Rick Thacker, VP of People and Operational Excellence at Genesis Products, discusses how to attract talent in a competitive labor marker.
We are excited to have another HR leader, Rick Thacker, on the podcast. Today, we’re talking about how you can attract talent in a competitive labor market. We know it’s hard to secure talent, so we’re covering how you can tackle it!
What you’ll learn from this episode:
- To begin, what does Genesis Products do?
- Second, how tight is the labor market and what are the trends?
- In addition, how can so many people be out of work and companies having difficulty filling positions be true at the same time?
- And a lot more…
How to find Rick Thacker and Genesis Products:
Genesis Products is a leading supplier of laminated panels and wood parts for a variety of industries. Their products and services include, but are not limited to: panel supply, laminated panels, panel processing, interior doors, wrapped moldings, bed parts, drawer parts, tables & bases, RV interior components, assembled store fixtures, and contract manufacturing.
Founded in 2002, Genesis Products employs more than 500 people at facilities in Elkhart County, Indiana, and Keysville, Virginia. They have a total of over 550,000 square feet of production, assembly, and warehousing space. Their customers are leading manufacturers in the RV, Manufactured Housing, Hospitality, Furniture, Transportation, and Kitchen & Bath industries.
About Employee Cycle:
Employee Cycle is changing the way HR leaders use data! We change their disconnected employee data into a user-friendly, centralized, and real-time People dashboard. We help companies view, track, and analyze their workforce data in one place. As a result, companies avoid risks, save costs, and increase their employee lifetime value.