Daily Manufacturing Safety Concerns

Safety represents a significant concern for any manufacturing company. As a worker, you are particularly impacted by the level of compliance in your workspace. The company might see a financial incentive to keep things safe. For you, the concerns are much more immediate, since you are the one who faces a potential injury if there are any breakdowns.  That gives you a deep incentive to keep the workplace safe. It also means you need to take personal responsibility for your safety. When you’re on the manufacturing floor, you should enact every precaution possible to avoid an incident.  Luckily, there is plenty you can do. Here are… Read more »

6 Low-Cost Ways to Show Employees You Appreciate Them

Good employees make a business. Keeping them happy and productive (not to mention just keeping them) drives profitability and makes your life infinitely easier. The obvious way to communicate your appreciation is with money. Even with all the talk of team work and the general affection you have for your workers, your relationship remains fiscal at its heart. They work. You pay. But as much as you may want to give everyone a raise, there’s a practical limit. Good employees are almost by definition underpaid, as they produce so much hidden value that it’s almost impossible to fully compensate them… Read more »