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We invite you to join us at the 2012 International Woodworkers Fair

We invite you to join us at the 2012 International Woodworkers Fair

July 2, 2012  |  IWF 2012

Wood Products Manufacturers Association is proud to announce our exhibit at the 2012 International Woodworkers Fair in Atlanta, GA from August 22-25.  Held at the Georgia Word Congress Center, IWF 2012 is the premier trade show for the

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FMLA Update DOL Releases Updated FMLA Forms for Immediate Use

May 9, 2012  |  FMLA update

The good news is that the United States Department of Labor has finally “updated” its model Family and Medical Leave Act (“FMLA”) certification and notification forms. Click here to read the full

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Cyber Insurance Program Update

April 4, 2022

Cyber Insurance Program Update For many months your association director has been working on a cyber insurance program that will help WPMA members and be relatively affordable. Listed below is information from a large insurance company,

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How are Vietnam and the US Female Labor Force Similar?

March 9, 2022

How are Vietnam and the US Female Labor Force Similar? The wood products factories in Vietnam are not the only ones short on labor.  Clothing, shoe and electronics factories are dealing with the same issue.  Not enough good steady

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Will the Employment Problem Ever Improve?

January 3, 2022

It seems like more and more businesses are closing because they are unable to find any employees that want to work.   The most asked question that comes into our office is, "How can I hire enough people to fill the orders coming in?"  

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