Dara Dolinsky

Dara Dolinsky

Dara is an engagement expert who works on researching, writing, and sharing new valuable information with blue-collar companies. She enjoys helping deskless teams adapt to the future of human resources.


Developing Talent, Manufacturing Day, Employer Guidance, and Saving Money 

Developing Talent, Manufacturing Day, Employer Guidance, and Saving Money 

Every week Team Engine looks into the latest industry news to expand our knowledge in the blue-collar field. This week we’ve discovered a plan to fix the blue-collar gap, how Honda teaches youth about manufacturing careers, a COVID-19 employer guide, and how snow removal businesses can succeed this winter. Developing …

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How To Build a Highly-Engaged Workforce

How To Build a Highly-Engaged Workforce

Workers today want to be involved with their organization and feel excited about the company that they work for. Sadly, only 38% of American employees are engaged at work. Don’t let the statistics bring you down, it just means there is a lot of room for improvement. Having a highly …

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4 Ways Employee Surveys Can Benefit Your Blue-Collar Workforce 

4 Ways Employee Surveys Can Benefit Your Blue-Collar Workforce 

It’s one thing to tell your employees you care about them, but it’s another to consistently ask for their feedback and advice to show you care. Reaching out to every employee to see how they are doing can be difficult if not impossible at times, especially when it comes to …

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Blue-Collar Blind Spot, Engagement, Comebacks, and Empowerment

Blue-Collar Blind Spot, Engagement, Comebacks, and Empowerment

This week Team Engine is looking at all things blue-collar. Turns out the blue-collar sector has been slowly growing during the pandemic, your hourly workers need to be engaged more, trade schools have been making a comeback, and training your employees to be health officers is empowering them.Blue-Collar Blind SpotDespite …

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5 Ways To Go Beyond Job Boards For Hourly Workers

5 Ways To Go Beyond Job Boards For Hourly Workers

58% of the American workforce is made up of hourly workers. Yet, we still struggle to hire qualified hourly employees. This doesn’t mean they aren’t out there, because they are. We just aren’t looking in the right places. Nowadays, every recruiting platform advertises that they post on hundreds of online …

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What Is HR Automation?

What Is HR Automation?

Human Resources is an essential part of every company, but HR is also a highly-manual process—tons of paperwork, onboarding new employees, payroll, applicant screening, and so much more. What if HR didn’t have to be manual? According to SHRM, the Society for Human Resource Management, automation increasingly affects workforce strategy …

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Software for Small Businesses 

Software for Small Businesses 

With mandatory shutdowns and new operating rules and regulations, the pandemic has hit small businesses the hardest. Although small businesses received some aid from the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), it wasn’t enough. For small businesses to make it, they now need to rethink their business plan entirely and adjust to …

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