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Plant Services 2019 Workforce Survey: What have you done for me lately?

Amid labor crunch, readers say employers can do a better job promoting career development.

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What do your plant’s workers want?It’s a simple question (has your organization asked it?) but the answers are complex—and what’s valued most varies somewhat based on the age of the person being asked. Plant Services’ 2019 Workforce Survey asked workers in manufacturing and industrial production organizations across the country what would encourage them to stay with their current employer and what could prompt them to leave. It asked about their confidence in their job prospects and about what they believe their organization could be doing better to attract and retain talent.Some of the differences in responses by generation were stark. But still common themes…

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