A Guide to the Modern Manufacturing Employee
Preparing for the Next Generation
As expected, when a new generation replaces its predecessor, workplaces will change. As more millennials become leaders and managers in their organizations, we should expect a shift in values, motivators, and expectations. Be prepared to attract, manage, and collaborate with millennials in manufacturing using this guide.
The skills gap exists when there is no pipeline of candidates who are informed, motivated, and trained in the basic requirements for successful performance in manufacturing roles. One of the most direct and effective ways to combat this is to target your applicant search to students who have already exhibited an interest and basic aptitude for working in manufacturing.