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U.S. Manufacturing Jobs Hit 7-Year High

While some industrial indicators may suggest that the U.S. manufacturing sector is undergoing a tough time right now, the latest report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, released Friday, suggests that manufacturers are certainly not letting a few …
While some industrial indicators may suggest that the U.S. manufacturing sector is undergoing a tough time right now, the latest report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, r… http://www.gil-evevnts.gilcommunity.com/blog/us-manufacturing-jobs-hit-7-year-high/

If Manufacturing Equipment Were Simple, We Wouldn’t Need Skilled Labor

A recent article on Wired.com got me thinking about the beauty of product innovation and design simplicity, as well as the scarcity of skilled labor in manufacturing. In the article, the editors at Wired asked Glenn Lurie, who heads AT&T’s Emerging Device…
A recent article on Wired.com got me thinking about the beauty of product innovation and design simplicity, as well as the scarcity of skilled labor in manufacturing. In the ar… http://www.gil-evevnts.gilcommunity.com/discussion/if-manufacturing-equipment-were-simple-we-wouldnt-need-skill/

Manufacturers Should Take Small Bites Out of the Workforce Challenge

The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. This is sound advice for manufacturers struggling to staff up as older workers retire and replacement candidates show up without the needed skills.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. This is sound advice for manufacturers struggling to staff up as older workers retire and replacement candidates show… http://www.gil-evevnts.gilcommunity.com/discussion/manufacturers-should-take-small-bites-out-workforce-challeng/

What One Manufacturer Did About the Skills Shortage

The Manufacturing Executive community is a diverse group, made up of individuals in various leadership roles across a plethora of industries.
The Manufacturing Executive community is a diverse group, made up of individuals in various leadership roles across a plethora of industries. They represent many backgrounds and h… http://www.gil-evevnts.gilcommunity.com/discussion/what-one-manufacturer-did-about-skills-shortage/

Skills Shortage Called an Illusion

There's a great discussion already under way on Manufacturing Executive about the role of apprenticeship and training programs in the talent shortage.
There's a great discussion already under way on Manufacturing Executive about the role of apprenticeship and training programs in the talent shortage. After reading an articl… http://www.gil-evevnts.gilcommunity.com/discussion/skills-shortage-called-illusion/

Cluster Theory

Back in the late 1990s, Harvard professor and author Michael E. Porter started advocating the value of what he called clusters, geographic collections of companies in complementary industries and supporting educational institutions and government agencies…
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Germany’s Growing Skills Crisis: Time For Global Action?

In a culture renowned for its engineering and manufacturing prowess, it may seem strange that one of the world’s foremost manufacturing economies is facing a growing skills gap.
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