All posts tagged workforce

World Bank outlines global logistics worker shortage in new report

Despite the spread of automation and digital supply chain solutions, a new report by the World Bank says the global logistics industry is facing a critical shortage of skilled material handling and logistics workers able to help meet today’s complex […]

Company Culture

New Video on MHI View: Shaping Your Culture to Improve Retention

As part of MHI’s ongoing video program, this new episode focuses on: Shaping Your Culture to Improve Retention Company culture is a big part of employee life. Creating a plan to intentionally build your company culture is key. This episode shows […]

Student Days

Donation Enables Logistics Students from Guilford Co. to Come to ProMat

Dun & Bradstreet, a New Jersey-based data insight company, donated $20,000 dollars to Guilford County Schools with $10,000 going straight to the Western Guilford’s logistics class. With this donation, six students from this class are able to attend Students Days at ProMat 2017 […]

Annual Conference Track Preview: Supply Chain Workforce

By Alex Batty, MHI Marketing Communications Coordinator | @mhi_alex We’re getting closer to the MHI Annual Conference, so here is a preview of one the educational topics featured at this year’s event. This is part two of a six-part series (read the first […]

Student Days—Attracting Fresh Talent to Our Industry During MODEX 2016

By Daniel Stanton, MHI vice president of education and workforce development and Teresa Lopez, MHI education coordinator Our industry is in the early stages of a talent crisis. With baby boomers retiring, and unemployment low, the impacts of this crisis […]

Building a Sustainable Supply Chain Workforce

By Gary Forger, MHI Managing Director of Education and Professional Development Supply chain is the ‘it’ degree of the moment.” That’s according to Dana Stiffler, Gartner’s vice president of supply chain research. She spends her time looking at how supply […]

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