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5 Questions To Stop Asking Candidates — And Five To Start Asking | SmartRecruiters Blog

5 Questions To Stop Asking Candidates — And Five To Start Asking | SmartRecruiters Blog | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it

The business world is all about process. We are obsessed with process improvement, but paradoxically we are surrounded by horrible processes that go completely unremarked. We use stupid processes at work every day. .....Read More....

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Op-ed: Apprenticeships Help Close the Skills Gap | U.S.News

Op-ed: Apprenticeships Help Close the Skills Gap | U.S.News | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
Apprenticeship programs provide great value to apprentices and employers.
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What is Mechatronics and Advanced Manufacturing? - YouTube

A detailed look at the Mechatronics program at ECPI University and how it ties into Advanced Manufacturing and the robotics field as a career choice!

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5 Reasons Why the Manufacturing Industry Needs More Women | Official Apple Rubber Blog

5 Reasons Why the Manufacturing Industry Needs More Women | Official Apple Rubber Blog | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it

Women make up 47 percent of the labor force, but only 27 percent of the manufacturing workforce, Deloitte reports. What are manufacturers doing to fill this gender gap?

We pooled our resources to show why it’s crucial for manufacturing organizations to attract, retain and advance their share of talented women...Read More....

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Eric Winegardner: A new renaissance in the world of work -

Eric Winegardner: A new renaissance in the world of work - | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
Live from HRTechConf in Vegas, we are joined by Monster Worldwide's Eric Winegardner. We discuss a new renaissance in the world of work!
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Job training system in Mass. falls short, study says - The Boston Globe

Job training system in Mass. falls short, study says - The Boston Globe | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
Three out of five job openings by 2022 will require less than a bachelor’s degree, but many will need vocational training, post-secondary certificates, and associate degrees
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UW-Platteville - Part 1of 2: A Student Perspective on CNC- YouTube

Blog Post on University of Wisconsin-Platteville: http://www.tormach.com/blog/uwplatteville/ Taliesin: http://www.taliesinpreservation.org/ UW-Platteville: h...
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Scariest Things About the Manufacturing Skills Gap

Scariest Things About the Manufacturing Skills Gap | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
It won’t stay dead. In fact, over the next decade the skills gap is expected to grow to 2 million jobs going unfilled. It’s wearing a mask. Americans
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Vocademy | The Makerspace

Vocademy | The Makerspace | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it

We are the world's first education-focused makerspace. Vocademy is the best parts of makerspaces, school shop classes, trade schools, R&D labs, and dream garages, all in one place.  We have classes that can take anyone from absolute beginner, all the way to expert, and anywhere in between.  We provide the best combination of tools, equipment, instructors, access, and education. We offer hands-on skills training for kids, employees, teachers, students, organizations, and companies.  We are a community of makers, united by our desire to create amazing things and become more valuable to the world.  We invite you to come take a tour of our amazing facility and see what we offer...Read More....

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Engineering Manager at SurveyMonkey: Sara Gottlieb, Hackbright Alumna | Hackbright Academy

Engineering Manager at SurveyMonkey: Sara Gottlieb, Hackbright Alumna | Hackbright Academy | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
Hackbright alumna Sara Gottlieb graduated from The University of Vermont with her B.A. in Psychology, going on to attend Hackbright’s Software Engineering Fellowship in the Fall of 2012. In less than three years since graduating Hackbright, she has become an engineering manager at SurveyMonkey. Sara shares her story: How and when did you start getting interested …
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Manufacturing Tech Game via Edheads by Honda

Manufacturing Tech Game via Edheads by Honda | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it

Follow a technician through a day, checking, testing and maintaining machinery. TABLET FRIENDLY . Lots of Fun!

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More women are pursuing engineering degrees | Albuquerque Journal

More women are pursuing engineering degrees | Albuquerque Journal | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it

Most of us probably think of Gordon Moore or Elon Musk or even Herbert Hoover, not Grace Hopper, a pioneering computer scientist. The stereotypical engineer is male...Read More....

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Manchester NH wants its own Makerspace | NH Union Leader

Manchester NH wants its own Makerspace | NH Union Leader | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
On a Saturday afternoon at the See Science Center in the Millyard, an eclectic group of crafters, engineers, inventors and artisans has gathered in another session of the Makers in Manchester.
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Learn about diversity initiatives at ExxonMobil

Learn about diversity initiatives at ExxonMobil | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
ExxonMobil works to ensure that access to science, technology, engineering and mathematics education is made widely available. Learn more.
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Closing the Skills Gap One Apprentice at a Time

Closing the Skills Gap One Apprentice at a Time | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
A nationally recognized apprenticeship program at MTU America's plant in Aiken, S.C. is helping create a stream of talented young employees as American manufacturing combats a severe skills gap.
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Parents, teachers and guidance counselors in frequently discourage  young people from pursuing a manufacturing career.

