When describing the skills gap, manufacturing and logistics professionals point to a range of issues that sit as far apart as a lack of hands-on ability with industry-specific tools and technologies to very basic considerations such as adherence to safety policies, productive work ethic or even day-to-day job attendance.Read More
Brilliant Career Quotes from Football LegendsAs you heat up the grill and watch your favorite football teams take on the gridiron, don’t forget to use wisdom from the sport to advance your career, too.
As women move up the career ladder, are they less liked by their coworkers?Read More
Social Media for Productivity Improvement
Throughout my career, I have worked at several professional services organizations—from a couple of large consulting firms to a boutique private equity firm to now working here at Randstad USA. But regardless of the size of the organization, one of the most frequently asked questions I receive is around the value of social media and specifically how employees in a business-to-business organization can utilize these tools better at all levels for productivity improvement and team collaboration.Read More
Summer how-to series: ideas and insight to keep you on track during the beautiful months of summer. Business might slow down, but that doesn’t mean you have to.Read More
Strong Female Leaders
You don’t have to be a full-fledged feminist to believe that women make great leaders—just like men do. But qualities are not synergistic with the sexes; leadership style is atypical and cannot solely be attributed to gender. There can be dominant, aggressive, strong female leaders just like there can be male leaders who are more emotional, sensitive, and passive.Read More