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The Online #Calexit Campaign: Only 5 Countries Have a Bigger GDP than California 1
Over a week has passed since the presidential election and many people are struggling to come to terms with the result.
Koch Investing $2 Billion in Infor to Build Technology Expertise
Koch Invests $2 Billion in Infor to Build Technology Expertise 1
“Infor’s demonstrated capability to help companies across a wide spectrum of industries automate and improve efficiency is relevant to our broad portfolio of invested companies and we look forward to exploring co-innovation opportunities,” said Koch Equity Development.
The US Industries Most At Risk In A Trade War With China 1
The U.S. and global economy has reacted in mixed fashion since the election of Donald Trump as 45th President of the United States. One of the most significant potential fallouts though, is a trade war with China.
NIMS Announces $500,000 in Apprenticeship Grants, Support
“This contract gives us the unique opportunity to create more impact in our industry by expanding apprenticeships to underrepresented populations and to new companies looking to establish a sustainable talent pipeline," said Jim Wall, NIMS executive director.
Siemens Gives Clemson $357 Million in Software to Train Engineers 1
The software will be used in junior and senior level classes in the mechanical engineering and bioengineering departments, as well as by competitive teams at Clemson, such as Formula SAE.
Au auto worker on the factory floor.
US Payrolls Up 161,000 in October, Manufacturing Down 9,000 More 1
While the jobs market remains strong in general, the manufacturing sector shed jobs for the third straight month and has now lost 62,000 this year.
Ford Plans Drastic Cuts in Water Use by 2020
The company’s ultimate goal is to reduce its use of water in manufacturing all the way down to zero.
Faces of Manufacturing: Machining's a Thrill Ride for Former Drag Racer
My proudest moment would probably have to be when (Formtek's president) came to me and said, 'Pick out the machine that you feel we need.'"
Faces of Manufacturing: A Job Out of the Military Leads to a Sales Career
A regional sales manager at Bishop-Wisecarver Group talks about how "manufacturing chose me."
Faces of Manufacturing: a Co-op with Real-World Experience Leads to a Career
In honor of Manufacturing Day, an industrial maintenance training manager at Shaw Industries talks about helping build a Makerspace and getting kids interested in STEM careers.
Faces of Manufacturing: Leading the Family Business into a New Era
Jill Mayer, corporate president of Bead Industries in Connecticut, talks about taking the reins of the 103-year-old company started by her great-great grandfather.
Faces of Manufacturing: Taking Pride in Teamwork
Eric Latulippe, a silicon machine operator at FLEXcon, talks about the satisfaction, in addition to a good paycheck, he gets from his job.
Faces of Manufacturing: Sharing the Challenge of Process Improvement
Tim Endicott, process improvement manager at Ditch Witch, says the company "has started a lean journey and has become an even more exciting place to work."
Faces of Manufacturing: From Sales Rookie to Company President
Jill Bellak, president of MBX Systems, started out in computer parts sales 17 years ago not knowing 'the difference between a hard drive and a floppy disk.' That quickly changed.
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