Adobe's global manager will share her approach to getting the best from talent, while educators address attracting new talent to the industry.
Workforce challenges - shortages of qualified candidates, or unmotivated workers in the shop, are plaguing woodworking businesses.
Each generation of workers were infleunced by contemporary culture, which has "shaped our way of thinking, and how our frame of thought impacts the workplace," Allott says, warning managers to avoid "the temptation to blame other generations for the current challenges within our industry, and the risks that arise when we point our finger at one another." In his address, Allott will describe approaches used by successful corporations to address these transformational challenges.
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