The Importance of Continued Professional Training

Companies often invest a lot more time, money and energy in the professional development and training of new hires than established employees. According to Forbes “spending on corporate training grew by 15% (the highest growth rate in seven years) to over $70 billion in the U.S.” Yes, that’s right, billion with a “B.” It can […]

Advanced Manufacturing in Dire Need of Talent Supply

The importance of making advanced manufacturing careers attractive to students in high school and technical school cannot be understated. For Machinists in Massachusetts alone, demand amongst local employers has increased 75% over the course of two years. As manufacturing returns to the state, supply must increase proportionally to meet the growing demand. The Bureau of […]

The DAVIS Companies Expands, Opens New Branch Office in MN

The DAVIS Companies has expanded its Minnesota operations to a new, larger office in Edina. Located at 7505 Metro Blvd, the space is housed by sales, recruiting and administrative professionals who serve DAVIS’ clients and candidates in the region. “Our new office location will allow us to cultivate new relationships and continue to build upon […]

For Self-Improvement to Work, You Have to Do the Hard Things

Conscious, continuous self-improvement is one of the toughest challenges many people face as they get lost in the day-to-day grind of work.  Sometimes it’s hard to remember to continuously ask yourself– what can I be doing better? I struggle with this very same problem and find myself needing to remind myself what I’m working towards, […]