Compensation Strategies


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Labor / Employment Policy

Points Systems Won’t Get Your Employees to Show Up on Time

March 28, 2023
Punitive scoring brings out the worst in everyone.
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Skilled Labor Shortage
Education / Training

Manufacturing’s Back Is to the Wall on the Skilled Labor Shortage

June 9, 2022
How did we get into this jam, and how do we get out?
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Recruiting / Retention

In 2022, Employees Come First

Jan. 26, 2022
People want a healthy work/life balance with leaders who will respect them, trust them to do their jobs, and prioritize their well-being.
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Supply Chain Initiative

‘We Are Not a Family’: Is It Any Wonder Workers Are Unhappy?

Nov. 12, 2021
The employee leg of the "three-legged-stool" has been shortened, one cut at a time.
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2021 IndustryWeek Salary Survey: Signs of Life after a Challenging Year

July 21, 2021
Satisfaction remains high, and salaries overall show resiliency amid plenty of pandemic pivoting.


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Ebooks & Digital Editions

eBook: Generation Now Leadership

Aug. 28, 2023
Manufacturing's young talent steps forward in this talent management guide from IndustryWeek.
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Unfair Advantage

Are You Giving All of Your Employees an Equal Chance to Succeed?

Feb. 18, 2020
Three steps to help you identify and address underlying disparities.
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Union Says Talks with GM Have 'Taken a Turn for the Worse'

Oct. 7, 2019
Progress toward a deal broke down over investment in U.S. plants.
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General Motors

GM’s Cave-In on Health Signals Trouble for Industry Seeking Cuts

Sept. 18, 2019
The preoccupation with health care in the first two days of the strike underscores how significant medical benefits are for both sides.
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The Overtime Rule Gets an Overhaul: Are You Ready?

Sept. 18, 2019
Now is the time for employers to prepare for imminent changes.