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Strong Manufacturing Production  Predicted for 2015 2016
Strong Manufacturing Production Predicted for 2015, 2016
Over the five-year period from 2015 to 2019, the MAPI Foundation forecasts an average annual increase of 66,800 manufacturing jobs.
Muscle Up - and Lose Weight in the Process
Do you need to lose a few pounds? Okay, enough said. Dr. Brett Osborn has some tips on losing weight and building muscle the safe way.
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Pop Quiz: Assess Your Transformational Leadership
Are you exhibiting the leadership characteristics that lead to a high performance enterprise? This short assessment tool may point you in the right direction.
'All Aboard' for Navy includes 3-D Printers
3-D Printers on the "High Seas"
Secrets of Successful Onboarding: Michelin's Sherie Burdett on Employee Retention
Investing in a year-long onboarding process has helped the tire maker keep employees, save money and motivate their workforce.
U.S. Trade Deficit in Manufactures Surges in Fourth Quarter
US Trade Deficit in Manufactures Surges in Fourth Quarter
Industry group MAPI points out there was a three-month net loss of 40,000 to 100,000 manufacturing jobs.
Muted Outlook for Europe in 2014 Says Industry Group
Muted Outlook for Europe in 2014 Says Industry Group
MAPI is predicting GDP growth for Eurozone in 2014 to be between 0.5%-1%.
NASA, Boeing Collaboration Proceeding
Boeing this year will wrap up Phase 2 of its NASA-funded Subsonic Ultra Green Aircraft Research (Sugar) project, through which it has developed a low-drag truss-braced wing concept.
Will Airbus Launch a New Airliner to Compete with Boeing's 777?
Airbus has serious challenges after Boeing launched its new twinjet-derivative family of airliners at the Dubai Airshow in November and reports orders and commitments for 259 aircraft worth $95 billion.
Does Manufacturing Deserve Special Treatment in the President's Speech?
Factory jobs are far and few between and will not return to former levels.
Walmart Funds Efforts to Bring Manufacturing Back to US
The company will provide a $10 million fund for a five-year program in collaboration with the U.S. Conference of Mayors.
India Looking to Raise Manufacturing’s Share of GDP to 25%
India Looking to Raise Manufacturing's Share of GDP to 25%
This increase would create 100 million skilled jobs says Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma.
GM Supplier Opens New Facility in Missouri
GM Supplier Opens New Facility in Missouri
Janesville Acoustics' expansion will add 164 jobs.
Automotive Supplier to Add 2,000 Jobs Expanding North American Footprint
Automotive Supplier to Add 2,000 Jobs Expanding North American Footprint
Over the next four years, Denso will add jobs in Michigan, Tennessee and Alabama.
Are Countries Finding it too Risky to Open Industries to Foreign Competition?
Are Countries Finding it too Risky to Open Industries to Foreign Competition?
Are Countries Finding it too Risky to Open Industries to Foreign Competition? Citing India’s recent action of revoking Pfizer’s patent for its cancer drug Sutent and granting a domestic manufacturer, Cipla, the right to produce a generic version of the drug, Ian Bremmer of the Harvard Business Review, makes the case that globalization is taking a different turn. Bremer argues that a “guarded globalization” is taking place as a result of the recession. Trying to protect markets, developing nations mostly, are being more careful as to what is open to foreign capital while simultaneously promoting specific state-owned industries. Trying to protect markets, developing nations mostly, are being more careful as to what is open to foreign capital while simultaneously promoting specific state-owned industries.
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