The value of recruiting women into business—including all aspects of manufacturing—has been researched to death. With a recent flurry of new attention, let's hope leaders will take action.
Is manufacturing losing its reputation as the gateway to the middle-class?
Research provides a new understanding of what drives the U.S. economy -- and sounds an alarm.
Taking the next step in our collective lean journey:
Approach lean as a systemized approach to problem-solving.
Leverage lean tools and practices as learning tools.
Build a company of problem-solvers.
Research shows that too many business leaders are failing to engage their employees.
Gallup State of Workplace Report
Harvard Business Review: The Impact of Employee Engagement
A convergence of several ready-for-primetime manufacturing technologies boosts manufacturer's optimism -- and image.
Musings on meeting the skill and education demands of next-generation manufacturing.
A proposal to reclassify manufacturers that rely on outsourcing threatens to turn trade, employment and other economic reports upside-down.
What we mean when we talk about U.S. manufacturing -- and how statistics can confuse the issue.