What Benefits Should You Be Offering Your Supply Chain Talent?

Developing a genuinely competitive and attractive benefits package can be a difficult, particularly for smaller businesses. As a US employer, you are mandated to offer particular benefits, like unemployment insurance and worker’s compensation. Some companies are required to provide health insurance under the Affordable Care Act’s “employer mandate.” Employee benefit packages can be costly, and… Read More

How to Find Your Next Supply Chain Executive

Supply chain executives must be versatile and able to work across many different departments within the same organization to ensure supply chain functions are optimized and running properly. The job of a supply chain executive requires a distinct set of skills, and therefore finding someone to fill this unique position isn’t easy. If your company… Read More

6 Things to Research About a Company Prior to Accepting a Job

Ideally, you should thoroughly research a company before even submitting an application. But realistically speaking, most people don’t research a potential employer from top-to-bottom and front-to-back before applying to a job. In fairness, it’s difficult to be motivated to research an entire company when you aren’t sure if they will even respond to your application.… Read More

How to Productively Work from Home with Kids in the Mix

If you find yourself suddenly working from home due to COVID-19, tech support, staying focused, communication, and maintaining productivity are all new challenges. When you through kids into the mix, it can end up feeling like one of the hardest things you’ve ever done. Below are a few tips on how you can keep your… Read More

Top Salary Negotiation Strategies to Include in Your Job Search

As if finding a potential new job isn’t hard enough, negotiating salary can make a job search that much harder. Salary negotiation can be a difficult undertaking for those who don’t have a solid grasp of employers’ compensation expectations. When you don’t know what companies are willing to pay, you risk asking for something far… Read More

Maneuvering Your Job Search Through COVID-19

Right now times are very uncertain, very stressful and even a bit frightening. The COVID-19 outbreak has not only caused a health crisis but an economic crisis, as well. In a matter of days, millions of people found themselves suddenly out of work. Millions more are weeks or even days away from losing their jobs,… Read More

Benefits of Maintaining Strong Communication With Your Candidates Through A Crisis

Communicating with your candidates is always important, but maintaining strong communication with them during a crisis can set you apart from your competitors. Thanks to COVID-19, our economy came to a grinding halt in March, and businesses are facing unique challenges. On one hand, millions of businesses were deemed “non-essential” and were forced to close… Read More

Prevent Hiring Mistakes with These 4 Tips

While the occasional bad hire is going to happen to any company, persistently making bad hires can be very costly to an organization. Considering the costs linked with hiring and training a worker, as well as potential unemployment claims, the price of replacing a single worker can range from 30 to 150 percent of the… Read More

5 Career Skills Automation Will Never Replace

From chatbots to massive industrial fabrication machines, automation is everywhere in the workplace, and it’s here to stay. Understandably, people are apprehensive about the rise of automation. We’ve all heard the horror stories about automation replacing humans in the workplace. Still, the cold reality is that we’re a long way off from automation and artificial… Read More

Hot Job: NPI Sourcing Manager

NPI sourcing managers are a critical part of the new product introduction supply chain. They are responsible for the effective sourcing, implementation, and distribution of new products for their organization. These managers are also responsible for the project, quality control, and compliance requirements. They typically work in an office or hybrid office/ manufacturing environment creating… Read More