Workforce http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6625/more en ArcelorMittal South Africa to Keep Jobs for Import Relief http://www.industryweek.com/trade/arcelormittal-south-africa-keep-jobs-import-relief <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The company, which hasn't had a profit since 2010, discovered two years ago that it was at risk of losing its license to trade from the government in the face of competition from Chinese imports.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/trade/arcelormittal-south-africa-keep-jobs-import-relief" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/trade/arcelormittal-south-africa-keep-jobs-import-relief#comments Trade Global Economy Workforce The Latest Wed, 25 May 2016 19:14:00 +0000 287311 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images What Manufacturer Workers Want, Part 4 http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/what-manufacturer-workers-want-part-4 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Five fundamental tactics for recruiting and retaining a productive engaged manufacturing workforce.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/what-manufacturer-workers-want-part-4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/what-manufacturer-workers-want-part-4#comments Compensation Strategies Labor / Employment Policy Recruiting / Retention Workforce Skilled Worker Shortage The Latest Wed, 25 May 2016 17:45:00 +0000 287061 at http://www.industryweek.com Daimler Workers in Detroit Ratify UAW Contract http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/daimler-workers-detroit-ratify-uaw-contract <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The agreement includes a $5,000 signing bonus and a $1 per hour wage increase.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/daimler-workers-detroit-ratify-uaw-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/daimler-workers-detroit-ratify-uaw-contract#comments Labor / Employment Policy Workforce The Latest Wed, 25 May 2016 16:49:00 +0000 287091 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images Say WHAT??! Wearable Fitness Monitors Don't Motivate Exercise http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/say-what-wearable-fitness-monitors-dont-motivate-exercise <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The results of a new study on physical activity have researchers asking what in the world will it take to get people moving.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/say-what-wearable-fitness-monitors-dont-motivate-exercise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/say-what-wearable-fitness-monitors-dont-motivate-exercise#comments IndustryWeek Wire EHS Today RSS Workforce The Latest Wed, 25 May 2016 14:06:00 +0000 286981 at http://www.industryweek.com A new study finds that wearing fitness monitors does not motivate people to exercise more than what is considered low-to-moderate exercise: 10,000 steps. Using 3D Printing to Inspire STEAM http://www.industryweek.com/education-training/using-3d-printing-inspire-steam <div class="field-byline"> John Hornick </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Kids are just starting to use simple, inexpensive, consumer-grade 3D printers today. They are the early adopters...</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/education-training/using-3d-printing-inspire-steam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/education-training/using-3d-printing-inspire-steam#comments IndustryWeek Wire Education / Training Leadership Workforce Skilled Worker Shortage The Latest Wed, 25 May 2016 13:10:00 +0000 286921 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks after viewing science projects at the White House Science Fair, at the White House, March 23, 2015 in Washington, DC. During his remarks, President Obama announced more than $240 million in pledges to boost the study of STEM fields.</p> <div>&nbsp;</div> Drew Angerer/Getty Images Natural Work Teams, the Untapped Resource http://www.industryweek.com/teamwork/natural-work-teams-untapped-resource <div class="field-byline"> R. Keith Mobley, CMRP, Life Cycle Engineering </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Leveraging the latent knowledge of the workforce—through its natural work teams—has made the difference for world-class organizations and can do the same for your company.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/teamwork/natural-work-teams-untapped-resource" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/teamwork/natural-work-teams-untapped-resource#comments Lean / Six-Sigma Teamwork Workforce The Latest Tue, 24 May 2016 18:30:00 +0000 286831 at http://www.industryweek.com Thinkstock Bringing Marginalized Employees Back into the Fold http://www.industryweek.com/engagement/bringing-marginalized-employees-back-fold <div class="field-byline"> Ritch K. Eich </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Winning organizations take many steps to keep employees engaged and productive. Here are six recommended actions to make sure your employees don’t become marginalized.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/engagement/bringing-marginalized-employees-back-fold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/engagement/bringing-marginalized-employees-back-fold#comments Corporate Culture Engagement Leadership Workforce The Latest Mon, 23 May 2016 19:30:00 +0000 286221 at http://www.industryweek.com How Getting a Coach Can Change Your Life http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/how-getting-coach-can-change-your-life <div class="field-byline"> Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Maybe the last time you had a coach was Little League, but hiring a motivational mentor, one who demands you're best, is one of the most adult things you can do.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/how-getting-coach-can-change-your-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/how-getting-coach-can-change-your-life#comments IndustryWeek Wire New Equipment Digest RSS Workforce The Latest Mon, 23 May 2016 19:19:00 +0000 286571 at http://www.industryweek.com A Strategy to Capture Tribal Knowledge http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/strategy-capture-tribal-knowledge <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Why and how to create a strategy that transfers tribal knowledge from the older employees to young ones—before the older workers retire.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/strategy-capture-tribal-knowledge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/strategy-capture-tribal-knowledge#comments Corporate Culture Recruiting / Retention Strategic Planning & Execution Skilled Worker Shortage The Latest Mon, 23 May 2016 17:15:00 +0000 285681 at http://www.industryweek.com Note to CEOs: Don't Let Depression Get in the Way of Your Success http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/note-ceos-dont-let-depression-get-way-your-success <div class="field-byline"> Dennis C. Miller </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Don’t let depression get in the way of your success, and don’t let it derail the career you’ve worked so hard to build.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/note-ceos-dont-let-depression-get-way-your-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/note-ceos-dont-let-depression-get-way-your-success#comments Leadership Workforce The Latest Fri, 20 May 2016 19:58:00 +0000 285691 at http://www.industryweek.com