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How Innovative Solutions Are Addressing America’s Labor Shortage

  According to the latest figures, nearly 10 million Americans were unemployed and looking for work in June. That’s just the latest statistic reinforcing the current labor shortage Read more

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E.U. Whiskey Tariffs Are Lifted, But the Industry is Still On the Rocks
January 21, 2022
  The whiskey market is eager for a return to form. In 2018, in response to the U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs targeting the E.U. and ordered by former President Donald Trump, the European Read more
Material Signs: Introduction to the World of Optics
January 21, 2022
Doctors Scott Carney, chief science and technology officer at Optica, Kate Medicus, CEO at Ruda-Cardinal, and Alexis Vogt, endowed chair and professor of optics at Monroe Community College, joined Host Tyler Read more
What Defines "Success" for Safety Personnel?
What Defines “Success” for Safety Personnel?
January 21, 2022
The Safety Justice League is back and refreshed after a much-needed, restful holiday season. Jason squared (Jason Maldonado and Jason Lucas) joined Host Abby Ferri to dive into what success looks like Read more
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How Innovative Solutions Are Addressing America’s Labor Shortage
December 2, 2021
  According to the latest figures, nearly 10 million Americans were unemployed and looking for work in June. That’s just the latest statistic reinforcing the current labor shortage Read more
Is Ford’s Promotion Spree Enough to Appease Labor and Meet EV Production Demand?
October 25, 2021
  Key Points: Ford's promotion spree has seen hundreds of part-time workers promoted to full-time status. Many are trying to figure out why Ford made the decision Read more
Workers and Employers Wield Different Tools to Win the Labor Shortage
September 22, 2021
  Even though recent reports from the Bureau of Labor Statistics point to rising rates in workers going back to their jobs, influenced in part by the end of COVID Read more
Construction Firms Aim To Maintain Resiliency Despite Many Challenges
September 1, 2021
According to new research from Sterling Seacrest Partners, the labor shortage the worry for the construction industry. We asked Jad Buckman, the Business Development Director for Read more
Stacking Challenges From Labor to Material Costs Threaten New Construction
August 31, 2021
The construction industry is in a precarious place, the demand is through the roof but shortages between labor and supplies threaten the supply of new construction. The Host of Read more
Issues Facing the Autonomous Technology Supply Chain in 2021 and Beyond
July 29, 2021
Today's supply chain faces several compounding issues that were difficult to predict a year and a half ago. There are numerous short and long-term effects of COVID to deal with, Read more
How to Overcome Skilled Labor Shortages in the United States
July 14, 2021
Demand for American manufactured goods is soaring, and March 2021 set a three-year high for U.S. manufacturing activity. Yet, there are currently 500,000 skilled labor positions Read more
The Remedy For Unfilled Manufacturing Jobs
July 1, 2021
The labor shortage in the U.S. is reaching crisis level. Even with mass vaccine rollout, there’s still about 10 million people unemployed, and the economy only gained about 266,000 jobs in Read more
Flintco Forward: The Challenges and Advantages of Being a Woman in Construction
March 7, 2020
Bhavna Nim, Sarah Nario, and Alex Janota are just three of Flintco's many female professionals succeeding in the heavily male-dominated construction industry. On this episode of the Flintco Read more