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March 10, 2021  

Tire company Bridgestone offers employees $100 to vaccinate

(AP) NASHVILLE – Bridgestone said Wednesday it will offer

News Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations
January 6, 2021  

Thailand to expand virus testing at factories

Expand Covid-19 testing to thousands of factories in a province near Bangkok

News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production
December 23, 2020  

Health Canada warns against unlicensed PPE firm

Health Canada is urging Canadians to immediately get rid

News Food & Beverage Production
December 18, 2020  

Industry group seeks to shorten two week shutdown of Nova Scotia poultry plant

Chicken Farmers of Nova Scotia seeking options for processing plant in Berwick

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
July 16, 2020  

CERB a top reason workers refuse to return to work: CFIB

Emergency benefit appears to be impeding small companies from staffing up as they reopen their businesses.

News General
May 7, 2020  

COVID-19 a negative on employee mental health: report

Half of respondents report their mental health has been negatively affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing General
April 22, 2020  

Alberta meat plant staff scared of COVID-19, not showing up to work: union

JBS trying to ensure its plant remains open, providing support for workers and their families infected with the virus.

News Manufacturing General
April 21, 2020  

94% of employees satisfied with company response to COVID-19: survey

Most (95%) office workers also note managers have been supportive.

News Manufacturing General
October 24, 2019  

Nearly 90% of Canadian employees come to work sick: survey

Too much work to do is the top reason why staff come in while ill.

Feature Manufacturing General
June 26, 2019  

People power: Expand your vision of how work is done

Work environments are evolving with new roles, responsibilities and accountability.

News Government Manufacturing General
November 28, 2017  

Alberta still on track for $10.3B deficit, but signs point to growing economy

Update predicts 4% growth this year, up from the 2.6% forecast in last spring’s budget.

Insight Manufacturing General
April 26, 2017  

Surviving friendly fire

Five tips for dodging bullets when dealing with employees.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General
September 16, 2016  

Total well-being in the workplace

Making sure employees are safe and well includes safeguarding their psychological health.

News Manufacturing General Operations
July 6, 2016  

Most workers will jump ship for better pensions

ADP survey reveals competitive compensation is more than salary and health benefits.

Insight Manufacturing General
October 19, 2015  

Transforming manufacturing culture

How to overcome the Chain of Pain

News Manufacturing Business Operations General
September 17, 2014  

Most employees aren’t making desired salary

$50,000 seems to be a tipping point for satisfaction.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
October 25, 2013  

Actualize your workforce | PLANT

Unleash the innovation that lies within your company.

News Business Operations Operations
February 28, 2013  

Growth Tips: When you’re riding off in all directions

Alignment of marketing with strategy provides direction.

News Food & Beverage Manufacturing Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Sustainability
February 12, 2013  

Salary increases in the West top the East

Conference Board salary outlook pegs national average at 3%.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
December 21, 2012  

Managing people

Focus on details that change the culture.

News Construction Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
November 13, 2012  

Canadian job vacancies rise in Q3: CFIB

SMEs coping with highest average shortage of qualified employees.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability
October 30, 2012  

Most employees have concerns about workplace mental health

More people feel physically safe than psychologically safe: survey.

News General
October 9, 2012  

More than 20% of Canadian employees are depressed

Manager intervention improving but more support needed: survey.

News General
September 19, 2012  

Companies struggle to attract and keep key employees

Global survey also found the highly prized are highly stressed.

News Manufacturing Business Operations
April 20, 2012  

Quebec job market recovery coming in Q2

The Quebec job market is on the mend, particularly for employment in manufacturing, according to a survey of HR professionals.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
January 31, 2011  

Workers rally in Hamilton over U.S. Steel pension debacle

Labour and U.S. Steel are sticking to their guns in a pension “fiasco” being blamed on waffling by the federal Conservative government.

News Production
April 7, 2010  

Boost morale

Photo: iStockphoto After a tough year of cost cutting,