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U.S. Economic Recovery Quiets as July 4 Holiday Causes Dip in Shift Work

In alignment with the national July 4 holiday observance, total volume of shifts worked decreased by 11.4% from June 29-July 5, mirroring – and, in fact, falling short of – the decline in shifts that occurred the week of July 4, 2019 (-26.9%).

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Workforce Institute Radio Podcast: Honoring the Past to Grow the Future

Joyce Maroney, executive director of The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated – who retired this week, 13 years after founding the global think tank – invites incoming Executive Director Dr. Chris Mullen on her final episode of The Workforce Institute Radio Podcast to discuss the past, present, and future of The Workforce Institute.

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June Shift Work Growth May Point to Improved Unemployment Outlook

From June 1-28, the total volume of shifts worked grew 5.9%, including 2.4% from June 22-28, continuing a slow but steady economic rally that began the week ending April 12, when U.S. shift work hit “the bottom.”

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Workforce Institute Radio Podcast: Developing Your Frontline Leaders

Joyce Maroney, executive director of The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated, welcomes Dr. Martin Armstrong, vice president of payroll shared services at Charter Communications, to discuss his chapter in the most recent Workforce Institute book, “Being Present: A Practical Guide for Transforming the Employee Experience of Your Frontline Workforce.”

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Shift Work Growth Begins to Slow Ahead of Summer Season

While 53% of the shifts lost during the COVID-19 pandemic have now been recovered, the Kronos Incorporated U.S. Workforce Activity Report for June 15-21, 2020 shows weekly growth in shift work, which averaged 3.17% weekly since the week ending April 12 (excluding the week of Memorial Day) is now averaging just 1.65% from June 1-21.

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The Workforce Institute at Kronos Appoints New Executive Director

The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated today announced the appointment of Chris Mullen as the new executive director, succeeding founder Joyce Maroney, who will retire at the end of June.

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Kronos Virtual ‘Industry Insights’ Summit Explores the New Dimensions of Work

The complimentary Kronos Industry Insights Digital Summit features original programming and virtual networking opportunities to help professionals better manage today’s most complex and pressing workforce issues and emerge stronger in a post-COVID-19 world.

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Businesses Recover Half of Shifts Lost During COVID-19 Pandemic, Hiring Remains Anemic

Overview: Kronos Incorporated today announced that half (50%) of employee shifts eliminated during the COVID-19 pandemic have recovered.

| | LOWELL, Mass.
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Workforce Institute Radio Podcast: How Technology Can Enhance the Frontline Worker Experience

Joyce Maroney, executive director of The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated welcomes Dennis Miller, associate vice president of human resources (HR) and benefits administration at The Claremont Colleges, to discuss his chapter in the most recent Workforce Institute book, “Being Present: A Practical Guide for Transforming the Employee Experience of Your Frontline Workforce.”

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Shift Work Rebounds 25% in Last 8 Weeks According to Kronos U.S. Workforce Activity Report

Kronos Incorporated today announced that its update on weekly workforce activity for June 1-7, 2020 shows the volume of shifts being worked has increased 25% in the last 8 weeks.

| | LOWELL, Mass.