How to Stand Out with Potential Employers in 60 Seconds or Less

Are you a job seeker who often encounters potential employers, but aren’t sure how to effectively sell yourself? You’ve likely heard about the importance of an elevator speech, a 30- to 60-second pitch in which you describe your professional background and experience. While you don’t necessarily need to have an elevator speech ready to go,… Read more »

Top Techniques for Getting Your Employees Up to Speed

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Is your organization’s workforce overloaded during certain times of the year? Most leaders know firsthand that employing temporary or seasonal workers is a great way to fulfill short-term staffing needs without compromising operational productivity. Setting your temporary employees up for success is easier said than done. Without a plan in place, this influx of employees… Read more »

How to Move Forward From a Mistake at Work

Did you recently make a huge mistake at work? It probably feels like a big gloomy cloud over your head every day, making you feel unsure of your every move. Mistakes in the workplace tend to have a negative effect on relationships, as they can cause turmoil between employees and their managers. However, the quicker… Read more »

Today’s Thank-You Note Could Lead to Tomorrow’s Job Offer

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Are you advancing to plenty of interviews, but having trouble landing a new job? Have you ever stopped to think that today’s thank-you note could very well be tomorrow’s job offer? You don’t want to miss out on an opportunity to follow up on an interview with an impressive note that reinforces why you’re a… Read more »

How to Select the Best References to Assist Your Job Search

After coming up with a great resume and cover letter to help your job search, the final step is to have references prepared to back you up. Identifying the best references for your job search requires some thought and consideration, as you’ll want to choose individuals who can speak favorably about you and your professional… Read more »

Tips for Maintaining Your Personal Protective Equipment

With so much attention placed on how to use personal protective equipment (PPE) for safety purposes, it’s easy to forget that proper maintenance of this equipment should always be a top priority. In any manufacturing or warehouse environment, workers must take proactive measures to ensure that equipment is cared for in a way that’s consistent… Read more »

Precautions You Can Take to Avoid Three Common Warehouse Accidents

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In warehouse work environments, employers have to be mindful and implement training on risk mitigation during employee training. There are many precautions that can be taken to reduce the amount of injuries that take place in a warehouse environment. Companies that are proactive in preventing warehouse accidents will foster better safety protocols and ultimately improve… Read more »

Five Steps to Get the Promotion You’ve Been Chasing

If you’ve been at your job for a couple years, it’s natural to start seeking a promotion. However, getting a promotion requires a sustained effort not only to showcase your performance, but take initiative that goes above and beyond the core expectations of your job. Believe it or not, positioning yourself for a promotion requires… Read more »

How Can You Identify Warehouse Employees With Potential for Growth?

Is your organization striving to build upon its current workforce? After hiring new warehouse employees, the next natural step to retaining them is to identify their long-term potential for growth. With so much time and money spent on training new workers, it’s easier – and less expensive – for organizations to maintain their current talent… Read more »

What’s the Proper Attire for Success in Your Warehouse Job?

Do you know what you need to wear to work when you’re starting a new warehouse job? Working in a manufacturing setting requires a special attention to proper workplace attire. Warehouse workers are constantly engaged in physical labor, requiring their attire to be safe, durable and practical for their fast-paced work environment. Understanding the importance… Read more »