By Jennifer Gaggion, Design Your Monday, LLC You should treat the physical space of your work environment like software. That’s the thinking of Mark Levy, Global Head of Employee Experience at Airbnb. With software, you experiment, upgrade, evolve, and change and you can (and should!) do the same with work environments. Are you getting the most […]
The Connecticut Manufacturing Resource Group (CTmrg) in conjunction with the Hartford Business Journal (HBJ) is hosting a workforce summit geared towards the specific challenges manufacturers face regarding workforce recruitment and retention.
We’re inviting manufacturing company owners and HR directors to attend the event to share unique solutions to their recruitment and retention challenges. More info…
Based on what we’ve been hearing from our clients who own manufacturing companies, their biggest concern of late is not bringing in new business, rather it’s having enough staff on hand to get the product out the door. With the unemployment rate just over 4% (or thereabouts) in CT according to the CT Department of […]
Do you follow sales strategy best practices to keep your sales team performing at top levels? Have you identified what these ideal practices are – for your industry, your competitive marketplace, and your organization? Do you understand the difference between a sales strategy, a strategic sales plan, and sales processes or tactics? For a better […]
The publisher of the Hartford Business Journal has created a solution to the workforce challenge manufacturers face due to bad PR about their industries. Their publication called A Guide to Stuff Made in Connecticut will highlight manufacturers throughout the state. It’s a publication that is changing the image of manufacturing in Connnecticut for tomorrow’s workforce … […]