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Technological Advances In Human Resources

17

Apr
2019

A company’s most valuable resource is its people. It might sound trite, but it’s true. A competitor could make a carbon copy of every physical and administrative aspect of your business, but they’ll never be able to recreate all the wonderfully talented and diverse...

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Automated Machine Data Gathering Improves Efficiency

12

Apr
2019

Data-driven manufacturing one of the new buzzwords—for good reason. Think about it: Data has always driven manufacturing. Data about all kinds of things: orders placed, customer expectations, maintenance intervals, repairs, volume of activity, energy consumption, delivery dates and so much more. Today we’re seeing...

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Opportunity in Engineering is Increasing

08

Apr
2019
Categories :Business, Latest News

The engineering field is rich with opportunity. The pay is great and the demand is high, and getting higher Engineering is Well-Paid The US Department of Labor (USDL) ranked the top-paying engineering fields based on median salary, as published on ThomasNet.com. These categories, essential...

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China, Tariffs, And US Manufacturing

01

Apr
2019

The trade war with China has been in the news since Trump launched it via Twitter on March 2, 2018. Talks have been bogged down, but talking heads think that a deal is more likely now that the Mueller report has dropped, and Trump...

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Manufacturing Trends To Watch For 2019

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Mar
2019

Change happens fast in this brave new world. The manufacturing floor of 2020 will little resemble the manufacturing floor of 1970. Here are a few things that really pique my curiosity. How will these trends play out in the manufacturing industry? Recruitment and Workforce...

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Save Energy, Save Money

17

Mar
2019
Categories :Business, Latest News

Energy costs have a big impact on the bottom line at manufacturing plants. The U.S. Department of Energy estimates that the manufacturing industry spends $200 billion on energy, and almost a third of that ends up as wasted energy. The good news is: you’ve...

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Manufacturing Job Recovery Region

10

Mar
2019
Categories :Latest News

Manufacturing jobs are a useful metric to keep an eye on, if you’re in the manufacturing industry. They represent an interesting intersection between the state of the industry and the state of the economy as a whole. A recent blog article in Liberty Street...

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Prolong Equipment Life To Benefit Bottom Line

03

Mar
2019

Equipment represents a massive capital investment for any manufacturer. You want it to function and last to its fullest potential. Proper, proactive attention and maintenance can make a big difference. Prolonging the life of your equipment isn’t just about deferring replacement costs as long...

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Robot Race

04

Feb
2019

ROBOT REVOLUTION Did you ever imagine you’d have a robot in the plant? As we grew up with fictional robots over the last century, they’ve been both helpful and devious. Silicon Republic published a list of The 50 Greatest Robots in Pop Culture History,...

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Software as Service (SaaS)

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Jan
2019
Categories :Business, Latest News

SOFTWARE AS A SERVICE (SaaS) As you look back at 2018 and evaluate your wins and losses for the year, how does your software look? Does it fall in the “headache” category? Unfortunately, it’s also kind of a headache to consider what your new...

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