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The 10 Commandments of Attracting Millennials to Manufacturing

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Jacob   11/24/2014 11:15:54 PM
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"One of the biggest rules is to throw away some of the traditional workplace obstacles. Encourage employees to recruit friends and family. The organization gets great people, and millennials like the close integration of personal and work lives. In addition, offer employees the opportunity to have flexible schedules, and do what you can to promote work/life balance."

Hailey, I don't know far it's possible and practical. Competiveness, skill and knowledge are the cut offs for filtration. Working hour flexibility is common in all office but latest study shows that it hadn't contributed much in terms of employee efficiency or productivity.

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