Labor Management http://mhlnews.com/taxonomy/term/6597/more en Quantifying the Benefits of Quality: Employee Training and Incentives http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/quantifying-benefits-quality-employee-training-and-incentives <div class="field-byline"> Holly Lyke-Ho-Gland, APQC </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This fourth and final article in a series from APQC examines the relationship between employee training and incentives, and the financial benefits of quality. </div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/quantifying-benefits-quality-employee-training-and-incentives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/quantifying-benefits-quality-employee-training-and-incentives#comments MH&L Wire Labor Management News Wed, 11 Jan 2017 18:34:00 +0000 193801 at http://mhlnews.com Fast Facts About US Trade: The Wage Premium http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/fast-facts-about-us-trade-wage-premium <div class="field-byline"> Patricia Panchak </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Higher employee compensation and trade intensity go hand in hand. </div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/fast-facts-about-us-trade-wage-premium" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/fast-facts-about-us-trade-wage-premium#comments MH&L Wire Global Supply Chain Labor Management News Tue, 10 Jan 2017 15:49:00 +0000 193511 at http://mhlnews.com 2016: The Supply Chain Year in Review http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/2016-supply-chain-year-review <div class="node-body gallery-body">A month-by-month look back at a remarkable year and some of the most impactful stories affecting the nation's supply chains.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/2016-supply-chain-year-review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/2016-supply-chain-year-review#comments Global Supply Chain Labor Management Technology & Automation Transportation & Distribution Mon, 09 Jan 2017 03:23:00 +0000 193371 at http://mhlnews.com 45,000 Robots Form Part Of Amazon Workforce http://mhlnews.com/mhl-wire/45000-robots-form-part-amazon-workforce <div class="field-byline"> Claire Fastner, Statista </div> <div class="node-body article-body">According to an article by the Seattle Times, 45,000 robots are working away at Amazon fulfillment centers. </div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/mhl-wire/45000-robots-form-part-amazon-workforce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/mhl-wire/45000-robots-form-part-amazon-workforce#comments MH&L Wire Labor Management News Thu, 05 Jan 2017 16:59:00 +0000 193091 at http://mhlnews.com New OSHA Slip & Fall Rules Impact Employers in All Industries http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/new-osha-slip-fall-rules-impact-employers-all-industries <div class="node-body article-body">Employers must train workers who work in dangerous circumstances, including loading docks.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/new-osha-slip-fall-rules-impact-employers-all-industries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/facilities-management/new-osha-slip-fall-rules-impact-employers-all-industries#comments Facilities Management Labor Management Warehousing News Thu, 29 Dec 2016 02:03:00 +0000 192331 at http://mhlnews.com Will Trump Fix the Problems of Free Market Capitalism? http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/will-trump-fix-problems-free-market-capitalism <div class="field-byline"> Michael Collins </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It's critical to America's future to implement policies that ensure working people share in U.S. economic gains. </div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/will-trump-fix-problems-free-market-capitalism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/global-supply-chain/will-trump-fix-problems-free-market-capitalism#comments MH&L Wire Global Supply Chain Labor Management Trump and the Supply Chain Tue, 27 Dec 2016 03:10:00 +0000 192001 at http://mhlnews.com John Glenn -- What Makes A Hero? http://mhlnews.com/mhl-wire/john-glenn-what-makes-hero <div class="field-byline"> Aviation Week &amp; Space Technology </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What makes a hero? Is it climbing atop a missile to be lofted into orbit? Is it distinguished combat flying? Working diligently in elective office? Is it undying loyalty to one’s family?</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/mhl-wire/john-glenn-what-makes-hero" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/mhl-wire/john-glenn-what-makes-hero#comments Facilities Management MH&L Wire Labor Management News Thu, 22 Dec 2016 20:17:00 +0000 191701 at http://mhlnews.com Creating Opportunities for Disabled Workers http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/creating-opportunities-disabled-workers <div class="node-body article-body">MDI in Minnesota, a manufacturer of plastic packaging solutions, has a workforce that is 50% people with disabilities.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/creating-opportunities-disabled-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/creating-opportunities-disabled-workers#comments Labor Management News Wed, 21 Dec 2016 16:04:00 +0000 191581 at http://mhlnews.com What Warehouse Workers Want Is to be Heard http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/what-warehouse-workers-want-be-heard <div class="field-byline"> Gary Glaser </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The best plan for retaining a productive and engaged warehouse workforce is to ask the right questions and listen to the answers.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/what-warehouse-workers-want-be-heard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/what-warehouse-workers-want-be-heard#comments Labor Management Warehousing Tue, 20 Dec 2016 02:07:00 +0000 191391 at http://mhlnews.com Know the Difference Between ‘Edutainment’ and Training http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/know-difference-between-edutainment-and-training <div class="field-byline"> Evan Hackel </div> <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. manufacturing businesses are generally lean organizations as a matter of efficiency — they don’t pay for things that don’t contribute to profitability — but for this to work the individuals working in the organization must remain alert to changes, adept at decisionmaking, and focused on strategic goals.</div> <p><a href="http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/know-difference-between-edutainment-and-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://mhlnews.com/labor-management/know-difference-between-edutainment-and-training#comments MH&L Wire Labor Management News Tue, 13 Dec 2016 21:05:00 +0000 190291 at http://mhlnews.com Lean organizations need individuals who remain alert to changes, adept at decisionmaking, and focused on strategic goals.