Are Manufacturing Jobs on the Rise?

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) recently released its job numbers for January. While unemployment was slightly higher overall throughout the country, several industries bucked the trend, including manufacturing. Manufacturing by the Numbers According to the BLS, the manufacturing sector added 13,000 new jobs in January. Manufacturing of durable goods saw the most job… Read More »

Build Trust

Trust is essential when building a healthy and productive work environment. Whether you’re leading an entire department or work hand-in-hand with a just a few coworkers, it’s important to build trusting relationships. Here are several tips to help build trust with both your coworkers and your superiors: Be honest and share information completely. Be straightforward and… Read More »

The 5 Keys to Job Success

Certain people always have great jobs. They always seem to land the promotion. And they always seem to be successful with everything they touch. Is this just luck or a coincidence? Nope! These people don’t wait for things to happen, they make their own luck. So what can you do to ensure you’re successful? You… Read More »