A Step-By-Step Guide to the Art of Delegation

Earlier this month, we gave you some signs that your team may be suffering burnout. While you’re monitoring your staff’s mental health, though, make sure you’re not neglecting your own. A survey by Verizon Media and the mental health nonprofit Made of Millions reported that 66% of managers said they suffered from burnout over the […]

This Job Interview Mistake Costs You the Job Every Time

Although most job interviews follow a rather standard process, especially among the temporary workforce, it’s still one of the most stressful parts of the job hunt. While it’s important to make the interview into a two-way interaction, most job seekers simply talk too much. Instead, try to let your resume do the talking; you’re just […]

Do You Need a Welding Certification?

Many workers are under the impression that a welding certification isn’t required to lead a successful career as a welder. After all, certification isn’t a requirement for many of the welding roles seen in factories and fabrication shops of today. While it’s not a solid requirement, a welding certification can benefit your career in numerous […]

4 Body Language Tips for Better Leadership in Manufacturing

It’s important for your managers and supervisors to lead by example. Whether they realize it or not, they’re serving as a role models for all of the employees who report to them. As such, their body language can go a long way toward achieving cooperation between teammates and maximizing day-to-day productivity. 1. Maintain Confidence at […]

Which Questions Should You Ask in a Job Interview for Manufacturing Employees?

The interview process is often a daunting one for the job seeker, but it can be stressful on the interviewer, too. You wouldn’t want your prospects showing up for an interview without doing some amount of research beforehand, so it’s nice to give them the same professional courtesy. If you find that you’re having trouble […]

4 Tips to Set and Reach Your Career Goals

The practice of setting goals for yourself, both in your personal life and career, can do a lot for your self-esteem and long-term success. If you’re a recent graduate whose future career path is unclear or even if you’re an established professional with a bulletproof plan, you can use goals to maintain your trajectory and […]