Next Generation

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Published: 11/6/2013

Military Readiness

A small nonprofit is demonstrating just how ready veterans are to transition into skilled manufacturing careers. The organization is helping vets and manufacturers at the same time. How far could this training model go?

Published: 10/3/2013

Volunteer to Teach

Could you share some of what you know about machining and manufacturing with high school students?

Published: 6/26/2013

Run for the School Board

Manufacturing leaders can do a lot of good within this elected office—for their communities, for young people and for their own businesses.

Published: 5/17/2013

On Knowledge

Advancing knowledge within manufacturing is key to advancing manufacturing.

Published: 12/6/2012

Looking for a Skilled Machinist?

We hear it a lot: Shop floor jobs are plentiful, but skilled workers to fill them are not.

Published: 6/15/2012

A Different Way In

What is a fitting entry point for a modern manufacturing career? Desktop 3D printing machines offer real promise.

Published: 9/18/2009

Chance Of A Lifetime

An international competition highlights the importance of skills training—and the need for broader support of our efforts here in the United States. 

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