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5 Tips for Hiring and Managing “Twenty-Somethings”Let’s get this out of the way first:  Millennials have been such a frequent topic in hiring discussions recently that managers are admitting to being positively fatigued by the word.  If you’re in that camp, it may come as good news that soon it won’t even be the right word when we’re talking about
PRESS RELEASE: HDI Announces Acquisition of Certain Distribution Assets of Atlanta Hardwood CorporationLANGLEY, BC, June 11, 2018 /CNW/ - Hardwoods Distribution Inc. ("HDI" or the "Company") (TSX:HDI) today announced that it has, through its subsidiary Rugby Holdings LLC ("Rugby"), purchased certain of the distribution assets of Atlanta Hardwood Corporation for a total value of US$3.7 million (the "T
Supreme Court Decision on Arbitration – What It Means For YouOn Monday, May 21, 2018, the Supreme Court issued a split 5-4 decision (along party lines) regarding the enforcement of arbitration agreement clauses prohibiting employees from seeking class or collective action for certain employment claims, in this case, FLSA claims.The decision consolidated 3 c
An Exercise in Frustration – Hiring Talent in a Tight Labor MarketFrom trucking to construction to car care to print distribution, across all sectors in which we work, there is one common trend that our recruiting team has noticed – there’s a shortage of skilled and unskilled workers to fill available jobs.  And this shortage significantly impacts our clients, par
PRESS RELEASE: OHARCO Celebrates 120 Years of Building SolutionsOHARCO celebrates 120 years of Building SolutionsThe milestone anniversary will be marked by a series of events throughout the year.April 20, 2018—OMAHA, NEBRASKA—  OHARCO, the region’s oldest privately owned interior building products distributor, is celebrating a milestone in 2018—120 years of