Voices: Human Capital
Human Capital is a monthly column for plant managers, department managers, supervisors and aspiring leaders. This column provides a blend of leadership and organizational development concepts with practical applications and insight. Look for Plant Services Contributing Editor Tom Moriarty for leadership topics to expand your leadership toolkit.
In the 1970s companies aggressively worked to reduce costs because of increased competition from lower foreign labor rates, and elevated oil prices. There was a drastic reduction in the investment in people. Training, developmental assignments, and coaching time were minimized or eliminated.Read More