There are unfortunate stereotypes of manufacturing; such as: "it’s not glamorous"; "it’s dirty, low-paying". "Your job is going to end up in China at some point,”

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This is what Elon Musk, Tony Hsieh and other successful business leaders ask job candidates

This is what Elon Musk, Tony Hsieh and other successful business leaders ask job candidates | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
Many top business leaders have their one favourite interview question that reveals everything they need to know about a job candidate. Here are 24 of them.
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HR Gets Creative to Hire Manufacturing Workers

HR Gets Creative to Hire Manufacturing Workers | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
With recruiting difficulty in manufacturing at high levels, how are companies attracting workers?
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Larry Heuser's curator insight, November 26, 2015 10:27 AM

Only 1 in 3 parents said they would encourage their child to pursue a career in the industry, according to the Deloitte report, and manufacturing ranked last as a career choice among Generation Y, ages 19 to 33. - See more at: http://www.shrm.org/publications/hrmagazine/editorialcontent/2015/1115/pages/1115-manufacturing-recruitment.aspx?sthash.l1r4MoOf.mjjo#sthash.l1r4MoOf.D4vg5SCu.dpuf

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Workforce Tips for Manufacturers

Workforce Tips for Manufacturers | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
This blog post is part one of a two part series.

As a manufacturer, you don’t want workers – you want company ambassadors. Workers are individuals who show up and get their tasks done. Company ambassadors are a team of employees who are enthusiasti
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Pathways to Advanced Manufacturing Student Internship Program- Sponsored by QMC Technologies, Inc. | FACTS VS MYTHS, SALARIES AND BENEFITS |

Pathways to Advanced Manufacturing Student Internship Program- Sponsored by QMC Technologies, Inc. | FACTS VS MYTHS, SALARIES AND BENEFITS | | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
A manufacturing and technical trade student internship program, located in Depew NY, dedicated to reversing the negative preconcieved notions of the manufacturing industry. Showing students the latest technologies, job availability and benefits of working in such a booming indsutry. Encouraging the next generation to take over the reigns of such an integral industry to the US economy.
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Top 10 Skills You Need at Work That Have Nothing to Do with Your Job

Top 10 Skills You Need at Work That Have Nothing to Do with Your Job | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
Hiring managers make the difficult decision of who the best candidate is for the job based not just on the specific job requirements but also basic “soft skills” every worker should have, like communication and teamwork. Here are the top 10 additional job skills everyone needs.
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DCC program meeting need for local industrial maintenance workers

DCC program meeting need for local industrial maintenance workers | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
Demand for industrial maintenance workers is on the rise, both in Danville and nationwide, and Danville Community College’s new integrated systems technology program is meeting that need.
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A new understanding of Millennials: Generational differences reexamined | Deloitte University Press

A new understanding of Millennials: Generational differences reexamined | Deloitte University Press | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
Millennials are widely thought to be less loyal to their employers than their older colleagues. But numbers indicate a new understanding of Millennials and generational differences is necessary, against the backdrop of prevailing economic conditions.
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Untapped Talent Pool for Manufacturers - Manufacturing Talk Radio

Untapped Talent Pool for Manufacturers - Manufacturing Talk Radio | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 1PM ET – The net you’re casting to capture manufacturing talent may be riddled with holes. As the manufacturing skills gap looms larger every year, companies will be missing valuable opportunities to meet their needs if the talent pool of Americans with disabilities is overlooked. Listen-in as Tim Grady and …
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Edge Foundation Annual Lecture focuses on bridging skills gap | FE Week

Edge Foundation Annual Lecture focuses on bridging skills gap | FE Week | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it

“People without jobs and jobs without people” was Australian chief executive Nicholas Wyman’s chosen topic for the 2015 Edge Foundation Annual Lecture, as he spoke about the challenge of the ‘skills gap’.


Mr Wyman delivered his keynote speech to an audience at Glaziers Hall, in London Bridge, following an introduction from former Education Secretary and Edge Foundation chair Lord Kenneth Baker. ..Read More....

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‘Time is now’ for action on manufacturing - New Hampshire Business Review - October 16 2015

‘Time is now’ for action on manufacturing - New Hampshire Business Review - October 16 2015 | Manufacturing Jobs & Workforce Today | Scoop.it

New England has the potential to be a world-class manufacturing cluster, but “the time is now to act and we have to act together,” Alison Lands, senior manager in Deloitte’s Strategy & Operations practice told the crowd at the 13th Annual Governor’s Advanced Manufacturing and High Technology Summit, held Oct. 9 in Manchester...Read More....

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