The Great Resignation: Is It Over?


The Great Resignation: Is It Over? | Automation Personnel Services

“The Great Resignation” could be coming to and an end, as U.S. workers quit their jobs at the lowest rate in more than three years, according to new data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Just under 3.5 people quit their jobs in November 2023 (the latest month quit data is available), the… Read more »

Cultivating a Positive Workplace


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Strategies Industrial Companies can use to Boost the Employee Experience The success of any organization is tied to the well-being and satisfaction of its workforce. A positive workplace for employees not only improves productivity but impacts the success and longevity of the company. Here are some strategies that your company can implement to create a… Read more »

Workplace Flexibility Plans At Your Company



The post-COVID-19 economy has presented businesses with loads of challenges, including a host of new workplace flexibility demands from job seekers. Today’s workforce is searching for jobs with more work-life balance than ever before. Some are even opting to work as independent contractors, allowing them the ability to choose their own schedules and work when, and… Read more »

5 Common Recruiting Mistakes And How To Avoid Them



Recruiting top talent is essential for any organization’s success. A strong workforce can drive innovation, boost productivity, and contribute to the overall growth of a company. However, the process of finding and hiring the right candidates can be fraught with challenges. Here are five common recruiting mistakes that companies often make when recruiting new employees… Read more »

Developing Problem-Solving Skills



Problem-solving skills are a fundamental into today’s workplace and play crucial roles in both personal and professional success. Whether you’re facing a complex issue at the office or navigating life’s challenges, developing strong problem-solving skills can make all the difference. Here are five effective strategies to help you develop and enhance your problem-solving abilities.  Understand… Read more »

The Benefits Of Upskilling



Upskilling has emerged as a cornerstone for professional growth and success in today’s rapidly-evolving job market. The dynamic nature of industries, driven by technological advancements and changing consumer preferences, demands that individuals continuously enhance their skill sets. Upskilling – the process of acquiring new knowledge and skills to bridge the gap between existing abilities and… Read more »

Working In Extreme Heat Safely



As much of the country experiences dangerously high temperatures, it is important to understand how working in extreme heat can pose serious, even life-threatening risks to your health. Heat-related illnesses such as heat exhaustion and heatstroke can have severe consequences, including death making it crucial to take proper precautions when working in hot environments. Whether… Read more »

Minimizing Workplace Injuries At Your Company


Minimizing Workplace Injuries | Automation Personnel Services

Workplace injuries are a serious concern, costing companies millions of lost dollars and lost productivity per year. In industrial settings, ensuring the safety and well-being of employees and preventing workplace injuries is a top priority. They not only lead to human suffering but also disrupt productivity and impact a company’s bottom line in the way… Categories: Employers Workforce Development

Five reasons to consider a career in the skilled trades



As the new school year rambles along, many high school juniors and seniors find themselves at a crossroads, facing the critical decision of what path to take next. While our culture has promoted the traditional four-year college plan as the key to a successful career for decades, an alternative avenue is gaining momentum – skilled… Read more »

How Tone Of Voice Affects The Workplace



By Loyd McIntoshMarketing Manager Your tone of voice plays a crucial role in the workplace, impacting various aspects of communication, collaboration, and the overall work environment. Consistently answering questions from coworkers with sarcasm and/or speaking in a condescending tone of voice breeds distrust and defensiveness while talking in a professional tone and taking time to… Read more »