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For many new hires, beginning a new job feels like the first day of school: there’s some excitement, some nerves, and some eagerness to make a good impression. A lot of those feelings are caused by unknowns, and for your new hires to add value as quickly as possible, they’ve should understand what it takes Read more »