How to Be a Top Notch Team-Player  


office employees in a work huddle

“If you take out the team in teamwork, it’s just work. Now, who wants to do that?”       – Matthew Woodring Stover We all know that teamwork is a big deal. Of course, it’s essential to a smooth running operation, but it’s also the key to an engaging culture and camaraderie among coworkers. So, what can… Read more »

Overcoming the “Great Resignation”


A sticky note on a keyboard that says "I QUIT!"

Nearly 40 million people left their jobs in 2021, and according to the U.S.  Bureau of Labor, that statistic remains on trend in 2022. In February alone, 4.4 million workers, a whole 2.9% of the workforce, voluntarily quit their jobs. More than 22,000 of those workers were in durable goods manufacturing. Why Are They Leaving?… Read more »

Searching for a Job in Light Industrial — Everything You Need to Know!    


Two manufacturing workers looking at CNC machine

A pearl forms when a tiny, irritable speck of dirt, or even a parasite, worms its way into an oyster. To defend itself from the unwelcome guest, the mollusk secretes a fluid coating the debris layer by layer until a pearl is formed. There’s a life lesson in this –sometimes, the debris and the “little,… Read more »