Is Remote Work Going Away in a Post Pandemic World?

COVID-19 required just about every person in the world to pivot and adapt in a variety of ways. One of the greatest ways companies had to shift was how they conducted their work. The pandemic brought about remote work options, and, now, a few years after those adjustments, employers and employees are figuring out the… Read More »

Balancing Automation and the Human Touch in Manufacturing

Balancing Automation and the Human Touch in Manufacturing - Expert Staffing

It’s quite an exciting time to be in the manufacturing industry. Technology and automation is advancing in leaps and bounds, revolutionizing the industry and creating countless more opportunities for companies. However, these advancements, while exciting, pose a challenge for management and workers alike. Managers have to balance the advantages of automation with the needs and… Read More »

Workplace Safety Isn’t Just a ‘Nice to Have’

Workplace Safety Isn't Just a 'Nice to Have' - Expert Staffing

Any company worth working for will have an established safety program that meets the OSHA standards. But workplace safety should be much more than just “meeting the standards.” When a company is satisfied with the bare minimum of workplace safety standards, they run a major risk of a lack-luster program that is ineffective. Obviously, an… Read More »

How to Establish Strong Relationships with Your Light Industrial Workers

How to Establish Strong Relationships with Your Light Industrial Workers - Expert Staffing

The light industrial field is quite diverse in its production size, scope and skill level. No matter the size of your operation, when managers and workers have a mutual respect for each other, the tasks and overall production is smoother and more successful. Unfortunately, when respect and cohesion are absent from a team, it shows… Read More »

Managing Worker Shortage in the Light Industrial Field

Managing Worker Shortage in the Light Industrial Field - Expert Staffing

Since the roller coaster of the pandemic, the light industrial field has regained some of its momentum. While some companies had to close down or decrease operations, others were affected by “The Great Resignation.” Thankfully, most companies have been able to bounce back, not to pre-pandemic levels.  Understanding the Worker Shortage in Light Industrial Roles… Read More »

Best Practices for Effective Shift Scheduling

Best Practices for Effective Shift Scheduling - Expert Staffing

It can be challenging to be in charge of scheduling your employees. To schedule effectively, you must anticipate workload, adhere to employee demands or requests, and ensure there’s balanced coverage, especially during shift changes.  What’s more, effective employee scheduling contributes to a positive work environment and even employee retention. Studies have shown that unpredictable and… Read More »

Workplace Wellness: Strategies for Encouraging Healthy Habits

Workplace Wellness: Strategies for Encouraging Healthy Habits - Expert Staffing

Workers today feel quite a lot of stress and pressure. A more technologically advanced work environment often means employees feel obligated to do more work. Plus, with so much at their fingertips, personal downtime is often spent consuming more information, limiting employees’ time to relax or focus on wellness. In addition to a more demanding… Read More »

Reduce Turnover By Recognizing Your Employees

Reduce Turnover By Recognizing Your Employees - Expert Staffing

Showing appreciation for your employees is one of the best ways to motivate them and help them feel valued. Showing appreciation doesn’t have to be expensive or difficult, but unfortunately, many employees feel that their managers don’t express their appreciation enough.  How to Recognize Employees and Reduce Turnover The Consequences of Not Expressing Appreciation When… Read More »

How To Support Your Team With Burnout

How to Support Your Team with Burnout - Expert Staffing

No matter what industry you work in, burnout does not discriminate. Most workers have felt burnout at least once in their careers, and many experience it more than once. When an employee experiences burnout, it can take a considerable toll on their personal and professional lives. What Is Burnout and What Can Be Done To… Read More »

What Makes A Great Hiring Selection Committee?

What Makes a Great Hiring Selection Committee - Expert Staffing

Finding the right candidates to hire for your open positions is crucial. Good hires are more likely to contribute to positive morale in addition to the bottom line and are also more likely to stay for a longer duration, reducing employee turnover. These benefits also keep costs in check, which nearly every company values. Can… Read More »