The new year is a time for both reflection and planning. By taking a moment to look back at your past successes and struggles, you can prepare for the future, ensuring you head off in the ideal direction. However, unless you know what to examine and what issues may be relevant in the coming year, creating a solid strategy isn’t easy. With that in mind, here is a look at Apogee Workforce’s best blogs of 2019 that can help you start the year off on the right foot.
How to Prevent Overstaffing Your Warehouse
Optimizing your staffing levels is a must. Often, employee wages are a substantial part of your warehouse operations budget. If you overstaff, you are dealing with higher costs that might genuinely be necessary.
In How to Prevent Overstaffing Your Warehouse, you can learn how to right-size your staffing levels. It includes tips on areas of your operation that you need to examine as well as how to find staffing solutions that can result in cost-savings without harming efficiency.
3 Ways to Measure Contingent Workers’ Performance
If you use contingent workers, you need to make sure that these temporary team members are meeting your expectations. However, you can’t measure their performance as you would with your permanent employees. Instead, you need a review approach explicitly designed around the function and purpose of your contingent workforce.
In 3 Ways to Measure Contingent Workers’ Performance, you can learn about solid options for measuring the success rate of your short-term staff. You can choose the approach (or approaches) that are right for your situation, ensuring you can monitor the performance of every part of your team.
What is Expect in 2019 When It Comes to Managed Service Providers
While 2019 has come to a close, many companies are facing similar challenges in 2020. As a result, many will turn to managed service providers (MSPs) to secure the talent they need. In What to Expect in 2019 When It Comes to Managed Service Providers, you can discover how an MSP drives success.
Step-by-Step Process to Choosing the Best Vendor Management System
Selecting a vendor management system (VMS) can be a challenging undertaking. In Step-by-Step Process to Choosing the Best Vendor Management System, you can find out more about how to locate your ideal VMS. The step-by-step approach makes it simple, ensuring you can get started on the right foot, narrow down your options efficiently, and choose a VMS that inspires confidence and meets your needs.
Time-to-Fill vs. Time-to-Hire: What’s the Difference?
While these two KPIs sound similar, they aren’t synonymous. In Time-to-Fill vs. Time-to-Hire: What’s the Difference, you can learn about the nuances that separate these terms. That way, you can collect the right data and properly evaluate the effectiveness of your hiring process.
Ultimately, all five of the blogs can provide you with a substantial amount of value, ensuring you can head into 2020 with strong business strategies that will allow you to excel. If you’d like to find out more about planning for the new year, the team at Apogee Managed Solutions can help. Contact us to speak with one of our knowledgeable team members today and see how our strategic planning expertise can benefit you.