Top 10 moldmaking tips for hiring and retaining good workers


Lately I’ve been getting a lot of calls from moldmakers asking where they can find good employees. Many of the mold manufacturers are getting really busy—and that’s good! But many are also running lean because of the downturn over the past two years, and now they need to start hiring.

This month, I’m passing along some tips from Ryan Pohl of Expert Technical Training (Comstock Park, MI), a company that promotes itself as “Masters in Industrial Training and Development.” Pohl gave a presentation at the AMBA Annual Convention this past spring that I think is helpful to share, along with comments from several mold company owners....
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