Workforce Development
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Smartforce
By Greg JonesOct 02, 2022

Workforce: Keeping Pace With a Changing Economy and Emerging Technologies

The need for smarter in-house training solutions is now more vitally important than ever to U.S. manufacturing companies.

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Smartforce
By Kathy Keyes WebsterSep 28, 2022

Grinders and Smoothies Inspire Gen Z

Organized. Fun. Lit. Generous. Sleek. These are some of the words students and teachers used to describe United Grinding’s open house tour of its high-tech industrial facility in Miamisburg, Ohio.

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Smartforce
By Kathy Keyes WebsterAug 22, 2022

Tips on Finding and Keeping Good Workers

Gain fresh ideas on workforce development and retention in the Job Shops Program sessions at IMTS 2022, sponsored by AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology. Sneak peek at three effective strategies presented at AMT’s 2022 MFG Meeting.

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Smartforce
By Catherine “Cat” RossAug 15, 2022

These Nine Organizations Won Federal Money to Bolster Manufacturing Workforce Training Programs

Last week the Commerce Department’s Economic Development Administration announced the winners of $500 million worth of grants to develop workforce training programs. The half-billion in funding will be spread out among 15 different economic sectors ...

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Advocacy
By Harry MoserAug 10, 2022

Moser on Manufacturing

In part two, I discuss the reshoring decision shift based on “doing the math” with TCO (total cost of ownership). I also look at workforce development and future projections.

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Smartforce
By Kathy Keyes WebsterAug 01, 2022

New Program in KY Brings 3D Printing Skills to People in Need

Fueled by a vision to make 3D technology accessible to everyone, Somerset Community College is providing free training and additive manufacturing equipment to underserved populations in Kentucky.

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Technology
By Peter R. EelmanJul 28, 2022

Beyond the Exhibits

From software to hardware, and from ideas to implementation, IMTS is the place for solutions. But what too often gets overlooked is that IMTS is also the place for You!

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Smartforce
By Catherine “Cat” RossJul 19, 2022

Student Summit to Feature the ‘Manufacturing Technology Classroom of the Future’ at IMTS 2022

Thousands of students will convene to explore the digital technologies underpinning manufacturing, space exploration, and more.

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Technology
By Peter R. EelmanMay 27, 2022

Why Is IMTS 2022 the Place for Job Shops?

IMTS 2022 offers job shop stakeholders the technology, new products, practical learning, and networking opportunities that will grow their businesses and profit margins, make them more resilient, and help them adapt to changing markets and ...

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Technology
By AMTMay 25, 2022

Manufacturing Matters

Check in for the highlights, headlines, and hijinks that matter to manufacturing. These lean news items keep you updated on the latest developments.

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