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FedEx, UPS, and USPS Ramp Up Hiring for the Holidays

Peak shipping season for holiday packages runs from Black Friday through early January, allowing for the increasing number of returns that occur after Christmas. This leads to three of the most popular US shippers, UPS, FedEX, and USPS, hiring thousands […]

Material Handling Training in High School? How About YES!

Recently, some of the MHI crew went and visited the Rock Hill Applied Technology Center, which “offers a variety of career and technical high school courses designed specifically to prepare students for success in college, technical/specialty school, or the workforce.” […]

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New Video on MHI View: Millennials in Supply Chain

MHI view just released a new video on Millennials in Supply Chain. This video gives insight on what attracts millennials in today’s workforce. Companies that hope to thrive in today’s market and grow in the future must find ways to engage more millennials in their […]

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Ready to Celebrate Labor Day?

By Alex Batty, MHI Marketing Communications Coordinator |@mhi_alex We’re one week out from Labor Day, which means a day off (yes, please), but do we know why we get the day off? Growing up, all I knew about Labor Day […]

MHI Annual Conference Preview: Millennials Mean Business 

The supply chain industry is struggling to recruit and retain talent. The labor shortage and ongoing skills gap have become a major crisis for individual firms and the industry as a whole. There are specific strategies for recruiting and retaining […]

From School To SencorpWhite: Readying The Next Generation Of Manufacturers

Guest blog by Brain Urban of MHI member SencorpWhite  It’s not breaking news that American manufacturing is struggling with a skills gap and that many well-paying positions are going unfilled because candidates simply lack the know-how needed to do the […]

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