Posts Tagged: Jobs In Port Huron MI

A Culture of Safety Starts with Management

Establishing a corporate safety culture is simple if you know where to start. The top-down approach is a reliable method because when workers see that their leadership does not value or enforce their safety policy, mistakes are more likely to be made in the name of productivity. Workplace safety must be a priority for management… Read More »

Nail That Phone Interview

Congrats! You have made it past the initial barriers to employment, namely the resume and cover letter. Now that you have gotten the attention of your potential employers, it’s time to seal the deal by acing that interview. But in order to help them weed out prospective candidate, a number of employers are using the… Read More »

Become a Better Communicator to Get More out of Your Employees

Communication is readily agreed to be one of the most valued skills in a leadership position. Communication is not only about what we say, but how we say it. The best employers know that how we communicate can and will have a significant impact on the motivation and productivity of our staff. Here are some… Read More »

The Manufacturing Industry is More Optimistic About the Economy

After rebounding from a devastating recession, the U.S. economy looks to be reaching an unexpected peak, at least according to manufacturing executives. It seems that industry leaders are feeling more optimistic about economic trends than at any point in about 10 years. Specifically, the April 2014 Manufacturing Barometer reported that of those interviewed, 76 percent… Read More »

How to Motivate Yourself During a Job Search

Self motivation is probably the single-most important trait to maintain in the long term success of a job search. There’s a good reason for this though, because it can be really hard to keep up a high level of enthusiasm through the career doldrums. Here are a few tips you can use to keep yourself… Read More »

4 Things Every Admin Resume Should Have

Securing a position in the administrative industry isn’t always easy, even for those with a wide range of experience and knowledge of the field. Simply tailoring a resume and including specific talking points may be helpful for increasing one’s chances of landing an admin job; however, a resume needs careful crafting and attention before sending… Read More »

3 Myths Job Candidates Have About Manufacturing

Manufacturing jobs have gotten a pretty bad rap over the years. There are plenty of clichés that blue-collar work has come by, that simply don’t do the opportunities justice. Manufacturing as an industry has seen a total revolution in recent years as more digitally connected devices are incorporated, and new technologies become the standard. No… Read More »

Be Ready for Tests and Assessments in the Interview

Companies want to make sure they hire the best employees. Using tests and assessments are two common methods used to help evaluate a job candidate. But that doesn’t mean you should go into an interview unprepared. In today’s blog we discuss a number of potential test and assessment-style interview questions that might give you a… Read More »

The Current State of Green Manufacturing

The dream of a green economy has been one that has attracted many consumers and manufacturers over recent years. Growing public and political concern over issues of sustainability and resource consumption has led to buzzwords such as “green” and “eco-friendly” to carry significant weight in the industry. As environmental concerns continue to grow, we can’t… Read More »

How to Retain Valuable Employees

Employee retention, particularly of highly talented and valuable employees, is critical to the overall success of a company, no matter what industry you are in. But in today’s increasingly competitive market, it can seem even more necessary and difficult to hold on to your key talent. Skilled workers know that their qualifications are in demand,… Read More »