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The average maintenance technician utilization is between 17% - 22%! Do organizations pay the Tech 20% of their hourly rate? Of course not! I always thought looking busy kept...

It's very important for Supervisors and anyone in a leadership role to understand the difference between managing and leading people. Two very important concepts of good ...

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