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By Stephen LaMarcaMay 20, 2022

AMT Tech Report: Issue #208

Not your pappy’s inconel. Accessible CT scanning. Fewer people are “jobless.” B9Creations’ 10th anniversary turning innovation up to 11. Durable goods orders on the rise.

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By Benjamin MosesMay 13, 2022

AMT Tech Trends: Ti-talian

Ben and Steve get spicy over AMS, MES, and CRM nonsense, then Stephen tears off on a startup rant before introducing the sponsor: AM Radio, and finally going into a testbed update.

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By Greg JonesMay 10, 2022

Re-thinking Your Industry Advisory Council Model

A working model for IT advisory councils has been developed that can easily be adopted to manufacturing: The Business and Industry Leadership Teams initiative prescribes seven common-sense tactics for a successful partnership between industry and academia.

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By Catherine “Cat” RossApr 21, 2022

Anoka Technical College Answers the Call for More CNC Service Techs

When a group of Minneapolis-area manufacturers couldn’t find qualified CNC service techs, they took matters into their own hands and helped develop a new two-year degree program at Anoka Technical College. Learn more.

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By Chris CzarnikApr 19, 2022

Invigorate Your Hiring Process

Has finding qualified employees become an all-consuming headache for your company? If you answered yes, you must attend recruiting expert Chris Czarnik’s presentation on proven strategies for attracting talent at AMT’s 2022 MFG Meeting, April 27-30.

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By Peter R. EelmanApr 04, 2022

Digital Manufacturing. Implemented.

IMTS 2022 is coming to Chicago Sept. 12-17. Get a sneak peek at the digital manufacturing practices and products designed to address the industry’s most pressing needs.

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By Stephen LaMarcaApr 01, 2022

AMT Tech Report: Issue #201

Coming to a 3D printer near you: machine monitoring. What happened to augmented reality? Oh snap! We heard back from AR! Polymer fiber-reinforced cement. BMW's new SC press shop.

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By Douglas K. WoodsApr 01, 2022

Higher and Hire: Dynamic Work Cultures Attract Great Staff

If you create a company that promotes driving forward and learning from failure as integral parts of its way of work, you are likely to have a company that is going to attract those people you need.

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By Benjamin MosesMar 23, 2022

Is Augmented Reality Still a Thing?

Has augmented reality gone the way of Google Glass? Find out how manufacturers have been implementing this useful technology in design, assembly, and training processes to great success – and where there may be limitations.

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By Catherine “Cat” RossMar 15, 2022

West Virginia’s Stellar Apprentice Program Deploys Skilled Apprentices Across America

West Virginia’s Advanced Manufacturing Technology Center is a strategic resource helping manufacturers provide pre-apprenticeships, registered apprenticeship programs, and high-tech training for new and incumbent employees.

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