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Manufacturing Job Openings Pulled Back in August but Remained Elevated

Oct. 12, 2016
Manufacturing job openings pulled back in August but remained elevated relative to net hiring, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Industryweek 13545 Cybersecurity
Technology and IIoT

Cybersecurity -- Manufacturers are More Than Aware

Oct. 4, 2016
October is recognized as National Cybersecurity Awareness Month.
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The Economy

Manufacturing Job Openings Accelerated in July

Sept. 8, 2016
The Bureau of Labor Statistics said that manufacturing job openings accelerated in July for the second straight month.
Industryweek 11582 Durable Goods
The Economy

New Durable Goods Orders Fell Sharply in June on Reduced Aircraft Sales and Broader Weaknesses

July 29, 2016
Beyond automobiles, other segments with higher orders in June were communications equipment (up 6.0 percent) and (primary metals (up 0.8 percent).
Industryweek 11541 Air Balloon
The Economy

Markit: Manufacturing Sentiment Eased in Eurozone after Brexit Vote

July 25, 2016
Interestingly, the last Markit survey’s responses on Eurozone manufacturing activity were due on June 23, the day of the “Brexit” vote for the United Kingdom to exit the European...
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Philly Fed: Manufacturing Activity Expanded Somewhat in June, but Growth Remained a Challenge

June 16, 2016
The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia said that manufacturing activity rebounded in June after contracting in both April and May.
Industryweek 11250 Startsmall
Small & Mid-Size Manufacturers

NFIB: Small Business Sentiment Edged Slightly Higher in May

June 14, 2016
The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) said that sentiment among small business owners edged slightly higher in May.
Industryweek 11196 Economy

Business Economists Lower Their Outlook for 2016

June 8, 2016
Economists with the National Association for Business Economics (NABE) have lowered their outlook for 2016 in their latest quarterly survey.
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Public Policy

Permit Traps – Proceed at Your Own Risk

May 24, 2016
Government decisions derailing permits for infrastructure projects raise serious questions about future access and the cost of energy in this country.