All posts tagged workforce

U.S. Roadmap for Material Handling & Logistics Takes a Look at the Future

From MHI Solutions Sure, savvy business professionals always try to anticipate the future. But few come together with leading thinkers in the industry to anticipate the next decade. More than 100 participants—including end users, suppliers, consultants, academics, government officials and […]

The Supply Chain Needs More Skilled Workers, Now and In Every Category

by George Prest, CEO, MHI No doubt, hiring, training and retention of workers is the most important issue facing this industry. More than 11 million people work in the supply chain, which is 8.6 percent of the nation’s workforce. However, a shortage […]

Help Build the Supply Chain Workforce of the Future

The Technical Career Education Program (TCEP) of MHI has a mission to provide instructional support to educational institutions seeking to provide training for entry level students in material handling, logistics and the supply chain. TCEP is taking on the major […]

North American Occupational Safety and Health Week Scheduled for May 4-10

Through OSHA’s Alliance with the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), OSHA is continuing to work with ASSE to support North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week on May 4-10, 2014. NAOSH Week, an annual campaign led by the […]

America Poised to Take Advantage of the Next Wave of High-Tech Manufacturing Jobs

The United States has the chance to “beat other countries in the race for the next wave of high-tech manufacturing jobs,” President Obama said in his State of the Union speech last night. Obama described several new manufacturing innovation institutes […]

U.S. Roadmap for Material Handling & Logistics

The U.S. Roadmap for Material Handling & Logistics was released last week. The 67-page report and action plan was developed in an 18-month-long process. Its content is based on input from more than 100 thought leaders, including material handling and logistics […]

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