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Truck Driver Turnover Rate Decreased

2019-04-22T16:08:46+00:00 March 20th, 2019|Blog|

During the first half of 2018, truck driver turnover was at a horrifying 98%. The freight and carrier industries were scrambling. However, through higher pay, turnover has decreased to 87%-- still high, but an incredible 11% difference! What Happened? The trucking industry tackled their extremely high turnover with higher pay, more than once sometimes, in [...]

Why Construction Isn’t Appealing to Young People

2019-02-27T20:48:49+00:00 February 15th, 2019|Blog|

The construction industry is facing a labor and skilled worker shortage. Millennials and Generation Z are more drawn to universities offering degrees in technology, business, medicine, and the arts. They’re less likely to enter the construction workforce, and that means the construction industry needs to work harder and smarter at recruiting them by totally rethinking [...]

Tips for Onboarding New Hires

2019-02-01T15:54:29+00:00 January 24th, 2019|Blog, Tips|

Starting a new job can be stressful, both for the employee and the employer. This stress, however, can be eliminated with proper onboarding. Teach Them Daily Operations New employees often feel overwhelmed by the day-to-day of a new job. Small situations like using the company’s time management software can be stress-inducing. Your new hire can [...]