Succeeding in manufacturing today means creating innovative products that differentiate your company from the competition. All while meeting challenging targets for product quality, cost and timing. To truly thrive in this environment, manufacturers need to “invest to grow” – in new equipment, new technologies, and most importantly, in their people. SumTotal provides the framework for effectively managing and growing your people, while helping you to develop the highly productive and skilled workforce needed to compete in today’s marketplace. We have helped three of the five largest global manufacturers and hundreds of other industrial organizations to develop their workforces. In addition, SumTotal helps manufacturing organizations comply with state, federal or global labor laws. Such regulations include everything from OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration), FMLA (Family Medical Leave Act) and FLSA (Fair Labor Standards Act).