Women are underrepresented in the U.S. manufacturing workforce but in order for the industry to reach its full potential and become a global leader, women must be recognized as a priority for future employment....More
What it found is the companies need to up their game and have a more analytical, agile, and clinical view of risk to effectively address the complexity and velocity of critical risks and disruptions to their businesses....More
The outlook for the labor market saw big gains with those anticipating future job growth rose to 15.5% from 13.8%. And more consumers are expecting their income to rise while fewer are expecting their income to fall....More
Creating middle ground in negotiations increases the size of the pie, allowing both sides to realize more than 50% of their hoped-for result and yielding a combined total result greater than 100%....More
The revived Continental has Venetian leather seats and door panels, laser-assisted head lamps designed to reduce glare and a tinted sunroof that lets passengers control heat from direct sunlight. It employs a V6 engine....More
Japan's number-three automaker said the cash would help improve the plant's efficiency and boost the number of passenger cars that can roll off its assembly lines. The factory presently has the capacity to make 250,000 vehicles annually....More
About 20 million vehicles produced by some of the world's biggest automakers are being recalled due to the risk their Takata-made airbags could deploy with excessive explosive power, spraying potentially fatal shrapnel into the vehicle....More
Home to more than 35% of the world's cocoa crop, this west African country whose equatorial countryside is dotted with plantations, made cocoa its economic engine since independence from France in 1960....More
Women choose STEM and manufacturing disciplines for a variety of reasons. For me, it wasn't that I didn't have a choice to go into a STEM discipline, but it was completely the culture I grew up in....More
The Brookings Institution's report measures the enormous economic impact created by the merger of technology with manufacturing. But it also highlights some major workforce issues yet to come.
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