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Volvo CE Fuels Workforce Development In North America

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) is continuing its support for the construction and aggregates industries and helping to address the skills gap. Over the summer, Volvo CE donated an excavator to support operator-training programs at Pennsylvania College of Technology, and participated in SkillsUSA and Skills/Compétences Canada’s annual competitions.

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The Fear of Artificial Intelligence

Job insecurity has fueled a general unease among American workers, driven not by foreign competition but by advancing technology. According to pessimists, millions of jobs will disappear in coming years because of robots, driverless vehicles and Artificial Intelligence (AI), sparking mass social unrest and upheaval.

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Improve Inter-Generational Decision Making

Making decisions is always difficult. It is hard enough when the decision needs to be made by a group of like-minded peers; but the hardest type of decisions to make are those in which there are multiple generations involved in the process. So what do you do? Bringing out the best in the generations impacting your decisions requires four critical approaches to ensure their decision-making involvement stays on track and is focused on moving to a decision outcome that matters.

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5 Questions to Ask Before Buying a Drone

Many aggregates producers are considering the purchase of a drone, and younger employees are taking the lead in the operation of this emerging technology. Here are five important considerations – courtesy of Kespry – to help you evaluate drones for mapping.

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Are You Ready For The Internet Of Things?

A new study shows that manufacturing executives around the world are seeing real effects on productivity and profitability from investing in the Internet of Things (IoT).

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