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Need Skilled Workers? Start Your Own University
How a small company, DeWys Manufacturing, started a 'little school' in its plant that's paid off, big time.
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Nov 19, 2015
Closing the Manufacturing Workforce Skills Gap
To develop the workforce needed for smart factories, manufacturers must incorporate lifelong learning into their business plans....
Nov 11, 2015
San Diego Region Identifies and Tackles the Skills Gap
San Diego brings together public and private resources to identify and address the skills gap in manufacturing and other sectors....
Nov 11, 2015
Mining Experts Share Best Practices for Safety Inspections
MSHA has different rules than OSHA; being open and documenting everything during a visit from an inspector may save you headaches later....
Oct 30, 2015
To Solve the Skilled Workforce Shortage, Manufacturing Executives Must Respect People Who Work With Their Hands
Manufacturers seeking skilled workers would do well to honor and reward the part of their workforce who can work with their hands....
Oct 28, 2015
Why College is not the Only -- or the Best -- Solution to Bridging the Skills Gap
To bridge the nation's skills gap, the Republican presidential hopefuls -- and their Democratic counterparts -- must think beyond the promises of providing access to a college education....
Oct 12, 2015
Denso's Approach to Finding Skilled Workers
How do you recruit and train the next generation of automotive supply chain workers? Turn over every rock--and then rustle up some more rocks....
Oct 5, 2015
Behind the Scenes at Ford's Internship Program
Ford is steadily increasing the number of summer interns it brings in each year. Here's how it attracts the best talent....
Sep 30, 2015
High School Confidential: Manufacturing is Cool
SME Education Foundation is working to change the image of manufacturing and prepare youth for careers in advanced manufacturing....
Sep 28, 2015
Why Leadership Training is Mostly B.S.
U.S. businesses spend billions of dollars on leadership training annually. A leading educator says most of it is "useless."...
Sep 18, 2015
Call for Speakers: 2016 IndustryWeek Manufacturing & Technology Conference & Expo
IndustryWeek invites speakers to submit proposals for the 2016 IW Manufacturing and Technology Conference & Expo (formerly the IW Best Plants Conference)....
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