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Many jobseekers actively pursue leads from friends and family members. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing – especially if it leads to a genuine and legitimate job opportunity. But what happens when a friend offers you a job in a warehouse or industrial setting? Should you accept the offer or continue your search? Answering The… Read more »

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June is National Safety Month. Observed every year and organized by the National Safety Council, it’s a time that reminds all of the importance of safety on the job site. With approximately 2.8 million non-fatal workplace injuries and illnesses in the U.S. during 2017 alone, it’s certainly an important topic for workers all around the… Read more »

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Jobseekers face many difficult questions during the interview process. In fact, many applicants struggle when they’re asked about their biggest weakness. Although it’s natural to be hesitant, it’s important to remember that nobody is perfect – and the interview understands this, too. Admitting to your weaknesses isn’t a bad thing. Instead, it gives you the… Read more »

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A great job opportunity starts with a well-written job description. This is the wordage that will ultimately determine the type of applicants you receive – so it’s important that you get it right the first time. On one hand, a job description needs to be exciting enough to capture the attention of today’s job seekers…. Read more »

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Are you currently stuck in a dead-end job? Do your supervisors or co-workers fail to recognize your achievements in the workplace? If so, you might be able to turn it around by making some minor self-improvements. Not only will your personal drive and motivation increase, but those around you will be sure to notice the… Read more »

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While experienced forklift drivers make the job look easy, make no mistake – forklift operators are dealing with heavy machinery that can be dangerous in untrained hands. Not only do they run the risk of damaging cargo, but the risk of personal injury is always high when working near forklifts. Such risks are elevated even… Read more »

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Being a working parent is tough. As if the day-to-day responsibilities of your job weren’t enough, the added pressures of raising a child in the 21st century can complicate things even further. Thankfully, there are a number of steps you can take to ease the burden and make your life a little simpler in the… Read more »

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Great managers are always on the lookout for new ways to motivate their team. There have been an untold number of strategies used throughout the years – some more successful than others. As it turns out, however, the best methods almost always involve additional compensation in the form of monetary rewards. Utilizing Key Performance Indicators… Read more »

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Now that you’ve put in the time as an entry-level worker and earned your reputation amongst the workforce, it’s time to apply for that promotion. For many workers in the warehousing, this means assuming the role of warehouse supervisor. While it comes with a strong increase in pay, it also carries a tremendous increase in… Read more »

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The Information Age provides a wealth of sources when it comes to locating and recruiting talent. In fact, platforms like online classified ads and Internet-based job portals are so popular that they’ve become the mainstream. As a result, some of the best and most successful managers are turning to non-traditional methods for workforce recruitment. Community… Read more »