Workforce en Top 10 Supply Chain Schools of 2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Our annual look at the top 10 U.S. university programs for supply chain management and logistics. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education / Training Supply Chain The Latest Sun, 25 Jun 2017 00:20:00 +0000 721771 at Manufacturing Trends: IndustryWeek/PwC Webinar Series <div class="field-deck"> An IndustryWeek-hosted webinar series, in partnership with PwC, sponsored by Epicor </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="" /> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, September 7, 2017 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-time-description"> 4 Sessions of 1 hour each </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Free </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">Attend this 4-part series in partnership PricewaterhouseCoopers. From operations, to digital, to workforce, to future growth, this series will help you transform your manufacturing business.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela"> </div> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 1250pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automation Competitiveness Digital Tools Emerging Technologies Product Development Research & Development Growth Strategies Strategic Planning & Execution Systems Integration Innovation Operations Technology Workforce Webinars Sat, 24 Jun 2017 12:00:00 +0000 490231 at Reining in Healthcare Costs: One Company’s Success Story <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Healthcare costs at manufacturer Maclean-Fogg have risen 7.5% total since 2009—when, for most companies of that size, 7.5% per year is closer to the norm. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Compensation Strategies IndustryWeek Best Plants Workforce The Latest Fri, 23 Jun 2017 19:58:00 +0000 721991 at Thinkstock Auto Slowdown Flashes Caution Lights for Manufacturing Growth — and Trump <div class="field-byline"> Mark Muro, Senior Fellow, Metropolitan Policy Program at Brookings </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With production in the auto industries slowing, other production industries are going to have to step up to confirm that working class hiring is up—or next year’s mid-term elections may get dicey. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies & Executives Global Economy Workforce The Changing Automotive Landscape The Latest Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:22:00 +0000 721611 at Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images Uber Said It Will Cover Engineer's 'Bad Acts' Like Secrets Theft <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>That promise -- buried in the fine print of an otherwise straightforward employment contract for an executive -- emerged in documents unsealed last week in San Francisco federal court.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Compensation Strategies Companies & Executives Corporate Responsibility Labor / Employment Policy The Changing Automotive Landscape The Latest Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:11:00 +0000 721511 at 5 Ways Engineers Can Better Manage Their Student Loan Payments <div class="field-byline"> Andrew Josuweit </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Check out these five ways to ease the burden of monthly student loan payments or simply pay off your loans as fast as possible.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Compensation Strategies Education / Training Leadership Workforce The Latest Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:09:00 +0000 720951 at Michelin to Cut Nearly 2,000 Jobs Worldwide <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The announcement comes despite Michelin reporting a 43% rise in net profit for 2016 to $1.8 billion.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Workforce The Latest Thu, 22 Jun 2017 17:41:00 +0000 720561 at Why Tesla and Waymo Can't Keep Their Self-Driving Talent <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“Very few humans on the face of the planet have this skill set,” said Sophie Thomas, a principal at San Francisco recruiting firm Riviera Partners. “Add in the pressure of building a system that can work and won’t kill people on the street--it’s a rare find.”</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Recruiting / Retention Leadership Technology Workforce The Latest Thu, 22 Jun 2017 03:03:00 +0000 719821 at Getty Images MiraCosta College's Technology Career Institute Fills Manufacturers' Training Needs <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>California community college uses federal grant to beef up machinist and other manufacturing training programs.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education / Training Workforce The Latest Wed, 21 Jun 2017 19:49:00 +0000 719551 at MiraCosta Technology Career Institute Ford to Save $1 Billion Building Focus in China, Not Mexico <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div> The company will be testing both consumer appetite for China-built cars and the tolerance of President Donald Trump, who has criticized automakers for importing vehicles from overseas.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Competitiveness Supply Chain Workforce The Latest Tue, 20 Jun 2017 17:03:00 +0000 717491 at <p>2018 Limited-Edition Focus RS</p> Ford Motor Co.