Corporate Affairs, Corporate Communications, Global Economy, Competitiveness, Leadership, Human Resources
The intersection of the opioid crisis and manufacturing is poised to be a drag on U.S. competitiveness. Each addict and overdose death is one less non-disabled adult in the labor market, but the undermining power of the drug crisis also hits manufacturing’s existing workforce too. Nearly one in 20 employees will misuse opioid prescriptions in some way this year, and this makes them susceptible to addiction.
The MAPI Risk Management Council provides a roundtable forum for senior risk management leaders to share best practices in a vendor-free roundtable setting. Our semiannual meetings focus on roundtable dialogue among peers from leading manufacturers. Participants will:
Leadership, Human Resources, Employee Relations, Employee Engagement, Recruiting & Hiring
Even though two-thirds of surveyed U.S. manufacturers have focused on recruiting and retaining women and/or minorities for a number of years, these strategies have not improved diversity in the sector.
Instead, the manufacturing sector employs fewer women than it did 20 years ago, and the number of black workers also shrank slightly during the same period. Men make up 71% of the manufacturing workforce, while their labor force participation rate is only 53%.
By leveraging the experiences of their peers, members use the MAPI Strategic Planning and Development Council to make their enterprises more competitive and to increase their personal effectiveness. The Council provides senior strategic planning and business development executives with first-clas
The MAPI Financial Council provides a roundtable forum for corporate level Controllers, Chief Accounting Officers and Vice Presidents of Finance to share best practices on issues such as such as the integration of acquisitions, revenue recognition, working capital management, and shared financial
The Spring 2018 Engineering, Research, and Development Council (ERD) Meeting will be held on April 12-13 (Thursday-Friday) in Atlanta, Georgia. The ERD Council provides a vendor-free forum for senior executives to share best practices.
The MAPI Marketing Council provides a roundtable forum for senior marketing leaders to share best practices on issues such as voice of the customer, segmentation, marketing automation, B2B social media, and commercial excellence.