The assumption within manufacturing, production, and distribution is that as long as you have technical skills and some experience in the facility, you have the key skills of a plant supervisor that will make you successful.
The Reasons Why Manufacturing Leaders Help Retain More Employees
Retaining employees is a real issue in manufacturing, and it is not because these workers detest the idea of remaining at any job longer than a year. This perception can influence your behavior, which results in that self-fulfilling prophecy coming true. Do They Have a Reason to Stay? The fact is that an employee who […]
What Makes an Efficient Manufacturing Supervisor
What makes an efficient manufacturing supervisor? We need to look at efficiency, not necessarily production efficiency on the floor, but your efficiency as a front line leader. What is it that makes an efficient manufacturing supervisor?
How Leadership Plays A Role In Laying Plant Employees Off
How does the Front Line Leadership Team play a role in times of laying plant employees off? This is not the most positive subject, but in any manufacturing or distribution organization, there are times when the workload drops enough where there is no other choice but to action some layoffs.
Creating Confident Manufacturing Leaders
We can start by taking a look at the confidence levels of the front line leaders responsible for interacting with most of the people in your organization.