A key element of the company's strategy is to develop the future workforce through partnerships with academia in order to foster interest in the sector and to ensure that future employees receive the education they need to be successful.
Despite millions of dollars spent in training every year by manufacturing companies, many still struggle to realize the expected ROI as measured in productivity, safety, and workforce skills coverage and versatility.
Rockwell Automation sure thinks so. The automation leader just wrapped up a pilot program that prepared 14 military veterans for the industrial workforce and exceeded expectations. Now it’s time for rapid expansion.