Even sectors that are largely domestic in sales saw steep declines.
Before the pandemic, 38% of manufacturers had trouble finding candidates with the right skills and today that number is 54%, said The Workforce Institute at UKG.
Companies, educational institutions, communities and non-profits must come together to raise awareness and create innovative career on-ramps.
Can you mandate employees to show proof? What are the HR rules around incentives for getting the shot?
Since U.S. business interests have settled into opposing camps and cannot seem to find compromise, legislators will have to decide strategic issues.
"We have all heard the saying that it's lonely at the top and it's true. Self-care isn't discussed often in the executive suite, but it needs to be addressed," says Robert Allen, CEO of New Dimensions Consulting Services.
Fire truck manufacturer E-One discusses how it is addressing the ongoing semiconductor chip shortage.
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BWX Technologies takes the top position in IW’s annual listing of top performers and is one of 27 newcomers to the neighborhood.