succession planning

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5 Solutions for Hiring During Busy Season

If you work in recruitment at a manufacturing company, you already know that hiring during busy seasons is a major pain point. Bringing on new staff at this time of year can be a catch-22: you need skilled new workers to contribute to your projects — but at the same...

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Why Knowledge Transfer is Key for Construction

When the Baby Boomer generation retires, their skills and knowledge retire too. Recent statistics have found that 40% of the entire construction workforce is Baby Boomers — with 54% of all construction managers being in this generation . These people will very soon be trading the 9-to-5 for retirement time....

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Importance of Employee Training for Construction

While it may seem like a no-brainer, employee training is one of the most underrated aspects of talent management within the construction industry. Training should not be merely a one-time experience during the onboarding process, but a continuous, evolving element of an employees’ career.

Training is an investment, with...

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Using Performance Tracking to Improve Employee Engagement

Tracking your employee’s performance does more than just following their strengths and weaknesses. Performance tracking is a gateway into better employee engagement and management. To improve the way your employees are engaging with your company, take these ideas into consideration:

Deliver frequent feedback. Create a platform for...

Why Contingency Planning is Important

No matter how well your company does talent management, there will come a time when a key employee will leave unexpectedly. Whether it’s a temporary absence, because of vacation or illness, or a permanent departure, losing a key employee can be devastating for a department or a company.

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Embrace Automation in the Workplace

Gone are the days of sifting through documents and spending hours on organization. Filing cabinets and stacks of loose papers are out and the age of automation is here to stay. Here are the days of one click and you’re there. Here are the days of safer, faster and easier....

Organizations Thrive with Succession Planning

A top reason employees leave their current job is because they don’t have career advancements or promotional opportunities. Succession planning helps prepare employees for advancement and helps the organization prepare for the future.

Succession planning can be vital to keep employees invested in your company. Employers that implement succession...

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