Check Out These 5 Tips for Working Your First Warehouse Job

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Are you starting a new job in a warehouse? Congratulations! Most new hires will feel a sense of relief as they accept their new job, but are you confident? A few tips to help your new job start off smoothly is always a good idea. 5 Tips to Be Successful at Your First Warehouse Job… Read more »

What to Do If You Are Nervous About Returning to Work

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  Many Americans breathed a sigh of relief when businesses began reopening after the COVID-19 pandemic fears and subsequent government restrictions. The reopening was a sign of promise, but even though there was excitement and relief, employees still are nervous about returning to the workplace. If you are one of those workers who is struggling… Read more »

Tips for Keeping Construction Workers Safe During COVID-19

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Before the COVID-19 pandemic, construction workers and managers already had to pay attention to safety concerns of every unique job. Now, there are even more safety precautions that must be considered to keep workers healthy. General Safety Policies During COVID-19 This is a list of special considerations that companies should take during the COVID-19 pandemic…. Read more »

What’s in Store for the Construction Industry Post COVID-19

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  Every industry across the country, even the world, will have to adapt since the novel COVID-19. Since this is new territory for every manager and business leader, it’s critical to understand a few of the predictions for how the construction industry will function in a post-coronavirus world. Important Considerations for the Construction Industry After… Read more »

Types of Personal Protective Equipment for the Construction Industry

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Everyone knows that construction workers wear personal protective equipment. But personal protective equipment (PPE) goes beyond safety glasses and hard hats. Be sure you understand PPE differences and provide them for your workers. Types of PPE for Construction Workers Here are four important types of personal protection equipment for your construction team. This handful is… Read more »

3 Tips for Keeping Your Employees Calm During COVID-19

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  While much of the country is slowly reopening, many workplaces are still navigating this path of uncertainty. In addition to figuring out new normal for business operations, managers must be extremely aware of how employees are weathering the stresses of re-entering society in the midst of COVID-19. Business owners and managers must do what… Read more »

4 Benefits of Over-Communicating with Your Employees

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  One of the biggest issues in the workplace is communication. Some managers may feel uncomfortable communicating too much or too often, but employees need direction. A lack of leadership and communication can negatively impact everything from productivity to employee retention. Be sure that you are communicating enough with your employees, and even err on… Read more »

The Benefits of Going Back to Work Instead of Collecting Unemployment

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  The job market has seen a range of ups and downs in 2020 – and it’s only June. Over 30 million workers have applied for unemployment since the middle of March. Unemployment benefits are usually managed within the states; however, with the CARES Act, a provision was made that adds a sizable amount of… Read more »

Is Your Team Burnt Out? Here’s How to Tell

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If you have a cynical, disengaged, or unproductive employee on your team, it’s time to discipline. Right? Well, not necessarily. These are three signs that your regularly positive and productive employee could be burnt out. For these reasons, it’s not always a time for discipline, but rather a time for conversation. Decreased Productivity and Quality… Read more »

Why Leadership is Important in Construction

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The construction industry is involved in every industry in the developed world. It’s a costly, risky, and technically demanding industry. It also requires the synchrony of many moving parts and people. Clearly, quality leadership is a must for construction to be successful. With so much of the world relying on the construction industry to perform… Read more »